Special Events and Dinners: Bayview Community Market, Slow Crab


It’s crab season at Slow Food San Francisco. Photo from Facebook.

Bayview’s ~POP-UP COMMUNITY MARKET~ is back, but they’ve moved to the Bayview Opera House. The next market is on Thursday December 5th from 5pm-7:30pm. Vendors include Earl’s Bread, Gratta Wines, Yvonne’s Southern Sweets, and sauces from Radio Africa. You’ll also find activities (like a class on how to make yogurt), live music, and a fresh fruit and produce stand, something very important to the neighborhood. 4705 3rd St. at Mendell.

It’s crab season, and to celebrate, Slow Food San Francisco is throwing its sixth annual Slow Crab Dinner on Saturday December 7th from 6pm-9pm. The delicious Monterey Fish Market crustaceans will be served alongside salad, Baia pasta from the fellows at Hillside Supperclub, and bread from Acme. Oh, and there will be wine and beer from Speakeasy and Magnolia too. Tickets are $80 per person and include food, dessert, and two beer tickets. Wine will be available for $20 a bottle. And just for tablehopper readers, enter promo code slowfood2013 at checkout for $10 off the ticket price. Women’s Building, 3543 18th St. at Lapidge.