02/2013

Scavenger Hunt Series

Submitted by Michael Krumholtz on Fri, 02/15/2013 - 10:59am

Need more of a challenge while traversing those black diamonds? New Belgium Brewing Company is inviting Eldora skiiers a chance to double as detectives as they scan the mountain for clues. Teams of four will follow the trail for hints, ski after chickens, and even search for bigfoot. The after-party includes a tap of New Belgium drafts and prizes for top finishers. Last year's grand prize was a pair of custom-made skis. Proceeds benefit Leave No Trace, which provides education on sustainability and the outdoors. Sat 9 a.m.- 4 p.m.

10th Annual Colorado Baby & Kidz Expo

Submitted by Jacqueline Wakeen on Fri, 12/14/2012 - 1:12pm

Often infants on shopping adventures ends in disaster—with whining, complaining, and general disinterest. So skip the malls and stores and tote your tots to Colorado's largest indoor family expo. The one-stop-shop features vendors for new and expecting mothers, kids and family booths, live entertainment, arts and crafts, and contests such as a mom's diaper changing race. Parents can find products, services, and information on education, health and wellness, home life, and more while kids have activities to keep them occupied, so the whole family can enjoy. Sat 10 a.m.-6 p.m.

Denver Restaurant Week

Submitted by Caroline Padden on Mon, 12/10/2012 - 2:20pm

This two-week celebration of food is sure to be a highlight in any Denver food-lover's year. Participating restaurants offer multi-course meals for a fixed price, allowing you to indulge in the best. Favorite spots on the lineup include Table 6, Duo Restaurant, Trillium, and Olivéa. Daily, times vary.

The Front Page

Submitted by Morgan Tilton on Mon, 02/18/2013 - 1:40pm

This comical three-act stage performance, written by Ben Hecht and Charles MacArthur, highlights the nuances of a journalist’s life with the story of a top reporter who desires a life change but can’t break the addiction of investigating. As he attempts to leave his career behind, he stumbles upon a jail escapee, allowing him to uncover the details of what could possibly become one of the biggest stories to hit newsstands in years. Should he quit, or pursue the chase? Sat-Sun 7:30 p.m.-10 p.m.; Sun 2-4:30 p.m.

 

Toro y Moi

Submitted by Kelsey Colt on Wed, 12/12/2012 - 11:52am

From studying graphic design in college, to playing in indie rock band The Heist, Chaz Bundwick has built an impressive resume. Performing electronica under the stage name that means bull and me in Spanish, he now has three studio albums. Hear hits like “Talamak” from his debut album, Causers of This, and tracks from his newest album, Anything in Return. Sat 9 p.m.