Other Winefest Events & Activities


Many wineries go above and beyond during Colorado Mountain Winefest, hosting Winemaker Dinners, Feast in the Fields and more. A full list of these additional events will be posted as we get closer to Mountain Winefest.

Festival in the Park Events

Western Colorado Community College Alumni and student chefs will be competing against each other head to head on our Chef Demo Stage throughout the day! Be prepared for some phenomenal samples paired with sips of Colorado wine!

Chef Demo Schedule:

  • 11:30am-1:00pm Winefest Competition Kitchen Round 1
  • 1:00pm-2:30pm Winefest Competition Kitchen Round 2
  • 2:30pm-4:00pm Winefest Competition Kitchen Final Round

Take a moment to relax under our Education Seminar Tent a learn a little more about Colorado wine! Seminars begin 11:00 am and run every hour until 2:00 pm during The Festival in the Park on Saturday, Sept. 21st.

  • 11:00am-12:00pm – One Hour Wine Expert
  • 12:00pm-1:00pm – Wine & Cheese Pairing Seminar
  • 1:00pm-2:00pm – Colorado 90 Point Club

Enjoy your very own “I Love Lucy” moment while you stomp grapes in a wine barrel! Don’t forget to take a photo!

The Grape Stomp takes place from 12:00 pm-2:00 pm during The Festival in the Park on Saturday, Sept. 21st.

Watch as chefs create frozen works of art including a functioning ice luge!
The Ice Carving & Ice Luge takes place from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm during The Festival in the Park on Saturday, Sept. 21st.

Enjoy live music throughout the park during Winefest!

Main Stage Lineup

You Knew Me When
10:30am-1:00pm

ZOLOPHT
1:30pm-5:00pm

Live Music at the Grape Stomp 12:00 pm-2:00 pm

Enhance your ability to distinguish and remember wine flavors through this interactive wine aroma wheel! The Wine Aroma Wheel takes place from 2:30 pm-5:00 pm under the Seminar Tent during The Festival in the Park on Saturday, Sept. 21st!