Saturday, August 20:
|last year's crowd|
The Mission, SF
Rockwall Summer Rocks Open House: The winery will be pouring 50 different wines, along with food from Bistro Zafari and live music. $30 advance/$45 day of, 1–5pm.
2301 Monarch St, Suite 300, Alameda
Alamo Square Flea Market: Pick up amazing goods from the folks at Indie Mart. You can find vintage pieces, antiques, art and crafts, fartsy artsy stuff. Off the Grid will also be onsite with some grub. 9–3pm.
Scott St., between Fulton and Hayes; Grove St., between Scott and Divisadero. San Francisco
Weiner Nationals: First, to get it out of the way, I said weiner. Secondly, I'm not going to get into any sort of animal rights issue, because this is not that blog. I will say, I want to see dachsunds racing because I like things with little legs running. That's why I love little people so much. Don't you judge me and I won't judge you for actually going to this. $6–8, 11:45am–5pm.
Golden Gate Fields, Berkeley
Spoontonicon: We're throwing a Comic Con-themed party, complete with drink specials and costumes. Come in costume. It will be fun. I will be bartending. Justin will be bartending/dancing/making dove noises. You can't lose. There'll be a Svedka promo and guest Djs.
2580 N. Main St., Walnut Creek
DUI Checkpoint: And on that note, be aware there'll be a DUI checkpoint set up in Concord on Clayton Road at Ayers Rd. Designate a sober driver, and I promise I'll make them my special non-alcoholic draaaank at Spoon.
Saturday, August 20–Sunday, August 21:
|this choad is still playing music|
Downtown Oakland, near 12th St. BART