Top 3 Food and Drink Events: Summer Bar Hop, Wine Tasting + Wine Festival

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Wed, Jun 19, 2013 at 8:00 AM

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First Saturday of Summer Bar Hop

Bar hop at six bars in West Hollywood for charity; part of the proceeds will support the Kanzius Cancer Research Foundation. A ticket buys a wristband, which qualifies the wearer for food and drink deals at the Belmont, Cabo Cantina, the Den, Fatty's, the Parlor and Rock & Reilly's. There will be interactive games along the way.

WHAT: First Saturday of Summer Bar Hop

WHEN: Saturday, June 22, 2-8 p.m.

WHERE: Rock & Reilly's Irish Pub, 8911 W. Sunset Blvd., W. Hlywd.; (310) 360-1400

COST: $10 per person (plus processing fee)

Rhone Rangers 2013 Los Angeles Wine Tasting

The Rhone Rangers bring more than 200 varietals of wine from 40-plus wineries for tasting. Tickets include admission and wine tasting; food will be available at separate cost. A silent auction will take place during the tasting, which benefits the Rhone Rangers Scholarship Fund.

WHAT: Rhone Rangers 2013 Los Angeles Wine Tasting

WHEN: Sunday, June 23, 3-6 p.m.

WHERE: Vibiana, 214 S. Main St., dwntwn.; (213) 626-1507

COST: $45 per person (plus processing fee)

Drink:Eat:Play Wine Festival

Fifty-plus wineries, including Laurent Miguel, Louis Jadot, Layer Cake, Cantina Casteggio and Baron Herzog, will provide samples at this wine festival on the Santa Monica Pier. VIP attendees will have early access at 5 p.m.; all other ticket holders will be admitted at 6 p.m.

WHAT: Drink:Eat:Play Wine Festival

WHEN: Sunday, June 23, 5-9 p.m.

WHERE: Santa Monica Pier, 200 Santa Monica Pier, Santa Monica; (310) 458-8900

COST: $50 for general admission; $60 VIP

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