Get your taste buds ready for A Taste of Colorado, one of the finest food festivals in the Rocky Mountain Region! A Taste of Colorado brings some of the best culinary delights right to you in a fun, family-friendly food festival right in the heart of downtown Denver. A Taste of Colorado will is held late summer at the corner of Colfax and Broadway at Civic Center Park. This year, don’t miss A Taste of Colorado!
What’s better about getting right into the fall season then enjoying great food in downtown Denver? Normally running from Friday to Monday, A Taste of Colorado is free to attend. Festival tickets must be purchased to get food and drink. A strip of tickets and can be purchased at booths across the festival. If you don’t have cash on hand, there are plenty of ATMs available.
What You’ll Eat at A Taste of Colorado
More than 50 restaurants from around the state of Colorado will be at A Taste of Colorado for you to enjoy. There are plenty of options to please just about everyone. There is fine dining in the Greek Theater with some of the most accomplished chefs in Denver. Grab some Famous Dave’s Bar-B-Cue or an ice cold Pepsi while you’re out. Some of the restaurants who were at A Taste of Colorado in the past include: Colorado Buffalo Grill, Fajita Junction, Mustard’s Last Stand, Pasta Jay’s, Rodizio Grill and many more.
If you’re looking to learn more about cooking, the Culinary Showcase will have chefs offering techniques and tips to help you in your kitchen.
There’s More to It Than Great Food
A Taste of Colorado Music
Among the entertainment is A Taste of Colorado are several top bands with a variety of styles. Enjoy jazz, rock-n-roll, and more at the outdoor stages. Previous Taste of Colorado performances feature both regional and national artists. There are five stages with no cover charge so you can walk the festival and enjoy several great bands throughout the four days.
Art at A Taste of Colorado
After you finish dining, check out the over 250 booths in the Arts & Crafts Marketplace. Enjoy original art or head to the Home & Lifestyles area so you can add something unique to your home. At the Festival of Mountain and Plain area, learn more about the history of Colorado and the roots of this great state. Navajo artists will demonstrate weaving and cultural works.
Fun for the Whole Family
Make sure to bring the whole family as there will be a KidZone featuring play equipment, crafts, games and more! The kids will be able to enjoy carnival rides at A Taste of Colorado with a whole area just for them.
A Taste of Colorado is a state tradition that brings people from all over the region to Denver. Enjoy the great food, games, attractions, music and vendors that come together for four days. Civic Center Park provides a beautiful backdrop for you and the family to enjoy while sampling food from great Colorado restaurants.
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Even More Great Denver Festivals
Denver Day of Rock
Put on by the Amp the Cause organization, Denver Day of Rock is a concert that you don’t want to miss. This free event covering five stages during Memorial Day weekend will not only benefit your ears, but a great cause, too.
Denver Film Festival
The Denver Film Festival is one of the premier events in the Mile High City and cannot be missed! The Denver Film Society has been a proponent of film and film culture. They founded the award-winning Denver Film Festival which is now in its third decade.
Denver Beer Festivals
Denver is known as one of the main beer capitals of the world, and there is no better time to visit if you are a beer lover! There are many great Denver beer festivals that you will not want to miss.
Denver Fall Festivals
There are few better places to spend time outside in the fall, than in Denver. Denver fall festivals are a great way to get outside and enjoy the wonderful autumn weather in the Mile High City.
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