Things to Do

Tonight: Get out of town to Taste of the Mesa

The event includes a two-night stay at Far View lodge inside Mesa Verde, a chef's demo and wine tasting, a meet-the-chef reception, a tour of Mesa Verde's cliff dwellings and ancient sites, a four-course Chef's Table dinner (paired with wines), and a souvenir etched wine glass; packages start at $359 per person, plus gratuity and taxes. Book your spot now by calling 888-891-2333 or get more information at And if you can't make it this time around, another workshop is planned for October 11 through 13.
KEEP WESTWORD FREE... Since we started Westword, it has been defined as the free, independent voice of Denver, and we'd like to keep it that way. With local media under siege, it's more important than ever for us to rally support behind funding our local journalism. You can help by participating in our "I Support" program, allowing us to keep offering readers access to our incisive coverage of local news, food and culture with no paywalls.
Amber Taufen has been writing about people, places and things in Denver since 2005. She works as an editor, writer, and production and process guru out of her home office in the foothills.
Contact: Amber Taufen