What: Taste of HALL
When: 6-9 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 12
Where: The Artisan Dallas, 2330 Flora St. (Arts District)
What: El Fenix Downtown’s 101st Celebration - $1.01 Cheese Enchiladas
When: 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 12
Where: 1601 McKinney Ave., Dallas
Tickets: None required. Dine-in only. Limit one per guest at $1.01.
Sample beer and cider from more than 30 national and local breweries at this adults-only event in the Wilds of Africa. Experience animal encounters, chats with zoo keepers, games and music by DJ Natural Hiiigh. Tickets include a Brew at the Zoo souvenir beer sampling mug and a beer card that gets you six 4-ounce sample pours. Additional beer cards can be purchased at the event for $10.
What: Brew at the Zoo
When: 7-10 p.m. Friday, Sept. 13
Where: Dallas Zoo, 650 S. R.L. Thornton Freeway (southern Dallas)
Texas chefs will present food, wine and craft beer from around the world at this Saturday’s Chef Fest. Tickets include all food and drink from more than 20 Dallas spots, including Peticolas Brewery, Bistecca Restaurant, Henry’s Ice Cream, Royal Cup Coffee and Checkered Past Winery.
What: Chef Fest
When: 6-9 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 14
Where: Hyatt Regency Dallas, 300 Reunion Blvd. (downtown)
Celebrate the real Mexican Independence Day (not Cinco de Mayo) with all-you-can-eat tamales from La Popular Tamale House. For just $10, enjoy as many tamales as your stomach can handle. Or pick up a $55 tamale fiesta to-go for 10 people.
What: Celebrate 16 de Septembre
When: 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 14
Where: La Popular Tamale House, 4823 Bryan St. (East Dallas)
Tickets: $10 at the door
What: Uchi Champagne Dinner featuring Krug and Ruinart
When: 6-9 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 15
Where: Uchi 2817 Maple Ave. (Uptown)
Tickets: $195 each. Email Johnny Villarreal to reserve your seat.