Real rockers drink beer and wine and everything in between.
is holding its Summer Bash Rock Concert on Saturday.
complimentary beer or water while listening to Nobody's Fool. The gates
open at 6 p.m., and the band takes the stage at 7 p.m. Wine (including a limited-release Summer Breeze citrus wine) and catered
barbecue sandwiches will be sold separately. Tickets cost $10 in advance
or $12 at the door. You can bring your own lawn chair for the party in
Call it the mother of all tag sales. Applebee's is selling off the kitsch and collector's items that adorned the walls of area restaurants, as a benefit for the Make-A-Wish Foundation. The sale is from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday under tents outside the Applebee's at 16110 W. 135th Street in Olathe. There will be plenty of sports memorabilia among the items, which range in price from $3 to $1,500.
Beer collaborations are all the rage, and we are the better for it. The latest in town is a collaboration between
(4057 Pennsylvania) and Gordon Biersch. Sticke Altbier, a German-style
malty beer, is now on tap at McCoy's. It's a refreshing, crisp beer,
whether you're drinking in the air conditioning or in the heat on the
You can't appreciate the sweet without the sour. But once you've tasted the sour, you might not go back to sweet. It's
at the Flying Saucer Draught Emporium in the Power & Light
District. The event, which features a selection of rare and interesting sour beers, ends tomorrow. Go tonight if you can because that's
when the beers from Jolly Pumpkin will be at the bar, and the Traverse
City, Michigan, brewery might be the best in the country at making sour
brews. Saturday features a hodgepodge of sour beers from the week as
well as bottles from New Belgium and Founders.
Some burgers are like the tales told by old fishermen -- they're bigger
than you could believe, and they just narrowly get away. You don't have
to live with that kind of regret about the pancetta burger. One of the
(803 Massachusetts in Lawrence) most popular specials -- the beef patty
topped with pancetta, fresh mozzarella, basil and tomatoes -- is around
only until Sunday. Don't forget to order a side of duck fat
fries from the popular Lawrence burger shop. Just try not to get hooked.