Snowmass Balloon and Wine Festival

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Annual Balloon and Wine Festival September 12-14 A Tradition in Snowmass for 39 years Snowmass will become a hot air balloon Mecca with the highest altitude hot air balloon event in the country for the 39th Annual Snowmass Balloon Festival, September 12-14. Nearly thirty balloons will ascend upon the Snowmass mountain sky accentuating the beauty of an autumn weekend. The … [Read more...]

Gunnison – Crested Butte Summer Music Festivals

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Rocky Mountain Gold Rush & Fall Events in Gunnison-Crested Butte, Colorado Vinotok, Mt. Crested Butte Chili & Beer Festival, Crested Butte Film Festival & more Fall is a glorious time to visit the Colorado Rockies with amazing fall foliage displays, outdoor activities galore and a jam-packed calendar of events in the Gunnison-Crested Butte Valley.  Sneak in a … [Read more...]

Pumpkin Patch, Corn Maze, Halloween Fun in Colorado

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Colorado is enjoying another beautiful fall season and what better way to celebrate it than to take your family and head to the nearest fall festivals in the state with attractions including pumpkin patches, cornfield mazes, and haunted houses. Fall Festivals, Pumpkin Patch, Corn Maze Halloween Holiday Fun 2014 If you have any to add please do so in the comments below. … [Read more...]

Things to do in Colorado this Fall

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There’s still another month’s worth of summer fun to be had at Colorado’s mountain resorts before the colors begin to change, the night air becomes crisp, and the minds of  alpine enthusiasts begin to wander towards tune-ups, new gear, pass purchases, and early snowstorms. Many resorts are offering great summer activities and lodging specials through the end of September. FALL … [Read more...]

Steamboat Springs CO Summer Calendar of Events

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Summer Events in Steamboat Springs CO May 25-28 Summer begins on Memorial Day weekend with the Yampa River Festival and Paddling Life Invitational. Watch the best men and women kayakers in the world compete for cash, prizes, and year-long bragging rights. Mountain Bike Race Schedule Summer 2014 Steamboat Springs Running Series Summer of 2014 Summer 2014 Sat, May … [Read more...]

Royal Gorge Dinner Train ads engineer rides & new menu

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Colorado’s Royal Gorge Route Railroad is open The train leads your through the winding 1,000-foot deep canyon by a newer, turbo-charged GP40-2 diesel-electric locomotive, which offers greater fuel economy and efficiencies, and gives you amazing views of the famed Royal Gorge including the view from below the worlds highest suspension bridge. Ride up front with the Train … [Read more...]

Black Hawk Casino and Lodging Information

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Black Hawk has more casinos than Atlantic City, New Jersey and it's certainly in a gorgeous spot. The The list below links to each casino and states if they have slot machines, Black Jack Tables, Poker, Craps Tables and Roulette Wheels. Black Hawk has worked hard to maintain the original historic look of this mining town in the foothills of Denver. List of Casinos … [Read more...]

Estes Park Elk Fest is a GO!

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Elk Fest September 28 & 29, 2013 *** UPDATE: Elk Fest is currently on as scheduled! Travel to Estes Park is limited to the Peak to Peak Scenic Byway (Highways 7, 72 & 119) Please visit this page for more map information.  The haunting call of the bull elk fills the Estes Valley during the early days of fall.  The call begins with deep, resonant tones that rise … [Read more...]

Telluride Colorado

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TELLURIDE BLUES & BREWS FESTIVAL Renowned as one of the most scenic and intimate music festivals in the country, Telluride Blues & Brews takes place in the world-famous resort town of Telluride, Colorado, in the heart of the Rocky Mountains. Blues & Brews is a three-day celebration of blues, funk, jam bands, indie, rock, gospel and soul performances - accompanied … [Read more...]

OktoberWest Oktoberfest in Steamboat Springs Colorado

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OktoberWest - Steamboat Springs Favorite Fall Event Pedaling Posse Parade To kick off the weekend, join us for the Pedaling Posse Parade down Lincoln Avenue. This family-friendly event features a short loop through downtown. Decorated two wheeled transportation and costumes are highly encouraged for the Friday night event. Prizes will be awarded for the best individual and … [Read more...]

Frisco Good Bye to Summer Bike Festival

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Frisco’s good bye to summer bike festival features a dual slalom race and the super happy fun day jam Saturday September 15, 2012  @ 9 a.m. On Saturday, September 15, 2012, the Frisco Bike Park will be hosting the “Goodbye to Summer Bike Festival”.  This exciting new festival will feature two events, a Dual Slalom Race and the Super Happy Fun Day Jam.  Day of registration … [Read more...]

Vail Valley Beaver Creek Fall Events

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Vail Valley and Beaver Creek have fun things to do for the whole family all year long. Head to the hills and catch the Aspens Changing or enjoy one of the many festivals and events listed below. Beaver Creek Vail Valley Colorado Fall Events From Culinary events to dance, adventure racing you’ll find something to tickle your fancy for year round adventure in the Rocky … [Read more...]

Oktoberfest in Breckenridge Colorado

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Breckenridge Oktoberfest ads a Friday street party to the annual fall festival. To celebrate the Friday addition, event organizers are offering two free beers with pre-purchase of a stein and beer package, which must be picked up Friday. Also new for 2012, Sevens Restaurant will host the Brewmaster’s Dinner and guests will arrive at the mountainside location via the … [Read more...]

Colorado Fall Festivals 2012 Calendar of Events

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Fall Festivals in Colorado 2012 Labor Day Weekend Events in Colorado 2012 August 24 - September 3, 2012 - Colorado State Fair - Pueblo, CO August 30 - September 3, 2012 - Labor Day Weekend Jazz Party - Vail, CO August 31 - September 3, 2012 (Labor Day Weekend) A Taste of Colorado - Denver, CO Smoke 'n Brew BBQ Festival - Parker CO Four Corners Bike Rally & … [Read more...]

Harvest Free Fall Fun in Colorado Springs CO

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Enjoy Regional Food, Wine and  Fall Festivities in Colorado Springs The golden hues of the Colorado aspen trees are starting to peek through the summer green and temperatures are growing cooler each day. This means fall is just around the bend along with some seasonal celebrations in the Colorado Springs region. Harvest an eyeful of gorgeous colors with some leaf peeping, … [Read more...]

Vail Beaver Creek summer events and things to do in Vail Valley

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Vail Valley and Beaver Creek have loads of fun things to do for the whole family all summer long. Escape the heat of everywhere else and head to the hills. Beaver Creek Vail Valley Colorado Summer Events From Culinary events to dance, adventure racing and the USA Pro Cycle Challenge in August of 2012 you'll find something to tickle your fancy for a summer adventure in the … [Read more...]

Steamboat Springs CO Summer of Fun 2012

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One week not to miss is June 30th through July 8th. Steamboat does Fourth of July right with a classic hometown celebration alongside unique events from the Parade downtown to the Nordic Jumping exhibition at Howelsen Hill to the historic Cattle Drive down Lincoln Avenue. Finishing out the week is the most colorful weekend in Steamboat, the 32nd Annual Hot Air Balloon Rodeo and … [Read more...]