Events


APRIL 2017


April 26: Alsatian Whites and Riesling

Lead: Django / Type: Wine Class
Django Banquet Room / 210 10th Street, Des Moines
6:30 pm / $40
Tickets

Join Django’s Bar Manager Peter Naschke for an interactive wine class. Explore the versatile and diverse white wines of Alsace as well as learn about the Germanic influence on this historical region. We will also have fun learning about the similarities and differences between two different styles of what is maybe the most misunderstood varietal, Riesling. Class includes four wines and two small plates. Ages 21+.


MAY 2017


May 6: Derby Day Celebration

Lead: Bubba / Type: Party
Bubba / 200 10th Street, Des Moines
3 – 6 pm / $40 (advance); $50 (after May 1)
Tickets

Join Bubba – Southern Comforts, Eagle Rare bourbon and Grey Goose vodka for a Kentucky Derby watch party to benefit the Leukemia Lymphoma Society. Includes appetizers and an Eagle Rare julep. Big hats and seersucker encouraged; prizes for best hat and best dressed.


May 24: Trip to Corsica

Lead: Django / Type: Wine Class
Django Banquet Room / 210 10th Street, Des Moines
6:30 pm / $40
Tickets

Join Django Bar Manager Peter Naschke for an interactive wine class. Take an island “vacation” to the gorgeous and youthful wine region of Corsica where your taste buds will explore all the Mediterranean terrain has to offer. Class includes four wines and two small plates. Ages 21+.


May 27: Chile Fest

Lead: Malo / Type: Dinner
Des Moines Social Club Culinary Loft / 900 Mulberry Street, Des Moines
6:30 pm / $65
Tickets + Menu

Join Malo’s Executive Chef Matt Howard for Chile Fest, a festive buffet-style dinner event with a kick! Enjoy a large selection of spicy appetizers and entrées with house-made sauces and a cooling station to help tame the heat. Event includes beverages (for ages 21+).


JUNE 2017


June 21: Rhône & Rosé

Lead: Django / Type: Wine Class
Django Banquet Room / 210 10th Street, Des Moines
6:30 pm / $40
Tickets

Join Django’s Bar Manager Peter Naschke for an interactive wine class. Aromatic whites, rich reds and refreshing rosé make up the compelling Rhône region. No matter where your taste buds typically lead you, you will find a new home in Rhône. Class includes four wines and two small plates. Ages 21+.