Golden Bicycle Cruise
Sep 29 @ 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm

Bicycle Cruise Captain AmericaGet your costumes ready and pump up your tires! The Golden Bicycle Cruise is back for another fun season of music, beer, food, and the always popular costume-themed cruise rides around Golden.

Golden-based New Terrain Brewing Company will pour two local brews each night, while local bands provide the music and Bob’s Atomic Burgers provides the food. If you plan on purchasing food or drinks, please note that this is a cash-only event.

There are prize drawings for adults and kids during every ride. Adults earn prize tickets with the purchase of beer, and kids can earn tickets by (1) showing up (2) wearing a costume and/or (3) bringing nonperishable food donations for a local food pantry.

The family-friendly event, sponsored by the Golden Community Commons group, takes place on the last Tuesday of the month, May through September. Gather at 6 p.m. in the parking lot next to the library for music, food and beer. Ride starts at 7 p.m. and ends back at the library lot where the fun continues until 9:30 p.m.


Golden Farmer’s Market @ Golden Library Parking Lot
Oct 3 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm

Golden Farmer's Market vendor offers giant jugs of hand sanitizer while wearing a mask.Golden Farmers Market runs every Saturday through October 3 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the parking lot just west of the Golden Library on 10th and Illinois streets in historic downtown.

Know Before You Go!

  • Wear a mask
  • NO pets are allowed
  • Pay via card vs cash
  • No consumption of food
  • Please pre-order from vendors
  • Bring only one family member vs whole family
  • No touching of produce or products
  • Please stay home if you are not feeling well
Tree Limb Drop-off Event
Oct 16 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

The City of Golden will host a special event for the community to drop off branches broken from the recent storm to assist residents with their yard clean-up.

The event is for City of Golden residents only. A state-issued ID is required.

Acceptable material:

  • stems
  • trunks
  • branches from pruning or removal work

Materials NOT accepted:

  • grass
  • root balls
  • bags of leaves
  • anything containing rocks, dirt or nails
  • processed construction wood (i.e. left over 2×4’s)

Drop off location:

Cross streets of Hwy 93 and Golden Gate. Turn left on Golden Gate and follow the signs. Take the right hand turn approximately 462 feet after turning onto Golden Gate from Hwy 93.

COG Mesa

 Golden was named after Thomas L. Golden,
a gold prospector who arrived in Jefferson County in 1858.

Additional Resources

City of Golden, Colorado
COG Mesa