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Downtown Boulder Races

Heart & Sole Half Marathon & 10K | Sunday, June 29 | 7:15AM | 14th and Pearl Streets

Pearl Street Mile | Wednesday, July 9 | 6:30PM | 14th and Pearl Streets

Kicking off the Downtown Boulder Race Series this year, the 6th edition of the Heart + Sole Half Marathon moves to the streets of Downtown Boulder – and includes a 10K route as a part of the Downtown race series! The race is produced by Boulder Running Company Events.

The Pearl Street Mile follows soon after on July 9th with a ½ mile for the kids and Bands on the Bricks once you cross the finish line. Mile and series awards include cash prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd Places.

Boulder Creek Festival

Memorial Day Weekend, May 24-26
Saturday & Sunday: 10AM – 10PM and Monday: 11AM – 7PM | Central Park

The Boulder Creek Festival (produced by Boulder Creek Events) has been the unofficial kickoff to summer in Boulder for more than 25 years. The festival includes three days of festivities featuring a large variety of events, activities, food and entertainment unique to the Boulder community. The festival is free to the public and has something for everyone.

Learn more here

Tebo Train

Monday-Thursdays, May 27-August 28 | 10 - 11:15AM | Wells Fargo Bank

"All Aboard"! Calling all kiddos...enjoy a ride on the Pearl Street Mall's Tebo Train! Children ages 10 and under (and accompanying adults) will chug along the beautiful Pearl Street Mall on the only set of wheels permitted "on the bricks"!

The Tebo Train boards in front of Wells Fargo Bank at the corner of 12th and Pearl streets. Admission is FREE!


May 24-25 | 10AM- 6PM | Pearl Street Mall

During the BolderBOULDER SportsEXHIBIT dozens of vendors will line the Pearl Street mall and share current trends in the outdoor and fitness world. BolderBOULDER participants can pick up packets, register or shop for BolderBOULDER gear.

Visit the Downtown Boulder booth for a chance to win a complimentary entry to the Pearl Street Mile or two tickets to the Boulder Craft Beer Festival.

Don't miss the BolderBOULDER on Monday, May 26. The race starts on 30th and Walnut streets. From there runners take a scenic tour of Boulder and finish at the University of Colorado’s Folsom Field.

Save the Date: Walk + Bike to Work Day

June 25 | Throughout Boulder

June 25 is Bike to Work day! Sign up as an individual, a company team or a group. During the morning celebration, stop at participating locations for breakfast stations and activities. Also, enjoy events throughout June, including bike rides, classes, tours, hikes and much more.

Learn more and register here

Boulder Passport: 2-for-1 Drink Specials All Summer Long

A cocktail or a cold beer are perfect on a hot summer day. But how does one pick where to drink?

The answer, the Boulder Passport. The Boulder Passport is a pocked-sized black book full of 2-for-1 drink specials at 40 different establishments- many located downtown!

The program launches Memorial Day weekend and runs through Labor Day. Each Passport is valid for one special at each establishment; upon redemption, bartenders will stamp the Passport to show where guests have enjoyed a beverage.

The Boulder Passport is available for presale for $10. Starting June 1st Passports will be $20 each. Buy yours here.

Launch Party: Sunday, May 25, 3:00PM @ Riff's Urban Fare

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 newsletter.

Email your answer to by Monday, June 2, 2014 with Found Downtown in the subject line. The winner will be notified by Tuesday, June 3, 2014.

Congratulations to Erin Aldridge, winner of the last Found Downtown! (Savvy on Pearl)

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