Top 10 Reasons to Come to ‘The Great Outdoors—Adventure Awaits!’

With Horizons Wine & Dine coming up on November 9, here are a few reasons why you don’t want to miss this year’s event, “The Great Outdoors—Adventure Awaits!

Bid on a Montage Los Cabos dream vacation!

10. Meet like-minded CA community members and celebrate the great outdoors with old friends and new!

9. Check out our new auctioneer, Ian Lindsay, who is well known across the country for his incredible skills and energy!

8. Play games to win amazing wine, gift cards, and other surprises, including YETI swag! New this year: Go Fish and a s’more-eating contest!

7. Immerse yourself in our Great Outdoors theme and see firsthand how the extraordinary Alison Gile and our amazing decor team transform the West Gym into a Colorado outdoor oasis!

Bid on a week at a villa in Tuscany!

6. Take a chance on Heads or Tails to win the ultimate Under Canvas getaway to Mt. Rushmore! Under Canvas offers camping experiences featuring upscale canvas tents, king-size beds, cozy furnishings, and wood-burning stoves. Nightly s’mores by the campfire, complimentary camp activities, and adventure bookings all provide connection to people and nature.

5. Bid on out-of-this-world live auction items like a 400-year-old, refurbished villa in Tuscany, a one-week stay at the Montage Los Cabos, a Las Vegas weekend getaway, plus fun, one-of-a-kind experiences like a pair of tickets to your show of choice at Red Rocks, and much more! Did we mention a chance to cheer on the Nuggets and Avalanche in style?

4. Find out who our special Horizons Hero of the year is. Shh, it’s a surprise!

3. Savor the flavorful food and fantastic wine and spirits generously provided by CA family-owned restaurants and wine and cocktail purveyors. New additions this year include Grow + Gather, Colore, and Jersey Mike’s. A special thank you to Adrian Simon and Matt Crouse for making this happen! 

2. Hear a moving story from one of our Horizons alums about how her involvement with Horizons has touched her, her family, and her community.

1. A substantial portion of our annual operating budget is raised at this event. Your support ensures that we will have another incredible program for our Horizons students throughout the year and during our six-week summer enrichment program. You are guaranteed to feel good about making a difference! 

Learn more about Horizons Colorado.