Meal Times

July 17-23

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

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

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

BELGIAN BEER TASTING Pair fine Belgian beers with cheeses from Antonelli's. Sat., July 19, 3pm. (2014) The Ginger Man, 301 Lavaca, 512/473-8801. $40. gm-austin@gingermanpub.com, www.thegingerman.com/austin/

BURBZFEST All-day music fest with food trailers, a craft beer garden, and outdoor games. Sat., July 19, 11-2am. (2014) Little Woodrow's, 6301 Parmer, 512/918-2337. $25. www.burbzfest.com

CHILI & CHILIN' Wineries partner with Hill Country restaurants to present a different chili and wine pairing at each location. No tickets, but regular tasting fees may apply. Sat., July 19, 10am-6pm. (2014) Fredericksburg Wine Road 290, Gillespie County. www.wineroad290.com

QUESOFF IV More than 20 teams are vying to be the queso big cheese. Judges and the crowd vote on the winners. No cover charge, but bags of chips are $5. Sat., July 19, 2-6pm. (2014) Mohawk, 912 Red River, 512/482-8404. www.mohawkaustin.com

SUMMER BEER DINNER Chef Kirk Doyle presents a multicourse meal paired with South Austin Brewery beers. Reserve via email. Sat., July 19, 4pm. (2014) Cover 2, 13701 Research, 512/506-9935. $50. events@cover-2@gmail.com

SUPPER FRIENDS: CELEBRATORY DINNER Chef Jason Carroll celebrates the bounty of summer. Vegetarian options available by request. Sat., July 19, 7pm. (2014) Swoop House at 2Dine4 Catering, 3012 Gonzales, 512/467-6600. $50. www.swoopevents.com

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. Sun., July 20 - Sun., Nov. 30, Cafe Ruckus, 409 W. Second, 512/476-7825. $30. info@caferuckus.com, www.caferuckus.com

CAPITAL CONFECTIONERS DAY OF SHARING Sugar art classes, vendor deals, and a raffle with sweet prizes. Continental breakfast and catered lunch provided. Sun., July 20, 8am-5pm. (2014) Wingate Inn, 1209 N. I-35, Round Rock, 512/341-7000. $45. www.dos.capitalconfectioners.com

TIKI SUNDAYS AT PÉCHÉ Enjoy imaginative tiki cocktails every Sunday; grass skirts and leis optional. Sun., July 20 - Sun., Nov. 30, Peche, 208 W. Fourth, 512/494-4011. www.pecheaustin.com

GO TEXAN RESTAURANT ROUND-UP Restaurants across Texas feature special menu items to raise donations for local food banks. See more online. July 21-27 512/475-0338. www.gotexanrestaurantroundup.com

LITTLE BARREL AND BROWN MONDAY COUNTRY PICNIC Mon., July 21, (2014) Little Barrel And Brown 1716 S. Congress Ave. Austin, TX 78704. $25. info@littlebarrelandbrown.com

TEXAS WHISKEY FLIGHT Sample four Lone Star spirits during the fourth installment of this tasting series. First come, first served. Mon., July 21 - Tue., July 22, 7pm. (2014) Easy Tiger, 709 E. Sixth, 512/614-4972. $30. www.facebook.com/events/287725141411825/

BLENDING FOR BENEFITS: JUICES AND SMOOTHIES Learn how incorporating juices and smoothies into your diet can contribute to a healthier life. Tue., July 22, 6:30-9pm. (2014) The Natural Epicurean Academy of Culinary Arts, 1700 S. Lamar, 512/476-2276. $69. www.naturalepicurean.com

TEQUILA TUESDAY Lucas Hudgins and band are back in the house for this weekly event with food and drink specials. Tue., July 22, 7pm. (2014) Ranch 616, 616 Nueces, 512/479-7616. www.theranch616.com

FLIGHTS AND BITES: SUMMER SIPS AND SNACKS Playful small plates paired expertly with wines. Wed., July 23, 5:30pm. (2014) LaV, 1501 E. Seventh, 512/391-9811. $45. www.lavaustin.com

FUEGO Y FLAMENCO Wed., July 23, (2014) Malaga Tapas & Bar. free, reservation recommended. amanda@vessconsultinggroup.com, goo.gl/zikLQf

NATIONAL TEQUILA DAY Happy hour with free tequila tastings and food specials. Thu., July 24, 4-10pm. (2014) 508 Tequila Bar, 508 E. Eighth, 512/243-7087. www.508austin.com

SUMMER SEAFOOD DINNER Five-course menu featuring lobster, clams, and more. Thu., July 24, 7pm. (2014) Noble Sandwich Co., 4805 Burnet Rd.. $70.

BLACK AND WHITE PARTY Old Hollywood costume contest and swing from Snorky's Rhythm Kings. Cover includes infused cocktail. Fri., July 25, 8:30pm-2am. (2014) Russian House, 307 E. Fifth, 512/428-5442. $10. russianbistro@gmail.com, 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

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

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

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