Taos Summer Wine Festival

Beat the Summer Heat At Taos Summer Wine Fest August 17-19

at Taos Ski Valley

Time: 3:00pm     Day: Friday     Doors: 2:45pm     Ages: 12+ Ages     Price: $85 - $170
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Mark your calendar for the 2nd Annual Summer Wine Festival at Taos Ski Valley, August 17th - 19th! Wine tastings, food, hiking, live music and more will fill your weekend in the Sangre de Cristo Mountains!


Mark your calendar for the 2nd Annual Summer Wine Festival at Taos Ski Valley, August 17th - 19th! Wine tastings, food, hiking, live music and more will fill your weekend in the Sangre de Cristo Mountains!



Friday, August 17

Join us Friday evening for a wine and dine around which will include wines paired with an Amuse-Bouche and Entree courses presented by three of Taos ski valley’s talented chefs!  The evening will conclude with a sparkling wine & dessert reception featuring Le Grand Courtage, live music by Claudio Toulouse and stargazing with New Mexico’s largest telescope!


3:00pm — 5:00pm

Le Grande Courtage's Guest Welcome Reception on Taos Ski Valley Plaza

Le Grande Courtage hosts a proper Sparkling Wine Welcome with all weekend credential accompanied by a glass of sparkling wine 


5:00pm — 8:00pm

Wine & Dine Around

An interactive dinner through Taos Ski Valley.  Amuse Bouche & 1 Course Paired with Wine Served at 3 of Taos Ski Valley's most Celebrated Culinary & Wine Experiences


The Historic Hondo Restaurant at Snakedance

Sous Vide Lobster Tamale with a Creamy sweet corn puree, roasted poblano pepper sauce and

avocado mousse paired with 2016 Santiago Ruiz Albariño, Rias Baixas, Spain


192 at the Blake

Huitlacoche & Calabacitas Stuffed Quail with Valarde Stone Fruit paired with 2014 Clos du Caillou, Cotes de Rhone, 2015 Garrayana, Gamay Noir, Willamette Valley & 2013 Damilano, Barbera d’Asti


The Blonde Bear Tavern at Edelweiss Lodge

Tournedos Rossini | Medallions of Beef Tenderloin, Seared Foie Gras, Himalayan Black Truffle

Sauce, Crispy Squash Blossom paired with 2011 Chehalem "Reserve" Pinot Noir Willamette Valley


8:00pm- 9:00pm  Dessert will be served in the Plaza accompanied by Live Music by Claudio Toulouse 


9:00pm — 10:00pm

Stargazing with New Mexico's Largest Telescope and Geoff Goins of Night Sky Adventures 


Saturday, August 18

8:00am – 12:00pm 

Activities for all in Taos Ski Valley 

8:30am  - 10:00am Sunrise Vinyasa Yoga with Leia Layus For Late Risers  -  limit 25 people

9am - 12pm -  Couse Family & Sharpe Studio Tour Featuring Exhibition "Full Circle: Taos Pueblo

Contemporary exhibition"  - limit 6 people

9am - 11:30am -  Bull of the Woods Hike with Far Flung Adventures  - limit  30 people

10am - 11am -  The Spirit of Tea :  Intro to  Tea Class with Andy Lynch limit  - 20 people

9:00am - 11am -  Horseback Riding by Rio Grande Stables   - limit 6 people

8:30am-11:30am - Fly Fishing with Taos Solitary Angler  - limit 4 people


           AA Wilderness Adventures Horseback Riding with Big Al $70

           Mountain Skills Rock Climbing for Beginners  $100 



12:00pm — 2:00pm

Broadbent Selections, Wine Bridge Imports, Santa Fe Brewing & La Montanita Food Coop's

Wine & Swine Pig Roast

Located at The Children's Center Tent via Gondolita Ride

Competitive & Just for Fun Games by Red Bull

Live Music by AJ Woods, Experimental Folk Music


3:00pm — 5:00pm

Edible Magazine & Union Wine's Poolside Reception at the Blake

Artisan Shaved Ice By Shrub Life

Live Music By Gabriel Jaureguiberry


5:00pm – 7:30pm

INDULGE, A Grand Tasting Event in the Taos Ski Valley Plaza 

Hundreds of tastes of world renowned wines and 15 Taos restaurants  

Live Music By Concepto Tambor


Sunday, August 20

9:00am – 2:00pm

Brunches Served Throughout Taos Ski Valley  (not included in ticket price)

11am Sparkling Wine to Accompany

Events are subject to change


Festival Rates

Friday Event Pass $95 (includes tax and gratuity)

Saturday Event Pass $85 (includes tax and gratuity)

2-Day Weekend Event Pass $170 (includes tax and gratuity)

You may purchase your tickets online until August 16 at 11:45pm MST. Tickets are available day of at the registration desk.  


Lodging Packages available at The Blake, The Edelweiss and The Snakedance.