Things to Do in Longmont This Weekend

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Women Only Intro to All-Grain Brewing class, 2018

Join Brewmented for an exciting class for women to ask questions and learn about brewing beer and even get to brew their own beer. Tickets can be purchased here for $10, this includes lunch: Tickets

A Christmas Carol, Friday, December 7, 2018, 7:30 p.m.

Longmont Theatre Company is excited to present this adaptation of the Dickens classic by American playwright Romulus Linney. Ebenezer Scrooge’s journey from an embittered, miserly man into a giving, caring human being at the hands of three spirits — who, one Christmas Eve, show him what life means — remains a perennial holiday favorite, reminding audiences of the true spirit of the season. A must see for the holiday season.

Barley Har Har Comedy Night, Friday, December 7, 2018, 7:30 p.m.

Join 300 Suns Brewing for their first ever comedy night, this Friday at 7:30 p.m. Get there early to grab some beer and a panini to enjoy the night.

Downtown Longmont Holiday Cheer Walking Tour, Friday, December 7, 2018, 5:30 p.m.

At 6th Avenue Plaza this Friday, bring your camera and experience a tour through downtown Longmont’s lights and displays, enjoy some treats and activities at our stops, and shop for Santa’s list. An event with photo opportunities for the entire family. We will finish at Roosevelt Park, just in time for the fireworks. Dogs are not allowed on this walk.

Live Music featuring, Mad Dog Blues Trio, Friday, December 7, 2018, 8:30 p.m.

Don’t miss out a great night of live music and great food at The Roost this Friday evening and make sure you take a friend.

The Haunting History of Historic Callahan House, Friday, December 7, 2018, 6:30 p.m.

Celebrate the Holidays Victorian Style by visiting The Haunting History of Historic Callahan House, a presentation by Dori Spence Psychic.

Poetry, Fiction, Non-Fiction and Graphic Novel Critique group, Friday, December 7, 2018, 7 p.m.

If you are seeking a friendly and supportive critique group for poetry, fiction, non-fiction, and graphic novel-work, please contact Lucy Simpson at, for an event at the Firehouse Art Center this Friday.

Date Night, Saturday, December 8, 2018, 6 p.m.

Join Crackpots for a fun Date Night this weekend with a great deal of two adult studio fees for the price of one starting at 6 p.m. this does not include the price of the project or kids fees.

Definitely Mary Ann, Saturday, December 8, 2018, 6 p.m.

Definitely Mary Ann plays songs that are TV show theme songs or songs that have been featured in awesome movies. From Barney Miller to Hawaii 5-0 and Soul Man to Hooked on a Feeling, the music spans generations. So make sure you check her out at Bootstrap Brewing this weekend.

Tom Pakele of Hotfoot, Saturday, December 8, 2018, 8:30 p.m.

Tom Pakele of Local band Hotfoot, will be playing a broken-down set, featuring guitar, harmonica and vocals. You’ll be sure to enjoy his performance at The Roost this Saturday.

Meet the Author, Saturday, December 8, 2018, 3:30 p.m.

Join the Used Book Emporium this weekend as they host Michael Cotton signing his children’s holiday book, “Going North to the Pole.”

Parade of Lights, Saturday, December 8, 2018, 5 p.m.

Come Downtown to Stephens Plaza and watch the 2018 Parade of Lights. This year’s theme is Jingle Bell Rock, and the parade’s Grand Marshal is Doug Ward. Be sure to stop by St. Stephen’s Plaza from 3-5 p.m. for their Winter Wonderland – crafts, hot chocolate, holiday music and family fun.

Make Your Own Holiday Cards Workshop, Saturday, December 8, 2018, 10 a.m.

Cards will be created with paper cutting techniques as well as stitching with embroidery floss and yarn, taught by local artist, Susan White at CoSolve. There will be many different paper and fiber choices offered. Have an abundance of holiday cards around the house already? Then take this opportunity to use these techniques to create different greeting cards that can be used any time of the year. Bring a friend and make your cards together.

Winter Wonderland, Saturday, December 8, 2018, 3 p.m.

Come Downtown and stop by St. Stephen’s Plaza before the Parade of Lights. There will be craft activities, holiday music, hot chocolate courtesy of The Well, selfie stations and photo opportunities, and the chance to dance with a Christmas Tree.

Outlaw Yoga, Sunday, December 9, 2018, 10:30 a.m.

Outlaw Yoga is a revolutionary power yoga community, a technically simple and physically challenging way to practice a new way of being on and off the mat. Outlaw Yoga is powerful, bold, present and fun. A style of yoga and community and a way of living at it’s core, so if you think you’re up to the challenge, then join Bootstrap Brewing this Sunday morning.

The High Road Home Trio, Sunday, December 9, 2018, 4 p.m.

Dave Willis (guitar/vocals), Tad Smith (dobro), and Adam Hines (banjo) of The High Road Home will perform their unique blend of bluegrass and folk tunes together as a trio. $1 from each pour of cider will go to the band, so drink up and enjoy the music at St. Vrain Cidery.

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