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SF Underground Market Turns 1
What: Celebrate with two food-centric shifts — take-homeables (jams, produce, gift baskets) and workshops for early birds and hot food, boozy drinks, music, and more workshops for night owls.
Why: Kitchen Sidecar’s roasting a whole pig for the occasion.
When: Sat., 11 a.m.-4 p.m. & 6 p.m.-midnight.
Where: SOMArts, 934 Brannan St., b/t 8th & 9th Sts.
La Victoria Soul Cocina Winter Prix Fixe Dinner
What: The Bold Italic co-hosts this hearty four-course Mexican feast (roasted pumpkin huarache, Tcho chocolate mole) served by La Victoria Bakery and Soul Cocina.
Why: Wash it down with gratis champurrado, beer, and aguas frescas.
When: Thurs. Seatings at 6, 8 & 10 p.m.
Where: La Victoria Bakery, 2937 24th St., at Alabama St. (415-642-7120). Tickets ($45) online at eventbrite.com.
FluffyCo DIY Screen-Printing Party & Pop-Up Shop
What: Head to Workshop for a crash course in decorating T-shirts, along with a DJ and cash bar at the crafty soiree.
Why: If you don’t feel like getting your hands dirty, snag discounted finds from the local line at the two-day pop-up and online.
When: Thurs., 5-11 p.m.; Fri., 11 a.m.-8 p.m.
Where: 1798 McAllister St., at Baker St. (415-874-9186).
B3 Meet the Winemakers Holiday Tasting
What: Pope Valley Winery, Berryessa Gap Winery, and Lee Family Farm stop into the new Mission burger joint-slash-wine bar to pour their latest and greatest.
Why: An endless spread of cheese, charcuterie, bruschetta, olives, and bread.
When: Sun., 5-8 p.m.
Where: 1152 Valencia St., b/t 22nd & 23rd Sts. (415-401-7258).
Perbacco’s Torino Menu
What: Celebrate the cuisine of the Northern Italian city with a holiday prix fixe menu offering the likes of polenta-stuffed ravioli with lamb ragu and goose with roast chestnuts.
Why: Five elegant courses for just $45.
When: Thru Dec. 18. Thurs. & Fri., 11:30 a.m.-10 p.m.; Sat., 5:30-10 p.m.
Where: 230 California St., b/t Battery & Front Sts. (415-955-0663).
DailyCandy on Foursquare
What: Get tips on our favorite spots throughout the city.
Why: Bet you didn’t know where the best lamb burger in town is — or where to eat in Pac Heights after 10.
When: You’re out and about.
Where: Online at foursquare.com.
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