Open daily 11-7 and every Friday until 9

653 Chenery St in San Francisco's Glen Park

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Sunday, May 1st – 7:30-10:00 pm
Eric Shifrin & the In Crowd

canyon moonlight music series, every Sunday night

Get in with the In Crowd Pianist Eric Shifrin & Friends Tom Griesser, sax; Paul Smith, bass; Randy Odell, drums Sunday, May 1st - 7:30-10:00 pm No cover charge … [Read more...]

Support jazz in the bookshop…

...and much more! Whether it's to help us present live jazz, poetry or whatever-- or just to show your love and solidarity -- make a contribution to the Bird & Beckett Cultural Legacy Project.  You'll be glad of it. Click here or the … [Read more...]

Monday, February 1st – 7-9 pm
Featured Poets + Open Mic!

Jerry Ferraz hosts our twice-monthly poetry series. Buford Bunton and Steve Carolan feature tonight, followed by an  open mic. Bring something to read! Don't write poetry? You can always bring the work of a favorite poet to share. Of course, poets … [Read more...]

Saturday, December 19th – 7:30-10 pm
The Jazzling Twintet

Heshima Mark Williams presents The Jazzling Twintet at Bird & Beckett's Saturday night jazz club... Vivian Warkentin, violin, is Assistant Concertmaster of Oakland Symphony, and an active freelancer. She’s studied jazz with David … [Read more...]

Wednesday, December 9th – 7 pm
AMERARCANA: A Bird & Beckett Review
Issue SIX Release Party

The long overdue SIXTH issue of AMERARCANA: A Bird & Beckett Review is now available, featuring art by Will Yackulic and writing by Garrett Caples, Tongo Eisen-Martin, Derek Fenner, Jackqueline Frost, Evan Kennedy, Frank Lima, Jason Morris, Rod … [Read more...]