, Westwords annual food-and-drink orgy celebrating the local dining scene, sponsored in part by by Jacob's Creek Wines -gets down and dirty tonight at Exdo Event Center, 1399 35th Street, at 7:30 p.m. with samplings from thirty local restaurants, bakeries, bars and street-food carts (of course), including: Appaloosa Grill, Apple Spice Junction, Argyll, Big Fat Cupcakes, Biker Jims Gourmet Dogs, the Corner Office, Frills Cake Shop, Gaetanos, Goosetown Tavern, Habesha, Kingas Lounge, Lalas Wine Bar + Pizzeria, Little India, Marlowes, Organic Pizza Co., Pasquinis, Pearl Street Grill, Qdoba Mexican Grill, Second Home, Sexy Pizza, Steves Snappin Dogs, Sullys Slice Truck, the 9th Door, the Inventing Room, the Porker, Tonys Market, Waffle Brothers, Walts Mobile Bistro, Wazee Supper Club and Wynkoop Brewing Company.
And if thats not enough to make your belly do back flips, there will be plenty of liquid assets shaken and stirred by local mixologists, plus kick-ass live music. Tickets are $30 in advance and $40 at the door. If you want to pre-party, theres also a VIP reception from 6 to 7:30 p.m.; tickets to that are $50. Go to www.westword.com to snag yours.
Wed., Sept. 22, 6 & 7:30 p.m., 2010