The Sangria Showdown is an opportunity for the community to gather and enjoy a variety of new drinks, tapas, live music, and more. This friendly competition includes professional mixologists, bartenders, and individuals with expertise in beverage preparation. Participants are encouraged to develop a creative, innovative sangria recipe, containing a wine base, variety of fruits and juices, and other unique ingredients. The sangria will be judged in a blind-taste test, based on taste, creativity, and overall appeal. Current competitors include Adkins Family Vineyards, Christopher Cellars, Fujiya Japanese Restaurant, McConnell Estates Winery, Pig Latin, Sky River Casino, South Slope Wines, and Wolfe Heights Estates & Winery.