Here’s a look at this weekend’s foodie events and tasty drinks:
Latin Restaurant Weeks
From Friday to June 30
Latin Restaurant Weeks returns for its fourth year this Friday, feeding hungry locals and raising awareness among Houston’s Latin chefs, restaurateurs, caterers and bartenders. More than 50 Houston spots will feature special dishes and menus showcasing a wide range of traditional Latin American cooking techniques, including Gloria’s Latin Cuisine, Las Brasas Charcoal Chicken, 5411 Empanadas, Chilosos Taco House, Corn, Segundo Coffee Lab and more.
Friday, 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. (pick up)
941 West 18th
Eureka Heights has partnered with The Dumpling Dudez for a colorful beer and dumpling pairing, with a portion of the proceeds benefiting the Montrose Center. Each to-go pack comes with four 16-ounce cans of Lavender Bunny Cream Ale, along with cooking instructions and a dozen rainbow dumplings in flavors including pork, leek and shiitake mushrooms, vegan curry mash and the Korean bulgogi bacon cheeseburger. Pre-orders are $40 and kits will be available for pickup at the Eureka Heights Brewery from 4-7 p.m.
Black Is Primary Juneteenth Festival in POST Houston
Saturday, 10 a.m. to midnight
Home to Barbara Jordan’s former post office, POST Houston will host her June 16 partyhonoring civil rights leader Barbara Jordan and honoring black heritage through storytelling, cultural performances, art, lectures and food.
Saturday, 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.
8217 Long Point
The Spring Branch location of Feges BBQ celebrates its first anniversary with a whole pig. Co-owner Patrick Feges will cook a whole hog on the patio, and the day will include whole hog specialties, half-price Lone Star beers and $20 Lone Star buckets, merchandise deals, sauces and rubs, and live music on the patio.
father’s day dinner
From barbecue, burgers, bourbon and family brunches to special Father’s Day beers and a Hops for Pops event, check out our Father’s Day restaurant guide to find out where to eat, drink and celebrate dad in Houston this fathers Day.