August 1, 2015 Gnarly Barley Brew Festival - Loveland, Colorado
Great brews, beer & food pairings, beer dinner, homebrew competition, live music.
August 1, 2015 Olathe Sweet Corn Festival - Olathe, Colorado
All the 'Olathe Sweet' sweet corn you can eat. Free contests, games, over 150 food, arts and crafts, carnival games, commercial, ride and novelty booths. The Agricultural Center features informative and educational exhibits. Attendance: 16,000.
August 1, 2015 Vino & Notes - A Wine, Food & Jazz Festival
Woodland Park, Colorado
Join us at the base of Pikes Peak for wine from 20+ Colorado wineries, outstanding food and incredible jazz bands. All this benefits Charitable Treasures Workshop for special needs adults.
August 1-2, 2015 19th Annual Bluegrass and Beer Festival
Keystone brings the wonders of Appalachia to the Rockies. Down-home cooking, frothy flavors and mountain-music are just a piece of the pie. In a whirlwind of hillbilly luxuries, folks gather while microbreweries from Colorado and beyond showcase their unique blends of hops and barleys. Live music rocks out on 3 stages. Don't miss the FREE family Kidzone including inflatables, kids crafts and kids entertainment.
August 5-9, 2015 Steamboat Wine Festival
Steamboat Springs, Colorado
The Steamboat Wine Festival is a premier destination event where master winemakers, culinary greats, and our distinguished guests gather to play, wine, and dine in beautiful Steamboat Springs, Colorado. Experience more than 100 food artisans, wineries, breweries, distilleries, epicurean purveyors, and locally-made products at this ultimate food and wine experience. Whether you are a full-fledged foodie or an emerging gourmand, you are sure to find more than one event to whet your appetite. There is something for everyone – from food and wine tastings, to seminars and cooking demonstrations, to outdoor adventures with food & wine influences, there are tastes and temptations at every turn.
August 6, 2015 Denver Burger Battle - Denver, Colorado
The Denver Burger Battle is an award winning competition of the 13 best burgers in Colorado all in one night — guests can try every burger and vote the best while sipping from an open bar. Net proceeds to benefit local charities in Denver.
August 7-9, 2015 Beaver Creek Wine & Spirits Festival
Beaver Creek, Colorado
Featuring the winners of the San Francisco International Wine Competition and World Spirits Competition, world-renowned culinary talent and outdoor events to enjoy summertime in the mountains.
August 8, 2015 6th Annual Winter Park Beer Festival
Winter Park, Colorado
This great annual event in Winter Park offers brews, views and great live music. Unlimited beer tasting from 12:00 to 5:00 p.m. with 30+ micro brewers on hand sampling their classic hoppy beverages and a few new ones. This event is a ‘don’t miss’ for beer aficionados, music lovers and festival goers. Besides great beer, Beer Fest attendees will enjoy food from vendors, retail vendors, and live music throughout the day.
August 13-16, 2015 35th Annual Telluride Mushroom Festival
The annual celebration is a presentation of the Telluride Institute. Activities include lectures, panels, films, growing workshops, cook & taste parties, identification tables and daily forays into the mountains.
August 15, 2015 16th Annual Peach Festival - Lafayette, Colorado
The event centers around truck loads of world famous all natural Palisade, Colorado peaches. Enjoy pies, cobbler and smoothies, entertainment, art, antiques and food vendors.
August 15, 2015 6th Annual Bootstraps Western Winefest
A true Colorado wine festival, nestled in the romantic Rocky Mountains of beautiful Evergreen, where Colorado wineries will showcase their award winning products with truly inspiring jazz music and local winemaker dinners.
August 19-23, 2015 Arkansas Valley Fair - Rocky Ford, Colorado
At 138 years, the oldest continuous fair in the State of Colorado. The Arkansas Valley Fair runs Wed-Sun and Saturday is Watermelon Day. 4-H and FFA.
August 21-22, 2015 Old Fashioned Corn Roast Festival
The Old-Fashioned Corn Roast Festival includes a Friday night kick-off with entertainment, roasted and boiled corn for sale, live music and Loveland's Got Talent Contest, beer garden, corn shucking contest, corn eating contest, parade and more.
August 22, 2015 Boulder Craft Beer Festival - Boulder, Colorado
Check back for details and information on ticket sales.
August 28-September 7, 2015 Colorado State Fair - Pueblo, Colorado
Educating youth in agriculture. Among the highlights are rodeo, concerts, carnival, State Fair Museum, livestock show, and competitions: commercial & hobby wines, C&H Sugar Cupcake Challenge, craft beers, Fleischmann's Yeast contest, Ghiradelli Chocolate Championship, Cooking with Girl Scout Cookies, Green Chili Championship, and King Arthur Flour Great Cake Contest. Attendance: 400,000
August 29, 2015 Colorado Cider & Beer Circus - Copper Mountain, Colo.
Copper Mountain Resort. This ticketed craft beverage sampling event will take place in the Center Village and includes Rocky Mountain cideries and breweries and a few select others from around the country. Tickets start at $35 and go on sale May 11th. There will be kids crafts, an Apple Pie Bake-Off and circus-style entertainment for the whole family. A portion of the proceeds from this year's event go towards Team Summit and the Rocky Mountain Cider Association. Headlining the event is the fabulous eye and ear candy, the March Fourth Marching Band, as part of Copper Mountain's Summer Concert Series. More information on the event and sponsorship opportunities are available on the website.
August 29, 2015 Breckenridge Summer Beer Festival
10th annual Breckenridge Summer Beer Festival. This event offers brews, views and free live music and features unlimited beer tasting.
August 9, 2014 Cherry Creek North Food & Wine - Denver, Colorado
Cherry Creek North Food & Wine celebrates the diverse and sophisticated tastes of Cherry Creek North dining complemented with wine, beer, spirits, live music and more! This event will satisfy the wine aficionado and the foodie in all of us!
August 9, 2014 Craft Lager & Small Batch Festival
Manitou Springs, Colorado
Festival Canceled for 2014. Will return in 2015.
August 15, 2014 Art & Ale Brew Festival - Parker, Colorado
The Wildlife Experience: More than a Museum. The 11th Annual Art & Ale Brew Festival will feature bountiful brews, tantalizing treats and a dazzling lineup of musical entertainment. Guests will soak up good food and craft beers from some of our finest local breweries and restaurants, and are welcome to peruse our galleries and exhibits, including Globeology, an immersive and interactive trek through the world’s biomes. Later, rock the night away with Denver’s own cover band, Flock of Beagles!
August 16, 2014 Jazz on 2nd Avenue & World Class Food Court
A free jazz fest in the streets of Niwot, with world-class live music by internationally known jazz legends and greats. Taste culinary delights and top this off with a beverage from a wine or beer garden.
August 10, 2013 Craft Lager & Small Batch Festival
Manitou Springs, Colorado
Festival Canceled for 2014. Will return in 2015
August 23-25, 2013 11th Annual Food, Wine & Art Festival
Mesa Verde Country, Colorado
Staged against the backdrop of the Mesa Verde, the Mesa Verde Country Food, Wine and Art Festival will feature wine tasting from some of Colorado's finest wineries, including our own local vintners.
August 31, 2013 Breckenridge Wine Festival - Breckenridge, Colorado
The Breckenridge Wine Festival will indulge your taste buds and entertain with live music. And all the proceeds are going to a great cause supporting the Breckenridge Film Festival and the Breckenridge Summit Foundation.
August 7, 2011 5th Annual Corks and Forks - Broomfield, Colorado
Lovers of gourmet food and fine wines will not want to miss the opportunity to sample and enjoy a wide array of food and beverages. Sponsored by Superior Liquors, proceeds will be going to the National Sports Center for the Disabled.
August 27-28, 2011 Chile Harvest Arts Festival - Lakewood, Colorado
Held in honor of the chile pepper and with views of the Rocky Mountain foothills as a backdrop, the festival celebrates traditional Spanish Colonial and contemporary art with music and food.
August 9, 2009 Taste of Grand County
Winter Park, Colorado
25th Annual Wine, Beer and Food Festival. CANCELLED FOR 2010.
August 14-17, 2008 Crested Butte Wild Mushroom Festival
Crested Butte, Colorado
The purpose of the Crested Butte Wild Mushroom Festival is to educate people about wild mushrooms in the Rocky Mountains in a way that is informative, interesting and fun! We encourage experiential learning via forays, cooking classes, and other practical methods as well as hosting an array of traditional lectures and workshops.
Please feel free to link to any pages of FoodReference.com from your website.
For permission to use any of this content please E-mail: email@example.com
All contents are copyright © 1990 - 2015 James T. Ehler and www.FoodReference.com unless otherwise noted.
All rights reserved. You may copy and use portions of this website for non-commercial, personal use only. Any other use of these materials without prior written authorization is not very nice and violates the copyright. Please take the time to request permission.
U.S. Food Festival & Food Show Section
Home | Food Articles | Food Trivia | Today In Food History | Food Timeline | Recipes | Videos
Cooking Tips | Food Quotes | Who's Who | Food Trivia Quizzes | Crosswords | Food Poems
Free Magazines | Recipe Contests | Culinary Schools | Gourmet Tours | Food Festivals
Check previous year if event is not yet updated to current year
UNITED STATES FOOD FESTIVALS LISTED BY STATE