A weekend of balloons and wine in Snowmass is our top pick for an early fall getaway. This September, visit Snowmass for the Snowmass Balloon Festival and Snowmass Wine Festival.
Snowmass Balloon Festival 2016
A family-friendly event, this year’s Snowmass Balloon Festival will be held from Friday, September 16 through Sunday, September 18. If you go, be sure to attend the Saturday Evening Balloon Glow and Glow Show from 7:45 - 9:00PM. Expect an impressive hot air balloon light show, live music, and great food on Fanny Hill. The kids will love the Kids’ Elevation Station, which will offer free access to a bounce house and face painting. The Elevation Station is open from 7:30 - 10:00AM on Saturday and Sunday.
Snowmass Wine Festival 2016
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Retreat to the Rockies for a weekend of wine. Start the fun with a four-course dinner, whose theme is “Sicily – 2,500 Years of Wine”. The food and wine pairings at the Snowmass Wine Festival dinner are certain to dazzle your taste buds. The dinner will be held at 6:30PM on Friday, September 16 at the Base Village Conference Center. Tickets are $135 each.
Saturday, September 17 is the Grand Tasting from 1:30 - 5:00PM at the Town Park next to the Snowmass Recreation Center. There will be lots of wine to sip and savor, as well as live music, a silent auction, a Ferrari Showcase, and a fine art exhibition. You can buy tickets before the event for $85, or at the door for $99.
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