Record numbers at Winefest

The Daily Sentinel — Record numbers at Winefest Thousands gathered under blue skies along the banks of the Colorado River on Saturday for the 28th annual Colorado Mountain Winefest. The popularity of the Winefest, which takes place at Riverbend Park in Palisade, has grown in recent years. This is the fifth year in a [...]

By |2019-10-29T12:19:44-06:00September 29th, 2019|Awards & Achievements, News, Timeline|Comments Off on Record numbers at Winefest

Colorado Wine Country: the $300 million industry that keeps growing

KDVR DENVER — This year, Americans will drink more than four billion bottles of wine. That’s about three gallons per person. But these days, wine country doesn’t just mean Napa and Sonoma. Some of the best wines around are being barreled and bottled in the Colorado high country. Our state is now home to [...]

By |2019-05-08T16:02:43-06:00May 8th, 2019|Awards & Achievements, News, Timeline|Comments Off on Colorado Wine Country: the $300 million industry that keeps growing

26th annual Winefest sells out again

KKCO/KJCT8 - The 26th annual Colorado Mountain Winefest sold out for the third year in a row. Over 6,500 vendors, attendees and volunteers filled the park. “Just in the park celebrating Colorado wine on a beautiful day with thousands of close friends,” Cassidee Shull, executive director CAVE and Colorado Mountain WineFest, said. It’s been a [...]

By |2017-11-07T17:25:46-07:00September 19th, 2017|Awards & Achievements, News, Timeline|Comments Off on 26th annual Winefest sells out again

2016 Colorado Mountain Winefest sells out

KJCT8 - The 25th anniversary of the Colorado Mountain Winefest was celebrated on Saturday. Over 50 wineries and vineyards came to the event, all from Colorado. "It's looking at a customer's face and when they first go, wow this is amazing. That's so gratifying," said owner and winemaker, Michael Hasler of Decadent Saint. Hundreds [...]

By |2017-11-07T17:32:46-07:00July 20th, 2017|Awards & Achievements, News, Timeline|Comments Off on 2016 Colorado Mountain Winefest sells out

Colorado Mountain Winefest Sets New Attendance Record

WineBusiness.com - 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 a total more than twice the town of Palisade’s population of 2,700. “This festival takes over Palisade [...]

By |2018-06-22T11:53:26-06:00September 26th, 2013|Awards & Achievements, News, Timeline|Comments Off on Colorado Mountain Winefest Sets New Attendance Record

Record crowds drink up at WineFest 2013

KKCO 11 News - PALISADE, Colo. - Festival organizers say this year's Colorado Mountain Winefest was the most successful ever with more than 5,800 attendees crowding Palisade on Saturday afternoon. The 22nd annual event saw visitors from thirty-eight states and at least three countries including Poland and Canada. Local winemakers say the event grows every year [...]

By |2018-06-22T11:54:14-06:00September 23rd, 2013|Awards & Achievements, News, Timeline|Comments Off on Record crowds drink up at WineFest 2013