Halloween for Pets

Golden Mill Pet Costume Contest

The Golden Mill is running their Halloween Costume for Pets contest again.  Bring your pet into the Golden Mill in costume.  They’ll take a photo and post it on their Facebook page. The photo with the most Facebook “Likes” will win $100.  2nd place wins a $50 gift card to Woody’s Pizza, and 3rd place wins a huge gift bag full of treats.  All contestants will receive a treat bag for participating!  The contest runs October 27th through 31st.

Golden Mill | 1012 Ford Street | 303-279-1151 | Map

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Golden Halloween Traditions

The Golden Transcript published a good article about the Halloween attractions offered at Heritage Square:  Bootown, the Haunted Scarecrow Express, and Spider Mansion.  Here’s some good news:  Living Social is offering a discount that allows you to buy two passes to Bootown and the Scarecrow Express for the price of one.

The forecast calls for continued spectacular weather, so why not enjoy a Golden Halloween tradition at Heritage Square?

Heritage Square  |  18301 West Colfax Avenue  |  map

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Get Away…Conveniently

Table Mountain Inn

The Table Mountain Inn is offering a “Locals Rate” for a very limited time:  Sunday October 26th through Tuesday November 4th.  Traditional Room $99 | Grand Room $119 | Suite $169.  Those rates include a goodie bag!  The special rates are good for single or double occupancy.  A 7.5% tax will be added.

Call direct to reserve a room:  303-277-9898.  Book soon, as rooms available at this rate are limited.

Table Mountain Inn  | 1310 Washington Avenue | 303-277-9898

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Halloween in Golden!

Halloween Events in Golden

There are a lot of fun Halloween events coming up in the next ten days, including “Dem Bones” at the Lookout Mountain Nature Center, the Trick or Treat Train at the Railroad Museum, a Witches Tea at the Briarwood Inn, the costume contest for pets at the Golden Mill, Trick or Treat Street at the High School, Trick or Treat on Greek Street on the Mines Campus, Yeti night at the Mountaineering Museum, Scream (painting) at Art on the Brix, Dia de los Muertos at the Table Mountain Inn, the Haunted Physics Lab at Mines, Boo Town and Spider Mansion at Heritage Square, costume contests at the Buffalo Rose and the Ace Hi, and Halloween Crazy Days downtown.  See our Halloween calendar for all the details!

If your business or organization has a Halloween event that we’ve missed, let us know, and we’ll add it to the calendar!

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Natural Grocers is OPEN!

Natural Grocers in Golden Colorado

Our new Natural Grocers store officially opens Tuesday, October 21, with a Grand Opening Celebration that continues through November 1st. If you’re anxious to see the store, you’re in luck, because even though the official opening is tomorrow, they’re having a “soft” opening right now.  Visit the store, and check out their very appealing selection of produce and other natural and organic foods!

To celebrate the Grand Opening, they have several drawings going for prizes, including grass fed beef, a Cuisinart Food Processor, a Vitamix Blender, an iPad, an iPod, a bike, and a $500 gift card to Natural Grocers!  Be sure you stop by the store and enter your name.  Over the next several weeks, they’ve scheduled many cooking and nutrition events in the store.

The store hours are Mon-Sat 8AM-9:04PM, and Sun 8AM-7:06PM.

Natural Grocers  |  2401 East St.  |  303-279-2500  |  map

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Paintings of Pumpkins and Painting Pumpkins

Pumpkin Painting with Golden Fiber Arts at Art on the Brix in Golden Colorado

This Wednesday (the 22nd) is an Early Release Day at Jeffco Schools, and Golden Fiber Arts has an exciting activity planned: Pumpkin Painting! It’s for Kids ages 6 – 12 years old. Come spend your early release afternoon painting gorgeous gourds for Halloween! From 1:30-3:30pm, we’ll host a pumpkin painting class.  This is a special Kids and Family Class, so come join us for instruction geared just for you. Drop off your 6-12 year old, or sign up with them and each painter will create their own 16 X 20 inch acrylic masterpiece with step-by-step instruction and encouragement to create and enjoy art! Register. $35

If you sign up for the class, you are also invited to a FREE pumpkin-painting party from 3:30pm-4:30pm!  (This time, you’ll be painting ON REAL pumpkins!)

Art on the Brix  |  1299 Washington Avenue  |  Suite 180  |  720-346-8717

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Looking for a New Creative Outlet?

Glasscraft glass-blowing classes

Glasscraft offera studio classes for beginning through advanced students.  They also sell glass crafting supplies, and rent their studio for independent glass work.

Glasscraft  |  411 Violet Street  |  303-278-4670  | Map

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ChiliFest Today at Golden City Brewery

ChiliFest at Golden City Brewery in Golden Colorado

Golden City Brewery is hosting a ChiliFest today, starting at noon.  $10 buys you a GCB mug with spoon, a beer, and unlimited chili tastings.  Try chili beers from several Golden breweries and vote to see who has the best.  All proceeds will be donated to the food bank at the Christian Action Guild.

Golden City Brewery  |  920 12th Street  | 303-279-8092  |  Map

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Cowboy Carnival Tomorrow

Adio Chiropractic is hosting their third annual Cowboy Carnival tomorrow (Saturday, October 18th) in the Kohl’s/Home Depot parking lot.  Bring the family!   Wear your best western duds!   Bouncy houses, games, free food, fire truck, pumpkin painting, hay rides, and much more!  Tell your friends!

Bring your new and used blankets to donate!!!

Adio Chiropractic  |  14828 W. 6th Ave, Suite 16-B   |  303-601-3820  |  map

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Dylan Went Electric Closes This Weekend

Miners Alley - Dylan Went Electric

You only have 3 opportunities left to see Dylan Went Electric at Miners Alley Playhouse.  It closes Sunday night.

In a Bohemian tavern in Greenwich Village, 1969, witty and eccentric characters explore the truth of their life and times.  Featuring live music, original songs, and an onstage bar (which will be open to the audience at intermission!), you will be transported back to the colorful and tumultuous time of the 1960s.

The remaining shows are Friday and Saturday at 7:30, and Sunday afternoon at 2.

Miners Alley Playhouse  |  1224 Washington Avenue, Suite 200  |  (303) 935-3044  |  Map

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