Upcoming events: 
The American Craft Show 2008 - 8/15 - 8/17
 
Carnaval San Francisco 2008 Awards  8/16
 
San Francisco Opera 8/17
 
Golden Gate Renaissance Faire 8/15 - 8/17
 
SF Outsidelands Music & Arts festival
 
Viva Las Americas 8/23
www.pier39.com

Food for Thought Speaker Series 8/29 - 8/30
www.slowfoodnation.org
 
Slow Food Nation 2008  8/29 - 9/01
www.slowfoodnation.org
 
Sausalito Art Festival - 8/29 - 9/1
http://www.sausalitoartfestival.org/home.html
 
Free Shakespeare in the Park: Pericles  8/29 -9/21
www.sfshakes.org
 
Sunday Streets - August  8/31
www.ci.sf.ca.us/cityhall
 
Ongoing Events: 
Movie Night in the Park - every second Thursday of the month
 
San Francisco Film Society
 
Stern Grove Summer Series
 
Yerba Buena Summer Concert Series
 
Birding Walk
 
Urban Composting
 
Union Square Events
 
Ghiradelli Square Events
 
Thursday:
Design Within Reach - Fort Mason Warehouse Event
Ft Mason, 12 - 6pm
http://www.dwr.com/category/sale.do
 
Fashion Show!
Kearny Street Workshop, 7:30- 10:30 pm
http://www.kearnystreet.org/
 
San Francisco Bay Guardian Best of the Bay Party 2008
1015 Folsom, 10 pm
http://www.sfbg.com/bobparty/
 
asian art museum: matcha: drunken fist
Asian Art Museum, 5pm
http://www.asianart.org/matcha.htm
 
Friday:
Design Within Reach - Fort Mason Warehouse Event
Ft Mason, 12 - 7 pm
 
SFFS Screen presents:  The Forsaken Land
Sundance Kabuki, 12 pm
http://www.sffs.org/
 
Winemaker Reception II
Ghirardelli Square, 5 - 7pm
http://www.cellar360.com/cellar360/index.jsp
  
Saturday: 
Design Within Reach - Fort Mason Warehouse Event
Ft Mason, 10-5 pm
 
35th Annual Nihonmachi Street Fair - 8/9 - 8/10
Post Street between Laguna and Fillmore, 11 am - 6pm
 
Film Night in the Park: Butch Cassidy And The Sundance Kid
Union Square, 8 pm
  
Gumball 3000 Rally
fairmont Hotel, 10 am
http://www.gumball3000.com/    
 
Vintage Paper Fair 
SF Country Fair Building, 10 am - 6pm
http://vintagepaperfair.com/
 
The 6th Annual 3-Minute Film Festival Black Tie Gala & Film Screening
Root Division, 7 - 10 pm
http://www.rootdivision.org/
 
The 1st Annual Filipino-American Jazz Festival
Metreon Action Theater, 5 - 9pm
http://www.sfpinoyjazzfest.com/
 
August Roller Derby in San Francisco (BADG)
Ft Mason, 7 pm
http://www.yelp.com/events/san-francisco-august-roller-derby-in-san-francisco-badg
 
Fabulous Fashionista
Ft Mason, 10 am - 5pm
http://www.fortmason.org/calendar/2008/08/ataglance.shtml
 
9th Annual Kahuna Kupuna Surf Contest
Linda Mar Beach (pacifica) 7 am - 5 pm
http://kahunakupunasurf.org/
 
Kettlebell Workshop With 7x7's "Best Taskmaster"
Informed Body Pilates Studio, 2 pm
http://www.informedbody.com/contact.html
 
SFFS Screen presents:  The Forsaken Land
Sundance Kabuki, 
 
Savor a Summertime Favorite- Sauvignon Blanc
Ghirardelli Square, 2 - 4 pm
 
 
SF County Fair building, 10 am - 4 pm
Pistahan Parade and Festival 2008
Yerba Buena Gardens, 11 am - 5pm
 
Trail Run - 12- 25k course
Angel Island, 9 am
 
Sunday: 
Design Within Reach - Fort Mason Warehouse Event
Ft Mason, 11-5 pm
 
35th Annual Nihonmachi Street Fair - 8/9 - 8/10
Post Street between Laguna and Fillmore, 11 am - 6pm
 
Vintage Paper Fair 
SF Country Fair Building, 10 am - 6pm
 
Stern Grove Summer Series - One Hawaii
 
Pistahan Parade and Festival 2008
Yerba Buena Gardens, 11 am - 5pm
http://www.pistahan.net/ 
 
SFFS Screen presents:  The Forsaken Land
Sundance Kabuki, 
 
stepology presents: 2008 bay area tap festival
SF Dance Center, 9 am
 
SF County Fair building, 10 am - 4 pm