Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Holidays in Boulder, Colorado!

Planning your Holiday Travels?

The Holiday Inn Express is Boulder's Basecamp
for the Holidays! 

Holiday Inn Express Boulder
4777 Broadway, Boulder, CO 80304  

With a backdrop of Rocky Mountain foothills, this modern North Boulder hotel is 2 blocks from Highway 36, 3 miles from Pearl Street dining and shopping, 3.5 miles from the University of Colorado Boulder campus and 5 miles from the airport. Restaurants, a family amusement park and hiking trails are within a 10-minute walk.  Contemporary rooms have kitchenettes, work desks, sofabeds, cable TV, in-room movies and free WiFi.
Kids stay free with an adult. 

A free hot breakfast buffet is served daily. Other amenities include a seasonal outdoor pool, year-round hot tub, 24-hour fitness room, business center and free parking.  

November Kicks Off  the Holiday Season in
Boulder, Colorado

Switch on the Holidays

What: Downtown Boulder's Switch on the Holidays
Where: 1300 Block of Pearl Street
When: Sunday November 22, 2015, at 5:00 p.m.

Holiday performances by the Boulder Chorale lead up to the grand illumination of the Boulder County Courthouse and the Pearl Street Mall, with a special appearance by Santa himself!  Then stick around for FREE visits with Santa until 7:00 p.m. 

St. Nick on the Bricks

What: St. Nick on the Bricks
Where: Downtown Boulder Visitor Information Center, 1301 Pearl Street
When: Friday November 27, and Saturdays November 28- December 19, 2015; 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Kids of all ages can visit with Santa for FREE at the Downtown Boulder Visitor Information Center.  Whether you are asking for a fire engine for Tommy, a new doll for Molly, or a diamond ring for mommy, bring your list and a camera to capture priceless holiday memories.

Downtown Boulder's Lights of December Parade

What: Downtown Boulder's 28th Annual Lights of December Parade
Where: Downtown Boulder
When: Saturday, December 5, 2015 at 6:00 p.m.
In its 28th year, spectators will enjoy floats created and decorated by local businesses, churches and civic groups. Crowds will enjoy marching bands, lit fire engines, holiday carolers and much more. The grand finale includes an appearance by the jolly old man himself - Santa Claus!
Participate in the parade:
The number of parade entries will be limited to 50.  Space will be awarded first-come-first-served based on when we receive your application AND payment.
Cost: Non-profit/Community group entry fee: $40.  Business entry fee: $250.
Deadline to apply: Friday, November 13th.   Fill out your 2015 entry form now!
Please check out the 2014 Holiday photo gallery here.

Happy Holidays from the staff here at the
Holiday Inn Express Boulder!