Upcoming dining, wine and beer events
Lobster Roll Week at Mudgie’s Deli: Lobster fans will line up to get one of Mudgie’s popular lobster rolls, available through Sunday. The restaurant uses fresh lobster shipped over night from Maine. Daily through Sunday. 1300 Porter, Detroit. (313) 961-2000.
Hockeytown BrewHaHa at Joe Louis Arena: Beer, food and fowling (bowling meets football). 6 p.m. Thurs. $47.50-$129. 19 Steve Yzerman Drive, Detroit. (313) 471-6611.
Chef Josh Stockton at Revolver: Gold Cash Gold chef Josh Stockton pops into Revolver for a five-course summer meal featuring melon gazpacho, lamb carpaccio and more. 5 and 8 p.m. Sun. $55. 9737 Jos Campau, Hamtramck. revolverhamtramck.com
Motor City Pizza Fest at Royal Oak Farmers Market: Sample pies from a dozen pizza makers, plus beer and wine, live music, kids activities and more. 6-10 p.m. Aug. 4. $10 in advance, $12 at the door, free for kids 12 and younger in advance. 316 E. 11 Mile, Royal Oak. (248) 809-9644.
Hot Glass, Cold Beer at Glass Academy: A live glassblowing event with Michigan craft beer and food. Tickets include a handcrafted tasting tumbler made at the Glass Academy. 7-10 p.m. Aug. 4. $68, $200 VIP. 25331 Trowbridge, Dearborn. (313) 561-4527 or glassacademy.com.
Meadery Bus Tour in Ferndale: Celebrate National Mead Day with a bus tour to B. Nektar Meadery in Ferndale and Dragonmead and Kuhnhenn Bewery in Warren. 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Aug. 6. $55, includes transportation, tours, lunch and tasting tickets for B. Nektar’s Mead Day party. 1511 Jarvis, Ferndale. motorcitybrewtours.com.
VegMichigan Summer Festival at Madonna University: A vegan food festival with food trucks, caterers and exhibitors, plus live music, games, face painting and henna tattoos. 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Aug. 7. Free admission. 36600 Schoolcraft, Livonia. vegmichigan.org.
Sapori e Vini del Lazio at Cafe Cortina: A five-course meal featuring wine and food from the Lazio region of Italy. 7 p.m. Aug. 8. $125 all inclusive. 30715 W. 10 Mile, Farmington Hills. (248) 474-3033 or (917) 770-3589.
Brewery History Bike and Brew Tour: A 10-mile tour through downtown Detroit to learn about the city’s brewery history. 10 a.m. Aug. 14, 20 and 28, and Sept. 11. $35, $10 for bike rental. Tours depart from 511 W. Canfield, Detroit. motorcitybrewtours.com.
Kosta Browne Winery Dinner at Vertical Detroit: A multi-course dinner paired with wines from the California winery. Dinner features lamb from Border Springs Farms. 7:30 p.m. Aug. 17. $175 plus tax and tip. 1528 Center, Detroit. (313) 732-WINE.
Prohibition History Bike and Brew Tour: A 14-mile bike ride visits former prohibition sites in downtown Detroit. 10 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Sept. 3 and 18. Aug. 21 sold out. $35, $10 bike rental. Tours depart from 511 W. Canfield, Detroit. motorcitybrewtours.com.
Kuhnhenn Brewing’s 50th Anniversary: The Warren brewery celebrates 50 years of beer-making with around 50 beers available for sampling. Tickets include 12 samples, a food voucher and entertainment. 3-9 p.m. Aug. 20. $40. 5919 Chicago, Warren. (586) 979-8361.
Sangria Sip and Stroll at Real Seafood Co.: Passed appetizers from Chef Dan Gawura are paired with the restaurant’s red, white and watermelon sangria. 5-7 p.m. Aug. 23. $35.95. 341 S. Main, Ann Arbor. (888) 456-3463.
Detroit Burger Brawl at Eastern Market: Around 20 restaurants will vie for the title of Detroit’s Best Burger, as voted on by attendees and judges. 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Aug. 27. $25, $55 VIP. 1313 Erskine, Detroit. detroitburgerbrawl.com
Wine and Food Festival at Meadow Brook Amphitheatre: Sample products from more than 150 wineries in Michigan and beyond, plus craft beer, food and live music. 1-9 p.m. Aug. 27 and 1-4 p.m. Aug. 28. $25, $10 designated driver. 3554 Walton, Rochester. (248) 377-0100.
Fury for a Feast at Witch’s Hat Brewing Co.: This all-day event features more than 20 barrel-aged beers on tap, plus food trucks and live music from the Muggs, Stone Clover and more. No cover. Noon-midnight Aug. 27. 601 S. Lafayette, South Lyon. (248) 486-2595.