4th of July Celebration in Clear Creek County

UPDATE:  Due to COVID 19  we have been informed that the FIREWORK display in Idaho Springs will be postponed to Small Business Saturday, November 28, 2020, also the Parade in Georgetown and the Ice Cream Social and other activities in Silver Plume are cancelled. With the new public health order from the State Department of […]

Read More

Mt. Evans Ascent Race – Cancelled

THE 2020 MT. EVANS ASCENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED: Due to restrictions on group size and concerns with the ability to maintain social distancing, our permitting agencies have made the decision that the Mt. Evans Ascent will not be allowed to take place in 2020. We look forward to seeing you all on our start line […]

Read More

REVEL Rockies Marathon and Half Marathon – Cancelled

This incredibly fast and remarkably beautiful downhill road race takes runners from the forests and canyons of the Rocky Mountains to the foothills of Denver, Colorado. Featuring a perfectly smooth downhill slope and spectacular scenery, this race will be sure to help you set your PR and finally hit that Boston Qualifying time. This event is guaranteed to be your new favorite marathon or half marathon […]

Read More

Bunny Dip – Easter Egg Hunt

Temporary Closure of CCMRD Recreation Center Due to the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19) throughout Colorado, Clear Creek Metropolitan Recreation District will be closing the Clear Creek Recreation Center to the public on Monday, March 16, 2020. All classes, public meetings, and programs, are cancelled or postponed during this time. We are working to reschedule programs […]

Read More

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 […]

Read More

11th Annual Pumpkin Smash Festival

The Annual Pumpkin SMASH happens the 1st Saturday after Halloween in Clear Creek County. #DONTTRASHITSMASHIT Scraps-to-Soil holds the Pumpkin SMASH each year after Halloween to explore composting and ways to contribute less to the waste stream. We get “hands-on” with tons of techniques for pulverizing pumpkins into pieces, including the Gallagher mallets, Louisville Sluggers, the […]

Read More

Dynamite Days Festival – Idaho Springs

Join us for the 7th annual Dynamite Days Street Festival celebrating the rich Mining History of Idaho Springs! FREE Admission and fun for the whole family!! Enjoy live music, food, beer, vendors, kid’s activities, roaming entertainers and more — Come have a BLAST in Idaho Springs! For more information please contact the Idaho Springs Chamber […]

Read More

RapidGrass BlueGrass Festival

The 2019 RapidGrass Bluegrass Music Festival is happening Friday, July 19th and Saturday, July 20th in Idaho Springs! Stay tuned for lineup information and details – be sure to check the website too Clear Creek RapidGrass as it will be updated as we get closer to the event!!! And… be sure to check out our house-band at www.Rapidgrassquintet.com […]

Read More

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 […]

Read More

Kombucha: What is it? How to do it?

Love kombucha? Try making your own, it is a huge money saver! In this class, you will learn all the basics of making Kombucha, and see just how easy it is! We will have some different Kombucha flavors to try as well. We will have Kombucha Kits available for purchase at the class. Kombucha is […]

Read More