Big Grams vocalist Big Boi performs at the Lands End stage during Day Two of the Outside Lands music festival at Golden Gate park in San Francisco, Calif., on Saturday, Aug. 6, 2016. (Ray Chavez/Bay Area News Group) Neil Young performs on stage for his first time in Quebec City during 2018 Festival d'Ete on July 6, 2018. (ALICE CHICHE/AFP/Getty Images) Sound The gallery will resume inseconds CHRIS DELMAS/GETTY IMAGES Rapper/actor Snoop Dogg headlines a star-studded hip-hop show April 19 at Oracle Arena. E-40 and Too Short are also on the bill. Gary Clark Jr. performs in concert at the Fox Theater in Oakland, Calif., on Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2013. (Ray Chavez/Bay Area News Group) Imagine Dragons frontman Dan Reynolds (pictured performing at Honda Center in Anaheim in 2015) recently revealed that he had been diagnosed with ankylosing spondylitis, known more commonly as AS. He has partnered with other This AS Life to create an online interactive show for AS patients by … [Read more...] about BottleRock Napa: Your hour-by-hour guide to the 2019 festival
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Marvel Studios’ AVENGERS: ENDGAME..Rocket (voiced by Bradley Cooper)..Photo: Film Frame..©Marvel Studios 2019 Marvel Studios’ AVENGERS: ENDGAME..Steve Rogers/Captain America (Chris Evans)..Photo: Film Frame..©Marvel Studios 2019 Sound The gallery will resume inseconds Marvel Studios’ AVENGERS: ENDGAME..Black Widow/Natasha Romanoff (Scarlett Johansson)..Photo: Film Frame..©Marvel Studios 2019 Jose Carlos Fajardo/Bay Area News Group file Executive chef Oscar Cabezas is photographed by a cart of pintxos at Teleferic Barcelona in Walnut Creek, Calif., on Thursday, April 7, 2016. (Jose Carlos Fajardo/Bay Area News Group) Jose Carlos Fajardo/Bay Area News Group The front entrance of Teleferic Barcelona in Walnut Creek, Calif., on Thursday, April 7, 2016. (Jose Carlos Fajardo/Bay Area News Group) Aric Crabb/Bay Area News Group Spiced almonds, marinated olives, and cheese, are among items served from the pincho cart at the Bellota … [Read more...] about 7 cool SF Bay Area things to do this weekend, April 26-28
Fyre Festival has become one of the most infamous failures of the decade. Since the doomed music festival unravelled in the Bahamas, many have referred to other schemes as “the new Fyre Festival.” The image of a cold cheese sandwich tucked into a polystyrene takeout box will forever remind people of the broken promises of 2017’s Fyre Festival, which has become one the most infamous failed events of the decade. The “exclusive” three-day party, which turned into a nightmarish event that left attendees scrambling to get away, resulted in a six-year prison sentence for creator Billy McFarland after he admitted to defrauding investors out of $US26 million. Read more:Here’s everything we know about Billy McFarland, the 27-year-old who created the disastrous Fyre Festival and who’s now serving a 6-year prison sentence Since then, the festival has become a reference point for many other schemes, with the commonalities being that expecations fell … [Read more...] about ‘Fyre Festival’ is becoming a catch-all for tons of failed events. Here are things that have been compared to the doomed ‘luxury’ festival in the Bahamas.
Los Angeles Kings fan Matthew Freer, 14, left, takes on the precision passing skills challenge, as his father Chicago Blackhawks fan Doug Freer, both of Alta Loma, looks on, at the NHL Fan Fair being held at the San Jose McEnery Convention Center in San Jose, Calif., on Saturday, Feb. 26, 2019. The fan festival is being held alongside the NHL All-Star Game being played at the SAP Center the home of the San Jose Sharks. (Anda Chu/Bay Area News Group) Hockey fans make their way around the NHL Fan Fair being held at the San Jose McEnery Convention Center in San Jose, Calif., on Saturday, Feb. 26, 2019. The fan festival is being held alongside the NHL All-Star Game being played at the SAP Center the home of the San Jose Sharks. (Anda Chu/Bay Area News Group) San Jose Sharks mascot Sharkie, right, beats out Los Angeles Kings mascot Bailey to win a round of musical chairs at the NHL Fan Fair being held at the San Jose McEnery Convention Center in San Jose, Calif., on Saturday, … [Read more...] about NHL All-Star Fair: Fans turn out to meet hockey heroes, test their own skills
By Jerry Rice | [email protected] | Daily BulletinPUBLISHED: January 10, 2019 at 8:37 am | UPDATED: January 14, 2019 at 3:49 pm In 2019, there are so many fun things to do in Southern California it will take 52 weeks to fit them all in. Whether you’re into art, beer and wine, classic cars, food, movies, music, sports or something else, here’s our annual guide to dozens of the best events happening during the next 12 months. Jump to a month: February | March | April | May | June | July | August | September | October | November | December JANUARY Palm Springs International Film Festival One of the largest film festivals in North America features more than 200 films from nearly 80 countries. Regular screenings continue through Jan. 13, with Best of the Fest presentations happening Jan. 14. When: Through Jan. 14 Where: Six theaters in the Palm Springs area, including Regal Cinemas Stadium 9 and Palm Canyon Theatre Tickets: $13 individual screenings, $69 for six Information: … [Read more...] about 2019 list of festivals, fairs and special events in Southern California