Spring is a time for renewal. New grass, new flowers, and new things to do in the spring in the most beautiful state on Earth. Let's take a look.

Taste of Vail

If you're a foodie, this is your event! One of the best food festivals in the U.S., Taste of Vail always satisfies even the most discerning palate. April 4 through April 8 is the date to circle on your calendar.

5 Point Film Festival-Carbondale

Yes, Carbondale. Featuring 50 or more outdoor films tastefully shot, you will love the creativity of the filmmakers. April 19-22 are the dates for this wonderful local event.

Durango Bluegrass Meltdown

The 24th edition of the Durango Bluegrass Meltdown is held this year on April 20,21,22. Balsam Ridge and Grammy Award winner Shawn Camp are part of this year's festival.

Fruita Fat Tire Festival

Oh yeah. Locals love this one. I know I do. The 23rd edition of this bike fest will be as fun as it always is. If you like cycling,craft brews and awesome people,  you need to be here. Mark May 4-6 on your calendar!

Cinco De Mayo-Denver

The largest and most impressive Cinco De Mayo festival in Colorado is always full of amazing food and beautiful displays of Mexican culture and history.  Civic Center park on May 6,7 are the dates you're really going to want to be in Denver.

Springtime in the Rockies. There's nothing like it.