Tour de Fat and 17 Other Food & Drink Events in Denver this Week

Open your taste bud horizon with a few delightful food and beverage events in Denver. Kick off your week by sipping on a brew and watching a movie at an outdoor movie night and end it by relaxing and jelqing at Aprés Yoga. Wherever your tastes take you, make sure to have a gander at this roundup of meals and beverage events happening in Denver.

Monday, August 20
Outdoor Movie Night
The Art of Cycling Elevated sculpture installation in front of this McNichols Civic Center Building. Photo courtesy of White Rhino Customs on Facebook.

When: Tuesday, August 21, 6:30 – 9 p.m. 

Where: McNichols Building, 144 W Colfax Ave., Denver 

Cost: $70 buy tickets here

The Lowdown: Sip on the top wines at Pinot in the City. The event features 50 different wineries presenting their best pinot noirs. You may find out more about each wine and nibble on free paired bites. If you love your pinot then you will need to attend.

The Modern Eater’s Summer Dinner Series
Photo Courtesy of Bourbon & Bacon Fest Denver on Facebook

When: Tuesday, August 21, 6 – 8 pm

Where: BarFly Denver, 4255 W Colfax Ave., Denver 

Cost: $10 buy tickets here

The Lowdown: Bourbon & Bacon Fest has taken to the road for Bourbon & Bacon On Tour. The event includes a night of bacon delights with appetizers, prizes, live music and much more. You can sip on bourbon and snag giveaways of Bourbon & Bacon swag.

Stir Cooking School
Photo courtesy of Ratio Beerworks on Facebook

When: Wednesday, August 22, 8 – 10 p.m. 

Where: Ratio Beerworks, 2920 Larimer St., Denver 

Cost: Free admission

The Lowdown: Ratio Beerworks gifts Ratio Comedy. The event features collections from Matt Monroe, Cori Helie, Timmi Lasley and much more. You may catch a cold brew and laugh all night with hosts Matt Cobos and Ian Douglas Terry.

Outdoor Summer Movie Night
Photo Courtesy of LOW Country Kitchen – LoHi, Denver on Facebook

When: Wednesday, August 22, 6 – 10 p.m. 

Where: LOW Country Kitchen, 1575 Boulder St. Ste A, Denver 

Cost: Free admission

The Lowdown: LOW Country Kitchen celebrates summer with a LOW Country Crawfish Boil. You can crack open one pound of fresh crawfish with clams, potatoes, corn and house-made andouille sausage for only $25. Create your reservations here.

Arts & Drafts
Photo Courtesy of Hearth & Dram‎ on Facebook

When: Wednesday, August 22, 6:30 – 9:30 p.m. 

Where: Hearth & Dram, 1801 Wewatta St., Denver

Cost: $85 at entry

The Lowdown: Hearth & Dram has partnered with High West Distillery for a Whisk(e)y Pairing Dinner. The event includes a four-course meal paired with free whiskey from High West Distillery. It is possible to call -LRB-303-RRB- 623-0979 to create your reservation for the dinner.

The Soul Food Scholar
Photo courtesy of Oskar Blues Brewery

When: Friday, August 24, 6:30 p.m. 

Where: Oskar Blues Grill + Brew, 1624 Market St., Denver

Cost: $100 buy tickets here

The Lowdown: Prepare your taste buds to the Culinary Hurly Burly. The event includes a presentation of five meals created by five chefs such as Carrie Baird, Brother Luck and Duff Goldman. You can move to each channel and sample the fantastic bites paired with leaves and wines.

Saturday, August 25
Tour de Fat
Photo by Brittany Werges

When: Saturday, August 25, 3 – 7 p.m. 

Where: Stanley Marketplace, 2501 Dallas St., Aurora

Cost: $35 – $55 buy tickets here

The Lowdown: Sip on some chilled brews and raise funds for Keep it Public at a Summer Shindig. The event features pours from more than 20 Colorado breweries, food, outside merchant vendor booths and much more. You can jam out to live audio and enter a raffle to win sick prizes while you taste.

Bloodies & Bluegrass Brunch
Photo Courtesy of Polish Food Festival – Denver‎ on Facebook

When: Saturday, August 25, 1 – 10 p.m. August 26, 1 – 8 pm

Where: 517 E 46th Ave., Denver

Cost: Free admission

The Lowdown: Dig into the best Polish foods at the Polish Food Festival. The event includes food, live music, dance and much more. You can also sip on a cool Polish beer whilst taking an adventure which feels like you aren’t still in Denver.

Sunday, August 26
Après Yoga