Food Events

Friday 18

CHUY'S 29TH ANNUAL GREEN CHILE FESTIVAL Celebrate the return of everyone's favorite New Mexico import. Mon., Aug. 14 - Sun., Sept. 3, (2017) All area locations. www.chuys.com

HATCH CHILE FESTIVAL Central Market celebrates the world-famous green chile pepper from Hatch, N.M., with in-store events, cooking classes, products, recipes and more. Wed., Aug. 9 - Tue., Aug. 22, (2017) Central Market, both locations. www.centralmarket.com

NATIONAL HONEY MONTH Round Rock Honey teams up with local restaurants to make special cocktails and dishes all month. One dollar from each special goes to the Sustainable Food Center. Full list of participants online. Tue., Aug. 1 - Thu., Aug. 31, (2017) Various locations. www.fb.com/events/1960528767559409

NEW VODKA CLUB Prizes, demos, tastings, and a special lecture by UT professor Marina Alexandrova. Fri., Aug. 18, 8pm-2am. (2017) Russian House, 307 E. Fifth, 512/428-5442. Free-$100. www.russianhouseofaustin.com

POP-UP FOOD TRUCK PARK Austin's favorites park at Fair Market throughout the month. Follow @FairMarketATX to see schedule. Tue., Aug. 1 - Thu., Aug. 31, 11am-7pm. (2017) Fair Market, 1100 E. Fifth, 512/494-9093. www.fairmarketaustin.com

THE GENEROUS POUR WINE TASTING Taste up to seven spectacular wines. Daily; through Sept. 3 The Capital Grille, 117 W. Fourth, 512/322-2005. $28 (entrée purchase required). www.thecapitalgrille.com

Saturday 19

BEE-YONCÉ BRUNCH Join the Bey hive with brunch, themed cocktails, and Beyoncé’s best spun by DJ Kid Slyce. Sat., Aug. 19, 10:30am-3pm. (2017) Trace at the W Hotel, 200 Lavaca, 512/542-3660. www.traceaustin.com

CHUY'S 29TH ANNUAL GREEN CHILE FESTIVAL Celebrate the return of everyone's favorite New Mexico import. Mon., Aug. 14 - Sun., Sept. 3, (2017) All area locations. www.chuys.com

FARM TO FORT FARMERS' MARKET Every Saturday Buzz Mill Coffee, 1505 Town Creek, 512/912-9221. www.buzzmillcoffee.com

GERMAN WINE TASTING WITH MASTER SOMMELIER JUNE RODIL The wine & beverage director of McGuire Moorman Hospitality and partner in June’s All Day guides you through the diversity of German wine. Sat., Aug. 19, noon-3pm Austin Wine Merchant, 512 W. Sixth, 512/499-0512. www.theaustinwinemerchant.com

GOODALL'S AFTERNOON TEA Mmmmm, sip your weekend afternoons away with a selection of organic blends from Austin-based Zhi Teas and an assortment of traditional tea sandwiches, pastries, and confectionary sweets. Saturdays & Sundays, 3-5pm. Goodall's Kitchen, 1900 Rio Grande, at the Hotel Ella, 512/628-4200. $15-25. www.goodallskitchen.com

GRAPE STOMP & HARVEST FESTIVAL Two weekends featuring wine tastings, a celebrity chef lunch and demo, casual food on the patio, bocce ball, ping pong, tours and guided boat tours to Fall Creek Falls – plus activities for kids including a castle bounce. Sat., Aug. 26, 11am-5pm Fall Creek Vineyards, 1820 CR 222, Tow, 325/379-5361. www.fcv.com

HATCH CHILE FESTIVAL Central Market celebrates the world-famous green chile pepper from Hatch, N.M., with in-store events, cooking classes, products, recipes and more. Wed., Aug. 9 - Tue., Aug. 22, (2017) Central Market, both locations. www.centralmarket.com

NATIONAL HONEY MONTH Round Rock Honey teams up with local restaurants to make special cocktails and dishes all month. One dollar from each special goes to the Sustainable Food Center. Full list of participants online. Tue., Aug. 1 - Thu., Aug. 31, (2017) Various locations. www.fb.com/events/1960528767559409

POP-UP FOOD TRUCK PARK Austin's favorites park at Fair Market throughout the month. Follow @FairMarketATX to see schedule. Tue., Aug. 1 - Thu., Aug. 31, 11am-7pm. (2017) Fair Market, 1100 E. Fifth, 512/494-9093. www.fairmarketaustin.com

SWEET LEAF TEA #SWEEKEND TAKEOVER AT THE PICNIC FOOD TRUCK PARK Build your own drink with your favorite flavor. Sat., Aug. 19, noon-8pm The Picnic, 1720 Barton Springs Rd..

THE GENEROUS POUR WINE TASTING Taste up to seven spectacular wines. Daily; through Sept. 3 The Capital Grille, 117 W. Fourth, 512/322-2005. $28 (entrée purchase required). www.thecapitalgrille.com

Sunday 20

AUSTIN CHRONICLE HOT SAUCE FESTIVAL The heat is on. Hundreds of restaurants, commercial bottlers, and home cooks battle for hot sauce glory – plus food and drinks, cooking demos with top chefs, live music, and ice cream. Proceeds benefit the Central Texas Food Bank. Sun., Aug. 20 Fiesta Gardens, 2101 Jesse E. Segovia St., 512/480-8318. Free with donation.

BANGIN’ BRUNCH THIS #SWEEKEND WITH SWEET LEAF TEA Sun., Aug. 20, 11:30am-3pm. (2017) Gibson Street Bar, 1109 S. Lamar, 512/386-1345. www.gibsonstreetbar.com

BURGER BRUNCH The Burger Brunch goes Broadway. Sun., Aug. 13 - Sun., Aug. 27, 11am-4pm. (2017) El Sapo Botanas y Burgers. www.elsapoatx.com

CHUY'S 29TH ANNUAL GREEN CHILE FESTIVAL Celebrate the return of everyone's favorite New Mexico import. Mon., Aug. 14 - Sun., Sept. 3, (2017) All area locations. www.chuys.com

COCHON555 HERITAGE PIG BBQ COMPETITION Five local chefs will be given one whole heritage breed pig and a week to prepare six dishes out of the animal, which will be scored by 20 notable judges. In addition to tasting the presented dishes, guests will be able to enjoy drinks on the terrace, bites from local kitchens, and cocktail- and wine-pairing competitions. For more information, click here. Sun., Aug. 20, 4-7:30pm. (2017) Four Seasons Hotel, 98 San Jacinto, 512/478-4500. $125-$400. www.fourseasons.com/austin

EASY TIGER FREE SUMMER SERIES Food specials, theme parties, and free screenings of some of your favorite summertime films. Sundays through Aug. 27, 9pm Easy Tiger, 709 E. Sixth, 512/614-4972. www.easytigeraustin.com

GOODALL'S AFTERNOON TEA Mmmmm, sip your weekend afternoons away with a selection of organic blends from Austin-based Zhi Teas and an assortment of traditional tea sandwiches, pastries, and confectionary sweets. Saturdays & Sundays, 3-5pm. Goodall's Kitchen, 1900 Rio Grande, at the Hotel Ella, 512/628-4200. $15-25. www.goodallskitchen.com

HATCH CHILE FESTIVAL Central Market celebrates the world-famous green chile pepper from Hatch, N.M., with in-store events, cooking classes, products, recipes and more. Wed., Aug. 9 - Tue., Aug. 22, (2017) Central Market, both locations. www.centralmarket.com

ICE CREAM SOCIAL Earn your spoon by donating school supplies in exchange for scoops of chef Angel Begaye’s sweet treats. Sun., Aug. 20, 3-5pm. (2017) Trace at the W Hotel, 200 Lavaca, 512/542-3660. Free with donation of school supplies. www.traceaustin.com

NATIONAL HONEY MONTH Round Rock Honey teams up with local restaurants to make special cocktails and dishes all month. One dollar from each special goes to the Sustainable Food Center. Full list of participants online. Tue., Aug. 1 - Thu., Aug. 31, (2017) Various locations. www.fb.com/events/1960528767559409

PARKSIDE'S SUMMER SOCIAL SERIES WITH CHEF LYLE BENTO Chef Lyle Bento of Houston's Southern Goods collaborates with parkside chef Nathan Lemley for an evening of small bites and cocktail pairings. Sun., Aug. 20, 6:30pm. (2017) parkside, 301 E. Sixth, 512/474-9898. $35. www.parkside-austin.com

POP-UP FOOD TRUCK PARK Austin's favorites park at Fair Market throughout the month. Follow @FairMarketATX to see schedule. Tue., Aug. 1 - Thu., Aug. 31, 11am-7pm. (2017) Fair Market, 1100 E. Fifth, 512/494-9093. www.fairmarketaustin.com

SUMMER SOCIAL Executive chef Nathan Lemley welcomes guest chef Lyle Bento of Southern Goods in Houston for an intimate meal on Parkside's second floor patio overlooking Sixth Street. Sun., Aug. 20, 6:30-10pm. (2017) parkside, 301 E. Sixth, 512/474-9898. $35. www.parkside-austin.com

THE GENEROUS POUR WINE TASTING Taste up to seven spectacular wines. Daily; through Sept. 3 The Capital Grille, 117 W. Fourth, 512/322-2005. $28 (entrée purchase required). www.thecapitalgrille.com

WINE DOWN SUNDAY: ROSÉ DAY Think pink with rosés by the glass, a flight of American rosés, and a flight of French rosés – plus special food pairings. Sun., Aug. 20, 11am-4pm. (2017) Easy Tiger, 709 E. Sixth, 512/614-4972. www.easytigeraustin.com

Monday 21

CENTRAL MARKET COOKING CLASSES Check out the CM Cooking School for a full slate of classes covering everything from savories to sweets, from paella to pork to pomegranate au gratin. And, word to the wise, longtime (and way popular) instructor Cindy "Knife Skills" Haenel will be retiring in January – as we report in full right here – so now is the time to schedule a class and glean some sharp acumen from this hometown guru of gastronomy. Daily Central Market North Cooking School, 4001 N. Lamar, 512/206-1014. www.centralmarket.com/cooking-school

CHUY'S 29TH ANNUAL GREEN CHILE FESTIVAL Celebrate the return of everyone's favorite New Mexico import. Mon., Aug. 14 - Sun., Sept. 3, (2017) All area locations. www.chuys.com

GELATO HAPPY HOUR Celebrate back-to-school with gelato. Mon., Aug. 21 - Sat., Aug. 26, 3-5pm. (2017) The Tasty Spoon, 1413 S. First, 512/535-3617.

HATCH CHILE FESTIVAL Central Market celebrates the world-famous green chile pepper from Hatch, N.M., with in-store events, cooking classes, products, recipes and more. Wed., Aug. 9 - Tue., Aug. 22, (2017) Central Market, both locations. www.centralmarket.com

NATIONAL HONEY MONTH Round Rock Honey teams up with local restaurants to make special cocktails and dishes all month. One dollar from each special goes to the Sustainable Food Center. Full list of participants online. Tue., Aug. 1 - Thu., Aug. 31, (2017) Various locations. www.fb.com/events/1960528767559409

POP-UP FOOD TRUCK PARK Austin's favorites park at Fair Market throughout the month. Follow @FairMarketATX to see schedule. Tue., Aug. 1 - Thu., Aug. 31, 11am-7pm. (2017) Fair Market, 1100 E. Fifth, 512/494-9093. www.fairmarketaustin.com

THE GENEROUS POUR WINE TASTING Taste up to seven spectacular wines. Daily; through Sept. 3 The Capital Grille, 117 W. Fourth, 512/322-2005. $28 (entrée purchase required). www.thecapitalgrille.com

Tuesday 22

CHUY'S 29TH ANNUAL GREEN CHILE FESTIVAL Celebrate the return of everyone's favorite New Mexico import. Mon., Aug. 14 - Sun., Sept. 3, (2017) All area locations. www.chuys.com

GELATO HAPPY HOUR Celebrate back-to-school with gelato. Mon., Aug. 21 - Sat., Aug. 26, 3-5pm. (2017) The Tasty Spoon, 1413 S. First, 512/535-3617.

HATCH CHILE FESTIVAL Central Market celebrates the world-famous green chile pepper from Hatch, N.M., with in-store events, cooking classes, products, recipes and more. Wed., Aug. 9 - Tue., Aug. 22, (2017) Central Market, both locations. www.centralmarket.com

NATIONAL HONEY MONTH Round Rock Honey teams up with local restaurants to make special cocktails and dishes all month. One dollar from each special goes to the Sustainable Food Center. Full list of participants online. Tue., Aug. 1 - Thu., Aug. 31, (2017) Various locations. www.fb.com/events/1960528767559409

POP-UP FOOD TRUCK PARK Austin's favorites park at Fair Market throughout the month. Follow @FairMarketATX to see schedule. Tue., Aug. 1 - Thu., Aug. 31, 11am-7pm. (2017) Fair Market, 1100 E. Fifth, 512/494-9093. www.fairmarketaustin.com

TAROT & TEQUILA TUESDAYS Tequila drink specials are in your future. Tue., Aug. 8 - Tue., Aug. 22, 5pm-2am. (2017) Irene's, 506 West Ave., 512/298-0853. www.irenesaustin.com

THE GENEROUS POUR WINE TASTING Taste up to seven spectacular wines. Daily; through Sept. 3 The Capital Grille, 117 W. Fourth, 512/322-2005. $28 (entrée purchase required). www.thecapitalgrille.com

Wednesday 23

BEER RELEASE: TINY BARREL SERIES GOLDEN CHEEKED WILD BARREL Wed., Aug. 23, 3-10pm. (2017) Blue Owl Brewing, 2400 E. Cesar Chavez, 512/593-1262. www.blueowlbrewing.com

CHUY'S 29TH ANNUAL GREEN CHILE FESTIVAL Celebrate the return of everyone's favorite New Mexico import. Mon., Aug. 14 - Sun., Sept. 3, (2017) All area locations. www.chuys.com

GELATO HAPPY HOUR Celebrate back-to-school with gelato. Mon., Aug. 21 - Sat., Aug. 26, 3-5pm. (2017) The Tasty Spoon, 1413 S. First, 512/535-3617.

NATIONAL HONEY MONTH Round Rock Honey teams up with local restaurants to make special cocktails and dishes all month. One dollar from each special goes to the Sustainable Food Center. Full list of participants online. Tue., Aug. 1 - Thu., Aug. 31, (2017) Various locations. www.fb.com/events/1960528767559409

POP-UP FOOD TRUCK PARK Austin's favorites park at Fair Market throughout the month. Follow @FairMarketATX to see schedule. Tue., Aug. 1 - Thu., Aug. 31, 11am-7pm. (2017) Fair Market, 1100 E. Fifth, 512/494-9093. www.fairmarketaustin.com

THE GENEROUS POUR WINE TASTING Taste up to seven spectacular wines. Daily; through Sept. 3 The Capital Grille, 117 W. Fourth, 512/322-2005. $28 (entrée purchase required). www.thecapitalgrille.com

Thursday 24

BEER + BLUEGRASS Thursdays, 7-10pm St. Elmo Brewing Co., 440 E. St. Elmo, 737/300-1965. www.stelmobrewing.com

CENTRAL MARKET COOKING CLASSES Check out the CM Cooking School for a full slate of classes covering everything from savories to sweets, from paella to pork to pomegranate au gratin. And, word to the wise, longtime (and way popular) instructor Cindy "Knife Skills" Haenel will be retiring in January – as we report in full right here – so now is the time to schedule a class and glean some sharp acumen from this hometown guru of gastronomy. Daily Central Market North Cooking School, 4001 N. Lamar, 512/206-1014. www.centralmarket.com/cooking-school

CHUY'S 29TH ANNUAL GREEN CHILE FESTIVAL Celebrate the return of everyone's favorite New Mexico import. Mon., Aug. 14 - Sun., Sept. 3, (2017) All area locations. www.chuys.com

GELATO HAPPY HOUR Celebrate back-to-school with gelato. Mon., Aug. 21 - Sat., Aug. 26, 3-5pm. (2017) The Tasty Spoon, 1413 S. First, 512/535-3617.

NATIONAL HONEY MONTH Round Rock Honey teams up with local restaurants to make special cocktails and dishes all month. One dollar from each special goes to the Sustainable Food Center. Full list of participants online. Tue., Aug. 1 - Thu., Aug. 31, (2017) Various locations. www.fb.com/events/1960528767559409

POP-UP FOOD TRUCK PARK Austin's favorites park at Fair Market throughout the month. Follow @FairMarketATX to see schedule. Tue., Aug. 1 - Thu., Aug. 31, 11am-7pm. (2017) Fair Market, 1100 E. Fifth, 512/494-9093. www.fairmarketaustin.com

THE GENEROUS POUR WINE TASTING Taste up to seven spectacular wines. Daily; through Sept. 3 The Capital Grille, 117 W. Fourth, 512/322-2005. $28 (entrée purchase required). www.thecapitalgrille.com

Friday 25

BIRDS, BREWS, AND TATTOOS Celebrate the launch of Golden Cheeked Wild Barrel and stay for the winners of the Avian Ink Contest. Full details online. Fri., Aug. 25, 7pm. (2017) Blue Owl Brewing, 2400 E. Cesar Chavez, 512-300-2473. Free. www.blueowlbrewing.com

CHOCOLATE HAPPY HOUR Beat the heat with tours of the production facility and complimentary handcrafted chocolates. Fri., Aug. 25, 4-6pm. (2017) Maggie Louise Confections, 1017 E. Sixth, 888/886-2342. Free. www.maggielouiseconfections.com

CHUY'S 29TH ANNUAL GREEN CHILE FESTIVAL Celebrate the return of everyone's favorite New Mexico import. Mon., Aug. 14 - Sun., Sept. 3, (2017) All area locations. www.chuys.com

COCKTAILS 101 - A HYE RUM EXPERIENCE Learn the art of the cocktail with Hye Rum co-founder and bar program director Stephanie Houston. Fri., Aug. 25, 6-7:30pm. (2017) Hye Rum, 11247 US-290, Stonewall. $45. www.hyerum.com

GELATO HAPPY HOUR Celebrate back-to-school with gelato. Mon., Aug. 21 - Sat., Aug. 26, 3-5pm. (2017) The Tasty Spoon, 1413 S. First, 512/535-3617.

NATIONAL HONEY MONTH Round Rock Honey teams up with local restaurants to make special cocktails and dishes all month. One dollar from each special goes to the Sustainable Food Center. Full list of participants online. Tue., Aug. 1 - Thu., Aug. 31, (2017) Various locations. www.fb.com/events/1960528767559409

POP-UP FOOD TRUCK PARK Austin's favorites park at Fair Market throughout the month. Follow @FairMarketATX to see schedule. Tue., Aug. 1 - Thu., Aug. 31, 11am-7pm. (2017) Fair Market, 1100 E. Fifth, 512/494-9093. www.fairmarketaustin.com

THE GENEROUS POUR WINE TASTING Taste up to seven spectacular wines. Daily; through Sept. 3 The Capital Grille, 117 W. Fourth, 512/322-2005. $28 (entrée purchase required). www.thecapitalgrille.com

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