Dec 01-27, 2015

Beach Blanket Babylon Holiday Performances

The nation’s longestrunning musical revue celebrates the season with its ongoing satire of the biggest names in pop culture and politics in these playful presentations of song and dance. Club Fugazi, 678 Green St., 415.421.4222,

Dec 31, 2015

Michael Feinstein's New Year's Performance

The two-time Emmy and five-time Grammy nominated Feinstein rings in the new year at his namesake club, performing classics from the Great American Songbook. Complimentary bubbly. Feinstein's at the Nikko, 222 Mason St., 415.394.1111,

Dec 31, 2015

New Year's Concert with Seth MacFarlane and SF Symphony

Seth MacFarlane is best known as a television producer, but he’s also an Academy and Grammy Award-nominated vocalist. In the tradition of Frank Sinatra, MacFarlane performs Broadway and jazz hits along with the symphony. Davies Symphony Hall, 201 Van Ness Ave., 415.864.6000,

Nov 04, 2015 - Jan 03, 2016

Holiday Ice Rink at Embarcadero Center

The waterfront skating rink at the base of the Embarcadero Center towers is the largest outdoor rink in the city. Justin Herman Plaza, 415.837.1931,

Nov 07 - Dec 07, 2015

"Conor Walton: The Enemies of Progress" at CK Contemporary

The exhibit features an in-depth collection of works from renowned Irish painter Conor Walton. Walton’s work is known for realism combined with humorous social commentary. 357 Geary St., 415.397.0114,

Dec 20, 2015 - Jan 10, 2016

“Forever Tango” at Herbst Theatre

Starring Anna Trebunskaya and Dimitry Chaplin of “Dancing with the Stars,” the internationally acclaimed production is back in town, along with 12 illustrious tango dancers and an 11-piece orchestra performing original and traditional music. “Forever Tango” follows the birth of the tango in 19th century Argentina, where it was initially considered indecent before exploding in popularity and spreading to Europe and America. Herbst Theatre, 401 Van Ness Ave., 415.392.4400,

Dec 04-23, 2015

Alexandria Holiday Market

A festive European-style outdoor market with food, entertainment, and of course, shopping just in time for the holidays. Children's Corner for activities and a Toy Drive. Open weekends, then daily the week of Christmas.

Free entry, 11 a.m.-7 p.m., 300 block John Carlyle St., Alexandria, Va.,

Dec 01-06, 2015

SCOPE Miami Beach

Located on Ocean Drive and drawing over 45,000, SCOPE Miami Beach is among the most innovative satellite art fairs during Art Basel. Celebrating its 15th anniversary in 2015, SCOPE is celebrated and lauded by art critics worldwide for showcasing international emerging contemporary artists and multi-disciplinary creative programming. Admission ranges from $25 for students, $35 for adults and $100 for the preview event. 801 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach,

Nov 20-21, 2015

Old Ebbitt Grill "Oyster Riot"

The historic restaurant's annual party features oysters, award-winning wines and music.

$140, Fri. 7-10 p.m., Sat. 1-4 p.m. and 7-10 p.m., Old Ebbitt Grill, 675 15th St. NW,, 202.347.4800

Dec 09, 2015

Stoop Storytelling's Vintage Holiday Show

Hear personal stories with a holiday theme, dance to Big Band tunes and watch "White Christmas" at this local favorite.

$20, 7 p.m. cocktails & music/7:30 p.m. storytelling/9 p.m. film screening, Senator Theatre, 5904 York Rd.,, 800.838.3006