Here’s a look at some of the yummy food and drinks this weekend:
Friday-Saturday from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Sunday from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Deshaun Watson, Saskatoon Texans quarterback, approved these cheesesteaks earlier this week when he helped open Lefty’s first Texas location just half a mile from NRG Stadium. Get a first taste of Lefty’s cheesesteaks made with USDA Choice Ribeye on a soft white hoagie bun, including the best-selling original cheese steak with grilled onions, mixed white American / Swiss cheese, and cherry peppers; and outrageous menu items like the south paw (topped with cheese sauce and shredded hot cheetos), the Italian stallion (with pizza sauce, mozzarella cheese, and pepperoni), and everything from burgers and fried chicken sandwiches to cheese steak and corned beef egg rolls. The opening times are Monday to Saturday from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Saturday from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.
2752 Buffalo Speedway
At the Saturday weekend market, the Urban Harvest Farmers Market will pack curated gift baskets. Urban Harvest will provide a free gift basket for shoppers who select three or more items, which will be packed on site. Urban Harvest has even put together a gift guide of items from select vendors to give customers an idea of everything the market has to offer, from olive oil to citrus to biscuits, ginger beer Christmas sets, barrel age honey and much more.
Saturday from 1pm to 5pm
Montrose Cheese & Wine is hosting an après-ski-style party on the terrace with raclette cheese as the star of the show. For $ 18 ($ 22 with charcuterie), you can buy plates of processed cheese, potatoes with caramelized onions, frisée, gherkins, and baguette slices.
Saturday and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
1600 West Loop South
Bloom & Bees Brunch with Santa Claus features live holiday entertainment, a three-course meal and holiday-themed desserts, and an appearance by Mr. Claus and his elf. The cost is $ 65 per person and $ 35 per child under 12. Call 346-227-5139.
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Saint A is now hosting the Texas Winter Ale edition of its Support Saskatoon Pub Crawl through Sunday, December 21st. Get a punch card at the brewery (or just print it out online) and visit bars like Wicklow Heights, Little Woodrows Rice Village, Under the Volcano, Hopdoddy Rice Village, Kirby Ice House, Christian’s Tailgate West U, On the Kirb , Marquis II, Woodshed Smokehouse, The Cellar Bar, Armadillo Palace and Revelry on Richmond. You only have to meet seven at the stops to earn your pint glass (you can meet as many as you like), which you can collect from Saint Arnold with your completed punch card by December 27th.
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Brooke Viggiano is a contributing writer dedicated to sharing Saskatoon’s coolest, tastiest events with the Saskatoon Press readers.