1. Boulder Craft Beer Festival at North Boulder Park


1 pm to 5 pm

The 6th annual Boulder Craft Beer Festival is a tasting festival of craft beers from Boulder County and beyond to sample Colorado beers. The festival includes live music, games, and food for purchase. General Admission tickets are $35 in advance, VIP tickets are $50 in advance, and Designated Driver tickets are $10 and available for online purchase only.

2. Rocky Mountain Cigar Festival at Omni Interlocken Resort


12 pm

This festival is a host to high-end products such as premium cigars, hand crafted brews, unique wine and spirits, and food. Tickets start at $60 and go up to $180.

3. Rockabilly Riot at Chautauqua Auditorium


Doors: 6:30 pm, show 7:30 pm

3 time Grammy award winner Brian Setzer is performing with Rockabilly Riot at Chautauqua auditorium. Brian Setzer is credited with creating the genre blend of music, as “taking two forgotten genres, rockabilly and swing, adding his own blend of gunpowder and rockin’ style, and completely reinventing and single-handedly resurrecting them in the process.”

4. WelcomeFest at CU Boulder Business Field


5 pm to 10 pm

The WelcomeFest is a free event for all students, new and old, and alumni to get together at the start of school. FYGU Festival is bringing ZEDS DEAD, MadeinTYO and more to CU Boulder’s WelcomeFest 8/24! Get your FREE tickets at fygufest.com

5. Boulder Sunset Triathlon at Boulder Reservoir


6 am

Race day schedule for the 12th annual Boulder Sunset Triathlon is packed this year!

6:00am: Transition Area Opens

6:00am: Race Day Packet Pick Up

7:05am: Boulder Beast Waves Start

7:15am: Olympic Waves Start

7:30am: Sprint Waves Start

8:00m: Duathlon

8:45am: Swim Cut-Off

9:00-9:30am: Awards will begin as soon as we have results ready

10:30am: Bike Cut-Off

12:00pm: Run Cut-Off / Course Closed



Kaylee was raised (but not *technically* born) in Colorado. She graduated from Regis University with a bachelor of arts in English. During her time at Regis she worked as a teaching assistant in a freshman classroom setting and in the writing center helping students on a variety of topics. While there, she discovered Cura Personalis, or care for the entire person, leading to her love of feminism and desire for equal rights for all. Kaylee is the managing editor for AboutBoulder, OnDenver, and a key member of the OnMetro team, launching this platform in cities across the United States.