Beer Tasting and Sudsy Supper: Craft brews and hard cider from local breweries will be featured at the fifth annual beer tasting and dinner dance hosted by St. Bart’s Church. Admission includes tastings, pub food, French crepes, a tasting mug and entertainment. 5:30-8:30 p.m. Feb. 11. St. Bartholomew’s Episcopal Church, 678 Enos Way, Livermore. $15-$40. www.saintbartslivermore.com.
Burrell School Vineyards Valentine’s Dinner: Celebrate Valentine’s Day with an elegant five-course dinner with vintage wine pairings. Two seatings available: A 5:30 p.m. sunset seating in an intimate tasting room overlooking the vineyard and Santa Cruz Mountains or the 7 p.m. seating in a historic old schoolhouse. Feb. 14. Burrell School Vineyards and Winery, 24060 Summit Road, Los Gatos. $180. http://burrellschool.com/event/valentines-day-candlelight-dinner.
Red Carpet Evening: This Alexander Valley Film Society fundraiser brings a dash of Hollywood glamour with an evening of film, fashion, food and fun, featuring a red-carpet entrance, a silent-auction lounge and the Academy Awards on the big screen during an elegant seated dinner. 4 p.m. March 4. Trione Winery, 19550 Geyserville Ave., Geyserville. $200. https://www.avfilmsociety.org.
Presidents Day Wine Weekend: Visit participating wineries in Calavaras County for a weekend of wine tasting, light bites, live music and special offers. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Feb. 17-18. $25-$40. http://calaveraswines.org.
Lodi Wine & Chocolate Weekend: Now in its 21st year, Lodi’s Wine and Chocolate Weekend offers a diverse selection of handcrafted wines and sweet and savory chocolate bites at 50 wineries in the Lodi appellation. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Feb. 10-11. $55-$65. www.lodiwineandchocolate.com.
Beer Week dinners: Fieldwork Brewing Company co-owner and head brewer Alex Tweet is returning to Comal for two dinners featuring small-batch beers paired with Comal dishes. 6:30 p.m. Feb. 12-13. Comal, 2020 Shattuck Ave., Berkeley. $75. http://www.comalberkeley.com.
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Source:: The Mercury News