2023 Nonprofit Partners
We have selected 10 local nonprofits to receive a $2,500 grant for volunteering at the Walkabout and the Grand Tasting. Our Durango Wine Experience guests will enjoy learning more about the nonprofit sector in SW Colorado while interacting with the following nonprofit partners:
Archuleta Seniors, Inc. – BigBrothersBigSisters of Southwest Colorado – Dogster’s Spay & Neuter Program – Durango Arts Center – Durango Chamber of Commerce – Durango Creative District – Friends of Pine River Public Library – La Plata Open Space Conservancy – Manna – Southwest Colorado Canyons Alliance
Walkabout Durango Tasting
Friday, April 28, 2023 | 4:00pm – 7:00pm
Multi-location: Downtown Durango
Hundreds of wines featured with light appetizers at multiple downtown Durango locations. The Walkabout is our signature, multi-location, tasting event. You will not only get a taste of wine, but a true taste of downtown Durango! Libation tables will be featured at some of our favorite Durango galleries, shops & outdoor spaces, all in our cute downtown. Light appetizers provided at each location and save room to purchase dinner at one of our amazing local restaurants!
2023 Walkabout Locations
The Grand Tasting
Saturday, April 29, 2023 | 3:00pm – 6:00pm
Location: Smiley Building Lawn
Under the BIG tent at the Smiley Building, we will feature hundreds of wines, beer, and spirits. Wineries will be on hand from right here in Colorado… to all over the world! Durango’s finest restaurants showcase their cuisine in our Restaurant Showcase. Look for our pairing recommendations in the BIG tent to take this culinary delight to a new level.