June 21 - 23: Bike rides, Pride festivities, and more S.F. events 

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On the town

FRIDAY

Pinter drama: Off Broadway West Theatre Company presents Harold Pinter's "Betrayal." A story of adulterous lovers plays out backwards in this drama regarded as a major Pinter play. [8 p.m., Phoenix Theatre, 414 Mason St., S.F.]

SATURDAY

A great bike ride

Bicycle Music Festival: Pedal to Golden Gate Park for the seventh annual event featuring free, daylong festivities powered entirely by bicycle; audience members ride bikes to produce electricity for the sound system. The headlining act is Laurie Lewis and the Right Hands. [Noon to 5 p.m., Log Cabin Meadow, Stow Lake Drive at John F. Kennedy Drive, Golden Gate Park, S.F.; www.sfbike.org]

Ferry Plaza Farmers Market top picks

• Pea shoots

• Albion strawberries

• Beer sausages

• Brandywine tomatoes

• CandyCot apricots

• Italian parsley

• Oh-My-Gosh peaches

• Sunflowers

• Mountain Rose potatoes — www.cuesa.org

Music

Pride music: The Lesbian/Gay Chorus of San Francisco and the San Francisco Lesbian/Gay Freedom Band present the 2013 Pride Concert. LGBT-rights stories are the theme. [6 and 9 p.m., Conservatory of Music, 50 Oak St., S.F.]

Jazz-rock quartet: Jazz-rock guitarist John Scofield, known for his improvising and his distortion-tinged tone, performs with his funky quartet. [8 p.m., SFJazz Center, 201 Franklin St., S.F.]

Movies

LGBT cinema: Frameline 37, the 2013 San Francisco International LGBT Film Festival, continues at multiple venues. Saturday's films include "Big Joy," a documentary about great gay Renaissance man James Broughton, at 4 p.m. at the Castro Theatre, 429 Castro St., S.F. [www.frameline.org]

Circus arts

LGBT circus: Circus artists from across the country appear in "Topsy-Turvy: A Queer Circus Extravaganza." A matinee for families and a later show for adults take place. [2 and 8 p.m., Brava Theater Center, 2781 24th St., S.F.]

Comedy

Stand-up show: Comedian Dov Davidoff, seen on "Chelsea Lately" and "Raines" and known for his high-intensity stand-up shows, performs. [7:30 and 9:30 p.m., Punch Line Comedy Club, 444 Battery St., S.F.]

SUNDAY

A great adventure

Adventure Challenge: It's summer, you live in California ... as if you need more inspiration to get outside, here comes the 2013 Weekend Sherpa Adventure Challenge! Complete three adventure stories from Weekend Sherpa this summer and take a photo of yourself doing so. You'll get a free T-shirt, tote bag, $10 gift card from Sports Basement and a chance to win a vacation to Tahoe South! Visit WeekendSherpa.com for details.

Dance

World dance: The San Francisco Ethnic Dance Festival presents "Weekend 3." Nine troupes specializing in Chinese, West African, Hawaiian and other styles perform. [2 p.m., Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, 700 Howard St., S.F.]

Literary arts

Novelist appearance: Best-selling author Carl Hiaasen celebrates the release of his latest Floridian adventure, "Bad Monkey." [2 p.m., Chapel, 777 Valencia St., S.F.]

Community

Black LGBT history: The Black Gay, Lesbian, and Transgender Historical Society presents a day of recognition of black LGBT presence in history. [2 to 4:30 p.m., Latino/Hispanic Room, Main Library, 100 Larkin St., S.F.]

Theater

Rock opera: Dark Porch Theatre presents "The Ape Woman," May V. Oskan's rock opera about the bizarre, haunted journey of Victorian circus phenomenon Julia Pastrana. [4 p.m., Exit Theatre, 156 Eddy St., S.F.]

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