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Food & Drink

The Weekend Guide

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TASTE
Paciugo Gelato Caffe
What:
Revamped shop offers new Dallas-centric flavors (Texas pecan sea salt caramel, chocolate jalapeno) crafted from local ingredients.
Why: Chill, baby.
When: You’re feelin’ hot, hot, hot.
Where: 3699 McKinney Ave., ste. 101, West Village (214-219-2665).

DO
Late Night Summer Block Parties
What:
The DMA, Nasher, and the Crow Collection of Asian Art host an indoor/outdoor fete featuring music, artists, and movies, plus karaoke with DJ Mark Ridlen.
Why: Stay tuned.
When: Fri. Party, 6 p.m.-midnight; karaoke, 10-11:30 p.m.
Where: Locations at dallasmuseumofart.org.

SEE
Eat Me — Drink Me
What:
Group exhibit by ten contemporary Brit artists including Christian Ward, whose painting Le Plateau channels a psychedelic fantasyland a la Alice in Wonderland.
Why: London’s calling.
When: Fri.-Aug. 22. Mon., by appt. only; Tues.-Fri., 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sat., 11 a.m.-4 p.m.
Where: The Goss-Michael Foundation, 2500 Cedar Springs Rd. (214-696-0555).

SHOP
Linus Lounge 1-2-3 Sale
What:
Buy any pair of shoes at the upscale boutique and get 40 percent off, then take 50 off the second pair and 60 off the third.
Why: Don’t kick yourself.
When: Fri. & Sat., 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
Where: 2724 Routh St. (214-965-0180).

Arabian Wood by Tom Ford
What:
The Austin native launches the new fragrance early at Neiman Marcus NorthPark for his Private Blend collection, which lets shoppers create a signature scent.
Why: Free consultations with a beauty guru.
When: Thurs., 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
Where: 400 NorthPark Ctr., 1st lvl. (214-363-8311 ext. 2148).

PLAY
The DailyCandy 100-Day Giveaway, Presented by Comcast.net
What:
The simple tic-tac-toe game delivers posh prizes like eco fabrics from Rubie Green’s home label.
Why: Playa in the house.
When: Daily-Sept. 22.
Where: Online at comcast.net.

LOCATIONS
3699 McKinney Ave
in the West Village
Dallas, TX 75204
214-219-2665
2724 Routh St
Dallas, TX 75201
214-965-0180
8687 N Central Expy
Dallas, TX 75225
214-363-8311
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