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BEST OF THE BAY 2017: ARTS AND ENTERTAINMENT WINNERS

Our readers' picks for Best Music Festival, Best DJ, Best Drag Queen, Best Dance Party, Best Literary Night, and more.

Arts Forecast: Autumn Lights, Space Visitors, Clarion Alley Block Party …

Gathering of the Tribes, Liszt Gala, Open Carry Guitar Rally, Ed Asner, and more cool things ahead this week.

Party Radar: Fundraisers for North Bay fires, Puerto Rico, Mexico

Nightlife, music, arts, and food communities come together to raise funds and collect goods for devastated regions.

Tremble, fair reader, before the mighty Litquake!

13 can't-miss events -- from Black Panthers to Kathy Acker -- at this year's sprawling literary festival, October 6-14.

Performer pulls video promoting building cleared by eviction

Drag queen Carnie Asada rejects the role of promoting a building where the landlord tried to evict an 89-year-old

New flicks!

Idiosyncratic delights pepper late summer screens this weekend, from 'Ingrid Goes West' to 'Dave Made A Maze.'

Heated moments

YBCA's New Filipino Cinema showcase bites into the darkening politics of the country.

Party Radar: Baile! Baile!

Braza! party brings the banging Brazilian beats. Plus: The Universe is Lit, Dolly Parton Hoot, A-Wa, Boo Williams, Ellen Allien DJ Dan, more

Resistance Party! Ultimate Pride Guide 2017

Ronnie Spector, Derrick Carter, DJ Shiva, Gay Shame, Mighty Real, Juanita More! and basically 2000 other parties, marches, shows, and protests this week.

Look out

From Whitney Houston to the South African bush, this year's Frameline LGBTQ Film Festival is huge in topical and emotional scope.