Good weekend: Saturday, April 21 

A great city walk: Discover the best- loved building of the 1915 Panama Pacific Exposition. Learn about this fabulous fair while you enjoy today’s Mediterranean and Art Deco Marina district. Meet at the corner of Lyon & Bay on Saturday at 1 pm (offered the 1st & 3rd Saturday at 1 p.m. of every month).

See www.sfcityguides.org or call (415) 557-4266 for more information.

Morning/Chance of rain, 50 degrees

Oh, baby: Shop for maternity clothes and baby items and talk with childbirth and parenting experts at the S.F. Birth and Baby fair. Maternity Xchange presents the event. [10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Building A, Fort Mason Center]

Meet theparrots: The S.F. Zoo hosts Earth Day festivities. Attractions include a parrot show and awareness exhibits and programs presented by conservation groups. [10 a.m. to 5 p.m.,
1 Zoo Road]

Afternoon/Chance of rain, 54 degrees

Arizona heat: It’s food-drive day at the ballpark, where the Giants play Arizona. The first 5,000 fans to donate food or $5 receive a sports bottle. [1:05 p.m., AT&T Park, 24 Willie Mays Plaza]
Graphic experience: Cutting-edge comics, and their creators, are saluted at the Alternative Press Expo. Today’s speakers include Art Spiegelman ("Maus"). [11 a.m. to 7 p.m., Concourse Exhibition Center, 635 Eighth St.]

Evening/Light rain, 53 degrees

Spring jazz: SF Jazz’s spring season continues. Brazilian guitarists Sergio and Odair Assad and S.F.’s Grammy-winning Turtle Island Quartet perform. [8 p.m., Herbst Theatre, 401 Van Ness Ave.]

UCSF gala: "Love & Laughter ... Legends," a benefit for UCSF programs, features Carol Channing, Will Durst, cuisine and a silent auction. The event honors UCSF’s Dr. Ernest Rosenbaum. [6:30 p.m., Palace of Fine Arts, 3301 Lyon St.]

 
Photo courtesy of Scott Lawrence

At the Ferry Plaza Farmers Market

The most seasonal fruits, vegetables, meats and artisanal foods available at San Francisco’s Ferry Plaza this weekend:

1. Ground beef
2. Baby carrots
3. Frisee
4. Arugula
5. Italian parsley
6. Apple cider vinegar
7. Artichokes!
8. Lemon verbena
9. Nightfall black beans
10. Tatsoi

[Saturday, 8 a.m.-2 p.m.]

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