The Weekend Guide

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Cheese and Beer in Austin
Scardello hosts a mouthwatering Hill Country weekend (accommodations up to you) with a daylong bus tour, farm-to-table dinner, and hangover breakfast at Takoba.
Why: A curd’s-eye view.
When: May 18-20. Reserve now at shop.scardellocheese.com.
Where: Stops include Pure Luck Farm & Dairy, Jester King Brewery, and Argus Cidery. Cost is $225 per person.

Coolhaus DFW
The Los Angeles-based biz brings its ice cream sandwiches to Texas just in time for a blistering summer.
Why: West Coast cool in the form of flavors like Dirty Mint Chip, Fried Chicken & Waffles, and Brown Butter Candied Bacon.
When: Launches Sat. at Downtown Frisco Streats food truck and music festival, along with Nammi, Rockstar Bakeshop, The Butcher’s Son, Easy Sliders, and many more meals on wheels.
Where: Fourth St., b/t Main & Elm Sts., Frisco. Follow @coolhausdfw on Twitter for future locations.

Yoga on the Mezzanine
Kick off your heels for a free, outdoor sweat session at Mockingbird Station led by American Power Yoga pros (mats provided if you don’t take your own).
Why: Sips, tips, and gift bags with healthy living loot on the house.
When: Sat., 11 a.m.-1 p.m.
Where: 5321 E. Mockingbird Ln., lvl. 2. Register online at yogaatthestation.eventbrite.com.

Hollywood Home Tour
Peek inside five charming ’20s and ’30s East Dallas cottages, then meet and greet twenty artisans and food trucks at Lindsley Park.
Why: Proceeds benefit Lindsley Park Community School, J.L. Long Middle School, and Woodrow Wilson High School International Baccalaureate Program.
When: Sat. & Sun., noon-6 p.m. (Art and food festival, Sun. only.)
Where: Locations and tickets ($12) online at hsmna.org.

Oyster Fest
Fish City Grill hosts a bivalve-eating contest with music, beer, crawfish, and loads of dishes packed with the little guys (baked, naked, char-grilled, and topped with spinach, bacon, and cheese).
Why: Prizes include a two-night trip to New Orleans; proceeds from dishes benefit March of Dimes Texas Chapter.
When: Sun., 3 p.m. Contest check-in, 2 p.m.
Where: 10720 Preston Rd., ste. 2012 (214-891-9979). To enter the contest, apply in person by 5 p.m. on Fri.

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Downtown Frisco Streats
4th St
bt Main & Elm Sts
Frisco, TX 75034
Fish City Grill
10720 Preston Rd
suite 2012
Dallas, TX 75230
Yoga on the Mezzanine
5321 E Mockingbird Ln
2nd lvl
Dallas, TX 75206
3511 Oak Lawn Ave
Dallas, TX 75219