Berkeley Events Calendar

Nightlife entertainment guide for Berkeley

Looking for a complete list of special events in Berkeley ? Look no further. Here is your nightlife entertainment guide for Berkeley.

Freight & Salvage Coffeehouse , 2020 Addison Street, San Francisco, California (Berkeley) United States San Francisco California United States | show on map

Bill Monroe, born on September 13, 1911, near Rosine, Kentucky, is the undisputed Father of Bluegrass Music. He gave the genre its name and its distinctive style, and for most of the 20th century he embodied the essence of the art form, which is typically delivered by a five-piece acoustic string band featuring instrumental virtuosity on banjo, [more]

La Peña Cultural Center , 3105 Shattuck Ave., San Francisco, California (Berkeley) United States San Francisco California United States | show on map

HERMANAS UNIDAS DE UCB PRESENTS: ESCAPE What better way to come back to Berkeley than with a final taste of summer... a night around the world. Come join us for our first party of the year and get it lit on a Thursday! PRESALE TICKETS: $8 AT THE DOOR: $10 Come dance to today's top hip hop music and some variety spins from all around the [more]

La Peña Cultural Center , 3105 Shattuck Ave., San Francisco, California (Berkeley) United States San Francisco California United States | show on map

JOIN US SATURDAY JUNE 18TH FOR: Elotes asados, tortilla-making workshops, traditional folk art for sale, such as tenates (baskets for seeds and harvest), Oaxacan petates (hand woven mats), Huichol jewlery, Mayan embroidery, tortilla presses, tortilla baskets, clay pots, hand carved wooden spoons, and Mixe rebozos (shawls) dyed with natural [more]

Freight & Salvage Coffeehouse , 2020 Addison Street, San Francisco, California (Berkeley) United States San Francisco California United States | show on map

Loudon Wainwright III “wrings more human truth out of his contradiction than any other songwriter of his generation,” says the New York Times. What is his contradiction? The one between thinking and feeling, between living and dying, between red wine and white? “And if families didn't break apart / I supposed there'd be no need for art,” [more]

Freight & Salvage Coffeehouse , 2020 Addison Street, San Francisco, California (Berkeley) United States San Francisco California United States | show on map

Three of the four members of O’Connor Band— including American music legend Mark O’Connor—play fiddle, and the fourth plays mandolin. That’s a lot of high notes. But with the help of guitar and bass, The O’Connor Band delivers beautiful and thoughtful original vocal songs, classic covers, and sophisticated instrumentals with a fresh, [more]

La Peña Cultural Center , 3105 Shattuck Ave., San Francisco, California (Berkeley) United States San Francisco California United States | show on map

The Bay Area Mural Festival (BAMFest 2016) will bring together master muralists and mural groups with at risk youth through a series of artist residencies and workshops culminating in the painting of 5+ murals along the Berkeley- Oakland border. The theme of our festival will be focused on migration and displacement in our community. During the [more]

Freight & Salvage Coffeehouse , 2020 Addison Street, San Francisco, California (Berkeley) United States San Francisco California United States | show on map

You can’t mistake her voice. Only Iris DeMent sounds like Iris DeMent. Once you listen to a few of her songs, you feel like you know her. She’s serious, but she has a playful sense of humor – and she is absolutely committed to telling the truth. No affectation, no sugar-coating, just life as she sees it and feels it – and she feels it more [more]