Wednesday, February 12, 2014

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CORRECTION: Taste of Pearl Date

Our last newsletter incorrectly listed the date of Taste of Pearl.

The correct date is Sunday, April 13, 2014.

Tickets will go on sale Wednesday, February 26, 2014.

Learn more about Taste of Pearl

Valentine's Gift Guide

Looking for the perfect Valentine's surprise? Check out our Valentine's Gift Guide featuring gifts ranging from yummy treats to scented candles. Then, check out our downtown Valentine's Day Restaurant/Event Guide.

Need a quick and thoughtful gift? How about the Downtown Boulder Gift Card? Available from $10-$500 and good at over 200 shops and restaurants throughout Downtown Boulder.

Click here to view the Valentine's Gift Guide and Valentine's Day Restaurant/Event Guide.

Mid-Winter Sidewalk Sale

February 15-17 | Throughout Downtown

The annual Mid-Winter Sale happens this weekend! This not-to-be missed shopping extravaganza offers great deals from Downtown Boulder’s favorite merchants both on and off the Bricks. Support downtown businesses and get in on some of the most wanted winter deals around! 

Click here for a list of participating businesses.

Downtown Boulder, Inc.'s Annual Awards Luncheon

On February 4, Downtown Boulder, Inc. presented five achievement awards during our annual luncheon presented by Studio One Dental. Special thanks to our Keynote Speaker: Aaron Kennedy.

Congratulations to our award recipients:

Click here to view the photo gallery

10th Annual Boulder International Film Festival (BIFF)

February 13-16 | Boulder Theater & Venues Throughout Downtown

Just Announced: Shirley MacLaine will receive BIFF's Career Achievement Award on February 15. Tickets available here.

"A Tribute to Shirley MacLaine" will feature a presentation of the "Career Achievement Award" and a retrospective of MacLaine's career, followed by a sure-to-be unforgettable interview conducted by BIFF special event producer Ron Bostwick.

Click here for the full schedule and to purchase tickets

2014 Downtown Boulder Guide Book: Now Available!

The 2014 Essential Guide to Downtown Boulder is hot off the press!

Pick up a copy or click here for the online guide. Learn about downtown dining, shopping and events, as well as not-to-be missed activities!

Find a print copy of the guide at the Downtown Boulder Visitor Information Center or e-mail if you would like a hard copy mailed to you.

Click here to view the interactive Guide Book

Play "Found Downtown" on Instagram!

Think you know Boulder like the back of your hand?

Click the picture on the left for our Instagram, tell us where the photo was taken and you could win a $25 Downtown Boulder Gift Card. One winner will be chosen at random each week.

Email your answer to by Monday, February 24, 2014 with Found Downtown in the subject line. The winner will be notified by Tuesday, February 25, 2014.

Congratulations to Katie Pekarek, winner of the last Found Downtown! (Twig Salon)

  » New Businesses

Alex and Ani

1505 Pearl Street | (720) 550-8834

Alex and Ani is a company dedicated to creating products of unparalleled quality and beauty that promote consciousness and unity. Manufacturing in the United States and re-using and recycling materials is an integral part of Alex and Ani’s mission as a conscious and eco-friendly company. Alex and Ani’s collections are not only Eco-friendly, they are made up of powerful, meaningful, and spiritual pieces, which uplift and inspire all who wear them.

See our blog post about the opening of Alex and Ani on Pearl Street's East End!

Made in Nature

1708 13th Street | 303-506-7824

For nearly 25 years, Made In Nature has been on a culinary adventure to discover the world’s best-tasting, healthy organic foods that will inspire you to enjoy eating well. We are dedicated to bringing you the ripest, freshest tasting organic flavors we can find—without compromising taste, your health, or the environment.

  » New DBI Members


207 Canyon Boulevard

Launched in 1999 as Bikes Belong, PeopleForBikes includes both an industry coalition of bicycling suppliers and retailers, as well as a charitable foundation. Over the years, we have spent more than $30 million to make bicycling better. PeopleForBikes has invested $2.1 million in community bicycling projects and leveraged more than $654 million in federal, state, and private funding. We have contributed millions to national groups and programs to help ensure a safer place to ride for both children and adults.

Learn more about People For Bikes

Jack Stoakes Consulting

1715 15th Street | (303) 447-8700

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