The Fillmore

Music Venue, Rock Club
1805 Geary Blvd (at Fillmore St)
San Francisco, CA 94115
(415) 346-6000



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  • SF: Be sure to grab a free apple and free concert poster at SF's most historic (and hospitable) live music venue. -IFC Staff
  • Visit the Poster Room upstairs for a visual history lesson of artists who have played The Fillmore. Team Live Nation
  • Get the best view of the stage from upstairs, the green room if you can.
  • Make sure to grab a free apple as you enter The Fillmore! Team Live Nation
  • ladies: bring an extra hair tie - if your show's sold out, you can use it to get that free poster home safe! fellas: i dunno... make sure you grab an apple or something.
  • Check out the amaZing Willie Nelson sculpture in the main bar
  • Go and catch a sold out show. Say "hi" to the greeter, grab a fresh apple, and receive your free limited edition poster on the way out.
  • The poster room has a great vantage point & is a fun place to hang out during opening bands that you're not that into.
  • Dont leave without checking out the upstairs Poster Roomwith psychedelic vintage poster artand without grabbing a free apple.
  • So close to Japan town you should really grab a bite there, so much food within walking distance and easy to get to and from via public transport. Make sure you grab an apple on your way inand out.
  • When The Fillmore re-opened on April 27, 1994, it was The Smashing Pumpkins playing an unannounced surprise show that filled the venue with music once again.
  • SF Weekly's Best Of 2011 - Reader's Poll - BEST LIVE MUSIC VENUE
  • The greeter's name is Tim (the guy in the cowboy attire). Sometimes the apple barrel is removed at the band's request. Free posters are handed out to concertgoers after *most* sold out shows.
  • Don't forget to grab a free apple on your way out after concerts!
  • Make sure to grab a free apple as you enter The Fillmore!
  • Go to The Fillmore and see a great show. Make sure to bring some $ for beer, a cocktail, or some bar food upstairs!
  • First Time Here And It Was For A Yung Lean Concert! Such A Sick Venue, And I Also Enjoyed The Photo Art Around The Hallway Area!
  • Free apples, free posters, awesome shows. Hard to find a bad view. Check out the posters upstairs and stop by the bar while you're up there!
  • If you want your souvenir poster, you'll have to wait until the very end of the show. It's worth it, as they're often beautifully designed.

Nearby places

1601 Fillmore St (at Geary)
1795 Geary Blvd (at Fillmore St)
2020 Fillmore St (at California St)