Fri., June 10
Friday Food Pod Launches
Oakland Technical High School, Broadway (at 45th St.), 5:30-8:30 p.m.
A weekly food pod called Bites on Broadway will set up Friday nights on the plaza, including pizza vendor Fist of Flour, Vesta Flatbread, Boffo Cart, Guerrilla Grub, pedal-powered vendor El Taco Bike, and new truck Go Streatery. Complete description here.
Sat., June 11
Judge a Cupcake-Off
Rock Paper Scissors Collective, 2278 Telegraph (at West Grand), Oakland, 2-5 p.m.
Just show up at Rock Paper Scissors with $5 and you'll get a plate, fork, napkin, a fancy little badge, a score card, and a sample of each of the 10 competing cupcakes. Then you eat a lot and judge away, which is what you do best. Complete description here.
Asian Latin Fusion Fest
Intersection 5M, 925 Mission (at Fifth St.), 6-9 p.m.
Featured restaurants including Pietisserie, Roys Hawaiian Fusion, and Seoul on Wheels will be making cuisine that fuses Asian and Latin influences. More thanr 50 wines will be poured. All proceeds benefit youth art programs. Complete description here.
Sun., June 12
Return of SF Food Wars' Pie or Die Battle
Ferry Plaza (One Ferry Building, Market at Embarcadero), noon-3 p.m. SF Food Wars returns in June with one of its two remaining battles for the year, a return to last year's successful pie challenge. Complete description here.