COOKING CLASS: Marilena Leavitt teaches a bread-baking class that will include recipes for no-knead rustic bread, garlic and butter bread rosettes, Nutella bread and sweet and savory compound butters.
2-5 p.m. $75. Culinaria Cooking School, 110 Pleasant St. NW, Vienna. 703-865-7920.

COOKING CLASS: Executive chef Matt Britt teaches how to make four Mexican courses; wine pairings included. 11 a.m.-1 p.m. $85. Ceiba, 701 14th St. NW. 202-393-3983.

TASTE OF GEORGETOWN: Food from more than 25 restaurants, plus music and wine pairings. Proceeds benefit Georgetown Ministry Center. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. $5 for one food tasting ticket or $20 for five; $4 for one drinks tasting ticket or $10 for three. Wisconsin Avenue and M Street NW. 202-298-9222.

VINTAGE VIRGINIA WINE AND FOOD FESTIVAL: Virginia wines, food trucks, live music, family activities and more. 11 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sunday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. $30 per day; $18 designated drivers; $7 ages 6-12 (age 5 and younger free). Bull Run Regional Park, 7700 Bull Run Dr., Centreville. 888-823-3787.


LOCO EATS: Benefit for Mobile Hope highlights local chefs, farmers and winemakers. 3-7 p.m. $125, including tax and gratuity; $75 for food only. Patowmack Farm, 42461 Lovettsville Rd., Lovettsville. 540-822-9017.

OLIVE OIL DINNER: Five-course wine dinner featuring Tuscan olive oil. 6 p.m. $70, not including tax and gratuity. Al Dente, 3201 New Mexico Ave. NW. 202-244-2223.

THE WHOLE HOG: All-you-can-eat, Southern-style barbecue menu featuring pork entrees, slaws, salads, biscuits and desserts.
11 a.m. $20, not including tax and gratuity. Union Street Public House, 121 S. Union St., Alexandria. 703-548-1785. www.


WINE DINNER: Sommelier Matthew Carroll hosts a wine dinner with the theme “Iconic USA.” 7 p.m. $150, not including tax and gratuity. Brabo by Robert Wiedmaier, 1600 King St., Alexandria. 703-894-3440.



BEER DINNER: Four-course barbecue dinner with beer by Lagunitas Brewing and guest Ryan Kerrigan of the Redskins. 6:30 p.m. $50, not including tax and gratuity. Wildfire, Tysons Galleria, Third Floor, 1714 International Dr., McLean. 703-442-9110. www.

GARDEN STROLL AND TEA: Tour of the demonstration gardens with a master gardener docent, followed by a traditional English afternoon tea. 1-3 p.m. $28. Green Spring Gardens, 4603 Green Spring Rd., Alexandria. 703-941-7987.

WINE CLASS: The session focuses on pinot noir. 5:30-7 p.m. $85, not including tax and gratuity. Fiola, 601 Pennsylvania Ave. NW. 202-628-2888.

WINE CLASS: Importer Danny Haas presents the 2011 vintage of premier- and grand-cru Chablis from Domaine Louis Michel. Light appetizers. 7 p.m. $45. Chain Bridge Cellars, 1351 Chain Bridge Rd., McLean. 703-356-6500.

WINE DINNER: Multi-course meal featuring wines from Barboursville Vineyards. 7 p.m. $119, not including tax and gratuity. Ashby Inn & Restaurant, 692 Federal St., Paris. 540-592-3900.


COOKING CLASS: The session focuses on spring recipes. 11 a.m. $55. Patowmack Farm, 42461 Lovettsville Rd., Lovettsville. 540-822-9017. www.patowmackfarm. com.


TASTE OF WHEATON: Food from Wheaton restaurants, music, wine and cocktails. Proceeds benefit Mid-County United Ministries. 11 a.m.-
5 p.m. $1-$5 per taste. Wheaton Triangle, Grandview Avenue and Reedie Drive, Wheaton.


COOKING CLASS: Students learn to use a whole chicken to make a week’s meals. 6-8 p.m. $25. Maple Avenue Market, 128 Maple Ave. E, Vienna. 703-957-9348.

Becky Krystal

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