Eat. Drink. Be merry. Repeat.
Paper Bag Lunch
What: Final weekend to see works by up-and-comers Evah Fan, Saelee Oh, Oksana Badrak, and Caroline Hwang.
Why: Art’s just better in the sack.
When: Thurs.-Sat., noon-8 p.m.
Where: Art Prostitute, E. Hickory, Denton (940-381-1526).
Wine and Art
What: Drink, dinner, and desserts from 2900, La Duni, Spike, Cafe Madrid, Seventeen Seventeen, Clay Pit, and Paciugo.
Why: No sour grapes here.
When: Sat., 7-10:30 p.m.
Where: Dallas Museum of Art, 1717 N. Harwood, Downtown (214-922-1249).
Bishop Arts District Block Party
What: Neighborhood free-for-all with classic cars, sidewalk sales, and street dancing.
Why: Yes, you’ve been around the block. But not nearly enough.
When: Sat., 2-10 p.m.
Where: Bishop Arts District, Bishop Ave., at Davis St. (214-942-0690).
Festival of India
What: Ravi Shankar and daughter Anoushka make beautiful music together.
Why: Now that’s some sitar power.
When: Sun. at 7 p.m.
Where: McFarlin Auditorium, SMU campus, 6405 Boaz Ln. Tickets at centralticketoffice.com or (214-528-5576).
Dog Day Afternoon
What: Hit the dog-friendly yard with $2 bloody Marys and mimosas.
Why: The whole doggone summer’s slipped away.
When: Sun., 1 p.m.-2 a.m.
Where: Lee Harvey’s, 1807 Gould St., Downtown (214-428-1555).