The Toledo Lucas County Public Library’s Black History Month events include one of the city’s most celebrated soul food restaurants, J’Mae’s Home Cooking. At various branches this month, the restaurant will be serving up samples of their rich, creamy, baked macaroni and cheese for a tasting that will leave you wanting more. Don’t miss this
Sample various wines, hor d’oeuvres, and live music at the Toledo Zoo’s Aquarium, where you can mill around with friends or have a romantic post-Valentine’s Day date with your significant other. Let the romance carry on for more than one day. The aquarium provides beautiful ambiance for this special event. $80-$85. 6:30pm-9:30pm. Friday, February 15.
A murder mystery and chocolate tasting? An oddly appealing combination, if you ask us, which is why we recommend the event Death by Chocolate. There’s been a murder in the gallery, and you have to help solve it by relying on your wits, fueled by wine and decadent chocolates. You’ll explore the building, interrogating actors
Local bakeries are coming together for Children’s Theatre Workshop’s 8th Annual Cupcake Showdown. Participating bakeries will bring their tastiest, most creative cupcakes, keeping with the Seussical the Musical theme. Attendees will vote for the winner. Ticket sale proceeds go toward CTW programs. Admission price includes cupcake samples, appetizers, refreshments, a raffle, and a silent auction.
The 9th Annual Restaurant Week of Toledo kicks off with over 35 participating restaurants. Coffee shops, pubs, breakfast joints, and dinner options ranging from casual to fine dining, with portions of the proceeds supporting Leadership Toledo’s tuition-free youth program. Enjoy samples from 15 of the restaurants at RWT’s kick-off party, including beer and wine samples,
The eight-course Chef’s Table Dinners continue to wow patrons of Brim House, and there are many more coming up this year. First up, “50 Shades of Rouge” (February 14) – each course is made with ingredients in different shades of red, paired with a blush, rosé, or red wine. Then “Jigg’s Dinner” (March 14) pays