Things to Do

Get a taste of the Caribbean tonight at Tiki Tiki Tiki

In celebration of Denver Food and Wine's tenth anniversary, the Colorado Restaurant Association Education Foundation has teamed up with Heroes Like Us to throw a Caribbean-style beach blow-out today. Tiki Tiki Tiki will be held at the RiNo Beach Club at Exdo Event Center, which will feature a sandy beach, luxury cabana seating, and a jungle of tropical features. See also: The Dish on Jensen Cummings, CRA's Philanthropist Award-Winner

The tropical-themed event will feature a tropical drink and culinary competition with bartenders and cooks from across Denver. There are sure to be plenty of little paper umbrellas, so throw on your best island ensemble for a chance to win great prizes at Exdo from 6 to 9 p.m. tonight. Tickets are $50 and you can get them here.

And mark your calendar for a special Denver Food and Wine dinner at Humboldt tomorrow, as well as the grand tasting on Saturday.

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 [email protected].

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Ben Landreth