Boulder’s bustling mountain haven is home to a fantastic and innovative culinary and wine scene. With the close of summer and the start of fall also comes a plethora of wine-focused events in and around our great town. Expand your tasting knowledge, sip renowned vintages, and mingle with the community at any of these Boulder County wine events.
When: 8/22-10/3, 5:00 pm
Where: The Dairy Arts Center
Each Thursday, from the end of August to the beginning of October, this beloved Boulder arts center offers guests the opportunity to experience its exhibits in a whole new light. Grab a glass of wine and enjoy a docent-led tour of the awesome art displays at The Dairy.
When: 8/24, 7:00 – 9:00 pm
Where: Egg Strategy
Guests of this silent wine auction will receive the chance to bid on truly exceptional bottles of wine and support the local Boulder County foundation, I Have A Dream. Light hors d’oeuvres, an open bar, and decadent desserts will be served. Plan a date night or get the group together for a special event that is both entertaining and meaningful.
When: 9/7, 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Where: Community Park, Louisville
Join Boulder’s cool neighboring community of Louisville for its second annual Boulder Valley Wine Festival. Spend the Saturday sipping innovative and traditional wines from over 25 Colorado based wineries, breweries, and meaderies. Dine on tasty eats and sweet treats from the food truck park. Who knows, you may discover your next favorite varietal from a winery just down the street.
When: 9/10, 5:00 pm
Where: Frasca Food & Wine
This award-winning Boulder restaurant never ceases to amaze with its Guest Chef Dinners. Renowned San Francisco chef, David Nayfeld owns and operates a popular Italian taverna named Che Fico and is bringing his handmade pasta and Roman-Jewish specialities to our backyard. Just last year, Che Fico was named one of Bon Appetit’s “Best New Restaurants”. For a distinctive dining experience with exceptional wine pairings to match, reserve your table now.
Where: Various locations
Join French Burgundy lovers in tasting rare vintages of this world-famous region. Hosted by Boulder Wine Merchant, this much-anticipated event gives wine enthusiasts the chance to sip lesser known vintages from famous wine makers. The festival includes many events around town that feature tastings led by knowledgeable sommeliers and pairing dinners.
Fortunately, our vibrant city continues to foster a flourishing wine and culinary scene, attracting restaurateurs, wine makers, and chefs from around the world. Experience new wines from local Colorado wine makers, taste rare Burgundy vintages, and dine on stunning, world-renowned cuisine during these entertaining events.