Featured Events

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Racing With the Spirits

Explore the World of Ohio Cheese

Farmers Market

Nose to Tail Beef Dinner

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Happy Hours

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Swirl Wine Bar

Burntwood Tavern

Felice Happy Hour

The Wine Bistro - Columbus

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  • Location: Swirl Wine Bar
    Happy Hour specials featured daily from 4:00 to 6:00 pm. Call 440-349-6900 for details.
  • Location: Burntwood Tavern
    Happy Hour every day 3-6 pm. $3 Bottle Beers, $4 Tavern Wines, $5 Tavern Featured Drinks and 1/2 Price Appetizers.
  • Location: Felice on Larchmere
    Happy Hour Tuesday - Friday 4-7 pm. Reverse Happy Hour Friday - Saturday @ 10 pm. Tuesday All wine by bottle 1/2 off. Wednesday 3 courses for $22
  • Location: The Wine Bistro -Upper Arlington
    4 - 6 pm. $5 House pours and small plates. Monday and Tuesday no corkage fee.
  • Location: Gia Lai Restaurant-Legacy Village
    Happy Hour Specials 3:00pm - 7 pm, Monday $1 Draft Beer - 1/2 Price Appetizers Tuesday $4 Martinis - $3 Shrimp or Pork Rice Paper Rolls Wednesday $1 Domestic Bottles - $ 2 Import Bottle - $3 Vietnames Style Wings Thursday $4 Martinis - $4 Chicken Lettuce Friday $1 Domestic Bottles, $2 Import Bottles- $4 Roasted Quail
  • Location: Martini's Italian Bistro
    4:00 to 6:00 pm M-F drink specials and 1/2 price appetizers during happy hour at this upscale spot specializing in Italian food and of course Martini's.
  • Location: Lure Bistro & Sushi Bar
    Event Date(s):
       5/1/13 - 9/30/13 - 4:00pm - 7:00pm
    Monday through Saturday from 4pm-7pm, check out the best Happy Hour in Willoughby! Lure Bistro offers great deals on beer, wine, martini's, and grub. Be sure to try the all new Cajun-Dusted Grouper and Fried Egg Salad as well our fresh Perch Sandwich on a Pretzel Bun :) (Bar Only)
  • Location: Bruning's Wine Cellar
    Event Date(s):
       August 21 - 5-8 PM
       August 17 - 2-6 PM
       August 16 - 4-8 PM
       August 14 - 5-8 PM
    Bring Your Friends and join us for a tasting at Beavercreek's favorite Fine Wine and Craft Beer Store! Every Wednesday (5-8PM), Friday (4-8PM), Saturday (2-6PM). LIVE Music Every Friday and Saturday.
  • Location: The Crush House at Gervasi Vineyard
    Join us for Happy Hour Specials Monday - Friday from 2-6 PM with $1 off a la carte cicchetti (appetizers), $1 off wine by the glass, bottled beers & cocktails, as well as $5 off bottled wine. Monday • burger day; Tuesday • live music: blues/jazz ; Wednesday • live music: variety; Thursday • crush night: ; Friday • wine down
  • Location: Art of Entertaining
    Event Date(s):
       4/25/1014 - 5:30 to 8:30pm
    Vine & Dine Friday! Amazing food, fantastic wine and live music. AoE welcomes The Billy Rock Band to entertain you. An exciting lineup of wine will be featured. 5:30 - 8:30 pm. $30 for pre-registered guests, $35 at the door. To register online, www.cincyartofentertaining.com, or call 513-871-5170.
  • Location: Kentucky Bourbon Festival Presents Racing with the Spirits
    Event Date(s):
       04/25/2014 - 7 to 10 pm
    Bet the Ponies with play money and horse racing video along with other games of chance while enjoying Bourbons from sponsoring distilleries. Fun, food, music and prizes.
  • Location: Three Rivers Wine Trail (Coshocton County, Ohio)
    Event Date(s):
       04/26/2014 - 11 am to 7 pm
    Three Rivers Wine Trail - Wine and Food Experience: At each winery, guests receive full wine tasting, special appetizer or dessert, and a special gift. You will also get to meet the winemakers. (Coshocton County, Ohio) Visit website for more information and tickets.
  • Location: Emerine Estates Winery
    Geauga Historical Society Wine Tasting. Please call or visit website for information.
  • Location: Western Reserve Wines
    Event Date(s):
       04/26/2014 - 2 to 5 pm
    Once you've been to Italy, you'll want to return again and again. Same holds true for Italian wines, can't get enough of them! Rob Rasmussen from Belvino International will be hosting. Tasting includes a great selection of cheeses and crackers.
  • Location: Chuck's Fine Wines
    Event Date(s):
       4/26/2014 - 3 to 5 pm
    Members of the Ohio Cheese Guild: Jean Mackenzie and Rob DeMuch from Mackenzie Creamery; Ben Baldwin from Kokoborrego Cheese; Brian Moran from Lake Erie Creamery and Kristyn Henslee from Yellow House Cheese, will be on hand to sample and educate participants about their cheeses. A perfectly paired tasting of wines & beers is also available for $5.
  • Location: Art of Entertaining
    Event Date(s):
       4/26/2014 - 5 to 8:30 pm
    Blues, Brews & BBQ. Amazing food, Mad Tree Beers and Blues to tickle your ears. AoE welcomes Tery Metcalf with special guest Kelly Richey for our first Blues, Brews and BBQ of the season. We are also thrilled to have Mad Tree Brewery in partnership with this event. For wine drinkers, we will be pouring wines paired to the menu.
  • Location: Guthrie Opportunity Center
    Event Date(s):
       4/26/2014 - 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm
    Sample Kentucky Bourbons, pick up Bourbon glasses, and bid on Bourbon-related items.
  • Location: Constantino's Market
    Event Date(s):
       5/1/2014 - 5 to 8 pm
    Sip into Spring While Tasting Wine & Enjoying Delicious Spring Fare Featuring Local Produce from CWRU’s Squire Valleevue Farm.
  • Location: Emerine Estates Winery
    Event Date(s):
       05/02/2014 - 05/03/2014
       05/9/2014 - 05/10/2014
    For information, visit the website or call.
  • Location: Art of Entertaining
    Event Date(s):
       5/2/2014 - 5:30 to 8:30pm
    Vine & Dine Friday! Amazing food, fantastic wine and live music. AoE welcomes G Burton Story to tickle your ears. An exciting lineup wine will be featured. 5:30 - 8:30 pm. $30 for pre-registered guests, $35 at the door. To register online, www.cincyartofentertaining.com, or call 513-871-5170.
  • Location: Downtown Mount Airy
    Event Date(s):
       5/3/2014 - 12 pm to 6 pm
    The fifth annual Budbreak Wine Festival celebrates the budding of the vines in the northern region of North Carolina's Yadkin Valley wine country. The festival takes place in downtown Mount Airy and features 15 wineries, art, entertainment and food. Weekend getaway packages are available.
  • Location: Emerine Estates Winery
    Event Date(s):
       05/03/2014 - 6 to 10 pm
    Tacos, Nachos, Big Nuts Coladas and more!!
  • Location: Chuck's Fine Wines
    Event Date(s):
       05/09/2014 - 7 to 9 pm
    Author Scott Lax will talk about the importance of wine as a kind of character in his new novel, "Vengeance Follows." He'll share some of his thoughts about wine, as well as those of a number of his characters. The event will be "interactive" in that it will involve tasting the very wines Scott's characters drink in the book.
  • Location: Veteran's Park
    Event Date(s):
       Thursdays - 2 to 6 pm
    Painesville's Market will include a variety of fresh produce, baked goods, herbs, teas & other goodies for your weekly shopping needs. Locally grown produce from Lake, Geauga & Ashtabula counties which are typically picked the day of sale and gives the shopper the highest nutritional value & quality possible. Fresh from farm to your kitchen table.
  • Location: Washington Place Bistro and Inn
    Event Date(s):
       05/15/2014 - 6:30 pm
    Six-course dinner; your choice of wine or beer pairings with each course.
  • Location: Lake Erie Wine County
    Event Date(s):
       05/16/2014 - Noon to 5 pm
       05/17/2014 - 10 am to 5 pm
       05/18/2014 - 10 am to 5 pm
    Lake Erie Wine Country will kick-off the 2014 season with their annual Wine & Cheese Weekend event. Ticket holders will visit any or all of 23 participating wineries where they will enjoy a special wine paired with food samples created with exquisite Yancey’s Fancy cheeses. This year’s gift is a beautiful Lake Erie Wine Country wooden bread board.
  • Location: Elkin Municipal Park and Elkin Recreation Center
    Event Date(s):
       5/17/2014 - 11 am to 5 pm
    Come taste the wines of the Yadkin Valley! The Yadkin Valley Wine Festival® is open to the public, including families with children. Craft vendor displays and music will take place adjacent to the wine tasting area. Blues DeVille will play from 12-2PM; Carolina Soul Band from 3-5PM
  • Location: Emerine Estates Winery
    Taste of Summer Festival Coshocton, Ohio. Please call or visit website for more information.
  • Location: Art of Entertaining
    Event Date(s):
       5/17/2014 - 5 to 8:30 pm
    Blues, Brews & BBQ. Come and enjoy live music and food on our outdoor patio. Amazing selection of food, large selection of craft beers and Blues to tickle your ears! AoE welcomes The Tery Metcalf Project back to entertain you all night long. Price includes five drink tickets to use on either craft beers or wines.
  • Location: The Culinary Vegetable Institute
    Event Date(s):
       5/17/2014 - 7 pm
    Chef Josh Dalton and Chef Silas Caeton of Veritas Tavern -- Menu: Aerated Pea Soup and Pork Collar • Snowville Creamery Ricotta, Egg Yolk and Root Vegetables • Crab, Tomato and Avocado • Short Rib, Puffed Grains, Demi Glace and Onion • Carrot Cake, Coffee and Cinnamon • Surprise Course
  • Location: Ferrante Winery & Ristorante
    Event Date(s):
       06/13/14 - 5 to 9 pm
       06/06/14 - 5 to 9 pm
       5/30/2014 - 5 to 9 pm
       05/23/2014 - 5 to 9 pm
    Join Us On Our Outside Patio For Savory Wine Burgers & Live Entertainment !
  • Location: Main Street Kent
    Event Date(s):
       6/7/2014 - Noon to 10 pm
    The 8th annual Kent Masterpieces on Main Art & Wine Festival will be held on Sat., June 7th, from noon to 10 pm in the heart of downtown Kent. The event features local artists, Ohio wineries, food and live music all day long!
  • Location: Corner of Broadway and Park St.
    Event Date(s):
       6/14/2014 - 11 am to 10 pm
    Come to the Historic Town Center and enjoy a day of wine tasting from Ohio wineries, great artworks, and local food offerings! The event kicks off at 11 am and will go on to 10 pm. There will be music in the plaza throughout the afternoon.
  • Location: Akron Art Museum
    Event Date(s):
       06/14/2014 - 6 pm to Midnight
    Fine wine, great food, tempting auction lots and some of the most exciting people in Akron contribute to one of the most successful events in our community – the Akron Auction to benefit the Akron Art Museum. Duckhorn Vineyards is the 2014 featured vintner, with catering provided by Executive Caterers. AkronArtMuseum.org/auction
  • Location: Ferrante Winery & Ristorante
    Event Date(s):
       06/27/2014 - 5 to 9 pm
    Join Us On Our Outside Patio For Savory Wine Burgers & Live Entertainment !
  • Location: Riverside Park
    Event Date(s):
       6/21/2014 - 1 to 8 pm
    Guests are invited to scenic Riverside Park for a day of art, music, inspired food and wine! This year, we will feature select wines from various famed regions. Guests can enjoy their favorite wines paired with food prepared by local chefs, all while listening to a variety of live music from the pavilion and taking in the local art scene.
  • Location: Twinsburg Township Square
    Event Date(s):
       6/21/2014 - 2 to 8 pm
    The Taste of Twinsburg is a family friendly event featuring the best restaurants from Twinsburg, Twinsburg Twp and Reminderville. We have all sorts of entertainment including bands, performers and local organizations. We also have an elaborate “Kids Zone”, a Beer and Wine Tent, VIP tent, Celebrity tent and we're showcasing local businesses!
  • Location: Art of Entertaining
    Event Date(s):
       6/24/2014 - 6 to 8:30 pm
    Come enjoy traditional Italian cuisine and wines during our Restaurant Sommelier Series. This demonstration cooking and wine tasting event features the Sommelier expertise of Maggie Reedy from Via VIte and the culinary prowess of the Art of Entertaining's Chef team. AoE will prepare 5 courses to which Maggie will pair beautiful matched wines.
  • Location: Progressive Field
    Event Date(s):
       06/27/2014 - 7 to 10 pm
    A benefit celebration of Wine, Blues, Brew & BBQ is back! Sample more than 200 internationally acclaimed wines, enjoy some of the area's top craft brews and savor in Cleveland's sauciest restaurants while helping more than 500 individuals with developmental disabilities served by Our Lady of the Wayside.
  • Location: Three Brothers Wineries & Estates
    Event Date(s):
       6/28/2014 - 12 to 5 pm
    2014 marks the event’s fifth anniversary, and will take place from 12:00pm to 5:00pm on Saturday, June 28. New this year are three educational seminars, in keeping with the Association’s goal of education. In addition, there will be two stages of live music, more than 18 wineries sampling and selling in the Wine Tents, and local foods and artisans.
  • Location: First & Main Hudson
    Event Date(s):
       07/19/2014 - 2 to 10 pm
       07/18/2014 - 4 to 10 pm
    Benefiting animal welfare in Summit County, the Hudson Wine Festival is Fri., July 18 from 4 – 10 p.m. & Sat., July 19 from 2 – 10 p.m. in First & Main Hudson. Enjoy 150+ wines from national & international producers, live music, food, art & retail exhibits. Tickets are $22 in advance; $27 at the door & include 10 tastings & a souvenir wine glass.
  • Location: Lake Metroparks Farmpark
    Event Date(s):
       08/01/2014 - 08/02/2014
    Wine, Food, Entertainment, Crafters and more. 1 to 10 pm each day.
  • Location: Art-in-the-Park
    Event Date(s):
       8/16/2014 - 11am to 5 pm
    Painesville's top-notch art show transforming Veteran's Park tree lined sidewalks into an outdoor art gallery bursting with fine art showcasing drawings, glass, jewelry, paintings, sculpture & much more. Along with multi-cultural music, as well as food & refreshments from local restaurants. A must stop in Painesville for this creative event.
  • Location: Windows on the River
    Event Date(s):
       08/21/2014 - 5 to 9 pm
    Join the National MS Society Ohio Buckeye Chapter for our 5th annual tasting and pairing event, Locavore. Sample hors d’oeuvres and wine from local area vendors. Attendees will be able to browse fabulous raffle packages and purchase tickets for those liked best. There will also be a blind wine pull which promises to be full of surprises and fun!
  • Location: Taste of Painesville
    Event Date(s):
       9/4/2014 - 5 to 10 pm
    Biggest End of Summer Block Party in Lake County! Taste of Painesville rock's Downtown Painesville every year in the heart of Painesville's historic downtown commercial district. Thousands of people gather after work for great food, family fun & a live band. This year featuring ANDY's LAST BAND, a local Cleveland band to rock the crowd.
  • Location: Ferrante Winery & Ristorante
    Sit Back & Relax While You Feast On Chef Nina's Delectable 3 Course Meal... The Afternoon Begins By Sampling Our Homemade Stuffed Grape Leaves. Soon To Follow Is Our Lobster Tail Paired With A Petite Filet. Served With A Medley Of Seasonal Roasted Root Vegetables. Finish Your Dinner With Our Special Harvest Dessert.
  • Location: Crocker Park
    Event Date(s):
       09/13/2014 - 2 to 10 pm
       09/12/2014 - 4 to 10 pm
    The Crocker Park Wine Festival benefits health charities in Cuyahoga County and takes place Fri., September 12 from 4 – 10 pm & Sat., September 13 from 2 – 10 pm at Crocker Park. Enjoy 200+ wines from national & international producers, live music, food, art & retail exhibits. Tickets: $22 in advance; $27 at door. Includes 10 tastings & a glass.
  • Location: Kentucky Bourbon Festival
    Event Date(s):
       9/16/2014 - 9/21/2014
    Join us for six straight days dedicated to the legendary spirit of Kentucky. Distilleries from across the state have come together to share their distinguished Bourbon in a variety of events for you to enjoy. Everyone is invited to the 23rd Annual Kentucky Bourbon Festival in historic Bardstown, Kentucky, the Bourbon Capitol of the World.
  • Location: Galleria at Erieview
    Event Date(s):
       10/03/2014 - 7 to 10 pm
    Sip great wines and savor great cuisine from the area's hottest chefs at this event benefitting the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. Enjoy lively auctions and entertainment.
  • Location: Ferrante Winery & Ristorante
    Event Date(s):
       10/12/2014 - 1 to 4 pm
    Looking for the perfect way to see the Fall Foliage while exploring the Covered Bridges of Ashtabula County? If so Ferrante's Covered Bridge Trolley Tour is the perfect event for you and your family!