Choose Colorado

Saturday

20

June 2015

May Farms Summer Solstice Run

What better way to celebrate Colorado’s produce and agriculture than by having a summer solstice run? The Choose Colorado Pop-Up Picnics hosted a picnics at May Farms in Byers, CO on June 20. It was a fun-filled day with tons of activities beyond the race–with mascot races, vendors, dancing, goats and so much more, May […]

Friday

19

June 2015

Glenwood Springs Safeway

The Choose Colorado Pop-Up Picnics traveled down to Glenwood Springs after a great day in Grand Junction to host a picnic at Safeway right down the street from Strawberry Days! It was a wonderful morning with fantastic visitors and a great host. Glenwood Springs has such a vibrant Colorado atmosphere, and it was great to […]

Thursday

18

June 2015

Grand Junction Farmers’ Market

It was great to be back on the Western Slope! The Colorado Proud team popped-up a picnic at opening day of the Grand Junction Farmers’ Market–but before we went to the market, we ventured over to the amazing, beautiful and delicious (mmm those cherries!) Z’s Orchard in Palisade. It was such a delight to tour […]

Wednesday

10

June 2015

Join Colorado Proud on the Choose Colorado Pop-Up Picnics this summer!

Colorado Proud begins another summer on the road to celebrate Colorado produce, farmers and growers, but this year Colorado Proud refreshing the six-century-old, historical picnic with a new, “local” approach. We are popping up picnics at local community events, festivals, concerts, grocery stores and farmers’ markets across the Front Range and Western Slope while educating […]

Tuesday

9

June 2015

Broomfield Farmers’ Market

The Choose Colorado Pop-Up Picnics attended opening day at the Broomfield Farmers’ Market at Holy Comforter Church on June 9. It was a fantastic afternoon filled with tons of local produce, great people, a storm and a beautiful rainbow to top off an already great market. We cannot wait to go back on August 11 […]

Saturday

6

June 2015

Aurora KidSpree

Another fantastic event! The Choose Colorado Pop-Up Picnics popped up a picnic at the Aurora KidSpree at the Aurora Municipal Center on June 6. It was a fun-filled day with potato stamps, wild weather and lots of produce–what can we say, children and picnics make for a perfect combination! As we continue to move across […]

Sunday

17

May 2015

South Pearl Farmers’ Market

The Choose Colorado Pop-Up Picnics set up a wonderful picnic at the opening day of the South Pearl Farmers’ Market on May 17. What a wonderful market! Between sampling MM Local pear (not apple) sauce, talking with the local vendors and attendees and all of the sunshine, it could not have been a better morning […]

Saturday

16

May 2015

Thorntonfest

The Choose Colorado Pop-Up Picnics kicked off the summer at Thorntonfest on May 16 at Carpenter Park Fields! It was a fantastic day filled with local produce, great conversations and more fun at a picnic than you could ever imagine (along with some wild, Colorado weather, but what else can you expect?). Check out some […]

Sunday

10

August 2014

Colorado Proud’s Choose Colorado Tour Stops in Alamosa

 Part of a Community-to-Community Road Trip across State’s Agricultural Landscape    Today, agricultural experts and members of Colorado Proud applauded the Choose Colorado Tour stop at Alamosa’s Safeway on Main St., to celebrate food and specialty crops that are grown in Colorado and the impact the agricultural industry has on Colorado. Agriculture contributes more than $40 […]

Saturday

9

August 2014

Colorado Proud’s Choose Colorado Tour Stops in Durango

Part of a Community-to-Community Road Trip across State’s Agricultural Landscape Today, agricultural experts and members of Colorado Proud applauded the Choose Colorado Tour stop at the Durango Farmers’ Market, to celebrate food and specialty crops that are grown in Colorado and the impact the agricultural industry has on Colorado. Agriculture contributes more than $40 billion to […]