Thursday, June 21, 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Academy of Sciences | 55 Music Concourse Dr.
Celebrate Pride with a side of science at Thursday’s Nightlife, featuring a drag performation and costume contest hosted by Heklina of Trannyshack, fascinating talk titled “Seven Billion Sexual Orientations”, and tunes courtesy of DJs Pink Lightning, Rapid Fire, Carnita and Brown Amy.
Thursday, June 21, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Summer Solstice Stroll in Bernal
Bernal Heights: it’s where you know you wish you lived, but haven’t gotten up the energy to move to yet. Celebrate the summer solstice with this ‘hood stroll, complete with food tastings, promotions, drinking and music. Info.
Friday, June 22, 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Beard Contest + Documentary Screening
Artists' Television Access | 992 Valencia St.
Now this is the kind of documentary us lovers of all things mustachioed can really get behind. Learn all about the history of hairy faces at this premier of “Beard Club”, and show off your whiskers for the prescreening beard contest. Info.
Saturday, June 23rd, 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
the Return of the New Taste Market
St. Gregory’s Church | 500 De Haro St.
This food vendor bonanza raises funds for The Food Pantry while raising apetites with such all-star vendors as Simply Mochi, BreadSRLY, Frozen Kuhsterd, The Uncommon Pickle and Doc’s of the Bay. Info.
Saturday, June 23, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Obscura Society SF: "Oddities" Premier Party with Loved to Death
Dalva | 3121 16th St.
We’re on tv! Drop by Dalva for celebratory cocktails and a look at the first episode of the new west coast season of "Oddities: San Francisco," featuring the staff of the fabulous Haight Street curiosity shop Loved to Death. Info.
Saturday, June 23, all day
San Francisco Bicycle Music Festival
Golden Gate Park Pioneer Log Cabin picnic area | Stow Lake Drive E
Bikes and music, what could be better? Spend a day cycling in the park and get your music fix while you’re at it: the ingredients of a perfect weekend. Info.
Saturday, June 23, 12:00 PM - Sunday, June 24, 6:00 PM
I Do! A Curated Shopping Event Party for the Bride, Groom, Guest and Everyone in Between
Firehouse 8 | 1648 Pacific Ave
Support local designers and make your wedding dreams (or fantasies) a reality with this curated shopping weekend, which features wedding attire, gifts, accessories, cakes -- everything you need to make it official, you crazy lovebirds. Info.