March 2020 Around Town

‘Two Rivers” Celebrates the Town of Lyons and the Music Community Local songwriting team, Arthur Lee Land and Carol Lee, wrote the song “Two Rivers” as a tribute to everything that is Lyons, CO. This Americana, Folk-Rock anthem released a music video that tips a hat to all of the influential musicians that have or … Continued

February 2020 Around Town

WINTERWONDERGRASS PARTNERS WITH THE GREAT AMERICAN BEER FESTIVAL TO BRING FRESH, INDEPENDENT BREWERIES TO STEAMBOAT FOR THE 2020 TASTING For the 2020 season, WinterWonderGrass is excited to announce their collaboration with the Great American Beer Festival® (GABF) to curate a fresh and independent brewery selection for the festival’s daily beer tastings. As with past iterations of WinterWonderGrass, complimentary beer … Continued

January 2020 Around Town

PARENTING THE HIGHLY SENSITIVE CHILD presented by Sarah Ahn What does it mean to be “highly sensitive”? What is Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD)? Are the two related? What do I need to know if I’m parenting a sensitive child? Using neuroscience as her guide, Sarah Ahn will explain Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD), the “Highly Sensitive” diagnosis, … Continued

December 2019 Around Town

Rosetta Hall just brought eight new restaurants in one to Boulder Boulder diners and tourists are in for a rare treat: The city just got eight new restaurants, most of them first-time concepts by up-and-coming chefs. It’s a dining opportunity that almost never happens anymore, especially in a city with such expensive real estate. But Rosetta Hall … Continued

November 2019 Around Town

The 15th Annual LAST WALTZ Revisited The Last Waltz Revisited is back for year 15 and to kick off the 2019 holiday season! Join us as we celebrate music, friends, and family and help those in need through our holiday canned food/desired items drive for the Denver Rescue Mission on November 22nd at the Boulder … Continued

October 2019 Around Town

THE STRING CHEESE INCIDENT ANNOUNCE FINAL INCIDENTS OF 2019 THANKSGIVING WEEKEND The String Cheese Incident have announced that their final two incidents of 2019 will be at Denver’s new Mission Ballroom. The Denver Post said the venue “is among the best-sounding rooms in the city,” and added, “Denver finally has the concert venue it deserves.” Tickets will be available for purchase … Continued

September 2019 Around Town

MONTH OF MODERN 2019 IS SHAPING UP TO BE ANOTHER INCREDIBLE EVENT Month of Modern (MoM), returns to Boulder September, 2019, and is excited to announce programming curated for architecture and design enthusiasts! Founded by HMH Architecture + Interiors as a celebration of all things modern—architecture, design, lifestyle, art and culture— MoM’s mission is to … Continued

August 2019 Around Town

Torchy’s Tacos coming to Boulder later this year A note on a window at the former Turley’s Kitchen, at 2805 Pearl St., is announcing the impending arrival of the fast-casual taco chain that got its start as a food truck in Austin, Texas, in 2006. “Torchy’s Tacos in Boulder is slated for opening in Winter … Continued

July 2019 Around Town

Scottish Kings Gin is an Instant Winner Scottish Kings, an ultra-premium gin owned in Boulder and distilled in the Scottish Highlands, was recently introduced in Colorado. Almost immediately it received top awards in worldwide competitions. Receiving a Double Gold Medal from the San Francisco World Spirits Competition, Scottish Kings Gin was called “among the finest … Continued

June 2019 Around Town

Dead Day On Saturday, June 15th from 1:00 pm – 10:00 pm come celebrate with family and friends and enjoy the music of the Grateful Dead with a far-out jamboree at Cellar West Artisan Ales. Local food trucks (TBA), live Dead tunes by The Hop Pickers and Stolen Moonshine, a Tie Dye tee shirt station, and special beer … Continued

May 2019 Around Town

17th Annual Whittier-Mapleton Garden Tour The Whittier-Mapleton Garden Tour has established itself as Boulder’s premier garden tour, opening eight to 10 hand-selected and exceptional gardens in the historic Mapleton Hill neighborhood. Mature estate gardens, cutting edge water-wise gardens and stylish small gardens will delight with their diversity on this self-guided walking tour. Tucked away from view, these remarkable sanctuaries aren’t open at any … Continued

April 2019 Around Town

27th Annual Microbreweries for the Environment ft. Dave Bruzza: Unsafe at any Speed On April 26th at 7:00 PM, the Boulder Theater, Colorado Microbreweries will donate staff time and beer to support local environmental organizations as many years prior. Since 1993, the Microbreweries for the Environment benefit has raised over $200,000 for local environmental causes. Admission includes a … Continued

March 2019 Around Town

Compass opens new Colorado offices in Denver and Boulder Compass is expanding on its existing footprint in Colorado by adding two new offices in Denver and Boulder, building on its already robust coverage of the Rocky Mountain state in the ski resort towns of Telluride and Aspen. “Colorado is consistently named one of fastest-growing states in the country, netting … Continued

February 2019 Around Town

22 BVSD Schools receive State Awards for Student Performance The Colorado Department of Education recently announced its annual awards and 22 Boulder Valley schools were among those honored. Ten BVSD schools received the Governor’s Distinguished Improvement Award, which celebrates schools that demonstrate exceptional student growth. On the school performance framework that is used by the … Continued

January 2019 Around Town

PopSockets Launches Poptivism Platform With Celebrities To Help Consumers Do Good PopSockets, a Boulder maker of collapsible phone grips, is launching a new collection with actor and producer Zendaya Coleman to benefit the brand’s new Poptivism platform. Zendaya’s Poptivism capsule collection comprises three designs created to benefit FoodCorps. PopSockets is thrilled to partner with Zendaya … Continued

December 2018 Around Town

Boulder Ensemble Theatre Company presents Miss Bennet: Christmas at Pemberley Lauren Gunderson and Margot Melcon bring their charming Pride and Prejudice sequel to Boulder for the holidays at the Dairy Arts Center. Constantly overshadowed by her four sisters, Mary Bennet, the bookish middle child, longs for a “large life.” As she searches for her own identity, she unexpectedly discovers … Continued

November 2018 Around Town

Boulder’s new Embassy Suites by Hilton rolls out Doggie Room Service Does your dog love steak dinner and luxurious dog beds? Then grab Fido and head directly to Boulder’s new Embassy Suites by Hilton, which is welcoming four-legged travelers this summer with a Party with Your Pup package and a decadent new Dog Room Service menu.  Located in the … Continued

October 2018 Around Town

DELO in Downtown Louisville Nears Completion Louisville, CO is regularly ranked among the best places to live in the country and this honor is largely due to its thriving downtown—the heart and soul of the community.  DELO, the new mixed-use development just blocks from Main Street in Downtown Louisville, answers that need.  The DELO neighborhood … Continued

September 2018 Around Town

Fourth Annual Boulder Green Home Tour The Colorado Green Building Guild, a local non-profit, is proud to present the fourth annual Boulder Green Home Tour. The tour is Saturday, September 29th, 2018, from 10 to 4 p.m., rain or shine. Community members from Boulder and surrounding areas are invited to tour and step inside amazing … Continued

August 2018 Around Town

Boulder Area Human Resources Association Annual Conference BAHRA’s 2018 Annual Conference, Innovative Minds, will be hosted at Aloft Events Center in Broomfield on Friday, September 14, 2018, and will also include sessions in two tracks, Innovation in HR and Benefits and Legal/Nuts and Bolts for HR practice.  A lunch with a CEO panel discussion, cocktail hour networking, … Continued

July 2018 Around Town

Resource Central Launches H2Own It Initiative To Tackle Water Scarcity Resource Central, a nonprofit based in Boulder, has launched H2Own It — a new water conservation initiative to engage thousands of Colorado residents with easy conservation actions and water-wise prizes. The initiative is part of the nonprofit’s Billion Gallon Challenge to help local families conserve 
one billion … Continued

June 2018 Around Town

The Drink Pink Vino International Rosé Festival Wine Country Network, Inc., publisher of Wine Country International® magazine and producer of the Denver International Wine Festival, has announced that the 4th Annual Drink Pink Vino International Rosé Festival will take place on Friday, June 8, 2018, from 6 – 9 p.m. at the luxurious Omni Interlocken Resort in Broomfield, … Continued

May 2018 Around Town

New event will speed-up repairs along the Mount Sanitas Trail The Sanitas Brewing Company, the Boulder Open Space Conservancy and the City of Boulder’s Open Space and Mountain Parks (OSMP) Department today announced a new festival that will help raise funds for a trail-building crew to advance a multi-year repair project along the Mount Sanitas … Continued

April 2018 Around Town

Liam Walton, 19, of Boulder, won the Best Youth Film Award at the 12th Annual Colorado Environmental Film Festival in Golden February 22-24, 2018. His documentary, “Melting Away,” explores the effects of climate change on the recreational snow industry.

March 2018 Around Town

Melton Design Build of Boulder, CO has won “Best Of Design and Customer Service” on Houzz, the leading platform for home remodeling and design, for the fourth consecutive year. The four time winner, 25-year-old, full-service design/build firm was chosen by the more than 40 million monthly unique users that comprise the Houzz community from among more than one million active home building, remodeling and design industry…

February 2018 Around Town

The Embassy Suites by Hilton and Hilton Garden Inn Boulder–two modern new hotels conveniently located in the heart of Boulder–are now open.

January 2018 Around Town

Centro Mexican Kitchen is very proud to announce Chef Johnny Curiel as the new Chef de Cocina. His debut menu showcases regional specialties inspired by his extensive travels across Mexico—from Jalisco and Baja, Chihuahua and Veracruz, Yucatán and Oaxaca, each prepared with the very best Colorado ingredients.

December 2017 Around Town

Haven, a locally owned, curated lifestyle boutique is expanding and moving to 1640 Pearl Street mid-November.  Just in time for holiday shopping, Haven will open its doors with a freshly curated selection of vintage, home goods, clothing, and unique gift items.

November 2017 Around Town

Land Rover Flatirons, Colorado’s premier Land Rover dealership, announced plans today to break ground on a new dealership in Broomfield. The new dealership, which will add a Jaguar franchise, will open to the public as Jaguar Land Rover Flatirons.

October 2017 Around Town

Fall is a time of harvest bounty for many, and yet too many children in Boulder, Denver and across the nation continue to go to bed hungry each night. National hunger relief and youth empowerment organization Conscious Alliance will team up with Blackbelly to host the 4th Annual Art That Feeds Harvest Celebration at eTown Hall on October 5th to…

September 2017 Around Town

Dr. Jennifer Johnson joined the Foundation Health team in early August. As a Foundation Health physician, she aims to provide a customized care experience and coordinated wellness approach to help inspire you to pursue optimal health.

August 2017 Around Town

Recently released, Yonder Mountain String Band releases their first new studio album in two years, LOVE. AIN'T LOVE, is undeniably the Colorado-based progressive bluegrass outfit’s most surprising, creative, and yes, energetic studio excursion to date. Songs like “Chasing My Tail” and “Alison” are rooted in tradition but as current as tomorrow, animated by electrifying performance, vivid production, and the modernist…

July 2017 Around Town

A Taste of Colorado is a four-day, free admission festival produced by the Downtown Denver Partnership. The event takes place over Labor Day Weekend in Downtown Denver’s Civic Center Park. More than 500,000 visitors will celebrate Labor Day Weekend at the region’s largest free music festival while enjoying cuisine from over 50 restaurants and food establishments, diverse musical acts performing…

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.

May 2017 Around Town

Boulderite actress and filmmaker Allison Volk, 30, won the award for Best Lead Actress in a Feature Film at the Utah Film Awards over the weekend. Volk’s performance in the film Innocent Sleep, a modern-day adaptation of Shakespeare’s Macbeth, which was shot in Niwot, Colorado, won her the top prize.

April 2017 Around Town

For a state that has everything to offer, it’s amazing that we still hear those two dreaded words from our kids, “I’m bored!” Well, guess what? We’ve got a remedy for that this summer. Community Sailing of Colorado offers an incredible series of summer camps for kids ages 5-17 in Boulder and Denver. Learn to Sail, Intermediate, Advanced, and even…

March 2017 Around Town

At Boulder Country Day School, students enrolled in the Ocean Conservation Exploratory class have started petitions to serve causes that their learning has led them to be passionate about. BCD science teacher, Dr. Carl Hager, a Professor of Oceanography and Marine Mammal Acoustician at the US Naval Academy from 2006 to 2014, now shares his passion for the aquatic sciences…

February 2017 Around Town

Presenting Pangea's new Canadian Pine and White Sage Candle for your home! Most candles are made of cheap, unsustainable GMO oils that are either destroying the environment or…destroying the environment; and most candles are scented with synthetic fragrances or “natural fragrances” which are just synthetic fragrances who changed their name in college. If you know Pangea, you know that we…

January 2017 Around Town

A distinguished member of Preferred Hotels and Resorts LVX Collection, a AAA Four-Diamond Property and a Forbes Travel Guide Four-Star Hotel, St. Julien Hotel & Spa recently completed a property-wide refresh. The hotel, a Boulder staple, continues to offer guests its combination of world-class accommodations and service, melded with Boulder’s relaxed yet sophisticated style of hospitality.

December 2016 Around Town

Third grade students at Boulder Country Day School are stepping forward as champions of positive school climate by running a school-wide election with respect and enthusiasm. The candidates are two guinea pigs. Before you dismiss this exercise as silly, think of how much students can learn. From creating posters, t-shirts, promotional videos, voter registration booths, polling centers, and all kinds…

November 2016 Around Town

Alpine Modern Café is now open for dinner and serving a curated selection of wines and beers. The café, located at 9th and College, has become one of Boulder’s favorite breakfast and lunch spots since it opened last year. With the addition of its evening service, they hope to continue their mission to elevate the neighborhood café.

October 2016 Around Town

Post Chicken & Beer will open at 2200 South Broadway in October 2016. A close cousin of The Post Brewing Company in Lafayette, the restaurant will be the second Post Chicken & Beer; the first is located at 1258 S. Hover Rd. in Longmont and opened in January 2016 under the name GoodBird Kitchen.

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Don’t miss the premiere of the 12th annual Adventure Film Festival at the Boulder Theater. Presented by Fjällräven and Intrepid Travel, Boulder’s own homegrown celebration will showcase the year’s most insightful and groundbreaking independent films from outdoor exploration to environmental heroism. Raw, gritty, committed — experience the earnest devotion to the pursuit of truth, on the edge of the believable,…

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Two iconic Boulder institutions are joining forces to combine two of Boulder’s greatest loves — craft beer and live music. Avery Brewing Company, a family-owned Boulder craft brewery, is the proud new partner of eTown, a nonprofit company producing musical, social and environmental radio programming to uplift and inspire listeners around the world.

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Art + Soul is proud to present the first solo show by Boulder artist, Bill Snider. A Fine Arts Graduate of CU with a major in kinetic sculpture, then a then a filmmaker for 30 years, Bill describes his current work as “falling somewhere between painting and sculpture.”

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An extremely talented student, Xan chose to design a multi-panel mural for the Boulder Shelter for the Homeless for her 8th grade Capstone project. This truly exceptional piece took 170 hours and three months to design and was done all with paints she obtained from hazardous waste recycling. She mixed all the colors herself. The mural is strategically installed at…

John Atencio, Colorado’s premier jewelry designer, artist and entrepreneur, will introduce a first-of-its-kind concept boutique at PearlWest in Boulder in the summer of 2016. The John Atencio Gallery will occupy 1,350 square feet of prime retail space, his 7th jewelry boutique in Colorado. “When I first got started as a jewelry artist in 1973, I sold my designs on the…

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Downtown Boulder’s Whittier International Elementary School is holding its 14th annual self-guided Garden Tour Saturday, June 4 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The Garden Tour has established itself as Boulder’s premier garden tour, opening eight to 10 spectacular private gardens on historic Mapleton Hill to the public. Attracting more than 500 visitors annually, the Garden Tour has established itself…

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Liz Finkelstein of Mile High Style has always said that “personal style is only one part of the people puzzle, one area we focus on and nurture as we try to become the big picture- our best selves.” So, in this New Year, Liz wants to shift from our external selves being the focus to the other puzzle parts that…

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Two years ago, Avery Brewing played around with a couple of their beers and ended up creating a flavor combination they knew they had to bottle. A complex creation with a simple name, Avery unveiled their new beer, Vanilla Bean Stout. “For the sake of experimentation, we aged a couple kegs of our Czar Imperial Stout and a couple kegs…