The all-female rock band Antigone Rising will play at their third annual BeachFest at Sea Cliff Beach beginning at 7 p.m. on Sept. 17, celebrating the work of their educational foundation Girls Rising.

Girls Rising inspires young girls and LGBT youth to pursue non-traditional career paths and assures children that it’s OK to play, think, act and be different. Learn more about the foundation at

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The SummerStrings! Rockestra, an orchestra made up of local kids primarily in fifth grade and older, is scheduled to join Antigone Rising at about 7:30 p.m.

BeachFest is an annual event that will begin this year at 2 p.m. and feature various musical entertainment.