The Weekend Guide

half hitch & abacus row!

Hitch a ride.

Half Hitch Goods and Abacus Row Pop-Up
Handmade wood cutting boards and leather belts from the former; delicate beaded jewelry from the back of a 1985 VW transporter from the latter.
Why: The Proxy Project pull-up is convenient to a pre- or postshopping pint at Biergarten, cone at Smitten Ice Cream, or coffee at Ritual.
When: Sat. & Sun., 11 a.m.-4 p.m.
Where: 432 Octavia Blvd., at Hayes St. (415-633-6719).

Proximities 3
Bay Area artists respond to the question What is Asia? in this Asian Art Museum show, featuring a gallery talk by curator Glen Helfand.
Why: A cash bar, tea tasting from Song Tea and Atelier Dion, and beats from Honey Soundsystem’s P-Play keep things bumping.
When: Tonight, 6-9 p.m.
Where: 200 Larkin St., b/t Fulton & McAllister Sts. (415-581-3500). Tickets ($5) at the door.

North Coast Rh
one Rangers Tasting
Sample 35-plus wines from twelve small local producers of Rhone grapes at an event that allows for lots of engagement with makers.
Why: To temper all the vino, Nora Spanish Cuisine will have a paella booth.
When: Sat., 1-4 p.m.
Where: Campovida, 95 Linden St., at Embarcadero W., Oakland (707-400-6300). Tickets ($15) at eventbrite.com or at the door ($20).

Fashion at Stanford: Antoine Arnault
The CEO of Parisian men’s company Berluti talks luxury and the changing fashion industry.
Why: Get there early — it’s open to the public, and seats will fill up fast.
When: Tonight, 6 p.m.
Where: Cubberley Auditorium, 485 Lasuen Mall, Stanford (650-736-4087).

Arty Party
Help fund costume designer Susan Roemer’s upcoming collaboration with Post Ballet’s modern dance efforts at an early evening with cocktails, a DJ, and a photo booth.
Why: Dancers model Roemer’s latest designs for S-Curve Apparel with accessories for you to try on.
When: Sun., 4-8 p.m.
Where: Raven Bar, 1151 Folsom St., b/t 7th & 8th Sts. (415-431-1151). Tickets ($25) at eventbrite.com.

Photos: Emily Malan / Courtesy of Abacus Row; Leslie Santarina / Courtesy of Half Hitch

Half Hitch Goods & Abacus Row Pop-Up
432 Octavia Blvd
@ Hayes St
San Francisco, CA 94102
1151 Folsom St
bt 7th & 8th Sts
San Francisco, CA 94105
Cubberley Auditorium
485 Lasuen Mall
@ Escondido Mall
Stanford, CA 94305
95 Linden St
@ Embarcadero W
Oakland, CA 94607
200 Larkin St
bt Fulton & McAllister Sts
San Francisco, CA 94102