What’s Happening Around the Bay | December 2017

Jack London Square Tree Lighting
December 1, 2017
Experience holiday magic on the Oakland waterfront with the lighting of the spectacular 55-foot Mount Shasta Fir Tree adorned with 5,000 sparking white lights and 600 colorful ornaments. Enjoy live music, an appearance by Santa and more. Learn More

Tiburon Holiday Festival
December 2, 2017
Join Tiburon’s Mayor and Santa Claus as they kick off the holiday season by lighting the town’s Christmas tree. Enjoy photos with Santa, snow play, horse-drawn carriage rides, ornament making, gingerbread house decorating and more. Learn More








Sonoma Snowmen Festival
December 2, 2017
The Annual Lighting of the Snowmen has become a Sonoma Valley holiday tradition. This year, the Lighting of the Snowmen kicks off with a festival featuring music, kids’ crafts, gourmet food wine and more, all benefiting fire victims and relief efforts. Learn More

Mill Valley Winterfest
December 3, 2017
Enjoy Mill Valley’s annual celebration of the holiday season featuring snow sledding, Santa Claus in an antique fire truck, fun games, great music and entertainment, and tree lighting. You won’t want to miss one of Mill Valley’s hallmark events. Learn More








Santana Row Holiday Soiree
December 5, 2017
Help give back to the Second Harvest Food Bank as you enjoy wine tastings, carolers, holiday treats, photos with Santa and much more. Bring a donation of canned food on the night of the event and be entered to win $250 Santana Row gift card. Learn More

Winterland at Children’s Fairyland
December 15, 2017
Give back to the Second Harvest Food Bank and enjoy wine tastings, carolers, holiday treats, photos with Santa and more. Bring a donation of canned food on the night of the event and be entered to win $250 Santana Row gift card. Learn More









The Nutcracker in Silicon Valley
December 16-24, 2017
Get into the holiday spirit with the classic holiday tale of the nutcracker. See the full company of Russian dancers from Moscow accompanied with a live orchestra by the Symphony Silicon Valley. Learn More

Walnut Creek Hanukkah Celebration
December 17, 2017
Join the Jewish Gateways’ HandsOn Holidays series for children and enjoy Hanukkah songs, dancing, holiday projects, Hanukkah treats, the lighting the menorah and more at the East Bay Jewish Community Center. Learn More









The Little Ice Rink Holiday Ice Skating
December 2017
Join the Alameda South Shore Center and ice skate this holiday season at the Little Ice Rink with weekly performances every Friday by the Oakland Sharks on Ice. Learn more

New Year’s Eve on Santana Row
December 31, 2017
Celebrate New Year’s Eve with stylish flare. Join Santana Row in welcoming 2018 with the best the Bay Area can offer including gourmet food, drinks and entertainment. Learn More

GATEWAY Magazine | The London Look

London Based interior architecture and design house, Lawson Robb, specializes in residential and five star hospitality design for the world’s finest addresses from Mayfair to Dubai, Botswana and beyond.

At the age of 23, Alix Lawson and Charlotte Robb decided the word of interior architechture and design was theirs. In 2003, after graduating from London’s Inchbald School of Design, they joined forces and founded Lawson Robb.

Since then the duo has developed a proud, fun loving family of extremely driven professionals who live, breathe and embrace a deep rooted ethos: nuture and inspire longstanding relationships through a highly coutured service and design forward thinking.

Read the full article and more inside the digital version of GATEWAY Magazine.

Significant Sales | Volume II – Issue IV

Golden Gate Sotheby’s International Realty is pleased to present Significant Sales Volume II – Issue IV, showcasing distinctive luxury properties and the global reach of the Sotheby’s International Realty network. From a contemporary escape in Aspen, Colorado, to a waterfront penthouse in Malta, this issue of Significant Sales showcases homes throughout the United States and around the world.

View all this and more in Significant Sales | Volume II – Issue IV.

What’s Happening Around the Bay | November 2017

Swan Lake
November 2, 2017
The Russian Grand Ballet presents Tchaikovsky’s Swan Lake at the Marin Veterans’ Memorial Auditorium featuring the rarely seen Waltz of the Black Swans combining pure romance and tragedy in a magical tale. Learn More

Luna Mexicana
November 3, 2017
Celebrate Dia de los Muertos, the Day of the Dead, with Oakland Ballet Company’s Luna Mexicana filled with festive dancing, colorful costumes, and vibrant music, including traditional Mexican folk music and witty electronic fusions. Learn More








Stinson Beach Film Festival
November 3, 2017
Help the Stinson Beach Community Center at the Fourth Annual Stinson Beach Film Festival showcasing the best documentary films of the year with an Opening Night Gala featuring live music and delicious “Tastes of West Marin.” Learn More

Gourmet East Bay
November 4, 2017
Join Diablo magazine and Broadway Plaza in Walnut Creek for tastings from more than 20 local restaurants, pours from 10 wineries and breweries and live music, all benefiting the Food Bank of Contra Costa and Solano. Learn More








Sonoma Wine & Food Affair
November 4-5, 2017
Northern Sonoma County presents its annual premier event, a full weekend of wine and food pairings in the Alexander, Dry Creek, and Russian River Valleys featuring restaurant favorites. Learn More

Los Altos Holiday Stroll
November 11, 2017
Kick off your Holiday shopping at the Los Altos Holiday Stroll featuring local shopping, strolling carolers and musicians and fun for the whole family sponsored by the Los Altos Village Association. Learn More









Silicon Valley Turkey Trot
November 23, 2017
Start your Thanksgiving Day off on the right foot at the Silicon Valley Turkey Trot. There’s something for all members of the family including the 5K and 10K runs or walks, the Kids Fun Run and more. Learn More

Winter Wonderland
November 24, 2017
Experience the San Rafael Parade of Lights and Winter Wonderland celebration featuring live entertainment, a tree lighting ceremony and the celebrated Parade of Lights with Santa. Learn More









Aladdin the Musical
November 2017
Don’t miss Disney’s Aladdin at the SHN Orpheum Theatre in San Francisco. This thrilling new production is filled with unforgettable beauty, magic, comedy and breathtaking spectacle where three wishes make the possibilities infinite. Learn more

Picasso Showcase
November 2017
Get inspired by these Modern Masters at Room Art Gallery in Mill Valley. Room Art Gallery is proud to be the only art gallery in the Marin area to exhibit these Masters, including works by Picasso, Matisse, Rembrandt, Chagall and more. Learn More

GATEWAY Magazine | Launch Party

Golden Gate Sotheby’s International Realty celebrated the launch of our signature publication, GATEWAY Magazine, on Tuesday, October 17, 2017 at the loft penthouse of gallerist Francis Mill.

GATEWAY Magazine showcases some of the finest properties throughout the Sotheby’s International Realty affiliate network and highlights global lifestyle content. The publication showcases our brokerage’s expertise in in-house creative marketing through rich, original content, strategic property exposure and exclusive interviews profiling leaders in the fields of architecture, design, interiors, art and more.

“It is an honor to present GATEWAY Magazine. The publication not only unites and celebrates our San Francisco Bay Area-wide brokerage and its host of beautiful properties, but is also a powerful tool connecting our markets and further strengthening our Sotheby’s International Realty network,” says Kevin Daniel Dwyer, Editor-in-Chief of GATEWAY Magazine and Creative Director of Golden Gate Sotheby’s International Realty. “We’ve also created a luxury item in itself, to be enjoyed by the Bay Area’s most affluent, discerning audience.” For more information, read the press release here.

Take a look inside the launch party celebrating the inaugural issue of GATEWAY Magazine.

View more photos of the GATEWAY Magazine launch Party.

View the digital version of GATEWAY Magazine.