|54th Big Book Sale|
Fri-Sun, Nov 2-4. 10AM-6PM
Friends of the San Francisco Public Library will host the 54th Big Book Sale at Fort Mason. Peruse to your heart's content and immerse yourself in other worlds.
|Discovery Day at AT&T Park|
Sat, Nov 3. 11AM-4:30PM
This FREE event is unlike any other – with dynamic demonstrations, engaging experiments, geeky games and astounding activities for all ages! This super-charged, super-fun celebration will include hundreds of hands-on activities, untold opportunities to meet local scientists and engineers, and even the chance to run around the bases!
|38Makers 2018 - Holiday Fair at Pinterest|
Sat, Nov 3. 11AM-4PM
38Makers kicks off the season with an early gift fair specially curated by Pinterest for shoppers looking for artisan, locally-made gifts in a unique and festive setting. Imagine you discover a Pinterest board of hand-picked goods from makers in your city, and now imagine it brought to life!
|Leaps and Castle Classic|
Sat, Nov 3. 11AM-3:30PM
See fantastic sandcastles built by competing teams of architects, designers, engineers, and students at Leap Sandcastle Classic at Ocean Beach.
|God of Carnage|
Fri-Sun, Nov 2-11. Times Vary
Novato Theater Company presents God of Carnage by Yasmina Reza. An off-beat comedy about two sets of parents seeking reconciliation, after their sons were in a fight at a public park. Originally a French play translated into English and then winning numerous Tony awards
|Holiday Boutique Craft Fair|
Sat-Sun, Nov 3-11 . 9AM-4PM
The Sonoma Valley Woman’s Club is holding its 10th annual Holiday Boutique Craft Fair. Find many one-of-a-kind gifts to choose from created by one of the 20+ artists participating. Items for sale include original jewelry, ceramics, fiber crafts, crochet/knit wear, handcrafted soaps and potions,holiday décor and much more!
|Harvest Halloween Carnival|
Sat, Nov 3. 12PM-3PM
Wear your costume and join us for one of West County’s best family festivals! Enjoy Carnival Games, Face Painting, Cookie Decorating, Fortune Teller, Cake Walk, Book Court, Inflatables, Mexican Food and the 5th Grade Hosted Haunted House!
Sat, Nov 3. 3PM-6PM
Bring the whole family for a day on the farm during Connolly Ranch’s annual Harvest Festival - everyone's favorite FREE fall event! Guests will enjoy live music and old-fashioned classics like corn grinding, wool spinning and scarecrow building and games and activities by our favorite like-minded organizations!
|Marin Homeless Aid|
Sat, Nov 3. 7PM
Marin Homeless Aid invites you to spend a fun-filled, nostalgic, musically packed evening with live performances from Fleetwood Mask and the Illeagles at our 2nd Annual Concert To Solve Homelessness in Marin County. These tribute bands will take you on a musical journey back in time playing the greatest hits from Fleetwood Mac and the Eagles.
|38th Annual Ia Oe E Ka La Hula Competition & Festival|
Fri-Sun, Nov 2-4. Times Vary
Come join us for the 38th Annual Iā ʼOe E Ka Lā Hula Competition & Festival at the Alameda County Fairgrounds. The oldest hula competition held outside of the State of Hawai'i. It attracts over 8,000 visitors annually and celebrates Hawaiian culture and traditions through solo and group hula competition, arts and crafts, and food.
|Downtown Spirits Stroll 2018|
Fri, Nov 2. 6-9PM
Ticket holders can visit up to to 10 downtown merchants sampling top-notch, handcrafted, small-batch spirits paired with yummy bites prepared by some of your favorite eateries. Along your walk enjoy local musicians and art exhibits.
Fri, Nov 2. 8PM
Bay Area bassist, composer and bandleader Lisa Mezzacappa visits with her sextet to premiere a new suite of music inspired by Italo Calvino’s Cosmicomics stories on the origins of the universe, and the invisible forces at work in the cosmos.
|Patchwork Show: Modern Maker's Festival|
Sat, Nov 3. 11AM-5PM
Patchwork Show: Modern Makers Festival showcases local emerging artists, crafters and designers alongside artisan food, DIY craft workshops from Little Paper Press, Marion and Rose's pop‑up shop, gourmet food trucks and live music.
|The Explorers Club|
Fri-Sun, Nov 2-18. Times Vary
A woman? In the venerated Explorers Club? Catch the mayhem that unfolds in 1879 London as The Explorers Club is beset by not just a woman, but poisonous snakes, exotic plants, a bar-tending savage and a crazed Irishman!
|All the Way|
Fri-Sun, Nov 2-18 Times Vary
Tony Award-winning play ALL THE WAY. Written by Pulitzer-Prize winning playwright Robert Schenkkan (The Kentucky Cycle),the riveting historical drama depicts “accidental president” Lyndon B. Johnson’s intense first year in office as he struggles to pass the landmark Civil Rights Act of 1964.
|The Mystery of Edwin Drood|
Fri-Sun, Nov 2-11. Times Vary
Charles Dickens’ final novel was entitled, The Mystery of Edwin Drood. There was just one small problem with the murder mystery: the author died of a stroke in 1870 before it was completed! As a result, the reader never knew the true fate that Dickens had intended for his beloved title character…until now!
Fri-Sun, Nov 2-4. Times Vary
November will see the final show of the season, the four-time Tony Award winner, Elton John and Tim Rice’s Aida. In the time of Pharaohs, a beautiful Nubian princess is taken from her land. But when a bond between her and the future ruler of Egypt grows, loyalties are tested, and both must question their true heart’s desire.
|Harry Potter and the Order of Phoenix|
Sat-Sun, Nov 3-4. Times Vary
Audiences will experience the next chapter of the Harry Potter Film Concert Series with Symphony Silicon Valley and SSV Chorale performing every note from Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix while the film plays on a high definition screen above the stage.