'Tis the season to put decorative gourds around the house and fortunately, the Boulder area has a large number of pumpkin farms happy to help you do just that. Harvest celebrations, Halloween, Thanksgiving -- whatever the occasion, grab your gourd! There's fun to be had for kids of all ages, with hay bale mazes for the toddling set and scary corn mazes for the taller ones. … [Read more...] about Boulder Area Pumpkin Farms: Get Your Gourd On!
With Netflix, Hulu and a plethora of different options for watching movies without leaving your house, it’s amazing that movie stores have stayed in business this long. (On a related note: it’s been reported that Boulder’s last Blockbuster store will close its doors by the end of October.) But for movie buffs and those seeking harder-to-find films, the independently-owned and … [Read more...] about Video Station Moves to East Boulder
Gunbarrel, named after a historic local stagecoach route, is a neighborhood located northeast of Boulder proper and one of the fastest growing parts of the region. With expanding bike paths, rolling hills and affordable housing, Gunbarrel is beginning to look a lot like home for many people. … [Read more...] about Boulder County Neighborhood Guide: Gunbarrel
Everyone knows about The Laughing Goat on the east end of Pearl Street and college students frequent the Goat on the CU campus. But now, there's a new member to the Goat family. The Baby Goat, also known as The Goat at the Garage, is adjacent to the Green Garage on the corner of 55th and Pearl. Those of us in the neighborhood, or waiting on car work at the Garage, couldn't be … [Read more...] about The Goat at the Garage
Pica's is one of the amazing places that is helping East Boulder to make a name for itself. The taqueria is located in a strip mall (which follows my theory) at Arapahoe and Conestoga, across the parking lot from Ozo Coffee and across the street from Dizzy's Donuts. Pica's is in the corner of the shopping center, giving the restaurant a spread-out feeling and a sweet back … [Read more...] about Pica’s Taqueria Spices up East Boulder