Archive for July, 2011

13th Annual Aerial Dance Festival

 July 31 – August 13, 2011
Times: Various Times & Locations
Phone: 303-245-8272

The 13th Annual Aerial Dance Festival provides an opportunity for people from all walks of life to experience the joy of dancing in the air for beginners through advanced aerial dancers. Join us for a 2-week immersion through classes, lectures, demonstrations, informal discussions and performances. The festival is produced by Frequent Flyers Production, a non-profit, aerial dance-theater company. The internationally recognized faculty brings many years of expertise to the classes. Don’t miss a truly unforgettable experience of airborne dance!



Tue, July 26, 8:30pm – 10:30pm

Supercollider: Supercollider is a music collective that melds the sounds and beats of jazz, blues, funk, and rock music with a predilection for improvisational jams. The core group consists of Jon Gray (trumpet, keys, vocals), Jon Stewart (saxophone), Greg Harris (vibraphone, keys), Mark Donovan (guitar), Dan Schwindt (guitar), Garrett Sayers (bass), and Zack Littlefield (drums). Current members of Supercollider have performed, as members or as guest artists, with many other great musicians and bands, including the Greyhounds, the Motet, Kyle Hollingsworth, Ron Miles, Art Lande, Cabaret Diosa, Fat Mama, and many others. Supercollider hosts jazz night at the Laughing Goat every Tuesday Night. Performances feature Supercollider members with very talented special guests that always offer up a good time and keep the music sounding fresh. http://www.supercollid​ $5 cover

Push Those Pedals

From casual commuters to Tour de France pros, Boulder is a bicyclists’ haven. To join the locals rolling by, rent some wheels at Boulder Bikesmith (2432 Arapahoe Ave.) or Full Cycle (1211 13th St.). Catch a group cruiser ride, complete with quirky bikes and costumes, every Thursday evening—it leaves Scott Carpenter Park (at Arapahoe Avenue and 30th Street) anywhere from 7 to 7:30pm each week.

Boulder Farmers’ Market

 April 02 – November 19, 2011
Location: 13th Street between Canyon & Arapahoe
Times: Sat 8-2 pm (4/2/11-11/19/11); Wed 4-8pm (5/4/11-10/5/11)
Admission: FREE
The Boulder County Farmers’ Market takes pride in bringing you locally grown vegetables, meats, fruits, flowers, plants, gourmet cheeses and wines sold by the farmers that produce them. While you’re purchasing your fresh vegetables and fruits (many of them organically grown) enjoy a tasty pastry from local bakeries or enjoy a meal created by local chefs.


July 20, 2011

Josh Ritter & The Royal City Band
with Blind Pilot
JULY 20, 2011, 08:00 PM
Chautauqua Auditorium

Summer Concerts in the Parks!

The Boulder Concert Band offers free concerts throughout the summer.  Led by Zina Richardson, this group of 70 volunteer musicians will perform a popular selection of marches, show tunes, big band standards and sing-alongs.  So bring a picnic , your friends and family and enjoy this summer tradition.  The Monday Night series is sponsored by the City of Boulder Parks and Recreation department.  [Raindates for Monday evening concerts are the next night]

Monday July 18th
Salberg Memorial Park
7:00 – 8:00pm

Open Arts Fest

July 16 – 17, 2011

In its inaugural year, Open Arts
Fest, presented by Downtown Boulder, Inc. and OpenArts, is a celebration of
Boulder’s visual arts unlike any other. Artist from around the country,
demonstrations, workshops, food, drinks, children’s art activities, a silent
auction benefitting Open Arts scholarship programs – and much, much more