Thursday, July 23
Southerleigh Beer Dinner: Stella Public House welcomes its new lineup of handcrafted brews out of The Pearl's latest eatery with a five-course dinner. The lineup includes a Gold Export Lager, Darwinian IPA, Texas Uncommon Ale, Putin's Revenge and Smoke on the Water paired with sautéed mussels, fried and stuffed avocado, orange sesame quail, braised leg of lamb with fresh house pasta and a chocolate lava cake with bacon ice cream. $60 not including tax or gratuity, 7pm, 1414 S. Alamo St., (210) 464-8932 or [email protected].
Filthy Kitchen Pop-Up: It's time for dancing at Phantom Room and what better way to fuel up for ladies-only Cock Block Thursdays than with literal pink tacos and other cheeky menu items from Filthy Kitchen (aka Crossroads Kitchen with sassier a twist). Prices vary, 9pm, 2114 N. St. Mary's St., (210) 214-4257.
Friday, July 24
Food Truck Throwdown & Food Drive: The Boardwalk On Bulverde keeps on kickin' with its signature summer bash that serves as a food drive for the San Antonio Food Bank. Trucks in attendance include Treats on Streets, Gracie's Kitchen Food Truck, Ain't Ya Momma's Pie, Mr. Fish, Sir-Wacha, Chilito's Express Lation Fusion Kitchen, Gilbo's Grill, G Bros. Chicago Style Pizza, Smoke BBQ "The Truck," Philly's Phamous Cheesesteaks, Squares Catering Service, JimBO's Slice of Heaven and Where Y'at Food Truck. Let the kids play on the playground, school bus arcade, moon bounce or mechanical bull. Free admission, food available for purchase from trucks, 6-11pm Friday, noon-11pm Saturday, noon-8pm Sunday, 14732 Bulverde Rd., (210) 850-4472.
Barre & Brew: Freetail Brewing Co. wants to help you burn off those tasty, hoppy calories with a free 30-minute express barre class. Provided by Smart Barre San Antonio, the class is open to 22 students of all shapes, ages and genders. Remember to take your own mat and socks with a good grip. Free sign up online at smartbarrebody.com, 6:30pm, 2000 S. Presa St., (210) 492-2690, facebook.com/freetailtaproom.
Cocktail Rebel: Greasers, pink ladies, cool cats and oldies are going to be front and center during the third annual San Antonio Current Cocktail event at the McNay Art Museum. Don your favorite pin-up or greaser attire and try cocktails from 15 of the city's best bars and 10 hottest restaurants. The evening will include a boozy ice cream social and bombshell burlesque show. $45, 8pm-midnight, 6000 N. New Braunfels Ave., cocktail.sacurrent.com.
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