Fearrington wine class, u-pick lavender farm and more

A bee explores a lavender plant at a California home in April 2015.
A bee explores a lavender plant at a California home in April 2015.

Here’s a weekly roundup of upcoming food events, cooking classes, food tours, wine tastings and farmers markets across the Triangle.

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Wine tastings

Wine Wednesday at Mosaic Wine Lounge

8 p.m. Wednesdays, Mosaic Wine Lounge, 517 W. Jones St., Raleigh. 919-829-5886,

Wine Down Wednesday at Unvined Wine Bar

4 p.m. Wednesdays, Unvined Wine Bar, 201 W. Chatham St., Cary. 919-481-0881,

New Australia Wines at Fearrington

Join Wine Director Maximilian Kast to re-analyze and re-explore the wines of Australia. 5:30-7:30 p.m. Thursday, $30. Fearrington Village, 2000 Fearrington Village Center, Pittsboro. 919-542-4000,

Cloer Family Vineyards

11 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturdays, $5. Cloer Family Vineyards, 8624 Castleberry Rd., Apex. 919-387-5760,

Wine and Food Tasting at Chatham Hill Winery

Stop by and sample our latest foodie item: Southern Spice Spicy Pineapple Sweet & Hot Pepper Relish pairs incredibly well with our Sweet Carolina White and our latest Rose. Saturday, Sunday. Chatham Hill Winery, 8245 Chapel Hill Rd, Cary. 919-380-7135.


Carolina Cornucopia: A Conference on Foodways of the Tar Heel State

Join cooks, writers, filmmakers, historians and food aficionados for a look at how we prepare, eat and talk about food across the Old North State. 1-8:30 p.m. Friday, 8:30 a.m.-3:45 p.m. Saturday, Friday Center, 100 Friday Center Dr., Chapel Hill. 866-441-3683,

Inter-Faith Food Shuttle Tryon Road Farm Stand

The Farm Stand offers a wide variety of seasonal vegetables, pasture-raised eggs, cut flowers, potted plants and more. 2-6 p.m.Friday, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, 2-6 p.m. June 4-5; Free. Inter-Faith Food Shuttle Tryon Teaching Farm, 4505 Tryon Rd., Raleigh,

Mezza Luna Lavender Farm U-Pick

Come for a relaxing day for U-Pick Lavender Harvest.This year we will have lavender ice cream as well as our traditional lavender bundles, soaps, sachets, lavender cookies, and culinary lavender. 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Friday, Mezza Luna Lavender Farm, 1850 New Hope Church Road, Apex. 919-303-7097,

LoMo Market Pop-up Shop

LoMo Market and Lo & Behold Naturals are hosting a craft and local food Pop-Up shop.10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, LoMo Market Headquarters, 218 Hood St., Durham.

Chef’s Table at Home Healthy Cooking Classes

Healthy solution to “What’s for dinner tonight?” Join Chef Sharon Morf in her hands-on interactive cooking class. 6-8 p.m. June 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30, $50. 1129 Rolling Farm Dr., Raleigh, 919-523-1221

Meals on Wheels Dining for Dollars

This is the annual “Dining for Dollars” benefit for Chapel Hill-Carrboro Meals on Wheels program. The evening will include a dinner and a silent auction. 6-9 p.m. June 4, $40. Hickory Tavern, 370-110 E. Main St., Carrboro. 919-942-7417,

Farmers Markets

Wake County

Apex Farmers Market

8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Saturdays, 220 N. Salem St., Apex,

Cary Downtown Farmers Market

8 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Saturdays, 135 W. Chatham St., Cary,

Growers Market of Fuquay-Varina

3-6 p.m. Wednesdays, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays, Fuquay-Varina Chamber of Commerce, 121 N. Main St., Fuquay-Varina,

Holly Springs Farmers Market

8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Saturdays, 128 S. Main St., Holly Springs,

Knightdale Farmers Market

2-6 p.m. Saturdays (starting May 30), Knightdale Station Park, 810 N. First Ave., Knightdale,

Midtown Farmers Market

8 a.m.- noon Saturdays, North Hills Raleigh, 4150 Main St., Raleigh,

Plantation Point

9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays, Plantation Point Shopping Center, 3351 Cypress Plantation Drive, Raleigh,

Quail Corners Farmers Market

8 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays, Quail Corners Shopping Center, 5003 Falls of Neuse Road, Raleigh. 919-876-2726,

Raleigh Downtown Farmers Market

10 a.m.-2 p.m. Wednesdays, 400 block Fayetteville St., Raleigh (City Plaza),

State Farmers Market

5 a.m.-6 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays; 8 a.m.-6 p.m. Sundays, 1201 Agriculture St., Raleigh.

The Saturday Market at Rebus Works

10 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays, 301 Kinsey St., Raleigh,

Wake Forest Farmers Market

8 a.m.-noon Saturdays, 405 S. Brooks St., Wake Forest,

WakeMed Farmers Market

10 a.m.-2 p.m. Tuesdays, 3000 New Bern Ave., Raleigh (free parking in the P1 parking deck for market patrons),

Waverly Place Farmers Market

9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays, Waverly Place, Intersection of Tryon and Kildaire Farm Roads, Cary,

Western Wake Farmers Market at Carpenter Village

8 a.m.-noon Saturdays, 101 Gathering Park Circle, Cary,

Western Wake Farmers Market at UNC Wellness Center

7:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Saturdays, 350 Stonecroft Lane, Cary,

Zebulon Farm Fresh Market

9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays, Zebulon Community Center, 310 S. Arendell Ave., Zebulon,

Chatham County

Chatham Mills Farmers Market

8 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays, 480 Hillsboro St., Pittsboro,

Fearrington Farmers Market

4-6 p.m. Tuesdays, East Camden, Fearrington Village,

Pittsboro Farmers Market

3-6 p.m. Thursdays, 287 East St., Pittsboro,

Siler City

9:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays, 118 W. Second St., Siler City,

Durham County

Duke Medical Center Farmers Market

11 a.m.-2 p.m. Fridays, Searle Center, 10 Searle Drive, Durham (on the green behind the Searle Center and between Nanaline Duke and Bryan Research Buildings),

Durham Farmers Market

3:30-6:30 p.m. Wednesdays, 8 a.m.-noon Saturdays, Durham Central Park, 501 Foster St., Durham,

South Durham Farmers Market

8 a.m.-noon Saturdays, 5410 N.C. 55, Durham,

Franklin County

Franklin County Farmers Market

9 a.m.-noon Tuesdays and Fridays, 9 a.m.-noon Saturdays, 103 S. Bickett Blvd., Louisburg,

Johnston County

Clayton Farm and Community Market

9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays, 348 E. Main St., Clayton, (Horne Square),

Lee County

Sanford Farmers Market

9 a.m.-noon Saturdays, Depot Park, 106 Charlotte Ave., Sanford,

Orange County

Carrboro Farmers Market

3-6 p.m. Wednesdays, 7 a.m.-noon Saturdays, 301 W. Main St., Carrboro,

Chapel Hill Farmers Market

3-6 p.m. Tuesdays, 8 a.m.-noon Saturdays, University Mall parking lot, 201 S. Estes Drive, Chapel Hill,

Eno River Farmers Market

8 a.m.-noon Saturdays, 144 E. Margaret Lane, Hillsborough (Farmers Market Pavilion).

Hillsborough Farmers Market

8 a.m.-noon Saturdays, 625 Hampton Point Blvd., Hillsborough (Home Depot parking lot near N.C. 86 and I-85),

Southern Village Farmers Market

3:30-6:30 p.m. Thursdays, 650 Market St., Chapel Hill (Southern Village green),

Vance County

Vance County Regional Farmers Market

7:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Wednesdays and Saturdays, 210 Southpark Drive, Henderson,