This Saturday, August 24th, the Rendezvous Event Center in downtown Winter Park hosts the perennial favorite ‘Uncorked’ wine event. From 2-6 pm, guests will enjoy wine tastings, food samples and incredible live music.
Sponsors of this year’s event include Babylonstoren, Bennett Valley Cellars, Constellation, D66, First Step Beverage of CO, Foley Family, Gallo, Hahn Family, Jackson Family, Kobrand, Maverick, Santa Margherita, Palm Bay, Republic National Distributors, Orin Swift, Scotto and Vino Passarelli.
The vendors featuring tasty samples include Back Bowl Soup Company, Deno’s Mountain Bistro, Fireside Market & Eatery, Idlewild Distillery, The Spot, Strip & Tail and Sushi Nama.
Dragondeer, one of Colorado’s fastest rising acts that have turned heads across the country with a distinctive blend of psych-blues and soul will hit the stage at 2 pm. Dragondeer has shared the stage with Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats, Shakey Graves, and Drive By Truckers. The band’s busy summer schedule has included performances at Firefly Music Festival in Dover, DE, Summerfest in Milwaukee, WI, and Electric Forest in Rothbury, MI. and has also performed at Telluride Blues & Brews, Grandoozy Music Festival and Jazz Aspen Snowmass among others.
World Class artist, Rob Drabkin, plays the stage from 3:30-6 pm. The music of Rob Drabkin is spirited in nature, light from the heart, and rocking on the six-string acoustic. His music has landed Rob national tours and sets at some of music’s most iconic venues. From Red Rocks Amphitheatre in his hometown of Denver, to tours in Doha, Qatar in the Middle East, Rob’s musicality has taken him and his guitar across the world. It’s no surprise that he and his band have become a force in the live music scene as they headline tours and support bands such as John Butler Trio, Trevor Hall, and The Wood Brothers. The blend of rock, improv and singer-songwriter will have you dancing, smiling, and falling in love with Rob Drabkin, one song at a time.
Deno’s Champagne Cork-Off
Think you can get your cork to fly the furthest? Enter to participate in this highly anticipated competition. Entry fee is $5, which can be paid to the right of the stage at 2:30 pm (next to bar) to secure your spot. Spots are going fast, so reserve your place now! The Cork-Off will take place at 3 pm.
Summer is far from over and the Winter Park Uncorked Wine Festival is one of our favorites. Get your tickets at playwinterpark.com.