September 12 Is Officially Colorado Restaurant Day

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Exciting news: Governor Polis has proclaimed Saturday, September 12, Colorado Restaurant Day! The proclamation, celebrates this vibrant and economically critical industry and acknowledges the immense hardships it has suffered during the COVID-19 crisis, Coloradans are encouraged to observe this day by dining out, ordering takeout, or ordering delivery to celebrate + support the restaurants in their communities.

In observance of Colorado Restaurant Day, the Denver Food + Wine Festival is launching a statewide campaign to encourage the public to Dine Out to Help Out Colorado restaurants and workers. Denver Food + Wine Festival is hosting a series of events to help this cause. They have also partnered with Colorado Restaurant Association chapters in Mile High, Northern Colorado, and Steamboat Springs to raise money for restaurants and workers in those areas. 


The Denver Event Lineup


Thursday, Sep. 10  |  6 p.m.

The Riedel Wine Glass seminar is going virtual this year! Join us from the comfort of your home as we Sample, Sip, and Savor 4 wines and experience first-hand the effect that the shape of a wine glass has on 4 unique varietals, and how stemware translates and delivers the bouquet, taste, balance and finish of a wine to the senses. 


Saturday & Sunday, Sep. 13 & 14

Join us for grand opening weekend at My Neighbor Felix, LoHi's new pan-Mexican kitchen and bar. Enjoy cuisine from all seven regions of Mexico. Diners will be invited to make a contribution to the Colorado Restaurant Foundation's Angel Relief Fund.


Saturday & Sunday, Sep. 13 & 14

In support of Colorado Restaurant Day, we've partnered with Larimer Square Restaurants to promote Dine Out to Help Out Denver Metro Restaurants and Workers. Dine at any Larimer Square restaurant this Saturday and Sunday, September 12 and 13, and you'll be invited to make a contriubtion to benefit the Angel Relief Fund and the Colorado Restaurant Association Mile High Chapter. 


For reservations or the full list of events visit:   Denver Food + Wine


Above all, please DINE OUT, TAKE OUT, OR ORDER DELIVERY on Saturday, September 12, and participate in Colorado Restaurant Day and via social media by using the hashtags #DineOutToHelpOut and #ColoradoRestaurantDay