Food & Drink

The Weekend Playbook: Enjoy beer floats, absinthe popsicles, and DIY daiquiri bars

iFly Hollywood, Los Angeles

Event of the Week:Tonight only, the Surly Goat and Santa Barbara-based McConnell’s Ice Creams are serving up boozy beer floats for five bucks a pop. Get ‘em from 6-8p, when your biggest decision will be whether to try the “Turkish Velvet” (Firestone Walker Oatmeal Stout & Turkish coffee ice cream) or the “Cherries Jubilee” (Anthem Cherry Cider and sweet cream ice cream). All the info's right here

Friday, June 14th:Get a double dose of Richard Pryor at SaMo’s Aero Theatre, where they’ll be screening two of the late great’s concert films starting at 7:30p. Tickets and more info are right this way

The new Venice beach fashion outpost B_Space's got an opening party from 2-10p, w/ cricket, bike rentals, surfboards, and beers. Check it out right here

Saturday, June 15th:Weekend brunch service is taking flight today at LAX-adjacent Cinco, a neighborhood-y joint servin’ up Oaxacan eats like homemade churros, chorizo-and-egg-stuffed breakfast burritos, and huevos rancheros. Peep their menus right here

The indie-art gallery Ghettogloss is reopening in Eagle Rock w/ quirky art, gratis kettle korn, and absinthe popsicles. Yes. Absinthe. Popsicles. Check out the exhibit's info right here

Sunday, June 16thCelebrate Dads Day at Downtown’s Lot 613 w/ a “Collabrewtive Brunch” from the folks at Firestone Winery and Food GPS. Make the rounds of six food stations with chefs from Sotto, Littlefork, Rivera, and more; plus, sample brewery/coffee roaster collabs that're probably only half as good as anything J-Lo did with Ja Rule. Get tickets here

Since probably, at some point, you annoyed your father so much he wanted to throw you out of a plane, pay for the privilege (kinda) at CityWalk's skydiving joint, iFLY Hollywood, which's got a special on a flight package for two for $89.95 (usually $129.95). Snag some airtime here

Tuesday, June 18thRedbury Hotel’s bar, The Library, has a boozy tasting night featuring a DIY daiquiri bar, guest mixologists, rum tastings, and specialty rum-based cocktails. For tix, email: thelibrary@sbe.com, and check out all the hotel's deets right here

Marc Maron and Bobcat Goldthwait on stage at the Paley Center together. You're gonna want to get tickets here

Wednesday, June 19thThe Charleston's got a five-course tasting event with a menu that includes salmon and short rib tacos, chicken and waffles, and a soft-shell po’ boy. Peep the menu and get tix here