GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KREX) — In other local news this evening, “New Kids on the Wine Block”, took place in Palisade at the Wine Country Inn.

This annual food and wine expo was created to benefit Marillac Health, who provides medical, dental and behavioral healthcare for uninsured and underinsured patients in Mesa County.

The even showcased wine, live music, fresh local food while raising money to provide healthcare in Mesa County.

Wine Country Inn’s General manager, Ian Kelley, explained, “This is an exciting time to be in the Grand Valley. The wines just keep getting better and so does the food.”

Seems like a wonderful way to enjoy yourself while participating in a great cause.