2018 DENVER INTERNATIONAL WINE FESTIVAL
October 28 to November 5, 2018
Denver Wine Week 2018
As proclaimed by the Denver Mayor.
November 1 to 2, 2018
Denver Marriott Westminster
Thursday November 1, 2018, 5-9pm (VIP), 6-9pm (General Admission)
Pairsine Chefs Fine Food & Wine Pairing Competition
The festival licks off with the Pairsine Chefs Fine Food and Wine Pairing Competition. Ten celebrated chefs have each been assigned two of the gold-medal-winning wines from the 2018 Denver International Wine Competition, and must create a gourmet food pairing for each wine. They will compete for the coveted Peoples Choice Award. Attendees savor 20 food and wine pairings and more than 40 gold medal wines (scored 91 or higher)! The VIP ticket allows one-hour early access, raw seafood bar, premium cocktails and a meet and greet with the chefs. A silent auction benefiting There With Care will also be conducted.
VIP Tickets: $185 (limited to 100)
General Admission Tickets: $120 (limited to 300)
Friday November 2, 2018, 4-9pm (VIP), 6-9pm (General Admission)
DIWF Grand Tasting of International Wines
The Grand Tasting of International Wines and Food will be held on Friday, November 2rd from 4:00-9:00 p.m. (VIP), or 6:00-9:00 p.m. (general admission). This is the regions largest wine tasting event for consumers, media and trade, with more than eighty wineries and distilleries pouring. Attendees enjoy delectable food and wine tastings, food products, wine accessories, an auction and fine art. A silent auction benefiting There With Care will also be conducted.
VIP Tickets Include:
- Two Hour Early Admission
- Exclusive VIP Lounge
- VIP Hot & Cold Chef Stations (6 to 8pm)
- Admission to up to 2 educational seminars/guided tastings
- VIP Gift Bag
Tickets Now On Sale!
Connoisseur 2-Day VIP Pass: $350
Grand Tasting VIP: $185
Grand Tasting General Admission: $95
Saturday November 3, 2018, 11:30am to 2:30pm
Julie and Julia Champagne Tribute Luncheon- Location: Omni Interlocken Hotel, Broomfield, CO
The Denver International Wine Festival is pleased to announce an exquisite new event that will celebrate the 9th anniversary of the blockbuster movie “Julie and Julia.” Wine and food enthusiasts are invited to the grand finale of DIWF 2018 to celebrate life with a screening of the “Julie and Julia” movie and a lunch menu that is inspired by a popular annual luncheon that Julia Child hosted at the Aspen Food & Wine Classic.
This event will feature a delectable reception featuring Colorado artisans Fruition Farm Creamery and il porcellino salumi, Left Coast Cellars wines from the Willamette Valley Oregon, a champagne sabering demonstration, followed by the movie screening and luncheon paired with Champagne from Champagne Nicolas Feuillatte. The festivities conclude with a silent auction showcasing large format wines benefiting There with Care TM, a not for profit whose mission is to provide a wide range of thoughtful and fundamental services to children and families during the critical phase of a medical crisis. The festivities will conclude with a tasting of Torres Brandy’s from Spain!
General Admission Tickets: $120 (limited to 90)
We are now registering 2018 Exhibitors
View last year’s exhibitors here: http://www.denverwinefest.com/exhibitors.html
2018 Charity Of Choice
100% of the auction proceeds will benefit There With Care®. There With Care’s mission is to provide a wide range of thoughtful and fundamental services to children and families during the critical phase of a medical crisis. For more information, please visit their website at http://therewithcare.org/.
The 2018 DIWF venue is the luxurious Denver Marriott Westminster, which will offer a limited number of rooms at a special festival rate starting at $139/night.
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TERMS OF SALE: ONLINE PAYMENTS:
You may order online from this webpage through our ticket processor SQUADUP. We accept Master Card, VISA, Discover, American Express or PayPal. You may also order for yourself, or as a gift by telephone (303) 664-5700. We will create a personalized gift certificate at no additional cost.
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CANCELLATIONS & NO-SHOW POLICY:
The Denver International Wine Festival is a Rain, Snow or Shine event. No refunds are made for cancellations or “no shows”.
INDIVIDUAL RESERVATIONS PAYMENT & CANCELLATION POLICY:
Payment is required with all reservations. We accept Visa, Master Card, Discover or American Express. No cash refunds will be made for cancellations. In some cases, management may offer credit towards a future event or festival. Original unused tickets must be sent to us with a letter of explanation to: Wine Country Network, PO Box 6023, Broomfield, CO 80021.
Many of the ticket packages include a complimentary logo wine glass ($10 to $15 value). Note: If you lose or break your wine glass a replacement will be available for purchase.
Persons found attempting or concealing to remove more than one wine glass will be subject to search.
LIVE AND SILENT AUCTIONS:
The Denver International Wine Festival Is Produced By Wine Country Network, Inc. 100% of all Live and Silent Auctions benefit charitable organizations.