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South Florida Food and Drink Events This Weekend: Agave Taco Bar Opening, Pug Fundraiser, and Indian Festival


Maple Bacon Coffee Porter at Fork & Balls
Fork & Balls (1301 E. Las Olas Blvd., Fort Lauderdale) will be allowing Maple Bacon Coffee Porter at 5 p.m. There will also be two-for-one meatballs from 4 to 7 p.m. Visit

Agave Taco Bar Grand Opening
Agave Taco Bar (2949 N. Federal Hwy., Fort Lauderdale) will be celebrating its grand opening this Friday. There will be specials and event entertainment starting at 6 p.m. Menu specials include $2 tacos, $2 sopes, and drink specials all night. Visit their Facebook page.


Foxy Brown's Pajama Pancake Party
The Foxy Brown (723 E. Broward Blvd., Fort Lauderdale) will be hosting a pajama pancake party from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Featured will be five pancake stations with different pancake creations, games, a contest for best pajamas, drinks, arts and crafts, and more. Admission is $25 for adults and $12 for children 12 and under. Proceeds benefit Jack & Jill Children's Center. Visit

Live Long and Pugsper 
Funky Buddha Brewery (1201 NE 38th St, Oakland Park) is in cahoots with the 1701st Fleet Florida Squadron for a fundraiser benefiting the Compassionate Pug Rescue. Those who donate $5 will get a wristband for $1 off drafts. Star Trek attire is encouraged among dogs and people. Pugs will be up for adoption there as well. This is from 2 to 5 p.m. Visit

What's Your Taste? Around the World Fundraiser
Tanya Sabel and Andrew Heller (First Isla Bahia Drive, Fort Lauderdale) will be hosting a Cystic Fibrosis Foundation at their home. Starting at 6:30 p.m., attendees will be able to choose from 20 featured specialty spirits, wines from world-renowned vintners, local craft beers, and appetizers from local restaurants. Admission is $150. Visit

13th-Annual India Fest
Meyer Amphitheatre (105 Evernia St., West Palm Beach) will be hosting the 13th-annual India Fest. Aside from various types of entertainment, there will be Indian cuisine as well as live cooking demos from chef Michael Swamy. The India Fest is from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. with no cover. Visit


Caribbean-Themed Kosher Garden Party at Bistro Ten Zero One
Bistro Ten Zero One (West Palm Beach Marriott, 1001 Okeechobee Blvd., West Palm Beach) is hosting a Kosher garden party. Chef Christian Quiñones and Bistro Ten Zero One's will cook Caribbean cuisine with food such as sancocho stew, snapper with mango chutney, and flank steak. This event is 5 to 7 p.m. Admission is $40, plus tax and gratuity. Visit

Brunch at Bangin' Banjo Brewery
Bangin' Banjo Brewery (3200 NW 23rd Ave., Suite 500, Pompano Beach) will serve brunch for the very first time this weekend. Joining Basil Wynthrop, there will be "beer"tails (Gosegetter beer and orange juice) as well as all you can drink for $13. Drinks otherwise are $6 each. The brunch starts at noon. Visit

All Month Long

Habit Burger Limited Time Sandwich
Habit Burger (1801 S. Federal Hwy., Delray Beach) has introduced its chicken caprese sandwich. This is available until March 16 and is $6.95. Visit

For more events, visit our online calendar or pick up the print edition of the New Times Broward-Palm Beach every Thursday. To submit an event, use our online form

Natalya Jones is a food and music writer covering Broward and Palm Beach counties. To get the latest in entertainment and fun things to do in South Florida, follow her on Twitter.