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GOLDEN GATE PARK— Hardly Strictly Bluegrass is back. Check out acts like Chris Isaak, Emmylou Harris, and Sun Kil Moon for free this weekend —Friday, October 3rd through Sunday, October 5th— in Golden Gate Park. It's shaping up to be a warm weekend, so you could even repurpose your Outside Lands festival gear. Details and lineups here. [Racked Inbox]
BENICIA— Patricia Field, the award winning designer behind Sex and the City and The Devil Wears Prada, will be in the East Bay this weekend for Benicia Fashion Runway. Saturday, October 4th, Field's ready to wear collection, The House of Field, will be presented by stylist and designer David Dalyrymple at Treasury Commons Plaza (370 First Street, Downtown Benicia). Project Runway Season 11 designer Richard Hallmarq will also present his latest collection. The pre-show reception starts at 6pm. Tickets, $40, are available through Brown Paper Tickets. [Racked Inbox]