08/31/2019 - 12:00pm to 09/01/2019 - 4:00pm
Saddle up for a wild weekend! Wild West Whiskey Fest is packin’ whiskey tasting from local Colorado distilleries and beyond, finger lickin’ barbeque, mutton bustin' for the kids, and lots of country music. Pull on your boots and grab your cowboy hat for a Labor Day weekend to remember. Purchase your tickets for this two-day event before August 30 at 5 PM, day of tickets will be $35. Tickets are good for a Winter Park shot glass and 10 sampling tickets. Extra sample tickets are available for purchase day of. Events are being held between Winter Park Resort and downtown Winter Park.
Grab a sheep and hold on tight! Sign up your kids for this rowdy sheep riding fun. (Yes, this is as hilariously entertaining as it sounds.) Cowboys and cowgirls under 50 lbscan participate in this 40-minute competition to be the last participant holding on to their sheep!
Preregister online, as spots are limited. Registration is $10 per rider.
Saturday – Nick Hickman Band
Enjoy the high-energy, country jams from singer-songwriter Nick Hickman. The Nashville-based rising star is known to bring a crowd-pleasing show with his catchy tunes and sing-able lyrics that will bring out the country music lover in anyone.
Country At The Park - Dustin Lynch
Head to downtown Winter Park for the platinum-certified headliner, Dustin Lynch. Catch Chancey Williams and the Younger Brothers Band, as well.
Sunday – Zona Road
For the best of country music from the 90s to current, Zona Road is the band to see! With a sprinkle of pop and classic rock rounding out their sets, this upbeat group showcases their talent as they perform hits from country’s chart-toppers.
Casual whiskey sippers and dedicated connoisseurs alike will enjoy a variety of scotches, bourbons, and single malts while sitting mountainside. For $25, receive 5 tasting tickets and learn about new world selections and traditional choices to kick off Labor Day.
Test your skills on the free mechanical bull rides! Saturday and Sunday from 12-4 giddy-up and fulfill your rodeo dreams!