LA Marathon Discount
In celebration of the marathon, the sbe Group will be running a one-day promotion wherein marathon participants who bring their 'bibs' will receive 26.2 percent off their entire bill. Spectators will receive a special dessert if they spent a minimum of $20 and they took photos in front of a participating restaurant and tweeted them to @sbecollection with the hashtag 'sbefoodie'.
WHAT: LA Marathon Discount
WHEN: Sunday, March 17. Times vary.
COST: No added cost.
Strawberry Fair at Mitsuwa
Mitsuwa Marketplace is holding its annual Strawberry Fair, which features fresh strawberries and strawberry-flavored sweets in the store. Fugetsu-do owner Brian Kito is scheduled to demonstrate how to make strawberry mochi for the crowd.
WHERE: All participating Mitsuwas. Varying addresses and phone numbers.
WHEN: Friday-Sunday, March 15-17
Tres Sietes Tequila Tasting
Tortilla Republic will host a tasting of Tres Sietes Tequila next Wednesday, which will be the second event in the tequila tasting series. A small menu of tapas — goat cheese stuffed re jalapeno, piloncillo bacon-wrapped scallops, tiritas de arrache, and mini tres leches cakes will be offered to pair with the tequila.
WHAT: Tres Sietes Tequila Tasting
WHERE: Tortilla Republic, 616 N. Robertson Blvd., West Hollywood; (310) 657-9888.
WHEN: Wednesday, March 20, 6:30 p.m.
COST: $40 per person; $75 for two guests
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