What's Happening In The Bay Area This Weekend

Silicon Valley Comic Con
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By KCBS All News 106.9FM and 740AM

There's no shortage of ways to explore the Bay Area's rich arts and culture this weekend, from a major concert by a legendary rock and roll band to a festival for comic book fans and free theater in the park. 

Silicon Valley Comic Con

August 16 - August 1812 p.m. – 7 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. SundaySan Jose Convention Center, San Jose

10,000 Maniacs

Alt rock band 10,000 Maniacs bring their lilting melodies to The Independent in San Francisco on Saturday, with opening act Before the Brave.

Saturday, August 17Doors open 8:30 p.m., Show at 9 p.m.The Independent628 Divisadero, San Francisco

Yoga Day at the Oakland A’s

Entrance also includes an exclusive A’s yoga mat giveaway.

Sunday, August 189 a.m.Oakland Coliseum, Oakland

Rolling Stones

Get all the satisfaction you need and then some when the Rolling Stones bring their No Filter tour to Santa Clara.

Saturday, August 187:30 p.m.Levi's Stadium, Santa Clara

Shakespeare in the Park

August 10 - August 257 p.m. Saturdays, 4 p.m. SundaysSequoia High School, Redwood City

Wicked

August 14 - September 8San Jose Center for the Performing Arts255 Almaden Blvd, San Jose