The official Treasure Island Night Shows have just been announced! If two full days of music at the festival isn’t enough for you, don’t miss these fabulous shows all over the city.
Hundred Waters & TOPS // Nightlife at California Academy of Sciences // October 15
Albert Hammond Jr. // The Independent // October 16th
Jessica Pratt // Swedish American Hall // October 16th
AUTECHRE // Mezzanine // October 16th
YACHT // The Independent // October 17th
Kero Kero Bonito // Swedish American Hall // October 17th
Atlas Sound // Swedish American Hall // October 18th
This year Treasure Island will debut a brand new comedy tent, curated by Funny or Die! The new stage will be sure to make even the saltiest of sea dogs chuckle, stay tuned for more details.
Irish indie folk band Villagers (largely the solo project of Conor O’Brien) write beautifully tender songs about love and relationships, and their recent third album has won wide critical acclaim from a 7.0 Pitchfork review to a nomination for Britain’s Mercury Prize. They’ll be bringing their signature crooning sound to the Swedish American Hall on October 3rd, tickets go on sale Friday at 10am.
We’re proud and excited to announce the third annual 20th Street Block Party! This year the day-long event will be held Saturday, September 12 from noon to 6:00 p.m. on 20th Street between Harrison and Bryant streets in the Mission district. The free neighborhood block party will celebrate the unique, vibrant neighborhood we all know and love, and bring out some of the community’s best sights, sounds and flavors.
This year’s block party will offer a bevy of music, food, and art including performances by Thao & the Get Down Stay Down, Nick Waterhouse, Dominant Legs, Andrew St. James, Fine Points, No Vacation, & the SF Rock Project.
With the lineup of stellar Bay Area musical talent providing the soundtrack, the 20th Street Block Party will also feature some of the community’s best restaurants and dining spots offering the area’s most delicious food and drink. Ne Timeas Restaurant Group is curating an amazing lineup of participating eateries to choose from, and culinary fans will love their cooking demo stage.
Admission is free to the 20th Street Block Party, and food and drink will be available for purchase. VIP tickets are available for $95 and will offer access to a private lounge, restrooms, free food and drinks, and special stage view areas. RSVP on Facebook and DotheBay for updates and a chance to win a pair of VIP tickets!
For more information on the event, please visit www.20thstreetblockparty.com.
Get warmed up for #TI2015 with a Treasure Island Night Show featuring the captivating Jessica Pratt! Her unique voice has enchanted caudiences since before the release of her debut album in 2012, and now the LA based singer/songwriter is heading up north for the best weekend of the year. Start off your weekend right with a little serenade, tickets on sale now.