On the town
Birthday dinner: Affordable-housing provider Tenderloin Neighborhood Development Corporation hosts its 32nd-birthday dinner, a night of food, drink, awards and music. [6 p.m., Hilton San Francisco, 333 O’Farrell St., S.F.]
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Two days of vastly different music blared from the middle of San Francisco Bay over the weekend, as The City’s “other” big festival delighted the sun-soaked crowds — even if getting to and from the venue proved a bit of a challenge.
For more pictures from the Treasure Island Music Festival, click on the photo to the right. Read More
Friday nightEating Food: Satisfying comfort food is on the menu at Cinderella Russian Bakery and Cafe on Balboa Street. Don’t miss the delicious soups and dumplings. Drinking Meet Your Mixologist: Firenze by Night bartender and host Chris Tocchini is happy to serve his longtime North Beach establishment’s clientele, a blend of tourists and regulars. On the town Read More
Eating Food: Chef Anthony Strong serves Roman fare that takes advantage of California’s superb local ingredients at Locanda, an adventurous eatery from the proprietors of Delfina. Drinking Read More
Friday nightEating Food: North Beach favorite Rose Pistola, after a recent spruce-up, continues to serve great fare from a huge varied menu — the pizza, pasta and desserts are exemplary. Drinking Read More
Around townMusicBach concertos: The Archetti ensemble performs a Mother’s Day concert featuring two of Bach’s merry Brandenburg concertos, Brandenburgs No. 4 and 5, and other works. [3 p.m., Herbst Theatre, 401 Van Ness Ave., S.F.] Read More
FridayEating Food: Light, stylish entrees at lunch and dinner make way for delectable desserts at Elizabeth Falkner’s Citizen Cake, which has a happy new home in Pacific Heights.DrinkingMeet Your Mixologist: Brian Williams enjoys the views, creating drinks and meeting people at Perry’s. The establishment in the Hotel Griffon is related to the famed Perry’s on Union Street.On the town Read More
Temperatures will remain cold today, but keep those umbrellas and galoshes handy.
Clouds are expected to roll in today, dropping light rain that could start late tonight or early Thursday, National Weather Service forecaster Duane Dykema said Tuesday. The high temperature today will be 50. Read More
Singer-songwriter: Ray LaMontagne performs with his band. “Gossip in the Grain” is his new album. [8 p.m., Nob Hill Masonic Center, 1111 California St., S.F.]
Pop band: The White Tie Affair, from Chicago, performs at Slim’s. The band specializes in pop, electronica and fun. [7 p.m., 333 11th St., S.F.] Read More
Today’s sunny skies are forecast to last through the weekend and into next week, extending the recent warm weather into the last days of summer.
By this afternoon, temperatures in The City are expected to hover in the mid- to upper 70s and wind speeds of about 10 to 20 mph are forecast, according to Dan Gudgel of the National Weather Service. Read More