Summer Festivals: Steamboat Wine Fest Bubbling to the Brim
By Grant Johnson
Tickets are selling fast for the 2013 Steamboat Wine Festival this week, when Steamboat Springs becomes a culinary capital of the world from Wednesday, Aug. 7, through Sunday, Aug. 11.
Renowned chefs, sommeliers, brew masters and more will converge on the town, offering locals and visitors an unrivaled opportunity to sample some of the planet’s best food, wine, and beer.
Dozens of events are taking place across the four days:
Wednesday, Aug. 7
Opening Night “Farm-to-Barn” Dinner
Thursday, Aug. 8
Wine on the Mountain Kickoff Celebration
Friday, Aug. 9
Merrells Let’s Get Outside!
Bike De Boat
What is in Season — A Farm-to-Kitchen Pairing
Belgium Makes it Better
Wine & Chocolate: A Heavenly Combination
Stroll of Steamboat
Saturday, Aug. 10
Merrells Let’s Get Outside Again!
A Zinful Day of Single Tracks
Corks & Canvas
Red-Hot Red Blends
Have You Met Your Match?
Off the Beaten Path: South American Wine
Kentucky Bourbon & Tennessee Whiskey: What’s All the Fuss?
Toast of Steamboat
Sunday, July 14
It’s a Mimosa Morning
For event details or to purchase tickets, visit the Steamboat Wine Festival website, www.steamboatwinefestival.com.
The festival will take place at hotels and restaurants across Steamboat Springs this Wednesday, August 7th through Sunday, August 11th. Ticket prices range from $55 to $165.