• Derby Delights: The Kentucky Derby is this Saturday, and Civil Kitchen is getting in on the fun. This is their sixth year offering their Kentucky Derby Tasting event. The five-course tasting menu features drink pairings with every course. And to get into the spirit of the race, there are prizes for Best Hat, Best Dressed and whoever can guess who the winning horse and their time will be. So break out that big hat, and have some fun!
• Star Wars Inspo: Greek Belly is having some fun with their delicious Greek Eats on Thursday with their May the Fourth Be With You event. Come in for aptly named dishes like Boba Fetta, Jabba the Hummus, Yoda Soda, Sarlac Pitta, Jawa Bites and more. If you’re really feeling the fandom, come in Star Wars wear.
• Meat-Free Barbecue: Head to Mother’s Brewing Company on Monday, May 8 for a vegan comfort food pop-up event with meatless eats prepared by Southern Fried Vegan. At Vegan Brews N BBQ, there will be vegan versions of fried chicken, barbecue, jambalaya, beer-cheese battered burgers and more.
• More from Mothers: Speaking of Mother’s Brewing Co., their annual Mother’s Day Festival starts this weekend too. This fest spans the next three weekends, and is packed with fun. There are more than a dozen bands providing live music, plus food trucks on hand like Almighty Sando, Tinga Tacos, Greek Belly, Lunar Lunchbox and I Love Tacos. Plus some tasty Mother’s brews of course. Bring blankets and camp chairs to throw down on the Mother’s lawn at this family-friendly event.