Buffalo Bill Days rides into Golden with Western culture

By John Wenzel

Buffalo Bill Days, Golden’s biggest annual cultural festival, hopes to attract another 30,000 to 35,000 attendees to its July 29-31 events this year.

The festival attempts to bundle all aspects of the town’s Western heritage into a family-friendly affair, particularly since it began in the 1940s as a trail ride up Lookout Mountain to Buffalo Bill’s grave…  Read more…

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