What it be: St. Patrick's Day Celebration at Henderson Tap House
When it do: Thursday, March 16 and Friday, March 17
Where dat is: 2323 N. Henderson Ave.
Deep Ellum venues on Main Street open their doors every third Thursday evening for a Wine Walk that's perfect for the shopper whose resveratrol levels could use a little pick-me-up. This Thursday is no regular wine walk, however: It's the St. Patrick's Day wine walk, which means you can wear kilts with impunity. For $10 you get a specially designed wine glass which will be topped off as you meander through participating venues.
What it be: Deep Ellum Wine Walk - St. Patrick's Shindig
When it do: 6-9 p.m. Thursday, March 6
Where dat is: 2650-B Main St.
Looking for a more sophisticated way to mark St. Pat's? VomFASS has got you covered with their Irish whiskey tasting event. Participants will be treated to appetizers, whiskey and whiskey education. They'll leave slightly uninhibited, with a complimentary Glencairn glass in hand and enough whiskey facts to impress strangers at their next four cocktail parties. The cost is $35 per guest and may be reserved by calling 469-579-4449.
What it be: St. Patrick's Day Irish Whiskey Tasting
When it do: 6: p.m. Thursday, March 6
Where dat is: 8315 Preston Road Suite 300, Plano
What it be: Tyler Street Market
When it do: 8 a.m.-1 p.m. every Saturday
Where dat is: 922 W. 9th St.
What it be: Bacon And Beer Classic: Pop-Up Edition
When it do: Saturday, March 8; multiple entry times
Where dat is: 2303 Pittman St.
Do you wish you could bottle the smell of diesel fuel mixed with gyro meat and wear it like it's Chanel No. 5? If so, you might want to check out the Food Truck Frenzy at Klyde Warren Park. Over 20 trucks will set up shop, turning the park into food central station. Grab a bite or two, play some lawn games and enjoy live music as part of Nissan's Nightlife Concert Series. This event is free to attend.
What it be: Food Truck Frenzy / Nissan Nightlife Concert Series
When it do: 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Saturday, March 18
Where dat is: 2012 Woodall Rodgers Fwy.
What it be: 6-Pack Trail, Bike Cruise & Craft Beer Tour
When it do: 11:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, March 18
Where dat is: Luck, 3011 Gulden Lane Suite 112
What it be: Barks N' Brews
When it do: 1-3 p.m. Saturday, March 18
Where dat is: 1001 N. Riverfront Blvd.
Eating and drinking your way through Sam's Club is fun and all, but why not elevate your sample game this Saturday at the House of Blues? HoB is where 15 Texas breweries will showcase their finest libations, which will be paired with some tasty treats. The best part: 18 local bands are scheduled to perform as you samp. it. up. Sampling tickets start at $29 each.
What it be: Local Brews, Local Grooves
When it do: 4-11 p.m. Saturday, March 26
Where dat is: 2200 N. Lamar St.