September Festivals

Featured Festival ArtoCade 2015 Trinidad Colorado. Einstein artcar.
Festivals, September, Uncategorized

Featured Festival: ArtoCade 2016, Trinidad, Colorado

When I began writing about Colorado festivals on HeidiTown in 2010, I was inspired by small town festivals and unique events. ArtoCade, in Trinidad, fits both categories and that’s why I’m excited to be attending this year. “Albert Canstein” by inmates ... [ Read More ]
Colorado Farm & Art Market Harvest Dinner. heirloom tomato.
Dining, Festivals, September

Colorado Farm & Art Market Harvest Dinner

I love this time of year. Farmers’ markets overflowing with colorful produce, folks find ways to preserve the flavors of summer and harvest dinners blossom on tables throughout the country. One such dinner is happening at Margarita at Pine Creek ... [ Read More ]
Hungry Chicken Homestead Bonnie & chickens Heather Sams Fine Portraits
Festivals, September, Travel, Uncategorized

Canning class with the Colorado Springs chicken lady

My mother canned throughout my childhood. I especially remember the peaches. She’d open a jar on a rainy Pacific Northwest day and it was a reminder of summertime. Two decades later, I can still recall the sweet flavor of those ... [ Read More ]
Telluride Blues & Brews Festival Poster
Festivals, September, Uncategorized

Featured Festival: Telluride Blues & Brews, 2015

What’s better than beer and blues music? Beer and blues in Telluride. For 21 years, Telluride Blues & Brews has been bringing top musical acts and great beer to the San Juan Mountains. This year is no exception. The ... [ Read More ]
Winter Park Beer Festival 2015.
August, Festivals, September, Travel

Summer festival fun in Winter Park

Many Coloradans grew up skiing at Winter Park and it holds a special place in many hearts, but have you visited the town during the summer? It may have “winter” in the name, but it’s a fantastic summer festival town ... [ 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 ]
Nelsen's Old Town Car Show 2013 - 17
Festivals, September, Uncategorized

Featured Festival: Old Town Car Show

The older I get the more I appreciate old cars. I have no idea why, but I do know that owning a 6 cylinder vehicle has made it more fun to drive, so that probably has something to do with ... [ Read More ]
Magic in the Rockies logo
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 ]
Loveland Oktoberfest 2013
Festivals, September, Uncategorized

Featured Festival: Loveland Oktoberfest (Sept. 21, 2013)

PLEASE NOTE, COLORADO FLOODING HAS LED TO SOME CHANGES AT THE LOVELAND OKTOBERFEST:  The festival will be moving from Foote Lagoon in downtown Loveland to the parking lot in front of Grimm Brothers Brewhouse & Tap Room, located at ... [ Read More ]
Parker Oktoberfest 2013
Festivals, September, Uncategorized

Featured Festival: Parker Oktoberfest (Sept. 14-15, 2013)

The following featured festival has been brought to you by Oktoberfest season is nearly here, so let’s all raise our steins in a big happy PROST! Over the next couple months, these German fests will take place all over ... [ Read More ]