Start making your weekend plans now, because your weekend guide is here! Read on to get some ideas of plans you can make this weekend, from happy hour activities to exploring Addison’s arts, there’s plenty to do in the North Dallas Corridor this weekend.
#1. Sidecar Social
5100 Belt Line Rd., Dallas, TX 75254
Sidecar Social has over 20,000 square feet of space to lounge, listen to live music, sing karaoke, and play games like bocce ball and corn hole. The restaurant has an indoor lounge space as well as a patio with plenty of seating and heaters. Happy hour is every Monday through Friday from 11 am – 6 pm, and deals include $4 call drinks and ½ off house wine by the glass. Their happy hour is the perfect time to sip on a glass of half off pinot grigio while taking on a friend in a game of darts.
#2. Antonio Ristorante
4985 Addison Cir., Addison, TX 75001
Antonio Ristorante has you covered with fresh, authentic Italian cuisine with a French twist and an extensive wine list that is sure to impress even the pickiest wine lovers. The menu stays updated with seasonal items, farm-fresh ingredients, and daily specials. Try Antonio’s Carbonara, Fettuccine pasta tossed in a cream sauce with black pepper, onions, and white wine, and topped with a poached egg and pancetta paired with a Sauvignon Blanc by the glass or bottle. Tasting Tuesdays runs from every week from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. now through mid-November. Call 972-458-1010 to make reservations and follow them on Facebook for each week’s Tasting Menu and wine selections.
5100 Belt Line Rd., Addison, TX 75254
Come for the music and stay for the food and drinks at Sherlock’s. With live music every weekend, there’s never a dull day at this British pub. Share the Shepherd’s Pie Bites or Baker St. Nachos with your table while you listen to the live band of the day. For drinks, Sherlock’s offers a wide selection of draft and bottled beer, cocktails, and wine. On this week’s music lineup, Sherlock’s is featuring: Big Daddy on September 30th at 9:45 pm and Cold Shot on Saturday October 1st at 9:45 pm.
#4. Nate’s Seafood & Steakhouse
14951 Midway Rd., Addison, TX 75001
Come for the Crawfish and stay for the live music every Thursday and Sunday at Nate’s Seafood! Thursdays feature a rotating live blues artist starting at 7:00 pm, and Sundays are an open mic. Just show up with your instrument between 7pm and 11 pm, and ask to be added to the schedule! While jamming to the blues, enjoy a $3 Pacifico or Heineken bottle, or a $3 Modelo pint on Sundays and Thursdays.
#5. Pete’s Piano Bar
4980 Belt Line Rd., Dallas, TX 75254
Every night is a party at Pete’s Piano Bar, where entertainers take the stage every night to jam hits from every era on baby grand pianos. Pete’s is the perfect place for a night out with friends, parties, or larger events. The bar is open Wednesday through Saturday from 7 pm to close, and Sunday through Tuesday for events only.
Arts and Entertainment
#6. Southwest Art Gallery
4500 Sigma Rd., Dallas, TX 75244
From fine art to up-and-coming local artists, Southwest Art Gallery has it all. The 16,000-foot gallery displays art from hundreds of artists who work in a broad range of styles. If you decide to purchase a piece, you can have their designers create a custom frame to match.
4572 Claire Chennault Dr., Addison, TX 75001
The Cavanaugh Flight Museum is a nonprofit educational organization devoted to promoting aviation studies and to perpetuating America’s aviation heritage. The museum fulfills its mission by restoring, operating, maintaining and displaying historically significant, vintage aircraft, and by collecting materials related to the history of aviation. Admission is $12 for adults, $8 for seniors and military, $6 for children under 12 and free for children 3 and under.