1) Shortcut to Europe
Where: European Embassies
When: Saturday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
What: The European embassies play open house Saturday, which means plenty of international food samples along with activities, tours and more. The event is free. More info here.
2) My Irish Table Book-Signing
323 Cameron Street
When: Saturday at 2 p.m.
What: Restaurant Eve chef Cathal Armstrong is attending a book signing and discussion for his new cookbook, My Irish Table.
Where:Half and M Sts. SE
When: Friday, 11 a.m. to 11 p.m.
What: Truckeroo is happening right now. The summer festivities continue with several food trucks, live music, drinks corn hole and more. And participants can get a free Uber ride home, too.
4) Great Lakes Tapping and Brewer Meet
Where: The Black Squirrel
2427 18th St. NW
When: Saturday at Noon
What: D.C. is no stranger to Savor-themed events this weekend. Eater's beer writer shared some of the highlights this week, including this opportunity to meet Luke Purcell of Great Lakes Brewing Company and try three of the pub exclusives, including the Alberta Clipper Porter.
5) Grilled Cheese Social
2007 14th St. NW
When: Saturday 2-6 p.m.
What:Rock Creek Social Club is throwing a grilled cheese party with a D.J. at Marvin. More info here.
ALSO THIS WEEKEND: Snag a last minute reservation for Mother's Day...head to Sweetlife (if you managed to snag tickets).