- Japanese Bazaar and Culture Festival, Business of Art Center, 515 Manitou Ave., Manitou Springs. Free. A Japanese cultural festival featuring dance, a kimono fashion show, koto music and a taiko drum performance. Sat., Nov. 12, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Call 266-0190 or visit jassc.org for more.
An Evening at Le Cordon Bleu, Stagecoach Inn, 702 Manitou Ave. $60 plus tax and gratuity. Featuring six courses of food paired with wine from the famed cooking school created by Chef Daniel Hoyle. Thurs., Nov. 3, 6:30 p.m. Call 685-9400 for reservations.
The Blue Star Wine Tastings, 1645 S. Tejon St., 632-1086, thebluestar.net. $15 each. Featuring Marquis Phillips Australian wine on Thurs., Nov. 3, 5:45 p.m. California Red Blends on Thurs., Nov. 10, 5:45 p.m. Olde Bridge Cellars wine on Thurs., Nov. 17, 5:45 p.m. Thanksgiving Day Feast on Thurs., Nov. 24, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. for $35. Ports on Thurs., Dec. 1, 5:45 p.m. Call for reservations.
Powers Liquor Mart Wine Tastings, 5847 Palmer Park Blvd. Free. Featuring California Wine tasting on Sat., Nov. 5, 1 and 2:30 p.m. Call 596-4700 to register.
Coffee Seminar, Starbucks Coffee, 747 Citadel Drive East. Learn about the fundamentals of brewing a great cup of coffee and how to pair coffee with food. There are also coffee tastings. Every Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. Call Sharon or Jessica at 591-9120 to register.
The Warehouse Restaurant Wine Events, 25 W. Cimarron St. Wine Tastings, $25 per person: Dec. 6, Martinis. Wine Dinners, $50 per person: Nov. 19, Germany. Call 475-8880 to RSVP.