Pet Of The Week: Weezy

Celebrate the Smoke! Cigars enjoyed as they were meant to be, with fine food and drink, in fine company ... take a long draw on...

Pet Of The Week: Weezy

Celebrate the Smoke! Cigars enjoyed as they were meant to be, with fine food and drink, in fine company ... take a long draw on luxury, hold it, savor it ... at the New England Cigar Expo!

NECE will be held in Providence, Rhode Island - known the world over as the "Renaissance City" where haute cuisine, the fine and performing arts, and a lifestyle of refinement and taste are proudly celebrated. All NECE asks is that, like Mark Twain, you smoke in moderation: "one cigar at a time."


Click here for discounted tickets and more info.

Rhode Island’s premiere seafood festival hosting the best seafood in all of Rhode Island and southern New England. Restaurants, food distributers, breweries, wineries, local companies, artists and non-profit organizations will be present at the event to promote their products, service or cause and celebrate the end of the summer. There will be live music playing at "The Pier Stage" throughout the event and of course plenty of Narragansett beer to enjoy.

Where: India Point Park, Providence Rhode Island

When: Saturday, October 15th 11am-6pm

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Join Exhale Magazine, TV Diner’s Billy Costa and Jenny Johnson, and Boston’s top food editors and supporters to celebrate our local chefs, healthy cooking, and local producers. This Friday from 7-10p and the EPI Center in Boston. The evening will be an entertaining and interactive gastronomic ad 'venture, featuring celebrity cooking demonstrations, amazing food provided by our regions local farmers and producers, and a chance to vote for your favorite recipes, chefs and restaurants. In addition to supporting healthy cooking, the event will be sustainable and eco friendly. Click here for tickets and more info.

The Village Voice's Brooklyn Pour craft beer festival will kick off its first annual event at the old Williamsburg Savings Bank - now called Skylight One Hanson in Ft. Greene, Brooklyn. On Saturday, October 15, 2011, the event will feature over 100 local, area craft beers along with food and entertainment. The afternoon event will enable guests to sip, taste, and guzzle a variety of beers, especially seasonal brews, in one location. Brooklyn Pour will offer all guests a complimentary tasting of beers, a souvenir glass, entertainment and VIP guests will be offered a special private tasting room in the mezzanine along with a VIP gift bag and surprise guests.

Saturday, October 15th, 2011
VIP Hour: 2:00 - 3:00PM
General Admission: 3:00 - 6:00PM

Saturday, October 15, 2011

1:00 - 6:00 pm

Belcourt Castle, 657 Bellevue Avenue, Newport, RI

Not Just A Tasting--But A Destination!

Join us in Newport's enchanting and spirited Belcourt Castle for this unique fundraising event. You will have the opportunity to sample, taste and savor an impressive selection of distinctive microbrews, exquisite wines, rare rums and tantalizing tequilas. Participating companies include Zyr Vodka, Narragansett beer, Trinity Brewhouse, Lagunitas Brewery, The Olde Burnside Brewing Company, Cabin Fever Maple Whiskey and many more.

Click here for a listing of other products available for sampling.

Tutored Tastings by leading wine and beer experts will be offered throughout the afternoon. Jennifer Pereira, an authority on wine, spirits, and craft brewing from Johnson & Wales University College of Culinary Arts will offer fun and informative sessions. Sean Larkin, the international award-winning Chief Brewing Officer for Trinity Brewhouse, will also be on hand to educate guests on the aromas, flavors and brewing methods of the event's leading beers.

In addition to the tastings several local restaurants, highlighted by Federal Hill Pizza and a taco bar from Perro Salado, will serve up snacks and delectable samples. Beautiful Celtic and medieval-influenced music will be performed live by Jay and Abby Michaels, The Harper and the Minstrel.

Tickets are just $45.00 per person! Parking on the castle grounds is free, and guests are welcome to dress casually, but no one under 21 can be admitted.

Purchase yours now by clicking on this link.

As an added bonus, Belcourt Castle will offer attendees the opportunity to tour one of America's grandest European-styled mansions and meet different kinds of "spirits" from its illustrious past. These exclusive ghost tours will be offered for just an additional $5 (regularly a $25 value) at 3:00 and 5:00 pm. Belcourt Castle has been featured on both the "Dark Shadows" and "Ghost Hunters" television programs.

Saturday, October 15 · 2:00pm - 8:00pm
Salem Knights of Columbus
94 Washington Square (On the Common)
Salem, MA

Join us for SALEM'S LARGEST CRAFT BEER, WINE & MEAD FESTIVAL presented by Pamplemousse!! Enjoy live music from The Dejas! Enjoy a sampling of craft beer from Magic Hat Brewing, Notch American Session Beer, Ipswich/Stone Cat Brewing, Blue Hills Brewing, Clown Shoes, Cody Brewing, Left Hand Brewing, Dogfish Head , Oskar Blues, Narragansett, Coney Island Brewing, Hebrew/Schmaltz Brewing, Cape Ann Brewing, Mayflower Brewing, Smuttynose, Harpoon Brewing, Wychwood, Isaak's of Salem Meadery, Moonlight Meadery, Plus Many Fine Wines! Session One is 2 pm - 4:30, Session Two is 5:30 - 8 pm. Tickets include free sampling of beer, wine, mead, food and entertainment. Tickets are $25 in advance, available at Pamplemousse or online at Tickets are $30 the day of the event and at the door. Must be 21 to attend. We hope to see you there!!


Saturday October 15th, 2011 | Arts @ the Armory | Tickets start at just $20

Harvest Fest is Somerville Local First’s annual fall fundraiser and celebration. Held at Arts @ The Armory, Harvest Fest brings together local: beer, wine, music, art and restaurants for one of the best tasting events of the year. Needless to say, we do the ‘nonprofit gala’ thing a little bit differently.

Harvest Fest 2011 WILL SELL OUT. After all, tickets are only $20 and you get a ton of value while helping provide much needed capital for SLF in support of our vision for an economy that is local, green and fair. Buy your tickets now!

***Update: Session 2 presale tickets are now SOLD OUT. There will be limited tickets available at the door. Session 1 presale tickets are still available - get yours to make sure you get into one of the best events of the year! (10/7/11)

***Update: Early Bird Tickets for Harvest Fest have now sold out for both sessions. Tickets now start at $25, still an amazing deal

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