September Festivals

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 ]
Fall Harvest Brewfest 2011 logo

Win VIP tickets to Fall Harvest Brewfest

I haven’t done a giveaway for a very long time, but when Fall Harvest Brewfest approached me this year, I decided it was time. Fall Harvest Brewfest is the annual fundraiser for Animal House Shelter in Fort Collins, Colorado ... [ Read More ]
Volkstanzgruppe Dancers at Oktoberfest in Greeley, Colorado
Festivals, September

Friday’s Featured Festival: Greeley Oktoberfest

The Volkstanzgruppe Dancers entertained the crowd and gave free lessons. Photo by H.M. Kerr-Schlaefer. This is not the first time I’ve mentioned the Greeley Oktoberfest on HeidiTown, and long before they became an advertiser here, I thought this was one ... [ Read More ]
Georgetown, Colorado
Festivals, September

Georgetown, Colorado hosts Dutch Oven Cook-Off

Georgetown, Colorado (Photo by H.M. Kerr-Schlaefer) I write about festivals and events, I read about festivals and events, and I attend a lot of festivals and events, so at this point it takes a truly unique event to get me ... [ Read More ]
Classic Car Cartoon
Festivals, September

Nelsen’s Old Town Car Show, Fort Collins, Colorado

UPDATED POST on August 22, 2013. I never used to be much of a classic car enthusiast, but in the last couple years, I’ve found myself attracted to the bubbly exteriors, the meticulous thought out interiors and even the ... [ Read More ]