Wine Walk added to Old West Balloon Fest activities | Local

The second annual Wine Walk with the Old West Balloon Fest is scheduled to take place Thursday, August 11 from 4-7 p.m. in downtown Scottsbluff.

The Wine Walk is an event supported by the Downtown Scottsbluff Association to help promote activity in the downtown area and encourage residents and visitors to shop locally. The Downtown Scottsbluff Association has been in contact with the Nebraska Liquor Commission to ensure that every precaution has been taken to ensure another fun and safe event for attendees and local businesses.

A limited number of gold-rimmed wine glasses bearing the “Old West Balloon Fest 2022 Wine Walk” logo will be sold for $35 (exact cash or check only). Purchase price includes tasting of up to six varieties of wine available at participating downtown businesses, including Flyover Brewery, Goonies Sports Bar and Grill, and Oasis Night Club.

Those interested in participating in the Wine Walk can start at one of three locations where they will show proof of age, purchase their glass of wine, receive a wristband, wine card/checklist, and their first glass of wine. wine. After the wine is consumed, to comply with Nebraska liquor laws, the wine glass must be rinsed with water before leaving the premises.