ALAMEDA: Alameda Restaurant Week January 16-26, 2020
ATASCADERO: Tamale Festival January 17-18, 2020. Friday 5-10 p.m. & Saturday 11 a.m.-5 p.m. visitatascadero.com
BERKELEY: Berkeley Restaurant Week January 21-31, 2020 visitberkeley.com
BLYTHE: Blythe Bluegrass Festival January 17-19, 2020. Location: Colorado River Fairgrounds, Blythe, CA. blythebluegrass.com
BREA: Comedian Pete Holmes (You Made It Weird) headlines Brea Improv Jan.17-19, 2020. Location: 180 S. Brea Blvd. Brea, CA 92821. Showtimes: Fri. 7:30 & 9:45 p.m., Sat. 7 & 9:30 p.m., Sun. 7 p.m. Tickets: $30, improv.com/brea/ or call (714) 482-0700
BURBANK: BMX Spectacular, 5-8:30 p.m. at Valley Skate Park, 1625 N. Valley St., Free event for all ages, BMX bikes only. burbankca.gov
CONCORD: East Bay Concord Coin Show January 17-18, 2020. Buy, sell and trade coins and collectibles. $ admission. Location: The Clarion Hotel, Concord, CA. norcalcoinshows.com
EL DORADO COUNTY: El Dorado County Fork In the Road January 1-31, 2020 visit-eldorado.com
LOS ANGELES: Carnival Jungle by WAVVVE, 10 p.m.-2 a.m. at Madame Siam. Come down to the Jungle. Experience wild games, performances, and hot Reggaeton and Club music at Hollywood's trend-setting speakeasy. Location: 1723 North Hudson Avenue, Los Angeles CA, 90028 Table Reservations: firstname.lastname@example.org Tel: (786) 280-9061 or carnivaljunglejan1720.eventbrite.com
LOS ANGELES: Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts Presents Contra-Tiempo: joyUS justUS choreograph January 17-18, 2020, 7:30 p.m. Location: Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts Bram Goldsmith Theater 9390 N. Santa Monica Boulevard Beverly Hills, CA 90210 $29-79, TheWallis.org/CT
NEVADA CITY & GRASS VALLEY: Wild & Scenic Film Festival January 16-20, 2020, wildandscenicfilmfestival.org.
MORRO BAY: Morro Bay Winter Bird Festival January 17-20, 2020. Morro Bay on the Central Coast is known for its natural beauty. This Globally Important Bird Area on the Pacific Flyway, a designated national and state estuary normally hosts more than 200 species during the festival. Morro Bay, California. morrobaybirdfestival.org
NAPA: Truffle Festival January 17-20, 2020. World class cuisine meets cutting edge truffle science! Featuring black truffles, cultivation and culinary programs, leading truffle scientists, a truffle orchard excursion and epicurean marketplace, fabulous food and wine pairings, and world-famous Michelin Star chefs.
PASADENA: Pasadena Bead and Design Show January 17-19, 2020, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. 300 artisan booths, galleries, merchant displays; Handmade, artistic, vintage and antique beads, jewelry, gemstones, art clothing, designer components and so much to see. Location: Pasadena Hilton, 168 S. Los Robles, Pasadena, CA. $8-10, beadanddesign.com
PLEASANTON: RV Show January 11-20, 2020. RVs Gas and Diesel, Class C's, Class B, Travel Trailers, 5th Wheels, Toy Haulers ALL sizes! ALL budgets! Vendors with Parts and Accessories, Local Campground Memberships, Scooters, ATVs. Weekdays 11a-7p, Sat 10a-7p, Sun & MLK Jr. Monday: 10a-6p. Show Prices: Location: 4501 Pleasanton Ave., Pleasanton, CA. $18, rvshow.net | alamedacountyfair.com
SACRAMENTO: International Sportsmen Exposition January 16-19, 2020. Address: Cal Expo, State Fairgrounds 1600 Exposition Blvd. Sacramento, CA. California's largest Northern California sportsmen expo has something for all ages. Admission: $16, Parking: $10. sportsexpos.com
SAN FRANCISCO: Sketchfest, comedy festival, January 9-26, 2020. Comedy stars and the best up-and-coming comedians from around the world participate and entertain with native comedy, music, improv, films, tributes, live podcasts, workshops and panel discussions. sfsketchfest.com
SAN FRANCISCO: Wobbleland January 17-18, 2020
Bill Graham Civic Auditorium 99 Grove St. $90-100 approx. wobbleland.com
SAN FRANCISCO: Pier 39 Sea Lions return January 17-20, 2020. pier39.com
SAN JOSE: Further Confusion January 16-20, 2020. Location: San Jose Convention Center $65-up, furtherconfusion.org
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