Annual Downtown Boulder Pancake Breakfast to honor Tom Eldridge
Every summer, members of the Downtown Boulder community gather on the Pearl Street Mall to discuss happenings in downtown and enjoy a hearty pancake breakfast. This year on Thursday July 12th, the breakfast will have a more poignant feeling as Tom Eldridge, who passed away last May, is remembered and honored as an integral part of Downtown Boulder.
Tom Eldridge founded Tom’s Tavern at the corner of 11th and
The Pancake breakfast will kick off at on Thursday, with over 150 folks expected to enjoy the great food and to pay respects to Tom. Friend and fellow city councilman Jack Stoakes will take a few moments to reflect on Tom as a person, friend, businessman, and leader of the community. Throughout the breakfast there will be photos and memorabilia of Tom including the signature slogan bumper stickers of Tom’s Tavern, “Health Food Sucks… Eat at Tom’s”. Also, the breakfast will conclude with Downtown Boulder, Inc presenting the proceeds from the Kidlinks Golf Tournament to Boulder Community Hospital Kidlinks program.
The Pancake Breakfast is Thursday, July 12th, on the 1300 block of