Wednesday, April 22, 2015

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Tulip Fairy and Elf

Tulip Fairy and Elf Festival is THIS Sunday!

Sunday, April 26 | 1 - 5PM | Throughout Downtown Boulder

Join the Tulip Fairy (and Daffodil Fairy) as they and their helpers celebrate the beautiful tulips and other spring flowers that adorn the Pearl Street Mall every spring. The Tulip Fairy and Elf Festival features free activities for children, live music from Jeff and Paige, Boulder School of Rock, and Wandering Natives, and more!

To get you in the Tulip Fairy and Elf spirit, check out our "Tulips on Pearl" Pinterest board for fun photos and other links!

Tulip Fairy and Elf Festival depends on the help of volunteers to make the event run smoothly. Click here to sign up or learn more!

Unbelievabubble Day

Unbelievabubble Boulder Day

Friday, May 1| 4PM | 1300 Block of Pearl Street

May 1st will be officially designated as Unbelievabubble Boulder Day by Mayor Matthew Apelbaum. Come celebrate curiosity, imagination, innovation, and have fun!

Special guest speaker, Dr. David Brain (of the CU Maven Mars team) will talk briefly about creativity and innovation.
There will be bubble wrap, bubble rappers, bubbles and happy hour bubbly specials to follow at sponsoring restaurants.


Boulder Named Most Fitness-Friendly City

This April, the SmartAsset named Boulder the number one most fitness-friendly city. Factors considered included people, availability of places that can help you reach your fitness goals, the number of unhealthy eating options, and more!

Click here to read the Huffington Post's article.

In the spirit of health and fitness, please note that Downtown Boulder and the surrounding areas are now smoke-free. Visit the City of Boulder website to learn more about the ordinance.

Architecture Month

April is Architecture Month

Celebrate Architecture Month with Boulder's 15th Street Design District!

Boulder Architectural Scavenger Hunt

Here’s your chance to explore Boulder’s hidden architectural treasures while playing a fun, interactive game with friends or family!

The Scavenger Hunt leads you up and down Pearl Street (between 11th and 15th Streets) to solve clues and discover details about Boulder’s architecture.

Fun on 15th Street Firm Crawl
Thursday, April 30 | 4-7 PM

Attendees are welcomed to visit the 15th Street Design District firms who open their doors to the public. There will also be live music, artists, food trucks, games and more!

Taste of Pearl recap

Taste of Pearl Tasted Great!

Special thanks to Audi Boulder, the 15 retailers, restaurants, and wineries as well as participants and all of the volunteers for making the sixth annual Taste of Pearl a success! Click through the image gallery for event highlights.

Save the Date! Be the first to find out when 2016 tickets go on sale. Please email to be added to our notification list.

View the image gallery.

See photos from 5280 (The Denver Magazine).


Found Downtown

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, May 4, 2015 with Found Downtown in the subject line. The winner will be notified by Tuesday, May 5, 2015.

Congratulations to Elizabeth Auerbach, winner of the last Found Downtown! (The Attic Bar and Bistro).

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1035 Pearl St., Suite 417 | (303) 309-9374

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Seeds Library Cafe

1001 Arapahoe Ave. | (303) 910-2236

Seeds is a farm-to-table cafe in the Boulder Public Library, with a commitment to spending 75% of food costs locally. The cafe is a collaboration between the Library and Boulder County Farmers Markets. Seeds will serve a seasonal and locally-roasted coffee menu, as well as freshly made sandwiches, salads, soups, and pastries.

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