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USA Today named Boulder one of the most bike friendly cities in the country. On top of that, Boulder’s extensive family of breweries is a big part of why Colorado has been dubbed the Napa Valley of Beer. Combine these two iconic features and you discover the pure joy of the bikes ‘n’ brews tour. Enjoy bites and brews from a number of local breweries and get there in style as you pedal through town on your new cruisers. This package features a spring green Linus Dutchi (5’2’’-5’10’’) for her and a black Linus Roadster Classic (5’9’’ to 6’2’’) for him, along with five $25 gift certificates from local breweries. Bikes cannot be exchanged or refunded.
Enjoy a private evening of fine spirits and art at the Still Cellars distillery. Newly open in Longmont, Still Cellars is a true micro-distillery, featuring certified-organic, hand-crafted spirits. The arthouse acts as the distillery’s tasting room as well as a venue for local artists to exhibit and perform for the community. Hosted by the properties, you and fifteen guests will enjoy a distillery and arthouse tour, a complete spirits tasting, a signature cocktail sipping, appetizers and/or desserts, and live music by Scott Dale. This package promises to be an evening of revelry and sophistication. Additional food or beverage available at retail cost. Available for booking Tuesday, Thursday, or Saturday evenings from October 31, 2014 through February 28, 2015.
The Flagstaff House remains one of Boulder's finest dining experiences. At 6,000 feet elevation, Flagstaff House offers breathtaking views of Boulder city and the surrounding mountain wildlife. Throw a party for 20 of your closest friends on Flagstaff’s signature terrace set against the mountainous Front Range. Revel in this spectacular evening as you and your guests enjoy thoughtfully prepared appetizers and drinks. Watch a sunset, enjoy the scenery, and experience for yourself all that Flagstaff House has to offer. Valid through October 25, 2015; Dates subject to availability.
From the creators of Frasca Food and Wine, Pizzeria Locale invites you to experience a day in the life of a pizzaiolo. Join the chefs in the kitchen for an afternoon learning just how the pizzaiolo tosses that dough so high. Enjoy the experience of cooking while sipping on classic Italian cocktails and nibbling on bruschetta and the like. Once your pizza pops out of the oven, sit back and relax with a glass of wine to feast on your creation. When the moon hits your eye like a big pizza pie, that’s amore! Date subject to a mutually agreed upon weekday, Monday-Thursday. Experience begins at 2:30 and concludes by 4:00PM. Valid through October 25, 2015.
Hosting a party? Make your evening one to remember with a broad selection of wines to be enjoyed alongside a true wine expert. EFAA’s board of directors has thoughtfully donated a selection of fine wines that may be sipped by your guests in the presence of Master Sommelier, Sally Mohr. Mohr earned her esteemed title in 1995 and was the second woman in the United States to earn such a distinction. She will join you and your guests in your home on the evening of your party to help ensure each guest is sipping on just the wine they’re looking for. In the meantime, store your new 32 bottle collection in a top of the line, electronic wine fridge. Date must be mutually agreed upon. Excludes week of December 7th, 2014 and January 2015. Valid though October 25, 2015.
Need a vacation? Maybe you see yourself rolling the dice in Vegas or skiing the slopes at Breckenridge. Maybe you’d prefer to take the kiddos to Disney Resort in Orlando, or take a hike through the red rocks of Sedona. Or maybe you dream of nothing more than sipping a margarita in Mexico. The beauty here is that the choice is all yours. Enjoy a 7-nights stay in a two-bedroom condominium from Breckenridge Grand Vacations. The vacation of your dreams is up to you. Certificate for lodging can be used for any Breckenridge Grand Vacation resorts, including Sedona, AZ, Orlando, FL, Breckenridge, CO, Branson, MO, Williamsburg, VA, Las Vegas, NV, or at an international resort in Mexico. Gift certificate expires November 16, 2016. Dates subject to availability.
Join locally sought after community artist, Will Day on a journey of freedom and expression, as you, a couple of your closest friends, and Day work together to create a masterpiece for your home. Art is highly subjective, but this unique opportunity allows you to be part of the process. Experience an unrestrained imagination as the canvas is placed on the floor and the materials are applied from different vantage points. Together you will create something that speaks to your own heart, emotion and beauty. This evening of inspiration will be hosted in Day’s Boulder studio. Fuel your creativity with a selection of beer and bites and learn more about this internationally trained artist’s inherent ability to produce original works that are spontaneous and resplendent. Date must be mutually agreed upon. Expires October 25, 2015.
Touted by Zagat as a treasure of North Boulder, the creators of Arugula Ristorante bring you a unique opportunity to enjoy their impeccable Northern Italian cuisine in the comfort of your own home. You and your guests will enjoy an evening of food and wine that is thoughtfully prepared and presented. Accompanying wine pairings will be selected and served by Arugula’s Master of Wine, Ari Karra. For once, host a party knowing that your only job is to enjoy yourself and your guests. Leave the food and wine to the professionals! All food and wine is included. Date must be mutually agreed upon. Expires October 25, 2015.
Spend seven nights in a beach front condo at the world-class Casa del Mar Golf Course Resort and Spa, Cabo San Lucas. Enjoy a secluded sanctuary for you and three guests to enjoy all the charm and hospitality of Mexico. Rejuvenate your body and spirit at the luxury spa, play their two championship golf courses, or just relax on the beach and take in the sun. Choose to stay entirely within this peaceful oasis of lush gardens, fountains, and pools, or venture out to explore the excitement of Cabo San Lucas. This is your chance to relax and get away from all the stresses of the everyday world! Spa services, golf and tennis not included. Available last two weeks of May, June, October, November, and 1st two weeks of December. Holiday stays excluded. Must make trip arrangements prior to November 1, 2015 (actual date of trip may be after this date).
Casa Serena is a gorgeous, rustic beach-front estate that has everything you need for a fun filled and relaxing vacation. For six nights, enjoy this fully equipped, spacious five-bedroom home with a full pool that lies amidst a lush tropical courtyard. Completely private, the house sits on over five acres of beautiful beach front land, with palm trees and tropical breezes, just steps from the sand. A short walking distance from the local restaurants and the small grocery store in the Palm Beach Estates Neighborhood, makes this old world villa the perfect home away from home. Spend a day exploring the shops and restaurants in the neighboring town of Tamarindo, just a short boat ride away. Airfare, tips, and transport not included. Blackout dates include Christmas, New Years, and Easter weeks. Dates subject to availability.