The highlight of the celebration will be the parade, which will step off at 2nd and Market Streets at 11:30 a. Entertainment includes classical and Latin music as well as dance, theater and more. Various themed Valentine dining cruises include: four-course seated dinner, buffet dinner or Champagne brunch. Panelists include Kate Kendell, former executive director of the National Center for Lesbian Rights; Christine Sun, legal and policy director of the American Civil Liberties Union of Northern California; and Angelic Williams, founder of MyUmbrella app. Grab some fresh eats at Poke Bar and then line up for some made-to-order ice cream from Smitten to complete the summer dream. With over 100 booths and free transportation sponsored by the Napa Valley Transit Authority, Napa Valley takes the Earth Day festivities to a new level.
Prizes for best Mardi Gras table decoration and costume. Details: April 22nd 10:00 am to 6:00 pm San Francisco Civic Center Plaza Kids are welcome at this family-friendly event in Redwood City. More information is Census: The Alameda Complete Count Committee hosts a workshop for community organizations to brainstorm and coordinate on ways to ensure an accurate count on the 2020 Census. Spend Earth Day giving back to your community and keeping our Earth clean. Drink Anchor brews and use an old-school press to letterpress your own Valentine card.
Noon, Civic Center Plaza, San Francisco. Cover bands bring the generations together. Bop on over early to Stern Grove from noon-1:30 p. Cost: Free Where: Courthouse Square, 2200 Broadway Sounds of the Shores Date: Sundays, June 24, July 22 and Aug. Formal dancing with Franklin Beau Davis and the Brassworks will follow. Follow Bay Area Kid Fun on for additional Bay Area highlights. This family-friendly event also features live music all day on Saturday and Sunday.
To take advantage of the extra day off, perhaps you'll want to keep celebrating with your sweetheart by taking a romantic cruise on the bay, or maybe you'll want to break the routine with an exciting whale watching tour on the ocean. Park Chalet food and beverages are available for a fee or bring your own eats from home. The Ballot, a group for women who want to make a political change, will release a mix of political, fun, satirical and intellectually stimulating podcasts in advance for discussion. Sample the most garlicky food you've ever tasted as you enjoy live music with other garlic lovers. Get tickets at — Palo Alto — Los Altos Hills — Mill Valley — San Carlos — San Francisco — Sausalito — Woodside.
Singers such as Antonia Bennett, Paula West and Nicolas Bearde will croon to the moon. Enjoy samba drummers, salsa dancers, lively music, vibrant costumes and more. The day of fun and entertainment will begin at 11:30 a. There are also several dinner events where you can sample the best of the Napa Valley. A Very Viking Valentines: 6-10 p. Victorian Valentine Ball: 8-11 p. More information is Housing and transportation: State Sen.
They range from Tony Award-winning Broadway musicals to classic works to independent pieces. March 2, 715 Harrison St. Create a conservation craft with a CuriOdyssey professional educator at 1:30pm. You'll have the chance to see Panic! More information is Political cartoons: Pulitzer Prize-winning political cartoonist Mark Fiore talks about his career and the state of political criticism. Cost: Free Where: Marlin Park, Corner of Neptune and Cringle Music in the Park Date: Wednesdays, June 13-Aug.
This highly anticipated event features unique works from dozens of artists, a large selection of locally produced wines, and a variety of cuisines from local chefs. Local artists will be selling their one-of-a-kind creations. Kids and adults will enjoy the green-clad leprechauns and colorful characters, along with Irish music and entertainment in 2018. The program has a wide variety of artists — enjoy dance hits from The Party Crashers and funk from Kenya B Band, among others. Other highlights this month include Valentine's Day activities and top to spend President's Day weekend here. County Administration Building, 1221 Oak St.
New Orleans Mardi Gras Ball — 1872: 7 p. Champagne and light snacks, observe massage demo, give and receive twice while facilitators assist and guide you. They have a ton of projects to choose from in locations all over California. This show combines beloved Disney characters such as Moana, Rapunzel, Cinderella, and Belle, so there's a little something for boys and girls of all generations. So don your beads and masquerade masks and join in the fun.
More than 35,000 people turned up for the celebration in 2017. This list is updated daily so check back often. Then swing over the playground for some fun in the sun. The parade will travel down Market Street to the Civic Center Plaza, which will be where the festival will take place. The event is free and is at 1313 Newell Road in Palo Alto. March 5, Lagunitas Brewing Company, 1280 North McDowell Blvd.
These family-friendly events each feature two bands as well as other activities, such as face-painting. Three-course dinner paired with wine and music pairing. Scott Wiener: San Francisco legislator holds a town hall meeting in the Richmond District. Festivities begin at the Mission Street Sports Bar at 6 p. This 2-day event features both fine art and functional pieces that you can use around your house. Join us at the only festival that gives you total permission to get messy! Hiller Aviation Museum, 601 Skyway Rd. Mardi Gras by City Nights: 9 p.