Weekend Events & Neighborhood Scoop

Every Friday check out what's taking place in and around the Boulder, Colorado community.

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Boulder

Munson Farm's Pumpkin Patch - Now-Oct 31, 9am-6:30pm – 7355 Valmont Rd, Boulder
If you are looking for the largest variety of winter squash, heirloom pumpkins, and other autumn goodies, visit Munson Farms! Enjoy picking from thousands of pumpkins and free hay wagon rides offered on the weekends.

Cottonwood Farm's Pumpkin Patch - Now-Oct 31 – 10 am-6pm- 1535 N 75th St, Boulder
Pick you own pumpkin and while you are there enjoy the animals, the authentic steam engine tractor, the straw bale maze and the corn maze at no charge. For $3 take a hay ride on a real farm wagon pulled by a tractor.

South Boulder Pumpkin Patch - Oct 20-23 and Oct 27-31 – 3485 Stanford Ct, Boulder
Not your average pumpkin patch! The South Boulder Pumpkin Patch is

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Aspen

DarkSide Ghost Tour

Guided walking tour through Aspen's tarnished past of Ghosts, Murder, and Mayhem. Find it at 320 E Hyman Ave. Open Tuesday & Friday nights in October.

Boulder

Escape Room

At the Mystery Box’s Boulder Escape Room, experience the real life adventure game that is sweeping the nation. Find clues, discover secret passage ways, and work together to escape Mystery Box’s Boulder Escape Room! At The Mystery Box ltd you will have to find your way through multiple doors, secret passage ways, and yes... cell bars! Find it at 1911 11th St.,  Suite #201 above the Walrus Saloon. Open around 1-7pm upon booking request.

Enigma Escape Rooms

Think fast! Enigma Escape Rooms are live-action, interactive puzzles that take

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The U-Pick culture in Colorado is strong, ranging from fun-seeking families to food sourcing fanatics! As of September 22nd, Fall 2017 has made its rainy debut! Many of us are settling into our weekday routines with scarves, books, and morning commutes.\Amidst the hum of this cozy season, our favorite fall “picks” are ripening by the day. Now that our beloved Palisade peaches are sadly out of season, Colorado apples and pumpkins have come to fill the void in our bellies! Here are a few nearby farms where you can pick your own.

Miller Farms - 9040 US Hwy 66, Platteville, CO 80651

Miller Farms' 20th season will be open until mid-November from 9am-6pm daily. There is a $2 admission fee that includes their petting zoo, climbing the hay pyramid, and

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Boulder Farmers Market - Saturday’s June 3 - Nov 18, 8 AM - 2 PM & Wednesday’s May 3 - Oct 4, 4 PM - 8 PM

Longmont Farmers Market, Saturday’s June 3 - Nov 18, 8 AM - 1 PM
With spring in full effect, the Boulder County Farmers Markets are in full swing! Bring your friends and family and head down to Central Park or Boulder County Fairgrounds and experience one of Boulder County’s finest traditions!

Summer Concert Series - June 3 - August 26 - 6 - 8 PM - The Orchard Town Center
Bring your lawn chairs down to The Orchard on Saturdays this summer and listen to Colorado’s favorite bands perform everything from pop and rock to R&B, jazz and country. Free for the whole family.

Bands on the Bricks - Wednesdays, June 7 - August 9 - Pearl Street Mall,

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Boulder Farmers Market, Saturday’s April 1 - Nov 18, 8 am - 2 pm & Wednesday’s May 3 - Oct 4, 4:00pm-8:00pm 

Longmont Farmers Market, Saturday’s April 1 - Nov 18, 8 am - 1 pm
With spring in full effect, the Boulder County Farmers Markets are in full swing! Bring your friends and family and head down to Central Park or Boulder County Fairgrounds and experience one of Boulder County’s finest traditions!

Trivia with Jeopardy! winner Jen Giles, May 4, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm, Longmont
Come to trivia night at SKEYE Brewing in Longmont hosted by Jeopardy! winner Jen Giles.

BVSD Day at the Market, May 6, 8 am - 2 pm, Boulder Farmers’ Market
Enjoy the Munchie Machine for breakfast including market sourced breakfast sandwiches, smoothies and more. From

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This year, make Mother's Day extra special by making the mom in your life a handmade gift. Mothers don’t want or need another gift from the mall, it’s just not as special as she is. Spending hundreds of dollars getting all the tools and materials to make a gift is just too costly and takes up too much space. Pay one small fee and get all the materials and tools you need to make a beautiful and unique gift.

Crafting Events

The crafting events are held both Saturday, May 6 and Sunday, May 7 and you can drop in anytime from 10am-2pm. Saturday’s event will be held at Community UCC, Boulder and Sunday’s will be held at Boulder Indoor Soccer. All projects take less than one hour to complete!

Unique Gifts

There are three different gift kit

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Denver Restaurant Week, Feb 24 - March 5, Denver Metro
Denver Restaurant Week is a 10-day celebration of the culinary scene in Denver. Participating restaurants will offer a multi-course dinner for the fixed price of $60 for two, or $30 for one (not including tax or gratuity).

Burton US Open Snowboarding Championships, Feb 28 - March 1, Vail
The world’s best will be competing at Golden Peak for the title in Half-pipe and Slope-style in the longest-running snowboarding competition in the world. Catch Olympic-level slope-style and half-pipe snowboarding competitions in Golden Peak by day, and enjoy free live concerts from headliner acts and more by night.

Boulder International Film Festival, March 3 - 5, Longmont Museum
The Boulder International

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Boulder Valentine's Day Events

We've got your covered for Valentine's Day! There is something for everyone including couples, families, and singles!

Romantic Dinners

The Art of Cheese, 505 Weaver Park Road, Suite E, in Longmont, will offer Valentine’s Day Wine Marinated Cheeses + Wine & Cheese Pairings 6:30pm - 8:30pm. Feb 14. Cost is $49.

Arugula Ristorante, 2785 Iris Ave., in Boulder will offer a Valentine’s Day special prix fix 4-course menu  Feb. 10-14. Cost is $79. Call 303.443.1365.  

Cafe Aion, 1235 Pennsylvania Ave., in Boulder will offer a Valentine’s special sharing menu Feb. 14. An abbreviated tapas menu also will be available at the bar. Cost is $95 per couple.

Colterra Food & Wine, 210 Franklin St., Niwot, will offer a three-course, prix-fixe Valentine’s

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CU Boulder Conference World Affairs

What is the Conference on World Affairs?

The Conference on World Affairs, or CWA for short, is a weeklong event featuring 200 panels, and over 100 speakers and performers touching on a wide range of topics from international affairs to pop culture. A typical panel discussion consists of 3-6 panelist, half experts, half non-experts, who are given a broad topic and are free to take their own direction, offering unique perspectives.

How can you attend the Conference on World Affairs?

All events at the CWA are free and students, faculty, staff, locals, and individuals from all around the world are welcomed and encouraged to attend. The 2017 CWA will be held on April 10-14, with most events being held on CU Boulder’s campus.

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Good Luck at the Alamo Bowl Buffs!
Alamo Bowl - CU Buffalos vs Oklahoma State - Dec 29, 7pm - San Antonio, TX

Zoo Lights - Now - Jan 1 - Denver Zoo
Zoo Lights span through 70 acres of the Denver Zoo, with nightly entertainment, animal encounters, Santa meet-and-greets and, of course, illuminated animal sculptures that swing through trees, jump across lawns hide in bushes and appear in places where they’re least expected.

Scrooge: Bah Humbug! - Now - Dec 28 - Jesters Dinner Theatre, Longmont
Come enjoy one of Longmont's most enduring holiday traditions! A unique spin on Charles Dickens' "A Christmas Carol" while enjoying a delicious meal! This family-friendly production is open throughout the month of December, purchase your tickets online now!

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