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Creekside Jewelers offers a wide array of jewelry made in the USA, including Colorado pieces, all at affordable prices.  If you need a gift (or are just ready for some personal indulgence), visit Creekside Jewelers.

“My customers don’t just buy jewelry–they buy a memory.”
-Roger Tapia, Owner

Creekside Jewelers  |  1206 Washington Avenue  |  Golden |  303-279-4246

While you’re hard at work with your holiday shopping, take a break and stop by the Table Mountain Inn for breakfast, lunch, dinner or cocktails.  They’re conveniently located in downtown Golden.

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

Both Creekside Jewelers and Table Mountain Inn are taking part in the Golden Elf Contest.

Plan to participate in the Golden Elf Contest on Small Business Saturday, November 29th.  Just visit the stores that display Golden Elves and post a “selfie” of yourself with the elf on Visit Golden’s Facebook page or Instagram account using the hashtag “GoldenElfontheRun” and the business name.  You may win a $500 Golden shopping spree or one of five $100 cash prizes.  Each day from now until November 29th, we’ll be featuring two of the businesses that will be participating.  Learn more about the Golden Elf Contest.

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Tea, Ornaments, and Elves

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Spirits in the Wind Gallery is running a special on Small Business Saturday:  10% off all bronze.  They also have some lovely hand-crafted glass tree ornaments.

Spirits in the Wind Gallery | 1211 Washington Avenue | Golden, CO  80401 | 303-279-1192

PranaTonic has some great warming teas for the holidays including Firefly Chai and Winter spice as well as tea accessories.  They also have beautiful handmade jewelry created by local artists.

PranaTonic  |  807 14th Street  |  303-274-5733

PranaTonic is taking part in the Golden Elf Contest.

Plan to participate in the Golden Elf Contest on Small Business Saturday, November 29th.  Just visit the stores that display Golden Elves and post a “selfie” of yourself with the elf on Visit Golden’s Facebook page or Instagram account using the hashtag “GoldenElfontheRun” and the business name.  You may win a $500 Golden shopping spree or one of five $100 cash prizes.  Each day from now until November 29th, we’ll be featuring two of the businesses that will be participating.  Learn more about the Golden Elf Contest.

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Lucky Charms and Local History

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Lucky Star Ranch is teaming up with Foothills Animal Shelter to bring you the very first Lucky Charm. The Lucky Charm is designed with sterling silver and Sleeping Beauty Turquoise. This exquisite charm is a star surrounded by a good luck horseshoe. Each charm is finished with a shepherd’s hook that will allow you to put it on a regular chain or a link chain.

They are also offering a matching pet charm in white brass so your pets can have their own bling! Each charm will benefit the Foothills Animal Shelter. Come get them while they last.

Lucky Star Ranch  |  700 12th St.  |  720-726-3968  | map

If you need a gift for someone who likes local history, the Golden History Center is the place to go. They have a good collection of western (and specifically Golden) history books, pioneer-era toys, and other things sure to delight the history buff. A museum membership also makes an excellent gift. The museum currently has special exhibits on Golden innovations, Coors advertising, and Golden’s musical history.

Golden History Center  |  923 10th St.  |  303-278-3557

Both Lucky Star Ranch and Golden History Center are taking part in the Golden Elf Contest.

Plan to participate in the Golden Elf Contest on Small Business Saturday, November 29th.  Just visit the stores that display Golden Elves and post a “selfie” of yourself with the elf on Visit Golden’s Facebook page or Instagram account using the hashtag “GoldenElfontheRun” and the business name.  You may win a $500 Golden shopping spree or one of five $100 cash prizes.  Each day from now until November 29th, we’ll be featuring two of the businesses that will be participating.  Learn more about the Golden Elf Contest.

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Fashion Savings, Ornaments, Charms, and Elves

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Save 30% at Baby Doe’s!  Small Business Saturday, November 29, is a great day to start shopping with savings for yourself or for a gift!  Buy one outfit, a top and bottom, and save 30% on the less expensive piece.  So that could be a dress/tunic and leggings, jeans and a jacket, a skirt and a sweater.  The pieces don’t have to match but one has to be a top and the other a bottom.  It’s a great time to try something new.  We’ll be opening early at 9:00. This is our way to thank you for your support during the year. One outfit to a customer, please.

Baby Doe’s Clothing  |  1116 Washington  |  303-279-8100

Visit the Rocky Mountain Quilt Museum shop for gifts to nurture the creative spirit. New items include hand-painted Golden glass ornaments and personalized  Forever in My Heart floating charm jewelry. RMQM features an ever-changing selection of unique pieces by local artists.

Rocky Mountain Quilt Museum  |  1213 Washington Avenue  |  303-277-0377

Both Baby Doe’s and The Rocky Mountain Quilt Museum are taking part in the Golden Elf Contest.

Plan to participate in the Golden Elf Contest on Small Business Saturday, November 29th.  Just visit the stores that display Golden Elves and post a “selfie” of yourself with the elf on Visit Golden’s Facebook page or Instagram account using the hashtag “GoldenElfontheRun” and the business name.  You may win a $500 Golden shopping spree or one of five $100 cash prizes.  Each day from now until November 29th, we’ll be featuring two of the businesses that will be participating.  Learn more about the Golden Elf Contest.

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Yogurt, Fanciful Gifts, and Elves

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Goozell Yogurt & Coffee is a family owned and operated business. Voted 2013-14 Best FroYo Shop in Denver by Denver’s A-List, Goozell offers the best self-serve frozen yogurt, a full espresso bar and their own custom blend of premium Turkish Coffee.  The large selection of yogurt flavors and even larger selection of toppings allow you to customize a snack as low-calorie or high-indulgence as you care to make it!

Goozell Yogurt & Coffee | 1200 Washington Avenue | 303-279-2000 | Map

Red Wagon Gift and Garden Shop carries fun and fascinating gifts…from Magic Fairy Candles to fanciful clocks by Allen Designs, cute, soft stuffed animals by Jellycat, and gargoyles by Stonecraft Arts.  Their bike-themed t-shirts, hats, hoodies, glasses, and coffee mugs by Vital Industries are very popular.

Red Wagon Gift and Garden Shop  | 1118 Washington Ave.  |  303-278-3994  |  Map

Both Goozell Yogurt and The Red Wagon are taking part in the Golden Elf Contest.

Plan to participate in the Golden Elf Contest on Small Business Saturday, November 29th.  Just visit the stores that display Golden Elves and post a “selfie” of yourself with the elf on Visit Golden’s Facebook page or Instagram account using the hashtag “GoldenElfontheRun” and the business name.  You may win a $500 Golden shopping spree or one of five $100 cash prizes.  Each day from now until November 29th, we’ll be featuring two of the businesses that will be participating.  Learn more about the Golden Elf Contest.

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Pets, Bikes, and Elves

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The Green Paw has a wonderful selection of food, accessories, and toys for dogs and cats.  They also provide grooming services or facilities for you to groom your own pet.  If you plan to get your pets holiday gifts, or want to make them pretty for holidays, this is the place to go!

The Green Paw  |  1299 Washington avenue #110  |  303.279.2550

Peak Cycles has a full service bike shop and offers bike rentals, bike demos, bike fits, bicycle repairs and bicycle sales to all age groups and abilities. From a toddler’s Strider to a top of the line race bike, they have something for everyone.  Do you know something who’s dreaming of a bicycle for Christmas?  Peak Cycles can help.

Peak Cycles | 1224 Washington Avenue, Suite 145 |  303-216-1616  |  Map

Both The Green Paw and Peak Cycles are taking part in the Golden Elf Contest.

Plan to participate in the Golden Elf Contest on Small Business Saturday, November 29th.  Just visit the stores that display Golden Elves and post a “selfie” of yourself with the elf on Visit Golden’s Facebook page or Instagram account using the hashtag “GoldenElfontheRun” and the business name.  You may win a $500 Golden shopping spree or one of five $100 cash prizes.  Each day from now until November 29th, we’ll be featuring two of the businesses that will be participating.  Learn more about the Golden Elf Contest.

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Sale at Golden Kiln and Santa at Avenue Gifts

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The Golden Kiln is going out of business, and today is the last day to paint at the studio.  All of their pottery is priced at 50% off, so take advantage of this last opportunity and their excellent prices.

Golden Kiln  |  700 12th Street #130  |  720.627.5891  |  Map

If a visit to Santa Claus is in your plans, know that Avenue Gifts is the place to find him!  Santa will be greeting children in the store from noon till 3PM on November 29th, December 6th, 13th, and 20th.  Cuteness will abound, so be sure to bring your camera!

Avenue Gifts  |  1212 Washington  |  303-279-0200  |  Map

Plan to participate in the Golden Elf Contest on Small Business Saturday, November 29th.  Just visit the stores that display Golden Elves and post a “selfie” of yourself with the elf on Visit Golden’s Facebook page or Instagram account using the hashtag “GoldenElfontheRun” and the business name.  You may win a $500 Golden shopping spree or one of five $100 cash prizes.  Each day from now until November 29th, we’ll be featuring two of the businesses that will be participating.  Learn more about the Golden Elf Contest.

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Fabric and Pizza and Elves

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Pizza Hut has redesigned their menu to include MORE delicious sauces, MORE premium ingredients, and MORE crust flavors!  Choose from 8 crust flavors, 6 bold sauces, and 5 new toppings (as well as all your old favorites)!  It’s FRIDAY!  Why not order a pizza tonight?  They promise that you’ll love every bite or they’ll make it right!  Order now!

Pizza Hut  |  17300 S. Golden Road  |  303-279-2971  |  Map

The Golden Quilt Company is celebrating their 10th Birthday this weekend (Fri-Sat-Sun):

We have created a special limited edition anniversary quilt kit.  The pattern was created by Cheryl Malkowski exclusively for Golden Quilt Company’s 10th year celebration and is not available anywhere else. It’s crafted out of beautiful batiks. You won’t want to miss out on this one!  20% discount on all regular price books, notions, patterns and fabric!  (1 yard minimum cut)  Finish off a bolt and receive an additional 5% discount!  Kits, gift items, excluded. Discount on in stock items only.  We’ve marked down more than 260 bolts of fabric, many of them batiks. These “Red-lined” SALE FABRICS ARE DISCOUNTED 40% (1 YARD MINIMUM CUT)

Golden Quilt Company | 1108 Washington Avenue | Golden, CO  80401 | 303-277-0717

Both Pizza Hut and Golden Quilt Company are taking part in the Golden Elf Contest.

Plan to participate in the Golden Elf Contest on Small Business Saturday, November 29th.  Just visit the stores that display Golden Elves and post a “selfie” of yourself with the elf on Visit Golden’s Facebook page or Instagram account using the hashtag “GoldenElfontheRun” and the business name.  You may win a $500 Golden shopping spree or one of five $100 cash prizes.  Each day from now until November 29th, we’ll be featuring two of the businesses that will be participating.  Learn more about the Golden Elf Contest.

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Toys, Candy, Beer, and Elves

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Golden Goods is your local headquarters for all things Christmas – all those little items great for stocking stuffers, toys for the little & big kids on your shopping list, Colorado souvenirs to send to friends and family, local CO food products, and that old fashion candy great for filling those stockings!​

Golden Goods, 1201 Washington Avenue (map) (303) 216-2123

The Bridgewater Grill in the Golden Hotel will host one of their popular Colorado Beer Tour Dinners on December 10th.  Details are still forthcoming, but get it on your calendar if you’re interested, because these dinners sell out!

Golden Hotel  |  800 11th Street  |  303-279-2010

Both Golden Goods and The Golden Hotel are taking part in the Golden Elf Contest.

Plan to participate in the Golden Elf Contest on Small Business Saturday, November 29th.  Just visit the stores that display Golden Elves and post a “selfie” of yourself with the elf on Visit Golden’s Facebook page or Instagram account using the hashtag “GoldenElfontheRun” and the business name.  You may win a $500 Golden shopping spree or one of five $100 cash prizes.  Each day from now until November 29th, we’ll be featuring two of the businesses that will be participating.  Learn more about the Golden Elf Contest.

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Christmas Trees, Green Chile, and Elves

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Meyer Hardware is the place to buy Christmas decorations.  They have a good selection of trees, lights, garland, wreaths, hooks, replacement bulbs, etc.  Furthermore, they’re running a sale right now, that includes substantial reductions on these seasonal items.  So even if you’re not yet ready to decorate, now is the time to buy what you’ll need for the job!  The sale runs through November 30th.

Meyer Hardware  |  1103 Arapahoe St.  |  303-279-3393

El Dorado Mexican Restaurant is running a special:  Buy two or more dozen tamales and receive one free pint of their award winning green chile!

El Dorado Mexican Restaurant  |  720 Arapahoe Street (Map) |  303-278-4644

Both Meyer Hardware and El Dorado are taking part in the Golden Elf Contest

Plan to participate in the Golden Elf Contest on Small Business Saturday, November 29th.  Just visit the stores that display Golden Elves and post a “selfie” of yourself with the elf on Visit Golden’s Facebook page or Instagram account using the hashtag “GoldenElfontheRun” and the business name.  You may win a $500 Golden shopping spree or one of five $100 cash prizes.  Each day from now until November 29th, we’ll be featuring two of the businesses that will be participating.  Learn more about the Golden Elf Contest.

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