The Weekend Guide

Makeover madness.

Bubbly, Chocolate, and Glam
Get gorgeous for the holidays with a makeup master class from Ayla and The Organic Pharmacy, plus chocolate and champagne.
Why: Free makeovers and skin care consultations are available; email lin@aylabeauty.com to book.
When: Tonight, 7-9 p.m.
Where: Ayla, 1825 Bush St., at Octavia St. (415-520-7320). R.S.V.P. at celebrations.com.

New Taste Holiday Marketplace
Browse edible gifts like Hive 707’s hyper-local honey and Fuji Breeze’s all-natural treats for pups.
Why: Fuel your shopping spree with Almanac and Linden Street beer and snacks from Chef Keena’s Kitchen and Powered by Pork — proceeds support a food pantry.
When: Sat., 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
Where: St. Gregory of Nyssa Episcopal Church, 500 De Haro St., at Mariposa St. (510-463-4269).

North Beach Holiday Boutique Crawl
Stroll and shop North Beach’s best spots, from jeans at AB Fits and lingerie at Alla Prima to wine at Little Vine.
Why: Hit the Pretty Parlor a Go-Go Truck, parked outside artsy boutique Ruse for free eyelash tinting and hairstyling.
When: Fri., 6-9 p.m.
Where: Throughout North Beach. See a map of participating stores.

Dogpatch Warehouse Sale
Snag discounted samples and prototypes from the likes of Baggu, Dodocase, Betabrand, Taylor Stitch, and many more.
Why: Also available are edible goodies like Recchiuti Confections Little Nib chocolate, Nana Joe’s granola, and Kika’s Treats.
When: Sat., 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
Where: 22nd St., b/t 3rd & Indiana Sts.

Live Art Happening & Tea Time
See a reinvention of Allan Kaprow’s performance piece 18 Happenings in 6 Parts, followed by a discussion of mushrooms by artist Phil Ross and historian Terri Cohn.
Why: Feeling thirsty? Ross will use his latest work, a table made of Chinese medicinal mushrooms, to brew tea for attendees.
When: Today, 2-5 p.m.
Where: SOMArts Cultural Center, 934 Brannan St., at 8th St. (415-863-1414).

Photo: Lin Chen / Courtesy of Ayla 

934 Brannan St
@ 8th St
San Francisco, CA 94123
22nd St
bt 3rd & Indiana Sts
San Francisco, CA
500 De Haro St
@ Mariposa St
San Francisco, CA 94107
1825 Bush St
@ Octavia St
San Francisco, CA 94109