FAQ

CAN I BUY A TICKET AT THE EVENT?
Yes, tickets are available at the gate at higher prices. We recommend you buy them in advance online.

CAN I ENJOY BOTH THE CARBON VALLEY WINE FESTIVAL AND THE WILD ANIMAL SANCTUARY BEER GARDEN?
While donations are encouraged, your admission into The Wild Animal Sanctuary Beer Garden is included with your Carbon Valley Wine Festival ticket purchase!  

Per Colorado Law - Cider/Mead/Wine cannot enter the Beer Festival and Beer cannot enter the Wine Festival. Will Call will be available for guests to check their purchases!

 
HOW MANY CIDERS, MEADS AND WINES CAN WE TASTE?
Your admission ticket entitles you unlimited wine privileges. Pace yourself and don’t overindulge! 

IS THERE ANY FOOD AVAILABLE AT THE CARBON VALLEY WINE FESTIVAL?
Yes, there are several amazing food vendors that will be on site!
 
WHERE CAN WE PARK?
We highly recommend carpools, designated drivers and Uber. There will be plenty of parking at and around the event! The law is very strict on drinking and driving.

WILL THERE BE ANY WATER AVAILABLE?
Yes, we will be providing water at the event. 

CAN WE BRING OUR CHILDREN, OR OUR PETS?
Kids under 5, with adult supervision are welcome with ticketed guest.  

Dogs on a leash are welcome with ticketed guest. Please be courteous and clean up after your pet.


WHEN SHOULD I ARRIVE?
Gates open at 12:30 pm for VIP and 1:00 pm for General Admission!
 
WHAT SHOULD I WEAR?
Colorado weather changes quickly, so be prepared for any weather!

CAN WE BRING OUR CHAIRS AND BLANKET?
We encourage our guests to circulate among the vendors and enjoy the beverages and foods. There are grassy areas where you can rest on a blanket or a chair, so feel free to bring them in!  

ARE THERE PLACES TO SIT DOWN?
We have very limited seating available. We encourage our guests to circulate among the wineries and sample the wines and foods. 

WHAT IF IT RAINS OR SNOWS (yes it can snow in June - This is Colorado)?
Bring an umbrella and a coat!  Rain, snow or shine we are going to play!  

IS SMOKING ALLOWED?
There will be an area set aside for smoking.  Please be respectful of others.