Cozy Up & Party Down Sweetheart Festival in Loveland, Colorado. Richard Haro, photographer, Visit Loveland (3)
Colorado, February, Festivals

Cozy Up & Party Down: Sweetheart Festival in Loveland, Colorado

Last year, I attended Sweetheart Festival on both days of the event. Both times I was so proud of what is on offer in my hometown of Loveland, Colorado. Sweetheart Festival is a spectacle for the eyes as well as ... [ Read More ]
What the World Needs Now Sweetheart Festival, Loveland, Colorado 2
Colorado, February, Festivals

What the World Needs Now: Sweetheart Festival, Loveland, Colorado

“What the world needs now is love, sweet love.” -Hal David, 1965 After the last couple of years, we could use a festival dedicated to love. That’s what the Sweetheart Festival is all about. I am excited about the event ... [ Read More ]
Don't be Bored This Winter Festivals Abound. HeidiTown
Colorado, February, Festivals, January

Why Do Snowdown, a Winter Festival, in Durango, Colorado

Updated: January 10, 2024 In 2019, we attended the 41st Snowdown, Durango, Colorado’s winter festival. To write that we had fun is an understatement. We lived it up from Human Foosball at Animas Brewing Co. to slopeside shenanigans at Purgatory ... [ Read More ]
Dining in Durango Pozole to Pho, It Never Gets Boring 8. HeidiTown.com
Colorado, February, Festivals, Travel

Dining in Durango: Pho to Posole, It Never Gets Boring

Some days I wish I were one of those svelte folks who treat food as fuel, but I probably wouldn’t be doing this job. If I were one of those people, I’d be climbing mountains in the Himalayas, but alas, ... [ Read More ]
Burritos, Bikes & Puppies in Boulder - A New First National Bank Opens in Boulder, Colorado
February, Festivals

Burritos, Bikes & Puppies in Boulder – A New First National Bank Opens in Boulder, Colorado

When I was approached by First National Bank (FNB) last year and asked to work with them on their #WeGrowAsOne Campaign, I hesitated because let’s face it, banks aren’t considered the purveyors of fun. Photo provided by Boulder Humane Society ... [ Read More ]
Featured Festival Loveland Fire & Ice 2018, Loveland, Colorado. fireworks. photo courtesy of the festival.
February, Festivals

Featured Festival: Loveland Fire & Ice 2018, Loveland, Colorado

Are you a 20-something looking for a place to enjoy beer and live music? Loveland Fire & Ice Festival has got you covered. Maybe you’re the mother of three active kiddos and are looking for a fun way to keep ... [ Read More ]
A Hot Air Balloon Ride in Pagosa Springs, Colorado with the Dickey Brothers. HeidiTown.com 6
February, Festivals, Travel

A Hot Air Balloon Ride in Pagosa Springs, Colorado with the Dickey Brothers

Hot air ballooning is a bucket list activity for many of you, and if you are lucky enough to live in or visit Colorado, it’s relatively easy to book a ride in a hot air balloon. In fact, you’ll find ... [ Read More ]
Featured Festival Loveland Fire & Ice Festival, courtesy photo
February, Festivals, Uncategorized

Featured Festival: Loveland Fire & Ice Festival, Feb. 10-12, 2017

This fest has fireworks and fire arts, ice sculptures and light shows, bands and singers and so much more. No wonder Loveland Fire & Ice Festival won the Downtown Colorado, Inc. Governor’s Best Festival Award 2016. Courtesy of Loveland Fire ... [ Read More ]
Three Awe-Inspiring Colorado Winter Festivals, Kids Ski Joring Leadville CO 5 - by Lake County Tourism Panel
February, Festivals, January, March

These Colorado Winter Festivals Will Make You Feel like a Kid Again

UPDATED with 2018-2019 dates. I love things that make me feel like a little kid again; things like magic, 50 pound bags of popcorn at Costco and fresh snow. There’s something nostalgic about being truly awed, and as we get ... [ Read More ]
Copper Uncorked 2016, HeidiTown.com
February, Festivals, Travel, Uncategorized

A Winter Weekend at Copper Mountain, Just a Short Drive Away

There are two great reasons to visit Copper Mountain other than the skiing. First, it’s so close to the Front Range. As seasoned Colorado travelers we arranged this trip Saturday to Monday to avoid ski traffic and getting back and ... [ Read More ]