September Festivals

Blue Hawaiian Art Car at ArtoCade 2016
Festivals, September, Uncategorized

Art Car Photos, ArtoCade 2016, Trinidad, Colorado

I can’t wait to write about our trip to Trinidad, Colorado. In the meantime, I’m going to share with you ten of my favorite photos from the festival that brought us to town. I was in town to cover ArtoCade, ... [ Read More ]
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Festivals, September

Featured Festival: Mountain Harvest Festival, Paonia, Colorado

If you’re planning to celebrate the harvest season, why not do it in one of Colorado’s most bountiful areas? Mountain Harvest Festival takes place in the North Fork Valley, an area that is brimming with small family farms and vineyards ... [ Read More ]
Featured Festival: Telluride Blues & Brews 2016
Festivals, September

Featured Festival: Telluride Blues & Brews 2016

If you’re looking for great music in a splendid Colorado location, look no further than the Telluride Blues & Brews Festival on September 15-18, 2016. The Town Telluride represents the good life no matter how you interpret the phrase. Whether ... [ Read More ]
Featured Festival: ArtoCade 2016, Trinidad, Colorado
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
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 ]
Canning class with the Colorado Springs chicken lady
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 ]
Featured Festival: Telluride Blues & Brews, 2015
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 ]
Summer festival fun in Winter Park
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 ]
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: Old Town Car Show
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 ]