Top Tickets: May 17–23
Spend your free time at a festival or musical performance this week in the East Bay.
Cartooning at the Library With the Charles Schulz Museum
5/17 Cartooning takes over the Walnut Creek Library for the afternoon. Visitors will be able to draw their own comic strips, create zoetrope designs, and test stop-motion computer animation. ccclib.org.
P!nk Beautiful Trauma World Tour 2018
5/18–5/19 Rock out at Oakland’s Oracle Arena during a night of pop hits from the vibrant singer behind “What About Us” and “Stupid Girls.” oraclearena.com.
Oakland Museum of California’s Ziggurat and Ziggurat Late Night
5/19 OMCA hosts its yearly fundraiser with drinks on the garden terrace, a live auction, dance performances, and more. Stay after 9 p.m. for the Late Night party offering cocktails, snacks, and live music—and be sure to set aside time in the evening to check out the museum’s latest exhibition RESPECT: Hip-Hop Style & Wisdom. museumca.org.
2018 Annual Livermore Wine Country Downtown Street Fest
5/19–5/20 Spend two spring afternoons in downtown Livermore enjoying a variety of sips, bites, more than 300 booths, boutiques, and family activities, as well as live performances and culinary demonstrations. livermoredowntown.com.
James Hunter Six
5/20 Firehouse Arts Center welcomes Grammy-nominated English singer James Hunter and his band for a night of rock, soul, and blues in Pleasanton. firehousearts.org.
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