Updated: November 15, 2012 8:43PM
624 Davis St., Evanston
The restaurant partners with Bottle & Bottega for a sushi and drink pairing class from 2 to 5 p.m. Nov. 24; $40. Call (847) 866-6969; koievanston.com.
Prairie Grass Cafe, 601 Skokie Blvd., Northbrook
Chefs Sarah Stegner and George Bumbaris host a dinner with Prairie State Winery that will begin at 6:30 p.m. Dec. 4; $85. Courses include homemade lamb sausage served over lentils with potatoes and rainbow chard paired with Cabernet Franc. Visit eventbrite.com.
Volo Restaurant Wine Bar, 2008 W. Roscoe
The holidays call for a little bubbly. But which one? Get answers to that question at a Champagne and sparkling wine tasting that will be held from 3 to 5:30 p.m. Dec. 1; $25. Call (773) 348-4600; volorestaurant.com .
229 W. St. Charles,
The fourth annual Lombard Town Centre Wine Dinner will be from 6 to 10 p.m. Dec. 3; $75. Call (630) 913-7862; lombardtowncentre.org .
Gejas, 340 W. Armitage
The annual Champagne festival begins Dec. 1 and continues through Feb. 28. There will be a special tasting featuring Lanson Champagne beginning at 1 p.m. Dec. 2; $30.
Francesca’s Vicinato, 12960 S. LaGrange,
Unleash your inner Rembrandt or just have fun during the restaurant’s Wine and Canvas! Eiffel Tower event beginning at 6:30 p.m. Nov. 27; $35. Visit wineandcanvas.com .
Denise I. O’Neal