Tom Hayden Memorial 5k Run/Walk

Formerly known as the Georgetown Fourth of July 5k Run/Walk, all proceeds benefit the Clear Creek County Advocates. “Honoring our past while preserving our future” — Patriotic runners and walkers will start their day right by traveling the perimeter of Georgetown around the lake and through historic downtown Georgetown! The course runs along dirt and […]

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4th of July Celebration in Clear Creek County

Come spend the day with Idaho Springs, Empire, Georgetown and Silver Plume! Stroll through unique shops, art galleries, visit historic landmarks, tour museums, pan for gold, or experience a little adventure on Clear Creek’s rapids, atv tours, train rides, adventure park, sky trek, or zipline! Also be sure to follow us on www.facebook.com/VisitClearCreek Idaho Springs […]

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Georgetown Bighorn Sheep Festival

Join the Historic Town of Georgetown and Colorado Parks & Wildlife for the Annual Georgetown Bighorn Sheep Festival! This festival always takes place the 2nd Saturday in November and runs from 10 am until 3 pm.  There will be children’s activities, crafts, music, wildlife programs, hikes, tours and so much more! Be sure to stop by […]

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Clear Creek Watershed Festival

Please join the Clear Creek Watershed Foundation for their annual, family-oriented festival to learn about the Clear Creek Watershed. Lots of fun for all ages and entry is FREE! Fishing • Gold Panning • Face Painting • Food • Live Music • Plus environmental education PASSPORT STATIONS with engaging activities! For more information, visit www.clearcreekwater.org or connect with them […]

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Tom Hayden Memorial 5k Run/Walk

Formerly known as the Georgetown Fourth of July 5k Run/Walk, all proceeds benefit the Clear Creek County Advocates. “Honoring our past while preserving our future” — Patriotic runners and walkers will start their day right by traveling the perimeter of Georgetown around the lake and through historic downtown Georgetown! The course runs along dirt and […]

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4th of July Celebration in Clear Creek County

Come spend the day with Idaho Springs, Empire, Georgetown and Silver Plume! Stroll through unique shops, art galleries, visit historic landmarks, tour museums, pan for gold, or experience a little adventure on Clear Creek’s rapids, atv tours, train rides, adventure park, sky trek, or zipline! Also be sure to follow us on www.facebook.com/VisitClearCreek Idaho Springs […]

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Small Business Saturday

Looking to fully support the movement and Shop Small this Saturday!!??!! Then, look no further than Clear Creek County and the Historic Mountain Communities of Idaho Springs, Dumont, Downieville, Lawson, Empire, Georgetown and Silver Plume! Clear Creek County is a wonderful place to browse boutiques and other one-of-a-kind small businesses. From our unique dining experiences to shopping and […]

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Christmas at the Hamill House

A magical evening at the Hamill House Museum.  Join us for a TREE-mendous Christmas Celebration at the Hamill House, home of the Silver Baron, William Arthur Hamill. Originally built in 1867, we decorate in Victorian splendor for the Holiday Season, for all the guests to enjoy. The ceremony includes the lighting of the Christmas Tree, […]

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Annual Georgetown Christmas Market

  Each December the town of Georgetown transforms for two weekends into a bustling Christmas scene reminiscent of Christmas of long ago. Thousands come to this tiny mountain town to experience a traditional holiday where Christmas hasn’t changed in 100 years: roasted chestnuts, holiday shopping, horse-drawn wagon rides through historic Georgetown, and wonderful sights and […]

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Christmas at the Hamill House

A magical evening at the Hamill House Museum.  Join us for a TREE-mendous Christmas Celebration at the Hamill House, home of the Silver Baron, William Arthur Hamill. Originally built in 1867, we decorate in Victorian splendor for the Holiday Season, for all the guests to enjoy. The ceremony includes the lighting of the Christmas Tree, […]

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