Alain Ducasse Demo at ICE; The Modern’s Movie-Inspired Cocktails

The Modern is offering three new cocktails inspired by the current “Dante Ferretti: Designing for the Big Screen” exhibit at the MoMA. Each libation is modeled after a film that the cinematic set designer worked on, including a take on a Sidecar inspired by Age of Innocence. [Grub Street]

• The annual Craig Murphey Fellowship and NYC Coalition Against Hunger fund-raiser is taking place this Sunday, October 20, at 7:30 p.m. at Brooklyn Brewery. There will be unlimited beer, a hummus cook-off, and the chance to win prizes from the likes of Vice and Etsy, all while raising money to help provide low-income New Yorkers with nutritious food. Tickets are $35 and can be purchased online. [Grub Street]

Aldea will host a special wine dinner in collaboration with California winery Kosta Browne on Wednesday, October 23. There will be a canapé reception, five-course harvest tasting menu, and signature wine pairings. Tickets are $270 per person and can be purchased by calling 212-675-7223. [Grub Street]

B’klyn Burro is hosting a Mexican pig roast this Saturday at Havemeyer Park in Williamsburg from 4 p.m to 8 p.m. The tickets, which are $25 per person, include all-you-can-eat tacos, pork, salsa, more pork, and two chili brews. You can find more information and pre-book online. [Grub Street]

Loreley Restaurant & Biergarten will host an Oktoberfest beer-tasting dinner on October 16 at 7 p.m. Guests will have the chance to taste seven beers as well as dine on a three-course German menu. Tickets are $55 and can be purchased here. [Grub Street]

• Alain Ducasse will do a live demo of his new iPad app My Culinary Encyclopedia on October 23, from 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m., at the Institute of Culinary Education. Tickets are $40 and can be purchased here. [Grub Street]