October Festivals

The Barbarian Feast Fur, Fun, Food and Beer, HeidiTown (12), HeidiTown
Contest, Festivals, October

The Barbarian Feast: Fur, Fun, Food and Beer

It’s that time again, time for the barbarian hordes to take over Grimm Brothers Brewhouse in Loveland, Colorado.  Sponsored by Grimm Brothers and benefiting the American Legion, Post 2000, this will be the fourth year of fur, fun and food ... [ Read More ]
Three Tips for How to Oktoberfest in the Time of Coronavirus. HeidiTown (41)
Festivals, October, September

Three Tips for How to Oktoberfest in the Time of Coronavirus

I am going to miss our usual flight of Oktoberfests. Last year, we attended Keystone Oktoberfest where Ryan walked away as the Stein Hoisting Champion. I guess he gets to keep his title for two years.  Ryan Schlaefer wins! Photo ... [ Read More ]
The 13 Best Bites (and Sips) at PAIRED 2019 at GABF. Photo by Castner. Foie_by_Chef_Galen
Colorado, Dining, Festivals, October

The 13 Best Bites (and Sips) at PAIRED 2019 at GABF

Guest post by Angela Rose If you live anywhere near Denver, Colorado, or are at all familiar with the world of craft beer, you’ve probably heard of the Great American Beer Festival (GABF) organized by the Brewers Association (BA). Now ... [ Read More ]
Celebrate Dia de los Muertos in Longmont, Colorado, Featured Festival. Courtesy Photo. HeidiTown.com
Colorado, Festivals, November, October

Celebrate Dia de los Muertos in Longmont, Colorado, Featured Festival

‘Tis the season for ghost and goblins, but it is also the season for something I consider to be much more beautiful. It still involves skeletons, however, Dia de los Muertos has a much deeper meaning that becomes clear at ... [ Read More ]
Featured Festival Longmont Oktoberfest 2018 - HeidiTown - Firkin tapping
Colorado, Festivals, October

Featured Festival: Longmont Oktoberfest, Oct. 5-6, 2018

It’s time to Oktoberfest in the Longmont-style and that means great beer from Longmont breweries and some harmonica. That’s right, crowds at this Oktoberfest will enjoy the all-American, bluesy sound of JJ Grey & Mofro. The Left Hand Brewery Foundation ... [ Read More ]
Featured Festival Denver Maker Faire 2017
Festivals, October

Featured Festival: Denver Maker Faire + Discounted Tickets

You need to attend a Maker Faire in order to truly understand the powerful nature of these events. Photos provided by Denver Maker Faire. First and foremost, you will see children of all ages engaging with something other than a ... [ Read More ]
Featured Festival: NoCo Mini Maker Faire 2016
Festivals, October, Uncategorized

Featured Festival: NoCo Mini Maker Faire 2016

Maker Noun 1. A person or thing that makes or produces something “A cabinetmaker”           Synonyms; creator, manufacturer, constructor, builder, producer, fabricator, inventor, architect, designer          “The makers of fine furniture” 2. God; ... [ Read More ]
Montrose, Colorado, a small town with big offerings
Festivals, October, Travel, Uncategorized

Montrose, Colorado, a small town with big offerings

One of the best parts of my job as the Mayor of HeidiTown is visiting a town that I’ve never stayed in before. So I was overjoyed when the folks in Montrose contacted me and asked if I’d like to ... [ Read More ]
Featured Festival: Fall Back Beer Fest, Oct. 31, 2015
Festivals, October, Uncategorized

Featured Festival: Fall Back Beer Fest, Oct. 31, 2015

Have you ever wondered what craft beer pairs best with candy corn? You can find out this Halloween at Fall Back Beer Fest in Estes Park, Colorado. The event falls on All Hallows’ Eve this year and therefore a ... [ Read More ]
What to do on Halloween in Colorado
Festivals, October

What to do on Halloween in Colorado

Want more than a simple “boo” + “gotcha” experience this Halloween? I’ve compiled a list of Colorado Halloween activities that go beyond the traditional haunted house visit. These outings will tickle not only your spine, but also your mind. There ... [ Read More ]