Meal Times

July 12-17

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, 1501 E. Seventh, 512/391-1888. www.lavaustin.com

TIKI TUESDAYS Austin's hippest hotel offers a signature house tiki cocktail and surf tunes from the Avocados every Tuesday night in July. Hotel San Jose, 1316 S. Congress, 512/852-2360. www.sanjosehotel.com

SOCIAL SUNDAZE This new venue above Chicago House is now serving brunch complemented by mimosas, sangria, and DJ music. Sundays through July 27, noon-4pm Upstairs on Trinity, 601 Trinity. www.facebook.com/events/395951450547615

MESMERIZING MEXICO Sample complimentary Mexican foods and wines while taking a virtual tour of Mexico's popular tourist destinations at this travel agency, wine bar, and cafe. RSVP online. Sat., July 12, 2-5pm. (2014) The Departure Lounge, 311 W. Fifth #102. Free. departurelounge.celebrations.com/MesmerisingMexico

FLUFF BAKE BAR POP-UP PASTRY SHOP Chef-owner Ned Elliott welcomes the crew from Houston's popular bakery. Come early for their excellent French pastries paired with Casa Brasil coffees. Sun., July 13, 9am-3pm. (2014) Foreign & Domestic, 306 E. 53rd, 512/459-1010. Free. www.fndaustin.com

INDEPENDENCE! AN AMERICAN & FRENCH INSPIRED DINNER Pay tribute to the forefathers who fought for American and French independence by enjoying a six-course Franco-American dinner paired with American and French wines. Reserve by phone or email. Sun., July 13, 6pm. (2014) Henri's Wine & Cheese, 2026 S. Lamar, 512/442-3373. $100. david@henrischeese.com, www.henrischeese.com

KOOP'S RED-HOT HOOTENANNY & BEST-BY-GOLLY PIE CONTEST Food Network Star fan fave Rodney "Pie Man" Henry will again be on hand to judge entries in the pie contest, so make sure to bring your best! Sun., July 13, 6pm. (2014) Spider House Ballroom, 2906 Fruth, 512/480-9562. $10 at door. www.spiderhousecafe.com

PAJAMA BRUNCH Roll in for the excellent brunch in your PJs at the popular Downtown spot and be rewarded with a complimentary mimosa. Staff will be in their PJs, too, one Sunday every month. Sun., July 13, 10:30am-2:30pm. (2014) The Bonneville, 202 W. Cesar Chavez, 512/428-4643. www.thebonnevilleaustin.com

SAINT ARNOLD BREWING BEER DINNER Round Rock's newest farm-to-table restaurant hosts a five-course dinner prepared by chef Rob Snow and paired with craft brews from St. Arnold. Reserve by phone or email. Sun., July 13, 6:30pm. (2014) Greenhouse Craft Food, 1400 E. Old Settler's #110, Round Rock, 512/366-5567. $45. www.greenhousecraftfood.com

WHOLE HOG ROAST Be sure to arrive early to get a sumptuous plate of roast pork and all the fixins paired with New Belgium brews at this first come, first served party. Sun., July 13, 5pm. (2014) Noble Sandwich Co., 4805 Burnet Rd.. $13.

AUSTIN RESTAURANT WEEK WRAP PARTY & PIG ROAST Celebrate another successful Austin Restaurant week and donate to Meals on Wheels & More at this wrap party. Enjoy roast pork with sides donated by Hardie's and Deep Eddy vodka cocktails. A portion of the ticket price benefits MOWAM. Mon., July 14, 6:30-8pm. (2014) Meals on Wheels and More, 3227 E. Fifth, 512/476-6325. $20. www.mealsonwheelsandmore.org

BASTILLE DAY AT ÉPICERIE Celebrate French liberation with French-influenced offerings on the regular menu, or indulge in some of the special French cheeses stocked by new cheesemonger Daniel Largess especially for the holiday. Mon., July 14, (2014) Épicerie, 2307 Hancock, 512/371-6840. www.epicerieaustin.com

BASTILLE DAY AT PECHE Specials from the kitchen will have a French theme, and the bar will be offering $5 Pernod absinthe and $5 Bastille whiskey all evening. Mon., July 14, 4pm-1am. (2014) Peche, 208 W. Fourth, 512/494-4011. www.pecheaustin.com

TASTE AND DONATE HAPPY HOUR During one week of July, August, and September, the cafe will donate 10% of happy hour proceeds to select nonprofits. July's beneficiary is AIDS Services of Austin featuring wines from Fall Creek Vineyards and artisan foods by former cafe chef/owner, Charles Mayes Mon., July 14 - Sat., July 19, 3-6pm. (2014) Cafe Josie, 1200 W. Sixth, 512/322-9226. www.cafejosie.com

SUMMER WINE DINNER SERIES Enjoy a French-inspired multicourse feast with French wine pairings on the day after Bastille Day. Reserve via email. Tue., July 15, 7pm. (2014) Apothecary Cafe & Wine Bar, 4800 Burnet Rd. #450, 512/371-1600. $60, all inclusive. info@apothecaryaustin.com, www.apothecaryaustin.com

COME AND TASTE IT Enjoy wines from Texas South Wind Winery and craft beer from Live Oak Brewing. Thu., July 17, 5-8pm. (2014) The Grapevine, 1612 Hunter Rd., New Braunfels, 830/606-0093. www.grapevineingruene.com

BIKINIS PAGEANT AND BBQ COOK-OFF Road trip! Plenty of live music, beer, barbecue, and fun at this annual event. Fri., July 18 - Sat., July 19, (2014) Bikinis Texas, 7905 Old San Antonio Rd., Fredericksburg. www.bikinissportsbarandgrill.com

EIGHTIES-NINETIES DISCO NIGHT Party down to hot disco music, dancing, food, and cocktails. Fri., July 18, 10:30pm. (2014) Russian House, 307 E. Fifth, 512/428-5442. Free. www.russianhouseofaustin.com


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

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

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

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

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

MUELLER FARMERS MARKET Sundays, 10am-2pm Mueller Hangar, 4550 Mueller Blvd. www.texasfarmersmarket.org

HOPE FARMERS' MARKET Sundays, 11am-3pm Plaza Saltillo, 401 Comal, 512/727-8363. www.hopefarmersmarket.org

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

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

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

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

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