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juneteenth celebration

Sunday, June 18, 2023
1:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Aspen Meadows Resort
125.00 per guest

Returning for a second year after a highly-successful inaugural celebration, this event will celebrate the Juneteenth holiday with a musical tribute to 50 years of hip hop and feature brunch-inspired food from acclaimed chefs including James Beard award-winners Erick Williams, Damarr Brown, and Gregory Gourdet, plus JJ Johnson, and James Beard-nominated local chef and entrepreneur, Mawa McQueen. Wine will be curated by Tahiirah Habibi. Music by DJ Doughboy.  The uplifting gathering, which falls on the last day of the FOOD & WINE Classic, offers panoramic mountain views from Plato’s Restaurant and Deck and the Madeleine K. Albright Pavilion at the Walter Isaacson Center. 

*Tickets are non-refundable. Must be 21 years or older to attend.



Erick Williams, James Beard Award Winner & American Culinary Corps member Chef Erick
Damarr Brown, 2023 James Beard Award Winner, "Emerging Chef" Damarr Brown
Gregory Gourdet, 2023 James Beard Award Winner, "Best New Restaurant" Gregory Gourdet
Tahiirah Habibi, Founder + CEO of "Hue Society," Wine Expert

Mawa McQueen, James Beard "Best Chef" semifinalist, Aspen's favorite Chef & entrepreneurMawa McQueen
JJ Johnson, James Beard award winner for "Best American Cookbook"JJ Johnson
DJ Doughboy, Owner of Dynamic Sounds and Entertainment Chef Erick

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