Event Calendar

August – September 2014

Aug
30
Sat
Golden Farmers Market @ Golden Library Parking Lot
Aug 30 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
Golden Farmers Market @ Golden Library Parking Lot | Golden | Colorado | United States

Local produce, Colorado wines, hand-spun cheeses, and freshly baked breads are just some of the many products you will find at Golden’s Farmers Market. Conveniently located in historic downtown Golden next to Clear Creek, the Farmer’s Market provides the perfect place to find Colorado’s finest foods while also providing an opportunity to enjoy Golden’s natural beauty.

The Farmer’s Market includes live music,  horse-drawn carriage rides  ( $4/pp) and activities for kids.  Garden décor, specialty treats, flowers and plants, and hard to find items fill up many of the booths. Enjoy and purchase fresh fruits and veggies, frozen fish and meats,  canned condiments and sweets,  plus wonderful pasta and unique cooking ingredients.

Cash, credit cards and checks are accepted.

Enjoy weekly demos from Jefferson County Master Gardeners, who will cover topics such as container vegetables, kids’ terrarium making, hanging baskets, rock gardening, bulbs, and more.

Free parking is available in Golden’s free parking garages along  Jackson Street between 11th and 12th, a few blocks from the market.

 

 

 

Folk, Fine and Funky: Buffalo Bill in Art @ Buffalo Bill Museum and Grave
Aug 30 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Folk, Fine and Funky: Buffalo Bill in Art @ Buffalo Bill Museum and Grave | Golden | Colorado | United States

Folk, Fine and Funky: Buffalo Bill in Art, includes folk art, fine art, and popular (funky) art depicting one of America’s most iconic characters.  Some of the art has been in the museum’s collection since it first opened in 1921 and has not been displayed for decades.  Other art pieces have been newly added to the collection in the past five years, such as a rare velvet painting of Buffalo Bill on horseback.

Several works of art are on loan, including a painting of Buffalo Bill taking the “first scalp for Custer” by contemporary Western artist Thom Ross and an unusual depiction of Cody by 19th century British illustrator Alick P.F. Ritchie.  The artwork will run the gamut from the serious to the strange but it will all depict Buffalo Bill’s life and legend.  

Buffalo Bill Museum & Grave, 987 Lookout Mountain Road, Golden, CO 80401. For more information call 303-526-0744.

 

Hot Rod Show @ Heritage Square Entertainment Village
Aug 30 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Hot Rod Show @ Heritage Square Entertainment Village | Golden | Colorado | United States

The Annual Hot Rod Show features entertainment for all…Hotrods, Classics, Rats, Trucks, Tractors, Street Rods, Race Cars, Bikes, and Military Vehicles. Prizes will be awarded for the  1 Best of Show, 10 Judged Awards, 10 People’s Choice awards, Dash Plaques for first 150 Cars, 50/50 and Door Prizes.  This is a benefit for Colorado Wounded Warriors.  Information on entering a vehicle in the show may be obtained by calling Randy Cheney. The entry fee is $15.00 (per vehicle)

 

 

 

The Odd Couple @ Miners Alley Playhouse
Aug 30 @ 7:30 pm
The Odd Couple @ Miners Alley Playhouse | Golden | Colorado | United States

The Odd Couple, by Neil Simon runs through August 24.  Live theater at its best! This hilarious play about super slob Oscar and neat freak Felix became a hit 70′s TV show.  This award winning comedy is one of Neil Simon’s funniest plays and will leave the crowd rolling in the aisles!

Miners Alley Playhouse is a professional theater in downtown Golden. With live theater, musicals, comedy, improv, concerts, and classes, Miners Alley Playhouse has been providing an entertainment center for audiences and an artistic home for artists in the greater Denver area for over twenty years.The box office and Lillie’s Lounge open one hour before the show.

Miners Alley Playhouse presents “The Odd Couple” Fridays and Saturdays @ 7:30 pm and Sundays @ 6 pm, July 18 through August 24. The closing performance is on August 24 and begins at the special time of 2:00 pm.   Call the box office 303-935-3044 for more information or ticket sales.  Miners Alley Playhouse, 1224 Washington Avenue (13th and Washington, 2nd floor entrance on 13th ) in Golden, CO.

Aug
31
Sun
Folk, Fine and Funky: Buffalo Bill in Art @ Buffalo Bill Museum and Grave
Aug 31 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Folk, Fine and Funky: Buffalo Bill in Art @ Buffalo Bill Museum and Grave | Golden | Colorado | United States

Folk, Fine and Funky: Buffalo Bill in Art, includes folk art, fine art, and popular (funky) art depicting one of America’s most iconic characters.  Some of the art has been in the museum’s collection since it first opened in 1921 and has not been displayed for decades.  Other art pieces have been newly added to the collection in the past five years, such as a rare velvet painting of Buffalo Bill on horseback.

Several works of art are on loan, including a painting of Buffalo Bill taking the “first scalp for Custer” by contemporary Western artist Thom Ross and an unusual depiction of Cody by 19th century British illustrator Alick P.F. Ritchie.  The artwork will run the gamut from the serious to the strange but it will all depict Buffalo Bill’s life and legend.  

Buffalo Bill Museum & Grave, 987 Lookout Mountain Road, Golden, CO 80401. For more information call 303-526-0744.

 

The Odd Couple @ Miners Alley Playhouse
Aug 31 @ 7:30 pm
The Odd Couple @ Miners Alley Playhouse | Golden | Colorado | United States

The Odd Couple, by Neil Simon runs through August 24.  Live theater at its best! This hilarious play about super slob Oscar and neat freak Felix became a hit 70′s TV show.  This award winning comedy is one of Neil Simon’s funniest plays and will leave the crowd rolling in the aisles!

Miners Alley Playhouse is a professional theater in downtown Golden. With live theater, musicals, comedy, improv, concerts, and classes, Miners Alley Playhouse has been providing an entertainment center for audiences and an artistic home for artists in the greater Denver area for over twenty years.The box office and Lillie’s Lounge open one hour before the show.

Miners Alley Playhouse presents “The Odd Couple” Fridays and Saturdays @ 7:30 pm and Sundays @ 6 pm, July 18 through August 24. The closing performance is on August 24 and begins at the special time of 2:00 pm.   Call the box office 303-935-3044 for more information or ticket sales.  Miners Alley Playhouse, 1224 Washington Avenue (13th and Washington, 2nd floor entrance on 13th ) in Golden, CO.

Sep
1
Mon
Folk, Fine and Funky: Buffalo Bill in Art @ Buffalo Bill Museum and Grave
Sep 1 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Folk, Fine and Funky: Buffalo Bill in Art @ Buffalo Bill Museum and Grave | Golden | Colorado | United States

Folk, Fine and Funky: Buffalo Bill in Art, includes folk art, fine art, and popular (funky) art depicting one of America’s most iconic characters.  Some of the art has been in the museum’s collection since it first opened in 1921 and has not been displayed for decades.  Other art pieces have been newly added to the collection in the past five years, such as a rare velvet painting of Buffalo Bill on horseback.

Several works of art are on loan, including a painting of Buffalo Bill taking the “first scalp for Custer” by contemporary Western artist Thom Ross and an unusual depiction of Cody by 19th century British illustrator Alick P.F. Ritchie.  The artwork will run the gamut from the serious to the strange but it will all depict Buffalo Bill’s life and legend.  

Buffalo Bill Museum & Grave, 987 Lookout Mountain Road, Golden, CO 80401. For more information call 303-526-0744.

 

Birthday Bash Coupons @ Three Tomatoes Steakhouse & Club
Sep 1 @ 3:00 pm
Birthday Bash Coupons @ Three Tomatoes Steakhouse & Club | Golden | Colorado | United States

Birthday Bash Coupons are at Three Tomatoes Steakhouse & Club at Fossil Trace.  Bring friends and family, and enjoy $30 of drinks on the house. Happy Birthday!

Birthday Bash: $30 bar tab on the date of your birthday| Must have a valid ID|Must be ON your birthday| Birthday person only (sorry, no sharing)| Tip not included| Alcohol only (from well to top shelf), not for food

Happy Hour:  3pm-6pm| Great discounts on wells, drafts, and house wine| Enjoy deals on “Small Plate” items from the menu

Ladies Night Out:  For the lovely ladies| $1 domestic drafts| $3 wells| $3 house wine| Tuesday evenings from 3 pm through close

BOGO FREE Barmen Pilsner: One per person| Barmen is offered at only a few bars and restaurants in and around Golden, CO| To ensure the full Barmen experience, bars and restaurants offering Barmen are requested to honor the traditional “German Seven-Minute Pour” and to serve the beer in the proper Barmen branded pilsner glass.

Three Tomatoes Steakhouse & Club at Fossil Trace offers an elegant atmosphere with spectacular views.  Plan a coworker get together or simply entertain a client, either way the professional staff at Three Tomatoes Steakhouse & Club at Fossil Trace will provide excellent service.

Voted AvidGolfer’s Reader’s Choice for Best Food at a golf course

 

 

Sep
2
Tue
Folk, Fine and Funky: Buffalo Bill in Art @ Buffalo Bill Museum and Grave
Sep 2 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Folk, Fine and Funky: Buffalo Bill in Art @ Buffalo Bill Museum and Grave | Golden | Colorado | United States

Folk, Fine and Funky: Buffalo Bill in Art, includes folk art, fine art, and popular (funky) art depicting one of America’s most iconic characters.  Some of the art has been in the museum’s collection since it first opened in 1921 and has not been displayed for decades.  Other art pieces have been newly added to the collection in the past five years, such as a rare velvet painting of Buffalo Bill on horseback.

Several works of art are on loan, including a painting of Buffalo Bill taking the “first scalp for Custer” by contemporary Western artist Thom Ross and an unusual depiction of Cody by 19th century British illustrator Alick P.F. Ritchie.  The artwork will run the gamut from the serious to the strange but it will all depict Buffalo Bill’s life and legend.  

Buffalo Bill Museum & Grave, 987 Lookout Mountain Road, Golden, CO 80401. For more information call 303-526-0744.

 

Mountainside Miniatures @ Foothills Art Center
Sep 2 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Mountainside Miniatures @ Foothills Art Center | Golden | Colorado | United States

Mountainside Miniatures, an annual national exhibition is coordinated by the Mountainside Art Guild and features over 100 two-dimensional paintings, all 35 square inches or smaller. This year’s juror, Joe McGinnis, taught art in Jefferson County Schools for 30 years and considers himself a colorist. McGinnis holds a BFA from Metropolitan State College and a Master’s degree in Creative Arts with an emphasis in Education from Leslie College in Cambridge, MA.

The Exhibition Dates are September 2 – November 21, 2014.  This exhibition features hours beyond the typical Community Gallery hours, to include weekends: Tuesday-Saturday, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm Sunday, 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm Monday, closed

Closures: Be sure to check the listing of days we are closed, on Foothills website.

Foothills Art Center has served as the center for art exhibitions, education and culture for the greater Golden community for over 40 years. Housed in two buildings on the National Register of Historic Places, FAC is known for showcasing diverse exhibitions in a unique setting. Afterwards, stroll down Washington Avenue to experience the hometown charm and vitality of Golden and more things to do.

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