Boulder Events

What's happening in town

A Thriving Community

Dubbed "the city nestled between the mountains and reality.", Boulder Colorado is home to the University of Colorado, the hiking trails of Chautauqua park and the historic Pearl Street Mall.  There's always something taking place, and St Julien is the perfect hub to launch your adventure. St Julien keeps pulse with the surrounding community and has made special note of the following events.

CU Graduation

Spring Commencement Ceremony

The University of Colorado will be holding it's 2019 graduation ceremony at 8:30 AM Thursday May 8th at Folsom Field.  

The stadium gates will open at 7 a.m. the morning of the ceremony. Guests should be in their seats by 8:15 a.m. in order to watch the student processional into the stadium. Early arrival guarantees the best seating. Seating is unlimited for the main campus-wide ceremony at Folsom Field. No tickets are required for this ceremony. For detailed information on the ceremony, please click here

St Julien Hotel and Spa holds a private sale after the spring commencement with the sale dates, pricing, deposit rules and details of how to book.  To participate in the private sale, please enroll in our e-mail list by clicking here

Please be aware, the property is SOLD OUT. For information regarding the wait list  please contact the reservations department at 877-303-0900.

Dead & Company

Concert at Folsom Field

Dead and Co will be returning to Folsom Field for performances July 5th and 6th, 2019. Boulder is home for Deadheads and instrumental jams of all sorts. For information on the tour and ticketing, please click here

Please be advised that due to demand the property is requiring a minimum 2 night stay with a full deposit requirement at the time of booking.  Cancellation without penalty is allowed up to 72 hours after booking at which point the full stay deposit is non-refundable.  JULY 5TH IS SOLD OUT Rooms are filling fast for the 6th so click here to secure yours as soon as possible. 

CU Move in Week

Fall New Student Welcome

Move-in will likely begin on Saturday, Aug. 17 for international students. It will go through Tuesday, Aug. 20 (Dates unconfirmed - Please contact the University for official release of the move in dates.). Students’ move-in dates will be determined by their residence hall; this allows students to start building community and make connections right away, as they meet their roommate(s), floor mates and resident advisors. For information on the 2018 move in procedures please click here

Please be advised that in order to accommodate the amount of packages shipped directly to the hotel, St Julien charges $10 per parcel received and securely stored.

In order to secure accommodations St Julien is requiring a 3 night minimum stay with full prepayment due 30 days in advance (7/25/19). Prepayments are non-refundable.  Rooms are filling fast so please click here to guarantee availability.

CU vs Nebraska Football

Original football rivalry

For the first time in 8 years, the University of Colorado Buffaloes will be playing the Nebraska Corn Huskers at Folsom stadium on Saturday September 7th.  They first played in 1898, but the rivalry intensified in the 1980s and continues through today.  For ticket information please click here

Due to alumni demand, St Julien is requiring a 3 night minimum stay for Friday September 6th and 2 nights for the 7th, click here to book .

CU Family Weekend


We hope you will join us next year for this fall tradition and four days of family events, sessions, receptions and, of course, football! October 4th and 5th 2019 have been announced! The most important part of Family Weekend is to connect with your student and have fun visiting them in Boulder! 

For reservations, please click here a full deposit is due at the time of booking and cancellation is allowed up to 24 hours prior to arrival.

Homecoming Weekend


They came from Alaska and Hawaii, Idaho and New Mexico, North Carolina and New Jersey — 38 states in all. Homecoming Weekend 2018 drew one of the largest crowds in years. Nearly 3,000 people registered for the festivities, which started with a sold-out Alumni Awards Ceremony Oct. 25 and ended Oct. 27 with an afternoon football game under bluebird skies. Homecoming is November 5th, 2019! For information on 2019 dates and activities, please click here

For reservations, please click here a full deposit is due at the time of booking and cancellation is allowed up to 24 hours prior to arrival.