Poppers May 2023: Tequila & Tapas, Mother’s Day Tea and More

Lifelines and Benfield Wines

A psychic medium accompanied by wine? That’s the combination you didn’t know you needed. Benfield Wines, 102 N Main St., Swanton, presents an evening of wine and making connections from the beyond with Medium Sirena La Point. There is limited seating, so register as soon as possible. Beginning at 6pm on Friday, May 5, Sirena will do her best to make connections, but messages are not guaranteed. No outside alcohol is permitted. $40. Visit benfieldwines.com for more information about the event or to register.

Tequila and Tapas and Toledo… Oh My! 

The Toledo Zoo is celebrating Cinco De Mayo with a Tequila and Tapas event. On Friday, May 5 beginning at 6pm, guests can sample tequilas paired with professionally made small plates. There are different stations to explore, and your $65 non-member ticket or $60 member ticket will get you admission, parking, six tequila and food tasting samples along with entertainment. Event is rain or shine and tickets are non-refundable. Attendees must be 21 or older and show a valid ID. toledozoo.org.

Make Mother’s Day Special With Libbey House

Looking for a special way to share Mother’s Day with your mom? Head to Libbey House, 2008 Scottwood Ave., on Sunday, May 21, for one of their three 90 minute tea party seatings.  Tea times are 11am, 1pm and 3pm, when you can enjoy a selection of tea, sandwiches and desserts. $40 per person, and you must register before May 17. All proceeds go to the Libbey House and to support programs for the Women of the Old West End. Social distancing and masks will be observed. Visit libbeyhouse.org for more information.