Colorado Festivals to Help You Celebrate Winter

    This winter, don’t dread the oncoming snow and ice. Instead, embrace the cold by going all-in on some of Colorado’s best winter festivals.   Below, you’ll find a selection of some of the best events and activities throughout the Centennial State for celebrating all things winter. Make this season one to remember!   […]

Party at RockyGrass in Lyons

The stage at RockyGrass. Courtesy photo

Every summer, the quiet mountain town of Lyons transforms into one of Colorado’s biggest parties. Thousands of people flock to the scenic St. Vrain River, beneath red-rock cliffs, to listen to live bluegrass music. The annual festival, RockyGrass, is put on by Planet Bluegrass. And that’s exactly what Lyons turns into for the occasion: a planet […]

7 Reasons Why You Want to Visit the Conference on World Affairs

Conference on World Affairs
International flags line a sidewalk in Norlin Quad during the annual Conference on World Affairs at the University of Colorado Boulder. Photo by Casey A. Cass/University of Colorado

You’ve heard the hypothetical question: If you could sit down and chat with one influential person, who would it be and what would you ask? In a way, that’s the heart of a unique, annual event in Boulder. It’s called the Conference on World Affairs. The week-long event brings more than 100 guests — often […]