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Weekend Plans: Lenoir's Brunch Pop-Up, Flyrite Takes Flight, More

Plus some big sports event.

Flyrite Chicken on East 7th
Flyrite Chicken on East 7th
Flyrite Chicken/Facebook

SPORTS WIRE — There are many, many places to enjoy the Super Bowl this weekend, and places offering takeout to enjoy in the comfort of your home or to bring with you to parties. [EATX]

FOOD FIGHT — The Food + City Challenge Prize Showcase Day takes place on the McCombs School of Business on Saturday, February 6 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Finalists from all over the world (and four from Austin) will display their food innovations in hopes of winning a $50K prize. The event is free and open to the public and includes free samples and snacks from vendors including Tiff’s Treats, Wholly Bagels, Easy Tiger, and more. [EaterWire]

BEER HERESouth Austin Brewery marks its second anniversary with a party on Saturday featuring live music and grilled cheese from Burro Cheese Kitchen and dessert from OMG Cheesecakery. The fun begins at 2 p.m. and lasts until midnight. [EaterWire]

CRESTVIEW — It’s First Saturday at Top Notch, which means hot rods, food specials, beer, and live music from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. [EaterWire]

BRUNCH WIRE — Two members of Lenoir’s kitchen team, pastry chef Thomas Calhoun and cook Matt Lester, offer a Coffee & Doughnuts pop-up brunch at Metier Cook’s Supply on Sunday, February 7 from 10 a.m. until sell out. The menu includes a variety of doughnuts and other pastries, tamale pie, a pork breakfast sandwich, coffee, mimosas, and more. [EaterWire]

OPENING ALERTFlyrite Chicken opens for business at 10 a.m. on Sunday. The fast-food chicken sandwich restaurant emphasizes freshness and healthy options; a grand opening party is scheduled for next weekend. [EATX]

South Austin Brewery & Brewpub

415 E Saint Elmo Rd Ste 1D, Austin, TX 78745

Flyrite Chicken

2129 E 7th St, Austin, TX 78702 (512) 284-8014


68 Wentworth Street, , SC 29401 (843) 534-9031 Visit Website

Top Notch

7525 Burnet Rd, Austin, TX 78757 (512) 452-2181 Visit Website