Arts and Culture This Week

May 3-25

Much Ado About Nothing

Much Ado About Nothing

Artistic director L. Peter Callender helm this 1940s take on Shakespeare’s c...

Theater

Apr. 25-May 4

Bay Area Dance Week

Bay Area Dance Week

The entire Bay Area dance community (North Bay, South Bay, East Bay and San ...

Dance

May 16

Oakland East Bay Symphony

Oakland East Bay Symphony

Michael Morgan celebrates the organization’s silver anniversary by conductin...

Music

May 9

Pew Fellowship Poets

Pew Fellowship Poets

The Poetry Center at San Francisco State University presents a showcase of f...

Literary Arts

May 24 & 25

36th Carnaval Festival and Parade

36th Carnaval Festival and Parade

FIFA’s World Cup unites soccer fans worldwide and this year it will unite th...

Festivals

May 2-9

Locke

Locke

British filmmaker Steven Knight, screenwriter of “Eastern Promises” and “Dir...

Film/Video

May 9

Returning Current w/ Daniela Gesundheit & Katy P

Returning Current w/ Daniela Gesundheit & Katy P

For this L@TE Friday night, Katy Payne teaches the principles, structures an...

Museums

Mar. 21-Apr. 25

Jim Hodges

Jim Hodges

Jim Hodges conceptual sculptural work explores notions of fragility and temp...

Galleries

May 3, 10, 17, 24 & 31

Afternoon Art

Afternoon Art

These drop-in workshops at the Randall Museum feature a host of opportunitie...

Children

UNTIL June

SFS for $15

SFS for $15

Tickets to a San Francisco Symphony concert for $15? That’s right—and my bro...

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Arts & Culture Itineraries

We’ve created itineraries which feature favorites of local luminaries to spark ideas.  Make your stay extraordinary by planning the most brilliant Arts & Culture itinerary of your own. 

 

The Classicist

Featuring Elana Altman, San Francisco Ballet Soloist
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The Greenie

Featuring Michael Pollan, best-selling author and James Beard award recipient
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The Trendsetter

Featuring Traci Des Jardin, Chef and Owner of Jardiniere, Americaʼs Top Chef Contestant
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The Bohemian

Featuring Larry Harvey, Founder, Burning Man
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The Eccentric

Featuring Jack Dorsey, co-Founder, Twitter
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The Entrepreneur

Featuring Craig Newmark, Founder, craiglist.org
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The Artist

Featuring Sanjay Patel, Artist and Pixar Animator
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Editor's Picks

Explore the New Home of the Exploratorium

Explore the New Home of the Exploratorium

The Exploratorium is now open at Pier 15 at the heart of our beloved San Francisco waterfront...more

Museum of Craft and Design Opening

Museum of Craft + Design Reopens in Dogpatch

Reopening Saturday, April 6th, the Museum of Craft and Design is ready to showcase their new museum space in the Dogpatch neighborhood of San Francisco...more

Human Odyssey at California Academy of Sciences

Human Odyssey — Now Open

Did you know that humans almost went extinct 90,000 to 70,000 years ago? Learn about that close call, and the milestones which dot our species’ evolutionary history as you explore the origins of humanity....more

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