Charlie Bird’s Outdoor Space; Super Bowl Parties

• According to blueprints posted on the restaurant’s Instagram account, Charlie Bird will have outdoor seating come this summer. [Charlie Bird/Instagram]

• February is pancake month at perennial brunch favorite Clinton Street Baking Co. Flavors include Japanese-pumpkin pancakes with pumpkin-seed streusel and fresh coconut pancakes with caramelized pineapple and roasted macadamia nuts. Find the full menu here. [Grub Street]

• Starting at 5 p.m. on Sunday, January 19, the Diamond in Greenpoint will offer $1 oysters, with a talk about the history and future of oysters in New York to follow at 6 p.m. More info can be found here. [Grub Street]

North River, which recently opened in the East Village, will start serving brunch this weekend, including plates of brioche French toast with bourbon and a breakfast casserole made with eggs, ham, and arugula. They’ve also launched a happy hour from 5 to 8 p.m. and $4 snacks like deviled eggs and ham salad. [Grub Street]

Blaue Gans in Tribeca is hosting an all-day tailgate and Super Bowl viewing party on February 2 — with a live D.J. from 2 to 4 p.m. There will also be German draft beer specials, as well as plenty of game-day favorites like hot wings, burgers, and pretzels on hand. [Grub Street]

• In more Super Bowl party news, the recently opened Bleecker Kitchen & Co. will serve a range of cocktail and food specials, including maple barbecue smoke chicken wings, on game day. [Grub Street]

• A Conversation in Art & Food, featuring artist Derrick Adams and hosted by Marcus Samuelsson, will take place on Wednesday, January 15 at 7 p.m. at Ginny’s Supper Club. The night is in celebration of Martin Luther King Jr. and Adams’s recent installation in Red Rooster Harlem. There will be a four-course dinner with wine pairings during the talk, with dishes like foie gras ganache with black currants and jerk-spiced yams. Tickets are $75 dollars and can be purchased online. [Grub Street]

• The second-annual Hoboken Mutzfest will take place on January 26 from 2 to 6 p.m. and will pit five local restaurants against each other to see who has the best mozzarella. The event, which will take place at the Elk’s Club on 1005 Washington Street, will also feature a Frank Sinatra sing-along contest and a cannoli-eating contest. Tickets, which can be purchased online, are $20 per person and free for kids 12 and under; proceeds will benefit the Hoboken Family Alliance. [Grub Street]

Charlie Bird’s Outdoor Space; Super Bowl Parties