• Golden Ticket

    The Golden Ticket is your chance to SAVE and WIN at Golden businesses just as a thank you for visiting Golden. The Golden Ticket is your passport for fun, exciting entertainment, delicious food and drink and great deals!

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  • Golden Visitors Center

    Stop by the Golden Visitors Center to pick up informational brochures, grab directional maps or learn suggestions for things to see and do.

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  • Coors Brewery Tours

    If you think Golden is refreshing, wait until you tour the Coors Brewery, the largest single-site brewery in the world. The self-guided tour includes a ride through historic downtown Golden, beer tasting (for 21+) and a visit to the Coors & Co gift shop.

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  • Olde Golden Christmas

    Experience small town, authentic holiday charm at Olde Golden Christmas in historic downtown Golden. The month long magical celebration includes a candlelight walk, parades, free horse-drawn carriage rides, shopping, and more

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Welcome to Golden where you’ll discover our small town charm comes with world-class recreation; over 20 cultural attractions; affordable dining and eclectic shopping; and of course, the world’s largest single site brewery, the Coors Brewery Tour.

Plan Your Visit

Book a hotel room, make a reservation for dinner or find the perfect gift at one of Golden’s shops.

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Things to Do

Welcome to Golden where you’ll discover with our small town charm comes world-class recreation, including hiking, mountain-biking and water sports

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Coors Brewery Tour

Plan your visit to the Coors Brewery and discover our cool city and cold beer.

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About Golden Colorado

Welcome to Golden where you’ll discover our small town charm comes world-class recreation, including hiking, mountain-biking and water sports; over 20 cultural attractions; affordable dining and eclectic shopping; and of course, the world’s largest single site brewery, the Coors Brewery Tour.

Golden is a place of history mixed with contemporary fun. You can experience the Old West at the historic Clear Creek History Park, climb aboard the trains at the Colorado Railroad Museum or travel the Lariat Loop featuring Buffalo Bill’s Grave and Museum on Lookout Mountain, just to name a few of the adventures you can have in Golden.

No matter if you enjoy the arts or the outdoors, Golden is the place for adventure for the whole family. Our attractions rival any town in Colorado and with most being free, your next vacation won’t break the bank! Come Play in Golden with us and experience “Where the West Lives!”

Be sure to “follow” and “like” us on Twitter and Facebook, and we’ll keep you in the know on all Golden’s events and activities. You can also sign up for Golden’s monthly E-newsletter, the Golden Nugget, for deals, travel tips, local’s secrets and more.

To book your lodging or find a restaurant, we have everything you need to know in the “Plan Your Visit” section of the website. Save 5% to 20% off your next purchase with a Golden Ticket, available at the Visitors Center or on the Coors Brewery Tour. Win up to $500 cash when you scratch your Golden Ticket at over 85 participating businesses.

Upcoming Events

Jan
29
Thu
6:00 pm UllrGrass Music and Beer Festival @ Parfet Park
UllrGrass Music and Beer Festival @ Parfet Park
Jan 29 @ 6:00 pm – 1:00 am
UllrGrass Music and Beer Festival @ Parfet Park | Golden | Colorado | United States
UllrGrass Music and Beer Festival is a bluegrass music and beer festival held in the Rocky Mountain foothills of Golden, CO  from Jan 29  to Feb 1, 2015. The UllrGrass 2015 lineup features Peter Rowan & UllrGrass Allstars, Head for the Hills, Coral Creek, Repidgrass Quintet, The Drunken Hearts, Grant Farm and more. Performances will take place in venues throughout Golden, including an outdoor stage in Parfet Park, The Buffalo Rose, The Golden Hotel and Mountain Toad Brewery. It will be a magical weekend when the Norse God of snow comes to town to raise his drinking horn to craft beer, bluegrass music and a Colorado crowd who knows how […]
Jan
30
Fri
6:00 pm UllrGrass Music and Beer Festival @ Parfet Park
UllrGrass Music and Beer Festival @ Parfet Park
Jan 30 @ 6:00 pm – Jan 31 @ 11:00 am
UllrGrass Music and Beer Festival @ Parfet Park | Golden | Colorado | United States
UllrGrass Music and Beer Festival is a bluegrass music and beer festival held in the Rocky Mountain foothills of Golden, CO  from Jan 29  to Feb 1, 2015. The UllrGrass 2015 lineup features Peter Rowan & UllrGrass Allstars, Head for the Hills, Coral Creek, Repidgrass Quintet, The Drunken Hearts, Grant Farm and more. Performances will take place in venues throughout Golden, including an outdoor stage in Parfet Park, The Buffalo Rose, The Golden Hotel and Mountain Toad Brewery. It will be a magical weekend when the Norse God of snow comes to town to raise his drinking horn to craft beer, bluegrass music and a Colorado crowd who knows how […]
Jan
31
Sat
6:00 pm UllrGrass Music and Beer Festival @ Parfet Park
UllrGrass Music and Beer Festival @ Parfet Park
Jan 31 @ 6:00 pm – Feb 1 @ 11:00 am
UllrGrass Music and Beer Festival @ Parfet Park | Golden | Colorado | United States
UllrGrass Music and Beer Festival is a bluegrass music and beer festival held in the Rocky Mountain foothills of Golden, CO  from Jan 29  to Feb 1, 2015. The UllrGrass 2015 lineup features Peter Rowan & UllrGrass Allstars, Head for the Hills, Coral Creek, Repidgrass Quintet, The Drunken Hearts, Grant Farm and more. Performances will take place in venues throughout Golden, including an outdoor stage in Parfet Park, The Buffalo Rose, The Golden Hotel and Mountain Toad Brewery. It will be a magical weekend when the Norse God of snow comes to town to raise his drinking horn to craft beer, bluegrass music and a Colorado crowd who knows how […]
Jan
25
Sun
10:00 am 26th Annual Colorado Cowboy Gath... @ American Mountaineering Center
26th Annual Colorado Cowboy Gath... @ American Mountaineering Center
Jan 25 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
26th Annual Colorado Cowboy Gathering @ American Mountaineering Center | Golden | Colorado | United States
The Colorado Cowboy Gathering brings the country’s best cowboy poets, musicians,storytellers and comedians together for four days of pure Western entertainment! See headliners Dave Stamey and Eli Barsey.  The event also includes classes, workshops and branding event at the Clear Creek History Park.  Purchase tickets online. The Colorado Cowboy Gathering celebrates cowboy heritage, traditions and entertainment, which grew out of the traditions of workers on cattle drives.

From the Blog

Got Family in Town?

Golden offers a great deal of things to do with family in for the holidays from holiday parades to seasonal shopping.

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Golden’s Candlelight Walk

Golden’s Candlelight Walk is perfect free holiday activity for the whole family. Join us on December 5 for caroling and lighting of thousands of holiday lights along downtown Golden and Clear Creek.

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Golden Nugget of Fun

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Points of Interest

Traveling to Golden? We have four major highways (I-70, Hwy 6, Hwy 58 and C-470) that lead to Golden. No matter if you are coming from the East or West, North or South, Golden is conveniently located at the foothills of the Rockies just 20 minutes from downtown Denver.

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