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 gala that matters, world-class soccer with a Texas twist, and brand-new local art to explore


Pride Gala

Celebrate Pride Month on Saturday, June 12, at East End Backyard’s inaugural event benefiting PWA Holiday Charities. The gala kicks off at 8 p.m. featuring Shy Ann, Angela Mercy, Ashlee Houston and more. No cover charge. 


Score some tasty crawfish and lots of soccer this weekend

Don’t miss any of this year’s Euro Cup action! Pitch 25’s doors open at 8 a.m. on Sunday for Brunch, Bugs and Band presented by HSA Living @EaDo. 


5 New Murals in EaDo

Check out the Big Walls, Big Dreams mural map to find new public art in EaDo and neighboring East End. Complete the East End Crawl for a self-guided tour with plenty of food and drink along the way. 


Local Business Love:


Two slices of pizza and a soda for only 10 bucks? That makes your lunch plans an easy decision. Offer valid 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Tuesday through Sunday.


8th Wonder and True Anomaly 

Ready for a double dose of Belgian beers? This joint project of neighboring EaDo breweries launches Friday at 6 p.m., complete with live music at both locations. Stop in for your taste of Captain Anomaly and CMDR Wonderlic. 


Combined Arms

Veterans and families can find essential help at a June 26 Mobile Food Pantry Plus+. Food, COVID vaccines and more await soldiers in need at 2929 McKinney St. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Not a veteran, consider donating to this important EaDo event. 


Dumpling Dudez

Enjoy colorful dumplings for a good cause. In honor of Pride Month, net proceeds from Rainbow Packs and Rainbow Experiences will benefit the Montrose Center’s Hatch Youth program. 


Facet Seven

EaDo’s fitness playground continues to offer innovative ways to hit the gym, and their newest doesn’t even require you to leave your living room. Online coaching is now available. Now you can pump iron from the couch.  



This talented EaDo baking crew is once again competing for a CultureMap Tastemaker Award. If you haven’t already, experience one of the tasty treats that has them among the nominees for Pastry Chef of the Year.