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Monthly Archive: August 2015

Friday

28

August 2015

Dave Matthews Band Concert @ Fiddler’s Green

What better way to celebrate Colorado produce than at another amazing concert at Fiddler’s Green? For our third and final concert, the Colorado Proud team combined the amazing musical talents of Dave Matthews Band with Colorado carrots from Hungenburg Produce and Colorado watermelon and cantaloupe samples from Hirakata Farms. It was a match that couldn’t […]

Wednesday

19

August 2015

Palisade Peach Festival

The Choose Colorado Pop-Up Picnics took a journey back to the Western Slope to a festival ALL about peaches–what more could we ask for? The Palisade Peach Festival in Palisade, CO was a peach-filled weekend and it couldn’t have been any sweeter. The Colorado Proud team got to enjoy Colorado peaches of every variety. Needless […]

Wednesday

19

August 2015

Boulder Farmers’ Market

The Choose Colorado Pop-Up Picnics ventured back up to the Boulder County Farmers’ Market for yet another unforgettable picnic! We had an unbelievable special guest, Jennifer Hoppert, who carved an amazing design into a Rocky Ford melon (see photo below!). The Colorado Proud team and all market attendees were blown away with her mastery and […]

Thursday

13

August 2015

Dierks Bentley Concert at Fiddler’s Green

The Choose Colorado Pop-Up Picnics went country! The Colorado Proud team attended the Dierks Bentley concert at Fiddler’s Green. It was a great night filled with fun music, enthusiastic people and all things Colorado produce–all in thanks to our wonderful partners, CBS4 and Fiddler’s Green. Another big thank you to Chef Jason Morse of 5280 […]

Tuesday

11

August 2015

Broomfield Farmers’ Market

The Choose Colorado Pop-Up Picnics returned to the Broomfield Farmers’ Market–but we added a special guest. Chef Bob Holloway joined us and created some delicious samples with Colorado produce–we were impressed to say the least! Thanks for joining us and we can’t wait to return to such a wonderful market!

Saturday

8

August 2015

Boulder Farmers’ Market

The Colorado Proud team traveled up to Boulder for the amazing Boulder County Farmers’ Market to pop-up a picnic and celebrate local produce! We were overjoyed to be in Boulder again–especially with all of the amazing local produce in season. Check out some photos from the event and be sure to catch us at our […]

Saturday

1

August 2015

Colorado Day

Happy Colorado Proud Month! The Colorado Proud team celebrated by popping up a picnic at the History Colorado Center along with the Commissioner of Agriculture, Don Brown, President and CEO of History Colorado, Ed Nichols and a special appearance from Mayor Michael Hancock. As the public enjoyed the free day at History Colorado, they were able […]