Baller, Shot Caller: Dirk Nowitzki’s 2013 Heroes Celebrity Baseball Game
Dallas' NBA hero of 2011 leads teams of celebrities and amateurs at this annual fundraiser.
Bidding war: Amp up the sporting experience by bidding for a road trip with the Dallas Mavericks.
Sat 6:30p. Dr Pepper Ballpark, 7300 Rough Riders Tr., Frisco (800-745-3000). $8-17 here.
Nearby: Irish Rover Pub & Restaurant; Buffalo Wild Wings; CrossRoads Winery & Wine Bar
Yeast Master: Meet The Brewer
Hop to it for an opportunity to mix and mingle with the brewers of Community Beer while sampling their custom suds.
Raise a glass: Try the new Martin House Imperial Texan made with two pounds of hops per barrel for a big, bold flavor.
Tonight 6p. The Gingerman, 3716 Camp Bowie Blvd., Fort Worth (817-886-2327). Free.
Nearby: Rock Bottom Bar & Grill; Best Friends Club; Rodeo Goat
Let’s Get Ready To Stumble: Camp Bowie Pub Crawl
Chug a lug beer from Rahr & Sons in a keepsake glass as you pay a visit to Riscky’s BBQ and Buffalo West.
Party perpetuity: The after party at the Rebecca Low Sculptural Metal Gallery & Studio features music from Joshua Irwin.
Fri 5-10p. Riscky’s BBQ (first stop), 6701 Camp Bowie Blvd., Fort Worth (817-989-1800). $10 for first beer; $3 refills.
Nearby: Lola’s Saloon; Boomer Jack’s; Shinjuku Station
One Buck, Chuck: Dollar Day at Lone Star Park
It’s Fan Appreciation Day and one dollar gets you entrance, beers, soft drinks, hot dogs, and popcorn.
Cheap date: Win free prizes including gift cards and iPods while rocking out to a no-cost concert from Big Mouth (1-5p).
Sat 11:30a (gates open). Lone Star Park, 1000 Lone Star Pkwy., Grand Prairie (972-263-7223). $1 at gate.
Nearby: Theo’s Bar; Fieldhouse Sports Bar; Boston’s The Gourmet Pizza