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.
- Denver, Colorado in Denver, CO
This year Festival is hosted on a new virtual platform: November brings red carpets and awards to the newly opened Sie FilmCenter. Eleven days are spent exploring the intricacies of film through screenings and discussion groups that include film critics, professors, filmmakers and festival attendees.
- Breckenridge, Colorado, U.S.A. in Breckenridge, CO
Named for a Nordic God, this Breckenridge festival is all about winter fun. A cure for the post-holiday slump, this early January event features a family night of snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, and ice skating. This is followed by crazy contests, bonfires, fireworks and a spectacular parade.
- Colorado, United States. in Leadville, CO
In early March, town streets become ski venues as teams compete in ski joring, where skiers are pulled through the streets filled with jumps while collecting rings. Local police and firefighters square off in the Guns vs. the Hoses broomball game for bragging rights.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.