The Best Food Events in New Jersey This February

Mark your calendar for this month's boozy get-togethers and Super Bowl parties.

Pink cocktails being poured at Bar 32 in Atlantic City
Take a mixology class at Bar 32 in Atlantic City this month. Photo courtesy of Paperboy Media Group

Enjoy February in New Jersey with this delicious assortment dining and drinking events.

Black History Month Beer Series Fundraiser, Montclair Brewery • Montclair

All month long

Denise and Leo Sawadogo, owners of Montclair Brewery, are celebrating Black History Month with a month-long fundraiser to preserve the home of James Howe, the first African-American homeowner in Montclair. They are releasing their new Howe House Belgian Ale mid-month. A portion of taproom sales are being donated to Friends of the Howe House.
101 Walnut Street, Montclair; 973-850-0541

Meet the Winemaker Tasting, Teresa’s Pizza & Wine Bar • Princeton

February 6, 4:30 pm

Third-generation winemaker Maria Paola Sorrentino will take guests through wines from her family winery, Sorrentino Vesuvio, located in the Vesuvius region of Italy. All wines available for sampling are produced using indigenous grape varietals. Tickets are $25.
23 Palmer Square East, Princeton; 609-921-1974

Brewsology Beer Festival, Liberty Science Center • Jersey City

February 11, 7-11 pm

This festival takes place at one of NJ’s most popular museums. More than 150 local and domestic beers will be available to sample. Tickets ($50-$65) must be purchased before the event.
222 Jersey City Boulevard, Jersey City; 201-200-1000

Super Bowl Tailgate Party, Dock’s Oyster House • Atlantic City

February 12, 2-6 pm

The Chief Arthur R. Brown Jr. Memorial Scholarship Foundation is hosting its 31st annual tailgate. The Super Bowl pregame includes a buffet, door prizes and a free mug with $1 refills. Tickets, $20, can be purchased at the door.
2405 Atlantic Avenue, Atlantic City; 609-345-0092

Big Game Sunday, Gin Rickey’s • Atlantic City

February 12

Watch the Big Game while enjoying a bottomless buffet and draft beers. During Super Bowl hours, the buffet includes ribs, chicken wings, pulled pork, corn dogs, churros and, for the bottomless draft-beer option, 12 brews to choose from. Enter to win giveaways and prizes during halftime. Tickets are $49 per person.
2801 Pacific Avenue (Tropicana), Atlantic City; 640-696-8535

Bourbon Pairing Dinner, The Pier House at La Mer Beachfront Resort • Cape May

February 17, 6 pm

Sip sophisticated spirits at this resort’s first pairing dinner of the year. The four-course tasting menu includes fried oysters, jalapeños stuffed with cheddar and bacon, pepper-crusted filet mignon and praline cheesecake. Each dish is paired with a complementary bourbon. The dinner is $95 per person.
1317 Beach Avenue, Cape May; 609-898-2244

Mixology Class, Bar 32 • Atlantic City

February 18, 3-4 pm

Learn a little mixology with cocktail expert Lee Sanchez, who will guide guests to craft their own signature drink. The class costs $30 per person.
129 South Tennessee Avenue, Atlantic City; 609-350-6852


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