Category Archives: Concert

Seven Must-See San Francisco Holiday Shows to Get You in the Spirit of the Season

The holiday season has begun! The best way to get into the spirit is by visiting one of the many San Francisco holiday shows to choose from. Here’s a list of some of the must-see performances this December

San Francisco Holiday Shows
San Francisco is a beautiful place this time of year. When you’re not shopping at Union Square, check out a holiday performance in one of the city’s landmark performing arts venues.
Via Franco Folini

The Nutcracker
San Francisco Ballet, War Memorial Opera House

December 12 – 29
Tickets: $32 – $310
Best Parking Option: 601 Van Ness Avenue Garage, $23

From the SF Ballet website:

On Christmas Eve, 1944, the audience at San Francisco’s War Memorial Opera House experienced the American premiere of Nutcracker. An instant sensation, the ballet launched a national holiday tradition.

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CMA Fest 2014 Activities – What to Do When Your Favorite Bands Aren’t Playing

The CMA Music Festival is only days away! There is no other festival like it. If you’re a country music fan, this is the place to be. In addition to the amazing lineup and concerts, there are plenty of other things to see and do. Here’s a quick rundown of the many CMA Fest 2014 activities that aren’t concerts.

CMA Fest 2014 Activities
Full Moon Saloon on the right is always a good activity, of course.
Photo Courtesy of Denise Mattox

The Buckle

Located along several blocks of Broadway near the Cumberland, the Buckle will feature performances by talented songwriters from ASCAP, as well as dozens of exhibition booths from CMA Fest partners offering prizes, giveaways, product demos, and more! Click here for details. Of course, the honky tonks on Broadway will be open as well, if you get thirsty. Continue reading