Meal Times

Feb. 6-13

Friday 7

CENTRAL MARKET CHOCOLATE FESTIVAL Enjoy two weeks of absolute chocolate indulgence with a huge schedule of in-store demonstrations and presentations by international chocolatiers, taste samples in both stores, and get educated with chocolate-inspired cooking classes. Check website for schedule details. Feb. 5-18 Central Market, 4001 N. Lamar; Central Market Westgate, 4477 S. Lamar. www.centralmarket.com

Saturday 8

CENTRAL MARKET CHOCOLATE FESTIVAL Enjoy two weeks of absolute chocolate indulgence with a huge schedule of in-store demonstrations and presentations by international chocolatiers, taste samples in both stores, and get educated with chocolate-inspired cooking classes. Check website for schedule details. Feb. 5-18 Central Market, 4001 N. Lamar; Central Market Westgate, 4477 S. Lamar. www.centralmarket.com

CENTRAL MARKET COOKING SCHOOL Chocolate in Every Bite class taught by David Owens, chief chocolatier and vice president of Bissinger's. Sat., Feb. 8, 10am. (2014) Central Market North Cooking School, 4001 N. Lamar, 512/206-1014. $60. www.centralmarket.com

Sunday 9

CENTRAL MARKET CHOCOLATE FESTIVAL Enjoy two weeks of absolute chocolate indulgence with a huge schedule of in-store demonstrations and presentations by international chocolatiers, taste samples in both stores, and get educated with chocolate-inspired cooking classes. Check website for schedule details. Feb. 5-18 Central Market, 4001 N. Lamar; Central Market Westgate, 4477 S. Lamar. www.centralmarket.com

CHOCOLATE FANTASY EXTRAVAGANZA This chocolate showcase includes tastings of contest winners, a chocolate fountain, and a silent auction. Sun., Feb. 9, 1-3pm. (2014) Kerr Arts & Cultural Center, 228 Earl Garrett, Kerrville, 830/895-2911. $20, adult; $10, 17 and under. www.kacckerrville.com

GUEST CHEF DINNER SERIES The monthly guest chef series continues when they welcome Chuy Cervantes, sous chef at La Condesa, to the Show Room kitchen for an evening of his culinary creations as dinner specials. Sun., Feb. 9, 5-10pm. (2014) East Side Show Room, 1100 E. Sixth, 512/467-4280. www.eastsideshowroom.com

HAPPY HOUR FIT FOR A CRAWLEY Enjoy season 4 of Downton Abbey in a 19th-century Austin mansion. Slip into your slinkiest flapper dress and make sure his lordship wears a tux to earn a free drink at weekly happy hour and viewing parties at the Hotel Ella. Sundays through Feb. 9, 6-9pm Goodall's Kitchen & Bar, 1900 Rio Grande St., at the Hotel Ella, 512/628-4200. www.goodallskitchen.com

Monday 10

CENTRAL MARKET CHOCOLATE FESTIVAL Enjoy two weeks of absolute chocolate indulgence with a huge schedule of in-store demonstrations and presentations by international chocolatiers, taste samples in both stores, and get educated with chocolate-inspired cooking classes. Check website for schedule details. Feb. 5-18 Central Market, 4001 N. Lamar; Central Market Westgate, 4477 S. Lamar. www.centralmarket.com

CENTRAL MARKET COOKING SCHOOL Wine Workshop: Wines for Valentine's Day. Class taught by Seth Pollard, Central Market Beer & Wine manager. Mon., Feb. 10, 6:30pm. (2014) Central Market North Cooking School, 4001 N. Lamar, 512/206-1014. $10. www.centralmarket.com

ORGANIC GARDENERS MEETING Taelor Monroe hosts this "permablitz" workshop that teaches how to garden sustainably through hands-on activities. Mon., Feb. 10, 7pm. (2014) Zilker Botanical Garden, 2220 Barton Springs Rd., 512/477-8672. Free. www.austinorganicgardeners.org

STEAK FRITES NIGHT Enjoy a prix fixe dinner based on the cut of steak ordered plus salads, frites, hearth-baked breads, and a simple dessert with wine pairings every Monday this month. Reserve by phone. Josephine House, 1601 Waterston, 512/477-5584. www.josephineofaustin.com

Tuesday 11

ANTONELLI'S CHEESE SHOP ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION In appreciation of their loyal customers and wholesale partners, the happy cheesemongers will offer tastings and classes at the Cheese House as well as their annual tradition of offering free cheese plates at restaurants that carry their products. Check their website for class schedules and restaurant locations. Mon.-Sun., Feb. 11-16 Antonelli's Cheese Shop, 4220 Duval St., 512/531-9610. www.antonellischeese.com

CENTRAL MARKET CHOCOLATE FESTIVAL Enjoy two weeks of absolute chocolate indulgence with a huge schedule of in-store demonstrations and presentations by international chocolatiers, taste samples in both stores, and get educated with chocolate-inspired cooking classes. Check website for schedule details. Feb. 5-18 Central Market, 4001 N. Lamar; Central Market Westgate, 4477 S. Lamar. www.centralmarket.com

VEGETARIAN MOVIE FEAST Chef Trish Eichelberger has designed a clever three-course vegetarian feast menu to match A Field in England, a British film described as a "psychedelic trip into magic and madness." Reserve online. Tue., Feb. 11, 7:15pm. (2014) Alamo Drafthouse Slaughter Lane, 5701 W. Slaughter, 512/861-7060. www.drafthouse.com/austin

Wednesday 12

ANTONELLI'S CHEESE SHOP ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION In appreciation of their loyal customers and wholesale partners, the happy cheesemongers will offer tastings and classes at the Cheese House as well as their annual tradition of offering free cheese plates at restaurants that carry their products. Check their website for class schedules and restaurant locations. Mon.-Sun., Feb. 11-16 Antonelli's Cheese Shop, 4220 Duval St., 512/531-9610. www.antonellischeese.com

CENTRAL MARKET CHOCOLATE FESTIVAL Enjoy two weeks of absolute chocolate indulgence with a huge schedule of in-store demonstrations and presentations by international chocolatiers, taste samples in both stores, and get educated with chocolate-inspired cooking classes. Check website for schedule details. Feb. 5-18 Central Market, 4001 N. Lamar; Central Market Westgate, 4477 S. Lamar. www.centralmarket.com

Thursday 13

ANTONELLI'S CHEESE SHOP ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION In appreciation of their loyal customers and wholesale partners, the happy cheesemongers will offer tastings and classes at the Cheese House as well as their annual tradition of offering free cheese plates at restaurants that carry their products. Check their website for class schedules and restaurant locations. Mon.-Sun., Feb. 11-16 Antonelli's Cheese Shop, 4220 Duval St., 512/531-9610. www.antonellischeese.com

CENTRAL MARKET CHOCOLATE FESTIVAL Enjoy two weeks of absolute chocolate indulgence with a huge schedule of in-store demonstrations and presentations by international chocolatiers, taste samples in both stores, and get educated with chocolate-inspired cooking classes. Check website for schedule details. Feb. 5-18 Central Market, 4001 N. Lamar; Central Market Westgate, 4477 S. Lamar. www.centralmarket.com

WINE WALK Start at Twin Liquors and take a tour of the mall while stopping periodically to sip some vino. It's like classy mall walking. Second Thursdays of the month, 5-9pm Hill Country Galleria, 12700 Hill Country Blvd., Bee Cave. Free. www.twinliquors.com/event/wine-walk-hill-country-galleria-3/2014-01-09

Friday 14

ALAMO DRAFTHOUSE VALENTINE'S DAY FEASTS Choose from an Italian feast with Cher and Nicolas Cage in Moonstruck or a Moroccan-inspired feast to the strains of "As Time Goes By" in Casablanca to celebrate with your sweet baboo. Reserve online. Fri., Feb. 14, (2014) Various Alamo Drafthouse locations. www.drafthouse.com/austin

ANTONELLI'S CHEESE SHOP ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION In appreciation of their loyal customers and wholesale partners, the happy cheesemongers will offer tastings and classes at the Cheese House as well as their annual tradition of offering free cheese plates at restaurants that carry their products. Check their website for class schedules and restaurant locations. Mon.-Sun., Feb. 11-16 Antonelli's Cheese Shop, 4220 Duval St., 512/531-9610. www.antonellischeese.com

CENTRAL MARKET CHOCOLATE FESTIVAL Enjoy two weeks of absolute chocolate indulgence with a huge schedule of in-store demonstrations and presentations by international chocolatiers, taste samples in both stores, and get educated with chocolate-inspired cooking classes. Check website for schedule details. Feb. 5-18 Central Market, 4001 N. Lamar; Central Market Westgate, 4477 S. Lamar. www.centralmarket.com

VALENTINE'S DAY LISTINGS Need more suggestions on how to woo your boo with food and wine? See our special Valentine's Day listings. Fri., Feb. 14, (2014)

Ongoing

$0.25 MARTINI LUNCH Select martinis for a quarter on weekdays. Mon.-Fri., 11am-2pm. The Parish Underground, 214 E. Sixth, 512/494-6078. www.parishunderground.com

12 DAYS OF DESSERTS Each dinner features desserts themed for a day in the classic song. Through Dec. 24 laV, 1501 E. Seventh, 512/391-1888. www.lavaustin.com

ACC’S BISTRO 3158 International cuisine from Austin Community College Culinary Arts students. Thursdays, 6pm ACC Eastview Campus, 3401 Webberville Rd, 512/223-5334. $22. www.austincc.edu/cularts/Bistro

AFTERNOON HIGH TEA Every Sunday afternoon, this Downtown cafe transforms into a Victorian tea room with plenty of brewed teas, dainty finger sandwiches, and delectable desserts. Hours by appointment. Sundays. Cafe Ruckus, 409 W. Second, 512/476-7825. $30. info@caferuckus.com, www.caferuckus.com

ALL-DAY HAPPY HOUR $9 selected saké carafes. Wednesdays, 11am-10pm. Lucky Robot Japanese Kitchen, 1303 S. Congress, 512/444-8081. www.luckyrobotrestaurant.com

BANGER'S BIG BAND BRUNCH Don't fear the Manmosa. Sundays, 11am-3pm. Banger's Sausage House & Beer Garden, 79 Rainey, 512/386-1656. www.bangersaustin.com

BARTON CREEK FARMERS' MARKET Saturdays, 9am-1pm. Barton Creek Square, 2901 Capital of TX Hwy. S., 512/327-7040. www.bartoncreekfarmersmarket.org

BLUEBONNET FARMERS’ MARKET Sundays, 11am-3pm. 2323 S. Lamar. www.bartoncreekfarmersmarket.org

BOGGY CREEK FARM FARM STAND Wednesdays & Saturdays, 8am-1pm. Boggy Creek Farm, 3414 Lyons, 512/926-4650. www.boggycreekfarm.com

CEDAR PARK FARMERS MARKET Saturdays, 9am-1pm. Lakeline Mall, 11200 Lakeline Mall Dr., Cedar Park, 512/257-8500. www.texasfarmersmarket.org/cedar-park

COMMUNITY TABLE AT UCHI Enter a lottery to attend a community table at Uchi. Tue., Nov. 25, (2014) Uchi, 801 S. Lamar, 512/916-4808. austin@uchirestaurants.com, uchiaustin.com

CULINARY CRAWLS Explore Austin's culinary scene with your fellow foodies. Thursdays, 6-8:30pm. www.austindetours.com

DRINK LOCAL HAPPY HOUR Local brews for cheap. What better way to prepare for hump day? Tuesdays, 5-7pm Contigo, 2027 Anchor, 512/614-2260. $2 pints. www.contigoaustin.com

ESPRESSO HAPPY HOUR Get your morning buzz on with free espresso shots. Tuesdays, 10-11am. Thunderbird Cafe and Tap Room, 1401 Koenig, 512/420-8660. Free. thunderbirdcoffee.com

HEIRLOOM TOMATO FESTIVAL Enjoy fresh-off-the-vine heirloom tomatoes. Through August 31. Crú Food & Wine Bar, both locations. www.cruawinebar.com

HOLIDAY FAVORITES AT CENTRAL MARKET’S COOKING SCHOOL An array of holiday-themed cooking classes. Sun., Nov. 2, (2014) Central Market North Cooking School, 4001 N. Lamar, 512/206-1014. centralmarket.turnstilesystems.com/LocationDetail.aspx/AustinNorthLamar

HOPE FARMERS' MARKET Sundays, 11am-3pm. Plaza Saltillo, 412 Comal, 512/727-8363. www.hopefarmersmarket.org

HOTEL SAN JOSE'S BAVARIAN NIGHTS Tue., Dec. 16, (2014) Hotel San Jose, 1316 S. Congress, 512/852-2360. www.sanjosehotel.com

JAZZ BRUNCH Live jazz, $3 mimosas, and a brunch buffet. Sept. 20, Sept. 27, Oct. 18, Oct. 25, Nov. 15, Nov. 22 Hotel San Jose, 1316 S. Congress, 512/852-2360. $24. www.sanjosehotel.com

JAZZ BRUNCH Sundays, 11am-2pm. CRAVE, 304 E. Second, 512/469-0000. www.cravetexas.com

JAZZ BRUNCH Live jazz accompanies this bimonthly brunch buffet held in the hotel's courtyard lounge. $3 mimosas. Second and fourth Saturdays of the month, 10am-2pm Hotel San Jose, 1316 S. Congress, 512/852-2360. www.sanjosehotel.com

LAV APRÈS-MIDI Discounted wine, cocktails, and small plates. Tuesdays-Fridays, 5-6:30pm. laV, 1501 E. Seventh, 512/391-1888. www.lavaustin.com

LAV LATE NIGHT Weekend reverse happy hour. Fridays and Saturdays, 9:30pm-close. laV, 1501 E. Seventh, 512/391-1888. www.lavaustin.com

LONE STAR FARMERS MARKET Sundays, 10am-2pm. Shops at the Galleria, Shops Parkway, off Highway 71, Bee Cave. www.lonestarfarmersmarket.com

LONGHORN BREAKFAST CLUB Bloody Mary bar and brunch menu every home game day. Complimentary party bus to tailgates. Oct. 4 & 18, Nov. 8 & 27 J Black's, 710-B W. Sixth, 512/433-6954. www.jblacks.com

MOOJO'S SHAKE-IT-UP MONDAY! Get 30% off the Shake That Cookie! Mondays. Moojo, 2322 Guadalupe, 269/873-6101. www.moojo.net

MOOJO'S SMUSH-IT WEDNESDAY! Get $1.00 off the superhero sandwich! Wednesdays. Moojo, 2322 Guadalupe, 269/873-6101. www.moojo.net

MUELLER FARMERS MARKET Sundays, 9am-1pm. Mueller Hangar, 4550 Mueller Blvd. www.texasfarmersmarket.org

NATIONAL SALAD MONTH Lettuce count the ways. Mon., May 11 - Sun., May 31, (2015) Fuzzy's Taco Shop, all locations. www.fuzzystacoshop.com

NATIONAL SANDWICH MONTH 15% discount on all sandwiches during lunch. Through Aug. 31. The Hightower, 1209 E. Seventh, 512/524-1448. www.thehightoweraustin.com

PRIMETIME HAPPY HOUR Late-night happy hour. Nightly, 7-10pm. W Hotel, 200 Lavaca, 512/542-3600. www.whotelaustin.com

RAW NIGHTS Chef Shane Stark’s special off-menu raw dishes. Tue., Sept. 8 - Tue., Sept. 29, Mongers Market + Kitchen, 2401 E. Cesar Chavez, 512/215-8972. www.mongersaustin.com/

SFC DOWNTOWN FARMERS’ MARKET Saturdays, 9am-1pm. Republic Square Park, 422 Guadalupe, 512/974-6700. www.sfcfarmersmarket.org

SFC EAST FARMERS' MARKET Tuesdays, 3pm-7pm. Corner of MLK & Miriam. www.sfcfarmersmarket.org

SFC FARMERS' MARKET AT THE TRIANGLE Wednesdays, 3-7pm. Triangle Park, 4700 N. Lamar, 512/452-1404. www.sfcfarmersmarket.org

SFC SUNSET VALLEY FARMERS' MARKET Saturdays, 9am-1pm. Toney Burger Activity Center, 3200 Jones, 512/414-2096. www.sfcfarmersmarket.org

SPRINGDALE FARM FARM STAND Wednesdays & Saturdays, 9am-1pm. Springdale Farm, 755 Springdale, 512/386-8899. www.springdalefarmaustin.com

SULLIVAN’S WHITE HOT PARTY Exclusive giveaways, summer entertainment and delicious eats. Fri., Sept. 4, 5-9pm. (2015) Sullivan's Steakhouse, 300 Colorado #200, 512/495-6504. www.sullivansteakhouse.com

TAILGATE ON THE LAWN Three hours prior to UT football kickoff time, Hotel Ella serves up food, brews, and cocktails, plus shuttle service to and from the stadium. Oct. 4 & 18, Nov. 8 Hotel Ella, 1900 Rio Grande, 512/495-1800. $50. www.hotelella.com

TOKYO HAPPY HOUR BRUNCH Check out the new Tokyo Brunch menu on weekends where made-from-scratch Japanese dishes are paired with sake cocktails. Enjoy happy hour prices from 10-11:30am at brunch during an introductory period. Lucky Robot Japanese Kitchen, 1303 S. Congress, 512/444-8081. www.luckyrobotrestaurant.com

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