Bay Area calendar: Art and wine festival, Magic Lantern 3-D show and more

The Bridges of Madison County: Through April 29, Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts, 500 Castro St., Mountain View. Musical romance about the roads we travel and the bridges we dare to cross. $45-$105. mvcpa.com

Impure Thoughts (Without Apology): April 29, LeFevre Theatre, Saint Mary’s College, 1928 Saint Marys Road, Moraga. Inspired by the true story of Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz, a brilliant 17th-century poet and scholar who lived as a nun in Baroque New Spain (colonial Mexico). Free audience enrichment events: On Sor Juana: Making Space for Women in the New World, 6:45 p.m. April 27. Special Event: Meet the Playwright, 10:30 p.m. April 28. Tickets: $8-$15. stmarys-ca.edu/impurethoughts

HONK! The Musical: April 29 and May 5-6, Bayside Performing Arts Center, 2025 Kehoe Ave, San Mateo. Enjoy Stiles & Drewe’s musical, based on the classic “Ugly Duckling” tale and brought to life by the Pied Piper Players. $16-$20. http://piedpiperplayers.org/tickets/

Clayton Art and Wine Festival: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. April 29, downtown Clayton. The festival offers a wide selection of offerings from California wineries and breweries. Also includes: Kiddieland and Teen Zone, live music and food court. http://bit.ly/2EqViYy

Rock of Ages: Through May 13, Lucie Stern Theater, 1305 Middlefield Road, Palo Alto. Featuring hits from Styx, Poison and many other monster bands of the ‘80s. 7:30 p.m. Thursdays, 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 2 p.m. Sundays. $24-$55. 650-329-0891, paplayers.org

Pacific Coast Dream Machines: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. April 29, Half Moon Bay Airport, 9850 North Cabrillo Highway, Half Moon Bay. There are car shows, air shows, motorcycle shows, tractor shows, maker fairs, music festivals, food festivals, and living history festivals. $15-$25. https://bit.ly/2HdHkIv

Feria de Abril: 1-5 p.m. April 29, Private residence in Danville. Includes authentic Spanish paella and tapas from Tip Top Tapas, and special live flamenco performances by guests artists from Spain, dancers Jesús Carmona and Nino de los Reyes, guitarist Angel Ruiz, singer Francisco Orozco “El Yiyi,” and the artistic director of Theatre Flamenco of San Francisco, Carola Zertuche. Benefits Theatre Flamenco of San Francisco. $150. https://www.theatreflamenco.org/

Folk singer and storyteller Adam Miller: 2 p.m. April 29, Livermore Library, 1188 S. Livermore Ave., Livermore. Free concert, Cowboy Songs and Frontier Ballads. 925-373-5500, Folksinging.org.

Two on Tap: 2:30 p.m. April 29, Los Gatos High School Theater, 20 High School Court, Los Gatos. This collaboration of celebrated musical theater veterans, Melissa Giattino and Ron DeStefano, features timeless Broadway show tunes. http://www.lgcca.org/

Magic Lantern 3-D Show Series: Tuesdays, May 1-Nov. 20, San Mateo County History Museum, 2200 Broadway, Redwood City. A 3-D video-mapping light show. http://visitrwc.org/

Wine & Dine Orinda Restaurant Tour: 5:30-8:30 p.m. May 1, Orinda Theater District. A tour of Orinda’s favorite and new restaurants with food from 15 restaurants and vendors, plus music and art. $40. OrindaChamber.org

Under Pressure: May 2-June 2, Main Street Arts Gallery, 613 Main St., Martinez. Lamorinda Arts Alliance will be displaying their etchings, linocuts, woodblock prints and multi-media prints. Reception, 2-5 p.m. May 5. Free. www.laa4art.org

Ohlone College Playwrights Festival: 8 p.m. May 3-4, Smith Center, Ohlone College, 43600 Mission Blvd., Fremont. Showcasing the world premieres of thought-provoking, humorous and entertaining 10-minute plays written by professional and emerging playwrights around the country. $10. https://www.ohlone.edu/smithcenter

Cabaret: May 4-6 and 11-13, Unitarian Universalist Church of Berkeley, 1 Lawson Road, Kensington. Set in Berlin during the rise of the Nazis, the musical features catchy show tunes, raunchy dance numbers and an underlying political commentary. $15-$20. https://bit.ly/2HnSU6U

El Cerrito Hillside Festival: May 4-6, locations throughout the Hillside Natural Area. Explore, hike, play, learn about nature, history, geology and more. Activities for young and old. https://bit.ly/2qECvAH

Incarcerated 6×9: May 4-6 and 11-13, Bindlestiff Studio, 185 Sixth St., San Francisco. This 60-minute dance-media performance is inspired by the real-life accounts of young Pinoy and Asian Americans incarcerated between 1966 and 2008. $20-$50. www.kularts-sf.org

Scroll Bar’s Kentucky Derby Day: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. May 5, Scroll Bar Waterside Kitchen, inside the Pullman San Francisco Bay Hotel, Redwood City. With julep in hand and classic derby attire (prizes for best hat, bow tie and best-dressed couple) guests will enjoy live music, a make-your-own julep bar, games, contests, a curated menu and lagoon views. The Kentucky Derby will be shown. $40. https://bit.ly/2FdwZto

Day at the Derby: 1-5 p.m. May 5, Rosewood Sand Hill, 2825 Sand Hill Road, Menlo Park. Barbecue and Kentucky Derby viewing party. Enjoy bocce ball, corn hole and live music. Prizes will be awarded for the best women’s hat, most dapper male and more. $165. https://bit.ly/2JlTvCI

Peninsula Women’s Chorus – Full Circle: 4 p.m. May 5, All Saints Episcopal Church, 555 Waverly St., Palo Alto. This concert spotlights Ron Jeffers’ Native American themes in We Wake the Day and This We Know, David Conte’s arrangements of Three Mexican Folksongs, and east-meets-west settings of Basho’s haiku poetry in On a Mountain Path by Peter Knell. The PWC brings the season to a close with the traditional Appalachian folk-song Will the Circle Be Unbroken, celebrating the power of song to create community. $10-$35. www.pwchorus.org

34th California Indian Market and Peace Dance: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. May 5-6, San Juan Bautista School soccer lot, The Alameda and Highway 156. Juried fine-art show by Native American, Western and wildlife artists. Indian tacos and fry bread. $1 donation. Under 12 free. www.peacevision.net

Self-Guided Home Tour: 10 a.m. May 5-4 p.m. May 6, Willow Glen, San Jose. Tour beautiful homes and spectacular gardens. Enjoy refreshments and boutiques from local vendors. $40. https://bit.ly/2uYmH0m

Magic and Mystery: 6-10 p.m. May 5, Ascension Cathedral, 4700 Lincoln Ave., Oakland. Includes appetizers, a no-host bar and entertainment by magician and mind reader Dennis Kyriakos. $40. https://bit.ly/2uZOhue

Bike SL: 9 a.m. May 6, Casa Peralta, 384 West Estudillo Ave., San Leandro. Free family-friendly bike ride, plus lunch and a raffle. Check in at 9 a.m. for route one to Lake Chabot, a challenging mountain bike ride geared toward experienced riders. Check in at 9:30 a.m. for route two to Marina Park, a flat ride on city streets, escorted by San Leandro police. https://bit.ly/2JyYaSy

Baile en la Calle: The Mural Dances: Tours begin at 11 a.m., noon, 1 and 2 p.m. May 6, Brava Theater Center, 2781 24th St., San Francisco. Baile en la Calle: The Mural Dances draws the Bay Area’s most dynamic dance companies and performing artists to interpret the murals through music and dance, alongside detailed narration by Precita Eyes Muralists docents. Free. http://www.brava.org

Rose Show: 1-5 p.m. May 6, Lakeside Park Garden Center, 666 Bellevue Ave., Oakland. Vote for your favorite trophy winner, for the People’s Choice award. See which roses grow well in the East Bay at the 71st annual Rose Show. Talk with the gardeners, get your questions answered by trained consulting rosarians, buy a plant or bid in the silent auction. Free. 510-525-4057, www.eastbayroses.org

Spring House Tour and Garden Reception: 1-5 p.m. May 6, Berkeley Woods. The tour will feature 11 open houses built between 1917 and 1974 with strikingly different architectural styles. Tour map, illustrated guidebook and refreshments will be provided. $35-$45. http://berkeleyheritage.com

Gourmex SF: 7 p.m. May 8, San Francisco War Memorial & Performing Arts Center, The Herbst Theatre, 401 Van Ness Ave., #110, San Francisco. Gourmex SF celebrates Mexican heritage and talent in the gourmet sphere, with food from local restaurants and outstanding chefs,as well as a wine and spirits tasting. $80-$150. http://gourmexsf.org/index.html

Taste & Toast to Education: 5-8 p.m. May 9, downtown Walnut Creek. Stroll downtown and sample, sip, savor and shop in support of our schools. Coupon book includes a variety of tastes, sips and special offers from 30 plus restaurants and businesses. $40-$50. https://bit.ly/2qj71PA

Calistoga Food and Wine Event: May 10-12, Calistoga. This annual celebration brings the region’s top chefs and award winning wineries together for a culinary journey that includes wine tastings, a master cooking class, lobsterfest and more. $95-$325. https://bit.ly/2FjydIB

Pillars of Hope Concert Series: 8 p.m. May 12, El Campanil Theatre, 602 W. Second St., Antioch. Featuring music by LaToya London of “American Idol,” Lawrence Beamen of “America’s Got Talent” and the musical sounds of TLD, aka The Lions Den. $30. cultureshockinfinity.com

Vietnamese-American Arts and Culture Festival: May 12, Fairmont Hotel, 170 S. Market St., San Jose. Parade and outdoor music/dance show, free, from 4-5:30 p.m. The indoor show and dinner is from 5:30-10 p.m. $150. http://aodaifestival.com/

Lobster Feed: 5:30-8 p.m. May 12, B.R. Cohn Winery and Olive Cil Company, 15000 Sonoma Highway, Glen Ellen. Family-style feast of fresh Maine lobster, prawns, artichokes and corn, paired with B.R. Cohn wines. $100-$125. https://bit.ly/2HoR69M

Aperture Duo in Concert: 5 p.m. May 15, Mertes Center for the Arts Black Box Theater, Las Positas College, 3000 Campus Hill Dr, Livermore. Free. Parking $2. www.apertureduo.com/

Paso Robles Wine Festival: May 17-20, various locations. More than 70 wineries in Paso Robles Downtown City Park will showcase their wines during the Grand Tasting. Live music. $25-$145. pasowine.com/events/winefest/

Joe Gulla “Faggy at 50”: 8 p.m. May 17-18, Theatre on San Pedro Square, 29 North San Pedro St., San Jose. This monologue is described by Woman Around Town as “warm, surprising, and always honest. Relating his tale in short, Calvin Trillinesque episodes, Joe Gulla conjures incidents involving his wise family, friends and acquaintances in denial of who he was or they were, and a community often coping with discomfort. Must be 18 or older. $30-$42. www.tabardtheatre.org/tickets

Maker Faire Bay Area: May 18-20, San Mateo County Event Center, 1346 Saratoga Dr, San Mateo. Featuring over 1200 curated projects across music, art, science, health, robotics and more. https://makerfaire.com/bay-area/

Farm Sanctuary’s Pop-Up Dinner: 6-9:30 p.m. May 18, Fort Mason Center for Arts and Culture, General’s Residence, 1 Fort Mason, San Francisco. Features a four-course plant-based meal with beer and wine, educational demonstrations and more. $125-$200. https://bit.ly/2uX9kxw

New Century Chamber Orchestra – Philip Glass Premiere: 8 p.m. May 18, Oshman Family Jewish Community Center, 3921 Fabian Way, Palo Alto. www.ncco.org/

14th annual ZinFest Wine Festival: May 18-20, Lodi. Wine, food and entertainment. Main festival noon to 5 p.m. May 19 at Lodi Lake Park, 1101 W Turner Road. Additional weekend activities include a comparative blind tasting of Lodi wines and their counterparts from around the world, as well as winery tours and open houses. $20-$65. http://www.zinfest.com

Lafayette Juniors 19th annual Kitchen Tour: 10 a.m.-3 p.m. May 19. Self-guided tour features special kitchens in six Lafayette homes. The Tour benefits No One Left Behind, Girls Inc., City Slicker Farms, White Pony Express and Contra Costa Crisis Center. $50. Box lunch $15. www.lafayettejuniors.org

Livermore Wine Country Downtown Street Fair: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. May 19, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. May 20, downtown Livermore. Enjoy wine, craft brews, arts, crafts, shopping, dining and entertainment. Free. http://bit.ly/2C6hhOY

The Rhythm of Life: 2 p.m. May 19, Hillside Covenant Church, 2060 Magnolia Way, Walnut Creek. Diablo Women’s Chorale spring concert. A journey through different musical genres and eras, from calypso to folk and Gershwin to Sting. $15-$30. www.DiabloWomensChorale.org

iSing Silicon Valley Spring Concert — Sing: 7 p.m. May 19, Basilica Cathedral of St. Joseph, 80 South Market Street, San Jose. 160 singers, ages 10–18, from the upper choirs of the girls’ choral education organization, iSing Silicon Valley. http://isingsv.com/

Blackhawk Chorus presents “Coast to Coast”: 8 p.m. May 19, 4 p.m. May 20, Lesher Center for the Arts, 1601 Civic Drive, Walnut Creek. Music includes a medley from “Oklahoma,” “Georgia On My Mind,” “I Left My Heart in San Francisco” and many other classic songs. $17-$25. www.blackhawkchorus.com

Historic Old Grandview Ranch Fundraiser: 4-7 p.m. May 19, Saratoga. Enjoy sculpture gardens, art galleries, and food and wine pairings. Take bus at Saratoga High school to estate. $175-$200. www.saratogahistory.com/grandview

Island City Waterways: 10 and 11:45 a.m., 1:30 and 3:15 p.m. May 19, 20, Crab Cove Visitor Center, Crown Memorial State Beach, Alameda. A cast of 40 actors, dancers and musicians will lead audiences on an easy stroll around Crab Cove for a 75-minute performance that brings to life the cove’s rich history and celebrates the sea. Fun activities along the way and some great pre-show activities. Free. islandcitywaterways.org

Lake County Wine Adventure: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. May 19-20, Lake County wine region. More than 25 wineries. Food, wine and fun. $25-$65. http://bit.ly/2tS1Ye4

California Pops Orchestra Presents “American Jubilee”: 3 p.m. May 20, Flint Center, De Anza College, 21250 Stevens Creek Blvd., Cupertino. Celebrating the best from American composers such as George and Ira Gershwin, Cole Porter, John Philip Sousa, Glenn Miller, Aaron Copland, Leroy Anderson, and more. $20-$55. 650-856-8432, www.ticketmaster.com

Truth Thursdays: 5-9 p.m., every fourth Thursday beginning May 24 through August, San Leandro Tech Campus, 1600 Alvarado St, San Leandro. The event surrounds the 55-foot tall Truth is Beauty statue. Featuring food trucks, beer, wine, recreational games and live entertainment. http://downtownsanleandro.com/

BayCon 2018: May 25-28, San Mateo Marriott San Francisco Airport, 1770 S. Amphlett Blvd., San Mateo. This science fiction and fantasy convention features cosplay, role-playing games, concerts, a Maker Room, teen lounge and more than 200 presentations, seminars and workshops. $80. www.baycon.org

Call of the Sea Gala: 4-9 p.m. June 9, Bay Model Visitor Center, 2100 Bridgeway, Sausalito. Dockside tours of brigantine Matthew Turner and schooner Seaward. Buffet, silent and live auctions and live entertainment. $125. http://callofthesea.org/gala_tickets/

Winesong Weekend: Sept. 7-8, Mendocino Coast. Pinot Noir Celebration: Meet the Winemakers, 1-4 p.m. Sept. 7. Pinot noir tastings paired with hors d’oeuvres from the Little River Inn. Wine and Food Tasting in the Gardens, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Sept. 8. Enjoy samplings from wineries as well as beer, spirits, and ciders; plus bites from nearly 50 local and regional artisanal food purveyors, and musicians performing jazz, classical, blues, calypso and folk rock. Silent auction 11 a.m.-3 p.m., live auction, 2-5 p.m. Tickets go on sale April 1. www.winesong.org

Harvest Weekend: Oct. 19-21, various Paso Robles locations. Try your hand at harvest (including stomping a few grapes), take in the fall foliage and enjoy live music, barbeques, barrel samples and more. http://bit.ly/2oFcGP4

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