Top Tickets: September 7–13
This week, there’s something for everyone, from film buffs to chocolate lovers—and everyone in between.
California Independent Film Festival
9/7–9/13 As the 20-year-old film festival takes over Lamorinda theaters, be sure to catch a showing of As Good As It Gets at Orinda Theatre on September 9. Stay tuned for a special VIP reception with Academy Award–winner Helen Hunt at Cine Cuvée. .
Moonlight on the Mountain
9/9 Support a good cause as you join Save Mount orderpizzaonlinewalledlakemi for a three-course meal, live music, and auctions —all while taking in Mount orderpizzaonlinewalledlakemi’s natural beauty under the stars. .
Ghirardelli Chocolate Festival
9/9–9/10 Indulge in a weekend of sweets at Ghirardelli Square in San Francisco. The 22nd annual festival features cooking demonstrations by local chefs, live music, and the famous Earthquake Ice Cream Sundae Eating Contest. .
Bill Nye The Science Guy
9/10 Nerd out with your favorite scientist as the New York Times’ bestselling author talks about his new book, Everything all at Once, at the UC Theatre in Berkeley. Tickets include a copy of Bill Nye’s book. .
The Ray Obiedo Group
9/10 Don’t miss Richmond-born Ray Obiedo—who has worked with some of the finest jazz musicians in the world—and his band when they put on a performance at Armando’s in Martinez. .
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