Jun 24 - Oct 09, 2017

“Edvard Munch: Between the Clock and the Bed” at SFMOMA

The Norwegian Expressionist best known for “The Scream” was one of the most celebrated and controversial artists of his time. The exhibition features 45 works by Munch (1863-1944) about art, love, mortality and the ravages of time. Six of the paintings on display have never been exhibited in the United States. 151 3rd St., 415.357.4000, sfmoma.org

Jun 06-19, 2017

San Francisco Jazz Festival

The 35th SF Jazz Festival brings 25 concerts to the city’s top venues, including SFJazz Center, Davies Symphony Hall and Herbst Theatre. A free festival kick-off party in Hayes Valley gets things started June 6, followed by nearly two weeks of performances by world-renown artists and local talent. Monty Alexander, Fred Hersch, Julian Lage and Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orchestra are just a few highlights to look forward to. July and August bring the Summer Sessions concert series, featuring even more big-name performers. sfjazz.org

Jun 17, 2017

Family Fun Day on the steamboat Natchez

2:30-4:30pm. Steamboat Natchez, moored along the Riverwalk. steamboatnatchez.com

Jul 01 - Oct 01, 2017

National Geographic Photo Ark

The National Geographic Photo Ark at Melbourne Zoo is a travelling exhibition showcasing photographer Joel Sartore’s work. The Photo Ark is an ambitious project committed to documenting every species living in the world’s zoos and other wildlife sanctuaries – inspiring people not just to care, but also to help protect these animals for future generations by supporting on-the-ground conservation efforts.

Jun 25 - Aug 27, 2017

Stern Grove Festival

This summer-long concert series has been a San Francisco tradition for 80 years, presenting concerts every Sunday at 2 pm through the end of August. The festival opens with The Big Picnic starring Kool and the Gang.

Jun 24 - Sep 24, 2017

“Degas, Impressionism, and the Paris Millinery Trade” at the Legion of Honor

The exhibit features 60 Impressionist paintings and pastels by Edgar Degas, Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Édouard Manet, Mary Cassatt and Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec.

Jun 23-25, 2017

San Francisco Symphony presents “American Mavericks”

Led by music director Michael Tilson Thomas, this concert features works by Charles Ives, Lou Harrison, Antheil and a piece by MTT himself inspired by a Carl Sandburg poem. 

Jun 21 - Oct 01, 2017

“Charles Howard: A Margin of Chaos” at Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

The first exhibition in over six decades of Howard’s work, this exhibition showcases more than 50 works by the abstract known for his contributions to the Surrealist and abstract art movements.

Jun 17-18, 2017

North Beach Festival

The city’s oldest street fair returns with live music, Italian street painting, 125 arts and crafts booths, food and drink. See the Blessing of the Animals ceremony and The Shrine of St. Francis of Assisi both days from 2-3pm. sresproductions.com

Jun 16-17, 2017

The Gay Kitchen Sink

The San Francisco Gay Men’s Chorus joins The Kinsey Sicks Dragapella Beautyshop Quartet to celebrate Pride at the Nourse Theater.