May 29-30: Eliana Lopez, Paul Reiser and more 

click to enlarge Stand-up comedy: Veteran comedian Paul Reiser stars in "Married" on FX and was most recently seen in the Oscar-winning film "Whiplash." [7:30 p.m., Cobb's Comedy Club, 915 Columbus Ave., S.F.]
  • Stand-up comedy: Veteran comedian Paul Reiser stars in "Married" on FX and was most recently seen in the Oscar-winning film "Whiplash." [7:30 p.m., Cobb's Comedy Club, 915 Columbus Ave., S.F.]

Friday

Poetry party: A release party for Katie Wheeler-Dubin's poetry collection "I Went To Sleep Drunk and Woke Up Hungry" includes New Orleans-themed snacks and drinks. [6 p.m., Alley Cat Books, 3036 24th St., S.F.]

Scandalous show: Eliana Lopez's one-woman show, "What Is the Scandal?," looks back at the furor that surrounded domestic violence allegations against her husband, Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi, in 2012. [8 p.m., Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts, 2868 Mission St., S.F.]

Green films: The Green Film Festival continues with "Racing to Zero," a documentary that follows San Francisco's goal to achieve zero waste by 2020 through recycling and composting. [8:30 p.m., Roxie Theater, 3117 16th St., S.F.]

Stand-up comedy: Veteran comedian Paul Reiser stars in "Married" on FX and was most recently seen in the Oscar-winning film "Whiplash." [7:30 p.m., Cobb's Comedy Club, 915 Columbus Ave., S.F.]

Saturday

Flea market: Treasure Island Flea is marking its fifth anniversary with aerial acrobatics from Circus Center and the usual vendors, food and DIY workshops. [10 a.m.-4 p.m., 1 Avenue of the Palms, Treasure Island]

Napa Valley festival: The tony BottleRock Napa Valley music festival continues with performances by Robert Plant, Passion Pit and more. [Noon, Napa Valley Expo, 575 Third St., Napa; www.bottlerocknapavalley.com]

Theater at the museum: Lorraine Hansberry Theatre presents a staged reading of "Measurement" by Paul Guess. [2 p.m., Museum of the African Diaspora, 685 Mission St., S.F.]

Restaurant memoir: Molly Wizenberg, co-creator of the Seattle pizzeria Delacey, speaks frankly about a life crisis in her new memoir, "Delancey: A Man, a Woman, a Restaurant, a Marriage." [3 p.m., 3885a Cesar Chavez St., S.F.]

Sunday

Women's Ride Day: Discover local mountain biking trails this Sunday with the SF Urban Riders and Mike's Bikes. Whether you're a first-timer or a committed trail rider, it's a great chance to meet up with other women and ride on Mount Sutro trails. Coffee and snacks for everyone at 10 a.m., rides of all skill levels leaving at 11 a.m. [10 a.m.-1 p.m., meet at Mike's Bikes San Francisco, 1233 Howard St., S.F.; sfbike.org/women]

Peter Panorama: The Bay Area's best outdoor venue has one of Broadway's most beloved musicals for a few weeks this summer. The Mountain Play is featuring "Peter Pan" at its outdoor amphitheater on Mount Tam--above the clouds of San Francisco Bay. Every Sunday through June 21, Peter Pan will be flying high indeed. You can hike to the amphitheater; pack your own picnic or buy food and wine onsite, then enjoy the show ... and the high mountain scenery. [Visit WeekendSherpa.com for details and other local adventures]

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