Palm Beach Food & Wine Festival
Various locations in Palm Beach, FL. All-star chef line-up includes Daniel Boulud, Todd English, Marc Murphy, Robert Irvine, and many more. 561-389-1222; www.pbfoodwinefest.com.
Chocolate Showpieces for Competition or Display
The French Pastry School of Kennedy-King College at City Colleges of Chicago, Chicago. Taught by pastry chef Stéphane Leroux. 1 to 8 p.m. $1,260. 312-726-2419; www.frenchpastryschool.com.
4th Annual Napa Truffle Festival
Various locations in Napa Valley, CA. Presented by the American Truffle Company. Features cultivation experts, scientists, and top chefs like Ken Frank celebrating black truffles. A portion of the proceeds benefit Napa Valley Food Bank. 888-753-9378; www.napatrufflefestival.com.
3rd Annual Pinot Days New York
City Winery, NYC. More than 40 Pinot Noir producers will showcase their wines at this Grand Festival Tasting. Sponsored in part by Wine Spectator. 925-891-4553; www.pinotdays.com.
39th Winter Int’l Fancy Food Show
Moscone Center, San Francisco. Sponsored by the Specialty Food Assn. 212-482-6440; www.specialtyfood.com.
Key West Food & Wine Festival
Various locations in Key West, FL. Tastings, seminars, cooking contest, coconut bowling, and much more. 800-474-4319; www.keywestfoodandwinefestival.com.
9th Annual Worlds of Healthy Flavors
Culinary Institute of America at Greystone, St. Helena, CA. Presented by the CIA and the Harvard School of Public Heath, Department of Nutrition. Nutritional researchers and chefs discuss healthy menu options. 800-888-7850; www.ciaprochef.com.
ZAP Zinfandel Festival 2014
The Presidio and Four Seasons Hotel San Francisco. Winemakers dinner, grand tasting, and much more at this festival held by Zinfandel Advocates & Producers. Sponsored in part by Wine Spectator. 530-274-4900; www.zinfandel.org.
Naples Winter Wine Festival
Various locations in Naples, FL. Auction, vintner dinners, and celebrity chefs such as Bill Telepan, Michael Anthony, and Jonathan Cartwright. Proceeds benefit the Naples Children & Education Foundation. 239-514-2239; www.napleswinefestival.com.
Sips & Suppers
Jan. 25, 26
Washington, D.C. Annual fund-raiser that benefits D.C. Central Kitchen and Martha’s Table. Sips feature local chefs’ tastings and mixologists libations on Jan. 25 at Newseum. Suppers, Jan. 26, take place at various homes in the D.C. area. Hosted by José Andrés, Joan Nathan, and Alice Waters. www.sipsandsuppers.org.
38th Annual Hotel, Motel & Restaurant Supply Show of the Southeast
Myrtle Beach Convention Center, Myrtle Beach, SC. 800-261-5991 or 843-448-9483; www.hmrsss.com.
Hospitality Law Conference
Omni Houston Hotel. Conference brings together in-house counsel, private attorneys, loss-prevention personnel, risk managers, and hospitality operators. 713-963-8800; www.hospitalitylawyer.com.