Top Tickets: January 11–17
Live wild and deliciously this week, with art shows, a food festival, and more.
Oakland Restaurant Week
1/11–1/21 Taste your way through Oakland’s diverse culinary scene during this 11–day food fest, featuring discounted and prix fixe menus at dozens of restaurants across the city. oaklandrestaurantweek.org.
Man of La Mancha
1/11–2/17 The Custom Made Theatre Co. presents its unique spin on this classic Broadway adaptation of Don Quixote, with all music played live on stage in San Francisco. custommade.org.
1/11–2/24 Images of endangered animals come to life in art and sculpture in this exhibition co-hosted by Village Theatre Art Gallery and the Town of Danville. danville.ca.gov.
Ned Kahn: Seed Vortex
1/11–3/25 In his upcoming Bedford Gallery exhibition, acclaimed artist Ned Kahn examines the intersections of physics and patterns in the natural world with human thought and society. bedfordgallery.org.
In the Name of Love
1/14 Presented by Living Jazz, Oakland’s 16th annual musical tribute to the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. will feature local choirs, internationally known musicians, and archival footage of Dr. King. livingjazz.org/mlktribute.
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