Here’s a quick list of this weekend’s events. For more things to do check out our new and improved calendar!

Belly of the Falcon and Collider at Make-Out Room
See two awesome San Francisco Bands then stay after for some Hip Hop/Latin/Afrobeats at Make-Out Room’s weekly Friday dance party Loose Joints. Listen to Belly of the Falcon here. Fri., May 7. 7:30pm. $7. Make-Out Room. 3225 22nd Street. 415.647.2888

Little Water Buffalo by Michael McConnell

Graphic Nature at SOAP Gallery
“Graphic Nature is a group exhibition of 5 artists that create paintings and drawings inspired by nature, their surroundings and local communities. From hard-edge flat color to illustrative figure drawing, these artists works in a bold style responding to and influenced by their worlds of nature and culture.” This show features the works of Amir Esfahani, David Fiveash, Steven Vasquez Lopez, Michael McConnell, and David Gremard Romero. Opening reception is Sat., May 8. 6pm. SOAP Gallery. 3180 Mission Street. 415.920.9199

Calling all Bacon Enthusiasts
Baconcamp was “born from the desire for people to share and learn in an open environment about bacon.” Bring food, art, and demos or participate by judging or volunteering. Also, check out this awesome bacon-wrapped narwhal on Mission Mission. More information on the event can be found here. Sat., May 8. 12pm. Chez Poulet. 3359 Cesar Chavez Street.

Space Odyssey
“Southern Exposure’s Annual Fundraiser and Art Auction, Space Odyssey, features a live and silent art auction, creative projects, delicious food and beverages, and music. This famously fun event provides direct and critical support for Southern Exposure’s Exhibition, Artists in Education and Artists Resource Programs.” More information here. Sat., May 8. 7:30pm. $35-$45. SOEX. 3030 20th Street. 415.863.2141

The DODOS Free Show at Victoria Theatre
Tickets are free but must be picked up at Four Barrel Coffee (375 Valencia Street) May 7th or May 8th between 9am and 2pm. See their myspace here. The Concert is Sat., May 8. 4pm. Victoria Theatre. 2961 16th Street. 415.863.7576

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