Have you made your weekend plans yet? Don’t wait – your Addison weekend guide is here! Whether you’re looking for a dinner spot, live music, happy hour, or fun activities, these 7 things to do this week have you covered.
4440 Belt Line Rd., Addison, TX 75001
Find some of the best Happy Hour deals at Chuy’s. Get their house margarita for only $5.50 and domestic beers for $3.50 from 4 pm – 7 pm every Monday through Friday. Nothing goes better with a margarita than chips and dip, and Chuy’s offers fresh salsas, guacamole, and queso.
#2. El Rincon Mexican Kitchen & Tequila Bar
5004 Addison Cir., Addison, TX 75001
El Rincon Mexican Kitchen & Tequila Bar has you covered with Margaritas and Mexican favorites. With over 70 different tequila options, you’re sure to find something you enjoy. Try their margarita flight, which utilized house-infused tequila to make 3 different Margaritas! Reverse Happy Hour is also offered for busy professionals that can’t make it during normal hours – all day every Monday!
#3. May Dragon
4848 Belt Line Rd., Dallas, TX 75254
2021 Readers’ Choice Awards Winner for Favorite Chinese Restaurant and owned by none other than the Mayor of Addison, Joe
Chow, May Dragon is an Addison staple. Their mouth-watering menu includes favorites such as Kung Pao Beef, Ma Po Tofu, and Orange Chicken. Start your meal with Crab Rangoon or Barbeque Spare Ribs, and you are in for a treat! Don’t feel like leaving the house? Order takeout online here!
#4. Little Greek Fresh Grill
5290 Belt Line Rd., Addison, TX 75254
Another Readers’ Choice Awards Winner, this time for Favorite Mediterranean Restaurant, Little Greek Fresh Grill is your go-to for Greek food. Their pitas and wraps steal the show, featuring a classic Gyro Pita, Chicken Pita, the vegetarian Falafel Pita, and so much more. They also have an array of soups, salads, dinner platters, and more.
#5. Vitruvian Salsa Festival featuring Tumbaka
3966 Vitruvian Way, Addison, TX 75001
Things are heating up this summer in Addison, and we’re not talking about the temperature! Every Saturday night in August, Vitruvian Park is hosting the Vitruvian Salsa Festival! This week, Havana NRG takes the stage to perform live music for the event. Bring your dancing shoes to Vitruvian Park’s Amphitheater for live music, salsa lessons, gourmet food trucks, and more. This week’s festival takes place on August 27 and runs from 6 pm to 10 pm with salsa lessons at 6:30.
Arts and Entertainment
#6. Village on the Parkway 9
5100 Belt Line Rd. Ste 220, Addison, TX 75254
Kick back and relax in the reclining chairs at Village on the Parkway 9. Catch the latest comedy, horror film, or drama at this Village on the Parkway theatre. Make seeing a movie a breeze by purchasing tickets ahead of time online or on the app, and reserve the seat you want. Stop by the concession stand for popcorn and Icees to elevate your movie experience.
#7. Galleria Ice Skating Center
13550 Dallas Pkwy. #200, Dallas, TX 75240
Spend the day ice skating at the Galleria Ice Skating Center! This rink located in the heart of the Galleria Dallas Mall welcomes skaters of all levels, from beginners to pros, and you’ll even occasionally catch an Olympic skater showing off their skills. Hours of operation change daily, so click here to view the hours. Admission is $12, and skate rental is $5. Make sure you bring socks, because all skaters are required to wear socks with a skate rental.