The LDDA is moving to 320 Main St. on July 22, 2019. Same office hours and phone number.

Celebrating Longmont Then and Now


  • Saturday, Oct 6, 2012 2 - 5 p.m.

Celebrating Longmont Then and Now, Saturday October 6, 2 – 5 p.m.
On the 1st Ave and Main St. parking lot across from Butterball.  

The Longmont Downtown Development Authority, along with Longmont Power & Communications, present a celebration of Longmont’s past and present. Enjoy music by the Delta Sonics, special performances by Jesters Theatre, vintage cars, food by the Cheese Importers and La Momo Maes, sample milk from the Longmont Dairy, kids’ activities by Green Apple Learners, parlor games by the Longmont Council for the Arts, robotics display by Up a Creek Robotics, special deals from local merchants and more... all focused on
Longmont's rich history, including LPC's 100 years of service in our community. You can also tour the Cheese Importers building, previously the home of Longmont Power and Communications.

Celebrating Longmont Then and Now is a new program introduced by the Arts & Entertainment District and the Longmont Downtown Development Authority (LDDA). This program will focus on celebrating Longmont’s culture and authenticity as well as its growth and development.

Schedule of Performances

2 - 2:30 p.m. Showcasing local talent  
2:30 - 2:50 p.m. Barbershop Quartet by Jesters Theatre
2:50 - 3:15 p.m. Teddy Roosevelt Performance by Jesters Theatre
3:15 - 5 p.m. The Delta Sonics

The Delta Sonics

International Blues Challenge Semi-Finalist- Memphis 2012
 “...the area’s best harmonica-led band.” ~ The Denver Post

"best blues band in Denver" Westword Magazine Music Showcase 2011 & 2012
Colorado Blues Society International Blues Challenge Winner & Representative in Memphis IBC 2012 

After the festivities, you can check out the ghost tours with Dori Spence in Longmont’s Historic Downtown!

History & Mystery Tour: Stories of Local Legends. Some Gone, but Not Forgotten! Others Forgotten, but Not Gone?
6:30 pm, all ages. $10 each, Families 3 or More; $5 each. All ages welcome.

Late Night Ghost Tour: Local Citizens Who Have Crossed Over or Not??!! Special Tour of Depot District 1st to 3rd Ave, 9:15pm Recommended adults only $15 each.

Reservations Requested: 303 776 3611

Special Deals From Local Merchants
Chamberlain Coins:
12 lucky people will receive a coin from 1912. Also giving away $12 coupons.
Art and Soul: $12 earings
Tex Mex: $12 buckets of 5 domestic beers (with Coupon)
The Yarn Shop: 12% off when paying by cash or check
Used Book Emporium: 15% all Colorado and Western History books
Longmont Liquors: 12% off everything in the store that day OR $12 for 12 pack of Bud, Bud Light, Coors  and Coors Light and 15 pack for the price of a 12 pack.
Espiritu Santo, Catholic Book Store: Donating a 12 apostles sculpture
Barbed Wire Books:15% off all classics written before 2012
Steve’s Automotive: $15 off an oil change the week of 10/7/12
El Taquito Mexican Restaurant: Three smothered burritos for $12






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