Will you be our Valentine?
Puro Cafe Opens
What: Panini, salads, quiche, and drinks like the Nutellino (espresso, steamed milk, and Nutella) in a cozy white space or on the patio come spring.
Why: Go hazelnuts.
When: Daily, 8 a.m.-8 p.m.
Where: 1529 Wisconsin Ave. NW, at Volta Pl. (202-787-1937).
In Your Face Art
What: The opening of the abstract exhibit doubles as a public wedding reception for newlywed artists Dana Ellyn and Matt Sesow.
Why: Say “I do.”
When: Fri., 6 p.m.-midnight.
Where: MOCA DC, 1054 31st St. NW, at M St. (202-342-6230).
Drink + Draw
What: Sip cocktails while playing exquisite corpse.
Why: It’s surreal-ly good.
When: Sat., 7 p.m.
Where: Gallery Neptune, 5001 Wilson Ln., Bethesda (301-718-0809). Reservations recommended to 310-718-0809.
What: Lines like La Perla and Argentovivo for 50-70 percent off, plus an Eres trunk show and bra and swimwear fittings.
Why: Undie-niable savings.
When: Thurs., 10:30 a.m.-7 p.m.; Fri. & Sat., 10:30 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sun., noon-5 p.m.
Where: Jaryam, 1631 Wisconsin Ave. NW, b/t Reservoir Rd. & Q St. (202-333-6886).
Ultimate Wedding Contest
What: DailyCandy and Crate & Barrel are giving away a dream wedding worth $100,000 to one lucky couple.
Why: We look great together.
When: Thru Mar. 31.
Where: Online at crateandbarrel.com/ultimatewedding.
Washington D.C. International Wine & Food Festival
What: Dinners with winemakers, pairing demos, an international food pavilion, and more tasting than you should probably do.
Why: Time to wine.
Where: Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center, 1300 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, at 13th St. Tickets online at wineandfooddc.com.