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Entertainment calendar May 16, 2014

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ART EXHIBITS

Arts Benicia: Arts Benicia Artist in Residency, June 14 through June 29, reception 7 to 9 p.m. June 13; Family Art Day, 1 to 3 p.m. June 22; open noon to 5 p.m. Thursday through Sunday during exhibitions, 991 Taylor St., Suite 114, Benicia. Free. 747-0130, www.artsbenicia.org.

Benicia Plein Air Gallery: Mary Claire Stotler is May’s featured artist; Rolando S Barrero is June’s featured artist, reception 3 to 7 p.m. June 14; open 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday through Sunday, 307 First St., Benicia. 495-2940, www.beniciapleinair.com.

Gallery 621: “Transformation,” through June 1, reception 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday; open 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday through Sunday, 621 First St., Benicia. 746-6211, www.gallery621.com.

Herger Gallery: Open 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday, Solano Community College, 4000 Suisun Valley Road, Room 1302, Fairfield. 864-7000, ext. 4398, www2.solano.edu/fine_arts/HergerGallery.

Lawler House Gallery: “Elements,” through July 27; open noon to 4 p.m. Friday through Sunday, 718 Main St., Suisun City. www.lawlerhousegallery.org.

Vacaville Art League Gallery: Juried show, May 31 through July 5, reception 7 to 9 p.m. May 31; open noon to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday, 718 E. Monte Vista Ave. Free. 448-8712, www.vacavilleartgallery.com.

OTHER AREAS

Asian Art Museum: “Yoga: The Art of Transformation,” through May 25; “Gorgeous,” June 20 through Sept. 14; open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday, 200 Larkin St., San Francisco. 415-581-3500, www.asianart.org.

Crocker Art Museum: “Works By Hand: Hidden Labor and Historical Quilts,” May 25 through Sept. 1; open 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday through Sunday, 216 O St., Sacramento. 916-808-1182, www.crockerartmuseum.org.

De Young Museum: “The Bay Bridge: A Work in Progress,” through June 8; “Lines on the Horizon: Native American Art from the Weisel Family,” through Jan. 4, 2015; open 9:30 a.m. to 5:15 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday, Golden Gate Park, San Francisco. 415-750-3600, http://deyoung.famsf.org.

Legion of Honor: Matisse, through Sept. 7; open 9:30 a.m. to 5:15 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday, Lincoln Park, 100 34th Ave., San Francisco. 415-750-3600, www.famsf.org.

AUDITIONS

Solano Community Symphony: Open auditions by appointment, both amateurs and professionals are invited to apply. Mary Eichbauer, orchestra manager. 747-1946, email gg-mee@ix.netcom.com, www.solanosymphony.org.

Solano Winds Community Concert Band: Open auditions for brass, woodwind and percussionists. Call for appointment. 429-0289, sw-info@solanowinds.org.

COMEDY

Empress Comedy Series: All shows at 8 p.m.: Mike Pace, June 20; Rocky LaPorte, July 18; 330 Virginia St., Vallejo. 553-2400, www.empresstheatre.org.

LOL with Speedy & Friends:  8 p.m. June 14, Fairfield Center for Creative Arts, 1035 Texas St. www.downtowntheatre.com.

Off The Wall Comedy: 8 p.m. May 24, Artiszen Cultural Art Center, 337 Georgia St., Vallejo. 649-8984.

Wille Bardcena: 8 p.m. June 7, Fairfield Center for Creative Arts, 1035 Texas St. www.downtowntheatre.com.

OTHER AREAS

Punch Line, Sacramento: Bobby Lee, 8 and 10 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 7 p.m. Sunday; Sam Bam’s Comedy Jam, 8 p.m. Thursday, 8 and 10 p.m. May 23-24; Mike E. Winfield, 8 p.m. May 25; Gene Pompa, 8 p.m. May 29, 8 and 10 p.m. May 30-31, 7 p.m. June 1; Sacramento Comedy Showcase, 8 p.m. June 4; Chris D’Elia, 8 p.m. June 5, 8 and 10 p.m. June 6-7; Lance Woods, 7 p.m. June 8; Ray Molina, 8 p.m. June 11; JHP Showcase, 8 p.m. June 12; 2100 Arden Way, Suite 225. 916-925-8500, www.punchlinesac.com.

Punch Line, San Francisco: Mo Mandel, 8 p.m. and 10 p.m. Friday, 7:30 and 9:30 p.m. Saturday; San Francisco Comedy Showcase, 8 p.m. Sunday; Some People Like Us, 8 p.m. Monday; Tuesday and Laura, 8 p.m. Tuesday; Robert Hawkins, 8 p.m. Wednesday, 8 and 10 p.m. May 22-23, 7:30 and 9:30 p.m. May 25; San Francisco Comedy Showcase, 8 p.m. May 25; Greg Edwards, 8 p.m. May 27; Tommy Johnagin, 8 p.m. May 28-29, 8 and 10 p.m. May 30, 7:30 and 9:30 p.m. May 31; San Francisco Comedy Showcase, 8 p.m. June 1;  The Dinosaurs of Comedy, 8 p.m. June 3; 444 Battery St., San Francisco. 415-397-7573, www.punchlinecomedyclub.com.

Tommy T’s, Pleasanton: Godfrey, 7:30 p.m. and 9:45 p.m. Friday, 7 and 9:45 p.m. Saturday, 7 p.m. Sunday; open mic, 7 p.m. Tuesday; Tommy Davidson, 7:30 p.m. Thursday, 7:30 and 10:15 p.m. May 23, 7 and 9:45 p.m. May 24; Kabir Singh, 7 p.m. May 25; Danny Cruz, 7:30 p.m. May 27; Mario Montes, 7:30 p.m. May 29; David V, 7:30 p.m.May 29; Sheryl Underwood, 7:30 and 10:15 p.m. May 30, 7, 9:30 and 11:45 p.m. May 31; Cocoa Brown, 7:30 p.m. June 5, 7:30 and 10:15 p.m. June 6, 7 and 9:45 p.m. June 7, 7 p.m. June 8; 5104 Hopyard Road, Pleasanton. 925-227-1800, www.tommyts.com/pleasanton.
Tommy T’s, Rancho Cordova: DeRay Davis, 7:30 p.m. and 9:45 p.m. Friday, 7, 9:45 and 11:55 p.m. Saturday, 7 p.m. Sunday; Sac Town Comedy Jam, 7:30 p.m. Wednesday; Comedy Warriors, 7:30 p.m. Thursday, 7:30 and 9:45 p.m. May 23, 7 and 9:45 p.m. May 24, 7 p.m. May 25; Sac Town Comedy Jam, 7:30 p.m. May 28; Earthquake, 7:30 and 9:45 p.m. May 30, 7 and 9:45 p.m. May 31, 7 p.m. June 1; Michael Mancini, 7:30 p.m. June 5, 7:30 and 9:45 p.m. June 6, 7 and 9:45 p.m. June 8; 12401 Folsom Blvd. Rancho Cordova. 916-608-233,www.tommyts.com/sac.

EVENTS

Art, Wine and Food Fundraiser: Benefits Child Haven, 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday, Ledgewood Creek Winery, 4589 Abernathy Road, Fairfield. 425-5744, www.bidpal.net/childhaven.

Art on the Vine: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. June 7-8, Wooden Valley Winery, 4756 Suisun Valley Road, Fairfield. www.fairfieldvisualarts.com.

Benicia Farmers Market: 4 to 8 p.m. Thursdays, through Oct. 30, First Street between B and D streets. 745-9791, www.beniciamainstreet.org.

Benicia in Bloom: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Sunday, First Street. 745-9791.

Biggest Little Car Show: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Suisun waterfront. www.goldenhillsmustangclub.com.

Denim & Diamonds: Dinner-dance fundraiser hosted by Soroptimist International of Central Solano County, 6 to 10 p.m. Saturday, Cordelia Fire Hall, 2155 Cordelia Road, Fairfield. 718-3598.

Dinner at the Dump: Vacaville Museum Guild fundraiser, 6 to 10 p.m. June 7, Recycling Center, 302 N. 1st St., Dixon. 447-4513.

Downtown Art Walk: 5 to 10 p.m. second Friday of each month, downtown Vallejo. www.vallejoartwalk.com.

Downtown Vacaville Farmers Market: 8 a.m. to noon Saturdays, through Oct. 11. Entertainment:  Tony Batsaka, Saturday; Stan Johnson, May 24; Ulatis Creek, May 31; Loren Davidson, June 7; Tamra Engle, June 14; Amanda & Johnny, June 21; Denis Colleret, June 28; 300 block of Main St. www.downtownvacaville.com.

Fairfield Farmers Market: 3 to 7 p.m. Thursdays, through Oct. 2, lawn at Jefferson and Texas streets. www.fairifeldmainstreet.com.

Ghost Walks: 8 p.m. first and third Fridays, meet at 90 First St., Benicia, 745-9791; and 8 p.m. second and fourth Fridays, 718 Main St., Suisun City, www.visitsuisuncity.com.

Juneteenth: 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. June 21, City Park, 435 Alabama St., Vallejo. www.vallejojuneteenth.com.

Nature journaling workshop with John Muir Laws: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. May 25, Lynch Canyon, 3100 Lynch Road, Vallejo. www.solanolandtrust.org.

Northern California Pirate Festival: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. June 14-15, Vallejo Waterfront Park, 298 Mare Island Way. 866-921-9277, www.norcalpiratefestival.com.

Pin A Go Go: Pinball show. 1 to 10 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. to midnight Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, Dixon May Fairgrounds, 655 S. First St. www.pinagogo.org.

Poetry by the Bay: Open word, open mic poetry and live music, 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. second and fourth Thursdays, The Hub Vallejo, 350 Georgia St. Free. 348-2008.

Raise a Glass & Some Cash: Benefit for Children’s Nurturing Project, 6 to 10 p.m. May 31 and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. June 1, Wooden Valley Winery, 4756 Suisun Valley Road, Fairfield. www.livingintheshadowsvip.eventbrite.com, www.livingintheshadowsexpo.eventbrite.com.

Rio Vista Farmers Market: 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday, June 28 through Nov. 22, Main Street, between 2nd and 3rd streets. www.allbayfarmersmarket.com.

Singles of Solano Summer Dance: 2 p.m. June 29, Vacaville Moose Lodge, 6586 Gibson Canyon Road. 448-9695.

Vallejo Garden Tour & Garden Festival: Benefit for the Vallejo Naval & Historical Museum, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Vallejo. Purchase tickets at the museum, 734 Marin St. 643-0077.

OTHER AREAS

Book Signing with Fairfield resident Nancy Anne Lockwood: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday, Vilma’s Jewelry, 928 Grant Ave., Novato; 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. May 31, Taqueria Mi Pueblo III, 505 Grant Ave., Novato. www.tatepublishing.com.

Quilt show: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, San Jose Museum of Quilts and Textiles, 520 South First St., San Jose. 408-971-0323, www.sjquiltmuseum.org.

Sacramento Veg Fest: 10:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. June 7, Red Lion Hotel Woodlake, 500 Leisure Lane, Sacramento. www.vegfest.com.

MUSIC AND DANCE

City Sports Bar and Grill: Music starts at 9 p.m.: Whiskey Honey, Friday; Third Start West, Saturday; The Spazmatics, May 23; Crosstown 5, May 24; Left of Centre, May 30; Bandwidth, May 31; East Wind, June 6; Lock Box, June 8; Four Barrel, June 13, DJ Aaron, June 14; 155 Browns Valley Parkway, Vacaville. 455-7827, www.starsrecreation.com.

Creekwalk: Music is from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.: The Fundamentals, June 6; Steel Breeze, June 13; Clean Slate, June 20; Left of Centre, June 27; Time Bandits, July 4; Nathan Owens, July 11; Paperback Writer, July 18; Ascension Live Band, July 25; Department of Rock, Aug. 1; Super Huey, Aug. 8; Cheeseballs, Aug. 15; Creekwalk Area, Vacaville. www.creekwalk.com.

Dimitri’s Lounge: DJ Reese, 9:30 p.m. Friday; What the Funk, 9:30 p.m. Saturday; In-A-Fect, 8 p.m. Thursday; DJ Reese, 9:30 p.m. May 23; “Glam & Glitz” Fashion Show, 8 p.m. May 24; Candlelight Black & Pearl Affair, 7:30 p.m. May 25; DJ Reese, 9:30 p.m. May 30; Ascension, 9:30 p.m. May 31; UB 707, 9:30 p.m. June 6; Radio, 9:30 p.m. June 7; DJ Reese, 9:30 p.m. June 13; Five Point O, 5:30 p.m. June 14; 700 Main St., Suite 106, Suisun City. 419-5204, www.dimitrislounge.com.

Empress Theatre: The Noel Jewkes Quartet, 5 p.m. Sunday; Wednesday Night Ramble with Howelldevine, 7 p.m. Wednesday; Hothouse Blues with Steve Freund, 7 p.m. May 28; A Night of Corporate Worship, 7 p.m. May 29; Roy Rogers and the Delta Rhythm Kings, 8 p.m. May 31; Wednesday Night Ramble with Leah Tysse, 7 p.m. June 4; Soulshine with Rhonda Benin, 7 p.m. June 11; 330 Virginia St., Vallejo. 552-2400, www.empresstheatre.org.

Friday Night Concerts: Music from 6 to 9 p.m.: Black Rock Project, Friday; The Fellas and Rust Bucket, May 30; Town Square, Vacaville. www.downtownvacaville.com.

Gordon’s Music and Sound Concert Series: Music from 7 to 10 p.m.: Red Rover, Ickis, Ancient Earth, Sunday;  Generational Joints, Tarzan Dragon, The Never Ending, May 25; Saxophone and clarinet recital, June 1; To the Grave, Taking Us Alive, As Small as Giants, June 8; 810 Texas St., Fairfield. 422-0313.

The Rellik Tavern: Honey Wilders, 9 p.m. Friday; Hey Jude, 9 p.m. Saturday; Doug Houser, 7 p.m.Wednesday; Felsen, 9 p.m. May 23; Firewheel, 9 p.m. May 24; Nate Lopez, 7 p.m. May 28; Sin Silver & The Avenue, 9 p.m. May 30; Purple Rain, 9 p.m. May 31; Delta Rockets, 9 p.m. June 6; Lumberyard, 9 p.m. June 7; Justin Abrams, 9 p.m. June 13; Billy London and the Lucky Dice, 9 p.m. June 14; 726 First St., Benicia. 746-1137, www.therelliktavern.com.

Sardine Can: Sunday jazz series, 5 to 8 p.m.: Carol Dutcher, Sunday; Jazz Brewers, May 25; Leo Cavanagh, June 1; Bob Simmons, June 8; Bob Nadler, June 15; 0 Harbor Way, Vallejo. 553-9492, www.vallejosardinecan.com.

“Send My Wife to Uganda”: A music fundraiser to help AIDS Orphans featuring the Used Blues Band, Darrell Edwards & Heavy Weather, Gordon Rowland, Amber Snider, Syria T Berry and Izi Holokahi, 5 p.m. Sunday, Kroc Center, 586 E. Wigeon Way, Suisun City. 301-3629.

Spring Concert: Featuring the Campanelli Vallejo Choral Society’s youth, chamber and choral choirs, 3 p.m. June 1, St. Peter’s Chapel, Mare Island. 557-4646.

Theatre DeVille: Petty Theft, 8 p.m. Friday; Berlin, 8 p.m. Saturday; The Sun Kings, 7 p.m. June 7; Marc Cohn, 8 p.m. June 17; Greg Kihn Band, 8 p.m. June 21; Bad Boy Eddy, 8 p.m. June 27; Charlie Musselwhite, 8 p.m. July 3; The Chris Robinson Brotherhood, 8 p.m. July 8; 308 Main St., Vacaville. 474-5361, www.devillevacaville.com.

Vacaville Performing Arts Theatre: Vacaville Ballet Theatre presents “Mutiny,” 7 p.m. Friday, 1 and 7 p.m. Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday; Ron George in concert, 7:30 p.m. May 31; Parthenon Ballet, 2 and 7 p.m. June 7, 4 p.m. June 8; Alina’s Music Studio, 4 p.m. June 14; Patty’s Studio of Dance, 1 and 7 p.m. June 21; 1010 Ulatis Drive. 469-4013, www.vpat.net.

Winterhawk Winery: Music from 2 to 5 p.m.:  Mark Hummel and the Blues Survivors, Saturday; Stan Erhart Band, May 24; Used Blues Band, May 31; Caravan of Allstars, June 7; Loose Blues, June 14; Ruby Hayes, June 21; 4537 Abernathy Road, Fairfield. 428-6997, www.winterhawkwinery.com.

OTHER AREAS 

Armando’s:  The Steve Carter Group, 8 p.m. Friday; Buffy Ford Stewart and Her Angel Band, 7:30 p.m. Saturday; Jazz jam, 7:30 p.m. Monday; Mal Sharpe’s Big Money in Jazz Band, 8 p.m. Thursday; The Ro-Duo, 4:30 p.m. May 23; Andre Thierry & Zydeco Magic, 8 p.m. May 23; The Jeff Magidson Blues Band, 8 p.m. May 24; Fonky with an O, 4 p.m. May 25; Blues jam, 7:30 p.m. May 26; Lafayette Studio Big Band, 8 p.m. May 29; Awed Ducks, 4:30 p.m. May 30; Frankie G & The Conviction, 8 p.m. May 30; The Ivory Club Boys, 8 p.m. May 31; Mambo Caribe, 4 p.m. June 1; Singer Songwriter Showcase, 7 p.m. June 2; Mark Hummel & The Blues Survivors, 8 p.m. June 5; Sin Silver, 4:30 p.m. June 6; The Dmitri Matheny Group, 8 p.m. June 6; 707 Marina Vista Blvd., Martinez. www.armandosmartinez.com.

BottleRock: The Cure, Outkast, Eric Church, Weezer, The Fray, LL Cool J, Heart and others, May 30 through June 1, Napa Valley Expo, 575 Third St., Napa. www.bottlerocknapavalley.com.

Cache Creek Casino:  Con Funk Shun, 8 p.m. Sunday; Ziggy Marley, 9 p.m. May 23; Charice, 8 p.m. May 24-25; Thunder From Down Under, 9 p.m. May 30, 8 p.m. May 31; Summer Vietnamese Concert, 7 and 10 p.m. June 14; Ballroom with a Twist, 8 p.m. June 21; all shows are 21 and older, 4455 Highway 16, Brooks. 888-77-CACHE, www.cachecreek.com.

City Winery at Napa Valley Opera House:  Allen Toussaint, 8 p.m. Friday; Theatre Showcase for Kids, 5:30 p.m. Sunday; Shawn Colvin and Steve Earle, 8 p.m. Tuesday-Wednesday, Stephen Stills, 8 p.m. Wednesday; John Mayall, 8 p.m. May 23; An Evening with the Miner Family, 6:30 p.m. May 24; Joan Osborne, 8 p.m. May 25; Tuesday Night Flicks, “Notorious,” 7 p.m. May 27; Dar Williams, 8 p.m. June 5; Tristan Prettyman, June 6; 1030 Main St. 260-1600, www.citywinery.com.

Davis Chorale: Vespers, 5 p.m. June 1, Davis Community Church, 412 C St. and 2 p.m. June 15, Harris Center of Folsom Lake Community College Parkway, Folsom. www.davischorale.org.

Mayflower Chorus: 3:30 p.m. Sunday, St. Vincent’s Chapel, 1 St. Vincent’s Drive, San Rafael. 415-491-9100, www.mayflowerchorus.org.

Mondavi Performing Arts Center: Lara Downes, 8 p.m. Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday; “Inequality for All,” a film by Robert Reich, 5:30 p.m. Monday; UC Davis Jazz Ensembles, 7 p.m Tuesday; UC Davis Symphony Orchestra, 7 p.m. June 1; Empyrean, 7 p.m. June 2; UC Davis Concert Band, 7 p.m. June 4; University Chorus, 7 p.m. June 6; 9399 Old Davis Road, Davis. 866-754-2787, www.mondaviarts.org.

Napa Valley Performing Arts Center at Lincoln Theater:  West Park Goes Comedy, 7 p.m. Friday; Napa Valley Youth Symphony, 8:30 p.m. Saturday; Symphony Napa Valley’s “Lollipop Concert,” 10 and 11 a.m. Sunday, 10 and 11 a.m. and noon Monday; Symphony Napa Valley, 3 p.m. May 25; Justin-Siena’s “Spellbound,” 7:30 p.m. May 25; Alice In Wonderland, 2 p.m. May 31; Napa Regional Dance Company, 7 p.m. May 31; Garrison Keillor, 7 p.m. June 9; Jazz Legends Night, 7 p.m. June 12;  Friday Night Funk Night, 7 p.m. June 13; 100 California Drive, Yountville. 944-9900, www.lincolntheater.com.

The Palms: Red Meat, 8 p.m. Saturday; The (expletive) Sons of Johnny Cash, 8:30 p.m. May 30; Sapo Guapo, 8:30 p.m. May 31; The Songwriters Sing, 8 p.m. June 6; Chris Webster, Tracy Walton, Bill Edwards, 7 p.m. June 7; 13 Main St., Winters. 530-795-1825, www.palmsplayhouse.com.

Sacramento Music Festival & Jubilee: May 23-26, various locales in Sacramento. www.sacmusicfest.com.

San Francisco Symphony: Brahms, 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday; San Francisco Symphony Youth Orchestra, 2 p.m. Sunday; Ben Folds, 7:30 p.m. Monday; Yuja Wang, 8 p.m. Thursday, 8 p.m. May 23-24, 2 p.m. May 25; Dmitri Hvorostovsky, 8 p.m. May 25; Faure’s “Requiem,” 10 a.m. May 29 (open rehearsal), 8 p.m. May 29-30; Disney’s “Fantasia” Live in Concert, 8 p.m. May 31, 4 p.m. June 1; Charles Dutoit conducts Beethoven and Shostakovich, 7 p.m. June 4, June 6-7; Davies Symphony Hall, 201 Van Ness Ave., San Francisco. 415-864-6000, www.sfsymphony.org.

Silo’s:  Silo’s Idols Semi Finals, 8 p.m. Friday; Garage Band 101 for Kids, 7 p.m. Saturday; And That’s the News, 6 p.m. Sunday; Sing a Song, 6:30 p.m. Wednesday; Syria T. Berry, 7 p.m. Thursday; Grass Child, 7:30 p.m. May 23; Silo’s Idol Finals, 7 p.m. May 24; Holland Cole, 7 p.m. May 28; Robert “Hollywood” Jenkins, 7 p.m. May 29; Party after Bottlerock, 8:30 p.m. May 30-31, June 1; Darrell Edwards, 7 p.m. June 5; Lily Wilson, 8 p.m. June 6; Isis and The Cold Truth, 8 p.m. June 7; 1030 Main St., Napa. 251-5833, www.silosnapa.com.

Uptown Theatre: Gregg Allman, 8 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday; Pat Benatar and Neil Geraldo, 8 p.m. May 23; The Fab Four, 8 p.m. May 24; Hugh Laurie, 8 p.m. May 26; Lou Gramm, 8 p.m. July 11; Rich Robinson of the Black Crowes, 8 p.m. July 19; 1350 Third St., Napa. 259-0123, www.uptowntheatrenapa.com.

THEATER

“Grease”: Bay Area State Junior Community Theatre production, 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday, First Presbyterian Church of Vallejo, 1350 Amador St. www.eventbrite.com/e/grease-bay-area-stage-junior-community-theatre-tickets-11512198295

“Urinetown”: 7:30 p.m. Friday, 2 and 8 p.m. Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday, Fairfield Center for Creative Arts, 1035 Texas St. 940-0070, www.downtowntheatre.com.

“The Wizard of Oz”: Starbound Theatre production, 7:30 p.m. Friday, 3 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Kroc Center, 586 E. Wigeon Way, Suisun City. www.starboundtheatre.com.

OTHER AREAS

“As You Like It”: 8 p.m. Friday, Saturday, 3 p.m. Sunday, Thursday, through June 15, Novato Theatre Company, 5420 Nave Drive, Suite C, Novato. 415-883-4498, www.novatotheatercompany.org.

“Trenchcoat in Common”: 8 p.m. Thursday through Saturday, 5 p.m. Sunday, June 13 through June 29, Main Stage West, 104 N. Main St., Sebastopol. 823-0177, www.mainstagewest.com.

MUSEUMS

Mare Island Museum: Open 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. weekdays, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. first and third full weekend, 328 Seawind Drive (in former pipe shop), Mare Island. 280-5742, www.mareislandhpf.org.

Peña Adobe/Mowers Goheen Museum: Pre-gold rush-era adobe, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. first Saturday of the month, 1 Peña Adobe Road, Vacaville. Free. 447-0518, www.penaadobe.org.

Rio Vista Museum: Open 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, 16 N. Front St., Rio Vista. Free, donations accepted. 374-5169, www.riovistamuseum.com.

Solano History Exploration Center: Open noon to 4 p.m. Friday through Sunday, The Lawler House, 718 Main St., Suisun City. Free. 425-2740, www.solanohistorycenter.org.

Vacaville Museum: “In Her Shoes: Women Who Walked West,” through Sunday; open 1 to 4:30 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday, 213 Buck Ave. 447-4513, www.vacavillemuseum.org.

Vallejo Naval and Historical Museum: Open noon to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday, 734 Marin St., Vallejo. 643-0077, www.vallejomuseum.org.

Western Railway Museum: Open 10:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Sunday, 5848 Highway 12, Suisun City. 374-2978, www.wrm.org.

OTHER AREAS

Bay Area Discovery Museum: Open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday, Fort Baker, 557 McReynolds Road, Sausalito. 415-339-3900, www.baykidsmuseum.org.

Bohart’s Museum of Entomology: Open 9 a.m. to noon and 1 to 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday, Academic Surge Building, Room 1124, Crocker Lane, University of California, Davis. 530-752-0493.

The California Museum: Open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday, noon to 5 p.m. Sunday, 1020 O St., Sacramento. 916-653-7524, www.californiamuseum.org.

California State Railroad Museum: “Double Exposure: Photography and the Transcontinental Railroad,” through Oct. 5, open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily, 111 I St., Old Sacramento. 916-445-6645, www.csrmf.org.

Charles M. Schulz Museum: Open 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, 301 Hardies Lane, Santa Rosa. 579-4452, www.schulzmuseum.org.

Exploratorium: Open at 10 a.m. Tuesday through Sunday, Pier 15, 698 The Embarcadero, San Francisco. 415-528-4444, www.exploratorium.edu.

Lawrence Hall of Science: Open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily, Centennial Drive below Grizzly Peak Road, University of California, Berkeley. 510-642-5132, www.lawrencehallofscience.org.

Lindsay Wildlife Museum: Open noon to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, 1931 First Ave., Walnut Creek. 925-935-1978, www.wildlife-museum.org.

Mexican Museum: Open noon to 4 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday, Fort Mason Center, Building D, Marina Boulevard and Buchanan Street, San Francisco. 415-202-9700, www.mexicanmuseum.org.

Napa Valley Museum: Open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily except Monday, 55 Presidents Circle, Yountville. 944-0500, www.napavalleymuseum.org.

Petaluma Historical Library and Museum: Jura Margulis in concert, 8 p.m. May 24; open 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday through Saturday, noon to 3 p.m. Sunday, 204th St., Petaluma. www.petalumamuseum.com.

San Joaquin Historical Society & Museum: Open 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday, 11793 N. Micke Grove Road, Lodi. 209-331-2055, www.sanjoaquinhistory.org.

Sonoma County Museum: Open 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday, 425 Seventh St., Santa Rosa. 570-1500, www.sonomacountymuseum.org.

Sutter’s Fort: Open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily, 2701 L St., Sacramento. 916-445-4422, www.suttersfort.org.

NIGHTLIFE

A & J’s Pub and Grill: Karaoke, 9 p.m. Wednesday and Friday, 605 Main St., Suisun City. 429-8266.

Blondies: 555 Main St., Vacaville. www.blondiesvacaville.com. 592-1442.

Cheers: Karaoke, Sunday through Wednesday, 321 Merchant St., Vacaville. 451-4049.

Chris’ Club: Live music, Monday and Thursday, 656 Benicia Road, Vallejo. www.chrissclub.com. 648-9257.

Cloud Nine: Karaoke, Friday and Saturday, 4519 Walters Road, Fairfield. 425-9365.

Ding’s Cocktail Lounge: Free Wi-Fi, 1712 Texas St., Fairfield. 425-2529.

Favela’s Fusion: Bob Jacobs Quintet, 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, 1500 Oliver Road, Fairfield. www.favelasfusion.com. 421-8484.

Harry’s Sportsman’s Lounge: Karaoke on Thursday, 26 HD screens, 833 Texas St., Fairfield. 422-2940.

Huey’s Pub: Country Line Dancing Thursdays, Top 40 DJ Fridays, Live Music Saturdays, 519 Main St., Vacaville. 451-9015.

Legends and Heroes Sports Grill: 3990 Paradise Valley Drive, Fairfield. 421-2234.

The Limelight: Dance to a disc jockey, 9:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 558 Parker Road, Fairfield. 437-5551.

Lounge 707: Karaoke, 7-11 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday, disc jockey, 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. Friday and Saturday, 1721 N. Texas St., Fairfield. 425-8352.

Mankas Steakhouse: Music from 6 to 8 p.m.: Tom Duarte, Thursday; Darrell Edwards, May 29; 2522 Mankas Corner Road, Fairfield. 425-3207.

Miss Darla’s: Karaoke nightly, 110 Peabody Road, Vacaville. 446-4131.

Sticky Rice Chinese Bistro & Bar: Music from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.: Bryan Girard, Saturday; Suspects of Soul, May 31; 5030 Business Center Drive, Suite 100, Fairfield. www.stickyricebistro.com, 863-7500.

The Suite: Karaoke, 9 p.m. Thursday through Saturday, 1721 N. Texas St., Fairfield. 425-8352.

Tri City Elks Lodge: Karaoke, 5 to 8 p.m. Thursdays, 566 Parker Road, Fairfield. 437-3322.

PLACES TO GO

Anheuser-Busch Brewery: Brews and Bites, 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday; Walking and wheelchair-accessible guided tours, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday, beer samples for those 21 and older, 3101 Busch Drive, Fairfield. 429-7595, www.budweisertours.com.

Benicia Capitol State Historic Park: Open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, 115 W. G St. 745-3385. www.parks.ca.gov.

Children’s Wonderland: Open 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, 360 Glenn St., Vallejo. 980-0004.

GV Cellars: Wine tasting, 11 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. weekends, weekdays by appointment only, 1635 Mason Road, Fairfield. 864-2089.

Jelly Belly: 15th anniversary of Jelly Belly Visitor Center, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. June 14-15; Free tours, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily, One Jelly Belly Lane, Fairfield. 428-2838, www.jellybelly.com.

Mankas Potters at The Clay Station: Open 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday through Sunday, 2529 Mankas Corner Road, Fairfield. 422-4942.

Sepay Groves: Taste olive oils, vinegars, jams and jellies, open 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Saturday, noon to 4 p.m. Sunday, 370 Chadbourne Road, Fairfield. www.sepayoliveoil.com, 434-8222.

Six Flags Discovery Kingdom: Open 10:30 a.m.to 6 p.m. Friday, 10:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday, 10:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday, open daily beginning May 23; 1001 Fairgrounds Drive, Vallejo. www.sixflags.com/discoverykingdom.

Stars Recreation Center: Bowling, QZar laser tag, happy hour, open 24 hours daily, 155 Browns Valley Parkway, Vacaville. www.starsrecreation.com, 455-7827.

Suisun Valley Wine Cooperative: Tasting room open noon to 5 p.m. Thursday through Sunday, 4495 Suisun Valley Road, Fairfield. 864-3135.

Wooden Valley Winery: Tasting room open 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily, 4756 Suisun Valley Road, Fairfield. www.woodenvalley.com, 864-0730.

OTHER AREAS

California’s Great America: Open 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday, open daily beginning May 24, 4701 Great America Parkway, Santa Clara. www.cagreatmaerica.com.

Fairytale Town: Open 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily, weather permitting, 3901 Land Park Drive, Sacramento. www.fairytaletown.org, 916-808-7462.

Sacramento Zoo: Open 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily, 3930 Land Park Drive (in William Land Park), Sacramento. www.saczoo.org, 916-264-5888.

San Francisco Zoo: Open 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily, Sloat Boulevard and 47th Avenue, San Francisco. www.sfzoo.org, 415-753-7080.

Winchester Mystery House: Open 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily, 525 S. Winchester Blvd., San Jose. www.winchestermysteryhouse.com.

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Susan Hiland

Susan graduated from Southern Oregon University in Ashland, Oregon with a B.A. in Communications. She has eight years experience working for newspapers in Nebraska.
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