Hollywood's red carpet rolled into San Franisco Tuesday night (10/28) for the world premiere of Milk, a movie about gay civil rights activist Harvey Milk. The star-studded event at the Castro Theater drew hundreds of No on 8 supporters who waved placards and cheered wildly as Sean Penn, who played Milk, arrived with his wife, Robin Wright Penn. Other actors who walked the carpet included James Franco, Emile Hirsch, Diego Luna and Alison Pill. Photos by Tim Wagner.
Crappy transportation aside, Saturday's Exotic Erotic Ball on Treasure Island was a pretty colorful experience that lured the traditional (corset-and-pastie crowd) and untraditional (Mickey Mouse, pants-free Santa Claus) fetishists out of the house. Photos by Mike and Jen Cash.
If you love dancing in the middle of a sea of gay men (and women!), go go dancers and good music, Booty Call at The Bar in the Castro is a Wednesday night must.Read the related review by Crystal Akins.
Hundreds of enthusiasts and casual fans crowded the venue's first two floors and teetered from one sake cuisine line to the next. Sixteen local restaurants provided decadent bites that perfectly complemented the five varieties of sake up for tasting. Notes and photos by Janine Kahn.
On Saturday and Sunday, the T-Line turned into a modern dance stage with various performances taking place on and off the metro. It was a two hour adventure put on by local choreographers that carried tons of energy from start to finish. The cost? A mere $1.50. Photos by Sam Heller.
The Princess Taiping, a handcrafted Chinese Junk and replica of a Ming Dynasty war ship, was supposed to end up in Vancouver after a 69-day motor-less voyage across the Pacific Ocean from Japan. But a tropical storm drove it to Eureka, CA, instead on Saturday and the crew has since decided to...
Indie Mart, hosted by Thee Parkside on Sunday, was an oasis of great design and music on Wisconsin Street, tucked between 16th and 17th. As the Blue Angels flew overhead offering a free show in the sky, attendees checked out local designers like Meagan Reelitz with her subtle yet beautiful...