Some Different Black Friday Offerings

Colorado State Parks are offering free admission on Black Friday (today)!  They’re calling it FRESH AIR FRIDAY.  This includes Golden Gate Canyon State Park, which is only 15 miles from Golden!

Foothills Animal Shelter is having a Black Friday Special today:  PICK YOUR OWN PRICE to adopt any pet!

The Christian Action Guild is having a Black Friday sale in their Thrift Shop today, at 14th and Ford Streets.  Sale items include Items include holiday decorations, clothing, shoes and toys.

Are you planning to go to the Colorado Cowboy Gathering in January?  They’re offering a Black Friday price on general admission tickets to their most popular shows:  40% OFF!  You must use the discount code 40off.  This discount will not be offered again.

A Christmas Carol at Miners Alley Playhouse

Miners Alley Playhouse is opening  A Christmas Carol tonight.

This hilarious, fast-paced adaptation uses only five actors to bring Dickens’ most beloved characters to life. From Scrooge and Tiny Tim to Bob Cratchit and Mrs. Fezziwig, Barlow’s A Christmas Carol uses nothing more than simple props, fun physicality, and the power of imagination to convey this timeless story of redemption. Witness Ebenezer Scrooge’s transformation from a stingy miser to a man who generously celebrates the spirit of the season all year long, in this brand new adaptation that is destined to become your favorite holiday celebration! For more information please visit

Performances are Thursday – Sunday, now through December 23rd.   Get your tickets now, because some performances are nearly sold out!

The Be a Tool 5K Elf Run is tomorrow morning at 8:30, on Washington Avenue.  It’s not too late to register!  You can register tomorrow from 7-8:15.  See the website for details.

I hope you’re planning to spend some time shopping in Golden tomorrow, during Small Business Saturday.  Golden’s businesses have lined up all sorts of discounts, sales, freebies, and treats for you!  If you take pictures as you shop and post them on social media, you could win a $100 shopping spree!