Event Details

GRAPES & GRASS is a wine & bluegrass festival in the heart of downtown Boulder, CO, held at the historic Highland City Club. Perched on the banks of the Boulder Creek, the City Club is surrounded by lush gardens and majestic trees, that create a natural canopy for the 1.5 acre parcel property. If you are looking for a top shelf festival experience, Grapes & Grass is where you want to be!


2-DAY VIP TICKET - The Ultimate Grapes & Grass experience (only 50 available) INCLUDES:

  • Entry to FRIDAY 8/24 VIP KICKOFF PARTY @ Highland City Club (dinner, wine, & intimate concert w/ MIGHTY PINES included)
  • SATURDAY 8/25 10:00 AM ROSE BRUNCH @ Highland City Club w/ private chef Dane Hiett & Master Sommelier, Brett Zimmerman
  • Access to the CURED VIP LOUNGE inside the Highland City Club on SAT 8/25
  • PREMIUM WINE TASTINGS on SAT 8/25 in VIP Lounge from 12pm - 5pm
  • 2 additional hours of complimentary WINE TASTINGS on SAT 8/25 (11am - 12pm & 4pm - 5pm)
  • GOVINO shatter-proof logo wine glass
  • Entry to SAT 8/25 AFTER-GRASS (late night show) @ Boulder Theater w/ Gasoline Lollipops & The Drunken Hearts!

* No Refunds / Rain or Shine

FRI 8/24 KICKOFF PARTY (Included w/ 2-Day VIP Ticket) INCLUDES:

* No Refunds / Rain or Shine / 21+ for this specefic event



  • Entry to Grapes & Grass "MAIN EVENT" on Sat 8/25 with ten hours of Live Music! (10:30am - 9:30pm)
  • Complimentary Grapes & Grass shatter-proof GOVINO wine glass.
  • 2hrs of complimentary WINE TASTINGS on 8/25 (11am - 12pm & 4pm - 5pm)
  • Entry to 8/25 AFTER-GRASS (late night show) @ Boulder Theater w/ Gasoline Lollipops & The Drunken Hearts!

* No Refunds / Rain or Shine / Kids Free w/ Paying Adult (GA only)


LODGING DISCOUNTS are available at the Foot of the Mountain Motel, which is just 4 blocks west of the Highland City Club. Use promo code: GG2018 for 10% off.


Are there opportunities to VOLUNTEER in exchange for a festival ticket?

Yes! We will have many volunteer opportunities. Please email us for more info: [email protected]

Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

This is a 21+ event, unless accompanied by parent

Is the festival KID FRIENDLY?

There WILL be kids activities from 10:30am - 2pm for the Main Event on Saturday Aug 25th. Although kids are welcome to stay past 2pm, there will not be any sanctioned kids activities after that point. The Friday Aug 24th VIP kickoff party is a 21+ event (no kids please).

What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

The Highland City Club is located in a residential district. Limited free parking at the Boulder Public Library (accross the street) will be available, as well as street parking. We suggest UBER or LYFT for the safest and most convenient mode of transportation!

What should I bring into the event?

Valid photo ID. Credit / Debit card. Empty water container. Folding camping chairs & lawn blankets will be allowed in designated areas.

What's the food situation?

We will have multiple food truck options for most of the day for purchase. Additionally, the venue is within short walking distance to Pearl Street mall if you feel the need to explore further choices.

What is the refund policy?

All sales are final. Rain or shine.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

[email protected]

  • When: Fri Aug. 24 - 6:00 pm
    Sat Aug. 25 9:30 pm

  • Address: 885 Arapahoe Avenue
    Boulder CO,US 80302

  • Web: Visit Website