GBACG Calendar


GBACG Workshop: Happy Hobbit Feet

Sunday, May 4th, 2014

Learn how to make the must-have accessory for hanging out around the Shire, Happy Hobbit Feet.


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GBACG Goes to BAERS Mansfield Park Ball

Saturday, May 31st, 2014

The Bay Area English Regency Society's Ball celebrates the Bicentennial of publication of Mansfield Park. Join us in dancing like Jane Austen. The ball will feature easy English Country dances of her time, all taught and called by celebrated Dance Master Alan Winston; interspersed with the newly introduced (and scandalous!) waltz. Costume 1800-1825. Advance Ticket Info


Costume Salon: Steampunk / Safari

Sunday, June 1st, 2014

Join us for potluck tea snacks, socializing, and sharing resources. Theme appropriate books, patterns, garments, or projects also welcome. Our Salons are free and no dress-up is required. If you'd like to attend, email .


Tea at Pemberley

Sunday, June 8th, 2014

Join Lizzy Bennet, more properly known as Mrs. Fitzwilliam Darcy, for tea at the charming Dartealing Lounge in San Francisco,
Ticket Price: $$$$


GBACG Lecture Series #1

Sunday, June 29th, 2014

Please join us for GBACG's inaugural Sunday lecture as we listen to the wisdom of an expert in the field of costuming. This lecture is free to all GBACG members.


GBACG Workshop: Topic TBD

Saturday, July 19th, 2014

Save the date for another fabulous GBACG workshop.
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Costume Salon: 1950's

Sunday, August 10th, 2014

Join us for potluck tea snacks, socializing, and sharing resources. Theme appropriate books, patterns, garments, or projects also welcome. Our Salons are free and no dress-up is required. If you'd like to attend, email .


Safari at the San Francisco Zoo

Saturday, August 23rd, 2014

Come tour the Serengeti with our band of intrepid Steampunk / Victorian / Edwardian explorers. We’ll stalk big game and picnic.
Ticket Price: $


GBACG Workshop: Topic TBD

Saturday, September 13, 2014

Save the date for another fabulous GBACG workshop.
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Bilbo's Birthday Bash

Sunday, September 21st, 2014

Come celebrate Bilbo’s eleventy-first birthday in Hobbitton, also known as Holbrook-Palmer Park in Atherton. All hobbits, elves, dwarves and humans welcome.
Ticket Price: $


Costume Salon: Victorian

Sunday, October 5th, 2014

Join us for potluck tea snacks, socializing, and sharing resources. Theme appropriate books, patterns, garments, or projects also welcome. Our Salons are free and no dress-up is required. If you'd like to attend, email .


A Regency Tall Ships Adventure

Sunday, October 12, 2014

Is the third time the charm? We will once again attempt to set sail in Regency fashion on the tall ships Lady Washington and Hawaiian Chieftain in a Master-and-Commander inspired battle sail.
Ticket Price: $$$$


GBACG Lecture Series #2

Sunday, October 26, 2014

Please join us for GBACG's second Sunday lecture as we listen to the wisdom of an expert in the field of costuming. This lecture is free to all GBACG members.


On the Road

November ??, 2014

Don your 1950's best and come howl with the beatniks as we explore North Beach on a walking tour that includes the Beat Museum, City Lights Bookstore, and more.
Ticket Price: $-$$


GBACG Workshop: Topic TBD

Saturday, November 15th, 2014

Save the date for another fabulous GBACG workshop.
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GBACG goes to Dickens

Saturday, December 6th, 2013

The GBACG goes to the The Great Dickens Christmas Fair. Visit with friends and make merry in Dickens' London with our annual GBACG meet-up. We'll meet up at various locations throughout the day and admire each others costumes, meeting old friends and making new.
Ticket Price: $


New York Society Holiday Tea

Saturday, December 27th, 2014

Mrs. Astor and Mrs. Vanderbilt invite the cream of New York society to their holiday tea. We’ll enjoy a sumptuous tea, sparkling wine, holiday cheer, and the very best possible company in the incomparable Garden Court. Costume: daywear, 1870-1889.
Ticket Price: $$$$


Costume Salon: Sci-Fi

Sunday, January 11th, 2015

Join us for potluck tea snacks, socializing, and sharing resources. Theme appropriate books, patterns, garments, or projects also welcome. Our Salons are free and no dress-up is required. If you'd like to attend, email .


GBACG Open House

Saturday, January 17th, 2015

We invite all our Members, Non-members, and Sister Organization Members to join us for our annual meeting where we highlight upcoming events, raffle costume items, present a fashion show, and other fun stuff. Meet your board members, see old friends, and so much more.


GBACG Lecture Series #3

Sunday, February 8th, 2015

Location and topic TBD. free for members. Come learn from an expert in our field.


Dr. Who Who-Dunnit Murder Mystery

Saturday, February 21st, 2015

Come join us at the San Jose Science Museum for an evening of murder and mayhem, time-travel style.
Ticket Price: $$$$


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