This August, don’t miss out on any of the festivals happening around Boulder County. With everything from peach smoothies to zucchini races, there’s plenty to keep you fed and entertained all month long. Read on for August 2019’s upcoming events: 

August 3rd | 7:30pm 

Colorado Music Festival Finale: Mahler Symphony No. 3

Chautauqua Auditorium

900 Baseline Road, Boulder  Don’t miss the final performance of the Colorado Music Festival at the historic and beautiful Chautauqua Auditorium. Internationally renowned mezzo-soprano Janice Chandler-Eteme will make her debut with the Colorado Music Festival for the performance. Purchase your tickets before they’re all gone on the Colorado Music Festival website.

August 17th | 9am

20th Annual Lafayette Peach Festival 

Old Town Lafayette

South Public Road, Lafayette Colorado is famous for its Palisade peaches and you don’t have to head out west to snag the delicious fruit! Check out the Lafayette Peach Festival, celebrating their 20th year of bringing peaches and peach products to Boulder County. With over 30,000 pounds of peaches, 500 peach pies, 10 pans of peach cobbler and 2,500 peach smoothies available, you’ll be all peached out after a fun day with vendors and family-friendly entertainment. Head over to the Peach Festival website for more information.

August 24th | 1pm

Boulder Craft Beer Festival 

North Boulder Park

9th Street & Dellwood Avenue, Boulder There’s no shortage of breweries crafting ambitious and delicious beers in Colorado. At the Boulder Craft Beer Festival you can enjoy tastings from over thirty local breweries and 100 different varieties of beer along with live music and a free yoga class. Visit the Craft Beer Festival website to purchase your ticket.

August 27th | 10:30am

Premier Mortgage Group: How to Utilize Your Home Equity Effectively

Center for the Arts

801 Grant Street, Louisville

Stop by the Center for the Arts in Louisville for an educational event with Premier Mortgage Group. Along with live music and light snacks, Gabe Bodner, a Reverse Mortgage Decision Manager, will lead a conversation about how you can use your home equity to improve your cash flow in retirement. The event will run from 10:30am to 12:30pm. Register on Eventbrite

August 30th–September 2nd

Louisville’s 84th Annual Fall Festival & Labor Day Parade

Memory Square Park

801 Grant Avenue, Louisville

Don’t miss Louisville’s biggest community celebration of the year—the 84th Annual Fall Festival and Labor Day Parade! Downtown Louisville will be full of activities happening all weekend long, from a Senior’s Dinner including live music and a full chicken dinner on Friday night to an all-day Labor Day celebration on Monday with a parade, pancake breakfast and homemade pie contest. For the schedule of events and more information, visit the City of Louisville website. 

August 31st–September 2nd

Boulder Creek Hometown Festival

Central Park 

1236 Canyon Boulevard, Boulder

The Boulder Creek Hometown Festival has activities and entertainment for everyone. The three-day festival features live performances, a food court and beer garden, a carnival, arts and crafts vendors, a car show and a great zucchini race! Visit the Boulder Creek Hometown Festival website to learn more about the event.

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