Lobsta Fest # 24 will be held Saturday at Town Club Steak and Seafood, 2904 45th Ave., Highland. Cost is $44.95. Call (219) 924-5227 or visit townclubon45th.com.
Ameristar Casino in East Chicago recently appointed Chef Bill Osloond as executive chef. Visit ameristar.com for more information on the casino's dining options.
Horseshoe Casino, 777 Casino Center Drive, will present its next "Perfect Pairings" event from 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday in the Lakeview Room. Tickets are $40. For tickets, visit chicagohorseshoe.com
The Palmer House Revolution Tap Takeover will be held Friday at Palmer House Hilton in Chicago. The event is being held in honor of Chicago's fifth annual Craft Beer Week. Tap Takeover begins at 6 p.m. and will feature experts who'll guide tastings in addition to live music by the Jacob Wilson Trio. For more information, visit chibeerweek.com.
The National Restaurant Association Restaurant, Hotel-Motel Show runs Saturday to May 20 at Chicago's McCormick Place. A variety of workshops, celebrity chef appearances, food demos, exhibitions of the latest trends, foods and more from the culinary and restaurant industries and more will be highlighted during the trade show.
Held in conjunction with the restaurant show will be the International Wine, Spirits & Beer Event, also at McCormick Place, on May 18 and 19. For a full schedule of workshops, events and more at the show, visit restaurant.org