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Taste of the West 2018 will take place Thursday, June 7, from 5 to 8 p.m., at Jeffco Fairgrounds, 15200 W. 6th Ave. Frontage Road, Golden. Billed as the premier culinary event in Jefferson County, the Taste will feature award-winning cuisine from many of Jeffco’s best restaurants and caterers.

In addition to tasty food samples, the festival will feature an assortment of beer from local breweries, wine, culinary exhibitors and networking with over 1,300 attendees. 2018 marks the fourth year for the Taste of the West beer garden, which highlights the great local craft beer from Colorado.

Advance-purchase individual tickets are $20, or six for $100; pick up at will call the day of the event. Individual tickets will be $25 at the door. Children 12 and under are free.

For information, email or call Annie Smiley at or 720-399-5656.