The Public House Burger at Jardinière
What: Order the burger (and beer pairings) from chef Traci Des Jardins’s new ballpark gastropub before its slated opening on Apr. 9.
Why: Marin Sun Farms grass-fed beef with avocado, bacon, and Grafton cheddar cheese.
Where: 300 Grove St., at Franklin St. (415-861-5555).
Spring Celebration Party at Show Dogs
What: Creative hot dogs (organic duck with kimchee, anyone?), live music, and local microbrews. Killer combo.
Why: Proceeds from the $20 all-inclusive event go to the San Francisco City Academy.
When: Thurs., 6-8 p.m.
Where: 1020 Market St., at 6th St. (415-558-9560).
Chile Pies and Ice Cream
What: Basically, it serves up just that: mostly sweet and a few savory pies (like Frito and green chile-apple versions) and Straus soft serve.
Why: Combine the two in a pie milk shake.
When: Open now.
Where: 601 Baker St., at Fulton St.
The New Seventh Heaven Roller Disco at Mezzanine
What: Slap on some hot pants and skate the night away to the beats of DJs Conor, Chris Orr, BT Magnum, and Jordan.
Why: It’s just like riding a bike (sort of).
When: Thurs., 9 p.m.-2 a.m.
Where: 444 Jessie St., at Mint St. (415-625-8880).
Bit by Zeus Issue No. 1 Release Party
What: Leaf through the local photo mag’s premier issue while sipping on one of Bloodhound’s signature cocktails.
Why: Limited quantities, so get there early.
When: Thurs., 7 p.m.
Where: 1145 Folsom St., b/t 7th & 8th Sts. (415-863-2840).
Movie Night at 15 Romolo
What: Watch Raiders of the Lost Ark, The Goonies, and Ghostbusters while scarfing down bar snacks like hand-dipped corn dogs.
Why: Indy, Data, and Dr. Venkman.
When: Sun., 6 p.m.
Where: 15 Romolo Pl., b/t Broadway & Vallejo St. (415-398-1359).
Photo: Frankeny Images