Champions Kristi Yamaguchi and Brian Boitano host “Golden Moment,” a showcase of figure skating stars at SAP Center. (Courtesy photo)

Sept. 3-4: Kristi Yamaguchi’s Golden Moment, Nickelback, SF Zine Fest, SF Mime Troupe, Millbrae Art & Wine Festival, Kings Mountain Art Fair, Hot Summer Night, Hamlet at Free Shakespeare in the Park

SUNDAY, SEPT. 3

Kristi Yamaguchi’s Golden Moment: The Bay Area’s own figure skating (and “Dancing with the Stars”) champ and cohost Brian Boitano are joined by skating stars Karen Chen, Polina Edmunds, Maia and Alex Shibutani and Vincent Zhou in a spectacle to benefit the Always Dream Foundation, which promotes childhood literacy. [3:30 p.m., SAP Center, 525 W. Santa Clara St., San Jose]

Nickelback: The Canadian alt-rock staples are touring to promote their ninth studio album; Daughtry opens. [6 p.m., Shoreline Amphitheatre, 1 Amphitheatre Pkwy, Mountain View]

San Francisco Zine Fest: The 16th annual free gathering boasts more than 200 small-press and DIY creators selling, trading and otherwise sharing their work. [11 a.m. to 6 p.m., County Fair Building, 1199 Ninth Ave., S.F.]

San Francisco Mime Troupe: The acclaimed musical comedy group’s timely satire, “Walls,” addresses immigrant issues in the U.S.; the group is in its penultimate weekend of free summer performances. [2 p.m., Dolores Park, 19th and Dolores streets, S.F.]

Millbrae Art and Wine Festival: The 2017 edition of the 47-year-old event has a Mardi Gras theme to its arts and crafts, food and drinks, car show, children’s activities and more. [10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Broadway between Victoria and Meadow Glen avenues, Millbrae]

Kings Mountain Art Fair: The annual Labor Day weekend community event features more than 130 artist booths, food, libations and children’s activities in a picturesque redwood setting. [10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Firehouse and Community Center, 13889 Skyline Blvd., Woodside]

Hot Summer Night: Ja Rule, Ashanti, Mase, Monica, Brandy, Naughty by Nature appear in the soul concert presented by Q102.1 and 102.9 KBLX. [4 p.m., Concord Pavilion, 2000 Kirker Pass Road, Concord]

Golden Gate Park Band: The free concert of music from Russia includes works by Rimsky-Korsakov, Tchaikovsky and Boris Kozhevnikov’s Symphony No. 3. [1 p.m., Bandshell, Music Concourse, Golden Gate Park, S.F.]

MONDAY, SEPT. 4

Hamlet: Free Shakespeare in the Park presents the tragedy for the first time in its 35-year history; the Labor Day performance accompanies a three-weekend run in San Francisco’s Presidio. [2 p.m., Civil War Parade Lawn, Main Post, 103 Montgomery St., Presidio of S.F.]

Labor Day Concert: The free performance by the Golden Gate Park Band features music paying tribute to the American worker. [1 p.m., Bandshell, Music Concourse, Golden Gate Park, S.F.]

Sausalito Art Festival: The final day of the 65th annual Labor Day weekend event with works from more than 250 artists for sale features performances by the Pat Travers Band, Atlanta Rhythm Section and Foghat. [10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Marinship Park, off Marinship Way, Sausalito]

El Rio Labor Day Party: The bar’s 15th annual Cowgirlpalooza features barbecue and country and rock performances by The Patsychords, The P’s & Q’s, Dillbilly and the Honk Tonk Hearts. [3 p.m., 3158 Mission St., S.F.]

Giro di San Francisco 2017
: Spectators are invited to watch the 42nd annual bike race, formerly known as the San Francisco Gran Prix. [8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Levi’s Plaza, Battery and Union streets, S.F.]

Very Nearly Shakespeare in the Park
: Actors Ensemble of Berkeley stages a free performance of “The Knight of the Burning Pestle,” an early 17th century work by Jacobean playwright Francis Beaumont and the first parody written in the English language. [4 p.m., John Hinkel Park, 41 Somerset Place, Berkeley]

Golden State-Lone Star Revue: The band, a “meeting of the minds between California and Texas musicians,” includes Mark Hummel, Anson Funderburgh, Mike Keller, Wes Starr and R.W. Grigsby, and a guest horn section with Eric Spaulding and Jack Sanford. [8 p.m., Yoshi’s, 510 Embarcadero West, Oakland]

Milk Bar Mondaze: The weekly game night, comedy and music showcase celebrates its second anniversary with free pizza, rap, soul, DJs and more. [5 p.m., Milk Bar, 1840 Haight St., S.F.]CalendarHamlet at Free Shakespeare in the ParkHot Summer NightKings Mountain Art FairKristi Yamaguchi's Golden MomentMillbrae Art & Wine FestivalNickelbackSF Mime TroupeSF Zine Fest

If you find our journalism valuable and relevant, please consider joining our Examiner membership program.
Find out more at www.sfexaminer.com/join/

Just Posted

Twin Peaks closure leads to complaints from neighbors

Twin Peaks Boulevard will no longer be entirely closed to motor vehicles… Continue reading

David Kubrin on Marxism and magic in the Mission

Former academic, industrial designer pens book on alternative, or people’s, science

Fire danger high in North and East Bay as region enters another hot, dry weekend

Spare the Air Alert issued for Sunday as heat, smoke and fumes expected to increase

U.S. Attorney threatens legal action against SF over limits on indoor church services

Federal authorities threatened to take action on Friday if San Francisco did… Continue reading

Report sheds light on Nuru’s nonprofit donor scheme

City contractor payments to Parks Alliance spent at direction of Public Works director

Most Read