Happening this week only


Oct 11: It’s Oktoberfest at The Wharf. Kicking off at 5 p.m., the event features Spaten on draft, authentic German cuisine and oompah music. Don your lederhosen or dirndl to truly get into the spirit.

Estella Scott Roberts Fundraiser

Oct. 12: The annual fundraiser at the National Gallery will include cocktails, canapés, DJs and a silent auction from 8 p.m. to midnight. Tickets are $40 and are available from Paperman’s coffeehouses, or email [email protected]

Celebrity chef Ingrid Hoffman

Oct. 14: Chef Ingrid Hoffmann, host of the Cooking Channel’s Simply Delicioso, will be at Books & Books, Camana Bay, from 7 p.m. to sign copies of her latest cookbook, Latin D’Lite: Deliciously Healthy Recipes with a Latin Twist. She puts a contemporary, wholesome spin on more than 150 classic Latin dishes.

Ortanique dinner with celebrity chef

Oct. 15: Join Executive Chef and owner Cindy Hutson and the team at Ortanique for a five-course dinner, featuring special guest, Cooking Channel’s Ingrid Hoffmann. Tickets are $115, including wine pairings and gratuities. Call 640-7710 for reservations.

STEM Conference

Oct. 16-19: UCCI hosts the STEM conference, with a theme of Sustainability and Survival. STEM Carib 2013 will feature experts who will discuss current trends in science, technology, engineering and mathematics.

Pub Quiz

OCT. 17: Cayman Islands Humane Society pub quiz, at Fidel Murphy’s Public House from 7 p.m. with quiz master Pete Carlowe. $10 per person, teams of up to six people. Lots of prizes and all funds raised go toward transferring dogs at the shelter to new homes in the U.S. To reserve your table, call 949-5189.