| [Buena Park, CA: Through 9/5] Bob Baker Marionettes return to Knott’s Berry Farm!
[Live, on your phone: Fri-Sun, Extended to 6/13] The SF Neo-Futurists have a new interactive show called The Program and it’s performed entirely on your phone.
[6/12/21] Attaboy’s art-n-seek event, Game of Shrooms, is fast approaching! THIS should put you in the spirit.
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[Oakland: 5/28 – 7/10] Tin artist Dave Yoas has a brand new Transmission Gallery exhibition, Individually Twisted.
[San Francisco: 5/30] Screening of Sisters with Transistors at the Roxie.
[Laytonville: 6/21-6/27] Camp Tipsy is not happening because of the drought. But, a replacement campout has taken its place. Enter the Strawberry Moon Campout in Mendocino County. But, it’s already sold out, doh!
[Ongoing] Office of Collecting & Design Thanks, Mel!
[Now until ?] Madcap Motel looks like a fun immersive retro-romp.
[7/30] Rental Car Rally, the “midnight competitive roadtrip where handsome people dress up in costumes and descend upon wondrous and strange locations in rental cars” is on.
[10/29] Disney presents Tim Burton’s “The Nightmare Before Christmas” Live-to-film concert experience with Danny Elfman and TBA guests at Banc of California Stadium. Tickets on sale now.
[Cypress Lake: until 8/8/21] Mark Mothersbaugh & Beatie Wolfe: Postcards for Democracy at The Bob Rauschenberg Gallery
[Now – 10/31/21] Kusama: Cosmic Nature, New York Botanical Garden
[Tulsa: 6/4] Strawberry Shortcake (the character/doll) Day with her creator Muriel Fahrion at Ida Red General Store, 6 to 8 p.m. Btw, I had the pleasure of giving Muriel, who is also the artist behind the Care Bears and the Get Along Gang (and more!), a tour of Children’s Fairyland. It was a berry good day! [Exhibit A, B]