Calendar

Feb
26
Wed
2020
Sustainability Task Force Meeting @ Council Chambers
Feb 26 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Do you have great ideas about sustainability in Golden? Are you ready to dive in and turn the community’s sustainability ideas into action? If so, mark your calendars for an upcoming sustainability task force meeting.

The Community Sustainability Advisory Board (CSAB) is looking for interested residents, local experts, and community activists to help in the following tasks:

  • Identify data and resources needed to determine impacts.
  • Review drafts of the 2020 Sustainability Strategic Plan.
  • Help campaign for top priorities.

Each task force meeting will focus on one of the three sustainability goal areas : Water, Waste and Energy. Community members are invited to participate in one or more task forces of interest. To participate, simply show up to one of the task force meetings listed below. Refreshments will be provided.

Water Strategy Task Force
December 4, 2019
5:30 to 7 p.m.
City Hall Council Chambers – 911 10th St, Golden
Waste Strategy Task Force
January 22, 2020
5:30 to 7 p.m.
City Hall Council Chambers – 911 10th St, Golden
Energy Strategy Task Force
February 26, 2020
5:30 to 7 p.m.
City Hall Council Chambers – 911 10th St, Golden

For more information, email goldensustainability@cityofgolden.net.

Mar
8
Sun
2020
Daylight Saving Time Begins
Mar 8 @ 1:59 am
Apr
30
Thu
2020
Business Assistance Webinar – Virtual @ Virtual Meeting
Apr 30 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Businesses in Golden will hear the latest status of loans available from SBA, City (DDA/GURA) fund, and others and have a chance to ask questions of presenters. Experts in their field will present to local businesses targeted information to help them navigate right now, where to focus their energy on recovering from the COVID crisis.

Register for the Zoom meeting in advance.

Agenda

Introduction by JJ Trout, District 1 Golden City Councilor and Golden United

Presentations by:

– Marie Drake, Drake Law Firm: The Business Owner’s Guide to Surviving COVID-19
– Diana Murray, ASAP Accounting & Payroll: Employer Recordkeeping & Reporting
– Annie Hammond, Sunflower Bank: COVID-19 Banking Support
– Robin Fleischmann, City of Golden: COVID-19 Business Recovery Loan Program

Q&A: 15 Minutes

May
2
Sat
2020
CANCELLED: Golden Super Cruise 2020 @ South Golden Road
May 2 @ 5:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Super Cruise Hot Rod CarOnce a month, car lovers gather along South Golden Road to watch hot rods, classic cars, and custom rides of all kinds do what they do best – cruise! This is Colorado’s biggest annual car cruise, and it happens on the first Saturday of each month, May through October.

Learn more at www.goldensupercruise.com.

May
26
Tue
2020
CANCELED: Golden Bicycle Cruise
May 26 @ 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm

Please note, the May Bicycle Cruise has been canceled.

Get 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.

 

Stay tuned for 2020 Cruise Themes and Bands

May 26:

June 30:

July 28:

August 25:

September 29:Bicycle Cruise Captain America

Jun
6
Sat
2020
Golden Super Cruise 2020 @ South Golden Road
Jun 6 @ 5:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Super Cruise Hot Rod CarOnce a month, car lovers gather along South Golden Road to watch hot rods, classic cars, and custom rides of all kinds do what they do best – cruise! This is Colorado’s biggest annual car cruise, and it happens on the first Saturday of each month, May through October.

Learn more at www.goldensupercruise.com.

Jun
20
Sat
2020
Golden Farmer’s Market @ Golden Library Parking Lot
Jun 20 @ 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
Jun
27
Sat
2020
Golden Farmer’s Market @ Golden Library Parking Lot
Jun 27 @ 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
Jun
28
Sun
2020
CANCELED: Golden Gran Fondo @ Parfet Park
Jun 28 @ 8:00 am – 6:00 pm
Gran Fondo *Please note, the Golden Gran Fondo has been suspended until 2021.

The Golden Gran Fondo is a  bicycle race that is part of an international bicycle championship series, with a focus on the recreational aspect of cycling. There are different race routes, with a 20, 63 and a 91 mile loop available for riders.

The Golden Gran Fondo takes racers on a historic circuit through the Rocky Mountains, beginning in downtown Golden and travelling through several area towns and counties.  The event will have four timed sections within the longest route. The event will take place from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. in Parfet Park, with a race start under the arch on Washington Avenue.

For more information and to register for the race, visit the Golden Gran Fondo website.

Jun
30
Tue
2020
CANCELED: Golden Bicycle Cruise
Jun 30 @ 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Bicycle Cruise Captain America*Due to the ongoing concern of COVID-19, organizers have canceled the June ride.

Get 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.

 

COG Mesa

 Golden has 402 acres of open space
and maintains 253 acres of parks right within the city itself.

Additional Resources

City of Golden, Colorado
COG Mesa