Turley Wine Cellars Dinner at Acorn
Christina Turley will join the team at this contemporary destination at The Source in RiNo (pictured) for a five-course meal showcasing her family's California wines. The dinner kicks off with a 6:30 PM reception ($80 per person).
3350 Brighton Blvd.; 720-542-3721
Mardi Gras Party at Green Russell
Hit the Larimer Square cocktail lounge for a soirée featuring absinthe frappés and other New Orleans originals, plus live music and a burlesque show (7 PM; $10 cover charge).
1422 Larimer St.; 303-893-6505
Vegetarian Cooking Class at the Denver Botanic Gardens
Guests will prepare butternut-squash curry, cashew stir-fry, roasted-veggie pizza and more for the meatless feast to follow (6-8 PM; $47 per non-member, $42 per member).
1007 York St.; 720-865-3501
Zengo Celebrates its 10th Birthday
In honor of the occasion, Richard Sandoval’s Latin-Asian fixture in the Platte River Valley will be serving a four-course prix fixe all evening; dishes ranges from hot-and-sour egg drop soup with foie gras dumplings to the classic chipotle-miso black cod and chocolate-passion fruit mousse cake ($65 per person).
1610 Little Raven St.; 720-904-0965
"Denversary" at Patxi's Pizza
The California-based pizza chain is pouring complimentary bubbly from 5 PM onward to mark its first year in business, so come on down for some Rotari Brut and a slice or three.
1598 E. 17th St.; 303-832-8000
185 Steele St.; 303-331-1000
3455 S. University Blvd., Englewood; 303-738-2000
Meet the Maker at La Biblioteca
Or visit Zengo’s little sibling next door for a tequila tasting and discussion led by experts from Jalisco distillery El Tesoro (6-8 PM; $5 cover charge).
1610 Little Raven St. Ste. 200; 720-904-0965