Ticket sales under way for Winefest

Tickets are now available for the Colorado Mountain Winefest set for Sept. 15 to 18 in Palisade.

“We are thrilled to be celebrating our 25th year with over 50 Colorado wineries and look forward to welcoming attendees from all over the world to beautiful Palisade,” said Cassidee Shull, executive director of the Colorado Association for Vitiulture and Enology. The nonprofit group stages the Winefest as a fund-raiser for its efforts on behalf of the wine and grape growing industry.

Shull said the 25th anniversary Winefest will offer a variety of events, including luxury wine tasting tours, food and wine pairings and a  screening of a wine documentary.

The Festival in the Park set for Sept. 17 at Riverbend Park in Palisade will offer samples from more than 50 Colorado wineries, live music, educational seminars and cooking demonstrations.

For tickets or more information, visit the Web site located at www.ColoradoWinefest.com.