Category Archives: events

Pencil it in: Wednesday

ARTSY
Opening Reception for RED, WHITE & BLOW at Project One Gallery (free)

DANCE PARTY
Burn Down the Disco! 80s Dance Party at the Make-Out

WATCH
Les visiteurs at the MoMA (free – $10)

LIVE MUSIC
Wavves at Amoeba (free)

Casiokids || Light Pollution || K. Flay || Einar Stokka at Cafe Du Nord ($10)

Wavves || Young Prisms || The Tet Holiday at Rickshaw ($12 – $14)

FANCY BOOK LEARNING
The French Revolution by Matt Stewart at Green Apple Books (free)

CRAFTS
DIY Mixology: Learn to Brew Ginger Beer at the Workshop ($38)

MISC/AWESOME
Ice Cream Social and Still Flyin’ at Dolores Park (free)

TenderNights at Edinburgh Castle (free)

Hear it local at 111 Minna (free)

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Lunch Break: Rick Bayless at the Commonwealth Club

Take a long lunch today and pop over to the Commonwealth Club for a conversation with Rick Bayless, award-winning chef-restaurateur, cookbook author, and Top Chef Master. He’ll talk sustainable cuisine with chef Joey Altman. Tickets are $12 – $20.

Flash Mob French Kiss! Union Square! 6:30 pm!

Don’t forget the breath mints. More deets here.

Pencil it in: Wednesday Night

DANCE PARTY
Bardot a Go Go Bastille Day Dance Party at Rickshaw ($7)

Bastille Day Alley Party at Aventine Alley (rsvp required)

Mods vs Rockers at the Make-Out (free)

LIVE MUSIC
Rykarda Parasol || Kevin Junior || Mark Matos and Os Beaches || The Dolly Rocker Movement at Cafe Du Nord ($12 – $14)

CRAFTY
Learn how to brew beer in your basement at Bazaar Cafe

Sewing 101 at the Workshop SF ($34)

FANCY BOOK LEARNING
Madeleine Albright and George Shultz: A Conversation About War and Peacebuilding at the Commonwealth Club ($7 – $65)

Inside the Taliban at the World Affairs Council (free – $15)

MISC/AWESOME
Mission Creek Music and Arts Festival Opening Party at the Make-Out (free)

Pencil it in: Saturday

DANCE PARTY
Bersa Discos presents Tormenta Tropical || Dave Nada/Nadastrom || Disco Shawn || Oro11 at the Elbo Room ($5 – $10)

Back to the 90s at 111 Minna ($10)

Music Video Night at Madrone ($5)

Blow Up’s 5 Year Anniversary at Mission Rock ($10 – $20)

Electricity: A Decade of the 80s at the Knockout ($4)

WATCH
Dirty Dancing at Union Square (free)

THE WORLD CUP!! at your favorite bar!!

MISC/AWESOME
Superhero Street Fair at Islais Creek ($10)

Boing Boing Picnic at Golden Gate Park

Chestnut Street Pub Crawl ($6 – $10)

Pencil it in: Friday Night

ARTSY
Opening reception for Silvi from the Poetry Store at Secession. (free)

DANCE PARTY
Strictly Videos at 111 Minna. ($5-$10)

WATCH
Mortified at the Make-out. ($12-$15)

Literary Death Match at the Elbo Room. ($5-$10)

The San Francisco Bicycle Coalition’s Love on Wheels at Rickshaw. ($5-$10)

LIVE MUSIC
Alec Ounsworth (of Clap Your Hands Say Yeah) || Grand Lake || The Attachments at Cafe Du Nord. ($16)

Company Car || Cast of Thousands || The Paper Sons at Bottom of the Hill. ($10)

MISC/AWESOME
Heart for Haiti fundraiser at La Cocina.

Pencil it in: Sunday Night

DANCE PARTY
Sweaterfunk at Li Po Lounge. (free)

Shuckin’ and Jivin’ at the Knockout. (free)

Dub Mission at the Elbo Room. ($6)

LIVE MUSIC
Nouvelle Vague at the Regency Ballroom. ($23.50)

The Dry Spells || The Sarees || The Lambs at Cafe Du Nord. ($10)

Grains || Weatherbox || Da Bears at Hemlock. ($6)

MISC/AWESOME
STUPORBOWL XLIV: Heavy Metal Chili Cook-off and Superbowl Viewing Party at Bottom of the Hill. (free)

Chinese New Year Flower Market at Chinatown. (free)