Things to Do

Today: Food festivals in Douglas County and Beaver Creek

It's not yet ski season, but you can get a taste of Beaver Creek at the annual Beaver Creek Wine & Spirits Festival. Closer to home, you can get a Taste of Douglas County.

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From 5 to 8 p.m., The Taste of Douglas County will fill the Douglas County Events Center, 500 Fairgrounds Drive, with more than forty Douglas County restaurants,ranging from casual to fine dining. Tickets are $20; for more info, visit

Beaver Creek Resort hosts the Beaver Creek Wine & Spirits Festival today through Saturday, August 21, featuring culinary talent, outdoor events and the winners of the San Francisco International Wine Competition and World Spirits Competition. Package prices start at $155 to $370; go to

For information on dozens of culinary events around town, visit our online Food & Drink listings.