Upcoming Events By Date

Taylor Swift

The reigning pop queen brings her '1989' tour, in all its celeb-guest-studded glory, to the South Bay.
Aug 1415
Levi’s Stadium

JB Smoove

Best known for his work on Larry David's 'Curb Your Enthusiasm,' JB Smoove is one of those comedians that has a "funny switch," but in his case, it's a lever that goes from "calm a ...
Aug 1415
Tommy T’s

KQED: The Do List Live

The Dodos, Echo Brown, Killing My Lobster and Tiffany Austin join The Do List hosts Cy Musiker and David Wiegand for a night at The Chapel in San Francisco.
Aug 18
The Chapel

Slavyanka Presents ‘All-Night Vigil (Vespers)’

One of the region's most prominent choruses specializing in the Russian musical repertoire celebrates the 100th anniversary of a seminal choral work by Sergei Rachmaninoff with a s ...
Aug 2123
Unnamed Venue

Fat Wrecked for 25 Years

When NOFX frontman “Fat” Mike Burkett started his record label Fat Wreck Chords with his then wife Erin 25 years ago, it was probably more about making a few bucks then ...
Aug 2223
Unnamed Venue


Time to get your robot rock on with the return of Toronto's MSTRKRFT
Aug 26

Erykah Badu

The reigning queen of neo-soul, Erykah Badu returns to the Warfield at the end of August to perform songs from her musical career that now spans nearly two decades.
Aug 29
The Warfield

San Jose Mini-Maker Faire

The Bay Area Maker Faire in San Mateo — the country’s first — bills itself as the “Greatest Show (and Tell) on Earth.” (Creators from that fest are pi ...
Sep 6
History Park

Salman Rushdie

The acclaimed novelist discusses his latest work in a City Arts & Lectures event with KQED's own Michael Krasny.
Sep 9
Nourse Theater

‘Sweeney Todd’

Stephen Sondheim's musical is presented for the first time by San Francisco Opera.
Sep 1229
San Francisco War Memorial Opera House


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

‘O Glorious City’

City Hall celebrates 100 years with an exhibition by its first artist in residence, Jeremy Fish.
Nov 4Feb 12
San Francisco City Hall

Architecture of Life

The Berkeley Art Museum reopens in its newly-designed space with a sweeping survey of 200 works.
Jan 31May 29
Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive