Things to do for May 01, 2008

The Weekender

The SF Weekend Starts Here

This weekend is ready for a fiesta.

Thursday
501 Day Savings
THURSDAY SALE-ING

501 Day Savings

Levi's never get old (not many things have been around since the Gold Rush)—today get 20% off a new pair when you trade in any pair of old (but washed) jeans, Levi's or not.

411: May 1, Levi's Store, 300 Post St (at Stockton), 415-501-0100 

Thursday
Gold Club's 4th Anniversary
THURSDAY GOLD

Gold Club's 4th Anniversary

Come for the worthy celebration of a posh gentleman's club, linger for the gratis food and drinks, stay for witty banter with the ladies.

411: May 1, 7-9pm, (after-party, 9pm-close, $20), Gold Club, 650 Howard St (at New Montgomery), 415-536-0300

THE DADDY HOOKUP: This event is sold out, but we managed to secure a few slots. Tell us why you need to go.

Thursday
Prana CD Launch Party
THURSDAY RHYTHM

Prana CD Launch Party

No one does techno in the catacombs like Temple—head to their new record label launch party for drinks, food, and of course, the tunes.

411: May 1, Prana Restaurant & Temple Nightclub, 9pm-1am, 540 Howard St (at 1st), 415-978-9942

Friday
SF Int'l Film Festival's Centerpiece Party
FRIDAY FILMFEST

SF Int'l Film Festival's Centerpiece Party

At the Film Fest's last Saturday, check out Sundance audience pick The Wackness (we suspect it was the make-out scene with Ben Kingsley and Mary-Kate), then party at the Clift to debate the film's cult potential.

411: Film, 7:30pm, Sundance Kabuki Cinemas, 1881 Post St (at Fillmore); Party, 9:30pm-1am, Clift, 495 Geary St (at Taylor)

Saturday
Vagadu Fashion, Food and Art Night
SATURDAY FASHION

Vagadu Fashion, Food and Art Night

Models wearing designs inspired by the porno-political art of Kara Maria—what more could you ask for (other than burger sliders and fries)?

411: May 3, 8pm-midnight, Workspace Gallery, 2150 Folsom St (at 17th), $50-70 (VIP)

Mas Margaritas at Mamacita
WEEKEND DE MAYO

Mas Margaritas at Mamacita

For three days straight, Mamacita is opening early so you can celebrate Mexico right with mariachi bands, special margaritas and carnitas tacos (to keep you upright).
411:
May 3-5, 2pm to close, Mamacita, 2317 Chestnut St (at Divisadero), 415-346-8494

Viva Tequila at Tres Agaves
You can start on Thursday and build up to Monday for the all-day event, complete with an outdoor margarita garden, live mariachi and full taco rotisserie—the perfect spot to enjoy a blue-agave buzz.

411: May 1-5, Tres Agaves, 130 Townsend St (at 2nd), 415-227-0535

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