EAT: A pint of beer and a Sabrett dog with kraut or caramelized onions for $5.25 at Kenny Zuke's. 1038 SW Stark St., 222-3354. Available only at happy hour, 3-6 pm on weekdays.
TASTE: Beer Geek Night at Deschutes Brewery in the Pearl lands you a taste of three different IPAs and a chance to talk to the brewer himself for a mere fiver. 210 NW 11th Ave., 296-4906. 6:30 pm Monday, Jan. 12.
SWILL: Mint/820 presents Lucky No. 5 Tuesdays—$5 martinis, gimlets and Bloody Marys made with locally distilled booze. 816 N Russell St., 284-5518. 4-10 pm every Tuesday.
LISTEN: A free set from folk-pop darlings the Old Believers at cozy Valentine's. 232 SW Ankeny St., 248-1600. 9 pm Monday, Jan. 12. Free.