Things to do for October 09, 2008

The Weekender

The Weekend Starts Here

The weekend is taking flight.

Friday
Tiki Crawl 8's 'Frisco Friday
FRIDAY CRAWLING

Tiki Crawl 8's 'Frisco Friday

Go to all three days of this celebration of all things tiki and hit ten tiki bars in the Bay Area, or single-out Friday's event and say aloha to mai tais at Trad'r Sam, Tonga Room and Bamboo Hut. Because one rum-filled night ought to do it.

411: 3:30-9:30pm, Oct 10, various locations, tiki schedule here

Friday
1AM Art Gallery Opens in SoMa
FRIDAY ART

1AM Art Gallery Opens in SoMa

Giving street-art gallery cred, 1AM, opening Friday, is dedicated to urban art. The inaugural exhibit showcases work by local graffiti-ists and street-art legends—some of which you might've already admired on your way into work.

411: Opens Friday, $5, 7-11pm, Oct 10, 1AM Gallery, 1000 6th Street (at Howard), 415-647-5888

Saturday
Bay Area Derby Girls Championship
SATURDAY SKATES

Bay Area Derby Girls Championship

Watch the ladies of the Oakland Outlaws and Richmond Wrecking Belles roller-skate, elbow and hip-check it out for the right to be called Bay Area champs. Sit rink-side at your own risk...or possibly your own reward.

411: $17-20, 8pm, Oct 11, Fort Mason Center, Festival Pavilion, 99 Marina Blvd (at Buchanan), 415-721-4770, tickets here

Sunday
Day on the Bay with the Blue Angels
SUNDAY ANGELS

Day on the Bay with the Blue Angels

Rooftops are great for watching the Blue Angels, but a good yacht view is tough to beat. Prep your sea legs and join Trefethen Winery aboard the Merlot, stocked with meatballs, prime rib, tiger prawns and four different estate wines.

411: $195, 1-5pm, Oct 12, Pier 39 (at the Embarcadero and Grant), reserve at 800-556-4847

Sunday
Burgers & Burgundy Sundays at Spruce
SUNDAY BURGER

Burgers & Burgundy Sundays at Spruce

A juicy burger topped with pancetta or seared foie gras and served with duck fat fries—all paired with red Burgundies not normally offered by the glass. If this doesn't prepare you for Monday, God help you.

411: $14 burger, $12-$50 wine, Sundays through Nov 30, Spruce, 3640 Sacramento St (at Spruce), 415-931-5100

Sunday
Scratch N Sniff TV's Pig Roast
SUNDAY PIG OUT

Scratch N Sniff TV's Pig Roast

The kooky folks behind "the MTV of food networks" are hosting a wildly ambitious, all-you-can-eat smorgasbord featuring 200 pounds of slow-roasted Heritage breed pig and slow-smoked antelope. We suggest bringing a nice antelope-pairing red.

411: $10, 11am-8pm, Oct 12, Kezar Triangle, 100 Lincoln Way (between MLK and Fulton), buy tickets here

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