Gold Hill Gold Rush – Sunday, September 11th, 2016

Posted on: August 4th, 2016

For Immediate Release Contact:    Joanne Cole 303-443-7459


Celebrate Gold Hill Gold Rush

Sunday September 11th 2016

The town of Gold Hill will be holding their annual fund raising event, Gold Hill Gold Rush~ Sunday, September 11th 2016, from 9am to 2:30pm on Main St in Gold Hill (9 miles West of Boulder via Sunshine Canyon).

We are looking for local Artisans & Crafters to participate!

Fee is only $20 per Vendor. Please help us spread this message far & wide. We are looking for textile, jewelry, photography, woodworking, etc. Artists must bring their own tent, table & chairs. Set up begins at 8am and MUST be ready to go at 9am.

Proceeds from this event benefit the Gold Hill Town Meeting and will support individuals and the community at large.

The Gold Rush features our Annual Bake Sale with homemade pies, cookies & more. The Rummage sale will offer antiques, clothing and much more.  If you like to shop at thrift shops, you’ll love this festival.  The Arts & Crafts Fair will feature hand made items from Front Range Artists. There will be drinks, bratwursts and live music through out the afternoon. Come early for treasures!

Gold Hill is an historic mining town celebrating its 156th anniversary, located an easy drive 9 miles west of Boulder via Mapleton Ave/Sunshine Canyon. Enjoy a stroll down Main Street and take in the beauty of times gone by. Businesses to visit include the Gold Hill General Store (, the Red Store featuring pottery & stained glass ( and the Gold Hill Inn ( open for dinner at 5pm. Gold Hill also boasts Colorado’s oldest running school, a History Museum and a unique spirit that has endured for years.  Please join us for this celebration of survival, culture and a very special sense of Community!!  This event is FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.