|Aldea will host a major fundraiser|
Monday:Bill Telepan hosts a benefit at his Upper West Side namesake that will raise money for the Mayo's fund for Hurricane Sandy relief. Dishes like lobster bolognese and house-smoked brook trout will be served with wine pairings. There are 20 seats available for the 7 PM dinner, which costs $200 per person and takes place in the private dining room. To reserve a space call 212-580-4300.
Tuesday:It's election night, and if you want to watch the returns in the company of some booze hounds, head to 230 Fifth, which will be broadcasting the results live and serving special red, white and blue drinks for $6. There's a free buffet from 7 to 8 PM and 50% of the evening's proceeds will be donated to the American Red Cross.
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