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Events in Boulder for the Week of 08/05

August 5th, 2019

1. Fame the Musical at The Spark Performing and Creative Arts 08/03-08/10 $20 general admission, $15 students The Spark was created as an affordable creative place in Boulder with both professional and aspiring actors alike performing in the plays. The show follows the final class of New York City’s celebrated High School for the Performing Arts, with all of the struggles, fears and triumph. 2. Goat Yoga at the Boulder County Fair 08/04-08/11 The Boulder County Fair is looking forward to bringing this new trend of farm animals and yoga to Boulder. Located in the Fair Garden Entertainment... Read More

7 FREE Things to Do in Boulder

July 24th, 2019

1. Celestial Seasonings Tour The tea manufacturer is located in Boulder, on the appropriately named “Sleepytime Road” and offers free tours daily. Tourists can see what goes into the making of their tea, taste free samples, and experience the infamous Mint Room with all five of their senses. 2. Hike Chautauqua Hike up to the flatirons that you can see from any point in Boulder in Chautauqua. This hiking area and open space is free to the public, and has trails with varying levels of difficulty to appeal to even the most seasoned hiking veteran. 3. Boulder Farmers’ Market Named... Read More

Top 5 Events in Boulder this Weekend

July 20th, 2019

1. Pearl Street Arts Fest at Pearl Street Mall 07/21/19 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.   Come celebrate the visual arts in Downtown Boulder with the 41st annual Peal Street Arts Fest. There will be a variety of art including sculptures, watercolors, oils, and more. See the art, shop local galleries, and play with the kids with art based activities. Learn more about the festival at boulderdowntown.com/arts-fest. 2. Boulder Comedy Show at Bohemian Biergarten 07/21/19 Doors open at 6 p.m.   Join in the laughs with what Westword and Boulder Weekly call the “Best Comedy Show in Boulder.”... Read More

5 Fun Boulder Events 06/28-06/30

June 28th, 2019

1. Midnight Madness at Color Me Mine 06/28/19 7 PM-12AM 1938 Pearl St Suite 100 Boulder, CO 80302 Local favorite pottery story Color Me Mine is hosting a painting party that goes until midnight this Friday. While there is normally a studio fee, this party is meant to bring the community together, and you only need to pay for the piece of pottery that you paint. 2. 90s Night at Bohemian Biergarten 06/28/19 10 PM-1AM 2017 13th St Boulder, CO 80302 Live music by Nothing But Nineties will be playing all of your favorite 90s hits, from Nirvana to the Backstreet Boys. Come dressed in your favorite 90s... Read More

3 Colorado Festivals Happening This Weekend

June 25th, 2019

There are a host of festivals around Colorado this weekend, so check out this list to get the inside scoop on the best. 1. Colorado Freedom Festival Jefferson County Fairgrounds, Golden, CO Jun 29, 2019 from 12:00 PM to 10:00 PM This year is the 5th year for the Colorado Freedom Festival to help veterans. The festival aims to raise awareness about veteran and military suicide by raising money for American Soldier Network and The Fallen Heroes Foundation. This year will feature bands including Queensryche, Extreme, Great White, Steel Heart, and Vixen! Prior to these bands, local bands Straight... Read More

Top 3 Things to do in Nederland

June 16th, 2019

Motto: “Life Is Better Up Here” 1. Frozen Dead Guy Days   Have you ever felt like your life was missing coffin racing, costumed polar plunging, frozen t-shirt contests and the celebration of a frozen man? If so, come to one of the most surreal festivals in the world, where locals and out-of-towners alike get together to celebrate Bredo Morstol, a frozen dead guy stored in a Tuff Shed in Nederland. 2. Experience happiness with the Carousel of Happiness The Carousel of Happiness is a restored 1910 Looff Carousel which was restored by hand by Vietnam vet Scott Harrison. His work... Read More

Top 3 Things to do in Longmont

June 12th, 2019
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Motto: “You Belong in Longmont” 1. Take the little ones to Sunflower Farm Sunflower Farm originally began as an Educational Demonstration Farm in Longmont where kids could learn about farming, nature, and the community. The Farm has since grown into a preschool and school-age program that is welcome to the public to feed animals, participate in farm chores, or play on the playgrounds. So, pack a picnic, and head down to Sunflower Farm to get a real taste of country life! 2. Load an arrow at High Altitude Archery Have you ever wanted to try your hand at shooting a bow and arrow? Well now... Read More

Top 3 Things to do in Lafayette

June 12th, 2019

Motto: “We are learners, we are leaders…!” (Lafayette Elementary School) 1. Explore all the Waneka Lake Park has to offer Waneka Lake Park is an expansive recreational and wildlife refuge home to playgrounds, biking trails, picnics areas, soccer fields, canoes, bird-watching and more! You can rent a canoe or a paddleboat through the Waneka Lake Boathouse, or rent a park shelter for special events. 2. Experience a new kind of dining at Community Community encourages people to socialize with family-style dining at cafeteria-style tables that you share with others. Community hopes... Read More

Top 3 Things to do in Gunbarrel

June 12th, 2019
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Gunbarrel: named after a historic local stagecoach route 1. Take a tea tour   Nationwide tea-maker Celestial Seasonings is based out of Gunbarrel. Locals and tourists alike can take a free tour of the tea factory, where you can learn how their tea is made, experience the infamous mint room, and taste samples. After the tour you can visit the tea shop and buy their every day and limited edition teas, or sit down with a cup at the Celestial Cafe. 2. Visit Twin Lakes Open Space Twin Lakes Open Space has plenty of trails, both of which are accepting of dogs (though the trail has specific on-leash... Read More

The Mile High 4.20K Comes to Denver on 4/20!

March 16th, 2019

A mile higher. A mile healthier. That’s the slogan for the first ever 4.20K walk/run coming to the mile-high city on 4/20/2019. Denver is well known for having an overwhelming number of events catering to the cannabis lifestyle, and now there’s one specifically for athletes, fitness enthusiasts, and anyone looking to promote the health and wellness benefits of this remarkable plant. The event is designed to “raise awareness and promote a healthy lifestyle with cannabis for medicinal purposes; physically, mentally, and psychologically. Finding different ways to give back to the community without... Read More

The Ins and Outs of the Indo Expo

January 19th, 2019

The Indo Expo is returning to Denver next weekend, where the cannabis industry’s premier trade show first started almost six years ago. Since then, they’ve expanded their show presentation to include San Francisco, California and Portland, Oregon; but Denver, Colorado is where it all began. This year, there will be 350+ exhibitors, showcasing hundreds of companies, brands, and product lines representing all areas of the cannabis industry. With an expectation of 10,000 attendees and a full lineup of educational seminars, workshops, and demonstrations, it can be a lot to navigate. This is why... Read More

Faces of Boulder – Pic of the Day!

November 10th, 2016

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New Years Weekend

December 30th, 2015

It’s the last night of 2015! As the year sloughs off, anticipation shudders through the city. A milieu of parties throughout Boulder prepare to ring in the New Year. The night is brimming with potential with something happening at almost every bar. Here are a few suggestions if you are looking for someplace to celebrate. The trappings of Boardwalk empire come alive at West End Tavern’s New Years Eve Roaring 20’s Bash on Thursday, Dec 31, 2015. The evening of revelry will begin at 8 pm and go to Midnight. This evening does require a reservation so make sure to get yours! Tonight the... Read More

Christmas Fun Around Boulder County

December 11th, 2014

It’s clear around Boulder that the holidays are in full swing. Just look toward that giant lighted star in the foothills and you know its time to do something festive. So here’s a list of many festive things going on right here in Boulder County. Boulder Christmas with the King Singers, Mackey Auditorium on Thursday December 11, 7:30 p.m. A Broadway Christmas Carol, University Theater CU starting on Friday December 12, at 7:30 p.m. and reoccurring on December 13th, 19th, 20th, 21st “If Charles Dickens had huddled with Rodgers and Hammerstein, Andrew Lloyd Webber, and Matt Stone... Read More

Christmas is Coming, and the Festivities are Beginning!

November 20th, 2014

As you’re getting ready for Turkey day, preparations for Christmas are already in full swing. It seems like everyone starts getting ready earlier and earlier each year. But can you blame them, Christmas and all the festivities it brings are a lot of fun! So here’s a couple of events coming up in Boulder County to get you in the Christmas spirit. Boulder –Switch on the Holidays, November 23, Sunday 5pm, Downtown Boulder Join Santa and the City of Boulder for a free holiday music performance and the lighting of the Boulder County Courthouse –Winter Sidewalk Sale, Friday... Read More

No Clue What You’re Doing This Weekend? I’ve Got Some Outdoors Ideas!

October 9th, 2014

Even though it’s raining today, there’s still plenty of time to go play in the parks before winter hits! October offers all sorts of different activities and events in the parks of Boulder county. If you’re not sure how to get started, this weekend is the perfect opportunity to check out this assortment of events: Friday Oct 10 –Day of the Dead Opening, Longmont This is Longmont’s regular 2nd Friday downtown event but with a Day of the Dead twist, featuring storytelling under the stars, trolley rides, Day of the Dead art at the Muse Gallery, and a tour of the Longmont... Read More