JULY 16 - JULY 22
WEDNESDAY JULY 18
LUNCH ON THE LANE
MAIDEN LANE | SF | 11AM-2PM
Off the Grid's newest location is a darling little no-cars street in downtown SF. Grab a bite, sit in the sun, and pop in to the Frank Lloyd Wright building because it's super cool. (Located at 140 Maiden Lane.) Lunch on the Lane will take place Monday, Wednesday, and Friday.
WYE OAK AND MADELINE KENNY
STARLINE SOCIAL CLUB | 2236 MLK JR. WAY | OAKLAND | 7PM | $25
Noise Pop presents Baltimore based Wye Oak and Oakland based Madeline Kenny. Wye Oak is headlining, but I'd go for Madeline!
THURSDAY JULY 19
IN/VISIBLE TALKS WITH CARISSA POTTER
CHRONICLE BOOKS | 680 2ND. STREET | SF | 6-8PM
Carissa Potter is the cutest person in the world and she wrote a book called It's OK to feel things deeply. This evening is a fireside chat where Carissa will discuss the evolution of her distinct style, where she finds inspiration, and the challenges she encounters in navigating the creative process.
POSH PARTY LIVE
SF DESIGN CENTER | 101 HENRY ADAMS STREET | SF | 6 - 9PM | $10
Clothing selling platform Poshmark is back with a night of fun to connect IRL with fellow sellers. Plus Poshmark stylists will be on hand for closet consultations.
SF CAMERAWORK ANNUAL JURIED EXHIBITION
SF CAMERAWORK | 1011 MARKET ST. | FLOOR 2 | 6 - 8PM
Annual photo show curated by Juried by Corey Keller and Sean McFarland featuring Amy Cella, Lindsey Filowitz, Analía Gutiérrez, ALEXANDMUSHI, J.K. Lavin, Rachel Liu, Alana Perino, Mark, Jayson Quines, Gary Thompson, Michael Thurin, Mitsu Yoshikawa
LIKE TAR, LIKE BASKETS - GROUP SHOW OPENING
SWIM GALLERY | 509 ELLIS STRET | SF | 6-9PM
Group show featuring Maria Paz, Grace Rosario Perkins, and Cristienne Dugan. Show runs July 19 - Aug 12.
ECHOES - OPENING
GAGOSIAN GALLERY | 657 HOWARD STREET | SF | 5 - 7PM
Echoes is a cross-generational exhibition that pairs works by gallery artists based on generative resonance: Adriana Varejão with Richard Artschwager, Mary Weatherford with John Chamberlain, and Jeff Wall with Cy Twombly.--Their words not mine! Show runs July 19 - August 31.
FRIDAY JULY 20
SF ART BOOK FAIR
1275 MINNESOTA STREET | SF | FRIDAY: 6-10PM | SATURDAY: 11AM-6PM | SUNDAY: 11AM-5PM
Over 100 publishers feature artists’ books, art catalogs, monographs, periodicals, zines, printed ephemera, and artists' multiples. If you're a paper lover, this is your jam.
SATURDAY JULY 21
FREDA SALVADOR SAMPLE SALE
THE GENERAL'S RESIDENCE | 1 FORT MASON | SF | 10AM-4PM
Prepare to camp out because the line that forms before it opens is INSANE but definitely worth the wait. Lady Falcon will be serving up coffee starting at 8am and you'll get a wristband in line so no cutting with friends!
1717 FOURTH STREET | BERKELEY | 11-5PM
Cutie outdoor market with local makers and some of the best vintage shopping around. Pet friendly AND free parking at Fourth and Virginia. No reason not to go!
OAKLAND MUSEUM OF CALIFORNIA PARK JAM
OMAC | 1000 OAK STREET | OAKLAND | 12 - 5PM | $11-$25
Park Jam is an outdoor all-ages music festival with a headlining performance by Clipping and features actor/writer/musician Daveed Diggs of Oakland. Tickets to Park Jam also include admission to the exhibit RESPECT: Hip-Hop Style & Wisdom.
OMIOMI DREAM FOOD
WABI SABI BEAUTY | 888 VALENCIA ST. | SF | 7:30PM | $85
A five course conceptual plant based dinner by Omiomi Kitchen that translates dream and memory onto the plate. Dinner will be held at the eco beauty wellness studio, Wabi Sabi. (And yes, dinner does include cocktails!)
EAST BAY SPCA ADOPT-A-THON
JACK LONDON SQUARE | OAKLAND | 10AM - 2PM
Calling all animal lovers! There will be more than 300 animals from 30 Bay Area rescue groups and shelters!
THE SCARLET SAGE OPENING + FUNDRAISER
SCARLET SAGE | 1193 VALENCIA STREET | SF | 6 - 9PM
The Scarlet Sage is expanding within their location on Valencia Street. They have launched a school and wellness space to educate YOU on how to become healers with plants, spirit, tarot, and astrology.
SUNDAY JULY 22
SF SYMPHONY AT STERN GROVE FESTIVAL
STERN GROVE | 19TH AVE AND SLOAT BLVD. | SF | 2PM
This is a great way to go see the SF Symphony. It's outdoors. It's free. It's perfect. Show starts at 2 but it's open seating so get there early, try to take public transportation because parking is a pain, and bring some blankets, low chairs and plenty of snacks.
HELLO COLOR BOOK PARTY WITH RACHEL SMITH
RARE DEVICE | 600 DIVISADERO ST. | SF | 1-3PM
Celebrate color with Rachel Mae Smith of the Crafted Life and her new book of DIY home decor projects. Grab a book and try your hand at some DIY projects from the book.
HEAD WEST MARKET PLACE
BAY STREET | EMERYVILLE | 11AM-5PM
A market place curated by West Perro featuring makers, crafters, artisans + small shops from the Bay Area. Kid+pet friendly!