August Festivals

Jazz and romance at Copper Mountain

Jazz and romance at Copper Mountain

I can hear you through the computer screen. “Copper Mountain isn’t a summer town!” But you are wrong, and I can prove it. Copper Mountain in the summer. A beautiful place for an easy weekend getaway. Last year we spent ... [ Read More ]
Is Bohemian Nights at NewWestFest the best music festival in Colorado?
August, Festivals, Music

Is Bohemian Nights at NewWestFest the best music festival in Colorado?

My parents met while singing in a traveling church band in the 70s, and on many childhood nights I fell asleep listening to my dad strumming his guitar downstairs. My mom, who is an accomplished pianist, laughingly used to accuse ... [ Read More ]
A festival full of hot air - Sweetheart Balloon Rally & Airstream Show
August, Festivals

A festival full of hot air – Sweetheart Balloon Rally & Airstream Show

As you might imagine, I go to a lot of events and festivals, and quite frankly, a lot of them look the same – beer garden, food vendors, kids’ area, 5K, pancake breakfast. This isn’t necessarily bad, especially in smaller ... [ Read More ]
Up, up & away at the Sweetheart Balloon Rally in Loveland, Colorado
August, Festivals

Up, up & away at the Sweetheart Balloon Rally in Loveland, Colorado


Read all about this fabulous Loveland, Colorado event on August 27-28, 2011 HERE.


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A trip to the County Fair
August, Festivals

A trip to the County Fair

The smell of hay, and dust and fried food in the air, fresh lemonade, and elephant ears, country music, carnival rides and corn on the cob”¦ ah, the county fair. I grew up attending our local county fair in Western ... [ Read More ]
Corn Roast Festival, a Loveland, Colorado event, announces entertainment lineup!
August, Festivals

Corn Roast Festival, a Loveland, Colorado event, announces entertainment lineup!

Corn Roast Festival runs August 26-27, 2011, in Loveland, Colorado. This event is still nearly two month away, but today the entertainment line-up for this corny community festival is being released on Facebook. I thought it was the ideal time ... [ Read More ]
Boogie down in Longmont this Friday!
August, Festivals

Boogie down in Longmont this Friday!

When: Friday, August 27 When:  6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Where: Longmont, Colorado What:   It’s the 10th anniversary of Festival on Main, Longmont’s largest community  street party. Read all about this family fun festival by clicking here ... [ Read More ]
Get corny in Loveland, Colorado
August, Festivals

Get corny in Loveland, Colorado

The oldest community festival in Loveland, Colorado is just around the corner. Read all about Loveland’s Old Fashion Corn Roast Festival by clicking here ... [ Read More ]
Calling all Lefties!
August, Festivals

Calling all Lefties!

Are you left handed?   Did you know there’s a day and a celebration dedicated to your southpaw status? Read all about Niwot, Colorado’s First Annual Left Handers Day celebration by clicking here. Festivities start Thursday, August 12, 2010 ... [ Read More ]
If you sculpt it, they will come
August, Festivals

If you sculpt it, they will come

Photo from Loveland Sculpture Invitational's Facebook fan page. Next weekend Loveland, Colorado is the place to be for artists an art-lovers alike. It’s  sculpture show weekend, with two major  sculpture shows and Art in the Park. Find out more by ... [ Read More ]
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