NOLA Jyl Benson documents the history of brunch, and suggests these nine places to indulge in the weekend's best meal here in New Orleans: Antoine's, Arnaud's, Audubon Golf Clubhouse, Broussard's, Cafe B, Commander's Palace, Mizado Cocina, R'evolution, and The Court of Two Sisters. [MyNewOrleans.com]
METAIRIE Laura McKnight reports that Martin Wine Cellar hosts a "BBQ and Beers" tasting this Friday, May 9, at 6:30 p.m. $20 gets you entry to the reception-style tasting" with samples of 70+ beers including local and national craft brews, and barbecue/sides from Martin's Catering. [NOLA.com]
MAGAZINE STREET The annual Magazine Street Champagne Stroll is happening this Saturday, May 10 from 5 to 9 p.m. The six mile stretch of shops, restaurants, galleries, and businesses will stay open late for visitors with Champagne, events, specials and music.
More info right here. [Eaterwire]