Things to Do

Today: Rick Bayless cooks for Douglas County books

Top Chef Masters winner Rick Bayless is spending the day in the Denver 'burbs, starting with an exclusive lunch at the Old Blinking Light Kitchen & Cocktails, 9344 South Dorchester Street in Highlands Ranch.

From there, Bayless will be moving on to Lone Tree Recreation Center, 10249 Ridgegate Circle in Littleton, for a 3 p.m. cooking demonstration and tasting. The day will wrap up at the Wildlife Experience Museum, 10035 South Peoria Street in Parker, with a reception at 6 p.m.

Bayless's appearances are sponsored by Douglas County Libraries; for more info on tickets, $30 to $125, go to or call 303-791-7323.

For information on dozens of culinary events around town, visit our online Food & Drink listings.