Oktoberfest Celebrations, Food Festivals, and More

UPTOWN – It's that time of year again for the annual Vine Street Uptown Block Party at the Vine Street Pub & Brewery. The street will be closed off to make space for live music, an outdoor cookout, Oktoberfest beer releases, and the not-to-be-missed hilarious brewer's olympics. The event is absolutely free and all proceeds from beer and food will benefit local charity, New Era Colorado. The fun kicks off at 1 p.m. on Saturday, September 19 and goes throughout the night.

DOWNTOWN – At Sculpture Park in the Performing Arts Complex on Sunday, September 20, Westword will host its food event, DISH. The event runs from 11 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. and will showcase upwards of forty local restaurants. There will even be a section of the foodie event dubbed 'tacolandia,' an exhibit of Denver's street-style tacos. Beer and wine tastings will be included in the ticket price as well. For more information about DISH and to purchase tickets, visit the event's website.

CONGRESS PARK – The second location of Korean barbecue hot spot, Dae Gee #2, will host its one year anniversary party on location tonight at 9 p.m. The event will have drink specials flowing, DJ's spinning, and of course, the excellent Korean barbecue fare Dae Gee has become known for. Read More.