$59 – $99

2020 Mile High Grilled Cheese & Beer Fest

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Runway 35

8863 E 47th Ave

Denver, CO 80238

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Sample grilled cheese bites made by local chefs in an array of styles. In between bites, enjoy sampling from a variety of craft breweries.

About this Event

Cheese is EVERYTHING, and when you grill it, the world is a measurably better place to be in. Welcome to the festival that brings you the best gourmet grilled cheese anywhere for an event that is sure to leave you feeling full and satisfied.

Sample grilled cheese bites made by local chefs and participating restaurants in an array of styles. Don't miss out on your chance to try them all and vote for your favorites!

In between bites, enjoy sampling from a variety of craft breweries, live entertainment, games, and more!

Keep an eye on the event page for the latest updates on chefs and restaurants as new ones are announced.

Session 1 - 12-3:30 pm (The Big Cheese) 12:30-3:30 pm (GA)

Session 2 - 4:30-8 pm (The Big Cheese) 5-8 pm (GA)

GA ticket includes:

  • Unlimited sampling of grilled cheese
  • Beer sampling

The Big Cheese ticket includes:

  • 30 minutes early entry
  • Unlimited sampling of grilled cheese
  • Beer sampling
  • Full sized drinks at the Big Cheese bar

***All tickets are all-inclusive and include food and beer sampling. No additional purchases are necessary.***

This event is for ages 21+ only.

Questions? Email denvergrilledcheesefest@gmail.com

The Mile High Grilled Cheese & Beer Festival proudly supports Minds Matter of Denver. Minds Matter of Denver is committed to making college education a reality for accomplished high school students from low-income environments since we first opening 2004. Students are paired with two adult mentors and spend time during weekly after-school sessions working on summer and college applications, standardized test preparation, community service efforts, writing and speaking skills, and other life skills that benefit the student academically and personally.

Enjoy tasty gourmet grilled cheese creations from local restaurants and chefs including:

Cheese Love Grill

Dunbar Kitchen + Tap

Blake Street Tavern

The Corner Office

Herbage Events + Catering

The Olive Branch

Maine Shack

Jack's Bar and Grill

The Brutal Poodle

Post Oak BBQ


City Grille

Lost City

Cook Street Culinary Arts

Taylor West

And enjoy beer sampling from local breweries including:

Crazy Mountain Brewing

Horse and Dragon Brewing

Mockery Brewing

Spice Trade Brewing

Zuni Street Brewing

Someplace Else Brewery

Snow Capped Cider

Craft Imports

Elevated Seltzer

Renegade Brewing

Axe and Oak

Bierstadt Lager

Crooked Stave



What is the difference between the different GA tiers?

There is no difference between the different types of GA tickets except for price. The sooner you buy, the more you save!

What happens if it rains?

The event happens rain or shine (or snow).

Are kids allowed?

No. This event is for ages 21+ only.

Are gluten free and vegan options available?

No, this is not an allergen-free event. Additionally, we give our chefs and restaurants complete creative freedom over the dishes they prepare so that they can create something that represents their style. For that reason, we are unable to guarantee any dairy-free or gluten-free grilled cheeses. However, in the past, there have been ample meat-free options.

How do I get involved?

Email denvergrilledcheesefest@gmail.com for more information.

How do I get a refund?

Tickets are non-refundable.

Are tickets transferrable? Can I sell them or give them to a friend? Can I buy tickets from someone else?

Tickets are transferrable. You may sell or give your tickets to someone else, but please make sure they are over 21 years of age. The names on the tickets don't have to match. However, if you would like to change the names and have them re-sent to the new attendee, we can help! Please email us at denvergrilledcheesefest@gmail.com.

You can certainly buy them from someone else, but please be aware of scammers that are trying to sell fake tickets. We do NOT recommend buying tickets from anyone on Facebook or anyone you don't know. Before you buy, you can verify that the tickets are legitimate by contacting us. We will be happy to help! Our email is denvergrilledcheesefest@gmail.com

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Runway 35

8863 E 47th Ave

Denver, CO 80238

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