Bits & Bites

Bits & Bites: Things to Do and Chew in Dallas This Weekend

Get out and eat.

Your guide to weekend dining events in Dallas.

Thursday, August 3

Chef TJ’s Wood-fired Oven Pizzas and Live Music with The Don & Steve Show!
Head over to Two Corks and a Bottle for a night of pizza and music from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. Get a gourmet 15-inch wood-fire pizza for $15 and enjoy live music from the band, The Don & Steve Show. Learn more here.

National IPA Day at Community Beer Co.
Kick back with a cold brew at Community Beer Company all evening as they celebrate National IPA Day. Take advantage of specials such as $3 for Passiflora White IPA, 3rd Coast Style IPA, and Oaked Mosaic IPA, and more. Learn more on their Facebook page.

DFW Restaurant Week’s Food & Wine Night
The 20th annual DFW Restaurant Week kicks off this Thursday at Food and Wine Night in One Arts Plaza from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. Enjoy the best DFW has to offer in craft cocktails, wine and food bites and live music from Broadway star Linda Eder. General admission tickets are $50 online and VIP are $80. Buy them here. Learn more on their Facebook page.

Friday, August 4

International Beer Festival on Henderson Ave.
Nothing brings people together like a good drink, so come out to Henderson Ave. for an international beer crawl and festival from 6 p.m. to 2 a.m. Try brews from all over the world at the 10 different stops on the crawl. Your $15 ticket includes a custom pint glass, specials at each of the stops, a free Kräftig  after the crawl, and an “around the world” party on Henderson. For more information and to purchase your ticket, click here.

Saturday, August 5

Garnish Kitchen Summer Series, Chesapeake Bay Crab Cakes
Get your East Coast on during the Garnish Summer Series at TreeHouse. Learn how to make Chesapeake Bay crab cakes at this free event beginning at noon. Register here.

Celebrate National Oyster Day at Rockfish!
Pretend you live by the sea instead of Dallas at Rockfish Seafood Grill this Saturday as they celebrate National Oyster Day. Chow down on oyster specials such as a $10.00 Fried Oyster Basket, $5.00 Oysters Nachos and more. Check out the Facebook page for more information.

Sunday, August 6

Back-to-School Mimosa Walk
Help the kids at a mimosa walk and school supply drive from noon to 3 p.m. in the Bishop Arts District. Your $20 ticket includes a commemorative glass, wristband, and 10 free mimosa samples at the participating stores. Order online here. On-site tickets are $25.

Sake Sunday, Tasting & Small Bites
Discover how to navigate your way through Japanese food during Sake Sunday from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Niwa Japanese Barbecue. Learn from experts about different sake drinks and how to pair them and take notes in your keepsake booklet. Purchase your $25 ticket here.