With the majestic Rocky Mountains serving as a picturesque backdrop, Colorado is an ideal place for outdoor enthusiasts and nature lovers to visit. However, there's more to this state than just amazing hiking and challenging bike trails; the state is also home to large museums, music festivals, theater productions and much more.
- STAPLETON CONSERVATORY GREEN in Denver, CO
For many years, local and national artists have showcased their works during this three-day event. With many artisans also in attendance, thousands of visitors experience the finest display of art mediums. From whimsical paintings to exquisite pottery, furniture, glass crafts and jewelry, this festival will not disappoint.
- Telluride, Colorado in Telluride, CO
Started in 1979 with the screening of adventure films, Mountainfilm has now expanded to include numerous independent film screenings, panel discussions, book signings, and art and photography shows. Student projects are also welcomed. After the festival, the award winning films are screened worldwide.
- Downtown Boulder, along Boulder Creek corridor Boulder, CO 80302 in Boulder, CO
This May festival is broken down into nine distinct sections. Visitors can stroll between art displays and wellness exhibits. A children's area contains interactive and hands-on activities, while a separate section for teenagers has theater and musical endeavors. A Farmer's Market and concerts fill the three-day festival.
- Frisco, CO in Frisco, CO
The smells of barbeque fill the Frisco air in June. Crowds are entertained by a musical concert before the team competitions begin. Holders of Hogback tickets may sample the wonderful food and drink offerings. The Kids Q allows children to display their culinary talents.
- 1102 Grand Avenue Glenwood Springs, CO 81601 in Glenwood Springs, CO
The best part of this June festival is the free ice cream with strawberries! However, a carnival, Battle of the Bands, strawberry pie contest, and arts and crafts show are just some of the other fun family activities that fill the weekend schedule.
Live music, yoga demonstrations, and astrology and meditation workshops are just some of the activities here. Held at the Shadows Ranch in Georgetown, this mid-June festival is two days of immersion in some of the best local music productions, and thought provoking seminars assembled in one place.