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 tasty festival, incredible fashions, and postseason baseball. 


The Southern Smoke Festival arrives in EaDo

The country’s best chefs are descending on Houston this weekend, taking over seven acres of East Downtown this Sunday, from 8th Wonder to Vinny’s & Miss Carousel. Tickets are still available for the 4-8 p.m. fundraising event featuring food, drinks, live music, and more. 


The After Dark fundraiser is back and cooler than ever

See the latest fashion creations from Magpies & Peacocks at their annual runway show and fundraiser on Friday. Tennis legend John McEnroe will be the special guest at the VIP cocktail hour and will perform with his band at the after-party. Buy your tickets here


Championship baseball is on every screen

The Astros head to New York to continue their playoff run this weekend, but there’s no shortage of local watch parties. Enjoy some of the neighborhood’s best foods, drinks, and atmospheres while you cheer on the home team at East End Hardware, East End Backyard, Little Woodrow’s EaDo, Pitch 25, Rodeo Goat, Texas Tailgate, True Anomaly Brewing, 8th Wonder Brewery, or J-Bar-M Barbecue



Local Business Love:



Start your holiday shopping early with a great selection of scooters to choose from. 


The Secret Group

It’s just $10 to enjoy the funniest local talent this Friday. Can’t make it? Wind down your weekend on Sunday at the 8th Wonder Comedy Hour


Alchemy Salon

Find out which products these local stylists love the most. 


EaDo Bike Co. 

Newer isn’t always better. Check out their rotating inventory of consignment bikes. 


Tout Suite

There are no tricks, just treats inside this adorable Boo Box of Halloween sweets.  


EaDo Fitness

Find the right class to match your fitness level, goals, and schedule.