Delicious chocolatey treats, the latest best-sellers, athletic gear, and consigned treasures are just a few of the shopping categories you'll find on our list detailing some of the best hot-spots for holiday shopping in Boulder, Colorado.
Topping out the list in hands-down fashion is famous Pearl Street. During the holiday season, this quaint and elegant street embodies a winter wonderland of sorts, with its twinkling lights, festive decorations, and delicious smells from local restaurants and shops churning out holiday delights.
If you're shopping for gifts, a walk down Pearl is a must but we've also included some of the stores and shops that are not-to-be-missed on this strip, including Boulder Book Store and Peppercorn. These adorable, local, favorites offer awesome holiday sales and ensure that you have a unique and simply buying experience.
Have a few folks in your life who are gear-fiends? REI and Neptune Mountaineering are the perfect spots for you. There helpful and knowledgeable staff will ensure that you get the right kind of ice axe, steer you toward the best climbing accoutrements, and advise you on the qualities of down sleeping bags even if you're not gear-savvy in the slightest.
Wanna save a buck without sacrificing quality? We've also included a couple of our favorite consignment shops which offer great deals around the holidays and will enable you to find unique treasures no longer available in retail stores.
So tell St. Nick he can take the year off because Boulder and 10best have got you covered.