Hester Nights’ Final Event of the Season; Citymeals’ Bowling Party

Starting this Saturday, the Red Cat will begin serving brunch for the first time in its fifteen-year history. The menu will feature items such as Grand Marnier French toast and a seasonal heritage grain-and-farro salad that's tossed with squash, pumpkin seeds, and roasted onions. To make reservations, call 212-242-1122. [Grub Street]

This Thursday from 5 to 10 p.m., Hester Nights will wrap up for the season with a big event. The lineup of food vendors includes Spot Dessert Bar and Khao Man Gai NY and there will be karaoke. Hester Nights will also be partnering up with Linsanity (the Jeremy Lin documentary) to present a never-before-seen super trailer for the film, along with a ticket giveaway. [Grub Street]

Citymeals-on-Wheels is holding a bowl-a-thon this Thursday from 6 to 9 p.m. at Brooklyn Bowl. Tickets, which can be purchased at the door, are $30 each and include shoes, beer, and food. The event is cash only, and all proceeds go to charity. [Grub Street]