Choose Colorado

Monday

27

July 2015

Colorado Proud Celebrates Colorado’s Birthday and Colorado Proud Month on Aug. 1:

Free Admission to History Colorado Center, Community Celebration and Farmers’ Market  DENVER, July 22, 2015 – The Choose Colorado Pop-Up Picnics – a summer-long series of farm‐fresh, modern picnics celebrating locally‐grown produce – will pop up at the History Colorado Center in Denver on August 1 to celebrate the state’s 139th birthday. The History Colorado […]

Sunday

26

July 2015

Highland Square Farmers’ Market

What better way to spend your Sunday than at a Farmers’ Market! The Choose Colorado Pop-Up Picnics popped-up at the Highland Square Farmers’ Market and we couldn’t have asked for a better time. There was tons of fresh, local produce for all to enjoy. Be sure to find out where we are popping up next […]

Sunday

19

July 2015

City Park Jazz

What better way to enjoy some local produce than with some local jazz in the park? The Choose Colorado Pop-Up Picnics popped up a picnic in City Park to enjoy some amazing music while educating attendees about buying local produce. It was a fantastic way to end the weekend! Check out some photos from the event […]

Saturday

18

July 2015

The Fray and Train Concert at Fiddler’s Green

How much more Coloradan can you get? The Fray, a band born out of Denver and local produce all came together under one roof at Fiddler’s Green. The Choose Colorado Pop-Up Picnics hosted a picnic that featured carrots from Hungenburg produce and our special guests, Joe and Ewa Petrocco from Petrocco Farms. It was such […]

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 picnic 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 […]