A parade for the four-legged friends

By Christy Steadman

Guido the Magnificent is going to put his best paw forward as he leads the rest of his four-legged friends and their humans in this year’s pet parade… Read more…

Pups on Parade [next] Saturday!

Toby’s Pet Parade is an annual tradition that shines the spotlight on Golden pets while raising funds and awareness for the 12,000+ animals that Foothills Animal Shelter cares for annually. Dress up your pup and join about 2,000 other animal lovers for a parade and fair in downtown Golden on Saturday, September 7 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m… Read more…

Lots to Do & Tons of Music

The Golden High School football team WON last night’s homecoming game against Green Mountain.  Go Demons!

Toby’s Pet Parade is at 8:30 this morning, starting in Parfet Park, and pet fair will run in the park from 8-1.

The Golden Farmers Market runs from 8AM-1PM at 10th & Illinois, and the Neighborhood Market runs from 8AM-2PM at 15th & Jackson.

The Golden Backpack Program will celebrate the grand opening of their new Fresh Food Coop from 10AM-2PM at New Hope Community Church, 16800 9th Ave. (map).

Sleepy Hollow

Miners Alley Children’s Theater is opening their production of The Legend of Sleepy Hollow today, with performances at 11 and 1.  Ichabod Crane has come to Sleepy Hollow to teach, but what he learns there frightens him nearly out of his wits! Watch as Ichabod learns of the Legend of Sleepy Hollow and tries to escape the clutches of the Headless Horseman. $10 Call 303-935-3044 for more information.

There will be a Healthy Lands Open House from 12:30-3:30PM at the Jeffco Fairgrounds (map).  The afternoon open house will include calibration demonstrations, a plant ID booth, safety and label information booth, Colorado 4 Healthy Landscape booth and much more! Co-Sponsored by CWMA, Jefferson County Invasive Species Management and Jefferson Conservation District Admission is free.

Horse Protection League

Don’t forget DRAFTS WITH DRAFTS at the Horse Protection League!  The draft horses who give carriage rides in Golden will be hosting this event, which includes dinner, beer from Golden City Brewery, a band, door prizes, and carriage rides.  $20 admission, 5-7PM at the Horse Protection League.

New Terrain Brewing Company is celebrating their 1st Anniversary today with their Wanderfest event.  We are roping off the back driveway & expanding the stage for a party of incredible proportions. Join us for a killer live music lineup, special limited beer releases, drink discounts, outdoor beer tents, a family fun zone, food trucks, free photo booth fun, free cupcakes, & an exclusive Lyft ride discount code to assist in your travel needs to & from the fun! Today’s music include:

New Terrain Brewing Company Music: $10 ticketed event
1-2:30 PM Other Brothers
3-4:30 PM Super Magick
5-6:45 PM Coral Creek
7:15-9 PM Head for the Hills

Other music in town:

THE BUFFALO ROSE  – 4PM Chris Romero, 7PM Colorado Blues Society Presents JW – Jones
– Soul Time 8-11PM
– Tripwire 4-8PM

Two paws up for Toby’s Pet Parade & Fair this weekend!

Don’t miss the second annual Toby’s Pet Parade & Fair this Saturday, September 16 in downtown Golden, CO.

This is a great opportunity to dress up your dog in their snazziest costume and join us for a celebration to benefit Foothills Animal Shelter…  Read more…