Elliot Muñoz

Nov. 10

Smoke cliff

The hometown of T-Bone Walker meets slow-cooked beef, pork and chicken at Blues, Bandits and BBQ. Competitive meat-smokers set up their rigs and baby their briskets all night long before the festivities. Music, barbecue tasting and beer-drinking is on Saturday from 11 a.m.-6 p.m.

Where: Kidd Springs Park, 711 W. Canty

More info: gooakcliff.org

Nov. 2

Día de los muertos

Enjoy the sweetness of life at the Oak Cliff Cultural Center’s Day of the Dead celebration with music, dance performances, food, art and a night market.

Where: CocoAndré Chocolatier, 508 W. Seventh St.

More info: occc.dallasculture.org

Nov. 10

Sunset run

Run a flat course — 5k, 10k and half-marathon distances — and enjoy the scenery of the Trinity River plus craft beer at the after party.

Where: Continental Bridge Gateway Plaza, Singleton Boulevard at Beckley Avenue

More info: trinityriverrun.redpodium.com

Nov. 17

Cult hero

Gain a new appreciation for the 1993 satire “Last Action Hero” at this 8 p.m. showing, which is followed by music performances from Yaz Mean, Mountain of Smoke and Son of Stan.

Where: The Texas Theatre, 231 W. Jefferson Blvd.

More info: thetexastheatre.com

Nov. 30

Gulf-coast soul

The Suffers are coming straight outta H-Town for your dancing shoes. Dazz & Brie, a woman-fronted rock band from Little Rock, opens. 

Where: The Kessler, 1230 W. Davis St.  

More info: thekessler.org