WEDNESDAY, FEB. 11
99 RESTAURANT FUND RAISER FOR BRISTOL EASTERN HIGH SCHOOL 2015 PROJECT GRADUATION. 5 to 8 p.m. Bring flyer. Available on website or pick up at Bristol Eastern High School. 99 Restaurant, 827 Pine St., Bristol.
THURSDAY, FEB. 12
FEBTOBERFEST. 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Bier and art history. Over 10-plus breweries participating in the tasting including Charter Oak Brewing Company, Overshores Brewing, Broad Brook Brewing, and Two Roads. $35 in advance, $40 at the door. Tickets include free tasting glass. MattatuckMuseum.org, (203) 753-0381 ext. 130.
BRISTOL ELKS FAMILY NIGHT DINNER. 5 to 6:30 p.m. Roast beef or stuffed fish. Choice of soup or salad, potato vegetable, bread and butter, coffee or tea. Bristol Elks Club, 126 South St., Bristol. $8 per person. Call ahead for fish, (860) 583-3350.
SATURDAY, FEB. 28
THE 53RD ANNUAL CHICKEN BARBECUE. Seatings at 4:45 to 6:30 p.m. Take-out will be from 4 to 6:30 p.m. Dinner includes a half chicken, cole slaw, baked potato, roll, beverage, and dessert. Harwinton Congregational Church, 1 Litchfield Rd., Route 4, Harwinton.
Tickets are $14, and $8 for children under 12. (860) 485-0370.