Food Events

June 20-26

Friday 20

CENTRAL MARKET BEER FESTIVAL Enjoy daily demos and tastings in both stores and special dinners in the cooking school. Wed., June 11 - Tue., June 24, 8am-10pm. (2014) Central Market North & South. www.centralmarket.com

COMMUNITY LUNCH SERIES Chefs Jack Gilmore of Jack Allen's Kitchen and Bryce Gilmore of Odd Duck and Barley Swine will prepare the lunch with kids from the program and vegetables from the farm. Fri., June 20, 11:30am. (2014) Urban Roots Farm, 7651 Delwau, 512/750-8019. Sold out. www.urbanrootsatx.org/

LAZY MAGNOLIA Enjoy a Cajun meal paired with craft beers from Mississippi's renowned brewery. Reserve online or by phone. Fri., June 20, 6:30pm. (2014) Central Market North Cooking School, 4001 N. Lamar, 512/206-1014. $55. www.centralmarket.com

Saturday 21

CENTRAL MARKET BEER FESTIVAL Enjoy daily demos and tastings in both stores and special dinners in the cooking school. Wed., June 11 - Tue., June 24, 8am-10pm. (2014) Central Market North & South. www.centralmarket.com

SIPPING SOCIAL Check out the new Fair Market venue at this fun party from Edible Austin that includes sensational cocktail sipping, some tasty bites from top restaurants, live music, and dancing. Sat., June 21, 7-10pm. (2014) Fair Market, 1100 E. Fifth, 512/494-9093. $45-250. www.edibleaustin.com/index.php/events/sipping-social

SOLSTICE SMOKE OUT SATURDAY After roasting a whiskey-brined hog all day, the pork will be served with vegetables, bread, and strawberry shortcake on a first come, first served basis. Bar opens at 11am; pork is served at 8pm. Sat., June 21, 8pm. (2014) Banger's Sausage House & Beer Garden, 79 Rainey, 512/386-1656. $15. www.bangersaustin.com

TASTE OF NORTH AUSTIN Stroll around the Domain and check out signature dishes and drinks from restaurants around North Austin. Sat., June 21, 11am-4pm. (2014) The Domain, 11410 Century Oaks Terrace, 512/795-4230. general $20; VIP $30. www.thedomainaustin.com

VODKA FEST Zed's wants to celebrate with an evening of cocktails, appetizers, and vodka sampling. Sat., June 21, 8-11pm. (2014) Zed's, 501 Canyon Ridge, 512/339-9337. $25 ($20, advance). www.zeds.bz/artists/Vodka_Fest.html

Sunday 22

CENTRAL MARKET BEER FESTIVAL Enjoy daily demos and tastings in both stores and special dinners in the cooking school. Wed., June 11 - Tue., June 24, 8am-10pm. (2014) Central Market North & South. www.centralmarket.com

LIVE WELL. GRILL WELL. Jennifer Fisher will lead classes in the Whole Foods Culinary Center designed to share fundamental grilling skill. Sun., June 22, 2-4pm. (2014) Whole Foods Market, 525 N. Lamar, 512/327-9595. $25. www.mix947.com

ROSÉ BRUNCH Throughout our scorching summer, enjoy a refreshing $12 bottle of Rosé wine with brunch items and desserts at LaV. Sun., May 18 - Sat., Aug. 16, 11am-2:30pm. (2014) laV. www.lavaustin.com

WHOLE 'LOTTA DESSERT SOCIAL Beat the heat with grownup versions of the summer favorites of childhood; sweet treats and cocktails courtesy of NadaMoo to benefit the Whole Planet Foundation's microcredit program. Sun., June 22, 5-7:30pm. (2014) No Va Kitchen & Bar, 87 Rainey, 512/382-5651. $10. www.eventbrite.com/e/nadamoos-whole-lotta-dessert-social-tickets-11767889073

Monday 23

CENTRAL MARKET BEER FESTIVAL Enjoy daily demos and tastings in both stores and special dinners in the cooking school. Wed., June 11 - Tue., June 24, 8am-10pm. (2014) Central Market North & South. www.centralmarket.com

Tuesday 24

CENTRAL MARKET BEER FESTIVAL Enjoy daily demos and tastings in both stores and special dinners in the cooking school. Wed., June 11 - Tue., June 24, 8am-10pm. (2014) Central Market North & South. www.centralmarket.com

FOUNDERS BEER DINNER WITH FOUNDERS BREWING CO. Chef Sam Castrale has designed a special menu to pair with the beers of Founders Brewing Co., and detailed tasting notes will be presented by Marcus TenHarmsel. Tue., June 24, 7pm. (2014) Hopfields, 3110 Guadalupe, 512/537-0467. $90. www.hopfieldsaustin.com

TEXAS TIKI WEEK Bars across Austin and the rest of Texas will join in the fun, serving traditional and original tiki cocktails in many locations. See complete details online. Drink.Well, 207 E. 53rd, 512/614-6683. www.drinkwellaustin.com

TRAILER FOOD TUESDAY The last Tuesday of the month ritual returns to the terrace with live music, Real Ale beers, wine and spirits, plus a different, mouth-watering array of local food trucks every month. Bring the family and a picnic blanket for food and fun. Tue., June 24, 5pm. (2014) Long Center for the Performing Arts City Terrace, 512/474-5664. www.trailerfoodtuesdays.com

WINE-MAKER DINNER Chef Allison Jenkins has designed a menu to pair perfectly with wines from the St. Emilion appellation of Bordeaux and winemaker Benoit Trocard of Clos Dubreuil will be on hand. Tue., June 24, 6:30pm. (2014) laV. $150. www.lavaustin.com

Wednesday 25

TEXAS TIKI WEEK Bars across Austin and the rest of Texas will join in the fun, serving traditional and original tiki cocktails in many locations. See complete details online. Drink.Well, 207 E. 53rd, 512/614-6683. www.drinkwellaustin.com

Thursday 26

LE STRADE DEL VINO This new event is designed to promote food and wine tourism in Italy and will include the tasting of six wines from Tuscany with speakers from Italy. Complimentary hors d’oeuvres. Thu., June 26, 7pm. (2014) Andiamo Ristorante, 2521 Rutland, 512/719-3377. $60 ($45, ICCC members). www.andiamoitaliano.com

TEXAS TIKI WEEK Bars across Austin and the rest of Texas will join in the fun, serving traditional and original tiki cocktails in many locations. See complete details online. Drink.Well, 207 E. 53rd, 512/614-6683. www.drinkwellaustin.com

TEXAS TIKI WEEK: 'BLUE HAWAII' The United States Bartenders’ Guild's annual Texas Tiki Week continues with this screening of Elvis' Blue Hawaii, paired with Bill Norris' themed cocktails. Thu., June 26, 7:15pm. (2014) Alamo Drafthouse Slaughter Lane, 5701 W. Slaughter, 512/861-7060. drafthouse.com/movies/texas-tiki-week-blue-hawaii/austin

THE BIG CHILL Enjoy cool desserts and refreshingly chilled cocktails to beat the heat and raise money for Meals on Wheels & More. Hosted by the Austin Food Blogger Alliance. Thu., June 26, 6-9pm. (2014) Bullock Texas State History Museum, 1800 Congress, 512/936-4629. $65. www.austinfoodbloggers.org

Friday 27

SUPPER FRIENDS: SOUTHERN STYLE Chef Jason Carroll prepares two outstanding meals based on the bounty of the Southern summer garden. Fri. & Sat., June 27 & 28, 7pm Swoop House, 3012 Gonzales, 512/467-6600. $60. www.swoopevents.com

TEXAS TIKI WEEK Bars across Austin and the rest of Texas will join in the fun, serving traditional and original tiki cocktails in many locations. See complete details online. Drink.Well, 207 E. 53rd, 512/614-6683. www.drinkwellaustin.com

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.theparishaustin.com

12 DAYS OF DESSERTS Each dinner features desserts themed for a day in the classic song. Through Dec. 24 laV. 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

ALL-NIGHT HAPPY HOUR Tipsy Tuesday until 2am. Tue., Nov. 24 - Tue., March 1. Roosevelt Room, 307 W. Fifth, 512/494-4094. www.therooseveltroomatx.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

BOURBON MONTH Through Sept. 30 Opal Divine's, all locations. www.opaldivines.com

CHARCUTERIE AND CHEESE Tue., Dec. 8 & Thu., Dec. 10 Antonelli's Cheese House, 500 Park Blvd.. $60. www.antonellischeese.com

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

CULT MOVIE NIGHT Projected on the wall for maximum viewing every Monday. Mon., Nov. 23 - Mon., Feb. 29. Roosevelt Room, 307 W. Fifth, 512/494-4094. www.therooseveltroomatx.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. www.fb.com/thunderbirdkoenig

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

HOLIDAY PAIRINGS: HOW TO CELEBRATE WITH CHEESE Some of our most sought-after Winter seasonal cheeses. Tue., Nov. 17 - Thu., Dec. 17, 6:30-8:30pm. (2015) Antonelli's Cheese House, 4220 Duval St., 512/531-9610. $50. www.antonellischeese.com

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

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

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

OKTOBERFEST Traditional and special German beer, and bratwurst. Through October 31 Smoke n' Hops, 3799 Hwy. 290 E., Dripping Springs, 512/655-3069.

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

RAW NIGHTS Crudo, ceviche, and poké. Through September 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

TASTE OF THANKSGIVING Everything from vegetarian options to traditional pies. Sat., Nov. 14 - Sun., Nov. 22, (2015) Wheatsville Food Co-op, 3101 Guadalupe, 512/478-2667. www.wheatsville.coop

TEXAS FARMERS' MARKET AT LAKELINE Saturdays, 9am-1pm. Lakeline Mall, 11200 Lakeline Mall Dr., Cedar Park, 512/363-5700. www.texasfarmersmarket.org/lakeline

TEXAS FARMERS' MARKET AT MUELLER Sundays, 10am-2pm. Mueller Lake Park & Browning Hangar, 4209 Airport. www.texasfarmersmarket.org/mueller

THREE COURSE SAVORY TASTING MENU Every evening in December. $30 for wine pairing. Daily through Dec. 30 laV. $60. www.lavaustin.com

TOY DRIVE Three-week toy drive benefiting Dell Children’s Hospital at both Cedar Park locations. Through Dec. 18 PDQ, both locations. www.eatpdq.com

VINTNER DINNER SERIES: WESTCAVE CELLARS WINERY Round Mountain vintner teams up with chef Chris Huffman. Sat., Jan. 23 - Sat., Feb. 27, (2016) Blair House, 100 W. Spoke Hill Dr., Wimberley, 512/847-1111. $70. www.blairhouseinn.com

WEDNESDAY DINNER BUFFET Dinner features an array of food fairs, Russian comfort food, Ukrainian cuisine, Georgian cuisine, Central Asian cuisine, as well as the best traditional drinks like mors, kompot, and Russian tea included in the price. Wed., Nov. 18 - Wed., March 16. Russian House, 307 E. Fifth, 512/428-5442. $30. www.russianhouseofaustin.com

WHISKEY WEDNESDAY December means Scotch. Wed., Dec. 2 - Wed., Dec. 30, 4pm. (2015) 416 Bar & Grille, 5011 Burnet Rd. #150, 512/206-0540. www.416barandgrille.com

WHISKEY WEDNESDAYS Half-priced pours on select bottles of whiskeys. Wed., Nov. 25 - Wed., March 2. Roosevelt Room, 307 W. Fifth, 512/494-4094. www.therooseveltroomatx.com

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