What does one get the music-loving mom who has everything? Concert tickets, of course! Show some love for mom this Spring by treating her to some live music this Mother's Day. Whether she wants to listen to R&B classics or contemporary Broadway stars, the Bay Area has some great options. Get your tickets and enjoy the show!
May 10 @ 8 p.m.
Palace of Fine Arts Theatre
3301 Lyon St.
San Francisco, CA 94123
Glee star and accomplished singer and Broadway star Lea Michele will be bringing her own music from upcoming album Places to San Francisco a few days before Mother's Day on May 10 at the Palace of Fine Arts Theatre, presented by Goldenvoice. Tickets are on sale now and range from $52.75 to $82.75.
May 11 @ 7:30 p.m.
14808 E 14th St, San Leandro, California 94578
Enjoy a night of classic R&B with The Dramatics, performing some of their biggest hits in a pre-Mother's Day concert on May 11 in nearby San Leandro. Tickets range from $30 to $60.
Cece Winans and Charles Jenkins
May 12 @ 7 p.m.
Beebe Memorial Cathedral
3900 Telegraph Ave,
Oakland, CA 94609
Radio station KBLX presents Music with My Mama, a concert featuring 10-time Grammy winner Cece Winans and fellow Grammy winner Charles Jenkins, at Beebe Memorial Cathedral. The event will be hosted by KBLX's own Miranda Wilson.
San Francisco Classical Voice
May 14 @ 10 a.m.
Legion of Honor
100 34th Ave.
San Francisco, CA 94121
Fans of French classical music can enjoy a concert from San Francisco Classical Voice on Mother's Day itself. They'll be performing Jean-Michel Damase’s Quartet and Louise Farrenc’s beautifully Romantic Sextet, along with the Stanford Woodwind Quintet. Tickets range from $17 to $27, making it an affordable concert for Mom.
Dan Adriano and Matt Pryor
May 16 @ 8:30 p.m.
1233 17th Street (17th @ Missouri)
San Francisco, CA 94107
Bottom of the Hill has a great reputation, providing live music every single night--meaning there's always a chance to see great live music. Although concerts for Mother's Day itself have yet to be announced, two days later, May 16, the venue will have a great lineup featuring Dan Adriano of Alkaline Trio co-headlining with Matt Pryor formerly, of The Get Up Kids, along with Owl Paws. Tickets are $14 in advance, $17 at the door.