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Philadelphia Wine Tastings & Events

September 24
The Downington Fall Fest will take place from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Lancaster Avenue in downtown Downingtown between Wallace Avenue and Green Street. There will be entertainment as well as a beer garden and a "Brewpub on Wheels" provided by Victory Brewing Company. For more information, visit

The Wine School of Philadelphia is offering its usual sassy array of wine classes. The Wine School of Philadelphia, 2006-2008 Fairmount Ave. For more information, visit
Sundays through Wednesdays from 5 p.m.-7 p.m., wine lovers can sample 5 O'Clock Flights at Paramour, featuring tasting pours of three wines or three craft beers for $5 paired with complimentary snacks. Paramour, Wayne Hotel, 139 East Lancaster Ave., Wayne, PA 19087, 610-977-0600.
Ristorante Panorama continues its Friday Night Flights of Wine from 6 p.m.-8 p.m. The cost is $25 with a reservation ($35 without), and different regions are spotlighted every week. Ristorante Panorama, Penn's View Hotel, 14 N. Front St., Philadelphia, PA 19106, 215-922-7800.

Sip and celebrate springtime with GAYOT's Top 10 Spring Beers.

Sip straight or mix up a margarita with GAYOT's picks of the best tequilas under $100.