Jun 10, 2017

Taste of Yolo in Yolo County

Organized by Visit Yolo, this epic tasting event celebrates Yolo County’s farms, wineries, breweries and restaurants. The culinary festival includes live celebrity chef cooking demonstrations, products and ingredients from area farms, delicious bites from local farm-to-fork restaurants, and samplings from more than 80 vendors including wine, craft beer, olive oil, honey, artisan cheeses, locally grown produce and more. 3-8 pm. Davis Central Park, Yolo County, tasteofyolo.com.

Nov 03 - Dec 03, 2016

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

Winner of a Tony and Drama Desk Award, this stage performance complete with audience participation showcases the story of an eclectic group of six mid-pubescents who vie for the spelling championship of a lifetime. Tickets on sale hereAlcazar Theatre, 650 Geary St., 415.340.2207.

Oct 31, 2016

Halloween at Alla Spina

Head to Alla Spina Halloween night for free food, DJs, pool tables and cocktail specials like The Vetri Ghoul Aid with Dad's Hat Rye, blood orange juice, amaretto and cynar or the Witch's Hat with Rye and cold brew coffee. Come dressed in your best costume for a chance to win a dinner for two at Lo Spiedo and VIP tickets to a Sixers game. 

Nov 05, 2016 - Apr 30, 2017

“Danny Lyon: Message to the Future” at de Young

A leading figure of the American street photography movement of the 1960s, Danny Lyon’s work often focuses on people living on the fringes of society. This is the first comprehensive retrospective of Lyon’s work in 25 years, featuring 175 photographs, films and other works. 50 Hagiwara Tea Garden Dr., 415.750.3600, deyoung.famsf.org

Oct 08, 2016 - Jan 29, 2017

“The Brothers Le Nain: Painters of 17th-Century France” at Legion of Honor

Featuring more than 40 works from the 1630s-1640s, this is the first major exhibition devoted to the Le Nain brothers in the United States. Paris-based Louis and Mathieu Le Nain are best known for their realistic paintings of the poor, which later influenced such painters as Gustave Courbet and Édouard Manet. 100 34th Ave., 415.750.3600, legionofhonor.famsf.org

Oct 29, 2016 - Jan 22, 2017

“Bruce Conner: It’s All True” at SFMOMA

This retrospective exhibit of works by the late Bruce Conner presents over 250 works in a variety of media from film and photographs to assemblages and performance. Many featured pieces have hardly been seen before and date back to the 1950s, when Conner began his five-decade career. 151 Third St., 415.357.4000, sfmoma.org

Nov 15 - Dec 11, 2016

“The King and I” at Golden Gate Theatre

This production of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s classic musical won four 2015 Tony Awards, including Best Musical Revival. Set in 1860s Bangkok, the musical follows the relationship between the King of Siam and a British schoolteacher in charge of educating the king’s many wives and children. Golden Gate Theatre, 1 Taylor St., 888.746.1799. shnsf.com

Nov 11 - Dec 18, 2016

“Sons of the Prophet” at New Conservatory Theatre

Billed as the “funniest play about human suffering you’ll ever see,” this comedy-drama from Tony Award-winner Stephen Karam revolves around a Lebanese-American family that’s fallen on hard times. 25 Van Ness Ave., 415.861.8972, nctcsf.org

Nov 05-06, 2016

Theatre Flamenco of SF presents “The Beat of Time”

One of the Bay Area’s oldest dance companies, Theatre Flamenco celebrates its 50th anniversary with this special performance. “The Beat of Time” features local talent alongside renowned artists from Spain, including dancer Pastora Galván and flamenco singer Juana la del Pipa. 415.872.9122, theatreflamenco.org

Nov 02-04, 2016

John Cleese & Eric Idle in “Together Again at Last…For the Very First Time”

British comedy legends and founding members of “Monty Python,” John Cleese and Eric Idle present a unique comedy act blending improv, storytelling, musical numbers, exclusive footage and aquatic juggling. No two performances will be exactly the same. 1 Taylor St., 888.746.1799. shnsf.com