Ready for the weekend? Here are your best bets.
Around town, catch a wine and cheese fundraising event at the Ben Franklin Institute in the South End tonight.
On Friday, the Drink Craft Beer Fall to Winter festivalkicks off, offering unlimited 2 oz. samples of more than 70 fall- and winter-themed beers made in New England.
Or, if you prefer wine or cocktails, check out theMake-a-Wish Wine and Spirits Tasting at Morton’s Steakhouse in the Seaport.
On Saturday, noted chefs from Beacon Hill Hotel and Belly Wine Bar are holding Texas Breakfast at Kitchen Inc. in Somerville. And on Sunday, Dante in East Cambridge will host its Best Dressed Dog Pageant - a cook-off between 16 highly regarded chefs, using only grass-fed, all-beef hot dogs and top-quality ingredients.
Enjoy your weekend, and own your night.