Pet Parade, Farmers Market, Dinosaur Discovery, Fire Department, Breweries, Music

September 8, 2018

The Farmers Market runs from 8AM-1PM today. I’ll be there, representing the Golden Cultural Alliance, so if you have any questions about the museums, the symphony, the choir, Golden Landmarks, the Visitors Center, the Library, the Chamber, the Nature Center, Miners Alley, or West Side Live, Golden Beer Talks, or the Cowboy Gathering, stop by the Golden Cultural Alliance booth this morning!

Also today:

9-11AM Adventure Van Meet Up
10AM – 2PM Toby’s Costume Parade & Fair
10AM – 2PM Dinosaur Discovery Day
10AM – 2PM Safety and Preparedness Day at the Fire Department
10AM – 3PM National Electric Drive Week Event

Goldenfest at Golden City Brewery

Brewery News
Today from 11AM-7PM, the Golden City Brewery will host their 18th annual GOLDENFEST, which is a fund-raiser that benefits the Golden Fire Department.

Cannonball Creek will run Pepperpalooza today from 12-11PM, with chili beers, on-site green chili roasting, and live music.

This is the final day for New Terrain Brewing’s 2nd Anniversary extravaganza, Wanderfest.

Coda Brewing is having their Grand Opening today from 12-9PM.

Today’s Live Music:
Dirty Dogs Roadhouse – Tony Rosario at 12PM
Wrigley’s Chicago Bar & Grill – Tripwire, 3-7PM
Ace Hi Tavern – Karaoke at 9PM
Cannonball Creek Brewing Company – The One and Only Jon Ham, 7PM
Dirty Dogs Roadhouse – Vince Converse Band, 1PM
Band of Brothers – 5PM
Golden Moon Speakeasy – Half Pint & The Growlers, 8PM
New Terrain Brewing Company – Wanderfest – The Big Wu, Dead Larry, Pat Ferguson Band, Great Salmon Famine, Thunder & Rain
Table Mountain Inn Grill & Cantina – Live Music Saturday, 5PM
Wrigley’s Chicago Bar & Grill – Mass Hipster, 4-8PM

Golden Volunteer Fire DepartmentHave you ever considered joining the Golden Volunteer Fire Department?  They’re having an open house tomorrow from 11AM-2PM for people who might be interesting in joining them.    Learn more….

Preview of July Events

July 1, 2018

4th of July Celebration - Golden Colorado

Learn more about any of these events by checking the Goldentoday.com Calendar of Events.

JULY HIGHLIGHTS
4th of July Celebration in Lions Park
Miners Alley Playhouse
– Lend Me a Tenor Opens July 12th
Foothills Art Center – Arts Week July 16-22
Buffalo Bill Days – July 27-29

MUSEUM EXHIBITS
American Mountaineering Museum
Fred Doar Portraits
Buffalo Bill Museum
A Visit to the Wild West
Foothills Art Center
Finding Home through 7/8
Charles El Burchfield, Resounding Roar through 7/29
Amuse Yeux: Miniatures through 8/5
Golden History Museum
Discovery Awaits
Rocky Mountain Quilt Museum
Rooted in Tradition Revisited and Hollis Chatelain “Stories of West Africa” through 7/21

WEEKLY EVENTS
Tuesday
Trail Runs with FRCC
Wednesday
Track Workouts with FRCC
Friday
Open Studio at Foothills Art Center
Vaccine, License & Microchip Clinic
Saturday
Farmers Market
Morning Runs with FRCC
Sunday
Morning Rides with FRCC
Polka Lovers Club

1
Adult Makers Guild at the Library
3
English Paper Piecing at the Quilt Museum
South Golden Merchant’s Meeting
4
4th of July Ice Cream Social at the Applewood Valley United Methodist Church
Lions Club 4th of July Festival
5
Goat Challenge #3
7
Coffee with Councilor Charis-Graves
Golden Super Cruise
International Dinner – Elks Lodge
8
Bill & Louisa Cody at the Buffalo Bill Museum
Sunday at the Quilt Museum
9
Wild Senses at the Library
Golden Safety Academy (run, hide, fight)
10
Power Lunch Lecture at NREL
Golden Writing Circle
Golden Beer Talks – Response to Drought
12
Preschool Nature Nuts: Terrific Trees
Leadership Golden Meet & Greet
Golden Summer Jam
Preview night for Lend Me A Tenor
13
Free Legal Advice – Elder Law & Probate
Historic Brewing at the History Center
14
Preschool Nature Nuts: Terrific Trees
Dinosaur Express Train at the RR Museum
Golden Sketch Walk
16
NREL Walking Campus Tour
17
Downtown Merchants Assn Mtg
Storytime & Craft at the RR Museum
Library Book Group
18
Library for All
Rattlesnake Safety & Awareness
19
Goat Challenge #4
20
Buying & Selling Online – library
21
Botanical Field Trip
Golden History Roundtable at the Library: Goosetown by GLA President Bill Litz
22
Bill & Louisa Cody at the Buffalo Bill Museum
Local Harvest Dinner w/GoFarm at the History Park
23
Vietnam War at the History Museum
24
Instrument Petting Zoo at the Library
Ready Beti Series: Safety. Hacks. Skills
Tattoo Talk at the Library
Front Porch Golden Book Club
25
Ukulele Weds at the Library
Everything Dinosaur Talk: Iguanodonts
Intro to Hiking Safely
26
Grand Camp at the RR Museum
Library for All
27
Teen Throwback: Upcycle old CDs – library
Murder Mystery Outdoor Theater at the RR Museum
Buffalo Bill Days
28
Buffalo Bill Days Pancake Breakfast
Buffalo Bill Days Parade
Beginning Ukulele at the Library
Murder Mystery Outdoor Theater at the RR Museum
29
Buffalo Bill Days Car Show, Muttin Bustin’, and Duck Rase
30
Golden’s Magic Mountain Archaeology: Part 2
31
Harry Potter Birthday Celebration – library
Ready Beti Series: Safety. Hacks. Skills
Golden Bike Cruise: Mustache Ride

Saturday Events

June 30, 2018

Colorado Haunted History Tour - Golden CO

8AM-1PM Farmers Market
9AM Yoga in the Park
10:15-10:45 Family Time at the Library
1-6PM America’s Beer Fest
5-8PM Golden Weekends Downtown
(free carriage rides, music, and store specials)
8PM Colorado Haunted History Tour

Saturday Live Music:
ACE HI TAVERN
– Karaoke, 9PM
OLD CAPITOL GRILL & SMOKEHOUSE
– Eric Lane 7PM
DIRTY DOGS ROADHOUSE
– Hardcore Troubadours, 12-4PM
– Blues Plate Special, 5-9PM
WRIGLEY’S CHICAGO BAR & GRILL
– Outliers, 4-8PM

Sunday Live Music:
DIRTY DOGS ROADHOUSE
– Tony Rosario, 12-4PM
WRIGLEY’S CHICAGO BAR & GRILL
– Oren, 3-7PM
WASHINGTON AVENUE
– Derek Hall & Donny Dark, 5-8pm
– Jubilant Bridge, 5-8pm