Two events for your dining calendar:
Mt. Rainier Fall Wine Tasting
Nov. 2: The fourth Mt. Rainier Fall Wine Tasting will have visits from nine wineries, Tacoma’s Wingman Brewers and Finn River Cidery. Serving food at the event will be Papa’s Wood Fired Pizza. The tasting is 2-8 p.m. Saturday at the Mt. Rainier Lions Grand Tasting Hall, 27726 State route 706 E, Ashford. Tickets are $25 (10 tastings) at the event, or $20 if purchased before Oct. 30. Find details here.
Gluten-Free Health and Wellness Expo
Nov. 9: The organization called Gluten Intolerance Group will host a gluten-free health and wellness expo from 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Nov. 9 at the Greater Tacoma Convention and Trade Center. Organizers say the event will have cooking demonstrations, speakers and 50 vendors with tastes of gluten-free products. Admission is $5, or $3 for GIG members and children ages 13 to 17. Children younger than 12 are free. Find more information here.