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Ring in the new year at the Asian Art Museum.


December 31
Ring in the New Year by taking a swing at a 2,100-pound 16th-century Japanese temple bell, which is said to leave behind unfortunate experiences, regrettable deeds, and ill luck from 2015. Asian Art Museum, 200 Larkin St. (near Grove St.), 415-581-3500. 9:30 a.m.–11:30 a.m. for members; 11:30 a.m.–2 p.m. general admission. 

Through January 3
Shop men’s and women’s styles by Opening Ceremony and other New York brands at the Pop-in@Nordstrom. Nordstrom, 865 Market St. (near 5th St.), 415-243-8500.

January 14–17
Browse art from more than 40 21st-century and contemporary dealers in the Bay Area and beyond at the third annual FOG Design+Art fair. Fort Mason Center Festival Pavilion, 2 Marina Blvd. (near Laguna St.), 415-345-7500. Purchase tickets here. 

Through January 31
Save 15 to 40 percent on armchairs, coffee tables, rugs, and accessories at BoConcept’s January Design Sale. 1 Rhode Island St. (at Alameda St.), 415-371-0100.

Through January 31
Save on winter spa treatments, vineyard workouts and yoga classes, cooking courses, and more during Hotel Healdsburg’s Spa Month. 25 Matheson St. (near Healdsburg Ave.), 707-431-2800. Purchase tickets and view the full schedule here.


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