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Top Dining and Drinking Events to Attend in April

Spring has sprung, and with it brings some top notch food-oriented fun!

Frasca Food and Wine
Frasca Food and Wine

First Monday Paleo Dinner

When: Monday, April 4 at 5:30 p.m. Where: Brazen Neighborhood Eatery, 4450 W. 38th Avenue 
What: The April edition of this health-centric dinner features a menu with sage scotch eggs, pasta carbonara, steamed Manila clams and vanilla panna cotta, all alongside beverages of course.
Additional Information: To buy tickets to the monthly paleo dinner, call 720.638.1242.

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Spring Fling at Kline's

When: Monday, April 4 from 6 to 10 p.m. Where: Kline's Beer Hall, 7519 Grandview Avenue, Arvada
What: This event will surely be reminiscent of your fondest high school dance memories, and it's for a great cause. All proceeds benefit the School House Kitchen & Libations staff, now out of work due to a recent fire in the building. There will be live music, a silent auction and no cover.
Additional Information: For those who can't make it to the Spring Fling but would still like to contribute to the cause, buy "Fire Drill" shirts online.

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Uncorked Wine Tasting

When: Friday, April 8 from 6 - 9 p.m. Where: Denver Art Museum, 100 W. 14th Avenue Parkway 
What: The 16th Annual Uncorked Wine Tasting at Denver Art Museum is an unbeatable event for wine lovers and art enthusiasts alike. More than 300 wines will be available for the tasting while perusing the works of art. Tickets are $100 for members and $155 for non-members.
Additional Information: For more information and to purchase tickets, see online.

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Pre Party for the Denver Taco Festival

When: Saturday, April 9 from 5 - 10 p.m. Where: Glitter Dome - Event Center, 3600 Wynkoop Street
What: An event to prepare guests for the official 2016 Denver Taco Festival this summer, the Pre Party will be chock full of tequila, tacos, beers, live music and Lucha Libre Wrestling. Tickets are 21+ for $25 and include unlimited beer, tequila shots in personal branded glasses, and major discounts on official Denver Taco Festival tickets.
Additional Information: Tickets can be purchased in advance online.

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Istituto Frasca Per Il Vino - The Loire Valley

When: Tuesday, April 12 through Thursday, April 14 from 6 to 8 p.m. 
Where: Frasca Food & Wine, 1738 Pearl Street, Boulder
What: The third installment of educational wine seminars held by master sommelier, Bobby Stuckey, is a two hour class leading participants on a wine-drenched journey through the Loire Valley. Tickets are $225 and include the class, booklet and wine tasting. There are three dates to choose from for the event. 
Additional Information: Email to reserve your spot.

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Kovacs Nimrod Wine Dinner

When: Thursday, April 14 at 6:30 p.m. Where: Table 6, 609 Corona Street
What: This favorite neighborhood bistro welcomes Kovacs Nimrod winery for a wine tasting dinner event, featuring four courses paired with wine. Dishes will feature fresh, seasonal spring ingredients.
Additional Information: To reserve your space at this special wine dinner, call 303.831.8800.

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FckUp Nights Denver, Volume 1

When: Thursday, April 14 at 7 p.m. Where: Globe Hall, 4483 Logan Street
What: FckUp Nights is a global movement to share and revel in business failure stories with other professionals. The event is a celebration of failure, with some of Denver's most notable entrepreneurs presenting their tales of failure. Featured "failures" include Justin Cucci, Joey Bullock, Matt Fajohn, Aaron Ray and Danielle Schloffel. Tickets are $11.54.
Additional Information: For more information on this unique series and to purchase tickets, see online.

Spring Harvest Beer Dinner

When: Tuesday, April 19 at 6 p.m. Where: Post Brewing Co., 105 W. Emma Street, Lafayette
What: Ring in spring with seasonal dishes and craft brews at the Post's Spring Harvest Beer Dinner. The brewpub will be joining forces with Isabelle Farm and Oxford Gardens to bring guests a three course dinner alongside beer pairings. Tickets are $40 for the three course meal and beer pairings.
Additional Information: For more information and to purchase tickets, see online.

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Chefs Up Front 2016

When: Sunday, April 24 at 5 p.m.
Where: Colorado Convention Center, 700 14th St.
What: Cooking Matters Colorado presents the 16th annual Chefs Up Front, an epic culinary gala for a great cause, the No Kid Hungry campaign. 30 of our state's most celebrated chefs will gather to prepare guests an exquisite meal, alongside a cocktail reception and interactive auction.
Additional Information: For more information on the full lineup of chefs and to purchase tickets to the event, see online.

Laws Whiskey Dinner

When: Wednesday, April 27 from 6 - 8 p.m.
Where: Rackhouse Pub, 2875 Blake St. What: The head distiller of Laws Whiskey will be in the house, the Rackhouse Pub that is, for a three course, guided tasting and whiskey paired dinner. Tickets include three courses, an introductory cocktail and an educational whiskey journey for $65 plus fees.
Additional Information: For more information and to purchase tickets, see online.

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When: Saturday, April 30 from 4 - 9 p.m. Where: Wings Over the Rockies Air & Space Museum, 7711 E. Academy Blvd.
What: This event is a craft beer and culinary pairing on a grand scale. 80 local brewers and chefs will team up to present pairings. Tickets range from $65 - $95.
Additional Information: For more information on the event and to purchase tickets, see online.

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Globe Hall

4483 Logan Street, , CO 80216 (303) 296-1003 Visit Website

Table 6

609 Corona Street, , CO 80218 (303) 831-8800 Visit Website

The Post Brewing Company

105 W Emma St, Lafayette, CO 80026 (303) 593-2066 Visit Website

Kline's Beer Hall

7519 Grandview Ave, Arvada, CO 80002 (303) 351-7938

Rackhouse Pub

208 South Kalamath Street, Denver, CO 720 570 7824 Visit Website


4500 West 38th Avenue, Denver, CO 80212 (720) 638-1242

Frasca Food and Wine

1738 Pearl Street, , CO 80302 (303) 442-6966 Visit Website