Beginning with the grand opening ceremony at dusk on March 5 and continuing until midnight, the San Francisco Bay Bridge will be transformed into a dazzling fine arts experience that will illuminate the skyline every night for two years. The Bay Lights project was conceived by internationally acclaimed artist Leo Villareal and his vision of turning the bridge into the world's largest light sculpture.
San Francisco has added world-class jazz music to the long list of reasons to visit this amazing cultural capital. SF is already an international force in art, technology, and cuisine, and the addition of the brand new SFJAZZ Center to our wonderful assortment of music venues is just one more reason for New York to watch out!
There's so much to discover in Sacramento, whether you're into Gold Rush history, architecture, biking, local beer, or artisan coffee. For the music lover, Sacramento offers everything from punk rock shows to epic tribute bands to celebrated composers. To help you navigate the live music scene in Sacto, we’ve rounded up a list of the best concerts going on from January through March.
With events ranging from artisan markets to outdoor light shows, there'll be no shortage of seasonal cheer for those spending their holidays in the California capital. To help you make the most of this merry month, we've rounded up an enchanting list of December's most festive activities!
GOOD: Street Food + Design Market Holiday Edition
Suzu, or Christian Suzuki, is a self-described hustler in the San Francisco food and beverage scene. In addition to working in Cafe Franco at the San Francisco Fisherman's Wharf Hostel, he can be found behind the bar at 15 Romolo and making lattes at the Arlequin Cafe. He's hustling and bustling to save money for a trip around the world!
The Mission District's Valencia Street gets hipper by the day -- or in this case, hotter. Preservation Hall West: The Chapel -- the West Coast cousin to New Orleans' famous jazz music venue -- opened its doors last month during the Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival, bringing the "hot music" of jazz to this uber-cool neighborhood.