Is it spring yet? No matter the weather, there are always exciting experiences to be had around Boulder County. This month, we’re looking forward to international films, a quirky festival up in Nederland, and a toe-tapping wellness movement. Every month, we share some of the events we’ll be attending as well as others that we know you’ll love to hear about. Read on for March 2019’s upcoming events:


March 1st–3rd

Longmont International Film Festival

Stewart Auditorium, Longmont Museum

400 Quail Road, Longmont

Film buffs, mark your calendars. The Longmont International Film Festival will bring a variety of documentary films to town. Whether you’re interested in a feel-good documentary about how one small town came together to help strangers in the aftermath of 9/11 or a deep dive into the life of the world’s first female film director, you’ll find something to settle in and watch. Grab tickets and learn more about the scheduled documentaries on the film festival website.  




March 8th–9th

Fort Collins International Film Festival

Lincoln Center

417 West Magnolia Street, Fort Collins 

If you can’t catch a film in Longmont, head a little north the following weekend for the Fort Collins International Film Festival. With documentaries, a number of short films, as well as full-length feature films there’s something to catch everyone’s fancy. Learn more about the films offered and purchase tickets on the Lincoln Center website.




March 8th–10th

Frozen Dead Guy Days

Nederland, CO

Almost everyone in the Boulder area knows about Frozen Dead Guy Days. It’s when the town of Nederland throws a three-day party celebrating Bredo Morstoel, who is frozen and has been housed in a shed of dry ice for thirty years. The quirky festivities take place this month and you don’t want to miss them. There will be thirty live bands, coffin racing, frozen t-shirt contests and plenty of food and drink to keep you entertained for the 18th annual event. Get your tickets on the Frozen Dead Guy Days website.



March 16th | 11am

Lucky Saturday at McGuckin’s

McGuckin Hardware

2525 Arapahoe Avenue, Boulder

Stop by McGuckin Hardware on St. Patrick’s Day with more than just your shopping list! For Lucky Saturday, celebrate Irish and Irish-American heritage with a day of activities and vendors. Check out McGuckin’s website for more information about the event, and don’t forget to wear green!




March 22nd | 7pm

World Literature Series Spring 2019

Boulder Bookstore

1107 Pearl Street, Boulder

Literature buffs take note—a lecture series hosted by the Boulder Bookstore in partnership with CU Boulder will feature authors from around the world. The March lecture will focus on American novelist, editor and professor E.L. Doctorow and will be presented by Annjeanette Wiese, Instructor of the Humanities at CU Boulder. Visit the Boulder Bookstore website for more information.




March 23rd | 7:30pm

Pixar in Concert

Macky Auditorium

1595 Pleasant Street, Boulder 

The music from your favorite animated films will be performed live by the Boulder Philharmonic Orchestra. Enjoy songs from hit Pixar movies like Finding Nemo, Toy Story, A Bug’s Life, and more. Tickets are going fast, so purchase yours today on the Boulder Philharmonic website.




March 30th | 10am

Dance With a Doc!

Avalon Ballroom

6185 Arapahoe Road, Boulder 

Have you joined any of the popular Walk With a Doc events around Boulder? The events are put on by Boulder Community Health and are part of a global wellness movement. For a new spin on the well-liked events, you can now Dance With a Doc! Join a board-certified doctor and the Center for Transformative Movement for a free innovative dance class. Find more information on the Dance With a Doc! website.


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