What To Do In Berkeley This Weekend – May 26-29

May 24, 2017 Posted by: Mary Corbin

It’s Memorial Day Weekend in Berkeley! Get out and about and enjoy our wonderful city with this assortment of fun things to do. The weather, no doubt, will be an invitation to get outdoors and play. A concert at the Greek can kick things off and from there, who knows where the long holiday weekend […]

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Fantasy Studios: a Renowned Multimedia Facility in Berkeley

May 23, 2017 Posted by: Mary Corbin

Years ago, in a galaxy far, far away, my brother’s ’80’s club band, Mojo, was recording a record. I was invited for a visit to the recording studio in Berkeley where they were set up for several weeks, unbeknownst to me at the time where I actually was headed. Upon entering and as I walked […]

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What To Do In Berkeley This Weekend – May 19 – 21

May 17, 2017 Posted by: Mary Corbin

Things are heating up as another weekend rolls around in Berkeley and we have a great list of things for you to do. Kick thinks off with a stimulating talk with Michael Krasny. Then things get spicy, Indian spicy, that is, with Mira Nair’s colorful theater piece at the Berkeley Rep and the annual Himalayan […]

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Top it Off at The Berkeley Hat Company

May 16, 2017 Posted by: Mary Corbin

There are few things as quintessentially Berkeley as a store like the Berkeley Hat Company. Located at 2510 Telegraph Avenue (at Dwight Way) just south of UC campus, the shop has been a Berkeley institution for over thirty four years. If you don’t know about it, you just might happen upon it by accident, as I once did […]

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What To Do In Berkeley This Weekend – May 12-14

May 10, 2017 Posted by: Mary Corbin

It’s Mother’s Day this weekend so get out with mama and enjoy some sun and fun. There are Sunday brunch/events opportunities all over town including a special tea class at Far Leaves in West Berkeley. Whatever you choose, have another great weekend in Berkeley! What To Do In Berkeley This Weekend #1: Scottish Ballet: A Streetcar […]

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Upscale Your Workout at the New Equinox Club in Berkeley

May 9, 2017 Posted by: Mary Corbin

With wet, winter days in the rear view mirror and New Year’s resolutions all but forgotten, we might need some new inspiration to stay on track with spring time fitness regimens. Warm weather has us in outdoor action mode, sure, but you might still need that solid weekday workout experience to complement those weekend warrior […]

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What To Do In Berkeley This Weekend – May 5-7

May 3, 2017 Posted by: Mary Corbin

May day, May day! It’s May in Berkeley and there are a ton of fun things to do around town. Don’t miss out on any of it. Enjoy!   What To Do In Berkeley This Weekend #1: Temple 8 PM / Friday, May 5 Admission: Starting at $36 The Aurora Theater Company 2081 Addison Street, […]

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Music and Games and Beer, Oh My! Cornerstone Opens in Berkeley

May 2, 2017 Posted by: Mary Corbin

A new venue has joined the ever expanding roster of choices for libations, food and entertainment in downtown Berkeley. Open daily from 11 a.m. to 2 a.m., Cornerstone, at 2367 Shattuck Avenue (near Durant) offers up craft beers, pub food, indoor/outdoor seating, TV screens, games and live music. The space was formerly home to Thalassa, […]

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What To Do In Berkeley This Weekend – April 28-30

April 26, 2017 Posted by: Mary Corbin

Is it the wrap-up of April showers in Berkeley? Rain or shine, get out and enjoy yourself this weekend with these happenings around town. What To Do In Berkeley This Weekend #1: Alasdair Fraser with the SF Scottish Fiddlers 8 PM / Friday, April 28 Admission: Starting at $25 Freight & Salvage 2020 Addison Street, […]

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Tilden Park’s Little Farm and Nature Area: Outdoor Family Fun in Berkeley

April 25, 2017 Posted by: Mary Corbin

If you have little ones with curious minds or you are seeking some new knowledge about our great nature areas in Berkeley, look no further than the Little Farm and Environmental Education Center of Berkeley’s Tilden Regional Park Nature Area. Easily accessible by AC transit bus #67, you can also drive up the hill where the corners of […]

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