[ongoing] The Blind Cafe A pop-up event where you are served dinner by legally blind servers, eat in the pitch dark, and listen to live music…with strangers! Thx, Tyler H.!
[11/28, Everywhere] Buy Nothing Day (Also, c’mon, don’t shop on Thanksgiving.)[11/29, TV] World premiere of Grumpy Cat’s Worst Christmas Ever !![12/13, SF/LA] Santacon
[12/13] Mid-Century Holiday Potluck Extravaganza! All ages [Tix] –This is a super-fun event!
[11/28-12/24] Blue Genie Art Bazaar
[Until 1/4/15] David Bowie Is at Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago
[12/21] MOBY: Live at the Integratron
[Nov/Dec dates] KrampusFest 2014
[12/5-12/7] Comedy Hack Day at YouTube Space LA [apply]
[12/21] Margaret –“an evening of music and story based on the life and writings of Margaret Rucker, a poet whose tragic yet serendipitous story was rescued twenty years ago from the bottom of a garbage bin.”
[12/5] A special screening of Tim Burton’s film Big Eyes at Art Basel Miami Beach
[12/2] Bad Dyke Book Release + Bawdy Storytelling
[12/5-12/7] Holiday gift & craft faire at American Steel Studios
[12/7] Frank Portman’s King Dork Approximately book release show: “‘acts,’ oddities, bookselling, meet the author, the Oxford comma, rock, and roll.”
[ongoing] 60 Minutes to Escape [Tickets]
[11/28] Royale With Sleaze: A Pulp Fiction Burlesque Experience
[11/29] The John Waters Christmas Show— SOLD OUT
[11/30] Homo for the Holidays: a “big queer craft fair on the patio at El Rio” — $5
[12/2-12/28] Kinky Boots
[12/4] Wunderfaire, a celebration of local craftspeople hosted by IDEO — <3 this event!
[12/5-12/15] Another Hole in the Head, an indie horror, sci-fi, dark fantasy, and exploitation cinema film festival
[12/12] BoneSaw Bros, Scary Stories: Christmas edition: “scary live christmas stories performed by theater group Ham Pants Productions” — $20
[12/13-12/14] San Francisco Bazaar
[12/14] Charles Phoenix Retro Holiday Slide Show at Empress of China [Tickets] Don’t miss this one! Not only are his shows FAB, but the Empress of China is CLOSING at the end of the year.
[12/20] Margaret –“an evening of music and story based on the life and writings of Margaret Rucker, a poet whose tragic yet serendipitous story was rescued twenty years ago from the bottom of a garbage bin.” See you there!
[12/31] NYE: Extra Action Marching Band at Brick & Mortar music hall
San Leandro, CA
[12/4] Rainbow Rumpus Book Talk with author Benjamin Wachs
Santa Monica, CA
[12/13] MAS ATTACK 7
[12/5-12/7] Digital Detox Retreat at Shambhala Ranch