Weekend Planner: September 11


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Every Friday we put together a list of the weekend events we think look most interesting and provide them here. Keep in mind there is always a lot more going on, and all it takes is a little digging to find something that will be the perfect activity for you.

Click on any of the event titles for a link to the event.

Friday, September 11


concert

Cesar Chavez Plaza, Sacramento

5:00PM, All Ages

$25





Breast Concert Ever

Friday, September 11th at Cesar Chavez Park

Featuring Performances By:

Matt Nathanson

Mat Kearney

Andrew McMahon in the Wilderness

And

2015 American Idol Winner Nick Fradiani  

Doors open at 5pm & Music starts at 5:30pm

Join NOW 100.5 and MIX 96 at the “Breast Concert Ever” September 11th at Cesar Chavez Park in downtown Sacramento. You’ll enjoy performances from: Matt Nathanson, Mat Kearney, Andrew McMahon in the Wilderness, and 2015 American Idol Winner Nick Fradiani. A portion of each ticket benefits Curebreastcancer.org. In addition to the concert under the stars, the event will feature vendors, food trucks, beer, wine, cocktails, and tons of activities for the entire family. This is an all-ages show. Doors open at 5pm and music starts at 5:30pm.

Miscellaneous Information:

  1. Rain or Shine Show

  2. No Refunds

  3. Acts Subject To Change

  4. Children 2 & Under Are Free

  5. No Ins and Outs

  6. No Outside Food or Beverages

  7. No Pets

  8. No Coolers

For more information about Breast Concert Ever, visit now100fm.com or kymx.com








wrestling

Bayshore Community Center, Daly City

10 PM, All Ages

$15








All Pro Wrestling is proud to once again tag team with the Bayshore Community to bring you a CAN’T MISS night of action on FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 11th with the presentation of APW #BAYSHOREBASH 2015!

This will be a fundraising event, benefiting Bayshore School and the Boys & Girls program. See WWE Alumni: MVP, GANGREL, JUVENTUD GUERRERA, CHRIS MASTERS + MORE TO BE ANNOUNCED!!

APW UNIVERSAL HEAVYWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP:

(C) “GOD OF WAR” JR KRATOS vs “THE MASTEPIECE” CHRIS MASTERS

APW WORLD-WIDE INTERNET CHAMPIONSHIP:

(C) “BAD BOY” BOYCE LeGRANDE vs “MONEY MAKER” WILL CUEVAS

SPECIAL ATTRACTION MATCH:

“MR. 305” MVP vs “GOLDEN BOY” DYLAN DRAKE

STYLES CLASH:

GANGREL vs TIMOTHY THATCHER

THREE WAY DANCE:

JUVENTUD GUERRERA vs JOEY RYAN vs MARCUS LEWIS

GRUDGE MATCH:

“MAD TONGAN” SIONE FINAU vs “IRON IDOL” IDRIS JACKSON

#1 CONTENDERS TAG TEAM MATCH:

RENO SCUM: ADAM THORNSTOWE & LUSTER THE LEGEND vs THE FREAKS: JECKLES & JINXX

Saturday, September 12


choco

Ghirardelli Square, San Francisco

12PM, All Ages

$20










Ghirardelli Chocolate Company is excited to announce the 20th Annual Ghirardelli Chocolate Festival held in Ghirardelli Square benefiting the non-profit Project Open Hand! Come and experience Chocolate School, Chef Demonstrations, Ice Cream Eating Contests, chocolate vendors, and the popular Chocolate & Wine Pavilion!

Ticket sales at the Festival will close by 3:30-4:00pm the day of the event. This may change due to capacity limits and is at the Festival organizers’ discretion. We recommend you purchase your tickets in advance of the Festival and arrive no later than 3:00pm each day to assure enough time to use the entire tasting ticket. Dogs on leashes are welcome!

Tickets can be purchased at the door.

Event Times:

Saturday, 12pm-5pm

Sunday, 12pm-5pm

All alcoholic vendors will legally close 30 minutes before the end of the event.

*Eventbrite charges a processing fee for all tickets purchased online included in your total above

*This will be a rain or shine event. NO REFUNDS. 100% profits go to Project Open Hand.



lawn

Marina Green, San Francisco

12PM, All Ages

$25











The Guardsmen are proud to present The 4th Annual San Francisco Lawn Party, San Francisco’s largest one day waterfront party and concert featuring music and lawn games including: a cornhole tournament, bocce ball and croquet.  Kids get in FREE.  We will have a special Kid’s Zone with face-painting, games, bubbles and more. Gourmet food trucks will be selling food on site.

A tented VIP lounge features a hosted beer and wine bar.

All proceeds benefit The Guardsmen – supporting educational and outdoor initiatives for at-risk youth in the Bay Area.


Lawn Games

Cornhole (non-tourny play is right next to tournament play) Horseshoes Bocce Ball Croquet BYOG (aka bring your own games): You are encouraged to bring just about any game you can think of, we welcome your creativity. There will be hundreds of people available to play and enjoy it with you.

Cornhole Tournament

Team registration and practice will start at noon and the tournament will begin at 12:45pm. The format is double-elimination with 32 teams of two competing for valuable prizes and bragging rights. For more about Cornhole (aka Baggo) please visit http://www.baggo.com. All teams will be supplied with complete rules of the game when they arrive.

Each member of your team will need to purchase a ticket for the Lawn Party and one member of your team will need to puchase a single Tournament Entry. When you purchase your Tournament Entry, you will have an opportunity to enter your team name. Then, tell all your friends to come watch you win! Please no vulgar team names – keep it classy San Francisco. The Guardsmen reserve the right to reject or change any inappropriate or duplicate team names, at our discretion.


Getting Here

We encourage all our guests to leave their cars at home and take an alternative means of transportation to The SF Lawn Party. Parking will be very limited. SF Muni has a number of routes which will bring you to within a few blocks of the Marina Green. Visit sfmuni.org to plan your journey. Taxi/Uber- Ask the taxi driver to drop you off on Marina Blvd. and Avilla St. If you plan to drink, please don’t drive.

Accessibility Information

The organizers of this event strive to ensure that it is both physically and programatically accessible to people with disabilities.  To request accessibility accommodations, please contact David Siegel at guardsmenlawnparty@yahoo.com.

FAQ

Q: Are there in and out privileges? A: Yes

Q: Are kids welcome? A: Yes, with parents. Kids 12 and under are free.

Q: Are dogs welcome? A: Yes — man’s best friend and lawn games are a quintessential part of Americana. Park service says they have to be on leash.

Q: Can I bring outside food? A: Yes, but coolers and outside alcohol are not permitted.

Q: What is the dress code? A: There is no dress code, wear whatever you would like. However, the w