^
Keep Westword Free
4

Beer vs. Wine at TAG Burger Bar tonight, Ronald McDonald benefit today

What better way to celebrate the anniversary of the repeal of Prohibition than a big booze battle? Head to TAG Burger Bar at 6:30 p.m. tonight for a fight of epic alcoholic proportions during Beer vs. Wine, when Infinite Monkey Theorem and Prost Brewing will battle it out to see who does the best job of pairing drinks with the dishes in TAG's five-course meal. Infinite Monkey and Prost will be on hand to explain and defend their selections; after each course, guests can vote with either a bottle cap or a cork for the beverage that worked best with the food. Tickets are $65; make reservations by calling 303-736-2260. See also: Chef and Tell with Drew Archer, chef of TAG Burger Bar

For a more sober celebration, the Ronald McDonald House is hoping to raise $135,000 today through its Light the House campaign. Radio station KOSI 101.1 will be broadcasting live from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Ronald McDonald House at 932 North Potomac Circle in Aurora, which provides low-cost housing for out-of-town parents who need to be near their hospitalized children. There will be a slew of activities beside the broadcast, including an omelette station from 8 to 10 a.m. and pictures with Santa Claus from 4 to 5 p.m. (both free with a donation to RMH), as well as a Sugar Plum Bazaar with children's clothing and poinsettias.

For information on dozens of culinary events around town, visit our online Food & Drink listings -- and if you have information for a culinary event you'd like included in our online calendar, send it to cafe@westword.com.


I Support
  • Local
  • Community
  • Journalism
  • logo

Support the independent voice of Denver and help keep the future of Westword free.

Keep Westword Free... Since we started Westword, it has been defined as the free, independent voice of Denver, and we would like to keep it that way. Offering our readers free access to incisive coverage of local news, food and culture. Producing stories on everything from political scandals to the hottest new bands, with gutsy reporting, stylish writing, and staffers who've won everything from the Society of Professional Journalists' Sigma Delta Chi feature-writing award to the Casey Medal for Meritorious Journalism. But with local journalism's existence under siege and advertising revenue setbacks having a larger impact, it is important now more than ever for us to rally support behind funding our local journalism. You can help by participating in our "I Support" membership program, allowing us to keep covering Denver with no paywalls.

We use cookies to collect and analyze information on site performance and usage, and to enhance and customize content and advertisements. By clicking 'X' or continuing to use the site, you agree to allow cookies to be placed. To find out more, visit our cookies policy and our privacy policy.

 

Join the Westword community and help support independent local journalism in Denver.

 

Join the Westword community and help support independent local journalism in Denver.