The Weekend Guide

the cupcakery!

In celebration of National Cupcake Week, channel your inner flour child.

TASTE
The Cupcakery
What: The Sin City-based bakery opens in Uptown with sweet options like Strawberry Lemonade and Oh My Gosh Ganache.
Why: Flavor savor.
When: You want sweet cheeks.
Where: 2222 McKinney Ave., ste. 230 (214-855-0003).

An Evening with Julia
What: Hotel St. Germain’s house chef cooks a feast from Julia Child’s culinary bible with champagne and French wine pairings.
Why: Enter to win a first-edition copy of Mastering the Art of French Cooking.
When: Fri. & Sat., 7 p.m.
Where: 2516 Maple Ave. R.S.V.P. to 214-871-2516.

DO
Addison Oktoberfest
What:
German mania — authentic bites, beer, dances, and festivities for adults and kiddos.
Why:
Free sneak peek today, 5-11 p.m.
When:
Fri., 5 p.m.-midnight; Sat., noon-midnight; Sun., noon-6 p.m.
Where:
Addison Circle Park, 4970 Addison Circle Dr. Ticket locations at addisontexas.net.

LISTEN
NYLO Plano at Legacy Live Poolside Music Series
What: Texas bands concert it up at the hip, suburban pool.
Why: Happy hour specials, 4-7 p.m.
When: Thru Nov. 20. Fri., 8:30 p.m.
Where: 8201 Preston Rd. (972-624-6990).

ORDER
Zen Sushi

What: To help raise funds for the Greyhound Adoption League of Texas, the Bishop Arts resto is donating 25 percent of its proceeds to the charity.
Why: Go fish.
When: Thurs., 5:30-10 p.m.
Where: 380 W. 7th St. (214-946-9699).

SEE
Justine Wollaston’s Horse Sculptures

What: Small, slightly abstract figurines made from chicken wire, burlap, concrete, and paint, plus the unveiling of two life-size creations commissioned by State Fair of Texas.
Why: She doesn’t horse around.
When: Thurs., 6-9 p.m.
Where: Gardens, 3699 McKinney Ave., ste. 310 (214-528-7770).

Photo: Courtesy of The Cupcakery

LOCATIONS
The Greyhound Adoption League of Texas
P.O Box 680
Addison, TX 75001
972-503-4258
Addison Circle Park
Addison, TX 75001
380 W 7th St
Bishop Arts District
Dallas, TX 75208
214-946-9699
3699 McKinney Ave
ste 310
Dallas, TX 75204
214-528-7770
2222 McKinney Ave
Dallas, TX 75201
214-855-0003
2516 Maple Ave
Dallas, TX 75201
214-871-2516
8201 Preston Rd
Dallas, TX 75225
972-624-6990
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