9 Things You Didn’t Know About Longmont

Boulder’s neighbor to the northeast, Longmont, has an eclectic, cool vibe that’s definitely worth the drive up Highway 119. Thanks to abundant trails and open space, a top-notch food and beverage scene, a walkable downtown, great local shops and a thriving arts community, Longmont offers a little something for everyone.   Not familiar with this […]

Dining out in Colorado this summer

When was the last time you ate at a restaurant? If you’re like most Coloradans, it was probably sometime in late February or early March, before Gov. Jared Polis ordered the closure of all on-site dining at bars and restaurants to prevent the spread of coronavirus. Though many restaurants transitioned to take-out and delivery options, […]

14 Hip Things To Do In East Boulder County

Don’t get trapped in the “Boulder bubble.” There’s so much to do beyond Boulder’s city limits, while still staying within the county. Here are 14 hip and fun things to do in East Boulder County that we bet you didn’t know about. How many have you tried? 1. Dine on the rooftop. There’s something special […]

The Best Nightlife in Longmont

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Longmont isn’t exactly known for its wild dance clubs, although you can go out dancing here. The nightlife in this east Boulder County city is more laid back. And it’s centered around live music, says Nancy H. Rezac, executive director of Visit Longmont. “The live music scene has really taken ahold here,” she says. “Live […]

This vs. That: Jefes vs. Taco Junky Tacos


Editor’s note: This Vs. That is Travel Boulder’s weekly comparison guide designed to help you pick the activities, food, drinks, hotels and events that best fit your preferences. It’s like if a traditional newspaper review had a love child with Yelp, except always reliably researched and experienced firsthand by our local writers. Because sometimes you […]