The Weekend Guide

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Catch some zzz’s.

Night Beds

What: The hot folk-pop combo, led by 23-year-old songwriter Winston Yellen, makes its SF debut following the release of new album Country Sleep.
Why: Delicate electronic tunes from co-headliner Indians (a.k.a. Danish songwriter Søren Løkke Juul) lull you into the night.
When: Fri., 9 p.m.
Where: Brick & Mortar Music Hall, 1710 Mission St., at Duboce Ave. (415-371-1631). Tickets ($12-$15) at ticketfly.com.

Tito’s Bloodys & Brunch

What: Close the shop down with a midday show by City Tribe, Travis Hayes, and John Courage & the Great Plains.
Why: Five dollar Bloody Marys make for an afternoon of sonic bliss.
When: Sun., noon-5 p.m.
Where: Noise Pop-Up Shop, 1772 Market St., at Octavia Blvd. Admission is free. R.S.V.P. (required) at schedule.noisepop.com.

The Princess Project

What: Donate new or gently used formal dresses, costume jewelry, and bags so girls in need can have the proms of their dreams.
Why: Feeling fairy godmotherly? Buy a ticket ($100 per person) to the Taffeta Tea benefit at the War Memorial Opera House.
When: Donations accepted thru Sun. Taffeta Tea, Sat., 1 p.m.
Where: Drop-off locations throughout the Bay Area include Acre/SF, Therapy, Marc by Marc Jacobs, and Blow; see a full list here. Taffeta Tea, The Green Room, 401 Van Ness Ave. (415- 554-6313).

Speed Rack

What: Watch the city’s best female bartenders (from Tradition, Rye, Maven, Nopa, Rickhouse, AQ, Flora, and more) face off in a series of challenges that benefit breast cancer research.
Why: Sip cocktails and enjoy paired bites as you cheer on your favorite drink slinger.
When: Sun., 3-7 p.m.
Where: The Chapel, 777 Valencia St., at 19th St. (415-551-5157). Tickets ($20) at eventbrite.com.

And Something Blue

What: At the new Presidio Heights bridal boutique, owners Danielle Bourhis and Lisa McNichol dress you in bridal gowns from cutting-edge designers like Elizabeth Dye, Delphine Manivet, Carol Hannah, and Sarah Janks.
Why: McNichol doubles as a wedding consultant to help plan for your big day.
When: Tues.-Sun., by appt.
Where: 3600 Sacramento St., at Locust St. (415-409-0217).

Photo: Jerrod Renaud / Courtesy of Night Beds

Noise Pop-Up Shop
1772 Market St
@ Octavia Blvd
San Francisco, CA 94102
And Something Blue
3600 Sacramento St
@ Locust St
San Francisco, CA 94118
The Green Room
401 Van Ness Ave
@ Grove St
San Francisco, CA 94102
Brick & Mortar Music Hall
1710 Mission St
@ Duboce Ave
San Francisco, CA 94103
The Chapel
777 Valencia St
bt 18th & 19th Sts
San Francisco, CA 94110