August Festivals

ArtoCade in Trinidad, Colorado. fire breathing dragon car
August, Festivals, Uncategorized

Featured Festival: ArtoCade 2015, Trinidad, CO

When the  ArtoCade  folks approached me about featuring their fest, I was delighted. This is the type of festival that I love to share with my readers. ArtoCade puts the “u” in unique and with so many festivals all starting ... [ Read More ]
Winter Park Beer Festival 2015.
August, Festivals, September, Travel

Summer festival fun in Winter Park

Many Coloradans grew up skiing at Winter Park and it holds a special place in many hearts, but have you visited the town during the summer? It may have “winter” in the name, but it’s a fantastic summer festival town ... [ Read More ]
tasting mug at San Juan Brewfest
August, Festivals

Featured Festival: San Juan Brewfest 2015

To say that I like Durango would be an understatement. The town has tons of culture, but also has small town appeal and I simply love it. When San Juan Brewfest asked me to write about and attend their festival ... [ Read More ]
Art in the Park poster logo 2015
August, Festivals

Featured Festival: Art in the Park, Loveland, Aug. 8-9, 2015

Loveland, Colorado has long been known as an art town. In fact, it was listed as #8 in the book, “100 Small Best Art Towns in American,” and author, John Villani, says that a visit to Loveland inspired him to ... [ Read More ]
Colorado Brewers Rendezvous 2015 poster
August, Festivals, July

Colorado beer festivals not to miss

Colorado high country beer festivals Two weeks ago I wrote a post entitled, “Colorado wine festivals not to miss,” so I decided I’d better follow that up with some love for craft beer. During the summer there are two to ... [ Read More ]
Win tickets to Colorado Renaissance Festival 1
August, Contest, Festivals, July, June

Win 4 tickets to Colorado Renaissance Festival

CONTEST NOW CLOSED It’s summertime and that means the  Colorado Renaissance Festival in Larkspur is in full swing. Ladies, lords, swordsman, wenches and peasants are gathering under the trees to celebrate all things medieval at one of Colorado’s best and ... [ Read More ]
Enjoying myself at The Village Uncorked at Winter Park Resort.

Colorado wine festivals not to miss

Colorado high country wine festivals Colorado’s ski resorts come alive during the summer with festivals of all kinds; music, muddy races, biking extravaganzas, beer fests and more. However, for those who prefer the pursuit of wine tasting over running a ... [ Read More ]
Bohemian Night at NewWestFest Mountain Avenue Stage (2013).
August, Festivals

Featured Festival: Bohemian Nights at NewWestFest

It’s that time, time to celebrate Fort Collins, Colorado’s birthday and this time it’s a real doozy because this year we’re celebrating a 150th birthday. Fort Collins, you look real darn good for your age! What: Bohemian Nights at NewWestFest ... [ Read More ]
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Win 4 tickets to Colorado Renaissance Festival

We’ve been visiting the  Colorado Renaissance Festival for many, many years. In fact, my husband’s been visiting the realm since he was just a kid. It’s one of our favorite summer excursions. At the end of the day we’re hot, ... [ Read More ]
August, Festivals, July, June

Featured Festival: Food & Flick Fridays in Firestone, Colorado

There’s a fun, family-friendly event happening in Firestone over five Fridays this summer, and it’s called Food & Flick Friday. This is an event for everyone, from the new baby in the family to that newly engaged couple who is ... [ Read More ]