The Weekend Guide

gravel & gold!

Rollin’ with the homeopaths.

Homebody Homecare Workshop
What: Rachel Budde of Fat and the Moon shares her secrets for making body care products from ingredients stocked in your kitchen.
Why: Craft your own honey-almond face polish, cucumber eye gel, herbal tea hair rinse, and seaweed face and hair mask.
When: Sun., 5-8 p.m.
Where: Gravel & Gold, 3266 21st St., at Lexington St. (415-552-0112). R.S.V.P. (five spots are reserved for DailyCandy readers) to em@gravelandgold.com. Cost is $50-$75.

The Art of Chai with Paawan Kothari
What: The brains behind The Chai Cart spills the beans (er, leaves) on making a traditional chai with ginger and cardamom and gives a taste of her rose and masala varieties.
Why: Admission includes a Conservatory of Flowers pass, so go early and take a stroll through the blooms.
When: Tonight, 6-7:30 p.m.
Where: 100 John F. Kennedy Dr. (415-831-2090). Tickets ($35) at events.r20.constantcontact.com.

What: Get familiar with the once-industrial, still-budding artsy hood with trips to Serpentine, Kitchenette, Acupuncture Kitchen, and more.
Take the edge off at 3rd Street Gym with our Deal for 50 percent off boxing classes and save your sanity (and cash) with 48 percent off at DogPatch Massage and Bodywork.
Frankie (or anyone really) says relax.
Where: At dailycandy.com.

Fogcutter Takes Over Dear Mom
What: The little brunch truck that could helms the popular dive’s busy kitchen.
Why: Meals no longer on wheels include an olive oil waffle topped with eggs and Parmesan, and summer hash with fried squash blossoms.
When: Mon.-Thurs., 4-11:30 p.m.; Fri., 3 p.m.-1 a.m.; Sat., 11:30 a.m.-1 a.m.; Sun., 11:30 a.m.-11:30 p.m.
Where: 2700 16th St., at Harrison St. (415-625-3362).

Master and Commander on the Balclutha
What: Watch Russell Crowe and Paul Bettany’s watery adventure from the shelter deck of an authentic 1886 square-rigged sailing ship.
Why: Grab candy and a drink from the donation bar and stay tuned for The Poseidon Adventure (Aug. 23) and Moby Dick (Sept. 22).
When: Tonight, 8:30 p.m.
Where: Hyde Street Pier, 2905 Hyde St., at Jefferson St. (415-561-6662). Suggested donation is $5-$15. Reservations to events@maritime.org.

Photo: Courtesy of Gravel & Gold

Hyde Street Pier
2905 Hyde St
@ Jefferson St
San Francisco, CA 94109
2700 16th St
@ Harrison St
San Francisco, CA 94103
3266 21st St
@ Lexington St
San Francisco, CA 94110
100 John F Kennedy Dr
Golden Gate Park
San Francisco, CA 94118