Rural Colorado communities chosen for second round of Blueprint 2.0 initiatives
Colorado

Rural Colorado communities chosen for second round of Blueprint 2.0 initiatives

Program Designed to Support Local Efforts to Boost Economies DENVER Stephanie Copeland, executive director of the Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade (OEDIT) along with local economic development professionals from around the state, gathered in Meeker today to announce the recipients of the second round of the Colorado Blueprint 2.0 initiatives. “Blueprint 2.0 … Continue reading

State Historical Fund awards over $4.5 million in grants to ‘preserve Colorado’s past, invest in its future’
Colorado / Culture

State Historical Fund awards over $4.5 million in grants to ‘preserve Colorado’s past, invest in its future’

DENVER The History Colorado State Historical Fund (SHF) is awarding $4,568,138 in historic preservation grants to projects across Colorado. These grants provide essential funding for projects such as historic structure assessments, education programs, archaeological projects, and physical work to preserve and restore historic buildings and places. SHF grants help communities preserve their historic resources and … Continue reading

Colorado’s ghost towns inspire intrepid journeys, libation tours
Colorado

Colorado’s ghost towns inspire intrepid journeys, libation tours

COLORADO Colorado’s history runs as deep as the silver and gold veins that once lured a surge of fortune seekers here during the late-1800’s mining boom. But when those rich resources went bust, dozens of towns were abandoned—leaving behind saloons, mercantiles and other hallmarks of Wild West life. Catch glimpses of this bygone era in … Continue reading

Colorado’s Autumn inspires awe with colorful getaways, drives, festivals
Colorado / Get Out of Town

Colorado’s Autumn inspires awe with colorful getaways, drives, festivals

COLORADO Plan an awe-inspiring road trip through Colorado this fall, and experience the Centennial State in all its glory.  Soak in the scenery as the aspen leaves show off their brilliant yellow, red and orange hues, and take advantage of Colorado’s mild-temperatures, sunny days and blue bird skies. Enjoy hiking, biking, or horseback riding on … Continue reading

Big Head Todd & The Monsters perform free concert to celebrate Winter Park, new stage
Arts / Music / Summit County/Grand County

Big Head Todd & The Monsters perform free concert to celebrate Winter Park, new stage

WINTER PARK The Town of Winter Park will be holding a ribbon cutting celebration this Thursday, June 22 to commemorate the spectacular new Hideaway Park Stage located in the heart of downtown Winter Park.  As part of the festivities, Colorado’s own beloved Big Head Todd & The Monsters will play a free concert from 6-8 … Continue reading