Events on Sunday, December 9

SFMade Holiday Gift Fair

Festival: Fair

SFMade Holiday Gift Fair

Sunday 12/ 9 @ Herbst Pavilion, Fort Mason Center

Come find locally made gift items including: jewelry, gourmet gifts, coffee, chocolate, wine, home items, body products, men's & women's apparel,... 

W. Kamau Bell: The Kamau Mau Uprising

Comedy: Stand up

W. Kamau Bell

Sunday 12/ 9 @ The Fillmore

A self-proclaimed "professional talker," W. Kamau Bell — comedian, thespian, and fly-in-the-ointment — has a merciless wit and a genuine sincerity... 

Book Signing and Workshop with Marion Deuchars


Book Signing and Workshop with Marion Deuchars

Sunday 12/ 9 @ SFMOMA

Book signing and Demonstration 11:30a.m. MuseumStore   Hands-On Workshop 1p.m. Koret Visitor Education Center  Join us in welcoming Deuchars, author of... 

Ongoing Events

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


Rudolf Nureyev: A Life in Dance

Sunday 12/ 9 @ 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... 

SQFT at A Temporary Offering

Special Event

SQFT at A Temporary Offering

Sunday 12/ 9 @ A Temporary Offering

Pop-ups hold all of the simple appeal of the childhood lemonade stand — sometimes you don't need much to set up... 

Brooklyn Visits Heath

Art: Happening

Brooklyn Visits Heath

Sunday 12/ 9 @ Heath Ceramics

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

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


Jasper Johns

Sunday 12/ 9 @ SFMOMA

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

Great Dickens Christmas Fair and Victorian Holiday Party

Festival: Fair

Great Dickens Christmas Fair

Sunday 12/ 9 @ Cow Palace

Hear Ye! Hear Ye! Victorian prose and crumpets aren't the only things flowing freely at the 34th annual Great Dickens Christmas... 

<em>Call Me Home</em>

Art: Photography

Call Me Home

Sunday 12/ 9 @ 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... 

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

Art: Multimedia

Nathalie Djurberg

Sunday 12/ 9 @ 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... 

Holiday Vagabond Indie Craft Fair

Festival: Fair

Holiday Vagabond Indie Craft Fair

Sunday 12/ 9 @ Urban Bazaar

It's hard to smell the opulence of handcrafted lavender and sage vintage-inspired soaps sold on Etsy, and trolling the bloated online... 

San Francisco Ballet's <em>Nutcracker</em>

Dance: Ballet

San Francisco Ballet's Nutcracker

Sunday 12/ 9 @ War Memorial Opera House

It's cold out and you're wearing your finest gloves. There are tuxedos and gowns, old men with ivory-tipped canes. The children's... 

The Westin St. Francis' Holiday Sugar Castle

Special Event

The Westin St. Francis' Holiday Sugar Castle

Sunday 12/ 9 @ 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... 

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

Art: Photography

Ken and Melanie Light

Sunday 12/ 9 @ 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... 

Another Hole in the Head Film Festival

Film: Festival

Another Hole in the Head Film Festival

Sunday 12/ 9 @ Various San Francisco locations

In true horror fashion, Another Hole in the Head Film Festival is racking up the sequel count with its ninth blood-letting.... 

<em>The Lion King</em>

Theatre: Musical

The Lion King

Sunday 12/ 9 @ 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... 

The Crucible Holiday Gifty Art Sale and Open House

Festival: Shopping

The Crucible Holiday Gifty Art Sale

Sunday 12/ 9 @ The Crucible

Shopping for the holidays doesn't always have to be insane lines, short tempers, and horribly embarrassed Macy's elves. This weekend, the... 

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

Theatre: Comedy

The Golden Girls: The Christmas Episodes

Sunday 12/ 9 @ Victoria Theatre

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

ODC Dance presents <em>The Velveteen Rabbit</em>

Performing Arts: Dance

The Velveteen Rabbit

Sunday 12/ 9 @ Lam Research Theater

Margery Williams' The Velveteen Rabbit or How Toys Become Real was first published in 1922, a time when such a companion... 

Lalah Hathaway

Music: R&B

Lalah Hathaway

Sunday 12/ 9 @ Yoshi's Oakland

Her name is legendary. Her music is timeless. Her lyrics touch you at the core. Her voice possesses rich warmth that...