Event Information

The 93rd Burning of Will Shuster's Zozobra takes place on the Friday before Labor Day, September 1, 2017

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2017, Year Four of the Decades Project, brings Zozobra into the 1950s Rock n' Roll era!

The Burning of Zozobra Event Times: Friday, September 1, 2017

Gates Open at 3:00 pm
Official Events begin with Live Entertainment at 7:00 pm
Lights out at 9:30 pm (weather permitting)
Burning for the 93rd time since 1924 on Friday, September 1, 2017

The Burning of Zozobra Event Location

The Burning of Zozobra is a rain-or-shine event, taking place annually on the Friday before Labor Day at Fort Marcy Park, located a few short blocks from the historic Santa Fe Plaza.

For a detailed map of the event, click here.

Event Schedule

The 2017 Zozobra Schedule of entertainment is as follows:
3:00 pm Gates Open

4:20 to 5:15 PM winner of the Boy's and Girls club Battle of the Bands "Illegal Aliens", a talented group of local SF young adults will perform

Fritz & The Blue Jays harmonica blues driven tunes
The always fun and amazing Fun Addix , will get everyone dancing.
Opening remarks at 7:00 PM
Latin fun music from Simpatico 7:04 to 7:49
Fiesta Council entrance from 7:50 to 8:00 PM
Pop sensation Los 5 from 8:05 to 9:00 PM
9:00 pm BEACHBALL TOSS SONG
9:30 LIGHTS OUT FOR 93rd ZOZOBRA (Weather permitting

Our commitment to our traditions is unwavering!