Denver is packed with food and drink festivals year-round. From culinary delights to original microbrews, there's always something to look forward to.
New Kids on the Block Beer Festival
WHEN: June 9, 2017
WHERE: 2191 Arapahoe St., Denver, CO 80205
This spring, check out some of Denver's new brews at the New Kids on the Block Beer Festival. Dance to 80s tunes (including, we're sure, some vintage NKOTB) while you sample pours from Spangalang Brewery, The Intrepid Sojourner Beer Project, Seedstock, WestFax Brewing Co and more.
The Big Eat
WHEN: July 13, 2017
WHERE: Denver Performing Arts Complex
The Big Eat showcases offerings from Denver’s top independent restaurants all in one place.
Slow Food Nations
A Taste of Colorado
Denver Food + Wine Festival
WHEN: Sept. 22–30, 2017
WHERE: Between 20th St and 22nd St on Larimer St, Denver, CO 80202
One of the city's oldest festivals, Oktoberfest Denver celebrates German heritage with music and dance, a "Long Dog Derby" and, of course, plenty of German food and bier.
DENVER BEER FEST
WHEN: Sept. 29–Oct. 7, 2017
WHERE: Various venues across Denver
The ninth annual Denver Beer Fest features dozens of beer-related events at area breweries, restaurants, tap houses and attractions.
GREAT AMERICAN BEER FEST
WHEN: Oct. 5–7, 2017
WHERE: Colorado Convention Center
The Great American Beer Festival — GABF, for short — is the nation's premier beer festival and competition and the largest collection of U.S. beer ever served in a public tasting event plus a private competition. Beer lovers: this event is for you.
WINTER BREW FEST
WHERE: Mile High Station
Toast the winter season at Winter Brew Fest. This annual event at Mile High Station celebrates craft beverages from around Colorado and other U.S. microbrews and feature; live local music, food, and other vendors. Cheers!