I know it’s hard to think about anything except Thanksgiving dinner, but when you start to crave more than leftovers, check out Maido’s eighth annual Curry Contest. This Japanese grocery store in Narberth welcomes participants and tasters alike on Nov. 27. If you think your Japanese-style curry recipe is award winning, register for the contest by calling (610) 747-0557. Everyone else, gather ’round for some spicy sampling. 1-3 p.m. Visit maidookini.com.