Downtown Boulder's 7th Annual Employee Appreciation Day

Wednesday, June 6, 2018

Join City of Boulder's Department of Community Vitality and the Downtown Boulder Partnership in celebrating downtown's energetic work environment with activities and "thank you's" planned throughout the day for all downtown employees. 

To receive Employee Appreciation Day (EAD) benefits, stop by the Visitor Information kiosk (1303 Pearl Street), Tuesday, May 29th - Wednesday, June 6th between 11 am and 5 pm to pick up an EAD sticker that will identify you as a downtown employee.  You may pick-up stickers for everyone at your company.

Schedule of Events

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All Day

Retail Specials

10 am - 11 am

BOGO Cup of Joe

11 am - 1 pm

Get Your Yoga On

11:30 am - 2:30 pm    

Lunch Specials

4 pm - 5 pm

Relay Race

5 pm - 7 pm

Happy Hour

7 pm - 9 pm

Bands on the Bricks


Visit our sponsor's branch at 1155 Canyon Blvd (Broadway & Canyon) anytime between 9 am and 5 pm, show your sticker and they'll hook you up with a coupon for a FREE Ben & Jerry’s small ice cream cone AND enter you to win a $100 Downtown Boulder Gift Card.

Retail Specials

Retail Specials offered all day - June 6th 

Enjoy retail specials just for downtown employees at stores throughout the district. 

25% off one item.

10% off your purchase.

15% off your total purchase (excludes gift cards).

20% off anything in store.

20% off entire purchase.

20% off all purchases.

$5 off blow outs.

10% off to downtown employees

Free aura and chakra healings from 12 pm - 5 pm; purchase a business healing on June 6th and receive a 30% discount (only $40!).

15% discount.

20% off entire purchase.

15% off your purchase and a chance to enter a drawing for a $25 gift card.

20% off all in shop.

$25 driving credit for all Downtown Boulder employees.

Enter to win one of four $40 gift certificates in celebration of El Loro's 40th anniversary. Winners will be picked on Labor Day, September 4th.

Enter to win a drawing for a complimentary 4 Hour Introduction to Fly Fishing Class! Valued at $80.00, no purchase necessary and no cash value.

15% off an entire purchase.

10% off your total purchase for all downtown employees.

A FREE Membership with any purchase. Membership offers the subscriber a year-long 10% discount on all teas and drinks purchased at Ku Cha. The free membership is offered with any drinks, and can be used to discount the purchase immediately.

25% Off all Mountain Standard gear.

50% off facials for downtown Boulder employees.

15% off entire purchase

15% off an entire purchase.

First 20 people will receive a certificate for a FREE 1 hour electric bike rental. Valued at $100.

25% off entire purchase.

20% off one full-priced item.

15% off entire purchase.

15% off entire purchase.

Receive a FREE small jar of one of our signature seasonings with purchase.

15% off all regularly priced merchandise.

15% off all Spinster Sisters products

20% off on all Full Price Topo Designs products.

10% Neighborhood Discount to all downtown employees.

25% off entire purchase.

20% off any single item.

BOGO Cup of Joe

Buy one, Get one cup of coffee from 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Stop by and treat a friend or colleague at one of the following downtown coffee shops between 10 and 11 am with a buy one, get one cup of coffee:

Get Your Yoga On

Bring your mat, and stop by for one of these FREE Yoga classes just for Downtown Employees.

Outside Courthouse Lawn:

11 am - 12 pm

    Amana Yoga

12 pm - 1 pm

    Bulldog Yoga

Indoor Studio Special: 

FREE Classes All Day

   Amana Yoga

5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

   Bulldog Yoga

Lunch Specials

Lunch specials offered from 11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. 

Enjoy a deal for lunch just for downtown employees at restaurants throughout the district. 

30% off food and non-alcoholic beverages.

Complimentary small Iced Tea or a CofFREE card that can be used for any complimentary handcrafted Peet’s® coffee drink.  First 250 Downtown Employees also get a FREE brownie!

Complimentary appetizer with purchase.

A free Small Chips and Queso with the purchase of an entrée.

25% off.

Free chocolate dip and/or coating.

1-topping slice, 3 fresh chicken wings, and a small beverage for $5.50.

Free lemonade or iced tea with any purchase.

Enjoy a FREE appetizer with your purchase of an entrée/lunch entrée.

15% off the total bill.

Buy one get one lunch special: A Margherita pizza, Antica Salad and coke-a-cola for $12, buy one and get the other free!

50% off the entire check (drinks included!).

50% off entrees/appetizers (not including tax, gratuity or any beverages)

All Afternoon (until 6 pm), Buy one, get one big cookie (one deal per customer).

Get a Free Dave-a-Rita (9oz fresh house marg on ice).

Enjoy a complimentary antipasti (appetizer) with purchase

40% off discount for lunch.

Buy any lunch entrée and get a FREE crowler of beer! That's 32 ounces of craft beer, brewed right here on Pearl Street. Must be 21+ with valid ID.

BOGO entrees/appetizers (not including tax, gratuity or any beverages)

Employee Appreciation Day Relay Race

4:00 - 5:00 p.m. on the Courthouse Lawn, 1300 block of Pearl Street Mall

Gather a 6-person team to battle it out in a “Minute to Win It” style Relay Race on the Courthouse Lawn. 

Relay Racers will receive a free beer at the Bands on the Bricks beer garden (Must be 21+ with valid photo ID), and a 1 Week Pass to One Boulder Fitness!

In addition to the title and glory and the EAD Trophy to display proudly at your business, each member of the winning team receives a $25 Downtown Boulder Gift Card, plus a Month Pass to One Boulder Fitness!

Register your team by Tuesday, June 5th. Register Here.

Questions? Email Stefani Soychak

Employee Appreciation Day Happy Hour

5:00 - 7:00 p.m. at Bands on the Bricks, 1300 block of Pearl Street Mall

Show your Employee Appreciation Day sticker at the Bands on the Bricks beer garden (1300 block of the Pearl Street Mall) and enjoy a buy one, get one FREE drink of your choice (Beer, Wine OR Margarita).  

Bands on the Bricks opening act starts at 6 pm - with headliner (The Long Run 'Colorado's Tribute to the Eagles') at 7 pm.

Visiting the Boulder County's Farmer's Market? Stop by the beer garden between 4pm-8pm for a $1 off beer. 

Before you leave, make sure to visit eGo Carshare and Boulder B-Cycle to learn more about their services and get a Downtown Employee Special!

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Downtown Boulder/1942 Broadway, Suite 301/Boulder, CO 80302
Phone: 303.449.3774/Fax: 303.449.1582