Jason DeRusha and Joy Estelle Summers—food reviewers at MnMO, among some other things—are like the local Amy Poehler-Tina Fey combo of foodie event hosts, and that has us excited to check out this year’s Charlie Awards. The Sunday afternoon event at the Pantages congratulates the folks that make our restaurants, cocktail rooms, food trucks, and more, such a great play to eat and drink. Then later in the evening the Charlies celebrate with an after-party and, of course, chef’s dinner created by big names Marshall Paulsen, Thomas Kim, Karyn Tomlinson, and Sean Sherman3:30 PM. $25-150.Art Humes

Pantages Theater, 710 Hennepin Avenue MPLS; hennepintheatretrust.org