One stop holiday shopping in Golden                

Golden had a phenomenal turn out for Small Business Saturday and it was wonderful to see the community support local business. But how about taking it one step further and doing all your holiday shopping in Golden this holiday?

With easy parking, beautiful mountain views and charming local cafes and craft breweries for a shopping break, Golden’s got it all.

Now what to buy? Here are a few suggestions to get you started.

Gifts for Him: Visit Creekside Jewelers for a wide selection of watches. 

Gifts for Her: There’s a wonderful selection of artisan jewelry and stylish clothing at Baby Doe’s, Spinster Sisters has sweet-smelling lotions, made in Golden or how about a massage certificate to Urban Escape Day Spa?

Gifts for Kids: Red Wagon has a wonderful collection of Beanie Babies and plush toys. Golden Goods is home to vintage toys, games, collectibles and more. And for your little rail fan, stop by the Colorado Railroad Museum’s large gift shop.

Gifts for Pets: The Green Paw has got all the treats and toys you’ll ever need to stuff Fido and Fluffy’s stockings.

Other can’t miss spots to shop include: Foothills Art Center’s Holiday Art Market, where you can find handmade artisan gifts from more than 100 Colorado artists.; Vital Outdoors, which has stylish active wear, gear and shoes for the whole family; Bent Gate Mountaineering, where you can find the perfect gift for serious mountain lovers, Nature’s Gift Candles, because you can never go wrong with a sweet-smelling candle; and Silver Horse or Spirits in the Wind Gallery for something with a western flair.

One lovely day in Golden and you’ll have all your shopping done!