Don't forget about Break 'N Bread, 1-5 p.m. Sunday at Pepper Place Market, where you can get tastes of specialties from Birmingham's local, independent restaurants. For $30 ($20 if you buy online at www.birminghamoriginals.org), you get unlimited tastings from all the participating restaurants, two tickets that can be used for wine or beer (additional tickets can be purchased at the event), and live music, a children’s area, plus the opportunity to purchase raffle tickets, hats and t-shirts. Teenagers are $12. Or you can go for the VIP ticket for $75 at the gate, $70 online, and also get access to the VIP tent, an upgraded wine selection and unlimited beverages.
Also on Sunday is Ted's Tasting for a Cure, with proceeds benefiting the UAB Pediatric Cancer Research Fund at Children's Hospital. From 4-7 p.m. at Ted's Restaurant at 328 12th St. South, enjoy an all-you-an-eat buffet, family entertainment, and live music. Buy advance tickets ($20 adults, $5 kids 3-10) at Ted's or Ted's To Go. If you want to buy tickets at the door, call or e-mail to let them know you'll be attending: 324-2911 or firstname.lastname@example.org.