Wine, beer and spirits
Wine and Cheese Benefit: Tasting for Suncoast Voices for Children. $10. 5:30-8 p.m. Friday, Pasadena Liquors & Fine Wines, 1100 Pasadena Ave. S, Suite 1, South Pasadena. (727) 347-9607. pasadenaliquors.com.
Wine and Dine in the Vines: Live music, Italian cuisine and an open wine bar. Must be 21 or older. Purchase tickets online. $45, or $80 per couple. 5-8 p.m. Saturdays, Rosa Fiorelli Winery, 4250 County Road 675, Bradenton. (941) 322-0976. fiorelliwinery.com.
Dunedin Brewery IPA Festival: The fifth annual IPA Festival at Florida's oldest craft brewery. There will be more than 35 IPAs on draft. $35-$45. 7-11 p.m. Saturday, Dunedin Brewery, 937 Douglas Ave., Dunedin. (727) 736-0606. dunedinbrewery.com.
Wine and Cheese Pairing: Sample cheeses from Mazzaro's Italian Market, paired with wine. $25. Registration required. 7:15 p.m. June 5, Wine Madonna, 111 Second Ave NE, No. 102, St. Petersburg. (727) 289-7257. winemadonna.com.
Ruta de Vino Grand Tasting: More than 100 wines from Chile, Argentina, Spain and Portugal pair with appetizers. $25. Registration required. Includes one seminar registration on first come, first served basis. 2-5 p.m. June 9, B-21 Fine Wines & Spirits, 43380 U.S. 19 N, Tarpon Springs. (727) 937-5049. b-21.com.
Summer Beer Olympics: Proceeds benefit charities of Rotary Club of Dunedin. Rain or shine. Register at tent at 349 Main St. by 6 p.m. Competitions take place along Main St. between Douglas Avenue and Broadway from 7-10 p.m. Wristbands: $20 advance, $25 day of event. Includes five drinks. 6-10 p.m. June 8, Downtown Dunedin, along Main Street, Dunedin. (727) 238-7384. dunedinwaterside.com/ai1ec_event/summer-beer-olympics-2013-2.
Compiled by Peggy Anders. Send news of coming events at least two weeks in advance to Food File, Tampa Bay Times, P.O. Box 1121, St. Petersburg, FL 33731; email to: [email protected]; or fax: (727) 892-2256.