Spring is an exciting time in this area! Whether you're a long-time resident or just visiting, these ideas will guarantee you have a good time!

1. Longmont Farmers Market

When

Saturday, May 13, 2017

8:00 AM–1:00 PM

Where

Boulder County Fairgrounds

9595 Nelson Road. Longmont, CO 

Description

"Our mission is to support, promote and expand local agriculture, making fresh products accessible to our community and strengthening relationships between local food producers and food consumers."

2. Family Friendly Day Special, "Custom Frames" Public Paint, Wine, & Canvas Class

When

Saturday, May 13, 2017

11:00 AM-4:00 PM

Where

The PEAK Paint and Wine Studio

600 Longs Peak Avenue - Units A & B, Longmont, CO

Description

"We are offering an 'all day' special painting. We are going to be painting wood frames and taking pictures.  Moms/Dads - Bring in your kiddos, have a picture taken, paint a frame for the picture.  Great Mother's Day gifts.  We will start painting every hour, on the hour.  This is a 'family friendly' event - no alcoholic beverages will be available. We will have a limited beverage offering to include water, lemonade, iced tea, along with some special cookies."

3. True West Productions 4-D Barrel Racing Series

When

Saturday, May 13, 2017

12:00 PM-5:00 PM

Where

Boulder County Fairgrounds

9595 Nelson Rd. Longmont, CO 

Description

"True West Productions was founded to provide honest, fair, affordable, world class barrel races and to promote and further a popular sport while providing opportunities to barrel racers of all ages and skill levels."

4. 2nd Annual Rocky Mountain Tree Fest 

When

Saturday, May 13, 2017

4:00 PM-12:00 AM

Where

Oskar Blues Grill & Brew

303 Main Street. Lyons, CO 

Description

"Our mission is simple: work with local volunteers and companies to plant native trees and vegetation in areas desperately in need of reforestation, thus maintaining the Colorado landscape and providing thriving habitats that will help promote animal populations and recreation industries...we have partnered with the Can'd Aid Foundation and Oskar Blues Grill and Brew, for a packed event of great food, craft beer, and Colorado music, featuring Greener Grounds, The Jaden Carlson Band, and more."

5. Mother's Day Brunch

When

Sunday, May 14, 2017

11:00 AM-2:00 PM

Where

Longs Peak Pub & Tap House

600 Longs Peak Ave. Longmont, CO

Description

“All mothers will receive free glass of Champagne. To make it even better, Kids under 12 Eat Free All Day Long!!”

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