5 Things To Do This Week In S.F.

It’s true: It pains us to see the weekend come to a close. We felt like it was Friday just five minutes ago. Sigh. But just because the weekend ship has sailed, doesn’t mean fun has to take a five-day hiatus. Nope, that’s why we’re pretty stoked to bring you a handful of buzzy events to keep your agenda packed and your spirits high. From a cool concert to a jewelry trunk show, here are the best of best in must-catch happenings in S.F. this week. Enjoy!

Dr. Sketchy’s Anti-Art School: Cute Girls On Bikes

San Franciscans are all about the two-wheelers. There’s no denying that. And if you’re eager to creatively express your adoration for spokes — this event is for you. At this workshop, you'll get a first-hand lesson on how to doodle bicycles and the cute girls riding them. Because who doesn't love babes on bikes?

When: Tuesday, May 15, 7 to 10 p.m.

Where: Chicken John’s Warehouse, 3359 Cesar Chavez Street (between Van Ness Avenue and Mission streets).

Price: $15; Buy tickets here.


Stephany Hitchcock Trunk Show

Feel like adding a little sparkle to your Sunday? New York gemologist Stephany Hitchcock is bringing her color-soaked baubles to Gallery of Jewels today. Don’t miss the final leg of the jewel tour, which will be at the Pacific Heights store until 6:30 p.m. Mosey on over to peep the luxe goodies.

When: Sunday, May 13, 11 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Where: Gallery of Jewels, 2115 Fillmore Street (between California and Sacramento streets); 415-771-5099.

Best Coast at The Fox

In the mood to catch a concert? Groove to the ethereal and dreamy sounds of Best Coast this Saturday. We couldn’t think of a more romantic spot than the decorative and breathtaking Fox Theatre to see this L.A.-based band. But get tickets while you still can — we’re sure they’re going fast.

When: Saturday, May 19, 8 p.m.

Where: The Fox Theatre, 1807 Telegraph Avenue (between 19th and 18th streets), Oakland; 510-302-2250.

Price: Varies; Buy tickets here.

Drinking And Songs: A Night of Beer & The Music That Goes With It

Does drinking beer and singing about it sound like your kind of evening? If so, you'll probably want to pencil in this event. Taste artisanal beers from Dogfish Head while you jam to live music themed around different ales. Hey, this probably beats what you currently have planned Wednesday night, right? Then why not give this beer and beats fete a whirl?

When: Wednesday, May 16, 8 to 10 p.m.

Where: 50 Mason Social House, 50 Mason Street
(between Turk and Market streets); 415-433-5050.

Makin’ Mobiles in the Month of May

Mobiles are having a major moment right now, and if you’re itching to add one to your abode, check it. Instead of coughing up mucho dinero for one, why not get all crafty at Gravel + Gold's mobile-making class and make it yourself? At this course you'll learn the ins and outs of felt mobiles and in no time at all you’ll be a lean, mean, mobile-making machine.

When: Sunday, May 20, 5 to 8 p.m.

Where: Gravel + Gold, 3266 21st St (between Bartlett and Lexington streets); 415-552-0112.

Photos: Via Facebook/Best Coast, Tumblr/Bikes + Babes