Oh, July. You were cray-cray. From 63 degrees up to 102, then the kind of rainstorms that would send Noah (Russell Crowe, seriously?) into a two-of-everything panic.
Let's leave the weather gossip to the old-timers, because July also saw a host of highly anticipated openings and diversions worth repeating.
From eight-hour cold press to pitchers of cocktails, here are the top five items on our August checklist.