November Festivals

Heidi serving up schnapps at Denver Christkindl Market.

Holiday happenings in the Mile High City

I’m a small town girl at heart, but I love visiting cities during Christmastime and Denver is a great Christmas city. A stroll through downtown Denver during November and December is the perfect way to get into the holiday spirit ... [ Read More ]
Fall Back Beer Fest 2014. HeidiTown (1)
Festivals, January, November, October

Fall beer festivals in Colorado

The Great American Beer Festival may be over, but that doesn’t mean Coloradans stop celebrating craft beer. We celebrate all year long. Here are a few fall beer festivals that are sure to tickle your taste buds. Fall Back Beer ... [ Read More ]
Denver Christkindl Market at night
December, Festivals, November

Featured Festival: Denver Christkindl Market 2014

The Denver Christkindl Market is underway at Skyline Park in downtown Denver and this lively European style Christmas market has become a tradition in our house and something we eagerly look forward to every holiday season. Why do we love ... [ Read More ]
Fall Back Beer Festival Logo
Festivals, November, Uncategorized

Featured Festival: Fall Back Beer Fest, Estes Park

Think the beer festival season is over? Think again. Beer festivals have become a year round tradition here in Colorado and there’s a great one just around the corner. When I preview a beer event, I try to find something ... [ Read More ]
Monarch Pass on September 21, 2014.
Festivals, November, October, September, Travel

Three ways to celebrate fall in Colorado

I love fall, and I adore fall in Colorado. We may not have the reputation of places like New England or Wisconsin, but autumn in Colorado is quite grand, and perhaps it’s been overlooked for too long. Monarch Pass on ... [ Read More ]
Cosplay contestants at Rocky Mountain Con 2013, in Denver, Colorado.
Festivals, November, Uncategorized

Getting my geek on at Rocky Mountain Con Cosplay Contest

Cosplay contestants at Rocky Mountain Con 2013, in Denver, Colorado. Note from the Mayor: Rocky Mountain Con 2014 is October 25-26. Okay, I’m just going to go ahead and admit it – I’m a bit of a geek. It’s not ... [ Read More ]
denver city & county building holiday lights
Festivals, November

Featured Festival: The Grand Illumination of Downtown Denver

Photo with permission from As much as I love small towns, during the holidays I love taking a trip to the big city. One of my fondest Christmas memories is walking under the canopy of lights on Larimer in ... [ Read More ]
Bighorn Sheep Georgetown Colorado
Festivals, November

Featured Festival: Georgetown Bighorn Sheep Festival

Photo courtesy Clear Creek County Colorado is associated with many beautiful things, and the 7th Annual Georgetown Bighorn Sheep Festival is a celebration of one of those things. The festival takes place Saturday, November 10, 2012. The bighorn sheep is ... [ Read More ]
denver arts week logo 2012
Festivals, November

Featured Festival: Denver Arts Week

Nothing destroys the stereotype of being a cow town, like Denver Arts Week. Denver is a hub of arts and culture and during this week long celebration, every type of artistic medium is celebrated including visual arts, theater, music, film, ... [ Read More ]