August 28, 2008

Gimme Five: Things to Do in the Bay Area

By Times

1.Antiques & Art Faire -- Merchants and vendors will be on hand with a variety of goods. Get your items appraised at the nearby Museum of the San Ramon Valley. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Sept. 1, Railroad Centre Parking Lots, Railroad Avenue, Danville. 925-837-2664.

2. Willie Nelson -- This legendary singer and songwriter is touring in celebration of his 75th birthday. See him perform when he comes to the Bay Area for one night only. 8:15 p.m. Sept. 3, Wente Vineyards, 5050 Arroyo Road, Livermore, $99-$289,

3. Eighth annual Rail Fair -- Hop aboard and enjoy train rides, model railroads, rail yard and equipment displays, a children's hobo game, live music and more. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday through Monday, Ardenwood Historic Farm, 34600 Ardenwood Blvd., Fremont, $5-$8, 866- 417-7277,

4. Jakob Dylan and the Gold Mountain Rebels -- Jakob Dylan (son of Bob Dylan) and his band tour to support their new album, "Seeing Things." 8 p.m. Sept. 3, the Fillmore, 1805 Geary Blvd., $25, S.F.,

5. 38th annual Millbrae Art & Wine Festival -- Downtown Millbrae is transformed into a Mardi Gras-style feast with two days of live music, a juried arts and crafts show, a kids' stage and playland, food, drinks and more. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, On Broadway between Victoria Avenue and Meadow Glen, downtown Millbrae, free, 650-697-7324,

-- Alyssa Phillips, staff writer

(c) 2008 Oakland Tribune. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All rights Reserved.