Where can you go?

December 31, 2018

I’ve rounded up the holiday hours for some of our businesses. You’ll be glad to know that you can buy toys, tea, home decorating items, and liquor tomorrow. Oh–and beer. As of January 1st, grocery stores and convenience stores can sell full-strength beer.

Mountain Toad Brewing: Today 12-10PM | Tomorrow 12-10PM
Barrels & Bottles: Today 11AM-10PM | Tomorrow 11AM-10PM
Foss Company Wine | Spirits | Beer: Today 12-8 | Tomorrow 12-8
Golden Goods: Today 10-7 | Tomorrow 10-7
Southern Charm Home Decor: Today 12-3 | Tomorrow 12-6
Old Barrel Tea Company: Today 12-3 | Tomorrow 12-6
Truly BoHotique: Today 10-5 | Closed tomorrow
The Clothes Mine: Today 10-5 | Closed tomorrow
Cheese Ranch Deli: Today 10-3 | Closed tomorrow
Golden Quilt Company: Today 10-4:30 | Closed tomorrow
Icelantic Skis: Today 11-4 | Closed tomorrow
Miners Saloon: Tonight open till 1AM | Closed tomorrow
Old Capitol Grill: Tonight open til 8PM | Closed tomorrow
Quilt Museum: Today 10-2 | Closed tomorrow
Maki Sushi & Grill: 11-9:30PM | Closed tomorrow
Baby Doe’s: Today 9:30-4 | Closed tomorrow

Golden History Museum: Closed both days
Spirits in the Wind Gallery: Closed both days
State-38 Distilling: Closed both days
Gold Mine Cupcakes: Closed both days

It you’re looking for a special night out tonight, check yesterday’s post: New Year’s Eve Celebrations in Golden.

Maki Sushi & Grill will have a change of ownership as of tomorrow, and they will be closed tomorrow through January 15th for remodeling. If you absolutely need a dose of their sushi, better visit them TODAY!

Holiday Open House

December 8, 2018

The Downtown Merchants are holding their annual Holiday Open House today. They running sales, offering refreshments, and extending their hours. There will be a parade at 10:30, carolers along the Avenue, free Golden Hayrides from 11:30-12:30 and free horse-drawn carriage rides from 12-3.

Here are the specific things I know about in the stores:

Blue Moose Trading Company - Golden Colorado

Blue Moose Trading Company – Super Sock Saturday…25% off all socks!  1299 Washington Ave.

Photos with Santa Claus at Avenue Gifts, 11:30AM-3PM  1212 Washington Ave.

Baby Doe’s – Home treats and warm tea served, 10AM-6PM  1116 Washington Ave.

Pranatonic - Golden CO

PranaTonic – 50% off almost everything in the store. Come get some Christmas gifts. 807 14th St.

Spinster Sisters will be giving 10% of today’s profits to Foothills Animal Shelter

Rockin’ Horse Antiques – Free question and answer period with two of our expert jewelry dealers. Although we don’t do professional appraisals, we can help you gain some knowledge about gems and jewelry. 12-2PM  1106 Washington Ave.

Wild West Traders - Golden COWild West Traders – 50% of Pistol Cases and 25% off all Morgan & Peace Silver Dollars, 10:30AM-7PM  1111 Washington Ave

Gardner History & Preservation selling Golden history calendars from 11AM-3PM  805 13th St.

Fleur-De-Lis Flowers – 10% off centerpieces priced $75 of more…local delivery only. 1106 Washington Ave.  1106 Washington Ave.

Golden Quilt Company – End of Bolt Sale. Take everything on the bolt, and receive 20% off the entire piece!  1108 Washington Ave.

Vital Outdoors – 20% off clothing, footwear, backpacks, helmets, and goggles.

Toad & Co – 20% off select clothing, denim, shoes, Costa sunglasses.

I don’t know the specific offerings, but these stores are also participating in the open house, so make sure you visit them too!

Creekside Jewelers - Golden COCreekside Jewelers – 1206 Washington Ave.
Earth Sweet Botanicals – 1224 Arapahoe St.
Gold Mine Cupcakes – 700 12th St.
Golden Goods – 1201 Washington Ave.
Golden Sweets – 1299 Washington Ave.
Meyer Hardware – 1103 Arapahoe St.
Mountain Lux Candles – 1111 Washington Ave.
Red Wagon – 1118 Washington Ave.
Wings of Eagles – 805 12th St.

Small Business Saturday Offers from Golden’s Small Businesses

November 24, 2018

Here are a few of the Small Business Saturday deals that you’ll find in Golden today!

Baby Doe's Clothing on Small Business SaturdayBaby Doe’s | 1116 Washington Ave | 303-279-8100 | Map
Spend $100 receive a $25 Baby Doe’s Gift Certificate!

Golden Quilt Company | 1108 Washington Avenue | 303-277-0717 | Map
Need a Christmas gift for someone special? All our finished quilts are discounted 20%!

Red Wagon Gift and Garden Shop | 1118 Washington Ave. | 303-278-3994 | Map
Vital Industry clothing, caps and glasses on sale 20% off.

Spinster Sisters | 1116 Washington Ave | 303.827.9371 | Map
10% off entire purchase

Bonfire Burritos Small Business SaturdayBonfire Burritos | 17025 S. Golden Road | 303-720-556-6269 | Map
20% off merchandise with a purchase of $10 or more. First 25 customers get a sticker pack.

Blue Moose Trading Company | 1299 Washington Avenue | 303-271-1199 | Map
$5 off of purchases $50+ or $10 of of purchases $100+

Golden Sweets | 1299 Washington Avenue | 303-271-1199 | Map
20% off of all boxed chocolate

Pangea Coffee Roasters  |  1205 Cheyenne St.  |  720-515-1154  |  Map
All bulk coffee will be 15% off for small business Saturday

Golden Goods on Small Business SaturdayGolden Goods | 1201 Washington Ave | (303) 216-2123 | Map
25% off selected games. Select t-shirts on sale. Refreshments provided!

Spirits in the Wind Gallery | 1211 Washington Ave | 303-279-1192 | Map
20% Off all hand – blown glass Pumpkins and Mata Ortiz Pottery, many more specials throughout the gallery!

Windy Saddle Café  |  1110 Washington Avenue  |  303-279-1905  |  Map
$4 Beers all day

State-38 Distilling  |  400 Corporate Circle, Suite B  |  (720) 242-7219 |  (map)
$5 cocktails from 4-6PM and discounts on bottles.

Golden Rock Shop | 700 12th St, Ste 120 | 720-630-8469 | Map
20% off a purchase of $25 or more – Entire store Saturday 11/24!


Shopping in Golden Colorado

Shopping the Fringes – 20% Off Coupon good at each of the following:

Café 13  |  1301 Arapahoe Street  | 303-278-2225  |  Map
Earth Sweet Botanicals  |  1224 Arapahoe St  |  303-278-1260  |  Map
Cheese Ranch Artisan Deli | 601 16th St. | 303-278-1293 | Map
Truly – a BoHotique  |  801B 14th St.  |   (303) 278-7084  |  Map
Holidaily Brewing Co.  |  801 Brickyard Circle  |  303-867-5309  |  Map
Colorado +49 Cidery & Pub | 1100 Arapahoe Street | 720-464-0072 | Map
20% off appetizers and $10 flights all day
Gold Mine Cupcakes  |  700 12th St. #130  |  720-328-9531 |  Map
Will have re-usable bags, spatulas and other goodies with the purchase of any cupcake
Marrygrams | 708 13th Street #160 | Map
Marrygrams has any items on sale, today only, up to 40% off. Don’t miss out on holiday savings! Jewelry, candles, body care & stocking stuffers galore!


Period Six Studios Small Business SaturdayPeriod Six Studio  |  720 Golden Ridge Rd, #B  |  303.278.2150  |  Map
15% off entire purchase AND spend $250 and get a $25 gift card!

This Small Business Saturday we’ll be celebrating the many forms a small business can take.  In addition to the 90+ small business makers we carry in store, Period Six be hosting Open Mind Oils! This is a great chance to learn a little about essential oils and how to incorporate them into your life while shopping some of your favorite artists!  Join us for wine, oil-y fun and great deals!


Jolynn’s Food & Spirits  |  1224 Washington Avenue  |  303-271-0730  |  Map
Special Happy Hour 3-6PM: $1 off all drafts | $4 house wines | $5 house margaritas | $4.50 premium wells | pretzel sticks with beer cheese $6 | pickle fries with jalapeno ranch $6 | wings $6 | avocado nachos $6 | large basket of onion rings $6 | twice baked potato spuds with chipotle ranch $6

Bean Fosters Small Business SaturdayBean Fosters  |  720 Golden Ridge Road, Unit D  |  303-279-5077  |  Map
20% off these items: Bodum French Press, Bonavita Stovetop Kettle, Chemex 6-Cup Brewer, Chemex Filters, Diner Mug, Ecovessel Travel Mug, Hario V60, Hario Filters, Novo Coffee Retail Bags, Twenty-Four Blackbirds Chocolates, Two Leaves and a Bud Tea Boxes, All Regularly Priced and Clearance Books.

Urban Escape Day Spa  |  1299 Washington Avenue, Suite #170  |  303-278-1709
Purchase any combination of gift cards and/or series packages totaling $250+ and receive your choice of a FREE 30 Minute Massage, Reflexology or Mini-Facial on us!

Runners High, LLC   |  2221 Ford Street   |  303-746-6108  |  Map
10% Off All Regularly Priced Footwear in stock
20% Off All Regularly Priced Apparel in stock
20% Off All Regularly Priced Hydration Vests in stock
30% Off All Vibram Furoshiki in stock

Peak Cycles Small Business SaturdayPeak Cycles | 1224 Washington Avenue, Suite 145 |  303-216-1616  |  Map
10% off 2019 bikes (excludes some closeout items, which may be marked down even more!)
20% off full-priced items *except Garmin & Wahoo
Extra 10% off clearance accessories.


Golden River Sports  |  806 Washington Ave  |  303-215-9386 | Map

Sale Prices on Paddle Sports Gear
Select Clothing Storewide – 30% off | Sweet Helmets 25% off | Dry Tops 25% off | Dry Suits 20% off | AT Discontinued Paddles 30% off | Werner Paddles 15% off | Discontinued Astral Shoes 25% off | All Layers 30% off | Select PFD’s 20% off | Watershed Bags 15% off

Please also ask about discontinued and demo kayaks and SUP Boards on sale too!

Sale Prices on Fly Fishing Gear
Patagonia Gunnison Gorge Pants size XL – 40% off | Korkers K-5 Bomber Boot size 9 – 20% off | Redside Boot size 8 & 14 – 20% off | S4 10ft 6wt – 30% off | Vapen 9’6″ 5wt – 30% off | Ross Diamond 7’6″ 3wt – 30% off | Ross Reels Discontinued Animas, Cimarron, and Evolution LT reels – 25% to 35% off | Butterstick Rods – 20%off | Brodin Stealth Carbon Fiber Nets – 20% off | Select RepYourWater Hats 20% off | Fishpond Thunderhead Sling (discontinued) 30% off | Castaway Rolltop Gear Bag – 30% off | Drifty Boat Caddy – 30% off | Fishpond Rio Grande Wading Belt – 30% off | Fishpond Delta Sling – 30% off | Fishpond Slippery Rock Wading Pro – 30% off | Cerveza Side Kick – 30% off


Pedal Pushers Cyclery | 710 Golden Ridge Road | 303-365-2453 | Map

10% gift card on top of current mark downs on 2018 bike
30% off all optics including Smith, Tifosi and Sunclou
30% off all in-stock Nutrition all day
Draft beer will be 1/2 off ALL DAY

FREE
PPC hat or T-shirt w/ all in-stock adult bike purchases | Tire and sealant installs with all in-stock tubeless tire purchases | Install with all brake pad purchases! | Cush Core tire inserts with Ibis carbon wheelset purchase (SPECIAL ORDER) | Helmet (up to $150) with all 2019 Bike | UPLND STOKE Frame protection w/ all special ordered bikes (labor not include) | Gloves w/ all in-line shoe purchases (sale shoes not included) | PPC jersey (while supplies last) with ll kids bike purchases

2019 Bikes Get Gift Cards – Buy a Bike From:
$1000 – $1999, get a $150 gift card | $2000 – $3999, get a $300 gift card | $4000 – $5999, get a $500 gift card | $6000+, get a $700 gift card


Lodging Deals:

Origin Hotel | Red Rocks | 18485 West Colfax Ave | 303-215-0100 | Map
Book a two-night stay through March 31 and get a $40 voucher for the hotel’s restaurant and bar, Nomad Taqueria + Beer Garden. Call to book and ask for this deal.

The Dove Inn Bed & Breakfast | 711 14th St. | 303-278-2209 | Map
30% off stays between December and April. Book online and use the promotional code BUYSMALL.


The City will be hosting a welcome station in front of the Visitors Center from 10-12 this morning.  They will be serving hot chocolate and giving out Small Business Saturday gear such as tote bags, buttons, stickers, and pens.

LAST CHANCE for Carriage Rides, Music, and Evening Shopping in Downtown Golden

August 31, 2018

Carriage Rides - Golden Colorado

This is the very last night to enjoy free carriage rides, live music on the street, and sales, specials, and samples in the stores. If you’ve been telling yourself all summer that you were going to get downtown for one of these Golden Weekend events, tonight is your last chance! 

Carriage Rides

Carriage Rides by Clear Creek Carriages from 6-8PM. Sponsored by the downtown merchants. Board on 12th Street, just west of Washington Avenue.

Music

ACE HI TAVERN – Karaoke at 9PM
GOLDEN WEEKENDS (Music on Washington Ave.), 5-8PM
Austin Williamson Music @ Icelantic (modern rock pop with a little funk)
Jeff Miguel @ Baby Does (smooth saxophone)
JOLYNN’S FOOD AND SPIRITS – Jon Eric Farmer, 6-9PM
OLD CAPITOL GRILL & SMOKEHOUSE – Shawn Nelson (americana, folk, country rock), 6:30 – 9:30PM
WRIGLEY’S CHICAGO BAR & GRILL – 3eatles, 5-9PM

Specials in the Stores

Avenue Gifts | 1212 Washington | 303-279-0200 | Map
Samples locally made salsa 2018 Colorado Calendars FREE with any purchase. (While they last).
Baby Doe’s | 1116 Washington Ave | 303-279-8100 | Map
Refreshments in the store and selling luminaria as a fundraiser for the American Cancer Society.
Blue Moose Trading Company | 1299 Washington Avenue | 303-271-1199 | Map
10% off all Socks!
Creekside Jewelers | 1206 Washington Ave | 303-279-4246 | Map
40% off Bulova, Caravelle, and Citizen watches
Earth Sweet Botanicals  |  1224 Arapahoe St  |  303-278-1260  |  Map
Get the SKIN-NY on Skincare – have a quick cocktail hour with a healthy drink and some nibbles while we spend time discussing everything from skin care, ingredients, treatments and supplements. 6-8PM FREE!
Golden Goods | 1201 Washington Ave | (303) 216-2123 | Map
Large assortment of t-shirts and apparel on clearance!
Golden Sweets | 1299 Washington Avenue | 303-271-1199 | Map
$1 off Waffle Ice Cream Sandwiches
Mountain Lux Candles | 1111 Washington Avenue, Suite 100 |720-908-8950 | Map
The “End Of Summer Sale” has started at Mountain Lux Candles: The best of Summer is coming to an end and the summer scented premium soy candles are on sale for $15 while supplies last. While you’re in the shop, you can explore the new Fall scents too!
Red Wagon Gift and Garden Shop | 1118 Washington Ave. | 303-278-3994 | Map
Giving away fair trade and Golden-themed refrigerator magnets
Spinster Sisters | 1116 Washington Ave | 303.827.9371 | Map
Spend $30, receive a free B&B Soap, at Spinster Sisters
Toad&Co  |  1213 Washington Avenue  |  303-216-2331  |  Map
Biggest sale of the year – up to 40% OFF!
Vital Outdoors  |  1224 Washington Ave., Suite 115  |  303-215-1644  |  Map
Biggest sale of the year – up to 40% OFF!

Golden Weekends, Sample and Sales, Music, Carriage Rides, and Star Wars

August 24, 2018

Weekends in Golden Colorado

Golden Weekends are almost over.  We only have this weekend and next Friday night, August 31st, to enjoy free carriage rides, live music on the street, and sales, specials, and samples in the stores.  If you’ve been telling yourself all summer that you were going to get downtown for one of these events, delay no longer! 

The carriages will be going from 6-8PM and the street musicians will be playing from 5-8PM both nights.  Tonight is also Movies and Music in the Park, featuring La Pompe Jazz and Star Wars: The Last Jedi.

Avenue Gifts - Golden ColoradoAvenue Gifts | 1212 Washington | 303-279-0200 | Map
Samples locally made salsa 2018 Colorado Calendars FREE with any purchase. (While they last).
Baby Doe’s | 1116 Washington Ave | 303-279-8100 | Map
Refreshments in the store and selling luminaria as a fundraiser for the American Cancer Society.
Blue Moose Trading Company | 1299 Washington Avenue | 303-271-1199 | Map
Stop by and pick up a gift card for yourself or a loved one!
Creekside Jewelers | 1206 Washington Ave | 303-279-4246 | Map
40% off Bulova, Caravelle, and Citizen watches
Golden Goods | 1201 Washington Ave | (303) 216-2123 | Map
20% off camp chairs
Golden Sweets | 1299 Washington Avenue | 303-271-1199 | Map
$1 off Waffle Ice Cream Sandwiches
Mountain Lux Candles | 1111 Washington Avenue, Suite 100 |720-908-8950 | Map
The “End Of Summer Sale” has started at Mountain Lux Candles: The best of Summer is coming to an end and the summer scented premium soy candles are on sale for $15 while supplies last. While you’re in the shop, you can explore the new Fall scents too!
Red Wagon Gift and Garden Shop | 1118 Washington Ave. | 303-278-3994 | Map
Giving away fair trade and Golden-themed refrigerator magnets
Spinster Sisters | 1116 Washington Ave | 303.827.9371 | Map
Spend $30, receive a free B&B Soap, at Spinster Sisters
Spirits in the Wind Gallery | 1211 Washington Ave | 303-279-1192 | Map
Navajo folk art 20%off Friday and Saturday 5-8PM

Carriage Rides

Both Nights –
Carriage Rides by Clear Creek Carriages from 6-8PM. Sponsored by the downtown merchants. Board on 12th Street, just west of Washington Avenue.

Movies and Music in Parfet Park

Friday –
Movies and Music in the Park La Pompe Jazz starting at 7PM and Star Wars: The Last Jedi starting at dusk.

Music Downtown

Friday:
Ace Hi Tavern | 1216 Washington Ave | 303-279-9043
Happy Hour from 3-7PM, Karaoke starting at 9PM.
Baby Doe’s | 1116 Washington Ave | 303-279-8100 | Map
Britta K (teen artist with showcase of pop rock and Disney covers), 5-8PM
Barrels and Bottles  |  600 12th Street  |  720-328-3643  |  Map
Giant Zero, 6:30PM
Golden Moon Speakeasy – 1111 Miners Alley – 303-993-7174 – Map
Ryan Flores, 8PM
Icelantic Skis | 1300 Washington Ave. | 303-670-6804 | Map
Alec Ryan at the corner by Icelantic (keyboards & vocals of modern pop covers), 5-8PM
Old Capitol Grill & Smokehouse | 1122 Washington Avenue | 303-279-6390 | Map
Lark & Lion (pop country acoustic), 6:30-9:30PM

Saturday:
Ace Hi Tavern | 1216 Washington Ave | 303-279-9043
Happy Hour from 3-7PM, Karaoke starting at 9PM.
Baby Doe’s | 1116 Washington Ave | 303-279-8100 | Map
Theresa Peterson (folk modern rock) , 5-8PM
Golden Moon Speakeasy – 1111 Miners Alley – 303-993-7174 – Map
K T-Rex Duo, 8PM
Icelantic Skis | 1300 Washington Ave. | 303-670-6804 | Map
Bill McKay (modern, jam, and popular rock blend on keyboard), 5-8PM
Old Capitol Grill & Smokehouse | 1122 Washington Avenue | 303-279-6390 | Map
Adam Lopez (honky tonk rockabilly w/ rock covers), 6:30-9:30PM

Sales, Music, Carriage Rides, Hayride, Movie in the Park in Downtown Golden!

August 10, 2018

Golden Weekends - Live Music and Carriage

The merchants are celebrating Golden Weekends this Friday and Saturday.  Come downtown to enjoy sales, samples, specials, carriage rides, hayrides, live music, and a movie in the park!  Most of the stores will be open until 8PM.  Here’s what’s happening downtown on August 10th & 11th:

Ace Hi Tavern  |  1216 Washington Ave  |  303-279-9043
Happy Hour from 3-7PM, Karaoke starting at 9PM.
Avenue Gifts  |  1212 Washington  |  303-279-0200  |  Map
Samples of local food products and beautiful 2018 Colorado Calendars FREE with any purchase. (While they last).
Blue Moose Trading Company | 1299 Washington Avenue | 303-271-1199 | Map
Jerky sampling and 10% discount on all Sweetwood Products
Creekside Jewelers  | 1206 Washington Ave  |  303-279-4246  |  Map
Any purchase all day Friday 20% off Regular price items in stock only. Excluding clearance and Estate jewelry.
Golden Goods  |  1201 Washington Ave  |  (303) 216-2123  |  Map
Select adult and child t-shirts on clearance. Children’s water toys (water guns and inflatable water toys) on sale.
Golden Sweets | 1299 Washington Avenue | 303-271-1199 | Map
$1 off Waffle Ice Cream Sandwiches
Red Wagon Gift and Garden Shop  |  1118 Washington Ave.  |  303-278-3994  |  Map
Giving away fair trade and Golden-themed refrigerator magnets
Spinster Sisters  |  1116 Washington Ave |  303.827.9371 |  Map
Spend $30, receive a free B&B Soap, at Spinster Sisters
Spirits in the Wind Gallery | 1211 Washington Ave | 303-279-1192 | Map
Meet Ray Van Cleve, Santa Fe Artist, 18kt Gold & Sterling Silver
Array of Fine Sterling & Precious Natural Stone Jewelry – Show & Sale
Demonstrations on Sterling Silver Bead Making – Seminar on Turquoise and Preparation
Toad&Co  |  1213 Washington Avenue  |  303-216-2331  |  Map
Summer Sale – up to 30% off your favorite summer styles
Vital Outdoors  |  1224 Washington Ave., Suite 115  |  303-215-1644  |  Map
Save 30% on select summer styles and gear!

Entertainment

Friday –

Movies and Music in the Park Friday Night – Stone Beat Invasion at 7PM, Beauty and the Beast Sing-Along starting at dusk.

Both Nights –

Carriage Rides by Clear Creek Carriages from 6-8PM.  Sponsored by the downtown merchants. Board on 12th Street, just west of Washington Avenue.

Hayrides by The Golden Hayride from 5:30-7:30PM.  Sponsored by the Golden Chamber.  Board at the Visitors Center, 10th & Washington.

Play – Lend Me a Tenor, 7:30
Miners Alley Playhouse  |  1224 Washington Avenue, Suite 200  |  (303) 935-3044  |  Map

 

Live Music in Golden Colorado

Live Music on the Sidewalks

Friday –

Donnie Young @ Icelantic (country rock blues blend)
Muriel & the Deanos @Mountain Lux (fun & interesting covers, modern pop)

Saturday –

Jubilant Bridge @ Spirits in the Wind (duo using several string instruments with vocals)
Russ Knight @ Baby Does (creative modern covers with warm vocals)

Live Music in the Breweries, Bars, & Restaurants:

Friday –

Old Capitol Grill & Smokehouse  |  1122 Washington Avenue   |  303-279-6390  |  Map
Ashton Lee (classic rock country blues blend)
Barrels and Bottles | 600 12th Street | 720-328-3643 | Map
Jon E. Farmer Solo, 6:30PM
Golden Moon Speakeasy | 1111 Miners Alley | 303-993-7174 – Map
Algorhythm Trio, 8PM

Saturday –

Old Capitol Grill & Smokehouse  |  1122 Washington Avenue   |  303-279-6390  |  Map
Martin Gabriel (indie acoustic rock)
Table Mountain Inn | 1310 Washington Avenue | 303-216-8040 | Map
TBD, 6-9PM

Golden Weekends Downtown!

August 3, 2018

The merchants are celebrating Golden Weekends TONIGHT (Friday) but not tomorrow night (because the Super Cruise happens this weekend).

Come down for a carriage ride (sponsored by the merchants) and enjoy the musicians playing in front of the stores. Note: Most of the stores are open until 8PM. The carriage rides are available from 6-8PM.

Make sure you visit the stores & restaurants because they have all SORTS of sales, specials, and samples lined up for your delight! Look for the gold balloons to identify the participating stores. Here’s what’s happening on Friday, August 3rd, 5-8PM:

Ace Hi Tavern | 1216 Washington Ave | 303-279-9043
Happy Hour from 3-7PM, Karaoke starting at 9PM.
Avenue Gifts | 1212 Washington | 303-279-0200 | Map
Samples of local food products. Beautiful 2018 Colorado Calendars FREE with any purchase. (While they last).
Baby Doe’s | 1116 Washington Ave | 303-279-8100 | Map
Markdowns on Spring and Summer Clothing…25-50% off. Refreshments in the store.
Blue Moose Trading Company | 1299 Washington Avenue | 303-271-1199 | Map
We are pleased to announce our gift card system is up and running! Stop by and pick one up for yourself or a loved one!
Café 13 | 1301 Arapahoe Street | 303-278-2225 | Map
Any Coors Beer products for $2 each starting at 3pm on Friday.
Creekside Jewelers | 1206 Washington Ave | 303-279-4246 | Map
40% off Bulova, Caravelle, and Citizen watches
Earth Sweet Botanicals  |  1224 Arapahoe St  |  303-278-1260  |  Map
From 4-6pm – Live plant distillation of fresh lavender; learn how essential oils and hydrosols are made.  Free honey tastings to get the weekend started on a sweet note!
Golden Goods | 1201 Washington Ave | (303) 216-2123 | Map
15% discount on camp chairs and some great clearance items.
Golden Moon Speakeasy | 1111 Miners Alley | 720-638-1155 | Map
Live Music:  John Adam Smith – 8-11pm.
Golden Quilt Company | 1108 Washington Avenue | 303-277-0717 | Map
Quilt ’til You Wilt at 5PM. AND A SALE! 20% off fabric, books, notions, patterns & batting. Many fabrics reduced 40%. Don’t miss this!
Golden Sweets | 1299 Washington Avenue | 303-271-1199 | Map
Golden Sweets has another new product! Waffle Ice Cream Sandwiches! Swing by this Golden Weekends and get $1.00 off Waffle Ice Cream Sandwiches!!
Miners Alley Playhouse | 1224 Washington Avenue, Suite 200 | (303) 935-3044 | Map
Lend Me a Tenor – performance at 7:30.
Mountain Lux Candles | 1111 Washington Avenue, Suite 100 |720-908-8950 | Map
Free glass of wine, beer or soda with any 12 or 16oz “make your own candle experience” from 4-730pm.
Red Wagon Gift and Garden Shop | 1118 Washington Ave. | 303-278-3994 | Map
Giving away refrigerator magnets
Spinster Sisters | 1116 Washington Ave | 303.827.9371 | Map
Spend $30, receive a free B&B Soap, at Spinster Sisters
Spirits in the Wind Gallery | 1211 Washington Ave | 303-279-1192 | Map
Fine array of Mata Ortiz Pottery 20% Off thru 8/5/2018.

Entertainment on the Avenue
CARRIAGE RIDES
by Clear Creek Carriages from 6-8PM. Board on 12th Street, just west of Washington Avenue.

LIVE MUSIC ON THE SIDEWALKS

Live Music, Carriage Rides, Sales, Specials, and Samples Downtown this Weekend

July 20, 2018

Golden Weekends - Live Music and Carriage

The merchants are celebrating Golden Weekends again Friday and Saturday. This won’t be happening next weekend, since we’ll be celebrating Buffalo Bill Days.  The yarn-bombing will be removed from the statues at the end of the weekend, so this is your chance to see those too.

Come down for a free carriage ride (sponsored by the merchants) and enjoy the musicians playing in front of the stores.  Note:  Most of the stores are open until 8PM.  The carriage rides are available from 6-8PM.

Make sure you visit the stores & restaurants because they have all SORTS of sales, specials, and samples lined up for your delight!  Look for the gold balloons to identify the participating stores.  Here’s what’s happening on July 20th & 21st, 5-8PM:

Ace Hi Tavern  |  1216 Washington Ave  |  303-279-9043
Happy Hour from 3-7PM, Karaoke starting at 9PM.
Avenue Gifts  |  1212 Washington  |  303-279-0200  |  Map
Samples of local food products
Baby Doe’s  |  1116 Washington Ave  |  303-279-8100  |  Map
Markdowns on Spring and Summer Clothing…25-50% off.  Refreshments in the store.
Blue Moose Trading Company | 1299 Washington Avenue | 303-271-1199 | Map
10% off all Barnwood framed Images .
Creekside Jewelers  | 1206 Washington Ave  |  303-279-4246  |  Map
40% off Bulova, Caravelle, and Citizen watches
Ghost Tour & Pub CrawlFriday Only.  Meet at 7:15 in front of the Old Capitol Grill, 1122 Washington Avenue.  You must buy your tickets online, ahead of time.  Buy Here.
Golden Goods  |  1201 Washington Ave  |  (303) 216-2123  |  Map
Candy samples and 15% discount on all animal inflatables
Golden Moon Speakeasy | 1111 Miners Alley | 720-638-1155 | Map
Saturday – Golden 3, 8PM
Golden Sweets | 1299 Washington Avenue | 303-271-1199 | Map
Chocolate sampling & discount
Miners Alley Playhouse  |  1224 Washington Avenue, Suite 200  |  (303) 935-3044  |  Map
Lend Me a Tenor – performances at 7:30 both evenings.
Miners Saloon  |  1109 Miners Alley  |  303-993-3850 |  Map
Saturday – Miners Summer Picnic: burgers and brats, Coors Banquet and Jack Daniels specials, tastings, giveaways and door prizes
Murder Mayhem and Madness Tour on Friday Night
Meet at the Visitors Center at 8PM
Old Capitol Grill & Smokehouse  |  1122 Washington Avenue   |  303-279-6390  |  Map
Friday – Live music in the Library featuring local favorite Shawn Nelson playing Americana and folk. Happy Hour from 3pm-6:30pm-9:00pm.
Red Wagon Gift and Garden Shop  |  1118 Washington Ave.  |  303-278-3994  |  Map
Giving away refrigerator magnets
Spinster Sisters  |  1116 Washington Ave |  303.827.9371 |  Map
Spend $30, receive a free B&B Soap, at Spinster Sisters
Spirits in the Wind Gallery | 1211 Washington Ave | 303-279-1192 | Map
Featuring fine hand coiled and painted pottery by Mata Ortiz potters.  Wine sales by Colorado Kingman Winery.
The Clothes Mine | 1205 Washington Ave. | 303-216-2121 | Map
20% of all clearance items

Entertainment on the Avenue
CARRIAGE RIDES
by Clear Creek Carriages from 6-8PM.  Board on 12th Street, just west of Washington Avenue.

LIVE MUSIC ON THE SIDEWALKS –
FRIDAY
near Icelantic: Muriel and the Deanos
Performing top hit songs from the 1960’s through today’s favorites with an acoustic twist!
near Baby Does: Britta K
Performing solo this 17 year old charmer sends out sweet songs and lots of Disney classics.
SATURDAY
near Spirits in the Wind: Jubilant Bridge
The string-playing duo is sure to please with a wide range of vocal sounds and instruments to enjoy.
near Mountain Lux: Alec Ryan
Keyboard and vocal enthusiast, Alec is a crowd pleaser with his variety and true talent both on the keys and vocally.

Golden Weekends: Carriage Rides, Street Music, Sales & Samples

July 13, 2018

Spirits in the Wind Gallery - Golden Colorado

The merchants are celebrating Golden Weekends again Friday and Saturday.  Come down for a free carriage ride (sponsored by the merchants) and enjoy the musicians playing in front of the stores.  Note:  Most of the stores are open until 8PM.  The carriage rides are available from 6-8PM.

Make sure you visit the stores & restaurants because they have all SORTS of sales, specials, and samples lined up for your delight!  Look for the gold balloons to identify the participating stores.  Here’s what’s happening on July 13th & 14th, 5-8PM:

Ace Hi Tavern  |  1216 Washington Ave  |  303-279-9043
Happy Hour from 3-7PM, Karaoke starting at 9PM.
Avenue Gifts  |  1212 Washington  |  303-279-0200  |  Map
Samples of local food products
Baby Doe’s  |  1116 Washington Ave  |  303-279-8100  |  Map
New markdowns on Spring and Summer Clothing…25-50% off.  Refreshments in the store.
Blue Moose Trading Company | 1299 Washington Avenue | 303-271-1199 | Map
Sampling & Discount on Sweetwood Jerky
Café 13  |  1301 Arapahoe Street  | 303-278-2225  |  Map
Summer Community Celebration, 5-8PM
Creekside Jewelers  | 1206 Washington Ave  |  303-279-4246  |  Map
40% off Bulova, Caravelle, and Citizen watches
Ghost Tour & Pub CrawlFriday Only.  Meet at 7:15 in front of the Old Capitol Grill, 1122 Washington Avenue.  You must buy your tickets online, ahead of time.  Buy Here.
Golden Goods  |  1201 Washington Ave  |  (303) 216-2123  |  (Map
Candy samples and 15% discount on all animal inflatables
Golden Moon Speakeasy | 1111 Miners Alley | 720-638-1155 | Map
Live Music:  Friday – David Booker, 7PM; Saturday – Andrew Wynne, 8PM
Golden Sweets | 1299 Washington Avenue | 303-271-1199 | Map
Sampling & Discount on Peanut Butter Cups
Miners Alley Playhouse  |  1224 Washington Avenue, Suite 200  |  (303) 935-3044  |  Map</a >Opening weekend for Lend Me a Tenor – performances at 7:30 both evenings.
Spinster Sisters  |  1116 Washington Ave |  303.827.9371 |  Map
Spend $30, receive a free B&B Soap, at Spinster Sisters
Spirits in the Wind Gallery | 1211 Washington Ave | 303-279-1192 | Map
Wine sales by Colorado Kingman Winery and Navajo weaving and jewelry show both nights.  7PM Friday talk: History of Navajo Weavings
Windy Saddle Café | 1110 Washington Ave | 303-279-1905 | Map
Slingin’ Paint in the Saddle – Mandalas with Art on the Brix

Entertainment on the Avenue
FREE CARRIAGE RIDES
by Clear Creek Carriages from 6-8PM.  Board on 12th Street, just west of Washington Avenue.
LIVE MUSIC ON THE SIDEWALKS – Check the Golden Weekends Facebook page for details on this weekend’s artists!

Golden Weekend Celebration: July 6th

July 6, 2018

The merchants are celebrating Golden Weekends again tonight.  Come down for a free carriage ride (sponsored by the merchants and the Golden Super Cruise) and enjoy the musicians playing in front of the stores.  Note:  Most of the stores are open until 8PM.  The carriage rides are available from 6-8PM.

Make sure you visit the stores & restaurants because they have all SORTS of sales, specials, and samples lined up for your delight!  Look for the gold balloons to identify the participating stores.  Here’s what’s happening on July 6th, 5-8PM:

Ace Hi Tavern  |  1216 Washington Ave  |  303-279-9043
Happy Hour from 3-7PM, Karaoke starting at 9PM.
Avenue Gifts  |  1212 Washington  |  303-279-0200  |  Map
Samples of local food products
Baby Doe’s  |  1116 Washington Ave  |  303-279-8100  |  Map
Refreshments in the store.
Blue Moose Trading Company | 1299 Washington Avenue | 303-271-1199 | Map
20% off all Black and White Signs; open every day 10AM-9PM
Café 13  |  1301 Arapahoe Street  | 303-278-2225  |  Map
Summer Community Celebration, 5-8PM
Creekside Jewelers  | 1206 Washington Ave  |  303-279-4246  |  Map
40% off Bulova, Caravelle, and Citizen watches
Ghost Tour & Pub Crawl – Meet at 7:15 in front of the Old Capitol Grill, 1122 Washington Avenue.  You must buy your tickets online, ahead of time.  Buy Here.
Golden Goods  |  1201 Washington Ave  |  (303) 216-2123  |  (Map
Candy samples and 15% discount on all camp chairs
Golden Moon Speakeasy | 1111 Miners Alley | 720-638-1155 | Map
Live Music: John Adam Smith, 8-11PM
Golden Quilt Company | 1108 Washington Avenue | Golden, CO  80401 | 303-277-0717  |  Map
Quilt ’til You Wilt beginning at 5PM
Golden Sweets | 1299 Washington Avenue | 303-271-1199 | Map
Candy sampling; open every day 11AM – 10PM
Murder, Mayhem & Madness Tour
Meet in front of the Visitors Center at 10th & Washington at 8PM.
Red Wagon Gift and Garden Shop  |  1118 Washington Ave.  |  303-278-3994  |  Map
Giving away Free Trade magnets from Kenya
Spinster Sisters  |  1116 Washington Ave |  303.827.9371 |  Map
Spend $30, receive a free B&B Soap, at Spinster Sisters
Spirits in the Wind Gallery | 1211 Washington Ave | 303-279-1192 | Map
Wine sales by Colorado Kingman Winery.
Windy Saddle Café | 1110 Washington Ave | 303-279-1905 | Map
Slingin’ Paint in the Saddle – Mandalas with Art on the Brix
Your Ashtanga Yoga Studio | 612 10th Street | Map
First Friday Couple’s Meditation and Connect Yoga Workshop

Entertainment on the Avenue
FREE CARRIAGE RIDES
by Clear Creek Carriages from 6-8PM.  Board on 12th Street, just west of Washington Avenue.
LIVE MUSIC ON THE SIDEWALKS