This unique culinary festival offers an open-air tasting with world-class wine, beer and spirits paired with culinary delights from Vail's top restaurants right in the heart of Vail. Gourmet on Gore offers free admission and a variety of additional pairing events and a Tasting Tour to kick things off on Friday, August 29 which benefits a local charitable organization. The weekend continues through to Labor Day with the unique, open-air tasting experience of Brunch on Bridge Street.
Gourmet on Gore's main event - a multi-day, open-air food and wine tasting - takes place along Vail's Gore Creek Drive and Bridge Street showcasing the Vail Valley's premier culinary talent as well as wines, spirits and beers from around the world.
Live music, delicious food and superb drinks all meet together on this unique weekend to create a delightful epicurean atmosphere in Vail Village. There is no cost for admission to Gourmet on Gore's open-air tasting, and the event is open to the public. All cuisine and beverages are offered a-la-carte at very inviting and affordable prices.
Tasting Tour: Vail Village | 6 - 9pm Tickets will be available for purchase at www.gourmetongore.com
Enjoy a progressive evening around town to some of Vail's finest restaurants and hot spots for the perfect start to the Gourmet on Gore weekend. Each location will include a signature beverage as well as savory hors d'oeuvres to keep your taste buds happy.
Open-Air Tasting: Saturday, August 30-Sunday, August 31
Gore Creek Drive, Vail Village | 11am - 6pm - Complimentary Admission/Pay as you go for Bites and Pours
Stroll through the heart of Vail Village on a summer afternoon that is sure to satisfy the senses. Enjoy mouthwatering creations prepared by the finest culinary talent, sip pallet-tempting wine, beers and spirits, and enjoy live jazz that will top off the afternoon.
Kids' Culinary Corner: Gore Creek Drive, Children's Fountain | 12 - 5pm - Complimentary Admission
Chefs in the making, this one's for you. Stop by the Kids Culinary Corner throughout the weekend for culinary activities, crafts and fun just for kids!
Brunch on Bridge Street: Monday, September 1 on Gore Creek Drive and Bridge Street, Vail Village | 10am - 3pm - Complimentary Admission/Pay as you go for Bites and Pours
Stroll through the heart of Vail Village for one final palette-pleasing day. Enjoy mouthwatering delights, wines, beers and spirits paired with easy-listening live music.