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. […]

L&L Hawaiian Barbecue Brings a Taste of the Hawaiian Islands to Boulder

    Boulder may be thousands of miles away from Hawaii, but you don’t have to travel quite that far to feast on the delicious flavors of the beloved Pacific islands.   The city recently welcomed a brand new eatery specializing in Hawaiian cuisine. In September, husband-and-wife duo Matt Coty and Jamie Brooks opened L&L […]

The Best Things to Do in Boulder for March 2024

    Signs of spring are starting to pop up all over the Front Range, from early-blooming flowers to later sunsets. Make the most of all the extra daylight by adding these March events to your calendar. Do the Polar Plunge For a Good Cause   Head to Boulder Reservoir on March 9 for the […]

Cozy Cocktail Bars For a Romantic Date Night

    Tired of doing the same dinner-and-a-movie routine for date night? Change things up a little—and impress your date—by sipping tasty, creative craft cocktails this winter and spring.   Boulder County’s cocktail bar scene is better than ever, from a new Louisville speakeasy to an anything but hush-hush Western chic lounge. So snag a […]

Living in Boulder – February 2024

Charming and Classic Craftsman Home – $2,500,000   2980 WASHINGTON ST Boulder, CO   Listed by: Patricia Dessel – Compass – Boulder tricia.dessel@compass.com 303-475-6097 What’s special   Step into this meticulously updated craftsman home, nestled in a tranquil setting on a beautifully landscaped corner lot. Flooded w/natural light, every room boasts large windows & vaulted […]

Renée del Gaudio Builds Architecture That Belongs

    Love can inspire beautiful architecture. Just ask Renée del Gaudio. When the Boulder architect first arrived in Colorado in her early 20s, she fell head over heels. “I was so in awe,” she says. “I grew up in Michigan, and I just couldn’t believe all of this existed.”   The drama of the […]

Longmont’s Cheese Importers is a Local Treasure

  My culinary-obsessed friend group has themed get-togethers every month or so. There’s pesto parties and soup parties; cocktail nights and boozy brunches. But there’s always an award component to these gatherings—and I think I’ve found the ultimate cheat code to building the first-place charcuterie board for our next night in.   Enter: Cheese Importers in […]

Meet Alastair Brogan of Boulder Spirits

    Alastair Brogan grew up surrounded by distilleries in Scotland. So, when he moved to Colorado with his American wife and their two young sons in 2012, he knew exactly what he wanted to do for a living: Make whiskey.   “I always had a fascination for the process and the creation of such […]

5 National Parks and Monuments To Visit This Winter

    While most travelers think of summer as national park season, several of Colorado’s most popular landscapes are just as good—if not better—during the winter months.   They’re not only blissfully uncrowded in winter, but they’re also arguably more beautiful under a fresh blanket of snow. A winter visit to these nationally recognized wonders […]

How Office Evolution Helps Businesses Thrive

    In the early 2000s, Mark Hemmeter was an early adopter of the work-from-home lifestyle. But with three little daughters around, his home-office setup became increasingly challenging. Hemmeter, who graduated from the University of Colorado Boulder’s Leeds School of Business in 1985, went searching for a shared office space and, eventually, decided to create […]

Celebrate 20 Years of the Boulder International Film Festival

    They weren’t sure anybody would show up, but it seemed like a fun idea: to organize a film festival in Boulder.   The year was 2003, and Robin and Kathy Beeck had made some short films – funny shorts, like one about the “Frozen Dead Guy” in Nederland (that’s a grandpa who asked […]