Grand Tasting

Grand Tasting

What is it?

The DF+WF Grand Tasting tents showcase the region’s culinary leaders – award & winning chefs, mixologists and wine professionals for exploring and celebrating Colorado’s food and beverage traditions.

The all-you-can-indulge layout allows guests to eat, drink, and explore the creations from more than 40 top restaurants and wine and spirit professionals pouring over 700 wines, spirits, and craft beer. Additionally, the DF+WF event will feature the 5280 Home VIP Lounge, with patio furniture on display from Christy Sports. The VIP Lounge will house specialty wines selected by Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits Master Sommeliers and paired with tastes from 12 upscale restaurants. Lastly, the Wolf Sub Zero/Specialty Appliance Culinary Stage will have demonstrations featuring local Celebrity Chef’s and a silent auction.

When and Where is it?

Saturday, September 8, 2018, 12:00pm – 4:00pm
VIP Lounge: 12:00pm – 4:00pm
VIP restaurants w/ wine pairing: 12:00pm – 2:30pm
First Tasting Admission: 12:00pm – 4:00pm
General Admission: 1:00pm – 4:00pm
Pepsi Center – Pepsi Center Grounds

Tickets: General Admission, $125
First Tasting, $165
VIP, $250

* Must be 21 & over. No children or pets allowed. *

Complimentary Parking for ticket holders at Pepsi Center

Don’t forget about the convenience of taking the RTD Light Rail right to Pepsi Center!

Participating Restaurants

More restaurants coming soon, be sure to check back!

Aloy Modern Thai
Butcher's Bistro
Chocolate Lab Denver
Citizen Rail
Erie Coffee Roasters
Milk & Cake
Public School 303
Quality Italian
Range- VIP
The Nickel (VIP)
The Palm
Tri Stone
Wewatta Point

* VIP Restaurant

Culinary Stage Celebrity Chefs

2018 celebrity chef info coming soon!

Past Snapshots