Colorado Classic Ancillary Events

Golden Community Bicycle Ride

Friday, Aug. 23
Meet at 5 p.m. under the Golden Arch

Hop on a bike and join us for a community ride to welcome the Colorado Classic to Golden! Gather at 5:30 p.m. under the arch on Washington Avenue and we’ll take a short cruise to the Lions Park Ballfields where Movies and Music in the Park will take place. It’s a family-friendly and free kick-off to a great weekend of cycling and spectating!

Farmer’s Market

Golden Farmers' MarketSaturday, Aug. 24
8 a.m. to 1 p.m.

The Golden Farmer’s Market will be open for business on race day in its usual spot at 10th and Illinois Street. Stop by and grab some coffee, breakfast and fresh produce from local farmers before wandering over to the Expo at Parfet Park. Remember, many routes in and out of the area might be closed, so look closely at the closure map to find the best route for you.

Movies & Music in the Park

Movies & Music in the ParkFriday, Aug. 23
Lions Park Ballfields
10th & Illinois

Movies & Music in the Park begins at 7 p.m. with a short celebration in advance of the Colorado Classic. You will be treated to music from the Sweet Lillies, followed by a showing of Mary Poppins Returns at dusk under the stars around 8:30 p.m. Also, expect some updates on the race — in person!

Altra 5K

Saturday, Aug. 24
8:30 a.m.

Start the day with a free fun run – open to all ages. The run will start in Parfet Park and end under the Welcome to Golden arch.

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