May 2-3 Experience 100 international and craft beers and taste suds from more than 80 breweries at the 19th annual St. Louis Microfest, where you'll find food from local eateries, live music, a silent auction and brewer and chef demonstrations! Chef Tom Coghill of Iron Barley Restaurant will create a buffet at the VIP experience. Proceeds from the festival will go toward Lift For Life Gym. Tickets available Feb. 1. For more information, call 314-227-7302 or visit www.stlmicrofest.org. Upper Muny Parking Lot in Forest Park, #1 Theatre Dr., St. Louis, MO 63112.
Ongoing Enjoy wine tastings at Robust every first and third Tuesday of the month from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Every Wednesday is Flight Night, with reduced prices on both the wine flights in the bar and the bottles in the shop. On all other days flights of three 3 oz. pours are priced between $12 and $28. As part of Cinco de Vino promotions there is special pricing on wine bottles in the bar and cafe and 15% off every bottle in the shop throughout the fifth day of each month. Robust, 227 W. Lockwood Ave., St Louis, MO 63119, 314-963-0033. Robust, 227 W. Lockwood Ave., Webster Groves, MO 63119, 314-963-0033.
Wednesdays O'Fallon's Rendezvous Café & Wine Bar hosts a weekly wine tasting at 6:30 p.m. as well as a monthly Women & Wine tasting every third Wednesday of the month. (tasting is subject to change to Tuesday, so be sure to check with the restaurant). The cost is $15 per person (unless stated otherwise) and includes wine education, recipes and light snacks. Flights of wine are always available and change every month. The cost of three pours is $9.50. They also have occasional beer and scotch tastings. For more information and to make reservations, call 636-281-CAFE or visit www.rendezvouscafeandwinebar.com.
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