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An Evening with Dark Star Orchestra

Ending March 26, 2015
  • Location: Boulder Theater
  • Address: 2032 14th Street, Boulder, CO 80302
  • Venue: Boulder Theater
  • Time: 8:30pm
  • Phone: 303-786-7030
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Performing to critical acclaim worldwide for nearly 15 years and over 2000 shows, Dark Star Orchestra continues the Grateful Dead concert experience. Their shows are built off the Dead's extensive catalog and the talent of these 7 fine musicians. On any given night the band will perform a show based on a set list from the Grateful Dead's 30 years of extensive touring or use their catalog to program a unique set list for the show. This allows fans both young and old to share in the experience. By… more

Art at the Riverside

March 28, 2015
  • Location: The Riverside
  • Address: 1724 Broadway, Boulder, CO 80302
  • Time: 6pm
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The doors of The Riverside, 1724 Broadway, Boulder, CO will open at 6:00 p.m. on March 28th to an open gallery of Shae Meyer's intricate prints, Sam Cikauskas's xylographic veggies, Daniel Stolberg's recycled-wood works, delicate crayon-wax works and a three-dimensional immersive piece that defies categorization by Dylan Gebbia Richards, and one large-scale work by art duo Jess Beethe and Keegan O'Keefe from their series Instinctive Turns. In addition to showing his abstract… more

Boulder Arts Week

March 27 – April 4, 2015
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Location: Throughout Boulder
  • Time: Various Times
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After an exciting inaugural year for Boulder Arts Week in 2014, we're thrilled to announce that Boulder Arts Week 2015 will take place March 27-April 4 at locations all over the City of Boulder! Boulder Arts Week is Boulder's only large-scale, inclusive celebration of our community's vibrant arts and cultural offerings. This citywide event highlights Boulder's distinguished arts and cultural programming and includes art walks, First Friday, exhibitions, performances, dance, music, theatre,… more

Colorado Craft Beer Week at Twisted Pine

March 27 – 29, 2015
3/22-1$ off 5-flight, 2$ off 10-flight, 3/23-Trivia night with Geeks who Drink, 3/24-All day happy hour, open mic night 6-8pm, 3/25- Free pint glass with purchase of any beer! (starting at 5pm while supplies last), 3/26-10% off all Twisted Pine apparel, 3/27- All day happy hour pitchers, comedy 7-9pm, 3/28- Brewery Tours at 2,3 and 4. … more

Cosmic Mesa at Twisted Pine

March 28, 2015
Cosmic Mesa is an Americana-Jamgrass band based in Fort Collins, CO. The band was formed in March 2014 by guitarist and band manager, Andrew DeCarlo. Since then the group has evolved into a very entertaining arrangement and has been booking and performing shows along the Colorado front range. Cosmic Mesa has already entertained audiences at such places as The Blind Pig Pub in Fort Collins, The Swing Station in Laporte, CO, The Twisted Pine in Boulder, and Stem Ciders and Park House in Denver… more

Explore! Fiji

Ending March 26, 2015
  • Location: Ocean First Divers
  • Address: 3015 Bluff st., Boulder, CO 80301
  • Time: 6:30-8:30
  • Phone: 303-444-7234
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Bula! Join us Thursday, March 26th at 6:30pm to learn about our recent dive trips to the beautiful islands of Fiji! Famous for its soft coral diving, white sand beaches and pristine natural environment, Fiji is a leader in eco-tourism. With thousands of species of fish and hundreds of enormous and colorful corals, every dive is its own little adventure. Bruce recently led a group of intrepid OFD travelers to Lalati Resort in Beqa, Fiji and has stories from above and below the water that we are… more

HomeVibe Presents: An Evening with Brendan James (Live Concert and DVD Recording)

March 28, 2015
  • Location: eTown
  • Address: 1535 Spruce Street, Boulder, CO 80302
  • Venue: eTown
  • Time: 7:30-9:30pm
  • Phone: 303-443-8696
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Brendan James, a New Hampshire native who now calls South Carolina home, is taking his career to a new level in Colorado this spring. In partnership with local promoter HomeVibe Presents, James will bring 220 of his most dedicated fans to eTown Hall in Boulder, the cutting-edge new home of the legendary radio program by the same name. His latest record, Simplify, raised over $30,000 in fan-funding on Kickstarter and earned critical acclaim. Brendan James is revered by his fans for his mix of… more

Hurray for the Riff Raff

March 28, 2015
  • Location: Fox Theatre
  • Address: 1135 13th Street, Boulder, CO 80302
  • Venue: Fox Theatre
  • Time: 8:30pm
  • Phone: 720-645-2467
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Hurray For The Riff Raff is Alynda Lee Segarra, but in many ways it's much more than that: it's a young woman leaving her indelible stamp on the American folk tradition. If you're listening to her new album, 'Small Town Heroes,' odds are you're part of the riff raff, and these songs are for you.… more

Laurie Dameron Music

March 28, 2015
  • Location: Thai Shi House
  • Address: 3033 28 S, Boulder, CO 80304
  • Time: 6-8pm
  • Phone: 303-449-3529
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Billboard Magazine award recipient, Laurie Dameron, has been playing the guitar for over 40 years. Between solo performances and performances with her band, Laurie D and the Blues Babes, she has performed for hundreds of venues in and out of Colorado over the past 20 years. Laurie is extremely versatile and includes selections from folk, instrumental, pop, country, blues, and jazz that allow her to play a variety of venues. … more

Little Locheart Arts

Ending March 26, 2015
  • Location: The Boulder Art Therapy Collective
  • Address: 1400 Lee Hill Road, Boulder, CO 80304
  • Time: 9am-3pm
  • Phone: 720-201-6978
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You have to work, but your children don't have school!  You have a million things to do and need childcare!   Little Locheart Arts offers full day care so you can solve your childcare dilemma during school days off.   Stress relief for you, art enrichment for your child!     At Little Locheart Arts we  focus on materials exploration and believe we have the responsibility to  utilize reclaimed materials whenever possible.  We offer children… more

Polioculture

March 27, 2015
  • Location: Fox Theatre
  • Address: 1135 13th Street, Boulder, CO 80302
  • Venue: Fox Theatre
  • Time: 9pm
  • Phone: 720-645-2467
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Policulture is the six-piece Original Mountain Reggae band from Boulder, Colorado. Policulture emanates heavy drum and bass with roots rhythm, accompanied by a melodic horn section and conscious lyrics. Established in 2010 this group of musicians developed their foundation and continually evolves as a band. Policulture creates music to bridge the gap between generations and unite all under one sound.… more

Stephan Alter "Becoming a Mountain"

Ending March 26, 2015
  • Location: Boulder Bookstore
  • Address: 1107 Pearl St., Boulder, CO 80302
  • Time: 7:30pm
  • Phone: 303-447-2074
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Stephen Alter was raised by American missionary parents in the foothills of the Himalayas, where he and his wife, Ameeta, now live. Their idyllic existence was brutally interrupted when four armed intruders invaded their house and left them for dead. Becoming a Mountain is his account of a series of treks he took in the Himalayas following his convalescence. Undertaken out of sorrow, the treks become a moving soul journey, a way to rediscover mountains in his inner landscape. Vouchers to attend… more

Taarka CD Release Party for "Making Tracks Home" with Benny "Burie" Galloway

March 27, 2015
  • Location: eTown
  • Address: 1535 Spruce Street, Boulder, CO 80302
  • Venue: eTown
  • Time: 7pm-9pm
  • Phone: 303-443-8696
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Taarka, the nom de plume of David Tiller and Enion Pelta-Tiller's band, has several meanings, from the sound roasting spices make in Indian cooking to the concept of vibrating energy strings in the Grand Unified Theory of particle physics.… more

The Madness Starts Here at The West End Tavern

March 27 – April 6, 2015
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Address: 926 Pearl Street, Boulder, CO 80302
  • Venue: West End Tavern
  • Time: During Games
  • Phone: 303-444-3535
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Ever sit at home and think, “This would be so much better if I had 6 flatscreens…”? We’ve all been there. From March 17th – April 6th, we’ll be playing the basketball games on our 6 flatscreens, just for you! And while you’re at it, enjoy some awesome specials: – $3.50 Howdy Pilsner by The Post — $4 Select Game Day Craft Beer — $3.50 Jim Beam — BBQ Nacho Special You can’t sleep here, but we’ll understand if you want… more

Vilona Gallery Presents: 'Celebration of Metalsmithing and Natural Discovery

March 27 – 31, 2015
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Location: Violina Gallery
  • Address: 1815 Pearl St., Boulder, CO 80302
  • Time: Mon-Sat 10-6pm, Sun 11-5
  • Phone: 720-287-4580
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Vilona Gallery proudly presents "Celebration of Metalsmithing and Natural Discovery"  currently showing through March, 2015.  This premiere group show features the artwork of James Vilona, Ted Schaal, Arabella Tattershall, Carl Zachmann and Andrew White. The show focuses on artwork that translates a piece of our cultural history and discovery through contemporary artistic voice and processes. Works will be presented alongside the common threads linking each medium's… more

Visiting Artist Series "Dialogue and Process"

March 28, 2015
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Saturday
  • Address: 1815 Pearl Street, Boulder, CO 80302
  • Venue: Vilona Gallery
  • Time: 12pm-5pm
  • Phone: 720-287-4580
March 21 from 12pm-5pm, Cheri Vilona will be painting solo. March 28 from 12pm-5pm. Artists in attendance and painting live include notable painters Judy Greenan, Marie Channer and Cheri Vilona. Having access to watch painters as they work through their artistic process, bringing the public up close and personal, is an exciting and fulfilling experience. We’re proud to host Judy Greenan and Marie Channer at Vilona Gallery, 1815 Pearl Street, as they paint live from 12-5 Saturday, March 28.… more

On-Going Events

Afternoon Tea at the Boulder Dushanbe Teahouse

Starting March 27, 2015
Enjoy a traditional Afternoon Tea Service in one of Boulder's most beautiful and iconic buildings. The Boulder Dushanbe Teahouse was a gift to the City of Boulder from sister city, Dushanbe, Tajikistan, as a symbol of global friendship and peace. Nestled at the foot of the majestic Rocky Mountains, the Teahouse was handcrafted by skilled artisans in Central Asia, and features the traditional Persian arts of carving and painting. Afternoon Tea is traditionally served between 3 and 5pm. Enjoy a… more

BACH UNCAGED, Boulder Bach Festival and Third Law Dance/Theater at The Dairy Center for the Arts

March 27 – 28, 2015
Following 2014's sold-out performances of Obstinate Pearl, 3rd Law joins Boulder Bach Festival Music Director/electric violinist Zachary Carrettin with Marcia Schirmer on prepared piano in a new collaboration merging the transcendent musics of J.S. Bach with the mystical sounds of American composer John Cage. 3rd Law Artistic Co-Directors Jim LaVita and Katie Elliott, with ten dancers, bridge these seemingly disparate sounds to blend classical music traditions with an avant-garde… more

BETC: Stupid F##king Bird

March 27 – April 5, 2015
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
  • Location: Dairy Center for the Performing Arts – East Theatre
  • Address: 26th & Walnut Street, Boulder, CO 80302
  • Time: Wednesdays-Saturdays at 7:30 p.m., Sundays at 4 p.m.
  • Phone: 303-444-7328
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Boulder Ensemble Theatre Company (BETC) presents a regional premiere, sort of adapted from Chekhov’s “The Seagull” by Aaron Posner. You’ve never seen Chekhov like this. Aaron Posner’s irreverent update of “The Seagull” lets us into a country house where unrequited desire is drowned in equal parts alcohol and sarcasm. In true Chekhovian fashion, actresses, playwrights, doctors, and novelists bare their souls as they search desperately for the truth of… more

Boulder Story Builder

Starting March 27, 2015
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Location: Boulder Center for Conscious Community
  • Address: 1637 28th Street, Boulder, CO 80301
  • Time: 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • Phone: 303-297-1185
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Lighthouse Writers Workshop brings its exemplary programming to Boulder on Saturday and Sunday, August 2 and 3 for the writing retreat, Boulder Story Builder. Writers searching for the perfect narrator can take a class with Eleanor Brown, local author of the New York Times bestselling The Weird Sisters. Or dissect elements of a perfect starting sentence with local author Laura Pritchett. The weekend also includes two workshops with local writers Erika Krouse and Brad Wetzler, whose work has… more

Boulder Symphony: Musical Rapture

March 28, 2015
  • Location: First Presbyterian Church
  • Address: 1820 15th Street, Boulder, CO 80302
  • Time: 7 PM
  • Phone: 970-577-1550
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Symphony no. 3 - Johannes Brahms Concierto de Aranjuez - Joaquin Rodrigo Nicolò Spera, Guitar Approaching Rapture (World Premiere) - Nathan Hudson The music of Brahms transports listeners and performers to another world, captivating us with joy, delight, and filling us with unimaginable questions and fantasies. Brahms’s Third Symphony is no different, and in many ways is his most spiritual and personal work. We also feature CU guitar faculty Nicolo Spera who performs the most… more

Centro Latin Kitchen: Friday Afternoon Club

Starting March 27, 2015
Join us for Friday Afternoon Club with weekely live music!… more
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