Wednesday, December 17, 2014

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Happy Holidays from Downtown Boulder

Downtown Boulder wishes you a happy and healthy Holiday Season!

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Final St. Nick on the Bricks of the year

Saturday, December 20 | 11AM - 2PM| Visitor Information Center

Only one more chance to talk to Santa in Downtown Boulder this holiday season! Join Santa (and Mrs. Claus) at the Visitor Information Center THIS Saturday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Bring your wish list and a camera as photo ops are FREE and strongly encouraged!

St. Nick on the Bricks

2014 Downtown Boulder Holiday Gift Guide

Take care of your holiday shopping in Downtown Boulder! The amount of unique gifts available is endless. Find the perfect gift for everyone on your list with the Downtown Boulder Gift Guide. From cook books and decorative pillows to fitness classes, there's something for everyone!

Watch this gift guide segment from a recent Colorado & Company for more ideas.

Still not sure? Purchase a Downtown Boulder Gift Card because big, small, short or card fits ALL!

2015 DBI Membership Renewals

Due January 1, 2015

For more than 30 years, Downtown Boulder, Inc. (DBI) has been the voice of downtown working with elected officials to promote a vibrant business climate and keep downtown safe, clean and welcoming to all. Our downtown is one of the most exciting in the nation and there is no better way to be part of the action than as a member of DBI. 

Current members, check your email for online renewal information.

Not yet a member? Click here to learn more.

Side Door

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, December 29, 2014 with Found Downtown in the subject line. The winner will be notified by Tuesday, December 30, 2014.

Congratulations to Barb Garrison, winner of the last Found Downtown! (License #1)

» New Businesses


Voss Art + Home

1537 Pearl Street | (720) 460-0463

VOSS is a lifestyle store in the heart of Boulder, Colorado.  Our showroom offers everything needed to make a house a home.  From unique furniture and original art, to accessories from around the world, VOSS has something for everyone.  Our gift line includes not only items for the home but also personal accessories and baby items.  Shopping VOSS is an experience that will help you elevate your style to a gathered and inspired look


Vilona Gallery

1815 Pearl Street | (720) 287-4580

Vilona Gallery’s focus is in creating programs that explore the similarities and differences in artwork that connects our cultural history and traditions with present day; translated by each represented artist’s signature and chosen medium. Collectively as a Gallery and individually as artists themselves, their gallery space will communicate and educate artistic inspiration and interpretation paralleling the historical origins and contemporary execution behind different art making processes.

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LYFE Kitchen

LYFE Kitchen

1600 Pearl Street | (303) 245-0950

"ONE BITE. EVERYTHING CHANGES" Great food can do amazing things. It can make you feel better. It can support local farms. Promote sustainability. Reward environmentally sound businesses. Give back to the community. And, best of all, it will make you savor every single bite.


Bayleaf on Pearl

1222 Pearl Street | (720) 565-2477

Featuring elegant gifts to delight the senses from high quality aroma-therapy candles to colorful bistro tables and chairs straight from Paris. How about a shockingly good cayenne chili chocolate made from Venezuelan cocoa? "Add a little spice to your life."

Bayleaf on Pearl Facebook


Shine Restaurant and Gathering Place

2027 13th Street | (303) 449-0120

Shine is a gathering place for food, movement & nightlife. A place for all of us to congregate, celebrate, inspire, and transform together as a community. Shine is owned by the Emich triplets, former owners of Trilogy. Shine serves local, organic food sprinkled with holistic nutritional elements including housemade krauts, sprouted seeds & nuts, soaked grains, raw treats, local meats and fish -- food that makes you smile inside and out. Open for lunch, happy hour & dinner and brunch on the weekends.

» Gift Card

Need that perfect gift for family, friends or co-workers? The Downtown Boulder Gift Card is great for everyone on your shopping list! Available in denominations from $10 - $500. Good at nearly 200 downtown businesses.

Are you looking for a holiday gift to for your favorite fashionista? Downtown Boulder has a huge collection of clothing stores for fashionable men and women of every age! From casual & athletic to elegant & refined and everything in between, Downtown Boulder offers options for any style. With a Downtown Boulder Gift Card they can shop at trend-setting new stores such as Cedar & Hyde Mercantile, Nod & Rose Storehouse, Meta Skateboards and Explicit Streetwear; or visit Pearl Street staples like Weekends and Starr's Clothing Co. or peruse a sparkly assortment of jewelry at stores such as Alex & Ani, Angie Star, J. Albrecht Designs, Hurdle's Jewelry, Carla Morrison Fine Jewelry, Peter Rosen Jewelry Designer, and more!

Gift Cards may be purchased: online, at the Visitor Information Center on 13th and Pearl Street, or in the Downtown Boulder Office at 1942 Broadway, Suite 301
(Door located between Weekends and Free People).

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