Event Calendar

May
4
Wed
National Travel & Tourism Week in Golden! @ Golden Vistor Center
May 4 all-day
National Travel & Tourism Week in Golden! @ Golden Vistor Center | Golden | Colorado | United States

National Travel & Tourism Week is annual event and Golden has planned a salute to the tourism industry to last all week! Visit Golden is partnering with the Golden Visitor Center to build awareness of the positive economic impact of tourism on Golden’s local economy. Mark the calendar with these important dates!

May 3, Golden Visitor Center Open house 11:30 – 1:00 pm The public is invited to attend a community celebration of the new and improved Golden Visitor Center.  Explore the regions premier Visitor Center as you snap photos with Golden mascots like Marvin the Miner, view the new Coors Brewery tour bus, and more! Enjoy a boxed lunch (while supplies last) at this special event celebrating all the new changes and upgrades.

May 4, Golden Visitor Center Volunteer Fair – Learn about volunteer opportunities at Golden’s local museums and cultural attractions.  The event is free and open to the public and includes food, drink and door prizes.80

May 6, Be a Tourist in Your Own City – Golden’s museums and cultural attractions will offer free admission for Golden residents within the zip codes of 80401, 80402, and 80403. Visit the Rocky Mountain Quilt Museum, Golden History Center, Buffalo Bill Museum & Grave, Colorado Railroad Museum,  and the Lookout Mountain Nature Center.

May 7, Guided hikes will be leaving from the Visitors Center at 10 am, 12 pm and 2 pm. Hikers can pick up trail maps, reusable water bottles, sunscreen and more! Learn about Golden’s extensive trail system. Pre-Register on our Face Book page.

 

Eating on the Rails: A Look at Dining on Railroads @ Colorado Railroad Museum
May 4 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Eating on the Rails: A Look at Dining on Railroads @ Colorado Railroad Museum | Golden | Colorado | United States

Eating on the Rails: A Look at Dining on Railroads! Food and eating has been an essential part of the train experience since trains first started transporting people. Join the Colorado Railroad Museum as they  explore the impact of Butcher Boys, Pullman cars, Fred Harvey and Dining cars on American culture. April 2016 thru January 2017.  For more information, click here.

Mountain Standard Clay Exhibition @ Foothills Art Center
May 4 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Mountain Standard Clay Exhibition @ Foothills Art Center | Golden | Colorado | United States

Mountain Standard Clay at Foothills art Center!   This exhibition replaces Foothills Art Center’s longstanding biennial exhibition, Colorado Clay.  Included in this exhibition will be juried and invited ceramic artists all who hail from the Mountain Standard Time Zone.  April 16 – June 12, 2016. Photo: Cloud Bottle by Sam Chung

Mountain Standard Clay Exhibition Preview  April 15, 5:00 – 8:00 pm

Hours: Tuesday – Saturday, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm -Sundays, 12:00 – 5:00 pm – Closed on Mondays. Foothills Art Center offers adult and kid education classes as well as lectures and discussions with an art related theme.  www.foothillsartcenter.org

Nature Nuts @ Lookout Muntain Nature Center
May 4 @ 10:15 am – 11:15 am
Nature Nuts @ Lookout Muntain Nature Center | Golden | Colorado | United States

Nature Nuts is an ongoing program for ages 3-5 yrs with an adult. Program times. themes and dates change monthly so make sure to check the Lookout Mountain Nature Center website for the most current information.  Registration for the programs opens at 9:00 AM one month before the date of the program.  http://jeffco.us/open-space/parks/lookout-mountain-nature-center/

 

Golden Volunteer Fair @ Golden Visitor Center
May 4 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Golden Volunteer Fair @ Golden Visitor Center | Golden | Colorado | United States

The Golden Volunteer Fair provides an opportunity to learn about volunteer opportunities at Golden’s local museums and cultural attractions. The event will be free and open to the public and include food (while supplies last), drinks and door prizes.

 

Free Trivia Night @ Woody’s Wood Fired Pizza @ Woody's Wood Fired Pizza
May 4 @ 9:00 pm – May 5 @ 6:00 pm
Free Trivia Night @ Woody's Wood Fired Pizza @ Woody's Wood Fired Pizza | Golden | Colorado | United States

Free Trivia nights at Woody’s Wood Fired Pizza.  Open to all and free to play. Get a team together and come play free trivia! The fun starts at 9pm on Sunday and Wednesday nights.

 

May
5
Thu
National Travel & Tourism Week in Golden! @ Golden Vistor Center
May 5 all-day
National Travel & Tourism Week in Golden! @ Golden Vistor Center | Golden | Colorado | United States

National Travel & Tourism Week is annual event and Golden has planned a salute to the tourism industry to last all week! Visit Golden is partnering with the Golden Visitor Center to build awareness of the positive economic impact of tourism on Golden’s local economy. Mark the calendar with these important dates!

May 3, Golden Visitor Center Open house 11:30 – 1:00 pm The public is invited to attend a community celebration of the new and improved Golden Visitor Center.  Explore the regions premier Visitor Center as you snap photos with Golden mascots like Marvin the Miner, view the new Coors Brewery tour bus, and more! Enjoy a boxed lunch (while supplies last) at this special event celebrating all the new changes and upgrades.

May 4, Golden Visitor Center Volunteer Fair – Learn about volunteer opportunities at Golden’s local museums and cultural attractions.  The event is free and open to the public and includes food, drink and door prizes.80

May 6, Be a Tourist in Your Own City – Golden’s museums and cultural attractions will offer free admission for Golden residents within the zip codes of 80401, 80402, and 80403. Visit the Rocky Mountain Quilt Museum, Golden History Center, Buffalo Bill Museum & Grave, Colorado Railroad Museum,  and the Lookout Mountain Nature Center.

May 7, Guided hikes will be leaving from the Visitors Center at 10 am, 12 pm and 2 pm. Hikers can pick up trail maps, reusable water bottles, sunscreen and more! Learn about Golden’s extensive trail system. Pre-Register on our Face Book page.

 

Eating on the Rails: A Look at Dining on Railroads @ Colorado Railroad Museum
May 5 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Eating on the Rails: A Look at Dining on Railroads @ Colorado Railroad Museum | Golden | Colorado | United States

Eating on the Rails: A Look at Dining on Railroads! Food and eating has been an essential part of the train experience since trains first started transporting people. Join the Colorado Railroad Museum as they  explore the impact of Butcher Boys, Pullman cars, Fred Harvey and Dining cars on American culture. April 2016 thru January 2017.  For more information, click here.

Mountain Standard Clay Exhibition @ Foothills Art Center
May 5 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Mountain Standard Clay Exhibition @ Foothills Art Center | Golden | Colorado | United States

Mountain Standard Clay at Foothills art Center!   This exhibition replaces Foothills Art Center’s longstanding biennial exhibition, Colorado Clay.  Included in this exhibition will be juried and invited ceramic artists all who hail from the Mountain Standard Time Zone.  April 16 – June 12, 2016. Photo: Cloud Bottle by Sam Chung

Mountain Standard Clay Exhibition Preview  April 15, 5:00 – 8:00 pm

Hours: Tuesday – Saturday, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm -Sundays, 12:00 – 5:00 pm – Closed on Mondays. Foothills Art Center offers adult and kid education classes as well as lectures and discussions with an art related theme.  www.foothillsartcenter.org

Ladies Only Sample Tour (L.O.S.T.) @ Golden Chamber of Commerce
May 5 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Ladies Only Sample Tour (L.O.S.T.) @ Golden Chamber of Commerce | Golden | Colorado | United States

The Ladies only Sample Tour (L.O.S.T)  offers fabulous freebies from dozens of stores. Mothers, daughters, friends and girlfriends can enjoy this annual event as they get to know historic downtown Golden, Colorado. The Ladies Only Sample Tour also prints a bonus coupon book for future savings at participating businesses. Mark your calendar for the event on May 5, 2016. To plan a Golden visit, make a dining reservation, book a hotel room or learn about Golden’s shops, click here.

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