Spend the last weekend in June sampling wine, meeting celebrity chefs, taking cooking classes, and learning about your favorite cocktails and wine at the Telluride Wine Festival, now in its 35th year..
Discover new ways to mix up your favorite cocktails, sample food from celebrity chefs, and attend engaging wine seminars at the Telluride Wine Festival this summer. This year's event is the perfect time to sample some of North America's finest wines and enjoy gourmet food samples from award-winning chefs. This family friendly event that takes place June 23 to 26, 2016, and will be celebrating its 35th year.
The participant lineup include chefs and wine pros Gianfranco Maffezzoni, Andrea Marino, Christopher Sawyer and Lionel Vatinet. You'll have the chance to meet and mingle with these food and wine experts all weekend long and kids can stay busy with a free cooking class. Meet Chef Ann on June 23 at the Patron's "Dinner and a Movie" event to learn how she and her staff are recreating the School Lunch Program.
Saturday is the Grand Tasting event and you can get a pass that includes access to the Sunday Brunch. There will be plenty of non-alcoholic beer and soda tasting opportunities for those who choose not to drink.
Guests of the Mountain Lodge Telluride in town for wine festival events can enjoy easy access to the event located less than a 20-minute drive from the resort. Stay with us for a fine dining experience. with a view and upscale resort amenities for a relaxing summer getaway.