Friday, August 29: Ranger Creek Brewing and Distilling will team up with SA Girls' Pint Out for Beer 101: A Back to School extravaganza and school supply fundraiser. Admission includes a souvenir pint glass and three pours. Educational stations will be set up to school folks in ingredients, styles and terminology, equipment and process and tasting and evaluation. $15, or $12 with two school supply donations, 7-10pm, 4834 Whirlwind, (210) 775-2099, drinkrangercreek.com.
Friday, August 29: Rosella Coffee Co. hosts Tony Romero & The Spiders. Aside from enjoying a little outdoor jazz, patrons can also pour on the wine with 20 percent off all bottles of wine from 6pm-close. Free, 6-9pm, 203 E Jones, Ste 101, (210) 277-8574, facebook.com/RosellaCoffee.
Sunday, August 31: There are few things San Antonians love more than margaritas. Thankfully we won't have to decide what those are until after Sunday's Margarita Meltdown at La Villita. More than a dozen SA restaurants and bars will compete for the title of best marg and they need you to taste test. $25, 5-10pm, 418 Villita, samargaritameltdown.com.