Turkey Trot: Thanksgiving Day 5K
Prep your gut for an afternoon of stuffing with a morning run along the waterfront (proceeds benefit SF and Marin Food Banks).
Run wild: If your Thanksgiving's booked, join a Santa hat-clad crew on Sunday for a holiday 5K along Crissy Field.
Thu 8a. Terry Francois Blvd and 3rd St., Mission Bay. $49 here.
Nearby: 21st Amendment; Public House; Lucky Strike
Shopping Season: Chillin' Productions Annual Holiday Show
Get your holiday gifts early with two nights of Bay Area designers, sartorialists, live painters, and DJs.
When to go: Peep the Black Friday preview featuring 60 designers or shop Saturday's 200 artist lineup.
Fri & Sat 7p-1a. 111 Minna Gallery, 111 Minna St., SoMa. $7 here. $10 at the door.
Nearby: House of Shields; Mezzanine; John Colins
Mobile Munchies: 1st Annual Food Truck Chowder Fest
Sample several varieties of chowder as local food trucks and pop-ups riff on this San Francisco staple.
Well-balanced meal: Each truck will pair their chowder with three extra entree choices plus wine, beer, and dessert.
Sat 11a-8p. SoMa StrEat Food Park, 428 11th St., SoMa. $5-20 here.
Nearby: Dear Mom; The Willows; Tank18
Party on Wheels: Black Friday Roller Disco
Burn off that turkey with a disco-driven night featuring DJ tunes, a full bar, and $5 skate rentals.
Second helping: Don't miss weekly Wednesday skate nights in an abandoned Lower Haight church.
Fri 8p-midnight. The SF Women's Building (Auditorium), 3543 18th St., The Mission. $10 here.
Nearby: The Chapel; Elbo Room; Cassanova