Chautauqua is a real Boulder gem! From the hiking trails to the world class artists and musicians that perform here, this is a truly unique destination. The dining hall serves up an vast array of tasty cuisine, including fun brunches. Get on Chautauqua's mailing list ASAP so you don't miss any of the impressive artists that visit every year. Pack along your hiking boots, too, because many of Boulder's most popular trails begin and end here. And their lawn is the perfect place for a summer evening picnic. There's a playground, too, so bring the kids.