BOWERY — Pearl & Ash is launching a patio tomorrow. There's seating for 16 and a Rose All Damn Day special, where the restaurant's team will be serving rose magnums from some of their favorite producers. [EaterWire]
FLATIRON and DOWNTOWN BROOKLYN — Hill Country Barbecue is launching a large format Pig Pickin' Party. The whole smoked hog is for 10 people and comes with sides and even gloves to help keep those hands clean. The dinner, which is available through June, is $500 and must be reserved 72 hours in advance by calling 646-380-5873. [EaterWire]
NOHO — Il Buco Alimentari is hosting a bread baking class on May 14 at lunchtime. Students will learn to make a ciabatta and rhubarb quick bread. The class costs $100 and obviously includes some sweet fresh bread. Call 212-837-2622 to make a reservation.
MIDTOWN WEST — Aldo Sohm Wine Bar is debuting a new late-night off-the-menu slow roasted lamb shoulder with garlic confit. The dish is a post 10 p.m. offering, so caff up in the afternoon.