Atlanta Food Events, April 23-29: Wild Heaven beer dinner, Atlanta Food Truck Park & Market, and more


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===Double Zero Napoletana=== Mon., April 23, 6 p.m. April Pizza Making Class. Learn the art of making Neapolitan pizza on hand-crafted Stephano Ferrara ovens from Naples. Guests will be guided through the nuanced process of making dough by expert pizzaiolos. This interactive class includes a glass of wine and pizza for $39 per person. ===Details===

===Sprig=== Tue., April 24, 6 p.m. Wild Heaven Craft Beer Dinner. The restaurant will celebrate spring with a four course dinner paired with craft beer from Georgia-based Wild Heaven Craft Beers. ===Details===

===Cypress Street Pint and Plate=== Tue., April 24, 7 p.m. Beer Geek Tuesday: A Girl Scout Cookie and Rogue Beer Pairing. In celebration of the Girl Scouts' 100th anniversary, Cypress Street Pint and Plate has teamed up with Rogue Brewery and local Atlanta Girl Scout Troop #29359 for a special Beer Geek Tuesday. Guests get two Girl Scout cookies with each 6 oz. pour of Rogue Dead Guy Ale, a German Maibock style beer, Rogue Double Chocolate Stout, flavored with Dutch Bittersweet Chocolate, or the Rogue Hazelnut Brown Nectar, a nutty twist to a traditional brown ale. ===Details===

===Diesel Filling=== Station Tue., April 24, 7 p.m. Bacon & Beer. For this year's second edition of Bacon and Beer, Diesel Filling Station is teaming up with Oskar Blues Brewery for a bacon-tinged tailgate on the patio. Bacon-lovers are invited to test their skills with tailgate-inspired games, specialty cocktails, and a one-off keg from Oskar Blues created specially for the event. Diesel Filling Station's VIPig Bacon & Beer experience is $25 and includes an appetizer, full plate of food, a glass of the Oskar Blues 'one-off' keg beer and one canned beer of choice. ===Details===

===Edgewood Corner Tavern=== Wed., April 25, 7 p.m. Heavy Seas Tap Takeover with Kevin Fox. Edgewood Corner Tavern will be hosting a Heavy Seas Tap Takeover with Kevin Fox. Beers will include Heavy Seas Sea Nymph, Dubbel Cannon, Loose Cannon, Plank 2, Marzen, Small Craft Warning, and Peg Leg. Heavy Seas beer specials will start at $3 for an 8 oz. pour, and food pairings will be available for $4. ===Details===

===Atlanta Food Truck Park & Market=== Thu., April 26, 5 p.m. Atlanta Food Truck Park & Market Grand Opening. The Atlanta Food Truck Park & Market kicks off with a grand-opening event with a variety of entertainment including the city's best food trucks, live music by Jamal Skelton and Doug Paul, bocce ball, cornhole, a kid's fun zone, and more. Atlanta's first seven-day-a-week food truck park will be home to food trucks serving breakfast, lunch dinner and late night,weekly live entertainment, and a weekend farmers market. ===Details===

===Baraonda=== Thu., April 26, 8 p.m. Baraonda Scotch Dinner. This scotch dinner will feature master of whiskey Kevin Mulcahy. The dinner costs $39 per person. ===Details===

===Tin Can Fish House and Oyster Bar=== Sat., April 28, 2 p.m. First Oyster Roast. The restaurant is having its first-ever oyster roast, with $10 buckets of oysters and beer available for $1-2. ===Details===

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