[Leadville Boom Days Parade. Photo: leadvilleboomdays.org] If you want to experience what it’s like in the Old West, then drop by the Leadville Boom Days festival that relives those good old days. It’s an annual event celebrated by the historic mining town.
Every year, for a few days, they showcase the real and authentic Wild West experience, which is perfect for visitors to experience. The festival will be celebrating their 69th annual festival on from August 2nd to 4th, 2019 in Leadville.
There will be a handful of activities and surprises when you take part in the event so don’t give a be alarmed when you see locals dressed up in Old Victorian clothes and Wild West gunfights break out.
Aside from taking you back to the good old days, the festival also has a car show, motorcycle games, parades, pie-eating contest, live music and dance, pancake breakfast, and a craft fair with more than 100 vendors.
Date: Fri-Sun, August 2-4, 2019