From left, Damien Seperi, Anne Yumi Kobori, Maryssa Wanlass, Davern Wright, Phil Wong, Phil Lowery, Rosie Hallett and Rachel Brunner appear in San Francisco Shakespeare Festival’s “The Winter’s Tale." (Courtesy Jay Yamada)

Sept. 5-6: SF Shakespeare Festival, El Rio Labor Day Party, SF Mime Troupe, Golden Gate Park Band, Kings Mountain Art Fair


The Winter’s Tale: The S.F. Shakespeare Festival’s 33rd free outdoor summer series stages the story about Leontes, king of Sicilia, which unfolds in scenes set 16 years apart. [2 p.m., Presidio Main Post Lawn, Graham Street and Keyes Avenue, Presidio of S.F

El Rio Labor Day Party: The bar’s 14th annual bash (Calico Queens, formerly Cowgirl Palooza) features barbecue and country performances by The Muddy Roses, The Anita Lofton Project, 77 El Deora, The Patsychords and Gussie & Grits. [3 p.m., 3158 Mission St., S.F.]

San Francisco Mime Troupe: The group closes its summer-long season’s production of the political musical comedy “Schooled.” [2 p.m., Dolores Park, 19th and Dolores streets, S.F.]

Kings Mountain Art Fair: The 53rd annual community event, a three-day affair over Labor Day weekend, features more than 100 artist booths, food, libations and children’s activities in a picturesque redwood setting. [10 a.m. to 5 p.m. 13889 Skyline Blvd., Woodside]

Golden Gate Park Band: The free concert, in honor of Labor Day, pays tribute to the American worker. [1 p.m., Bandshell, Music Concourse, Golden Gate Park, S.F.]

Giro di San Francisco 2016: Spectators are invited to watch the annual bike race, formerly known as the San Francisco Gran Prix. [8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Levi Plaza, Battery and Union streets, S.F.]

Twelfth Night: Actors Ensemble of Berkeley stages a version of Shakespeare’s comedy about love and mistaken identity set to an acoustic rock score. [4 p.m., John Hinkel Park, 41 Somerset Place, Berkeley]

Where’s The Local Talent? Comedy Night: Joe Nguyen, Greg Gettle, Pam Benjamin, Valerie Vernale, David Klein and Dirty Mike do standup at the free showcase. [8 p.m., Milk Bar, 1840 Haight St., S.F.]


Sam Friedman: The New York-based painter’s 16 new abstracts, some of which are mural scale, are on view in the gallery show “Sitting Pretty.” [Noon to 6 p.m., Chandran Gallery, 459 Geary St., S.F.]

Chris Conrad: The author of “The Newbies Guide to Cannabis & The Industry” speaks about the versatile plant, medical marijuana, and the newly emerging multi-billion dollar industry in legalized non-medical marijuana. [5:30 p.m., Main Library, Latino Hispanic Room, Lower Level, 100 Larkin St., S.F.]

Once upon a Time: The exhibit of photos, screen prints and videos by San Francisco-based Jamil Hellu, which focuses on his quest to reconcile his Middle Eastern heritage and gay identity, opens. [Noon to 6 p.m., Thacher Gallery, Gleeson Library, Geschke Center, Golden Gate and Parker avenues, University of San Francisco, S.F.]

Blue Bear School of Music Benefit: White Denim, the Austin, Texas based-psych rockers, headline a show with San Francisco’s The New Up, with proceeds going to the nonprofit serving students of all abilities. [8 p.m., Chapel, 777 Valencia St., S.F.]

Diane San Filippo: The author of “Practical Paleo: A Customized Approach to Health and a Whole-Foods Lifestyle” appears in conversation with “Fed & Fit” blogger Cassy Joy Garcia. [6 p.m., Book Passage, 1 Ferry Building, S.F.]

Italian Crossroads in Jewish Culture: An exhibit called “I-Tal-Yah: An Island of Divine Dew,” which marks the 500th anniversary of the founding of the Venice Ghetto (1516), a place where Jews of many origins lived together, opens with a reception. [5 p.m., Magnes Museum, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley]

Kurt Russell double bill: “Night Skies,” a Tuesday night program of films hand-picked by Balboa general manager Daven Hayes, screens “Big Trouble in Little China,” followed by “Escape from New York.” [7 p.m., Balboa Theatre, 3630 Balboa St., S.F.]

#Hellafunny: The standup comedy show features Feel Woods, Dirty Mike, Stroy Moyd and Chey Bell. [8 p.m., Punch Line, 444 Battery St., S.F.]

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