A Taste of the West 2019 Sampler

By José R. Ralat

The issue I look forward to most each year is the October issue. It’s not a featuring surprise, really. The annual Taste of the West food feature runs in C&I’s October issue, and the feature is something I think almost constantly. Planning begins with one question: How do we make the next Taste of the West distinct from the previous editions.

This year, the third installment of Taste of the West, C&I has done something completely different. We’re giving you a guide to the food cities of the West… Read more…

Happy Halloween!

Witches Tea at the Briarwood InnPhoto by Dave Powers

The Briarwood Inn is offering their Witches Tea from 10AM-2PM.

The Trick or Treat Train will run at the Railroad Museum from 10-4.

Golden City Brewery celebrates their 22nd Anniversary today!  They are celebrating with a Halloween Costume Contest.

The Ace Hi Tavern, Cannonball Creek Brewing, The Spot, the Buffalo Rose, Urban Backyard, and the Golden Moon Speakeasy are all hosting Halloween celebrations.  See our Golden Halloween calendar for details and times.

Daylight Savings Time ends tonight.  Set your clocks back before you go to bed!

Where to Watch the Super Bowl

A bunch of bars and restaurants in Golden are hosting Super Bowl parties, complete with specials on food and drinks.  Among them: Urban Backyard, Wrigley’s Chicago Bar & Grill, Ace Hi Tavern, The Buffalo Rose, Barrels & Bottles Brewery, Golden City Brewery, Mountain Toad Brewing, and The Spot Bar & Grill.

Here’s one you may not have expected:  Miners Alley Playhouse is hosting a Super Bowl party!  From their Facebook page: If you are looking for a last minute Super Bowl Party, come join us at Miners Alley Playhouse. There is no charge, just a fun time. Come and cheer on our boys in orange in their 3rd Super Bowl victory, with everyone from Miners Alley Playhouse!!!!!!!