LAST August 6, 11:30 am. One-day tickets for Saturday have sold out but day passes are still available for Sunday.
August 6, 9:30 a.m. San Francisco’s Outside Lands generally sells out. Not this year. One-day tickets are still available for Saturday and Sunday.
If you don’t know whether to get a last-minute ticket, my advice after spending the day there on Friday is to go, even if you don’t feel overwhelmed by the line-up and only know a few bands playing (see our recommendations here). ). The best part of my day was discovering artists I wasn’t familiar with, like Zambian artist Sampa the Great, who delivered a viscous swirl of jazz-soaked hip-hop, rap, and Afrobeats; and Fay Webster, who wowed her audience with whispery, lovesick indie-country ballads while she played guitar.