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Feb. 14-15: SF Botanical Garden, Aphrodisiacs of the Tropics, Valentine’s Day Cruise, Migos, Jonathan Strange Magic Show, Angel Olsen

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Magnolias are in bloom at the San Francisco Botanical Garden, which hosts Valentine’s Day activities. (Courtesy photo)


San Francisco Botanical Garden: “50 Shades of Green” is a $50 Valentine’s Day “happy hour and plant love tour”; earlier in the day, at 1:30 p.m., garden docents lead free tours, showcasing seasonal magnolias in bloom. [1:30 and 5:30 p.m., 199 9th Ave., S.F.]

Aphrodisiacs of the Tropics: The popular evening in the steamy, lush Conservatory of Flowers offers a close up look at cashew, hibiscus, cacao, bananas, coffee, vanilla, cinnamon and cardamom flowers along with wine, chocolate and specialty cocktail tasting. [6 to 10 p.m., 100 JFK Drive, Golden Gate Park, S.F.]

Migos: The Georgia rap trio has the No. 1 song in the country now with “Bad and Boujee” on Billboard’s Hot 100 chart. [9 p.m,, Warfield, 982 Market St., S.F.]

#DearDon Broken Hearts Valentines: Indivisible SF, a group organized to resist Donald Trump’s agenda, hosts the holiday event, a “visual and recited protest of Trump’s heartlessness.” [Noon to 1 p.m., Union Square, Geary and Powell streets, S.F.]

Hornblower Aphrodite’s Premier Valentine’s Cruise: The three-hour yacht journey includes a four-course seated dinner, hosted bar, live entertainment and great San Francisco Bay views. [6:45 p.m., Pier 3, S.F.]

Valentine’s Day Magic Show: Jonathan Strange, “not just a magician” but a witty entertainer as well, heads up the holiday-themed event. [8 p.m., Sonoma Room, Marriott Hotel Fisherman’s Wharf, 1250 Columbus Ave., S.F.]

Valentine’s Day Fireside Romance: The San Francisco Beer Week event features offerings from 10 food trucks, aphrodisiac beers, s’mores and “snuggling around the fire.” [5 to 9 p.m., Spark Social SF, 601 Mission Bay Blvd. North, S.F.]

Arte y Tapas: The fundraising party for El Tecolote and cultural arts events in the The Juan R. Fuentes Gallery features live music, visual art, vegetarian tapas and chocolate dipped strawberries. [7 p.m., Acción Latina, 2958 24th St., S.F.]

Open Mic night at The Mix: The SF Rock Project invites musicians, artists and poets of all levels (beginners in particular) to share a song, poem, rant or rap — either solo or with backing from the house band. [6 p.m., Main Library, second floor, 100 Larkin St., S.F.]

Paintings of Frank’s Tannery
: The exhibit of art depicting activities at the Redwood City factory — a family business built in 1872, in operation until 1959, its building destroyed by fire in 1968 — opens. [10 a.m. to 4 p.m., San Mateo County History Museum, 2200 Broadway, Redwood City


Angel Olsen: Opening a two-night gig, the singer-songwriter who “reigns over the land between pop personality and elliptical outsider” is promoting her latest album “My Woman.” [8 p.m., Fillmore, 1805 Geary Blvd., S.F.]

Patricia Schultz: The renowned travel writer, author “1000 Places To See Before You Die,” talks about emerging destinations, including Iran, Myanmar, Cuba and Antarctica, the Falkland Islands and South Georgia. [Noon, Commonwealth Club, 555 Post St., S.F.]

Batsheva Dance Company: The celebrated Israeli troupe known for its “profoundly expressive movement vocabulary” performs choreographer Ohad Naharin’s “Last Work.” [7:30 p.m., Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, 700 Howard St., S.F.]

Too Close to Touch: The post-hardcore group from Kentucky, which won 2016’s best underground band at the Alternative Press Music Awards, co-headlines with Waterparks. [7:30 p.m., Bottom of the Hill, 1233 17th St., S.F.]

An Affair to Remember: The popular movie romance with Cary Grant and Deborah Kerr hits theaters on Valentine’s week as part of the TCM Big Screen Classics Series. [2 and 7 p.m., Van Ness 14, 1000 Van Ness Ave., S.F.]

Superpowerless: Screening at SF IndieFest, the film by Bay Area-bred filmmaker Duane Andersen stars his childhood friend Josiah Polhemus as a superhero (Captain Truth) who lost his powers shortly after turning 40. [6:30 p.m., Alamo Drafthouse, 2500 Mission St., S.F.]

Winter Cocktails of the Farmers Market: The Center for Urban Education About Sustainable Agriculture fund-raiser ($65 and up) includes “literary-inspired libations from the Bay’s best bartenders and bookish bites from some of the city’s hottest chefs.” [5:30 p.m., 1 Ferry Building, S.F.]

Slim Cessna’s Auto Club: The Denver-based alt country “gothabilly” band’s latest album is “The Commandments According To SCAC.” [9 p.m., Chapel, 777 Valencia St., S.F.]

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