DINING: StrEATS this weekend, and more


The Vegas StrEATS food-truck festival will return to the El Cortez, 600 Fremont St., from 6 p.m. to 2 a.m. Saturday (June 11). Slidin’ Thru, Fukuburger, LBS Patty Wagon, Snow Ono, Muncheeze, Top Notch BBQ, Lulu’s On the Move, Grouchy John’s and Foodslingers will participate in the event on Jackie Gaughan Parkway adjacent to the hotel property. Drink specials, art and live music also will be offered. ...

During Father’s Day weekend June 18-19, Wendy’s locations will donate 50 cents for every Frosty sold to Wendy’s Wonderful Kids, a program of the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption that finds permanent adoptive families for foster children. ...

El Segundo Sol at the Fashion Show mall, 3200 Las Vegas Blvd. South, will present its next Cooking Fiesta from 10 a.m. to noon June 25. It will cover nachos with crab and poblano, shrimp and carne fajitas with Oaxacan black beans, prickly pear margaritas and other items. The cost is $25, plus tax and tip. To reserve, call 258-1211. ...

Roy’s chefs will share their cooking secrets during a class at 6 p.m. June 28 at Roy’s Restaurant at 8701 W. Charleston Blvd. Chef/partner Quy Trinh and his team will demonstrate the preparation of a meal including a petite tuna-melt sandwich, soy-balsamic grilled fillet and Kona coffee shake, which will be served to participants. The cost is $45; to reserve, call 838-3620. ...

Wolfgang Puck’s Cut at the Palazzo, 3325 Las Vegas Blvd. South, has converted its wine list to iPad use. ...

Ethel M Chocolates is marking its 30th anniversary with a special 32-piece collection of original chocolates in a commemorative, Las Vegas-themed tin. ...