It’s beers to you from 3 to 7 p.m. Saturday at Coconut Grove’s Peacock Park, 2820 McFarlane Rd. Grovetoberfest organizers promise 200 craft beers along with beer pairings by chefs including Michael Schwartz (Genuine Food & Drink), Andre Bienvenu (Joe’s Stone Crab) and Lou Ramirez (Lou’s Beer Garden). Tickets are $39-$89 at grovetoberfest.com or 305-461-2700.
Matt Kuscher, owner of The Lokal, 3190 Commodore Plaza, Coconut Grove, plans to prime the pump beginning at 6 p.m. Thursday and Friday with a Home Brewers’ Bash featuring free tastings of quaffs from Subvert Ales, Gravity Brew Bar, Cerve Tech, Brew FIU and Wakefield Brewing; 305-442-3377.
Owner Liza Meli has brought back Ouzo’s in the former Anise Taverna space at 620 NE 78th St., Miami. The revamped menu (dinner only) features meze, salads, grilled seafood and meats and Greek comfort fare such as pastitsio, mousaka and braised lamb shanks.
Deals include 20 percent off on Mondays for Belle Meade, Miami Shores and North Bay Village residents; live jazz Wednesday and Thursday; Greek music and dancing Friday and Saturday, and a Sunday family feast with unlimited food, beer and sangria for $35 per person; 305-758-2929.