A Burritt Room cocktail; photo by Aubrie Pick.
If you love agave and mezcal, you’ll want to get your ticket for Agave Fest at ~BURRITT ROOM~, an event on Sunday November 1st, so they will also be celebrating Día de los Muertos. There will be cocktails by Josh Trabulsi (Burritt Room), Brian Means (Dirty Habit), Jessica Everett (Mamacita), Summer Jane Bell (USBG), Lucia Creed Gonzales (Prizefighter), Ethan Terry (Bon Vivants), and Kevin Diedrich, who will be mixing drinks made with Don Pilar, Mezcal Amaras, Chinaco, Suerte, Del Maguey, and Tequila Ocho. Chef Luke Knox is also roasting a whole suckling pig, stuffed with chorizo, potatoes, and cactus, plus serving chicken mole, pumpkin tamales, and more.
The event will be 6pm-9pm. Tickets here; tablehopper readers can use code tablehopper for $5 off of the ticket cost ($30). There is also a Día de los Muertos costume contest, with a $500 cash prize, so look good. 417 Stockton St. at Sutter.