No need to travel out of your own ZIP code to find something fun, interesting or entertaining to do over the next few days.
Here are a handful of happenings in Cupertino:
Be entertained at with their production of "The Government Inspector." Mistaken identity, panic and greed lace the satirical production adapted by Jeffrey Hatcher from the original by Nioklai Goglol. Watch the YouTube accompanying this article to get a sneak peek. Performances are Nov. 12, 18, and 19 at 7 p.m. in the Robert Gomez Center for Performing Arts at the school. Tickets are $10 for adults; $8 for students with ASB card.
is back at . Sponsored by and participating restaurants, a $30 ticket buys tastes from Cupertino restaurants such as , , Bowlmor, , , Noodle Fun, , , Tatami Seafood Buffet, and more. Music by a local band, plus beer and wine will be available. Contact the Chamber at 408-252-7054 for more information and to purchase tickets.
Visit the . It is 80 percent to scale of the original in Washington D.C. and contains the names of more than 58,000 men and women who died in service during the war. Other tributes on display include those of World War I and II, Korean War, as well as Ft. Hood and 9-11.
In honor of Veterans Day the will perform at the on Sunday, Nov. 13 at 3 p.m. The band will perform complete arrangements of the theme songs of each of the service branches. Entrance is free, but canned food donations are being collected on behalf of .
Opera San Jose will perform such arias and ensembles as Mozart’s Idomeneo, Leoncavallo’s Pagliac- ci, Poulenc’s La voix humaine, Verdi’s La traviata, and Gounod’s Faust. Following the program the artists will take questions from the audience. The event sponsored by the Friends of the Cupertino Library is 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at Cupertino Community Hall on Nov. 16.