Archive for the ‘Local’ Category
Valentine’s Day is only two weeks away, so now is the perfect time to make reservations. Fortunately for residents in Golden, CO, there are a lot of great local restaurants that offer fresh and local options! Remember that Valentine’s Day is a busy night for restaurants, so we recommend reviewing some options and calling ahead. Keep reading to check out a few of our favorite Valentine’s Day dinner options near Denver, CO.
It’s December, so that means the holidays are just around the corner. And for those with young children at home, you’re probably aware of the celebrity coming to town later this month. Not sure who? Well, Santa Claus, of course! Fortunately for all of those young folks around Denver, the man, himself is coming to town before Christmas! Scroll down to check out when Santa Claus is coming to Golden and the surrounding community. Don’t forget to check this list twice!
Thanksgiving is all about tradition! While copious over-eating and watching football are staples of Thanksgiving, another popular tradition is the fun run. For those looking to shed a few calories before a Thanksgiving feast, the Golden, CO area offers many fun runs of varying lengths. Many of these local events support local causes and charities and feature lots of free prizes, food and more fun. Keep reading to check out our extensive list of fun runs taking place around Thanksgiving near Golden, CO.
It’s October, so that means Halloween is just around the corner! Halloween is one of our favorite holidays thanks to the costumes, the lack of stress and, of course, the candy! The Golden-area offers a lot of great events for Halloween, including some family-friendly events, like the downtown trick-or-treating in Golden, as well as some events for those older than 21. Keep reading to find out a few of our favorite events going on across the Golden, CO area!
The sun may still be shining, but the summer is coming to a close. School is coming back and life starts to return to normal. Maybe you don’t feel like celebrating that, but you can’t pass up a three-day weekend! There are a lot of great places to check out in Golden, CO. Use this weekend to enjoy some family time and check out some of Golden’s history! Keep reading to find out some of our recommendations for Labor Day Weekend 2017.
2017 Golden Fine Arts Festival
Residents of Golden and surrounding areas should mark their calendars. The Golden Fine Arts Festival takes place Saturday, August 19 and Sunday, August 20 in beautiful Historic Downtown Golden on 11th Street between Maple and Arapahoe. This annual event puts Golden, CO at the center of the fine arts community for the whole weekend! Keep reading to find out more about this amazing local event!
State Parks near Golden CO
We all know why it’s great to live here. Colorado is beautiful. With the sloping beginning of the front range on one side and the mesas on the other, Golden is especially beautiful. We’re always looking for more places to explore, and Colorado State Parks offer some of the best hikes on well-maintained trails, beautiful places, and unadulterated natural areas in the state. We have some of the best state parks in Colorado just minutes from us, so we put together a shortlist of some of our favorite state parks near Golden CO. Keep on reading to learn more! (more…)
Best places to watch the Rockies in Denver CO
Led by Charlie Blackmon, Nolan Arenado, D.J. LeMahieu and a host of talent both in the pitching rotation and bullpen, our hometown Rockies have sending shockwaves throughout the MLB this season. If you’re ready to hop on the bandwagon again as our boys continue their pennant chase, we’ll show you the best places to watch the Rockies in Denver CO! (more…)
Fun winter activities near Denver CO
We may be in the midst of winter here in Denver, but it’s always a good time to go outside and enjoy all that our city and surrounding areas have to offer. Whether you’re planning to hit the slopes, trails or ice, be safe and check out some fun winter activities near Denver CO! (more…)
Places Open on Thanksgiving in Denver CO
You know what can be a huge hassle? Cooking Thanksgiving dinner! You have to spend hours preparing a number of different foods, not to mention all of the time and money you have to spend shopping for everything! So why not just avoid all of that this year? There are plenty of great places here in Denver that will cook Thanksgiving dinner for you and your family! Here are some of the best places open on Thanksgiving in Denver CO! (more…)