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: Award-worthy treats, shopping to the beat, and food trucks galore.
Who has the best dumplings in town?
Support a local favorite in the Outsmart Magazine’s Gayest & Greatest Awards. The Dumpling Dudez are in the running for Best Dumplings and Best Cooking Experience. Vote today. Their categories can be found in the Dining Out section.
EaDo is going to rock this weekend
Don’t miss the first ever Rock & Roll Market at East End Backyard. Stop by Saturday, July 31 for the coolest vendors and best live music in town. This free event is family and dog-friendly.
Calling all food truck fans…Sports Creek is hosting the La Placita Houston Food Truck Festival on Saturday, July 31. Enjoy authentic Cuban and Puerto Rican cuisine and dance to live Salsa music from 11 a.m. to Midnight. Entry is free before 3 p.m.
Local Business Love:
Kick off the return of Houston Restaurant Week with a modern Texas meal. Make a reservation for Indianola’s $35 three-course meal, featuring some of the best Gulf Coast ingredients.
Yes, they have chicken chimichurri danishes. What else is there to say other than “go get yours before they’re all gone!”
You choose: A breakfast burger featuring chicken fried steak, or a queso and carne asada cheesesteak burger? There can only be one Burger Battle winner.
Maintenance Clinics are returning. Starting in August, every second Sunday will feature the Women, Trans, Femme Clinic. Every other Wednesday: Bicycle Basics with Multi-Tool Mike.
Need a sweet midweek pick-me-up? Wine & Cake Wednesdays are your chance to grab a bottle of wine AND a slice of cake for just $25. Grab a table or get them to-go.
Pamper your pup with a bath or playdate at EaDo’s doggie destination. Boarding and daycare spots are available if you have any later summer travel plans.