08/2013

Forgotten Latitudes

Submitted by Beth Steffens on Wed, 06/12/2013 - 11:10pm

Go green with Ray Tomasso, who unites fine art with environmentally friendly products. His works are created from recycled, biodegradable, and renewable plant fibers, which he then transforms using European hand-papermaking techniques. View 12 large, multidimensional works at this exhibit. Thu noon-5 p.m.; Fri noon-9 p.m.; Sat noon-5 p.m.

"Future Ruins" Experiential Textile Installation by Regina V. Benson

Submitted by Madelyn Herzog on Tue, 08/20/2013 - 10:37am

By rusting and burning “architecturally-inspired textile installations,” Regina Benson juxtaposes the erosion of the natural world with the eventual demise of all things. Ponder humans’ inevitable fate as you view the works and attend an opening reception on August 23. Thu-Sat, times vary.

Truffles and Cremes

Submitted by Lauren Mikus on Tue, 08/20/2013 - 10:56am

This three-day tasting event fuses the Inventing Room's unique entertaining techniques with the decorated food and beverage menu at Teatulia Organic Teas. Chef Ian Kleinman will let you try his after-dinner treats, starting with his truffles famously made with liquid nitrogen. Thu-Sat 5-10 p.m. 

ChoLon Street Food Festival

Submitted by Lauren Mikus on Tue, 08/20/2013 - 10:37am

Watch chef Lon Symensma and his ChoLon crew transform their LoDo eatery into a Southeast Asian food court. Modernized cuisine and cocktails will abound, inspired by recipes discovered on the team's recent culinary excursion to the region. Thu 6-10 p.m.

Summer Scream at Lakeside

Submitted by Justine E. Hausheer on Wed, 06/12/2013 - 11:31am

Keep the summer fun going while you still can. Grab a drink as you listen to music and get your adrenaline fix on unlimited rides at Denver’s historic Lakeside Amusement Park. The third annual event supports the Denver Film Society. Sat 6 p.m.

RMAAZK Comedy Night 2013

Submitted by Jake Jensen on Tue, 07/23/2013 - 12:31pm

Comedian and hypnotist Rusty Z headlines this annual fund-raiser for the Rocky Mountain Chapter of the American Association of Zookeepers. Grab some appetizers and a drink as you watch the hypnotist cast a hilarious spell on audience members. Be sure to purchase tickets in advance. 21+. Thu 6:30-10 p.m. 

 

Cervantes' Summer Celebration

Submitted by ewallis on Tue, 08/20/2013 - 9:51am

With acts ranging from electronica to funk, this end of summer celebration will keep you energized all night. Be sure to check out the headliner, Lance Herbstrong, who layer rock and reggae into a funky mix. Thu 7 p.m.-Fri 2 a.m.

Shawn Colvin

Submitted by ewallis on Tue, 08/20/2013 - 10:22am

Folk music and mountains go so well together. See for yourself during this evening with folk darling, Shawn Colvin. The Grammy Award-winning artist has been wooing fans since the early ’90s with hits like “Sunny Came Home.” Thu 8 p.m.