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Saturday, May 27

Win: $100 Spree at “Treasure Island Flea” 6th Birthday Bash | SF
Saturday, May 27 – 10:00 am | Cost: WIN | Treasure Island Flea (East Location)
$100 Spree at Contest Ended

It’s been 6 years that the Treasure Island Flea has taken over the island with 400+ local artists, makers and designers and 20,000 people each month.
And to celebrate this anniversary you can win a $100 shopping spree at this weekend’s Flea, good for either Saturday (5/27) or …

Win Tix: All Your Sisters: Post-Punk Paradigm | Bottom of the Hill
Saturday, May 27 – 8:30 pm | Cost: WIN | Bottom of the Hill
All Your Sisters: Post-Punk Paradigm | Bottom of the HillContest Ended

All Your Sisters take on the post-punk paradigm is decidedly non-retro. The basic building blocks are there; heavy drum machine rhythms, pumping melodic bass lines, swaths of atmospheric guitars and cold synth melodies.
> Get Tickets – $12 Adv / $15 Door
But, where many bands are …

Sunday, May 28

Win Tix: Mexican Paper Mache Art Class: Sacred Hearts & Masks | Berkeley
Sunday, May 28 – 12:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Finnish Brotherhood Hall
Mexican Paper Mache Art Class: Sacred Hearts & Masks | BerkeleyContest Ended

Learn the history of a sacred art form and then make art under the guidance of a renowned artist in this two-hour art class with all materials provided and Mexican Pan Dulce and some organic, locally grown Fresh Fruit to snack on during workshop time. It’s …

Win Tix: Samba-Reggae-Funk “SambaDá” | The Chapel
Sunday, May 28 – 9:00 pm | Cost: WIN | The Chapel
Samba-Reggae-Funk Contest Ended

SambaDá musically unites the Americas, drawing from percussion-based styles of South and Central American samba and salsa, and blending them with the funk. While Brazilian natives Papiba Godinho and Dandha da Hora bring their profound knowledge and respect for the roots of afro-brazilian song and …

Wednesday, May 31

Win Tix: Pop-Up Magazine: Live at the Curran | SF
Wednesday, May 31 – 7:30 pm | Cost: WIN | Curran
Pop-Up Magazine: Live at the Curran | SFEnter to Win

Two nights of true stories, documentary films, photography, and radio from some of our favorite writers, performers, and musicians.
> Get Tickets – $45
Unrecorded, live onstage at SF’s historic Curran theater. You have to be there to see it. “A Sensation” – The New York Times.

Friday, June 2

Win Tix: 3-Day Pass to “Colossal Clusterfest” w/ Jerry Seinfeld & Kevin Hart | SF
Friday, June 2 – 12:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Bill Graham Civic Auditorium
3-Day Pass to Contest Ended

Comedy Central Presents Colossal Clusterfest – 3 Days, 5 Stages, 50+ Comedians, Lots of Bands. Total Cluster. It’s a brand new epic comedy, and music event of festival proportions featuring Jerry Seinfeld, Kevin Hart, Bill Burr, Sarah Silverman & Friends, Ice Cube, Tegan and Sara, Chromeo …

Tuesday, June 6

Friday, June 16

Win Tix: 50th Monterey International Pop Festival | 3-Day Passes
Friday, June 16 – 12:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Monterey County Fairgrounds
50th Monterey International Pop Festival | 3-Day PassesEnter to Win

The Monterey International Pop Festival celebrates 50 Years, a three-day music celebration event at the Monterey County Fairgrounds from June 16 to 18, 2017 – marking exactly 50 years to the day and spot of the legendary festival in 1967.
> Get Tickets – $295 – 3 …

Saturday, June 24

Win Tix: !!! (Chk Chk Chk): Indie/Dance Punk | The Chapel
Saturday, June 24 – 9:00 pm | Cost: WIN | The Chapel
!!! (Chk Chk Chk): Indie/Dance Punk | The ChapelEnter to Win

Combining punk abandon and tightly-coiled dance music has always been bonded into the band’s DNA.
> Get Tickets – $22 Adv / $25 Door
It’s this core plus their growth and mastery of songwriting that has seen them outlive the mid-2000s ‘indie/dance punk‘ tag and has allowed …

Friday, June 30

Win Tix: Paramount Movie Classics: The Big Lebowski | Paramount Theatre
Friday, June 30 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Paramount Theatre
Paramount Movie Classics: The Big Lebowski | Paramount TheatreEnter to Win

With over 3,000 seats and a meticulously-restored interior, the Paramount offers a true “Movie Palace” experience straight out of the 1930s – with period newsreels, cartoons, previews, live music from the Mighty Wurlitzer organ and the audience participation spinning wheel game of “Dec-O-Win.”
Tonight’s film is …

Tuesday, July 4

Friday, July 14

Win Tix: Paramount Movie Classics: All the President’s Men | Paramount Theatre
Friday, July 14 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Paramount Theatre
Paramount Movie Classics: All the President’s Men | Paramount TheatreEnter to Win

With over 3,000 seats and a meticulously-restored interior, the Paramount offers a true “Movie Palace” experience straight out of the 1930s – with period newsreels, cartoons, previews, live music from the Mighty Wurlitzer organ and the audience participation spinning wheel game of “Dec-O-Win.”
Tonight’s film is …