Things to do in Longmont This Weekend

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Back Alley Tour, Friday, October 12, 2018, 8 p.m.

Is Longmont haunted? Come decide that for yourself at the Back Alley Ghost Tour this friday night at 5th Ave. and Main St. $15.00 single $25 Double Students & Seniors 60 + – 12-18 yrs $12.50 each.

Longmont Hosts Colorado’s Largest Day of The Dead Celebration, Friday-Saturday, October 12-13, 2018, Friday 6 p.m. and Saturday 11 a.m.

Longmont’s annual Día de los Muertos celebration is the largest in the state of Colorado; the exhibition and family celebration at the Longmont Museum alone attracts more than 6,000 people from across the region. So come out this weekend for this memorable event at the Longmont Museum, Friday at 6 p.m. and Saturday at 11 a.m.

A Boulder County Juried Art Show, Friday, October 12, 2018, 5 p.m.

Boulder County Parks & Open Space will host an exhibit of selected en plein air artwork featuring county open space lands at The Great Frame Up this weekend. It’ll be an exhibit to remember.

Cheez-Louiee, Friday, October 12, 2018, 4:15 p.m.

Cheez-Louiee was established in 2018 after founder Louie R. Durden decided it’s time to stop breaking the bank for lunch and provide our customers with great service and reasonably priced great tasting food. Their menu is sure to delight your taste buds this Friday at Bootstrap Brewing.

Haunted History Tour of Longmont, Friday, October 12, 2018, 6 p.m.

Attend an exciting tour of haunted areas in Longmont, with tour guide Medium Dori Spence. RSVP 720 453 4733 or Meeting location given after you RSVP.

Catrina Painting Day, Saturday, October 13, 2018, 10 a.m.

Calavera Catrina – a sort of female, skeletal version of the Grim Reaper. Her image was created by Mexican illustrator José Guadalupe Posada around 1910 and remains a central figure in Mexico’s cultural identity. All ages are invited to join the Firehouse Art Center in celebrating Dia de Los Muertos with community painting of Catrina’s for our South Gallery Exhibition. All materials for this activity are provided along with food and snacks.

Cool Cat Bash, Saturday, October 13, 2018, 1 p.m.

Calling all Cool Cats! 300 Suns Brewing and The Hop are teaming up again to put on another great event to women-owned businesses while raising money for a great cause in our community. This round we will be raising money for the Robles Family through Habitat for Humanity of the St. Vrain Valley, The House that Beer Built. So visit 300 Suns Brewing this weekend.

Jimmy Hall with My Blue Sky, Saturday, October 13, 2018, 7 p.m.

Tickets are now on sale for Jimmy Hall with My Blue Sky – A Benefit for Blue Star Connection.

Join Jimmy Hall as he returns from his worldwide tour with Jeff Beck for the music of Jimmy Hall, Wet Willie, The Allman Brothers Band, My Blue Sky, and more. At the Dickens Opera House and Tavern this weekend.

Mad Dog Blues Band, Saturday, October 13, 2018, 6 p.m.

Fine night of sharp, syncopated blues. Wonderfully expressive performances with a depth of feeling and sense of humor and play you don’t always find together at Bootstrap Brewing this weekend.

Street Frites, Saturday, October 13, 2018, 12:30 p.m.

Frites Mobile Eatery out of a passion for great food, hospitality and a love of the Frite. “Big Blue” launched with a new menu in March focusing on International Street Food from South East Asia to Europe, from Latin America to the deep south of the U.S. So be sure to check them out this weekend at Bootstrap Brewing.

Boulder County Junior and Senior Team Fishing, Saturday, Oct. 13, 9 a.m.-noon

Boulder County, Colorado – Boulder County Parks & Open Space staff will host the annual Junior and Senior Team Fishing Derby at the Wally Toevs Pond at Walden Ponds Wildlife Habitat on 75th Street between Jay Road and Valmont in Boulder.

At this derby, each team must have one senior, 64 years old or older, and one junior, 15 years old or younger. Prizes are awarded for the team that catches the heaviest trout, has the largest age difference, and are first to catch the limit.

Event is free, but seniors must have a valid Colorado fishing license.
For more information contact Michelle Marotti at or 303-678-6219.

Streamline Cannonball, Sunday, October 14, 2018, 2 p.m.

Streamline Cannonball “A Tribute to Doc and Merle Watson and beyond” returns to The Tasty Weasel Taproom this weekend, make sure to go out with your friends and family to hear their great music.

Rocky Mountain Goat Yoga, Sunday, October 14, 2018, 8 a.m.

Join Lucky Weather Ranch for this growing popular event. This yoga class is a fit for people of all levels and ages. Meet with sweet little goats and enjoy the morning with friends and family.

Craft Yoga with Brie Michalik, Sunday, October 14, 2018, 11:15 a.m.

Enjoy 45 minutes of an all-levels Yoga Flow in the Tasting Room at Left Hand. This class is Free, and there will be mats available. Come for the poses, stay for the pints!

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