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November 2016

September 2016

KJCT8 – Agritourism growing in Colorado

Agritourism growing in Colorado According to the last USDA Census of Agriculture, over 800 Colorado farms offer attractions surrounding their agricultural crops and products, such as wineries, corn mazes, and farm-to-table dinners, among many options. [...]


Colorado winemakers celebrate the fall harvest with festivals and dinners The fall harvest is showtime for Colorado’s winemakers, that critical period they’ve been working toward all year long. Tight bunches of green berries have matured [...]

August 2016

Ticket sales under way for Winefest

Tickets are now available for the Colorado Mountain Winefest set for Sept. 15 to 18 in Palisade. “We are thrilled to be celebrating our 25th year with over 50 Colorado wineries and look forward to welcoming [...]

September 2015

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September 2013

Colorado Mountain Winefest Sets New Attendance Record

An estimated crowd of 5,846 filled Riverbend Park in Palisade on Saturday for the annual Colorado Mountain Winefest presented by First National Bank of the Rockies, setting a new 22-year attendance high. The number represents [...]

September 2012

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September 2009

Winefest one of most popular events for the Valley

Almost 20 years ago several winemakers in the Grand Valley got together and held a small wine tasting. Now 18 years later the Colorado Mountain Winefest draws crowds from across the country. Lumberger grapes hang [...]

September 2005

Winefest uncorks this weekend

The 14th annual Colorado Mountain Winefest will have a record 40 wineries showcasing their wares at Palisade’s Riverbend Park on Saturday. This year’s festival also will include 50 artisans offering everything from metal work and photogr... [...]

October 2003