How to Kickstart Your New Year’s Resolutions in Boulder

  As each hectic holiday season comes to a close, many of us turn our attention to stepping into the new year on the right foot. Armed with lists of resolutions, we often feel motivated at the beginning of January, only to feel overwhelmed well before spring heads our way. Here are a few tips […]

Where to Celebrate Boulder New Year’s Eve in 2022

  Wondering where to celebrate New Year’s Eve in Boulder? Wonder no more. Check out these Boulder-area restaurants, hotels and venues that can help you ring in the new year in style.   Scandinavian New Year’s Eve at OAK at Fourteenth   OAK’s executive chef John Bissell recently returned from a trip to Norway, where […]

Colorado Festivals to Help You Celebrate Winter

    This winter, don’t dread the oncoming snow and ice. Instead, embrace the cold by going all-in on some of Colorado’s best winter festivals.   Below, you’ll find a selection of some of the best events and activities throughout the Centennial State for celebrating all things winter. Make this season one to remember!   […]

Last-Minute Boulder Gift Guide

The exterior of Celestial Seasonings. Photo by Aimee Heckel

A harpist sets the soundtrack at McGuckin’s Hardware Store during the holiday season. Santa himself is taking toy workshop orders on Pearl Street during “St. Nicks on the Bricks.” Come sundown, a giant star illuminates Flagstaff Mountain, casting a pretty gold glow high above the city. What we’re getting at? Shopping in Boulder during the […]

Winterfest at Chautauqua

The Chautauqua Dining Hall. Courtesy photo

Boulder has its own little holiday village tucked up against the Flatirons. If you’ve never visited the Colorado Chautauqua during the holidays, this is the year to add it to your (advent) calendar. For 2019, the Chautauqua is turning itself into a magical winter wonderland, and it’s kicking off the festivities with a new weekend […]

Online Shoppers’ Holiday Gift Guide

Steeped Coffee. Courtesy photo

We think the best way to do your holiday shopping is to make it an experience: chai in hand, twinkling lights above you, Flagstaff star glowing on the mountainside in the distance and your boots on the stones that line the Pearl Street Mall. In fact, we’ve compiled some of our favorite holiday shopping ideas […]

Boulder’s 6 Best Pumpkin Patches

Rock Creek Pumpkin Patch. Courtesy photo

Fall is the most colorful time of year to be in Boulder. The leaves glow gold, the skies stay blue and the pumpkins begin popping. Whether you live here and need some seasonal curb appeal or you’re visiting, looking to celebrate autumn Colorado-style, here are six of the best pumpkin patches in Boulder County, listed […]

8 Ways to Enjoy Winter in Boulder

Just because the temps drop and the snow follows doesn’t mean it’s time to hide away and hermit. There’s tons to do in the winter in Boulder. Pull on your mittens. Here are eight ways to enjoy the perfect Boulder-style winter. 1. Go Skiing You can go skiing close to Boulder, at the Eldora Mountain Resort. […]