Nothing can quite make you forget about this heat like Christmas can, right? Old Town Scottsdale’s Kazimierz World Wine Bar is hosting a few Christmas in July events during the next few days that have you hollering “ho, ho, ho” in no time. (Plus, proceeds go to charity– Packages From Home, Relay For Life and Go Red For Women.)
Saturday, July 24 Christmas Eve Wine Dinner with Ghosts of Chefs Past Bernie Kantak and Gio Osso. The menu features six courses and paired wine wines (including selections from Turley and Ken Wright) starting at 7 p.m. The restaurant asks that you donate a minimum of $50 per guest–remember, proceeds to go charity. Menu and additional info can be viewed at http://www.localwineevents.com/events/detail/324569/one-night-stand-at-kazimierz-world-wine-bar-2-guest-chefs6-courses.
Sunday, July 25 The Christmas night festivities include live jazz and blues from Slave to the Groove in their debut Kazbar performance. The show is from 9 p.m. to midnight.
All of July Purchase charity ornaments to hang on the restaurant tree for $3 (two for $5) and you receive entry into the prize drawing to be held Sat., July 31. Prizes have been donated from restaurants, distributors and wineries including rare large bottle formats, romantic dinners, winery tours, spa services and much, much more. 7137 E. Stetson Drive at 6th Ave.,
Scottsdale. 480.946.3111. http://www.kazbar.net/.