What: Corn Dog Ale Release with Fletcher’s
When: 5 to 9 p.m. Friday, Sept. 18
Where: Revolver Bldg. 5 Taproom, 1650 E. Randol Mill Road, Arlington
The WRQ BBQ festival may not happen, but the brewery is still offering lunch and beer to go with live music. Oak Highlands Brewery is also using the event to contribute to the Dallas Area Rape Crisis Center.
What: WRQ Oktoberfest
When: noon to 6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 19
Where: Oak Highlands Brewery, 10484 Brockwood Road
The last day to register to vote is Oct. 5, and the folks at José are making it a little easier to make that deadline. Filling out the form is quick — do that then take your time with street tacos and margaritas in the parking lot.
What: Voter Registration
When: 5 to 8 p.m. Monday, Sept. 21
Where: José, 4931 W. Lovers Lane (North Dallas)
For the first year, the State Fair of Texas is transforming to a drive-thru experience, and it opens Sept. 25. Fair food and photo packages run $65 (feeds one to two people) to $99 (three to four people).
What: Big Tex Fair Food Drive-Thru
When: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, Sept. 25
Where: Fair Park, 3809 Grand Ave. (South Dallas)
Indulge in an afternoon of oysters and beer on the patio of Knife. Expect all-you-can-eat oysters by Rappahannock Oyster Co. and brews from Texas Ale Project.
What: Oyster Fest
When: 4 to 6 p.m. Friday, Sept. 25
Where: Knife, 5300 E. Mockingbird Lane