SUNDAY, JAN. 31
CHILI CHALLENGE AND KING OF THE WING CHALLENGE. Benefit for PARC. 1 p.m., chili event. 3 p.m., King of the Wing. Central Café, 24 Whiting St., Plainville. (860) 747-0405.
NEWMAN MASSE BENEFIT BREAKFAST. 8 a.m. to noon. Proceeds to assist in offsetting medical/ prescription costs. 360 King St., Bristol. $7 per adult. Children 6 and under eat free. (860) 940-3847.
23RD ANNUAL CHOCOLATE AND FOOD LOVERS EXPO. Benefit for Easter Seals. 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Samplings of chocolate and gourmet foods. Crowne Plaza Hotel, 1284 Strongtown Rd., Southbury. $20 in advance, $25 at the door. Children ages 5 to 12 are $5. (203) 754-5141.
TUESDAY, FEB. 2
PIZZA SOCIAL FOR ADULTS. Celebration National Pizza Day. 1 p.m. Sample frozen pizzas and select a winner. Take a pizza trivia quiz and learn about the history of pizza. Pizza and beverages provided by restaurant San Gennaro and the Friends of the Library. Manross Memorial Library, 260 Central St., Forestville. Free. Register. (860) 584-7790.
BENEFIT FOR NUTMEG PERFORMING ARTS CENTER. 5 to 8 p.m. Wayback Burgers, 123 Farmington Ave., Bristol.
SATURDAY, FEB. 6
THE BRISTOL CHOCOLATE EXPO. 12 to 4 p.m. Bristol DoubleTree Hilton Hotel, 42 Century Dr., Bristol. TheBristolChocolateExpo.com, (860) 597-4835.
AMERICAN LEGION POST 2 LUNCHEON. Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. American Legion Post 2, 22 Hooker Court, Bristol. Prices vary depending on order placed. Take out call ahead orders available by calling in advance. Supports American Legion and programs. (860) 589-0088.