The Weekend Guide

sunday streets in the mission!

Mission: possible.

Sunday Streets in the Mission

What: Pedestrians, bikers, roller skaters, and more take over the Valencia and 24th Street corridors for one day of carless wandering.
Why: Drop in on a complimentary class taught by Laughing Lotus or Earth Tribe yoga, snag free fruit at Rainbow Grocery, and get your bike back in shape with gratis repairs at Mike’s Bikes.
When: Sun., 11 a.m.-4 p.m.
Where: Valencia St., b/t Duboce & 24th Sts.; 24th St., b/t Valencia & Hampshire Sts.

Alite x Free People Tent

What: Local outdoor gear makers Alite Designs team up with the fashion label for a floral two-person shade maker, just in time for music festival season.
Why: With a waterproof rainfly and glow-in-the-dark zippers, it’s more than just good looks.
When: You want shelter that’s as easy to spot as it is on the eyes.
Where: Available at freepeople.com, $168.

San Francisco Vintners Market

What: Try more than 200 wines from points local (Napa, Santa Barbara, Paso Robles) and international, with plenty of hard-to-find vintages.
Why: Sample something you love? Buy a bottle on the spot.
When: Sat. & Sun., 1-4 p.m.
Where: Fort Mason Festival Pavilion, 99 Marina Blvd., at Buchanan St. Tickets ($80-$150) at eventbrite.com.

Happy Hour
Pineapple-and-gin Pink Elephants, Pimm’s Cups, and more $8 libations at the swanky restaurant.
Why: Nibble on fries, warm olives, and $1 oysters, too.
When: Drinks, Mon.-Fri., 5-7 p.m.; food, Mon.-Fri., 5:30-7 p.m.
Where: Fifth Floor, 12 4th St., at Market St. (415-348-1555).

Chronicle Books Warehouse Sale
Get 65 percent off everything in-store, from cookbooks and photography tomes to journals and stationery.
Why: Don’t miss the children’s lit.
When: Today & Fri., 9 a.m.-7 p.m.; Sat., 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Where: 680 2nd St., b/t Brannan & Townsend Sts. (415-537-4200).

Photo: Sven Eberlein / Courtesy of Sunday Streets 

Sunday Streets in the Mission
Valencia St
bt Duboce & 24th Sts
San Francisco, CA 94103
680 2nd St
bt Brannan & Townsend Sts
San Francisco, CA 94107
General's Residence at Fort Mason Center
2 Marina Blvd
@ Buchanan St
San Francisco, CA 94123
12 4th St
@ Market St
San Francisco, CA 94103