The 23rd annual Colorado Mountain Winefest presented by Alpine Bank returns Sept. 18-21 at Riverbend Park in Palisade. The main event serves as the industry’s most celebrated wine festival, with dozens of wineries offering the premier local wine tasting. For more information, click here.
Hermiston, Oregon, is famous for its watermelons. Which is why it was such a surprise when the big watermelon painted on its water tower was replaced with the slogan, “You can grow here.” This rural town of 17,000 recognized the … more
Peach lovers can take a sumptuous bite from local history with a recently preserved, decades-old video outlining Palisade’s peach growing history. The charming video produced in the late 1940s or 1950s details the area’s foray … more
I stopped along the runoff-swollen Colorado River on Saturday night on the way home from the Colorado Urban Winefest in Denver, just to listen to the voice of the river. A very busy Colorado Wine Week 2014 wrapped up with Saturday’s … more
Reasons to celebrate The festival season began a few weeks ago in Palisade with the honeybee festival in April and continues in May with the first annual Brews and Cruise Festival this weekend. While the main events and festivities for that … more