Ouray Forkfest

ForkFestOURAY FORKFEST – APRIL 25 & 26, 2014

Weehawken Creative Arts is excited to announce the inaugural Ouray ForkFest on April 25 and 26, 2014.

A local group consisting of Weehawken Creative Arts, local restaurant and community volunteers decided to resurrect the old Ouray Culinary Festival with a fresh local twist and invite you to spend the weekend rediscovering what Ouray County has to offer in delicious food plus learn new ways to prepare it for your family at home.

ForkFest takes its cues from the rich agricultural history of Ouray County and will span a short weekend at the beginning of the growing season from Friday evening through Saturday…it includes:

Friday 6PM – 9PM Restaurant Crawl ($20.00)
Saturday 9:00AM – 11:30AM Champagne Breakfast at the Community Center ($20.00)
Saturday 10:00AM – 5:PM Chef’s Demonstrations and Food Producers Presentations at the Ouray School Gym (FREE)
Saturday 5:00PM – 7:00PM Wine and Cheese Tasting at the Ouray Community Center ($10.00)
Buy tickets for singular events, OR pay just $45.00 per person for the whole weekend! (Starting Sales of this pass on April 11th)
Friday evening guests will enjoy local specialties and special cultural events at Maggie’s Kitchen and Ourayale House Brewery, Gold Belt Bar and Grill, Cavallo’s Restaurant, Mouses’s Chocolates & Coffee, the Ouray Brewery, The Bon Ton, the Silver Nugget Cafe, and others.

Local producers on Saturday will include:

the Buckhorn Gardens, Ridgway Community Garden, the Valley Food Partnership, Tomten Farm, Straw Hat Farm Market & Kitchen Store, and Harman Gardens of Colorado.
Local Producers Contact is Paula

Tickets will be available in early April at local outlets such as “Mouse’s Chocolates”, “Khristopher’s Culinare”, “Cimarron Coffee and Books” and by call 970-318-0150.

  • Sponsors of the Event ($100+) Include:
  • Wildflower Boutique
  • Ouray Brokers
  • A Secret Garden Bed and Breakfast
  • Better Real Estatae Services, Inc.
  • Ouray Liquor