In case you missed Colorado Winefest a couple of weeks ago,  you will be happy to know about another huge wine-tasting event that is almost here.

The Grand Valley Wine Festival is being held  Saturday, October 1 in the Meyer Ballroom on the campus of Colorado Mesa University and benefits the Maverick Club's student-athlete scholarship fund.

This event includes a tasting of wine from around the world as well as a silent auction from 6:00PM-9:00PM.

Tickets are available for $40 at the Maverick Store, Fisher's Liquor Barn, and online at