This Week in Gluttony

These are the 6 best food and drink events in Dallas this week

These are the 6 best food and drink events in Dallas this week

Cane Rosso
Cane Rosso White Rock invites the public to help them celebrate five years in business on Monday, April 16.  Photo courtesy of Cane Rosso

Any week that features pizza as the star of the show is a darn good week in our book. And because it's spring in Texas, there is also beer and crawfish to enjoy.

Thursday, April 12

MidiCi West Village Grand Opening Celebration
This Neopolitan-style pizzeria is known for its chewy and crisp dough topped with all natural ingredients and is joining the Uptown pizza scene this week. To celebrate, guests can enjoy a free margherita pizza from 11 am to 6 pm, no purchase necessary.

Friday, April 13

Symphony in the Park at Torian Cabin/Liberty Park
Messina Hof Grapevine Winery presents its Friday night late night happy hour that includes beautiful music with a great purpose. Enjoy hand-crafted wine cocktails while Texas Chamber Music Project plays classical music. Admission is free and the event kicks off at 7 pm.

Saturday, April 14

Beer Release Party at White Rock Ale House & Brewery
This East Dallas ale house and brewery is celebrating its highly anticipated, inaugural beer release with an epic party. Beers include a blonde ale, a coffee brown ale, a strong American pale ale, and a New England-style IPA. Tickets are $30 and get you a logo glass, two pints of your choice, pig roast with all the fixings, and live music. It's the rare chance to enjoy great beer while supporting local entrepreneurs, from 3-7 pm.

Sunday, April 15

Raise Your Glass Dallas at Texas Discovery Gardens
Sociologie Wine is hosting this chic garden party featuring the brand's newest wine parings, bites prepared by local chefs, specialty vendors for shopping, live entertainment by independent performance artists, exhibits by talented visual artists and music by Grammy award-winning DJ Babey Drew. Guests can also enjoy customized wine cocktails made by local mixologists, swag bags, a life-sized frame for capturing social media photos, and an array of fun games on the lawn. Tickets start at $50 and the event is from 1-6 pm.

Claws for Paws Crawfish Boil at The Reservoir
Cajun crawfish share the spotlight with some precious paws at the third annual boil happening from 1-7 pm. Hungry patrons get 1.5 pounds of tasty crawfish with corn/red new potatoes for $10 or 3 pounds for $20. Pre-ordering meals is highly encouraged so that an accurate amount of crawfish can be prepared for the event. There will also be live music, a bounce house, and pets up for adoptions. Proceeds benefit Habitat 4 Paws.

Monday, April 16

Cane Rosso White Rock 5th Anniversary
The favorite East Dallas pizzeria is turning five, and to celebrate, they are treating people to five items for $5 each. Guests can enjoy a meatball appetizer, bolognese pasta, Honey Bastard pizza, Tiramisu, and a choice of frozen limoncello or a Moscow Mule for $5 each. Outside, the Cane Rosso mobile oven will be parked in the parking lot offering $5 Honey Bastards to-go. The specials start at 5 pm.