Events on Tuesday, February 12

Celebrate Mardi Gras Parade

Festival: Parade

Celebrate Mardi Gras Parade

Tuesday 2/12 @ Place Pigalle

Sure, San Francisco's annual Carnaval festivities happen in May, but that doesn't mean that today isn't officially Fat Tuesday. Celebrate with... 

Al Gore in conversation w/ Barbara Kingsolver

Performing Arts: Discussion

Al Gore and Barbara Kingsolver

Tuesday 2/12 @ Herbst Theater

Whether you're into global warming, or, um, not into global warming; love a good brush with men who almost ruled the... 

Ongoing Events

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

Art

Rudolf Nureyev: A Life in Dance

Tuesday 2/12 @ 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... 

SF Indiefest

Film: Independent

SF Indiefest

Tuesday 2/12 @ Various locations

Eight paties, 43 programs, and 102 screenings over 14 days. SF Indiefest turns 15 this February and the favorited annual film... 

<em>Girl with a Pearl Earring: Dutch Paintings from Mauritshius</em>

Art: Painting & Drawing

Girl with a Pearl Earring

Tuesday 2/12 @ de Young Museum

Get ready, San Francisco: the original Netherlandish mystery girl is headed to the de Young, accompanied by over 200 drawings and... 

CODEX International Book Fair

Books

CODEX International Book Fair

Tuesday 2/12 @ Craneway Pavilion

Bibliophiles, gird your loins: the CODEX International Book Fair 2013 offers a multi-day excursion into an entire converted Ford factory (Richmond's... 

SF Beer Week

Food/Wine: Festival

SF Beer Week

Tuesday 2/12 @ Various locations

For ten glorious days, your cup will runneth over as the city salutes one of humankind's oldest libations. The SF Brewer's... 

Funkytown Tuesday Night Skate

Get Social

Funkytown Tuesday Night Skate

Tuesday 2/12 @ CELLspace

Far from being a cultural relic or an occasional Xanadu party theme, roller disco is alive and well — nowhere more...