June 7, 2019
Inez Storer- Trip-Wire: Paintings, Assemblage and Mixed Media Collage
Event Phone Number: 4157509955
Where: Avenue 12 Gallery 1101 Lake Street San Francisco CA 94118
What: The artwork of Inez Storer invites the viewer in through inventive and colorful combinations of imagery with layers of richly textured paint and mixed media. These allegorical messages are at once playful and profound. Don't miss the Artist's Reception on Saturday, May 11 from 4-7 pm! More information at: https://avenue12gallery.com.
June 9, 2019
Lew the Jew and His Circle: Origins of American Tattoo
Price: Please see website for details
Where: Contemporary Jewish Museum 736 Mission St San Francisco 94103
What: Lew the Jew and His Circle: Origins of American Tattoo examines the work of "Lew the Jew" Alberts (born Albert Morton Kurzman, 1880-1954), one of America's most influential tattoo artists. Drawn from the collection of San Francisco tattoo legend Don Ed Hardy, the exhibition includes never before seen original tattoo artwork, photographs, and correspondence. For more information, please visit their website.
June 23, 2019
Magic Theater Presents: Oedipus el Rey
Price: $15+ Event Phone Number: (415) 441-8822
Where: Magic Theater, Fort Mason 2 Marina Blvd. Building D, 3rd Floor San Francisco CA 94123
What: For the 10th Anniversary Legacy Revival, Magic Theatre presents Oedipus el Rey directed by Loretta Greco. Set in South Central LA, Oedipus el Rey is a gritty and electrifying take on the Greek tragedy, written by the acclaimed Magic playwright Luis Alfaro. Oedipus is reimagined as a young man whose dreams of controlling his own destiny soar beyond the prison walls where he’s spent his life. In a place where everyone is trapped by desperation, violence, and history, can one man transcend his own story? Love, family, and belief collide in this chilling, muscular odyssey that asks: what’s fate and what’s just the system? Tickets may be purchased online at by clicking here. Save 20% on tickets using code: OEDIPUS
July 11, 2019
San Francisco Botanical Garden: 5th Anniversary Flower Piano
Where: Golden Gate Park 1199 9th Ave San Francisco CA 94122
What: Music, community, and nature join forces once again as San Francisco Botanical Garden transforms into an alfresco concert hall where everyone is invited to play and listen. FREE with regular admission (FREE for Members and San Francisco residents). Plus, get tickets now for the popular Flower Piano at Night—July 18, 19 & 20—as beautifully lit pathways lead to pianos aglow with performances and open to play, plus a NEW family-friendly Flower Piano at Sunset event on July 12! For more information, please click the link here.
July 30, 2019
Black Matter: Oxossi Ayofemi and Risa Wechsler
Price: Please see website for details
Where: Contemporary Jewish Museum 736 Mission St San Francisco CA 94103
What: Visual artist Oxossi Ayofemi and her chosen havruta partner, groundbreaking Stanford physicist Risa Wechsler, discuss the nature of dark matter, notions of presence and absence, and latent abundance in African American culture. Ayofemi’s expressions of these concepts are epitomized by local turf dancers, an abandoned site in San Francisco, and Afro Futurist sound. For more information please visit their website.
August 7, 2019
Summer Cocktails of the Farmers Market
What: Savor the best of the season at CUESA’s popular Cocktails of the Farmers Market series, hosted in partnership with the Northern California chapter of the United States Bartenders’ Guild. Bartenders create unique signature cocktails showcasing the bounty of the farmers market. Enjoy at least two full-sized signature cocktails, a dozen sample-sized drinks, and hors d’oeuvres from local restaurants. All proceeds from the evening support CUESA’s work to cultivate a healthy food system and the USBG’s professional development programs
September 8, 2019
Hamilton at the Orpheum Theater
Where: Orpheum Theatre 1192 Market St San Francisco CA 94102
What: The smash Broadway musical Hamilton is back at the Orpheum Theatre this March. It takes you through the life of Alexander Hamilton, what he endured to become such a powerful man and what happened on the fateful night he died.
September 9, 2019
CUESA's Sunday Supper: A Farm to City Feast
What: CUESA’s Sunday Supper: A Farm to City Feast is an elegant celebration of the Ferry Plaza Farmers Market community and California’s rich agricultural bounty. Join over forty of the Bay Area’s most celebrated chefs plus winemakers, bartenders, and sustainable farmers in the historic Ferry Building for CUESA’s annual four-course gala. Funds from the event contribute more than 50 percent of the cost of our educational programs, which serve students, farmers, and educators in building a healthy food system.