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Weekend Plans: Barbecue, Daiquiris, Slow Food Grub Trivia, and More

Don't forget that beer hair wash.

Vox Table
Vox Table
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Nadia Chaudhury is the editor of Eater Austin covering food and pop culture, as well as a photographer, writer, and frequent panel moderator and podcast guest.

It’s already mid-August and it’s still very hot out there. Take comfort with barbecue, happy hours, trivia, burger challenges, and more this weekend.

AUSTIN — Don’t forget you can get your hair washed for free with flat beer at any Birds Barbershop starting today until Friday, August 28. It’s supposed to be good for you. [EaterWire]

SOLA — Vox Table bar manager Travis Tober is showing off his daiquiri skills on Saturday, August 15 as part of a Brugal Rum demonstration. From 3-4:30 p.m., there will be free food and daiquiris. The first 25 people who register will get seats; for everyone else, it’s first come, first serve. [EaterWire]

E. CESAR CHAVEZ — Essential barbecue trailer Kerlin’s BBQ is celebrating its two-year anniversary with a party on Sunday, August 16 with beer, music, and smoked meats starting at 11 a.m. [EaterWire]

DOWNTOWN — Slow Food Austin’s grub trivia is back again on Sunday, August 16, where teams from Austin restaurants and food organizations will compete to see who knows the most about food. There’s still time to register teams of six or more, or buy spectator tickets that come with bites from restaurants and access to the open bar. It’s from noon to 4 p.m. at Saengerrunde Halle. [EaterWire]

Vox Table [Closed]

1100 South Lamar Boulevard, Austin, Texas 78704 (512) 375-4869 Visit Website

Saengerrunde Bowling Alley

1607 San Jacinto Blvd, Austin, TX 78701 (512) 478-1411

Kerlin BBQ

2207 East Cesar Chavez Street, , TX 78702 (512) 412-5588 Visit Website

Birds Barbershop

1902 S Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78704 (512) 445-0500 Visit Website