Entertainment Commission

We permit and regulate entertainment for venues and events in San Francisco.

Services

Shared Spaces parklet structure with yellow labels showing maximum dimensions
Renew your Shared Spaces permit before it expires

Pandemic Shared Spaces permits (SSPs) and JAM permits expire 3/31/23. Parklet operators should submit a SSP application by 1/15/23.

To continue hosting outdoor entertainment in your Shared Space, read our FAQs: https://sf.gov/information/transitioning-your-jam-or-just-add-music-per…

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The Entertainment Commission supports a thriving entertainment and nightlife culture that balances the needs of the City’s entertainment community, its audiences, and its neighbors across all district neighborhoods.

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Staff

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Maggie Weiland
Executive Director
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Kaitlyn Azevedo
Deputy Director
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Dylan Rice
Senior Analyst
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May Liang
Commission Secretary
Permit Administrator
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Michael  Fiorentino
Inspector
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Andrew  Zverina
Senior Inspector

Commissioners

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Ben Bleiman
Commission President
Industry Representative
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Dori Caminong
Commission Vice President
Neighborhood Representative
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Lt. Dave Falzon
Entertainment Commissioner
Law Enforcement Representative
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Al Perez
Entertainment Commissioner
Neighborhood Representative
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Laura Thomas
Entertainment Commissioner
Public Health Representative
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Stephen Torres
Entertainment Commissioner
Industry Representative
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Cyn Wang
Entertainment Commissioner
Urban Planning Representative

Contact

Entertainment Commission

49 South Van Ness Ave.
Suite 1482
San Francisco, CA 94103

Mon to Fri, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

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Phone

Entertainment Commission

Do you have a sound complaint? Call 311, or visit https://sf.gov/report-venue-or-event-sound-issue

Request public records

Email dylan.rice@sfgov.org to submit a request.

Archived website

See previous website archived July 2022.