But theres more to Dish than dining: Liquid assets, including beer and wine, take center stage with the Art of the Cocktail, highlighting one of the years biggest trends. And if that werent enough, the air will be filled with the sound of music from local favorites Robert Eldridge, Air Dubai and Rachel Platten. General-admission tickets are $35 in advance and $50 at the door; VIP tix, which include a food-sampling reception and complimentary beer, wine or cocktails, are $75 in advance and $100 at the gate. For more info, go to www.westword.com.
Fri., Sept. 9, 6-7:30 & 7:30-11 p.m., 2011