This weekend is the high holy holidays for hairy hunks, as Up Your Alley Weekend is now off like a jock strap. That means the true dog days of summer are here, and we’ve got a 21-inch list of events and parties for all you daddies, baddies, and kink-curious pups out there.
The “granddirty little brother of them all” begins at 11 a.m. Sunday on Dore Alley between Howard Street and Folsom Street. Sunscreen — and other forms of protection — are highly encouraged.
Sunday, 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. Sunday, Dore Alley between Howard Street and Folsom Street, continuing on Folsom from 9th Street to Juniper Street and the adjoining block of 10th Street
The good dogs of the Fog City Pack will unleash their pet play desires at Club Six Underground at a party featuring Juanita MORE! and a litter of other great DJs. Advance tickets are sold out, but limited cash tickets will go on sale at 10 p.m.
10 p.m., 520 Jessie Street
A soooieeee-t party for pig play at the SF Eagle also serves as the official opening party for the Up Your Alley Weekend. If you go this little piggie, be aware that it’s $10 admission in gear and $15 for street clothes-wearing swine.
9 p.m., 398 12th Street.
1 p.m., 375 11th Street
9 p.m., 161 Erie Street
If all the blood, sweat and [insert your favorite bodily fluid here] of the Up Your Alley Fair has left you a little claustrophobic, Hard French brings their Sunday daytime “beats” to this Dore Alley afterparty at The Oasis.
6 p.m., 298 11th Street
9 p.m., 444 Jessie Street
ALL WEEKEND LONG
We brought you news this week of the opening of the Ringold Alley Art Walk, a permanent installation and moving homage to the pioneers of San Francisco leather culture that reminds us how BDSM play hasn’t always been fun and games.
Ringold Alley, between 8th Street and 9th Street