Friday, December 3 First Friday Night at Curiodyssey – San Mateo, December 3 Swing into the weekend with music, science, animals and fun! On the first Friday of every month, from 5 pm until 8 pm, where parents and kids celebrate together at CuriOdyssey. Dance to some of your favorite pop and rock hits. Purchase dinner from Fletch’s hot foods and beer or wine from our bar.
Ride the Rails at Ardenwood – Fremont Boardwalk Winter Wonderland – Santa Cruz A Christmas Carol Broadway SF – San Francisco Scrooge the Musical – Oakland Once Upon a Christmas – Walnut Creek Lighted Holiday Parade – Half Moon Bay Free First Friday with San Mateo County Historical Association – virtual, 10 am, Free
Saturday, December 4 San Francisco Youth Ballet Presents The 20th Annual Performance of The Nutcracker – San Francisco, December 4 & 5 Back in 2021, Live and in person at the newly renovated Great Star Theater. This magical, full-length version of The Nutcracker features professional guest artists and the youth talent from the San Francisco Youth Ballet Academy. This production is geared toward families and is a perfect opportunity to introduce young children to this holiday ballet tradition. Sugar Plum VIP seating includes preshow meet & greet with characters. Four shows only – buy your tickets early!
Fun on the Farm – San Ramon Family Friendly Coastal Nature Walk – Santa Cruz The Magic Lamp – San Francisco ArtSpark at Sonoma Children’s Museum – Sonoma Breakfast with Santa – Cupertino Hometown Holiday Celebration – Pleasanton Holiday Train – San Francisco, Redwood City, Mountain View, Sunnyvale, Santa Clara Hometown Holidays Parade – Redwood City Lighted Yacht Parade – Alameda Glowfari at Oakland Zoo – Oakland
Sunday, December 5 Virtual Science Center – San Jose Experience Virtual Reality at Virtual Science Center! Open now through December 2021 at Westfield Valley Fair in San Jose, Virtual Science Center offers guests an interactive experience into the magical world of Virtual Reality. Explore how this incredible technology works, learn why virtual worlds feel so believable, and choose from a selection of thrilling full-body VR experiences in this extraordinary pop-up science exhibit. Virtual Science Center has been described as a “STEM-lover’s heaven.”
Niles Canyon Railroad Rides – Sunol Family Day at Marin Museum of Contemporary Art – Novato Wilder Ranch Tour – Santa Cruz Pixieland – Concord Menorahs and Miracles – San Jose Holiday Train – San Francisco, Millbrae, Burlingame, San Mateo, Menlo Park Holiday Ice Rink in Union Square – San Francisco The Velveteen Rabbit – San Francisco Grand Chanukah Celebration on the Lake – Oakland
Red Rocket (2021) 128 min - Comedy | Drama 78 Metascore Mikey Saber is a washed-up porn star who returns to his small Texas hometown, not that anyone really wants him back. Director: Sean Baker Stars: Simon Rex, Bree Elrod, Brenda Deiss, Ethan DarboneWatch
Wolf (2021) 98 min - Drama | Mystery | Thriller A high-concept arthouse drama about a boy who believes he is a wolf. Director: Nathalie Biancheri Stars: Lily-Rose Depp, George MacKay, Paddy Considine, Terry Notary
Silent Night (2021) 92 min - Comedy | Horror 54 Metascore Nell, Simon, and their son Art are ready to welcome friends and family for what promises to be a perfect Christmas gathering. Perfect except for one thing: everyone is going to die. Director: Camille Griffin Stars: Annabelle Wallis, Keira Knightley, Matthew Goode, Lily-Rose Depp
FRI DEC 3 7:00 pm PT San Francisco
SAT DEC 4 5:30 pm PT San Francisco
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