Encore Restaurant, 2550 East Colfax Avenue, presents the Colorado Wine & Spirits Dinner, featuring five courses. It starts at 6:30 p.m. and costs $60; call 303-355-1112 or visit www.encoreoncolfax.com.
Union Station, 2419 North Union Boulevard in Colorado Springs, hosts a benefit for the Third Way Center, Say It With Chocolate, the sixth annual chocolate-tasting competition. It runs from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. and costs $25; visit www.thirdwaycenter.org.
Amendment XXI Wines, 2548 15th Street, presents the New Zealand Wine Tasting with Sian Nagan; it runs from 4 to 7 p.m. and is free to attend. Call 303-477-5646.
Lola, 1575 Boulder Street, hosts Valentine Cocktails, a hands-on cocktails class and cooking demo. It starts at 7 p.m. and costs $35, and reservations are required; call 720-570-8686 or visit www.loladenver.com.
Baur's Ristorante, 1512 Curtis Street, hosts the Sinfully Delicious Wine Party, with Michael & David winemaker Derek Devries and six wines paired with appetizers. It starts at 6 p.m. and costs $29.99; visit www.uncorkeddenver.com.
Learn how to make your own chocolate and which chocolates have the most health benefits at Mederi Health Center, 100 Jackson Street, Suite M. It starts at 7 p.m.; call 303-933-2323.