Night Life and Entertainment

Melissa Rivers &nbsp&nbsp Enjoy the Toi Shan Family Association’s Lion Dancers at the West End’s Lunar New Year celebration set for Saturday, Feb. 16.

Celebrate the Year of the Pig on Webster Street

Feb 07,2019

The West Alameda Business Association (WABA) will celebrate Lunar New Year with a huge festival set for Saturday, Feb. 16, at 11 a.m. Come mark the arrival of the Year of the Pig with WABA at its second annual Lunar Year celebration.

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Courtesy &nbsp&nbsp McGee’s Bar & Grill, in the historic Leona Hotel building, is participating in Restaurant Week.

Restaurant ‘Week’ Comes to Town

Jan 10,2019

The annual celebration of local eateries, Alameda Restaurant Week, takes place over 11 days: from Thursday, Jan. 17 to Sunday, Jan. 27, with more than 40 participating restaurants.

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Alameda Civic Ballet’s Nutcracker

Civic Ballet’s Nutcracker on Tap

Dec 20,2018

Now in its 13th year, Alameda Civic Ballet’s (ACB) production of its full-length Nutcracker ballet will presented three times this weekend. Tchaikovsky’s classic ballet will be presented at 7 p.m., tomorrow, Dec. 21, and at 2 p.m. both Saturday and Sunday, Dec.

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Vijay Rhakra &nbsp&nbsp Duniya Dance and Drum Company will present traditional dance and music from Guinea in West Africa at the ‘Round the World Festival, a free event taking place this Sunday.

Bringing the World to Alameda

Oct 02,2018

Bringing the community together for a celebration of global cultures through dance, music, art and food, Rhythmix Cultural Works presents its third annual ‘Round the World Festival this Sunday, Oct. 7, from noon to 3 p.m.

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Video Artist to Display

Aug 23,2018

An opening reception has been set for tomorrow, Friday, Aug. 24, for Manifestation: Making the Invisible Visible, a new exhibition featuring generative media art prints and videos by Alamedan Bill Wiatroski from 6 to 10 p.m.

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Courtesy photo &nbsp&nbsp Lidiya Yankovskaya will conduct two Russian operas for Island City Opera this weekend.

Opera Welcomes Midwest Talent

Jan 25,2018

Island City Opera has attracted St. Petersburg, Russia, native Lidiya Yankovskaya to conduct its latest pair of operas by Russian composer Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov. 

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