August Boulder Newsletter
The final stretch of summer is here! Whether you're cranking up the BBQ or enjoying some time outdoors, we wish you plenty of sun and fun.
Below you’ll find a few local happenings, insider tips and lifestyle content curated for the season. Enjoy!
Colorado Resort Towns See Flood of Second-Home Buyers, and They May be Here to Stay
The Colorado Sun reported in late July that the real estate market is booming in Colorado's mountain towns. Not only are they seeing homes sell at high prices, but towns such as Aspen, Vail, and Crested Butte are reporting increased interest and enrollment in schools.
July 2020 - Single Family Home
July 2020 - Townhouse / Condo
Yoga On The Rocks
Though most concerts may have been cancelled, Yoga On The Rocks is in full swing at Red Rocks.
Check out the full schedule here.
Bands Above The Bricks
Boulder's beloved summer concert series Bands On The Bricks is still on... well, sort of! Join virtually every Wednesday evening for a live-streamed concert of your favorite local artists from the rooftops of downtown Boulder, 7-8pm.
More information here.
Dinner and a Movie: A Virtual Flatirons Food Film Festival Experience
Don't miss "Trattoria" on August 21st, with guest speaker, Director Jason Wolos. The monthly 'Dinner and a Movie' event features "paired" takeout dishes from recommended restaurants and recipes for dishes related to the film. Tickets on sale on 8/10, and more information is here.
Lifestyle Tips & Tricks
Looking for Ways to Keep the Kids Entertained? Check Out These Safe Outdoor Family Activities.
Patch has compiled a few safe activities to keep the family busy outdoors. All of these activities can be done wearing a mask and with social distancing practices in mind. Find your next great family bonding experience and reduce everyone's stress.
36 Of The Best Summer Grilling Recipes Perfect for Those Summer Nights Fire up the grill and try one of Better Homes and Garden's favorite grilling recipes for your next summer cookout. Choose from classic main dishes—grilled chicken, steak, burgers, salmon, ribs, and more—or a delicious side, like grilled corn or pineapple. Dessert is even covered—all fresh off the grill.
19 Designer Tips for Lightening Up a Dark Room
Brightening up a dark space is a common challenge when designing a room. While a major renovation can certainly assist, knocking down walls or adding windows are thankfully not the only options. From painting the ceiling to layering in accessories, Elle Decorrounded up their favorite tips to help you let the light in.