Sips of the Season and caroling
5 p.m. Friday
K. Gee's, 2534 Florida St., Mandeville,
The Old Mandeville Business Association hosts a holiday-themed, 14-stop family pub crawl with seasonal cocktails and drinks for kids. The event concludes with caroling at the Mandeville Trailhead. Candles and songbooks are provided. Registration $15.
Dolce Vita Pizzeria grand opening
6 p.m. to 10 p.m. Friday
Dolce Vita Pizzeria, 1205 St. Charles Ave.,
Chef Bogdan Mocanu, formerly of Domenica, opens a restaurant featuring wood-fired pizza. There will be complimentary samples and beer and wine for sale. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org
Pop-up brunch at Dat Dog
10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday
Dat Dog, 5030 Freret St., (504) 899-6883www.datdognola.com
My House NOLA, Dat Dog and Laura Sugerman of Sugerman's Bagels host a cash-only pop-up brunch. The menu includes bagels with gravlax, prosciutto and goat cheese strata, lemon-garlic-sage hash browns and creme brulee French toast with satsuma compote. Tickets $17. Brunch cocktails $8.50.