August 18 The Noe Valley Merchants Association and Steven Restivo Event Services, LLC. are hosting the 6th annual Noe Valley Wine Walk from 4 p.m.-8 p.m. The tasting event will be located throughout 24th Street from Diamond to Chattanooga and will include restaurants and merchants offering wine samples, finger foods and other treats. Attendees wishing to participate in the sampling program may purchase a $20 "Tasting Wristband" prior to the event via the web site or for $25 on-site, where they will receive a wine glass and map with all of the tasting locations. For more information, visit the official website
Monday-Friday RN74 from Michael Mina and Rajat Parr has introduced a very happy, happy hour special. Glasses of featured red and white wine (rotating selections), select well drinks and bar snacks will all cost only $5 each. RN74's happy hour runs Mon.-Fri. from 3 p.m.-6 p.m., and again from 10 p.m. until close. RN74, Millennium Tower, 301 Mission St., San Francisco, CA 94105, 415-543-7474.
Sundays Waterfront restaurant Chaya Brasserie offers half-price bottles of wine on Sundays evenings. Wines are local and international and the half-price discount applies across the list, representing significant value. Chaya Brasserie, 132 Embarcadero, San Francisco, CA 94105, 415-777-8688.