Leadville News – May 11
Celebrating the Mother of Them All in Leadville
It’s that special weekend for that special woman: MOM. This Sunday, May 13, Mother’s Day is the perfect time to stop and reflect on all of her dedication and hard work. So if you’re behind in making those plans to celebrate the person who holds it all together, take note of the following deals from Leadville eateries.
Periodic Brewing. Choosy Moms Chose Craft Beer: Half Off a Beer Flight for Moms on Mother’s Day. Pairs well with the Pb Chacuterie boards. Pb Pink Boots Society Hoppy Saison limited release: Brewed on International Women’s Day in March in Leadville by the women of Periodic Brewing along with Elizabeth from Longmont’s home brewers club, Indian Peaks Alers. It’s a traditional Saison with hints of American hops and a touch of acidity. You’ll find this fundraiser brew for the Pink Boots Society at Pb Leadville on Mother’s Day. Periodic Brewing is located at 115 E. 7th Street. Connect with them on their Facebook Page .
The Grill Bar & Café. Say Ole! On Mother’s Day and treat Mom to a FREE Strawberry Margarita when dining at the Leadville Grill. And just, think, it’s almost patio season! The Grill is located at 715 Elm Street. Connect with them on their Facebook Page or website.
Ski Cooper. Bring Mom to Cooper for a Special Mother’s Day Brunch on Sunday, May 13 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Cooper Lodge. This unique event to honor Mom will provide a fine dining experience of gourmet options with live entertainment. Listen to the soothing sounds of our violin duet played by Noelle Hogan & Ruth Heckmann while enjoying your buffet. Dine on mouth-watering Teriyaki Salmon, Prime Rib, Eggs Benedict, a meat carving station (ham, turkey, prime rib), Swedish Meatballs, Biscuits and Gravy, Belgian Waffle Bar , Cheesecake Stuffed Strawberries & more! Special “Mom-osas” and Bloody Marys are included in the buffet. There will be two seatings: 10 a.m. and 12 noon. Seating is limited. The cost is $40 for adults and $20 for children under 12. Gratuity is included. Click here to reserve your spot online or call 800-707-6114. Connect with them on their Facebook Page or website. Ski Cooper is located 10 miles north of Leadville off Highway 24.
The Pastime Bar & Café. Step back in time and celebrate Mom in one of Leadville’s famous old saloons. Whether she’s a burger lover (voted the best in town) or she’s a wing gal, the Pastime will be offering a complimentary glass of wine for any mom with a lunch or dinner purchase. Connect with them on their Facebook Page. The Pastime is located at 120 W. 2nd Street.
The Treeline Kitchen Head downtown this Sunday for some lovely dinner and drink specials for Mother’s Day, including crab cakes, passion fruit Bellinis, and Sangria. Mom’s will also get a fresh flower. Readers should also note that Treeline is also hosting their Locals Appreciation/1-Year Anniversary cocktail party this Saturday, May 12. Join them from 4 – 6 p.m. and hopefully the weather will cooperate and those cheers of success can be heard from the rooftop patio. Connect with them on their Facebook Page or website. The Treeline Kitchen is located at 615 Harrison Avenue in the Sayer McKee Plaza.
Twin Lakes Inn – the Dayton Dining Room. Yep, it’s that time of year, however things seem to be shaking loose a bit earlier than usual in southern Lake County. Today, May 11 is the official opening of the inn and the dining room considered the anchor in the quaint Village of Twin Lakes. General Manager Andy Wald and his solid team of hospitality veterans will be back, offering guests some new culinary creations along with all the old favorites! Their hours are as follows: open Fri and Sat, May 11-12 and May 18-19 for lunch and dinner during their first two weekends of the season. Any lodging guests Saturday night can enjoy the included breakfast on Mother’s Day, but otherwise they will not be open to the public – for dining – on Sunday, May 13. Their 7-day schedule begins on May 24 when Independence Pass is schedule dot be open, and will be as follows: dinner nightly from 5 – 8:30 p.m. & lunch Fri-Sun 12 noon – 3:30 p.m. Connect with them on their Facebook Page or website.
Also, in case you’re wondering, Leadville Today heard from Bill Zeisel, the owner of Wild Bill’s Restaurant on historic Harrison Avenue. He will be re-opening and bringing back Leadville’s beloved belly buster burger by June! It’s encouraging to see this Leadville restaurant making a comeback and all of the remodel work is looking good for historic Harrison Avenue.
Well, there you have it the Mother’s Day report from your friends at Leadville Today. Regardless of where you celebrate the matriarch of your family, be sure to do it locally and support a local eatery that has a mother of their own and would appreciate the business during the off-season!