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The Lakewood Food & Wine Fest by Bayaud Enterprises helps individuals overcome employment obstacles



What wine pairs best with the love of your community? Whatever it is, you'll be able to find it at the Lakewood Food & Wine Festival. This fundraiser benefits Bayaud Enterprises in their mission to help individuals overcome employment obstacles to achieve success. Keep reading to find out how you can get unlimited wine tastings while being a force for positive change in Denver.


Food, Fun, and Fundraising

This festival offers more than just great wine & delicious grub. You'll also enjoy live music, lawn games, refreshments, and the unique opportunity to help end joblessness and homelessness. All proceeds from this fundraising event will go to Bayaud Enterprises to continue their support of the community through employment services, professional resources, and so much more. Are we saying you can simultaneously drink wine and do good for your neighborhood? Yes, that's what the Lakewood Food and Wine Festival is all about.


Local businesses show their support for Bayaud Enterprises

The vendors and sponsors for this fundraiser are showing up for Bayaud Enterprises in a big way, and their community support is nothing short of inspiring. In addition to lawn games and a tie-dye booth, ticket holders will enjoy live music by bands Occam's Rose, The Closers, Jimbo Darvo & The Truckadours, and Better Sensory Perception. The list of wineries and restaurants is huge (and still growing) - click here to see the updated list or check out the Facebook event.


How Bayaud Enterprises makes an impact

Employment matters and Bayaud Enterprises is focused on making a meaningful difference. They've been helping individuals in the Denver community for over 50 years by providing employment training and resources. Their reach in the community has helped thousands of people overcome obstacles and make progress towards self-reliance. By bridging gaps between employers and employees, their solutions connect community members with businesses with a focus on inclusivity. With the Denver Day Works program in partnership with the City of Denver, Bayaud provides day labor employment opportunities for individuals who are experiencing homelessness and seeking work. Helping end homelessness and empowering people towards individual success positively impact all who call the Denver Metro area home. Pair that sense of purpose with your favorite Pinot Noir or Moscato, and this becomes a must-attend festival.


The details

The folks behind the scenes of the Lakewood Food & Wine Festival are gearing up for an unforgettable bash. The Lakewood Food & Wine Festival will take place on September 10, 2022 at Heritage Lakewood Belmar Park from 11 am - 6 pm. There will be a Grand Tasting for ticketed guests at noon, with unlimited wine tastings & food sampling. In addition to wineries & restaurants, there will also be a cash bar and food trucks on site. Live bands will perform throughout the afternoon while foodies and wine-lovers enjoy the fresh air and atmosphere.



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