October Highlights

Happy first day of October!  Here are some Golden events that you may want to get on  your schedule.  Details of these and lots of other events are available in our calendar.

Date Event
2 One Book One Golden Finale – a visit by author Kent Haruf
4 Last Street Fair of the Year
4-6 Radical Reels Film Festival at the Mountaineering Center
5 Last Farmers Market of the Year
  2nd Annual Tour of Solar Homes
  Final Official Super Cruise on South Golden Road
  40th Annual Kiwanis wine tasting (funds scholarships for GHS students to attend CSM)
6 Golden Gallop 5K and 10K run to benefit the Golden School Foundation
8 Golden Beer Talks (inaugural event!)
10 New Business Ribbon Cutting for Barrels & Bottles
11 Golden Community Cinema – Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory
  Geology Museum Silent Auction of minerals, rocks, & gems
12 10th Annual ChiliFest at the Golden City Brewery
  Black & White Night at the Golden History Museum
13 Sunday at the Museum lecture at the Quilt Museum
16 Business Ribbon Cutting for Brand Evolutions West
  Comedy Night at Miners Alley
17 Jefferson Symphony & Blue Moon Brewing Tasting Event
18 Colorado Rails & Cocktails at the Railroad Museum
19 14th Annual Family Health Fair
  Knock Your Boots Off Beer Tasting & Chili Cook-Off
20 Jefferson Symphony Concert Season Opener
23-26 City of Golden Brush Collection
24 Thirsty Third Thursday and Yeti Night
25-27 Closing weekend for I Never Promised You a Rose Garden at Miners Alley
26-27 Trick or Treat Train at the Railroad Museum
27 Sandra Dallas book signing at the Quilt Museum
29 Last Golden (Bicycle) Cruise of the Year…theme: Zombies!
31 Halloween Crazy Days in downtown Golden
  Golden Community Cinema – Ghostbusters