Our weekly digest spotlights local news and EaDo-related events to keep you in the loop when it comes to the best neighborhood In the Loop. Catch it every week to stay informed.


In this digest: A unique midnight snack, the best mudbug party, and an interview with EaDo’s barbecue innovators.


The hottest hot dogs are in EaDo

Yoyo’s Hot Dogs relocated from Rice Village to outside the 8th Wonder Distillery earlier this year, and business is booming. Read more about the move and their expansion plans. 


Celebrate National Crawfish Day

Pitch 25 Beer Park is going all out for National Crawfish Day this Saturday, April 22. The live music and savory crustaceans will be available for your enjoyment starting at 1 p.m., but the doors open at 11 a.m. Don’t miss it!


J-Bar-M joins the “What’s Eating Eric” podcast

Pitmaster Alec Varnell and general manager Hoffie Ferreira from EaDo’s popular barbecue joint sat down with Culture Map’s Eric Sandler for the latest episode of his podcast. Hear about the restaurant’s evolution and what sets it apart from the competition. 


Local Business Love:


True Anomaly Brewing

Loteria Night returns this Friday. Regardless of your luck, you can’t lose when you’re enjoying one of your favorite craft beers. 


Sunset Rooftop Lounge

DJ Lee and Athens manage the music + SpaceCity Smokehouse brings the grub. Every Sunday on the patio. 


East End Backyard

Get your tickets to the 2023 Backyard BrewFest on April 29 before it’s too late. 


EaDough Pastries & Provisions

The cereal latte is one of many delicious concoctions worth trying. Stop by to taste the latest. 


Tiny Champions 

Beat the heat and enjoy the reopened covered patio on your next visit.