East Meets West in the Taiko Dojo 40th Anniversary Concert at Zellerbach Hall in Berkeley. Sensei Tanaka has invited some of the world's best in taijo to perform live in front of a Bay Area audience.
For more information on the drumming style check out http://www.fushudaiko.com/performers.html
Baby Loves Disco will transform San Francisco's hottest night club for one night into a child proof dance party. DJ's will be spinning 70s and 80s music and healthy snacks will featured for the entire family to have a good night out.
Tickets are $15 and the party starts at 2 p.m. at Ruby Skye, 420 Mason St., in San Francisco.
Want to mix hip hop and a good cause? Controversial rapper Immortal Technique will host a forum called "Connecting Universal Struggles" at Santa Clara University. The rapper will be joined by Zaid Shakir, hip hop journalist Adisa Banjoko, Illume Magazine columnist Naem Randhawa and others to discuss the struggles in Afghanistan and other parts of the world as the rapper gets ready to build an orphanage in the war torn country.
Saturday's forum is at 4 p.m. at Santa Clara University and cost $5. Tickets can be purchased online in advance.