DOWNTOWN— The Original OKRA Charity Saloon will host a send-off party for five local bartenders competing at Speed Rack in San Antonio this Sunday from 6:00 until 10:00 p.m. They'll be serving the 50 cocktails they're required to know for the competition and will donate all proceeds and tips to Speed Rack, which benefits breast cancer charities.
BEERWIRE— Karbach Brewing fans rejoice! The local brewery is conducting two tap takeovers at local craft emporiums. The first is tonight at the Flying Saucer in Sugar Land, where 11 different Karbach brews will be available. A week from today, January 16, Hay Merchant will have 14 different beers, including three bourbon barrel aged brews and wine barrel aged Krunkin' Pumpkin. [EaterWire]
BURGERWIRE— The Burger Guys announced a change to their hours. The Westchase location will now be open on Sunday and closed on Monday. The downtown location is still open for lunch Monday through Friday. [Twitter]