Des Moines Metro Opera will pop the cork on its annual Wine & Food Showcase fundraising event Feb. 19, at the Des Moines Marriott Downtown. Enjoy tastings from more than 40 wine, beer and food vendors. Or be a high roller in the VIP Club with its own fine wines from private collections and food prepared by renowned tenor Taylor Stayton. Tickets are $40 in advance, $50 at the door ($100 to rock the VIP Club). Call 515-961-6221 or visit

You May Also Like

Sidebar Set to Open

By Wini Moranville A casual European-style cafe, Sidebar will offer coffee, cocktails and a ...

Get Lunch and Inspiration

Monthly luncheon speaker series continues into May.

Valentine’s Day–Not Just for Couples

By Wini Moranville In Tom Formaro’s novel“The Broken Heart Diet,” lovesick chef Dante Palermo ...

Let dsmWeekly deliver news directly to your inbox.