October Festivals

Featured Festival: NOCO Mini Maker Faire, Loveland, CO
Festivals, October

Featured Festival: NOCO Mini Maker Faire, Loveland, CO

Artists, techies, authors, scientists, innovators, entrepreneurs, free thinkers – MAKERS are all these things and more. The first official Maker Faire was held in the bay area of California in 2006. It included more than 100 exhibiting makers. The maker ... [ Read More ]
Featured Festival: Montrose Oktoberfest, Oct. 3, 2015
Festivals, October

Featured Festival: Montrose Oktoberfest, Oct. 3, 2015

Meet me in Montrose this October for the… If you’re anything like me, you’ve probably driven through Montrose on your way to somewhere else. The fact is, Montrose is smack dab in the middle of a lot of cool stuff ... [ Read More ]
Celebrate nature festivals at Colorado's state parks
Festivals, July, October

Celebrate nature festivals at Colorado’s state parks

I learned recently that Colorado Parks & Wildlife is involved in many nature festivals throughout the state. From birding excursions to festivals celebrating elk, these events take place all year and in every corner of Colorado. Here are a few ... [ Read More ]
Featured Festival: Loveland Art Studio Tour
Festivals, October, Uncategorized

Featured Festival: Loveland Art Studio Tour

Loveland has been a Mecca for art and artists since the 1970s, and while sculpture has been the traditional medium of choice in the town, a shift towards other art mediums has occurred over the last several years. This isn’t ... [ Read More ]
Three ways to celebrate fall in Colorado
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 ]
Featured Festival: Magic in the Rockies + win tickets
Festivals, October, September

Featured Festival: Magic in the Rockies + win tickets

Here’s a little secret about the Mayor of HeidiTown – I love magic. If you are a magician or a comedian I’m the gal you want in your audience. I simply love the feeling of being astounded. Maybe it’s because ... [ Read More ]
Featured Festival: Emma Crawford Coffin Races in Manitou Springs, Colorado
Festivals, October

Featured Festival: Emma Crawford Coffin Races in Manitou Springs, Colorado

All photos courtesy of ManitouSprings.org. Let’s be frank, Manitou Springs is quirky, and sometimes downright weird, but that’s a big part of why I like it. We’ve done several weekend trips to Manitou over the years, and it’s always a ... [ Read More ]
Wet your whistle at the Breckenridge Craft Spirits Festival
Festivals, October

Wet your whistle at the Breckenridge Craft Spirits Festival

Loveland, Colorado's Dancing Pines Distillery imported their copper still from Spain. Photo by Andrea Emmerling Photography. Colorado is already known for beer, but the craft distillery business is making their mark in the rocky mountain state. Colorado is fourth in ... [ Read More ]