KQED's Check, Please! at SOMA StrEat Food Park
Where: SOMA StrEat Food Park, 428 11th St. (at Harrison)
When: Fri., Sept. 14, 5-10 p.m.
Cost: $15 (purchase via Eventbrite)
The rundown: Hosted by Leslie Sbrocco, Check, Please! Bay Area is a popular television series now in its seventh season on local PBS affiliate KQED where locals get a shot to dine at and then review a Bay Area restaurant. At this special event celebrating the show, a crew will be filming and soliciting stories about your favorite food experiences for an upcoming episode. Admission includes a glass of wine, with food available for purchase from Garden Creamery, Kasa Indian, Smokin Warehouse BBQ, Golden Waffle, Slider Shack, Tres Truck, El Sur Empanandas, and Iz It Fresh Grill. Proceeds from tickets benefit KQED.