Friday's uncorked a casual, comparative wine tasting from 5-7:30 p.m. Fridays, on the deck overlooking Puget Sound at the Bayview School of Cooking, 516 Fourth Ave. W., Olympia. Themes: Rose, The Everyday Summer Wine, $12, today; Chill Out With Cool Wine, $12, July 23; Zesty Zinfandels, $12, Aug. 27.
westport winery’s eclipse concert Celebrate the release of the new red wine “Bella,” along with an evening of music, food, wine, art, and lunar magic beginning at 6 p.m. Saturday at Westport Winery, 1 South Arbor Road, Corner of Highway 105 and South Arbor Road, in Aberdeen. Cost is $20 per person and space is limited. Call 360-648-2224.
Grape regions of the world Discover Old World traditions of France and Italy and meet the New World winemakers of Australia, Chile, California, and Washington, 1-4 p.m. July 17, Centralia Community College, 600 Centralia College Blvd., Centralia. Call 360-736-9391, ext. 427, to register.
The art of wine tasting, students will learn about the great vineyards of the world, 1-4 p.m. Aug. 7, Centralia Community College, 600 Centralia College Blvd, Centralia. Cost is $29, and students must be 21 or older to participate. Call 360-736-9391 ext. 427, to register.
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WINE TASTINGS AT MADSEN FAMILY CELLARS, noon to 4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, 2825 Marvin Road N.E., Olympia. Call 360-438-1286, or go to www.madsenfamilycellars.com.
WINE TASTINGS AT MEDICINE CREEK WINERY, 1-5 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, 947 Old Pacific Highway S.E., Olympia. $5 tasting fee. Call 360-701-6284 or go to www.medicinecreekwines.com.
If your wine shop, restaurant or organization is hosting a wine-tasting event where the general public is welcome, send time, date, location, fee, phone number for more information and highlighted wines to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than 10 days before the event.