Festive Bites in February and March

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Enjoy an evening out at any of these delicious events.
  1. An Afton House Valentine’s - February 14
    Consider a romantic overnighter getaway at Afton House Inn, with one of the romantic Jacuzzi fireplace suites and dining at the Afton House Inn fine dining room. Choose from entrees that include salmon, lobster, chicken and prime rib. Ask about the romantic spa package add-ons. Prices vary, up to $285. 4–10 p.m. first course served. Afton House Inn, 3291 St. Croix Trail S., Afton; 651.436.8883.

  2. The Evolution of Chocolate March - All March
    A delectable way to spend the day, group tours are still on offer, even since the annual individual Sunday tours have shut down. Tickets include two chocolate samplings, one surprise sampling and beverages at select Inns of the Valley. 651.436.8883,

  3. What Green Beer? St. Patty’s Wine Tasting - March 16-17
    Enjoy any five wines off the menu, accompanied by classic Irish music, at the Chateau St. Croix. $7. Noon–5 p.m. 1998 Hwy. 87, St. Croix Falls, Wis.; 715. 483.2556.