Upcoming Events By Date

Sean Dorsey Dance

The voices of the '90s AIDS epidemic come to life through oral history, original music and choreography.
May 1417
Dance Mission

Lyrics Born

One of the Bay's most prolific indie hip-hop staples debuts his new full-length, Real People, in a sure-to-be energetic live show.
May 15
The Independent

Daniel Alarcon

Daniel Alarcon's At Night We Walk in Circles is the 2015 focus of One Book One Marin. He'll be in conversation with Michael Krasny on May 19 at Dominican University.
May 19
Angelico Hall, Dominican University

Andrew Keen

Internet provocateur Andrew Keen appears at Kepler's Books on May 20 in support of his book 'The Internet Is Not the Answer.'
May 20
Kepler’s Books

Oakland Ballet 50th Anniversary

At its height in the 1980s and ’90s, the Oakland Ballet was an internationally significant ballet company, largely due to founding artistic director Ronn Guidi’s missio ...
May 23
Paramount Theater

BottleRock 2015

Three-day festival passes go on sale January 8 at 10am for this newish Napa wine-food-music hoedown.
May 2931
Napa County Fairgrounds

Neutral Milk Hotel

Jeff Mangum brings his resurrected outfit to the relatively small confines of Petaluma's Phoenix Theater for an intimate evening of intrigue and wonder.
Jun 11
Phoenix Theater

Aretha Franklin

After a tumultuous early life, a decades-long-reign as the Queen of Soul, and of course, her famous hat at President Obama’s 2008 inauguration, Aretha Franklin finally return ...
Aug 10
Oracle Arena


The perpetually provocative blonde one returns to the Bay Area on Oct. 19 — here are several ways to get tickets ahead of the general public onsale on Monday, Mar. 9.
Oct 19
SAP Center