May is shaping up to be quite a month!
May 5th – Estes Park Rotary Duck Race Festival
“Join the fun in Estes Park for the 30th Annual Estes Park Rotary Duck Race Festival on Saturday, May 5, 2018. We will launch thousands of yellow rubber ducks at 1 p.m., but the fun will begin at 8:30 a.m. with a Duck Waddle Fun Run and continue at 10 a.m. with a park full of activities and food for families. For a donation of $20 to the charity you select on our Duck Race Adoption Form, you will have the chance to win prizes, from travel vouchers to gift certificates to local merchants.” More Info!
May 5th to May 6th – Northern Colorado Cinco De Mayo Festival: Ft Collins
“A Celebration of Family Culture and Community! Join Us For… Food Vendors | Beer Garden | Live Band’s | Merchandise Vendor’s | Art’s & Craft Vendor’s | Zumba in The Square | Kidzone Area | Mariachi’s | Aztec, Ballet Folklorico Dancer’s | Inflatable Bounce House and Slides | Face Painting | Human Water Ball Pool | Home Depot Kid’s Workshop and MORE! The celebration of this annual fiesta provides an excellent means of education and sharing of cultural diversity among our communities. Events planned for 2018 are geared for all ages and people of all ethnic backgrounds. We hope you can join us for 2 days and nights of fun filled events for the entire community!” More Info!
May 12th to June 17th – Colorado Governor’s Art Show: Loveland
“The 27th annual Governor’s Art Show - the largest fine art show to exclusively feature Colorado artists - will bring together 56 of the state’s most talented artists, Legacy Artists, Sandy Scott and Jill Soukup, and thousands of visitors for a month long-exhibit at the Loveland Museum/Gallery. The art show has established itself as one of the top two art shows in the state, and among the many reasons Loveland is at the heart of the arts in Colorado.” More Info!
May 19th – ArtWalk 2018 Longmont
“ArtWalk transforms the downtown for two fabulous nights each year and offer the public a chance to experience more than 10 live musicians, live performances, see art being created by local artists, view the work of over 20 visual artists, engage in children's art activities, and experience Historic Downtown Longmont in a fun, festive atmosphere.” More Info!
May 25th to May 28th – Boulder Creek Festival
“For over a quarter century, the Boulder Creek Festival® has been the unofficial kickoff to summer in Boulder. Widely considered Boulder County’s favorite event, the Festival includes three days of festivities featuring a large variety of events, activities, food and entertainment unique to the Boulder community. The Festival is free to the public and features something for everyone: 9 separate event areas with 500 vendors showcase everything from community arts and crafts to healthier alternatives and technology while 4 performance stages feature a spectrum of music and dance. The festival also features carnival rides, food and beverage vendors, and the signature event: rubber duck race down the creek! Join us over Memorial Day Weekend 2018 for the 31st Annual Boulder Creek Festival®, the best event in Boulder!” More Info!
May 28th – BolderBOULDER
“The BolderBOULDER has grown to become one of the largest and most highly acclaimed 10K’s in the world. Almost 1.2 million runners, joggers, walkers and spectators of all ages have gathered over the years to create a spectacle that defies description. Each year we host 50,000+ participants and 70,000+ spectators at Folsom Field for what we like to call the biggest and best Memorial Day celebration on earth. The BolderBOULDER is still locally owned and operated, and our dream continues. This event has taken on a life that we never quite envisioned, and it rewards us every year beyond measure. We hope you will join us to celebrate fitness, our country and this great state of ours, Colorado.” Registration & More Info!
May 28th – 39th Annual Colorado Run: Ft. Collins
“Celebrate Memorial Day with the 39th Annual Colorado Run on a brand new date & a brand new course! The Colorado Run has moved to Memorial Day with a beautiful race courses & great post-race party. This is an event for everyone, whether you are walking with friends, running for an award, or even sprinting towards the finish line for the post race food.” Registration & More Info!
May 31st to June 3rd – Cirque de Soleil presents: Corteo – Loveland
“After thrilling more than 8 million people worldwide, CORTEO will embark on a new journey starting in March of 2018 as the same enchanting production, but now in arenas, giving more people the opportunity to enjoy a Cirque du Soleil show in their own town. CORTEO, which means cortege in Italian, is a joyous procession, a festive parade imagined by a clown. The show brings together the passion of the actor with the grace and power of the acrobat to plunge the audience into a theatrical world of fun, comedy and spontaneity situated in a mysterious space between heaven and earth. The cast of CORTEO includes 51 acrobats, musicians, singers, and actors from all around the world.” Tickets & More Info!