The Weekend Guide

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MobShop Berkeley
Head across the Bay to score designer and vintage clothing, prints from local illustrator Shannon May, and original large-scale works, when the mobile boutique sets up in a safari-tented bohemian garden.
Why: Make over your guy in the new vintage men’s collection.
When: Sat. & Sun., noon-5 p.m.
Where: Bazaar Gilman, 1286 Gilman St., at Santa Fe Ave., Berkeley.

Art Fairs
Come this weekend, art lovers will get all the goods they can handle when ArtMrkt (contemporary and historic works), SF Fine Art Fair (70-plus modern and contemporary artists), and ArtPadSF (emerging and contemporary art) take over the city.
Why: With three shows competing for the crown, we’re expecting some serious work.
When: Thurs.-Sun.
Where: ArtMrkt, Concourse Exhibition Center, 620 7th St., at Brannan St. (212-518-6912); SFFAF, Fort Mason Center, Marina Blvd., at Buchanan St. (415-345-7500); ArtPadSF, Phoenix Hotel, 601 Eddy St., at Larkin St. (415-364-5465).

CUESA’s Grow-Your-Own Festival
Get your green thumb on track by picking up tips on growing fruit, veggies, and flowers at your place (no matter how small).
Why: Pick up plant starts from Schoolyard to Market.
When: Sat., 10 a.m.-1 p.m.
Where: 1 Ferry Building, at The Embarcadero (415-291-3276).

Food Truck Crush
Starting this Friday, Larkspur ferry riders will find Curry Up Now, Pizza Politana, The Rib Whip, and other mobile faves waiting for them when they get home.
Why: North Bayers need street food, too.
When: Fri., 4-8 p.m.
Where: Larkspur Ferry Terminal, 101 E. Sir Francis Drake Blvd., Larkspur (415-259-7263).

Chambers Eat + Drink
After ArtPadSF has cleared out (see above) check out the Phoenix Hotel’s new indoor-outdoor restaurant, complete with a mod-groovy interior and classic cocktails.
Asian-inspired eats, like the P.B.L.T. (pork belly, butter lettuce, and tomato on a rice paper roll).
Soft-open now; official opening, Tues., 5:30 p.m.
601 Eddy St., at Larkin St. (415-829-2316).

Photo: Courtesy of MobShop

ArtMrkt Art Fair
620 7th St
@ Brannan St, Concourse Exhibition Center
San Francisco, CA 94103
Larkspur Ferry Terminal
101 E Sir Francis Drake Blvd
Larkspur, CA 94939
Phoenix Hotel
601 Eddy St
@ Larkin St
San Francisco, CA 94102
Bazaar Gilman
1286 Gilman St
@ Santa Fe Ave
Berkeley, CA 94706
General's Residence at Fort Mason Center
2 Marina Blvd
@ Buchanan St
San Francisco, CA 94123
1 Ferry Bldg
@ The Embarcadero
San Francisco, CA 94111