• 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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  • 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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  •  USA Pro Challenge

    Visit Golden for Stage 7 of the USA Pro Cycling Challenge. Watch the men as they climb Lookout Mountain and race under the Welcome to Golden arch.

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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

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10:00 am “The Great Train Robbery” @ Colorado Railroad Museum
“The Great Train Robbery” @ Colorado Railroad Museum
Aug 30 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
"The Great Train Robbery”  @ Colorado Railroad Museum  | Golden | Colorado | United States
The Great Train Robbery at The Colorado Railroad Museum The story of Colorado’s railroads is one of perseverance, daring and ingenuity—it is the story of settling and taming the Wild West. Celebrate the Wild West at “The Great Train Robbery” on the weekend of August 29 and 30 at the Colorado Railroad Museum. The Great Train Robbery will feature a whole slew of outlaws, lawmen, ladies and gentlemen as re-enactors bring the 1880′s Colorado railroad experience to life with train robberies and sharp shooting exhibitions. Also, don’t miss Blacksmith Sam, leather crafts and Native American storytelling. Listen to the songs and tall tales of cowboy poetry as cowboy’s reminisce about […]
3:00 pm Live Music Saturdays & Sundays @ Wrigley's Chicago Bar & Grill
Live Music Saturdays & Sundays @ Wrigley's Chicago Bar & Grill
Aug 30 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Live Music Saturdays & Sundays @ Wrigley's Chicago Bar & Grill | Golden | Colorado | United States
Live music Saturday & Sunday  nights at Wrigley’s Chicago Bar & Grill.  Wrigley’s has Chicago style food and a friendly crowd. They also have a spacious patio for a place to sit back, sip a cocktail and enjoy the live music. Check out their musical calendar! August 29: PJ Zahn Band 3:00 to 7:00 p.m. Augus 30: Box Car Eddy 3:00 to 7:00 p.m.
7:00 pm Live Music @ Golden Moon Speakeasy
Live Music @ Golden Moon Speakeasy
Aug 30 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Live Music  @ Golden Moon Speakeasy | Golden | Colorado | United States
Golden Moon Speak  has live music every week.  Check out their musical line up this week!   Golden Moon Speak is a speakeasy style tasting room and cocktail lounge for Golden Distillery. Please note:  Thursday live musical performances will run from 7 – 10 pm and Friday and Saturday from 8 – 11 pm. This week’s music! Friday: Heruka Joe & The Heroes 8-11 Saturday: Aural Elixir 8-11   When in Golden, make sure to visit the Golden Moon Distillery and plan a Golden visit by clicking here!
Sep
3
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7:00 pm Live Music @ Golden Moon Speakeasy
Live Music @ Golden Moon Speakeasy
Sep 3 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Live Music  @ Golden Moon Speakeasy | Golden | Colorado | United States
Golden Moon Speak  has live music every week.  Check out their musical line up this week!   Golden Moon Speak is a speakeasy style tasting room and cocktail lounge for Golden Distillery. Please note:  Thursday live musical performances will run from 7 – 10 pm and Friday and Saturday from 8 – 11 pm. This week’s music! Friday: Heruka Joe & The Heroes 8-11 Saturday: Aural Elixir 8-11   When in Golden, make sure to visit the Golden Moon Distillery and plan a Golden visit by clicking here!
Sep
4
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5:00 pm Live Music Every Friday @ Wrigley's Chicago Bar & Grill
Live Music Every Friday @ Wrigley's Chicago Bar & Grill
Sep 4 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Live Music Every Friday  @ Wrigley's Chicago Bar & Grill | Golden | Colorado | United States
Live music every Friday night at Wrigley’s Chicago Bar & Grill.  Wrigley’s has Chicago style food and a friendly crowd. They also have a spacious patio for a place to sit back, sip a cocktail and enjoy the live music. Check out their musical calendar! August 28: Dave Frisk
Sep
2
Wed
5:30 pm Neil Diamond Tribute @ The Briarwood Inn
Neil Diamond Tribute @ The Briarwood Inn
Sep 2 @ 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Neil Diamond Tribute @ The Briarwood Inn | Golden | Colorado | United States
Don’t miss the Neil Diamond Tribute event on September 3rd! Dinner and dancing, a three course meal and a wonderful night on the outdoor patio.  The Briarwood Inn  offers fine dining in the breathtaking foothills of the Rocky Mountains! Check out their delectable menu and special events. To plan a visit, book a hotel room, make a dining reservation or learn about Golden’s shops, click here.
Sep
4
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10:00 am Learn to Quilt! @ Golden Quilt Company
Learn to Quilt! @ Golden Quilt Company
Sep 4 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Learn to Quilt! @ Golden Quilt Company | Golden | Colorado | United States
Learn to Quilt! Learn all the ins and outs of quilt making in this learn to quilt class. From choosing fabric to putting on the borders, all the basics will be covered.  Make this year’s Christmas presents! Class size is limited. The Golden Quilt Company offers an array of sewing and quilting classes.  Check their website for details.  
Sep
5
Sat
4:00 pm Mines Little Theater Presents: A... @ Clear Creek History Park
Mines Little Theater Presents: A... @ Clear Creek History Park
Sep 5 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Mines Little Theater Presents: Agamemnon @ Clear Creek History Park | Golden | Colorado | United States
The Mines Little Theater presents: Agamemnon.  The performances will be outside the hay barn at Clear Creek History Park on Sept. 5 and again on Sept  6, at 4:00 pm.  Mark your calendar now to see  Mines Little Theater present the Greek tragedy of B.C. 458, Agamemnon.
Sep
6
Sun
4:00 pm Mines Little Theater Presents: A... @ Clear Creek History Park
Mines Little Theater Presents: A... @ Clear Creek History Park
Sep 6 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Mines Little Theater Presents: Agamemnon @ Clear Creek History Park | Golden | Colorado | United States
The Mines Little Theater presents: Agamemnon.  The performances will be outside the hay barn at Clear Creek History Park on Sept. 5 and again on Sept  6, at 4:00 pm.  Mark your calendar now to see  Mines Little Theater present the Greek tragedy of B.C. 458, Agamemnon.
Sep
9
Wed
10:00 am Walking Tour: Courthouse Hill & ... @ Golden History Museum
Walking Tour: Courthouse Hill & ... @ Golden History Museum
Sep 9 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Walking Tour: Courthouse Hill & Colorado School of Mines  @ Golden History Museum | Golden | Colorado | United States
Walking tour of Courthouse Hill and School of Mines. – Learn about the early industries of Golden, the history of the School of Mines, and Courthouse Hill mansions and the fascinating stories of Adolph Coors and Goosetown. Historian Ed Weising will guide walkers through some of the buildings on the campus of the Colorado School of Mines and near some of the historic mines in Golden. Walking tours leave from the Golden History Center. Be sure to choose the correct day from the drop down menu when registering: July 7, August 8, September 9, October  6. For ticketing, click here. While in Golden, be sure to visit the Golden History Center to see, […]

From the Blog

Golden, Lariat Loop Featured on National TV

Golden and the Lariat Loop National Scenic Byway to be featured on national television as part of the USA Pro Challenge Stage 7 men’s route on Sunday, August 23.

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Fun Facts about the USA Pro Challenge Men’s Stage 7 Route

Golden is hosting Stage 7 of the USA Pro Challenge on Sunday, August 23. Learn fun facts about the men’s route.

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