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Events in San Francisco

Take a look at various events in San Francisco

 

San Francisco

Lionel Richie

at Frost Amphitheater, Stanford
OFFER DATES:
Sat, August 24
FULL PRICE: $66 - $206
OFFER PRICE: $39 - $125

Multi-platinum-selling, multiple Grammy Award-winning icon Lionel Richie hits the Frost Amphitheater as part of his latest hit-filled concert tour. A true living legend, the Kennedy Center honoree, "A... [more+]

Multi-platinum-selling, multiple Grammy Award-winning icon Lionel Richie hits the Frost Amphitheater as part of his latest hit-filled concert tour. A true living legend, the Kennedy Center honoree, "American Idol" judge and creator of his own original home-goods collection turns the yearning passion of “Hello,” the soaring sentimentality of “Truly” and the feel-good groove of “All Night Long” into a live entertainment spectacular, featuring favorites like “Endless Love,” “Say You Say Me,” “Penny Lover,” “Dancing on the Ceiling” and so many more. This Bay Area show comes in advance of his latest CD release, "Hello From Las Vegas". [less-]

SF Symphony Plays J.S. Bach & Shostakovich

at Davies Symphony Hall, San Francisco
OFFER DATES:
Thu, May 30
Sat, June 01
FULL PRICE: $55
OFFER PRICE: $25

The San Francisco Symphony ushers in the summer concert season at Davies Hall with a pair of rousing works. Concertmaster and violin soloist Alexander Barantschik takes the lead on J.S. Bach's Violin ... [more+]

The San Francisco Symphony ushers in the summer concert season at Davies Hall with a pair of rousing works. Concertmaster and violin soloist Alexander Barantschik takes the lead on J.S. Bach's Violin Concerto No. 2, a lovely, lighthearted piece that brings the best of the baroque to life. Then, Juraj Valčuha conducts Shostakovich's Symphony No. 8, written and performed in Moscow in 1943, a powerful, passionate reaction to the long and difficult wartime period. [less-]

Museum of 3D Illusions

at Museum of 3D Illusions , San Francisco
OFFER DATES:
Mon, May 20
Tue, May 21
Wed, May 22
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FULL PRICE: $10 - $25
OFFER PRICE: $10 - $20

You're in the picture at the Museum of 3D Illusions, a new, world-class museum has arrived in San Francisco, with over 40 completely interactive exhibits. The Museum of 3D Illusions is a place where y... [more+]

You're in the picture at the Museum of 3D Illusions, a new, world-class museum has arrived in San Francisco, with over 40 completely interactive exhibits. The Museum of 3D Illusions is a place where you can let your mind soar through a world of optical illusions and become a full-fledged participant within the paintings on display. Featuring work from world-renowned artists, the pop-up is great for visitors of all ages and provides the perfect backdrop for terrific selfies and social media posts. It'll blow your mind. [less-]

San Francisco Bay Cruise Adventure

at SF Bay Cruise Adventure, San Francisco
OFFER DATES:
Tue, May 21
Wed, May 22
Thu, May 23
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FULL PRICE: $34
OFFER PRICE: $17

Sail under the Golden Gate Bridge and along the San Francisco Bay's historic waterfront on Blue & Gold Fleet's Bay Cruise Adventure. This fully narrated one-hour tour features information and history ... [more+]

Sail under the Golden Gate Bridge and along the San Francisco Bay's historic waterfront on Blue & Gold Fleet's Bay Cruise Adventure. This fully narrated one-hour tour features information and history on city landmarks and plenty of opportunities for taking pictures of the unobstructed views of the San Francisco skyline. Both indoor and outdoor seating is available, so you can experience the sights and sounds from out on deck or take it all in from the warmth and comfort of an interior seat -- either experience makes for a truly great San Francisco adventure. [less-]

Venardos Circus: High-Flying Fun

at San Lorenzo Park, Santa Cruz
OFFER DATES:
Fri, May 24
Sat, May 25
Sat, May 25
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FULL PRICE: $25
OFFER PRICE: COMP - $12.50

Created by former Ringling Bros. ringmaster Kevin Venardos, this magical, musical circus comes to San Lorenzo Park in Santa Cruz with an experienced cast of aerialists, acrobats, comedians, clowns, ju... [more+]

Created by former Ringling Bros. ringmaster Kevin Venardos, this magical, musical circus comes to San Lorenzo Park in Santa Cruz with an experienced cast of aerialists, acrobats, comedians, clowns, jugglers and daredevils from around the world. Venardos himself brings his Broadway-style singing-and-dancing talent to the center ring as your master of ceremonies, and there are no performing animals in the show either. Make sure and get there early for an interactive pre-show party where you can meet the cast, snap selfies and play games, and you can also stay after to take pics too. [less-]

BATS Improv: SF's Longest-Running Improv Comedy Theater

at Bayfront Theater, San Francisco
OFFER DATES:
Fri, May 24
Sat, May 25
FULL PRICE: $20
OFFER PRICE: COMP - $10

BATS Improv -- named the Bay Area's Best Theater Company by the "San Francisco Chronicle", Best Comedy Troupe by "SF Weekly" and Best First Date Spot by the "San Francisco Bay Guardian" -- presents a ... [more+]

BATS Improv -- named the Bay Area's Best Theater Company by the "San Francisco Chronicle", Best Comedy Troupe by "SF Weekly" and Best First Date Spot by the "San Francisco Bay Guardian" -- presents a variety show full of comedy fun, including head-to-head improv battles, long-form murder mysteries, musicals and more. Located at Bayfront Theater in the Marina District, every BATS show is one of a kind, using audience suggestions for a unique mix of improv comedy and theater that's never the same show twice. [less-]

Best of PlayGround 23

at Potrero Stage, San Francisco
OFFER DATES:
Thu, May 23
Fri, May 24
Sat, May 25
+ 1 more dates
Thu, May 23
Fri, May 24
Sat, May 25
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FULL PRICE: $31.50 - $46.50
OFFER PRICE: $16.50 - $24

As part of the yearly Festival of New Works, the Best of PlayGround at Potrero Stage in San Francisco showcases the top six 10-minute plays from the season’s Monday Night Series. The featured plays ... [more+]

As part of the yearly Festival of New Works, the Best of PlayGround at Potrero Stage in San Francisco showcases the top six 10-minute plays from the season’s Monday Night Series. The featured plays will be announced after the final Monday Night PlayGround of the season, on April 1. [less-]

Aquarium of the Bay: San Francisco Bay at Your Fingertips

at Aquarium of the Bay, San Francisco
OFFER DATES:
Sun, June 30
FULL PRICE: $16.95 - $26.95
OFFER PRICE: $12 - $18.95

Visit Aquarium of the Bay for your chance to experience the Bay's fascinating aquatic wildlife up close. Located along San Francisco's walkable waterfront, Aquarium of the Bay is home to more than 20,... [more+]

Visit Aquarium of the Bay for your chance to experience the Bay's fascinating aquatic wildlife up close. Located along San Francisco's walkable waterfront, Aquarium of the Bay is home to more than 20,000 marine animals native to San Francisco Bay, including massive sevengill sharks, luminous moon jellies and bat rays in a touch pool. Four exhibit areas -- Discover the Bay, Under the Bay, Touch the Bay and the river otters exhibit -- provide a scuba diver's view of life in the Bay. Through hands-on learning and interactions with its trained staff, Aquarium of the Bay inspires animal lovers of all ages. [less-]

Magician Jay Alexander's "Mind Tricks"

at Marrakech Magic Theater, San Francisco
OFFER DATES:
Thu, May 23
Thu, May 23
FULL PRICE: $55
OFFER PRICE: $27.50

Master magician and mentalist Jay Alexander is the new headliner at the Marrakech Magic Theater with his "Mind Tricks" show, a triple entertainment experience of comedy, magic and mentalism. Alexander... [more+]

Master magician and mentalist Jay Alexander is the new headliner at the Marrakech Magic Theater with his "Mind Tricks" show, a triple entertainment experience of comedy, magic and mentalism. Alexander's shows have been praised by everyone from Robin Williams and U2's Bono to Monty Python's John Cleese and the Rolling Stones' Ron Wood. Your evening begins in the Oasis Lounge where you will see world class sleight-of-hand, and a wonderful assortment of drinks and Moroccan appetizers are available for purchase prior to the show. You will then be escorted into an intimate showroom for Jay Alexander's unforgettable performance of magic, psychology and human lie detection that will lift your spirits and have you gasping in amazement. [less-]

A Divine Musical With a Drag Twist

at The Gateway Theatre, San Francisco
OFFER DATES:
Wed, May 22
Thu, May 23
Fri, May 24
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FULL PRICE: $40 - $45
OFFER PRICE: $20 - $22.50

The famous Whoopi Goldberg movie that became the hit musical now gets the Rhino twist when a drag queen singer has to go into hiding as a nun. But she's not the only nun in drag — not at Rhino! Feat... [more+]

The famous Whoopi Goldberg movie that became the hit musical now gets the Rhino twist when a drag queen singer has to go into hiding as a nun. But she's not the only nun in drag — not at Rhino! Featuring original music by Tony- and eight-time Oscar winner Alan Menken ("Newsies," "Beauty and the Beast," and "Little Shop of Horrors"), this endlessly entertaining Theatre Rhinoceros take on "Sister Act" (directed and choreographed by AeJay Mitchell) can be enjoyed at The Gateway Theatre in San Francisco. [less-]

World Premiere of "A History of Freaks"

at Potrero Stage, San Francisco
OFFER DATES:
Thu, May 30
Fri, May 31
Sat, June 01
+ 6 more dates
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FULL PRICE: $31.50 - $46.50
OFFER PRICE: COMP - $24

When Joe returns from college to take the reins of his family’s traveling circus, he finds the sideshow performers under the big top, an animal trainer with no animals, a wire-walker grounded since ... [more+]

When Joe returns from college to take the reins of his family’s traveling circus, he finds the sideshow performers under the big top, an animal trainer with no animals, a wire-walker grounded since the loss of her formerly conjoined twin, and a show struggling to find its footing in the modern world. To save the circus, everyone will have to face long-buried truths and rediscover the power of circus magic. Enjoy the world premiere of "A History of Freaks" at San Francisco’s Potrero Stage. [less-]

Gourmet Ghetto: A Culinary Walking Tour With Edible Excursions

at North Berkeley, Berkeley
OFFER DATES:
Tue, December 31
FULL PRICE: $108
OFFER PRICE: $88

Bring your passion for Bay Area artisan food and wine to North Berkeley's Gourmet Ghetto for this three-hour walking tour from Edible Excursions. You'll be introduced to the area's history as the birt... [more+]

Bring your passion for Bay Area artisan food and wine to North Berkeley's Gourmet Ghetto for this three-hour walking tour from Edible Excursions. You'll be introduced to the area's history as the birthplace of California cuisine, spearheaded by Alice Waters' Chez Panisse, and as a hub for the local organic food movement. The weekly tours are led by an epicurean concierge and feature conversations with the area's chefs and food purveyors, as well as a mouthwatering assortment of tastings and samples both sweet and savory. [less-]

Secret Improv Society: Comedy & Song in High-Energy Revue

at Shelton Theater, San Francisco
OFFER DATES:
Fri, May 24
Sat, May 25
Fri, May 31
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FULL PRICE: $22.50
OFFER PRICE: COMP - $11.25

With their successful blend of improvised comedy and song continuing to entertain the semi-masses on a weekly basis, the Secret Improv Society's popular theatrical shows are not so clandestine anymore... [more+]

With their successful blend of improvised comedy and song continuing to entertain the semi-masses on a weekly basis, the Secret Improv Society's popular theatrical shows are not so clandestine anymore. A bunch of San Francisco's best improvisers, comedians and musicians often come out to play with the sharp-witted regular cast, too. It all results in a fast-paced, high-energy revue, featuring plenty of audience input and interaction. Volunteers can even join the fun onstage. No two shows are ever identical, so repeat visits to this Shelton Theater laugh fest are strongly suggested. [less-]

Silent Disco on the Bay

at Pier 23 Cafe, San Francisco
OFFER DATES:
Sat, June 08
Sat, July 13
Sat, September 14
+ 3 more dates
Sat, June 08
Sat, July 13
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FULL PRICE: $10
OFFER PRICE: COMP - $5

What better way to start the new year than a Silent Disco on the Bay? Pier 23 Cafe & Bar is right on Embarcadero and right on the water, with views of the Bay and the Bay Bridge. This upscale venue is... [more+]

What better way to start the new year than a Silent Disco on the Bay? Pier 23 Cafe & Bar is right on Embarcadero and right on the water, with views of the Bay and the Bay Bridge. This upscale venue is ideal for your next birthday party or girls night out! Your experience includes: a pair of Quiet Events headphones, glow-in-the-dark gear, three live DJs battling for your attention, drink specials, and an outdoor bar with a patio on the water. [less-]

Emperor Norton's Fantastic SF Time Machine Walking Tour

at Union Square, San Francisco
OFFER DATES:
Thu, May 23
Thu, May 23
Sat, May 25
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FULL PRICE: $30
OFFER PRICE: $15

Take a tour through San Francisco's history with one of its most colorful characters. Emperor Norton was a prominent businessman who lost it all on a bad investment. He responded to his failure by dec... [more+]

Take a tour through San Francisco's history with one of its most colorful characters. Emperor Norton was a prominent businessman who lost it all on a bad investment. He responded to his failure by declaring himself "Emperor of the United States and Protector of Mexico." Rather than dismissing him, San Francisco embraced him, treating him as royalty and accepting his self-created currency. Tour guide Joseph Amster incorporates his journalistic and acting talents to provide a one-of-a-kind tour, taking on the persona of Emperor Norton and introducing you to the history of the city's most unique and interesting sites through the eyes of this larger-than-life unofficial city mascot. [less-]

The Reveal Experience With Gary Vaynerchuk

at SVN West, San Francisco
OFFER DATES:
Fri, July 19
FULL PRICE: $79 - $149
OFFER PRICE: $39.50 - $74.50

The Reveal Experience defines the Micro Fest experience, bringing the biggest celebrities, musicians, influencers, and great minds together in the technology epicenter of the world, The San Francisco ... [more+]

The Reveal Experience defines the Micro Fest experience, bringing the biggest celebrities, musicians, influencers, and great minds together in the technology epicenter of the world, The San Francisco Bay Area. The Main Stage features a keynote speech by Gary Vaynerchuk along with major music, technology, beauty, activist, and sports icons soon to be revealed. This lineup will be unlike anything ever assembled under one roof and will truly be groundbreaking. [less-]

"Experimental Shows": Magic & Mind Reading From David Gerard

at PianoFight, San Francisco
OFFER DATES:
Fri, May 24
Wed, May 29
Wed, June 12
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Wed, May 29
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FULL PRICE: $20
OFFER PRICE: $10

Magician and mindreader David Gerard is back with new magic and mentalism for 2019. Over 75 minutes, David's 20 years of experience with the mystery arts are on display, showcasing a wide range of mag... [more+]

Magician and mindreader David Gerard is back with new magic and mentalism for 2019. Over 75 minutes, David's 20 years of experience with the mystery arts are on display, showcasing a wide range of magic and mindreading effects. A top hit with Silicon Valley companies and event planners, David's shows at PianoFight in San Francisco are the only place to catch him performing this new material. [less-]

"Submission": Cocktails, Comedy and a Bit of Kink

at The Armory Club, San Francisco
OFFER DATES:
Fri, May 24
Fri, May 31
Fri, June 07
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FULL PRICE: $15
OFFER PRICE: $7.50

"Submission" is a standup comedy show at the SF Armory Club. Every Friday night, top comedians from the Bay Area (SF Sketchfest, Cobbs, Punch Line) perform their hardest-hitting material and, just to ... [more+]

"Submission" is a standup comedy show at the SF Armory Club. Every Friday night, top comedians from the Bay Area (SF Sketchfest, Cobbs, Punch Line) perform their hardest-hitting material and, just to keep things interesting, a member of the San Francisco kink community shares some tips and tricks. Grab a craft cocktail from the bar upstairs and prepare for a night of laughter with a touch of kink. [less-]

"American Psycho": The Killer Broadway Musical

at Victoria Theatre - San Francisco, San Francisco
OFFER DATES:
Wed, May 22
Thu, May 23
Fri, May 24
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FULL PRICE: $35 - $40
OFFER PRICE: $17.50 - $20

It slayed in London, it killed on Broadway, and now the musical adaptation of "American Psycho" brings all the bloody good fun to Victoria Theatre in San Francisco. Based on Bret Easton Ellis' notorio... [more+]

It slayed in London, it killed on Broadway, and now the musical adaptation of "American Psycho" brings all the bloody good fun to Victoria Theatre in San Francisco. Based on Bret Easton Ellis' notorious novel, which was later made into a cult film starring Christian Bale, "American Psycho" takes place in decadent 1980s Manhattan, and follows Patrick Bateman, a slick investment banker with impeccable taste, unquenchable desires and a soft spot for Huey Lewis albums. But at night, Bateman takes part in a darker indulgence. Experience this "brilliant and absorbing musical" ("London Evening Standard") featuring a score by Duncan Sheik, the Tony and Grammy Award-winning composer of "Spring Awakening". [less-]

"The Magic of Ryan Kane": Magic Champ Conjures Up Daring Show

at Eddy St Theatreplex - The EXIT Theatre, San Francisco
OFFER DATES:
Fri, June 07
Fri, June 21
Fri, July 05
FULL PRICE: $25
OFFER PRICE: $12.50

A recent winner of the San Francisco Stage Magic Competition and a finalist at the Rooster T. Feather's and Wharf Room Comedy competitions, Ryan Kane will astound and amuse in his show, "Please Enjoy ... [more+]

A recent winner of the San Francisco Stage Magic Competition and a finalist at the Rooster T. Feather's and Wharf Room Comedy competitions, Ryan Kane will astound and amuse in his show, "Please Enjoy Responsibly". Kane began honing his craft as a teenager on the streets of Old Sacramento where he attracted audiences with his deft magic and charming personality. In his show, minds are read, whiskey bottles appear out of nowhere and a paintball gun is fired at the man responsible for it all. Don't miss his San Francisco appearance at the EXIT Theatre. [less-]