Playing Dead

Without a doubt, one of the most attractive things about considering a move to Boulder, from the Midwest, was the abundance of awesome music that comes through the area. As a daily scroller of the headlines on, it seemed like anytime there was an epic collaboration, or rare supergroup playing a handful of intimate gigs, Boulder was a likely…

Taste of Pearl Kickoff Party

Boulder Lifestyle Magazine and Downtown Boulder Inc joined forces to throw the first annual Taste of Pearl Kickoff Party at the SmithKlein Gallery. Photography by Michael Rainero.

Boulder Lifestyle’s “Derby Days” Kentucky Derby Party

The Historic Highland Building and City Club played host to Boulder Lifestyle Magazine's 5th annual "Derby Days" event on May 6th. Over 400 guests turned out in their best derby attire to help raise $15,000 for local non-profit, There With Care. Many thanks to all the sponsors and volunteers for helping make the event a resounding success. Photography by Ashleigh…

2669 4th St. Preview

A recent happy hour / agent preview in the Trailhead neighborhood. The event was hosted by Julie Meko Real Estate, Moonbeam Boulder, Surround Architecture, and Morningstar Homes. Photography by Michael Rainero.

Recycled Runway

Recycled Runway is an annual independent study workshop for students in grades 6-12 put on by the Common Threads Creative Lab. Participants design, troubleshoot and create original garments from found materials, as well as present them in a professional runway show and competition at the renowned Boulder Theater! Photography by Dylan Crossley Photo

Rinnova Better Your Body Event

At the 'Better Your Body' event, guests learned more about Cellfina cellulite treatment and CoolSculpting. Guests enjoyed champagne, tasted hors d'ouvres, and participated in giveaways! Photography by Laura Kinser.

Art + Soul Grand Opening

Art + Soul celebrated the unveiling of their newly renovated space with a champagne reception and diamond themed treats from Shamane's. The evening also featured the launch of their newest venture, Soulmate, a curated collection of designer special occasion rings. Photography by Jonathan Phillips.

Land Rover Flatirons Discovery Launch Event

Land Rover Flatirons recently hosted the launch event for the all new Discovery model. Also featured at the event was a jewelry collection by John Atencio and catering by Blackbelly. Photography by Jonathan Phillips.

Eleanor and Hobbs Grand Opening

Eleanor and Hobbs celebrates their Grand Opening at their new location. Photographer Erin L. Cox, ELC Photography.

June 2017 Around Town

The third installation of the Zee Jaipur Literature Festival (JLF) in Boulder will bring more than 70 authors from around the world to discuss today’s hot topics while engaging the community in essential dialogue and debate. In these critical times, the penetrating, intercultural discourse at this festival of ideas has never been more crucial or timely.


If you’ve recently strolled down the streets of any given Boulder neighborhood, you’ve likely taken notice of all the rebuilt and redesigned homes on the rise. Perhaps you’ve even considered how you could get in on this trend. Sure, flipping homes seems like all fun and games if you’re a HGTV show with a bottomless budget, but when it comes…

Tackiness Gets the Boot

When Vince Romano, owner of Truman Boot Co., started crafting his own boots, he never intended for it to turn it into a business–it was simply a solution to a problem he was experiencing himself. “I travel a lot–I lived in New Zealand, Switzerland, Italy and all over the United States–and I was doing organic agriculture on large-scale sheep and…

Ace of Space

Co-founder Bill Goodrich describes his collection of shared workspaces as “an office for people who don’t work in an office. It’s a workshop for people who don’t have a workshop. And, it’s an art studio for artists who generate creativity from interaction, not just solo reflection.”

Bikes + Brews

Walking into the Full Cycle in Boulder on the corner of Pearl and 18th St., it’s suddenly unclear if you’re walking into the neighborhood bike shop or the neighborhood bar. One side of the space is lined with bikes, gear and mechanics wrenching on equipment at a service station. Along the other side and near the front, is a brand-new…


For us, lighting the grill is a year-round occurrence. But, we know nothing defines summer more than the sight, sound, smell and taste of a perfectly grilled steak. It is the essential dish of the season for its simplicity. All cooks should be comfortable preparing a grilled steak from start to finish: from purchasing premium quality meat to finishing off…

Tied Up

Boulder is a hotbed of creative, entrepreneurial ventures and a playground for the passionate individuals who ignite them. Whether it’s the craving for learning that emanates from the University of Colorado Boulder campus, local encouragement of pursuing unique ideas, or the exceedingly supportive local community, Boulder attracts driven, talented entrepreneurs whose busy days and “on the go” lifestyles don’t come…


Taro Smith is a man of many, many interests. He works as an artist and photographer and is also the co-founder of Boulder Cycle Sport and 90 Monkeys, an online yoga school, as well as co-owner of Pro Peloton, another cycling store in Boulder. A University of Colorado Boulder graduate with a Ph.D. in Integrative Physiology, Smith has an extensive…


Rapidgrass is a homegrown, Colorado Front Range bluegrass band that crafts songs and lyrics in celebration of mountains and whitewater rapids. The seeds for Rapidgrass were sown when Colorado native, Mark Morris (guitar and vocals) and Coleman Smith (violin, mandolin and vocals) were hired straight out of music school to play for the same band in New York. After some…

15-Minute Workout

Not all movement protocols need to take a long time or require equipment. Our intention is to give you a deeper look into how to keep your health and fitness moving forward even in difficult and busy times. 
Our programming is specific and efficient and will only take you 15 minutes to complete. This is the third installment of your…

Beer Crafted Naturally

New Planet president/general manager Pedro Gonzalez began experimenting brewing gluten-free ale in 2008 after he’d learned he was gluten intolerant. Not wanting to forgo the occasional beer and unhappy with what was available on the market, Gonzalez decided to try his hand at it. So, with the help of a good friend who knew the ropes of home brewing, he…

“Derby Days” VIP Kickoff Party @ Todd Reed

Boulder Lifestyle Magazine's 5th annual "Derby Days" kicked off with a reception for VIP ticket holders at the Todd Reed design studio on Thursday, May 4. Supporting partners included Arcana Restaurant, Scarpetta Wine, Llanllyr Source Beverages, and Upslope Brewing. Photography by Kelsey Huffer.

Honey, Light My Fire

Honey, light my fire etched on the window is what greets me upon arrival at newer than new Woodgrain Bagels in Boulder between CU and downtown Pearl Street. One part Jim Morrison (at least in the signage), one part Montreal and all parts delicious, Canada (or at least some Canadian fare) has found a new home in Boulder.

It’s a Match

There's something old school cool about picking up a custom matchbook. It's the tinder before "tinder." After finding one book at a favorite local hotspot, Flagstaff, it sparked our team to collect as many matches as possible.