This Week’s Events: Champagne Dinner, Who’s Your Daddy Beer Dinner, Gluten-Free Baking

Tuesday — Figa is holding a Champagne Dinner, Hood’s soup food truck, Soup Boutique, will be making a stop in downtown Portland at 215 Commercial St.

ThursdayGritty’s is hosting a beer dinner, there will be a UFF cider and kombucha tasting at Aurora Provisions, and The Great Lost Bear is showcasing beer from Unibroue.

Fridaybaker Ciril Hitz will give a lecture about his life and career, there will be a wine tasting at the West End Deli and Wine Wise is leading a Bordeaux class. It’s the First Friday Art Walk this week, restaurants will be packed Friday night so the smart move is to make your restaurant reservations now.

Saturday —Sea Change is teaching a gluten-free Baking class, and the Winter Farmers Market is taking place.

For more information on these and other upcoming food happenings in the area, visit the event calendar.

If you are holding a food event this week that’s not listed above, publicize it by adding it as a comment to this post.