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Music, All Shook Down A Good Week For Deadheads: Reunion Talk, a Panel Discussion, and a KPFA Auction

A Good Week For Deadheads: Reunion Talk, a Panel Discussion, and a KPFA Auction

The ghost of Jerry Garcia looms large this week. As the 50th anniversary of the Grateful Dead's formation approaches, we got news of a handful of reunion shows — billed as their last — with all four living members, set…
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Calendar, Night&Day And I Feel Fine

And I Feel Fine

What if Armageddon was nice? Tickle fights, rainbows the size of Texas, a compulsive-hugging disease? The new world would require gentler survival skills than stuff-sharpening. In this event, begin preparing for the clapocalypse by learning campfire songs every Wednesday at…
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News, The Snitch SoMa Structure Turning Orange

SoMa Structure Turning Orange

Any San Franciscan knows that the official name of the Golden Gate Bridge's distinctive hue is "international orange." On a massive, gently arching bridge, orange is a reassuring and lovely color. Transplanted to other objects, however, it harks to traffic cones,…
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Dining, SFoodie Tonight: St. Patrick's Day for Grown-Ups

Tonight: St. Patrick's Day for Grown-Ups

Irish California: An Evening with the California Historical Society Collection Where: California Historical Society, 678 Mission (at Annie), 357-1848 When: Tonight, Mar. 16, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Cost: $4 suggested donation The rundown: You're over St. Patrick's Day, we get it. It's…
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Calendar, Night&Day

Get Out of the House Free Card

What do snakes, gay history, and cartoons have in common? For a start, they're all things San Franciscans like to look at. For another, they're located within a few steps of each other near the intersection of Third and Mission…
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Culture, Stage

The People's Temple

It's easy to understand why so many people flocked to hear the Rev. Jim Jones preach. As depicted in Berkeley Rep's world-premiere production of The People's Temple, Jones, the leader of the cultish church, is charisma personified, a hip cat…
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Calendar, Urban Experience Sketching It Out

Sketching It Out

ONGOING 2/23-4/16 The Bay Area poetry scene seems to be getting some national attention, what with the preponderance of award-winning slam/spoken-word performers, and there's no doubt that rhyme and meter have new and excitingly young fans these days. But local…
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Calendar, Night&Day

Trick Or Treat

Berkeley Farmer’s Market Pumpkin Carving & Costume Making Child-safe carving implements will be available but you must buy your own pumpkins. Saturday, Oct. 27, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.; free. Berkeley Farmer’s Market, Center & Martin Luther King Jr., 510-548-3333 or…
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