Pearl Street Mall – Living

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Boulder comes alive this time of the year with trees blooming, gardens being planted and flowers galore. Our parks and outdoor spaces are alive with color and nature after the winter season. Downtown Boulder is ready for rediscovery after the past COVID-19 restrictions. The Pearl Street Mall comes alive in the spring with an abundance […]

2024 Colorado Summer Festival Guide

  Summers in Colorado go by so quickly — blink, and you just might miss one.   Don’t let the warm weather months pass you by without immersing yourself fully in arts, culture, music, food, drinks and community.   Mark your calendars and start making plans for this year’s summer festivals. May 24-27 — Boulder […]

What to Expect at Boulder Creek Festival 2024

  Longer days, al fresco dining, the re-emergence of your neighbors who you haven’t seen in months — these are all signs that summer is just around the corner. The return of Boulder Creek Festival is another, one that we eagerly anticipate year after year.   More than 100,000 attendees are expected at the 35th […]

These Are The First Michelin Key Hotels in Colorado

  It’s been a big year for Colorado’s hospitality industry.   Last fall, the Michelin Guide came to Colorado for the first time and gave Colorado restaurants some well-deserved recognition. Now, the Michelin Guide has returned to honor some of the state’s best hotels.   This is a big deal: The Michelin Guide is one of the […]

What to Know About the 2024 Colorado Shakespeare Festival

    The Colorado Shakespeare Festival is a beloved annual tradition, held every summer for the last six decades at the University of Colorado Boulder.   This summer, the festival will look and feel a little different because of ongoing construction on campus. But, rest assured, you’ll still be able to enjoy high-quality theater from […]

Sneak Peek: New Moxy Boulder Hotel

    Crews are putting the finishing touches on Boulder’s newest hotel, Moxy Boulder, which is slated to officially open on May 23.   The brand new hotel is located on University Hill at 1253 Pleasant Street. Nestled among sorority houses, it’s situated across the street from Koenig Alumni Center and the core of the […]

The Best Things to Do in Boulder for May 2024

    Between Mother’s Day, graduation and the official start of summer, May is a big month. It’s time to start making plans and penciling events and activities onto your calendar.   Whether you’ve got guests in town to help celebrate your grad or you’re just looking to liven up your month, these are some […]

Living in Boulder – April 2024 Homes

Modern Luxury & Natural Beauty – Boulder $7,995,000 166 Valley View Way, Boulder, CO 80304   Listed by: Jennifer Eiss – Compass – Boulder   jenner.eiss@compass.com   303-931-3477     Nestled in the prestigious enclave of Valley View Way in lower Pine Brook Hills, offering an unparalleled combination of modern luxury & natural beauty, this […]

Alive and Well is Boulder’s Newest Wellness Hub

  Boulder has a new integrative wellness center: Alive and Well.   The company opened its newest location earlier this month at the Ideal Broadway Shops, 2700 Broadway, Suite 1205. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Alive and Well – Integrated Wellness Center (@aliveandwell.health)   The 3,800-square-foot space offers a wide array […]

How to Celebrate Mother’s Day 2024

    Let’s be real for a moment: Moms deserve to be celebrated all year long, not just one day every spring.   But, even so, Mother’s Day is a good reminder to show all the hardworking moms in your life a little extra love—above and beyond your usual gratitude and appreciation for all that […]

Make Your Plans for Mile High Asian Food Week

    Colorado’s Asian culinary scene is thriving—and people are starting to take notice.   This year, several Asian American Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander (AANHPI) eateries and chefs were named 2024 James Beard Award semifinalists, including MAKfam’s Kenneth Wan, Yuan Wonton’s Penelope Wong and Denver’s Sắp Sửa restaurant.   Multiple AANHPI-owned restaurants also got […]

Boulder Is Getting a New Gym: Discover Strength

    A new fitness studio is slated to open this spring in Boulder: Discover Strength.   Starting in May, the gym will offer 30-minute strength workouts twice per week led by expert trainers. The goal? To help Boulderites get in effective and efficient workouts.   “Busy people don’t have time to waste on exercise […]

Boulder County Dining News – Spring 2024

    The Boulder County dining scene is constantly evolving—which is good news for diners, but means there’s a lot of news to keep up on.   Consider this your short cut. Here’s what’s new and notable about restaurants, bars and other venues in Boulder and beyond this spring. The End of First Bite and […]

2024 Colorado Pint Day Is Here

    For some, Christmas is the day to look forward to all year. For others, it’s their birthday.   But for craft beer lovers, the most wonderful day of the year is almost upon us: Colorado Pint Day.   On Wednesday, the Colorado Brewers Guild will once again be hosting its beloved fundraiser in […]

Just BE Kitchen Brings Delicious Gluten-Free Meals to Boulder

    For people with celiac disease, allergies, sensitivities or other dietary restrictions, dining out can be stressful. Even after calling the restaurant ahead of time and informing the server upon arrival, cross-contaminated foods often still end up on the table.   Fortunately, there’s a new restaurant in town where diners don’t have to worry […]

The Best Things to do in Boulder for April 2024

    April is a lot like a “choose your own adventure” book. Want to go skiing? You can do that in the mountains. Want to sip a craft beer on a sunny Front Range patio? You can do that too. Want to spend all weekend gardening? Another great option.   This month, there are […]

Living in Boulder – March 2024

  One of a kind – $4,100,000   3143 8th Street, Boulder, CO 80304   Listed by: Janet Brunner – Keller Williams Action Realty LLC janet@thebrunnerbunch.com 303-589-5327     Masterfully designed by Surround Architecture, this beautifully appointed five-bedroom, four-bathroom home delivers elegant style and indoor-outdoor living in the highly sought after Newlands neighborhood in Central […]

Colorado Ski Area Closing Dates for 2024

    Signs of spring are already starting to sprout along the Front Range, from bright purple crocuses to the return of the ospreys at the Boulder County Fairgrounds.   And, while there’s still plenty of snow in the mountains for now, it’s time to map out your plans for the rest of ski season. […]

Taste of Vail Combines Spring Skiing with Gourmet Food and Drink

    Spring is my favorite time of year to go skiing. In addition to warmer temps, the days are longer, which means more time for al fresco, apres-ski eating and drinking in the Colorado sunshine.   That’s why I always make a point of attending Taste of Vail, an annual fête that combines the […]

Collaboration Festival Is One of Colorado’s Best Beer Fests

    There’s a craft brewery on every street corner in Colorado (or, at least, it sure feels that way), which can make it difficult to pick which one to visit on any given weekend.   But, at the upcoming Collaboration Beer Festival on March 30, you don’t have to choose. In the months leading up […]

Christina’s Luxuries Keeps Boulder Fashionable

    Beautiful clothing and lingerie is more than a style statement for Barbara Wilson. It’s a part of her DNA.   She grew up in this world. And over the past 40 years, she has shared it with Boulder.   Wilson is the owner of Christina’s Luxuries, 2425 Canyon Blvd., unit 100, in Boulder. […]