Events on Saturday, December 29

Melvins

Music: Metal

Melvins

Saturday 12/29 @ Great American Music Hall

When we were in middle school, a DJ at the local college radio station used to do something called "Mandatory Melvin... 

Ongoing Events

Wintersalt feat. Diplo, Travis Barker, and Mix Master Mike

Festival: Music

Wintersalt

Saturday 12/29 @ Fort Mason Festival Pavilion

Wintersalt Festival has a big-name weekend lined up. Friday night features Travis Barker, producer/performer/drummer extraordinaire who has been a part of... 

Trannyshack presents <em>The Golden Girls: The Christmas Episodes</em>

Theatre: Comedy

The Golden Girls: The Christmas Episodes

Saturday 12/29 @ Victoria Theatre

Trannyshack emeriti Heklina, Cookie Dough, Pollo del Mar, and Matthew Martin reprise their roles as Miami's hottest foursome of a certain... 

David Sedaris' <em>Santaland Diaries</em>

Theatre: Comedy

David Sedaris' Santaland Diaries

Saturday 12/29 @ Eureka Theatre

When Santaland Diaries was first broadcast on NPR's Morning Edition in 1992, David Sedaris quickly went from struggling writer to everybody's... 

<em>In Transit: SF's Daily Commute in Words and Pictures</em>

Art: Group Show

In Transit

Saturday 12/29 @ Harvey Milk Photo Center

In celebration of Muni's centennial, this exhibit will feature gorgeous San Francisco photos that you’ve previously probably only seen on your... 

Brooklyn Visits Heath

Art: Happening

Brooklyn Visits Heath

Saturday 12/29 @ Heath Ceramics

Heath Ceramics is bringing the designs of Brooklyn to California for a show called "Brooklyn Visits Heath." Co-curated by Heath Ceramics... 

<em>Call Me Home</em>

Art: Photography

Call Me Home

Saturday 12/29 @ Gallery Carte Blanche

In celebration of its one-year anniversary, Gallery Carte Blanche is pleased to announce the opening of their San Francisco-centric exhibition Call... 

The Westin St. Francis' Holiday Sugar Castle

Special Event

The Westin St. Francis' Holiday Sugar Castle

Saturday 12/29 @ Westin St. Francis

Jean-François Houdré, the Executive Pastry Chef at the Westin St. Francis, has the unique job each year of constructing an enormous... 

Jasper Johns: <em>Seeing with the Mind's Eye</em>

Art

Jasper Johns

Saturday 12/29 @ SFMOMA

With all the snark of Dada and all the shellacked splendor of Pop, Jasper Johns has always walked a fine line... 

<em>The Lion King</em>

Theatre: Musical

The Lion King

Saturday 12/29 @ Orpheum Theatre

Experience the phenomenon of Disney's The Lion King. Marvel at the breathtaking spectacle of animals brought to life by award-winning director... 

Nathalie Djurberg: <em>The Parade</em>

Art: Multimedia

Nathalie Djurberg

Saturday 12/29 @ Yerba Buena Center for the Arts

Swedish artist Nathalie Djurberg is taking a bird's eye view on humanity, above and beyond the culture and civility, where, from... 

<em>Rudolf Nureyev: A Life in Dance</em>

Art

Rudolf Nureyev: A Life in Dance

Saturday 12/29 @ de Young Museum

This special exhibition is dedicated to the life and work of the legendary dancer and choreographer Rudolf Nureyev (1938–1993). It will... 

Ken and Melanie Light: <em>Valley of Shadows and Dreams</em>

Art: Photography

Ken and Melanie Light

Saturday 12/29 @ Oakland Museum of California

Featuring 31 black-and-white photographs-on view for the first time in a museum, Ken and Melanie Light: Valley of Shadows and Dreams... 

Treasure Island Flea

Festival: Shopping

Treasure Island Flea

Saturday 12/29 @ Avenue of the Palms

In 1939, Treasure Island was built to house the World's Fair. Among the attractions were synchronized swimmer Esther Williams' water ballet...