Oak at Fourteenth, 1400 Pearl Street in Boulder, hosts a wine dinner with Fabrizio Uuli and a five-course menu. Admission is $75; call 303-444-3622.
The Denver Botanic Gardens, 1007 York Street, presents a Mexican Fiesta Cooking Class and Dinner, with recipes and dinner included (please bring a place setting). It runs from 6 to 8 p.m. and costs $39 to $44; pre-registration is required. Call 720-865-3500 or visit www.botanicgardens.org.
Lala's Wine Bar + Pizzeria hosts a Chocolate & Wine pairing, four chocolate desserts paired with four wines for $15 from 5 p.m. to midnight. Lala's is at 410 East Seventh Avenue; call 303-861-9463 or visit www.lalaswinebar.com.
The Exdo Event Center, 1399 35th Street, presents the National Kidney Foundation Great Chefs of the West event, featuring hors d'ouevre, entrees and desserts in a dine-around atmosphere from some of Denver's best restaurants, with live musical entertainment and more. It starts at 6:30 p.m. and costs $150; visit www.kidney.org/site/505/greatchefs.cfm?ch=505.