MONDAY JULY 9
GOING INWARD: TAROT AS A TOOL FOR SELF-DISCOVERY
FIELD THEORY | 3600 LAWTON STREET | SF | 7 -9PM | $35
Join Kismet and Casey Zabala of Wanderer's Tarot for an introductory 2 hour workshop on tarot as a tool for self-discovery.
STILL WE RISE AUCTION LIVE ON INSTAGRAM ENDS TODAY!
Still We Rise is a community supported auction that is raising money and bringing awareness to families being separated at the border. TONS of rad businesses have donated items so pop over to their Instagram (@_stillwerise) and start bidding. Bidding ends July 9.
THURSDAY JULY 12
BOOK OF POP CHARTS RELEASE PARTY WITH ARTIST KATRINA MCHUGH
THE BINDERY | 1644 HAIGHT STREET | SF | 7-9PM | $12-$42
I LOOOOVE this project by Katrina McHugh. She has translated over 100 iconic pop songs into visual charts and graphs. The design is on point and it's like a game trying to guess what the song is!
GAL COLLECTIVE X ST. FRANK TEXTILES
ST. FRANK TEXTILES | 3665 SACRAMENTO ST. | SF | 6:30-8:30PM | $20
Gal Collective is hosting a night of conversation with COO Steph Peng of St. Frank Textiles who will be sharing her story of curating home goods while working with artisans across the globe. The second half of the night will be mezcal education and tasting with Susan Coss, Co-Founder of Mezcalistas.
BEST OF SF MAGAZINE 2018 PARTY
PALACE OF FINE ARTS | SF | 7-10PM | $110-$175
Celebrate SF's Bests with food, drinks, and fun at SF Mag's party of the year.
MINDFULNESS WORKSHOP WITH NKECHI NJAKA
MODERN CITIZEN | 2762 OCTAVIA STREET | SF | 6:30-8PM | $15
Take a breather, practice presence (so hard!), and get your mind (and wardrobe) right with Nkechi and Modern Citizen. Tickets are $15 BUT you get a $15 gift card to Modern Citizen as well, so that's a pretty sweet deal!
SYLVAN ESSO, KAMSAI WASHINGTON
GREEK THEATER | 2001 GAYLEY ROAD | BERKELEY | 7:30PM | $42.50
Been in LOVE with Sylvan Esso ever since Tyler got to shoot this Could I Be video for Yours Truly YEARS ago! And here's an additional shout-out for Ty shooting part of the opening sequence for their Signal video. Anyway, you should go see them play.
FRIDAY JULY 13
GREEN BOOK: 2018 JURIED EXHIBITION
SOUTHERN EXPOSURE | 3030 20TH STREET | SF | 7-9PM
Green Book is named for the Jim Crow era guidebook detailing routes of safe passage for African-American travelers. The exhibition addresses similar frictions of being a racialized body amid dwindling community, voiced by Bay Area image-makers.
FLOWER PIANO FESTIVAL
SF BOTANICAL GARDEN | GOLDEN GATE PARK | SF | FESTIVAL RUNS THROUGH MONDAY THE 16TH | FREE TO MEMBERS AND SF RESIDENTS
Sunset Piano and San Francisco Botanical Garden have partnered up to bring 12 pianos spread across the Botanical Garden for 12 days. This is the last weekend of the festival with schedule performances throughout the day. $9 for non-residents.
SATURDAY JULY 14
CALICO SUNSET - A GROUP SHOW OPENING
PT. 2 GALLERY | 1523B WEBSTER STREET | OAKLAND | 12PM - 9PM
Calico Sunset features work by artists Ben Quinn, Brett Amory, Caleb Hahne, Emma Webster, Erik Bender, Kenichi Hoshine, Maja Ruznic, Paige Valentine, and Sam Spano. The title of the show is derived from the blended spectrum of Bay Area sunsets and each artist's reinterpretation of light resulting in an array of introspective narratives and concepts.
PHOENIX RISING YOGA WITH OUTDOOR VOICES
PHOENIX HOTEL | 601 EDDY STREET | SF | 11AM - NOON | $20
OK, a $20 yoga class does not sound enticing with Class Pass out there BUT this includes the use of the Phoenix pool until 3pm AND 15% off their restaurant, Chambers and Chambers.
LA COURSE EN TETE - LAURA ROKAS
GUERRERO GALLERY | 1465 CUSTER AVE. | SF | 6-9PM
La Course En Tête” which translates to “race on the mind”, is a reference to the 1974 documentary surrounding the great cyclist Eddy Merckx and also relates to the concept of forcing the pace of a race by sittingin the lead. The exhibition makes use of the iconography and deep history of cycling’s premier race: The Tour De France, to explore a litany of topics, from competition within the art world or any male-
dominated field for that matter, to gendered forms of making and the artist’s relationship with herself.
CORSON BEAUTY POP-UP
SELDOM SEEN | 522 OCTAVIA STREET | SF | SATURDAY: 11-5 | SUNDAY: 12-4
Corson Beauty is a sister owned 100% plant based skincare company. Look good. Feel good. Smell good. Pop over to Seldom Seen this weekend to give it all a try and take some samples home.
SUNDAY JULY 15
MODERN JAPANESE BREAKFAST WORKSHOP WITH NOURISH CO.
BAANA | 1256 MASON STREET | SF | 11AM-1:30PM | $93
You'll join the founder of Nourish and learn how to make a healthy, easy Japanese breakfast using the best ingredients from Japan and California. Breakfast is included (duh!) and you'll leave with an essential pantry guide, homemade dashi, AND a cutie handmade ceramic bowl from Nama-ya.
CONFIDANTS SNEAK-PEAK/TEASER SHOPPING PARTY
NOB HILL HIDEAWAY | 1250 BUSH ST. | SF | 2-7PM
Confidants is a women's lifestyle shop & magazine that is launching fall of 2018. To get the ball rolling, they are hosting a handful of exclusive (yet free) shopping events leading up to the launch. Follow along for updates.