Explore Local Wines at the Manitou Springs Colorado Wine Festival

Let the good wines flow at the 18th Annual Manitou Springs Colorado Wine Festival

Sip, sip, hooray! The annual Manitou Springs Colorado Wine Festival is back to once again celebrate the state’s burgeoning wine-making industry. In fact, all of the vendors are from the Centennial State. From reds, whites and rosés to meads and glögg, this year’s festival is nothing to wine about.

Unlike previous years, the event will span over two days at Memorial Park in Manitou Springs on Aug. 28-29. Over 30 Colorado wineries will be pouring wine from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. and 3 – 6 p.m. each day alongside local live music performances and tons of tasty food trucks.

Upon entry, guests receive their wine tasting necessities, including a commemorative Manitou Springs Colorado Wine Festival glass and a six-bottle tote to store all of the wine, mead or glögg you can carry. Of course, you also get unlimited tastings from all participating wineries.

Redstone meadery vendor booth among the wineries with rows of blue bottles.
Participating vendor, Redstone Meadery. Courtesy of Manitou Springs Chamber of Commerce.

Pop from tent to tent for tastings or “wine” down on a picnic blanket with a glass or two and enjoy those gorgeous Manitou Springs mountain-scape views. Live music will be playing all day from local bands, including All Aboard, Edith Makes a Paperchain, Manitou Strings and You Knew Me When. Just remember that kids and pets are not allowed unless you have a Designated Driver ticket.

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You can find tickets and more event information at ManitouSprings.org.

2021 Participating Wineries

Avanti Winery

Drekar Meadery

Bad Bitch Cellars

Talon Wine Brands

The Winery at Pikes Peak

D’Vine Wine

Sette Dolori

Black Arts Cellars

Two Swedes Glögg

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Queen Bee Brews

Evergood Elixirs

The Wine Barrel

Black Forest Meadery

Spero Winery

Chill Switch Wines

Aspen Peak Cellars

Mountain View Winery

Redstone Meadery

Shiras Winery

Cottonwood Cellars

Ten Bears Winery

Vinnie Fera

Mountain Spirit Winery

Gubbini Winery

Decadent Saint

Two Rivers Winery & Chateau

Vino Colorado Winery

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Haley Harward
Haley Harward
Haley Harward is a young and vibrant woman who loves to read, drink coffee, and go hiking. She is a contributing writer for Springsmag.com and is the media manager for Springs Media LLC.