Mardi Gras Italiano

. February 1, 2015.
carnevaleroddysmall

Our friends at Paesano are celebrating Fat Tuesday Italian-style. Carnevale is a time-honored  Italian festival with Roman-era roots. Paesano’s event includes 5 courses with Italian wine pairings courtesy of special guest Italian wine importer Claudio Salvador and Italian vintner, Massimo Piccin of the Podere Sapaio winery. Many guests get in the spirit by dressing in costumes and wearing masks.

Reservations are required. $95. 6:30pm, Tuesday, February 17. Paesano Restaurant & Wine Bar, 3411 Washtenaw Road, 734 971-0484

Trending

Purple Rose Theatre says, Welcome to Paradise

Platonic soulmates and a pitch-perfect cast By Emily Slomovits When people think of the word “relationship,” they usually think of a romantic one. And indeed, in much of pop culture and entertainment, romantic relationships are given the primary focus and are considered the ones to strive for. But in Welcome to Paradise, The Purple Rose

Hymns of the Huron

Singer/songwriter Kat Steih discusses her latest

Update on Riverfront DTE Energy Site

After lying vacant for years, the site of a former DTE Energy plant at 841 Broadway St. has a new development plan, approved 10-1 by Ann Arbor City Council on July 1. The conceptual plan, designed by Detroit-based Roxbury Group, includes condos, a restaurant, a hotel, commercial space, a canoe/kayak launch, an event pavilion, a

You Know You Want This

Kristen Roupenian’s You Know You Want This is a collection of short stories that revels in the mystifying aspects of interpersonal relationships without ever feeling the need to justify them.