Happy Friday Everyone! You've worked hard all week, and now it's time to have fun! Getting out and enjoying the beautiful Bay Area, as well as enjoying the company of friends old and new, is great for your mental health. So check out some of our favorite events from around the Bay that you can attend this weekend!
Click on any of the event titles for a link to the event.
Friday, December 29th
Berber, San Francisco
7:30 PM, Ages: All
Experience an enhanced, upgraded show perfect for quality time with your partner or a joyous evening gathering with friends and family. Enjoy a Michelin-acclaimed 4-course meal as you witness live cirque performances within the clandestine ambiance of a Moroccan speakeasy. This extraordinary experience is available at only $95 per person.
The Crossing at East Cut, San Francisco
7 PM, Ages: All
From the moment you arrive, let us transport you to a delightful world of magic and splendor…
Performed in the round in a 350-seat Circus Tent, the beauty of “Kaleidoscope” is the intimacy and immediacy of the one-ring circus. A diverse cast of 12 perform thrilling feats of balance and strength, demonstrations of grace and poise, outrageous humor and slapstick antics. Original music is performed live by our beloved 6-piece Circus Bella All-Star Band. Let yourself be dazzled and join in the celebration.
“Kaleidoscope” is the perfect show for families and children of all ages, looking for a joyous holiday event that will stay with you all season long and beyond!
Our big top Circus Tent is located at the intersection of Main and Howard Streets, at the Crossing at the East Cut in Downtown San Francisco.
The show runs 90 minutes with one 15 minute intermission.
Now, more than ever, we all need moments to sit down with each other, all together, to celebrate, reflect and LAUGH!
Ticket prices for all guests are $55 for Standard, and $75 for Premium seats.
Premium seating is for the first two rows of seats - in the heart of the action!
Children 2 and under are free when sitting on the lap of an adult
All tickets are General Admission within their section (i.e. Standard and Premium)
Seating is first come, first served. We recommend arriving early!
The Box Office will be open 1 hour prior to each performance
All ticket sales are final
The tent will open to guests 30 minutes before showtime
There is NO SMOKING allowed in the tent
There are no animals allowed in the tent with the exception of licensed service animals.
Strollers have a dedicated parking area outside the venue and are not allowed in the tent due to fire code enforcement.
Saturday, December 30th
Rickshaw Stop, San Francisco
9 PM, Ages: 21+
Join us for Dinner of Champions: A NYE Pre-Party on Saturday December 30th at Rickshaw Stop. We're excited to be playing the latest tunes and seeing all of you. Come dressed however you want but fun festive attire encouraged!
Doors open at 9pm and we'll be going until 2am. Feel free to invite friends.
Ticket costs go to covering the the venue. We'll have more details as we get closer to the event.
Hope to see ya there!
-Brian, Danyal, Josh
Stow Lake Boathouse, San Francisco
7:30 PM, Ages: All
About Lakehouse Jazz
Indulge in a truly unique and immersive music experience at Lakehouse Jazz. Our intimate concert series, nestled within the iconic Golden Gate Park, offers the perfect setting to unwind and escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life. As Karl the Fog sets in and illuminates the lake, join us inside for an evening of influenced jazz music from the Bay Area's finest musicians, paired with a glass of wine or beer.
Not only will you enjoy an unforgettable night of live jazz, but your attendance also supports the local art scene and its musicians.
Experience the thrill of the unknown with our secret concert series, featuring new bands every Friday and Saturday. Discover a wide range of jazz styles, from 1920s swing to latin, funk, fusion, hip-hop, bossa, and original compositions. This concert series is produced by Mellow Sessions, ensuring a one-of-a-kind experience. Don't miss your chance to be a part of this exclusive and intimate concert, considered the best-reviewed worldwide. Secure your tickets now and elevate your music experience to new heights!
About the venue
Located in the heart of SF's famous Golden Gate Park, there’s a lovely boathouse known only by a few locals. Every Friday we transform this space into a non-conventional intimate music venue. Nearby you can start off your evening by visiting the best Gold Gate Park has to offer. Our top favorites are the De Young Museum, the Japanese Garden, the Academy of Science, and of course a cruise around the Stow Lake on a paddleboat, perfect for a group party or a date!
Experience a one-of-a-kind night of live music in a unique setting, and make lasting memories with friends and loved ones. Don't miss out on this local secret, purchase your tickets now and get ready to be transported to an unforgettable night of music and beauty in the heart of San Francisco.
Sunday, December 31st
37th Between Ortega and Pacheco, San Francisco
9 AM, Ages: All
A weekly market featuring farmers, ranchers, food artisans, live music, children’s activities, vendors, makers, merchants, artists, and local organizations. Explore all the amazing local businesses surrounding the farmers market at sunsetstrong.com.
You can find us every Sunday 9am-2pm year round on 37th avenue/Ortega and every Wednesday 3pm-7pm (June to August)
Muni: Lines 7, 29, 48
Unlike most of San Francisco, street parking is usually fairly easy surrounding the market.
Typically 25+ vendors
Weekly activities and fun
The Wednesday and Sunday Outer Sunset Farmers Market & Mercantile features ranchers, local farm fresh produce, unique artisan foods, delicious pop-up eateries, talented makers, local merchants, live music and an extensive Fun Zone for all ages.
Eat, drink, shop, play, connect and be local at our Wednesday and Sunday markets under the trees! www.sunsetmercantilesf.com for more details.
4 Embarcadero Center, San Francisco
9 PM, Ages: 21+
Get ready for the best New Year's Eve party with 5-hours of PREMIUM OPEN BAR and Front Row View to San Francisco's Most Spectacular Fireworks Show on the Embarcadero, overlooking the Bay Bridge and the Ferry Building. All the luxury you've been waiting for this New Year's Eve at Sens, 4 Embarcadero Center, TOP Level.