August Festivals

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 ]
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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 ]
Colorado Renaissance Festival HeidiTown 94

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 ]
Steamboat All Arts Festvial 2013 a cocktail by JJ of Laundry Kitchen & Cocktails, voted bartender of the year in the Steamboat Pilot.
August, Festivals, Travel, Uncategorized

A culinary adventure in Steamboat Springs, Colorado

Last month I attended All Arts Festival in Steamboat Springs, and I was unaware of the culinary adventure that awaited me. In its 5th year, this art fest continues to gain popularity. It features all sorts of art, including culinary, ... [ Read More ]
Crestone Music Festival Photo by Lori Nagel of Sunflower Studios

Featured Festival: Crestone Music Festival

With a population of 150 souls, Crestone, Colorado is more of a village than a town. In the shadow of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains, far from any metropolitan area, it really is a hidden gem. Each year in August, ... [ Read More ]