Sep 25, 2016

Folsom Street Fair

The world’s biggest leather event returns to the Mission District with more than 200 exhibitor booths, live music, dance areas and erotic artist areas spread over 13 city blocks. This only-in-San Francisco event attracts over 400,000 (sometimes nude) leather and fetish enthusiasts from all over the world. 11 am-6 pm. Folsom St. from 8th to 13th sts.,

Sep 24, 2016 - Jan 01, 2017

Anthony Hernandez at SFMOMA

This retrospective exhibit honors the more than 45-year career of major American photographer Anthony Hernandez. The collection of 160 photographs includes black-and-white shots from 1970s LA, photos taken on Rodeo Drive in the 1980s and selections from his critically acclaimed series “Landscapes for the Homeless.” 151 3rd St., 415.357.4000,

Sep 16, 2016 - Jan 15, 2017

"Space Program: Europa" at Yerba Buena Center for the Arts

World-renowned sculptor Tom Sachs, known for his signature bricolage style (the practice of creating works from available materials and objects), has created an experiential environment complete with a mission control, a full-size Apollo-era landing module, a mobile quarantine facility and more. 701 Mission St., 415.978.2787,


Sep 10-11, 2016

Autumn Moon Festival

Now in its 26th year, this annual festival returns to Chinatown with dragon parades, arts and crafts booths, children’s activities, cultural exhibits, authentic food and non-stop entertainment. Grant Ave.,

Sep 08, 2016 - May 28, 2017

SFJazz Fifth Anniversary Season

This month brings several big performers to one of the country’s top jazz venues, including Bay Area native Julian Lage as well as four-time Grammy winner Christian McBride, a jazz bassist who is among the most recorded artists of his generation. 201 Franklin St., 866.920.5299,

Aug 26, 2016

New Orleans Saints vs. Pittsburg Stellers

7 pm. Mercedes-Benz Superdome, 1500 Poydras St., 800.745.3000;

Sep 16, 2016

Walter "Wolfman" Washington and the Roadmasters

6 pm. Concerts in the Courtyard, Historic New Orleans Collection, 533 Royal St., 504.523.4662;


The 2016 SGIA Expo (Las Vegas, September 14–16) will bring together the industry’s widest array of qualified and educated attendees to experience unrivaled technology, markets and opportunities. This unparalleled show will showcase their best products, methodologies and innovative applications. Tens of thousands of attendees will explore the wall-to-wall exhibitor booths and meet with their colleagues, competitors, customers and potential clients.

Aug 19 - Sep 05, 2016

"Finding Dory"

2 and 5 pm. Entergy Giant Screen Theater, Audubon Aquarium, 1 Canal St., 504.581.4629;