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.
#1. The Quarter Bar & Grill
15201 Addison Rd., Addison, TX 75001
The Quarter Bar & Grill is Addison’s neighborhood bar with a pet-friendly patio and the coldest beer in town. Satisfy your hunger with NOLA favorites, including Cajun Meat Pies, Cajun Blackened Chicken Pasta, Shrimp Po Boys, and more. Rotating daily specials allow you to get the best deals on your favorites! Their beer and wine selection is impressive, making this a perfect place to unwind after work.
#2. The Midway Point
14831 Midway Rd. Ste 101, Addison, TX 75001
The Midway Point is focused on good people, great drinks, fantastic food, and amazing times! On weekdays, happy hour takes place from 4 pm to 7 pm, where you can get $3.75 domestic beer, $4.75 wells, $4.95 house wine, and various food specials. Grab your favorite draft or bottled beer, or pick one of their many wines by the glass. The food menu features bar favorites such as Wings tossed in your choice of sauce and delicious and crispy Fish and Chips.
#3. Pie Tap Pizza Workshop + Bar
5100 Belt Line Rd. Ste 796, Dallas, TX 75254
For fresh and delicious pizza and pasta, check out Pie Tap Pizza Workshop + Bar. They focus on using only the best, freshest ingredients, and preparing each dish with love and dedication. The bar features over 35 taps pouring everything from local beer to specialty wine and crafted cocktails to pair with your pie. Go with a classic pepperoni pie, or try their mushroom pie topped with cremini and shiitake mushrooms, bacon, farm egg, and caramelized onions. They even offer gluten-free crusts on request!
#4. 12 Cuts Brazilian Steakhouse
18010 Dallas Pkwy., Dallas, TX 75287
Treat yourself to a nice meal l at 12 Cuts Brazilian Steakhouse. This steakhouse offers a full Brazilian Experience, with a vast selection of smoked meats and market-fresh salad bar options. Guests are treated with Gaucho-Style hospitality, with meats that are cut fresh at the table. This is the perfect spot for a date, or to take the whole family.
#5. Vitruvian Salsa Festival
3966 Vitruvian Way, Addison, TX 75001
Bring your dancing shoes to Vitruvian Park and get ready to dance the hot summer nights away! The first four Saturdays in August (including this Saturday, August 19th!) the Vitruvian Salsa Festival is coming to Addison. This free event begins at 6 pm and includes live bands and DJs, salsa lessons, food trucks, and more. This Saturday, Tumbaka is bringing the tunes, and you won’t want to miss it! While this event is free, parking is $15.
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#6. Addison After Dark – Pints & Pups
4970 Addison Cir., Addison, TX 75001
Calling all dog lovers—your four-legged friend can join in the fun at the Addison After Dark Pints & Pups event on August 19. There’s something for every member of the family at this festival dedicated to dogs and their parents. Canine-focused activities include a pop-up dog park and “arfs” and crafts, while two-legged guests can enjoy live music, food trucks, and complimentary beer sampling from local craft breweries! Don’t forget to snap some pics of you and your pup at the photo booth. Join us at Addison Circle Park on August 19 starting at 7 pm.
#7. Goat Yoga Addison Circle
4970 Addison Cir., Addison, TX 75001
Dallas County Goat Yoga is bringing its crew of goats to Addison Circle Park this Saturday, August 20 at 9 am. Come and get your yoga on while the goats graze and jump around (or on!) you. Tickets start at $20 and are available for purchase here. Bring your own mat and get ready for an exciting and unique workout experience. There will be time set aside after class to socialize and take photos with the goats.