Things to Do on the Front Range – August 2018

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Summer isn’t over yet! There are plenty of excellent events and activities happening throughout August along the Front Range. Check out our top picks for fun family-friendly events and festivals. Whether you’re looking for a community festival or a night out listening to live music, we have you covered!

Colorado Shakespeare Festival

  • Date – Wednesday, August 1 to Sunday, August 12
  • Location – Mary Rippon Outdoor Theatre, 277 University Ave., Boulder
  • Description – The summer theater series features larger than life characters, family dramas and laugh out loud humor. Enjoy pre-show picnicking on campus and beverages during the performances.
  • Performance Dates & Additional Info

Louisville Downtown Street Faire

  • Dates –  Friday, August 10
  • Location – Steinbaugh Pavilion, 824 Front Street, Louisville
  • Description – This Friday evening event features live music. Enjoy fair food and downtown restaurants, cold drinks, arts and crafts, kids’ activities and the perfect atmosphere to relax and kick off the weekend.
  • Additional Info

Rock & Rails

  • Date – Thursdays, August 2 to August 30, 5 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • Location – Whistle Stop Park, Murray Street, Niwot
  • Description – Enjoy the free summer concert series on Thursday nights in Niwot. In addition to live bands, there are food trucks and local beer vendors. The event supports community efforts by the Niwot Cultural Arts Association and the Niwot Business Association.
  • Additional Info

19th Annual Lafayette Peach Festival

  • Date – Saturday, August 18, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
  • Location – Old Town Lafayette
  • Description – This is a fun and peach filled event, featuring over 30,000 pounds of certified organic Palisade peaches. In addition to all things peaches, the festival also offers antiques, live bands and family activities.
  • Additional Info

Elevations Credit Union is proud to sponsor these summer events. For more information on events and seminars, each month on the Front Range check out our Community Events & Seminars page and follow us on Facebook and Twitter.

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