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Girls Night Out Anniversary Celebration

WINE, BITES, JEWELS & MOVEMENT

Join us as we redefine the term Wine Bar(re) in celebration of our 3rd year in our “new location” and 8th year in business! Come enjoy all things Pilates in our sampler class, peruse a Stella & Dot trunk show with new summer fashions, earring, necklaces and more (discounted for our customers) while you enjoy a complimentary glass of wine and some nibbles. Hang out with your studio buddies, bring in that friend that has been asking about Pilates, or just stop by and say hello

OPEN HOUSE 4:00 to 7:00
Complimentary Wine & Nibbles
Stella & Dot Trunk Show with fabulous jewelry

PILATES SAMPLER CLASS 6:00 to 7:00
All things Pilates; a fun all level movement class
using the Reformer, Barre, Mat & Stick

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FREE Yoga in the Park!

Join us for FREE Yoga in the park!

Everyone and anyone is welcome to join us out on the green in front of the Wheat Ridge 5-8 campus for a free yoga class in the great outdoors!

Families, kids, beginners and expert yogis are all welcome! Just bring your mat /a blanket or enjoy the grass between your toes!

Classes are free of charge, but we would invite you to bring some non-perishable food items if you are interested and we will donate them to a local food pantry.

Please arrive early to sign in.

Classes are being taught Free of Charge by Santosha Yoga

 

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Weekly Run Club- Live Local Wheat Ridge

2014 New Run Club Flier for emailJoin Live Local Wheat Ridge for a weekly run/walk club every Tuesday evening starting and ending at Right Coast Pizza on 38th ave and High Ct.

The walk, which is in partnership with Walk to Connect, will start at 6:00pm and the Run will start at 6:30pm!

The club starts on April 29th and goes until October!

The club will start their walk at 6:00pm and the run at 6:30 each week, but if you get there late you are welcome to still participate and meet up with us afterwards!

The club completes a 5K (3.1 Miles) each week by going through the quiet and safe streets of Wheat Ridge.  Everyone is welcome to join and participants are encouraged to go at their own pace.

After the run/walk we welcome participants to stay and enjoy a refreshing beverage, a bite to eat or quality time with the great people we have in Wheat Ridge.

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Friday Night Live!

Live Local is partnering with the First Friday Art walk on 38th Ave. to host a FREE night of music, art, activities and food on Ridge at 38!

We will have a stage with live music all night(including bluegrass band Camptown and the ever popular Stealth Hippo!), live pottery demonstrations, performance art,  food trucks and even a stilt walker! Join us for dinner, entertainment and art!

Businesses and art galleries on Ridge at 38 will be open with some fun special activities for the art walk too including: Teller Street Gallery and Studios, The Art Lounge (inside Colorado Plus) Posey Girl Floral Boutique,  Peter Damian Fine Jewelry and Antiques, Studio 38, The Penthouse Gallery, Right Coast Pizza, Ananda Art and Tattoo, Kataluma Chai and more!

 

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2014 Holiday Celebration

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A collaboration with the City of Wheat Ridge for the official Tree lighting, this community focused event brings everyone together in the holiday season. Featuring Santa, storefront decorating, crafts for the kids, free hot cocoa and cookies, free horse drawn carriage rides, food vendors, artisans embedded in the local stores, live holiday performances, carolers, candy cane necklace souvenirs, and holiday festivities.

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2014 Trunk or Treat

TRUNK OR TREAT!

A fun, safe, Trick or Treat experience for kids and their families!

Saturday October 25th

4:00pm –6:00pm @ The Wheat Ridge 5-8 Parking Lot

Trunk or Treat is a fun and safe Halloween event for children, where volunteers decorate the trunks of their cars and children “trick or treat” at them.

Last year over 1,000 children came to this event, and this year we expect even more! This event has participation from firefighters, police officers, and local community to make it a safe, fun event for everyone! It will also feature food vendors, a haunted house, “Trunk Decorating Contest”, games for the kids and “Thriller” zombie dancers to kick off the costume parade at 4:00pm!

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If you would like to help out at this great event,  please consider bringing your “Trunk” to decorate and pass out candy during the event or donating candy ahead of time. Any help you can provide would be  greatly appreciated!

Sign up to decorate your car, donate candy or volunteer HERE

Event Schedule

3:00pm-4:00pm □ Lot opens for Trunks

4:00pm □ Costume Parade starts

4:00pm-6:00pm □ Trunk or Treat!!

4:00pm-6:00pm □ Carnival Games

5:55pm □ □ □ □ □ Awards

6: 00pm□ □ □ □ □ Event ends

 

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2014 Ridgefest

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Saturday, September 13, 2014

3:00pm to 9:30pm

“The Green” at 7101 W. 38th Avenue

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This family-friendly event, previously known as Wheat Fest, takes a new spin on an old idea by focusing on the things that make Ridge at 38 such a unique district. Ridgefest is September 13, 2014 from 3:00pm to 9:30pm on “The Green” at 7101 W. 38th Avenue so mark your calendars now.  This festival showcases the local handmade appeal of both the Ridge at 38 district and the entire Wheat Ridge community through a cottage food contest (open to the public), local artisan vendors, food trucks, craft breweries, and a local “Homebrew Contest” sponsored by Brewery Rickoli and Stomp Them Grapes.  In addition to all that, this festival features International entertainment by the Folk Arts Council, a “BYOA” (bring your own art) exhibition, and mobile photo contest by the Wheat Ridge Cultural Commission, field day games, a bike rodeo, art activities, free face painting for the kids and a Live Bluegrass Concert! The bluegrass concert starts up at 6:00pm but be sure to visit our schedule page  to check out the full schedule before you head down. See you all there!

 

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Ridge at 38 Criterium

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The Ridge at 38 Criterium is a USA Cycling and BRAC (Bicycle Racing Association of Colorado) sanctioned road bike race and accompanying festivities along Ridge at 38.

This Criterium is a Bronze level Rocky Mountain Road Cup race on a fast, 6-corner, 1.15 mile course in the in the heart of downtown Wheat Ridge on 38th Ave.  In addition to racing, the event features a festive atmosphere with food, beer/wine garden, live music, and face painting among other things along Ridge at 38!

Cyclists can sign up to compete in the race, cycling fans can come watch a fast-paced spectator sport and festival enthusiasts can enjoy the family friendly festivities!

 

 For more information and details on the race including route, registration, volunteering and more visit:  http://ridgeat38.com/play/2014criterium/

 

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Ridge at 38 Clean Up Day

Celebrate the beginning of summer and get involved in your community by joining us in beautifying the corridor. We’ll start cleaning up the blocks between Sheridan and Wadsworth and the surrounding neighborhoods. This will be a fun family event and all are welcome!!

Spread the word and let’s see how much we can accomplish!

Email Kim at kim@wheatridge2020.org to sign up now!

 

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Live Local Dines- The Chalet

LIVE LOCAL DINES EVENT at THE CHALET

Join Live Local Wheat Ridge at The Chalet in Wheat Ridge, Colorado for a family friendly night of fun, food, and games! Celebrate St. Patties Day in STYLE!

The Chalet is offering two FREE Topping Buffets with purchase of:

·  Pancakes or French Toast (various fruits, whipped cream, chocolate syrup, chocolate chips, various nuts, maple syrup)

·  Tamales or Chile Rellano (tomatoes, sour cream, lettuce, salsa, guacamole, hot sauce, jalapenos)

WEAR YOUR RIDGE AT 38 SHIRTS! Since The Chalet is on RIDGE AT 38, if you wear your Ridge at 38 t-shirt to the event, you could win some great prizes!!

 

See you there!

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CNU Colorado Event- 38th Avenue Wheat Ridge’s Main Street

38th Avenue Wheat Ridge’s Main Street –  A Transformation in Progress 1401 cnu event wr38-reschedule

FIND OUT ABOUT: The City’s road diet, regeneration of main street, tactical urbanism, economic development, partnerships.

SPEAKERS INCLUDE: Kenneth Johnstone – Community Development Director Britta Fisher – Executive Director of Wheat Ridge 2020 Deana Swetlik – Owner/Director of Entelechy

TALK WITH: Additional representatives from the City such as Economic Development, Public Works and Community Development; and some of the great folks at Colorado Plus about their ‘buy local’ brews, spirits, and their own brew!

 

THE DETAILS:

COST*: $15 members $20 non-members $10 students w/ ID go to: www.cnucolorado.org to register and buy tickets online. Credit cards and cash accepted on-site day of event. Limited space available. *Includes a copy of Colorado Urbanizing, a $40 value, and hors d’oeuvres

DATE: Thursday February 27, 2014

TIME: Start: 5:30 pm 5:30-6:10 check in and networking 6:10-6:45 presentation 6:45 -7:15 walking tour of area – 1/4 mile loop (weather permitting) 7:15 – ? discussion and networking

LOCATION: Colorado Plus 6995 West 38th Ave. (38th and Reed) Wheat Ridge, CO Info on the venue: http://coloradoplus.net

NOTE: The event room is on the second level with stair access only, no elevator access available

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Daytona 500 Party- Wheat Ridge Lanes

Wheat Ridge Lanes New Year's Party- scaledCome on down to Wheat Ridge lanes on Sunday February 23rd to enjoy a “Snacks ” pot luck and enjoy the Daytona 500 to start off the season with a bang!

Nascar Fantasy League participants, this is the awards ceremony so don’t miss out! The fantasy league is set and ready to go. so go get signed up and race. If you have questions give Wheat Ridge Lanes a call.

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