Enjoy a night straight from a fancy Italian villa with Paesano Restaurant & Wine Bar’s Italian Dance Party. The restaurant is going above and beyond pasta appreciation by honoring all things from the boot of Europe on Tuesday, August 14 at 6:30pm. Enjoy a dinner with lessons from winemakers on creating perfect pairings, then do a little dancing and take a peek inside one of the country’s coolest exports, Fiat cars. It’s like earning a stamp on your passport without the expensive airfare! Reservations required. $50. 3411 Washtenaw Ave. 734-971-0484. www.paesanoannarbor.com
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