One day in June.
Rebecca Minkoff Sample Sale
What: Get up early Saturday to score the NYC-based designer’s handbags and accessories (like the Beloved Mini, Studded Rocker, and Matinee) for around 40 percent off regular prices.
Why: Your Morning After bag has seen a few too many mornings after.
When: Sat., 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Where: Madrone Studios, 1417 15th St., at Shotwell St. (415-800-8116).
What: The crispy tacos you know and love from Nick Fasanella (who started Nick’s Crispy Tacos) are on the menu at his new Cow Hollow joint, decked out in nautical, New England-style decor.
Why: We can’t wait to order a lobster taco in a thick Boston accent.
When: Daily, 11 a.m.-10 p.m.
Where: 3115 Fillmore St., b/t Filbert & Greenwich Sts. (415-796-3534).
What: City Arts & Lectures present the SNL vet and Portlandia creator in conversation with MythBusters’s Adam Savage. Hilarity is sure to ensue.
Why: Put a bird on it.
When: Tonight, 8 p.m.
Where: Herbst Theatre, 401 Van Ness Ave., at McAllister St. (415-621-6600). Tickets ($23) online at cityboxoffice.com.
TAPAS Grand Wine Tasting
What: Sample wines ranging from Albarino to Tempranillo to Bastardo (true story) at this tasting of Spanish and Iberian varietals grown stateside, the most extensive of its kind in the country.
Why: Bid on items like vino and crystal decanters in a silent auction benefiting The Greater Bay Area Make-a-Wish Foundation.
When: Sun., 2-5 p.m.
Where: Fort Mason Center, Festival Pavilion, Marina Blvd., at Buchanan St. (415-345-7500). Tickets online ($40) at eventbrite.com or at the door ($60).
Little Otsu Pop-Up at Rare Device
What: The Portland-based indie publisher takes over the gallery at one of our favorite shops, stocking it with illustrated books and paper.
Why: Check out original artwork (also for sale) by Living Things Series artists Jo Dery, Lizzy Stewart, and Hannah Waldron while you browse.
When: Thru June 29. Tues.-Sat., 11 a.m.-7 p.m.; Sun., noon-6 p.m. Opening party tonight, 5-8 p.m.
Where: 1845 Market St., at Guerrero St. (415-863-6939).
Photo: Courtesy of Rebecca Minkoff