10/2013

Icon Lasik Tour of the Moon

Submitted by Jake Jensen on Tue, 09/03/2013 - 5:20pm

Striking scenery is the highlight of this bike ride. The 41- and 62-mile courses meanders through desert landscapes, farmland, and the monoliths and canyons of Colorado National Monument. The post-ride celebration includes food and a cycling expo. Sat 7 a.m.

The City

Submitted by Kate Gibbons on Mon, 09/30/2013 - 3:41pm

New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Denver—all cities, but vastly different spaces. Experience the everyday lives of urbanites in each locale with this painting exhibition of more than 30 realistic and abstract works that embrace the beauty of skyscrapers, crowded sidewalks and yellow cabs. Heads up: Each piece is one-of-a-kind and available for purchase.  Tue-Sat 11 am.-6 p.m.

—Pictured: Gregory Gandy's "Rainy Night On Sacremento Street"

Zombie Dash Urban Race

Submitted by Jake Jensen on Thu, 08/29/2013 - 11:09am

Racers, beware: The walking dead are taking over downtown. Join other costumed zombies as you solve riddles and navigate an urban course—using only your own two feet and public transportation. As you reach checkpoints along the way, you'll be posed with a puzzle or physical challenge. The first teams to reach the finish line win. Sat 11 a.m.-3 p.m.

CHUN Pub Crawl Scavenger Scramble

Submitted by Madelyn Herzog on Mon, 09/30/2013 - 11:07pm

Get acquainted with the Capitol Hill neighborhood with a pub crawl scavenger hunt. Assemble a team to visit six local bars and solve an assortment of mental and physical challenges. There will be a prize for both the winning team and the team with the best costumes. Sat 1 p.m.

Rootober Fest

Submitted by Abby Faires on Mon, 09/30/2013 - 11:35am

Spice up your Oktoberfest celebrations with a little asana this year. In honor of the fall festivities, Root Yoga Center will be hosting a live DJ yoga class followed by an evening of food and festivities including traditional German holiday goodies, cleanse-friendly treats, and more live music. Fri 5 p.m. 

Boulder Ballet's Inaugural Fall Fiesta

Submitted by Madelyn Herzog on Mon, 09/30/2013 - 11:03pm

Support the Boulder Ballet and celebrate fall while indulging in a four course meal, cocktails, and a silent auction at the Cantina Laredo. Bid on goodies such as a night at the Hotel Boulderado and a VIP tour at the U.S. Olympic Training Center. Sat 6 p.m. 

 

Dancing with the Denver Stars

Submitted by Madelyn Herzog on Tue, 10/01/2013 - 10:39am

Ever wonder if Denver First Lady Mary Louise Lee has moves? Find out when Lee and nine other prominent community leaders pair up with Cleo Parker Robinson Ensemble members to perform routines to Michael Jackson favorites. Comedian Shed G will co-emcee and the Julius Show will provide musical accompaniament. Sat 6:30-10 p.m.

Creepy Crawl

Submitted by Jesse Bishop on Mon, 09/30/2013 - 12:53pm

If you've grown numb to scary movies, give the real thing a try. These 60-minute walking tours through Central City's haunts feature live reenactments of supernatural encounters, so even if those real ghosts don't show, you're in for a scare. Sat 7 p.m.-9:40 p.m.

From Door to Door

Submitted by Madelyn Herzog on Mon, 09/30/2013 - 10:58pm

Three women, of three different generations, struggle to reconcile the past, present, and future in this emotional comedy that covers 70 years of family history. The title is a twist on the Hebrew song “L’Dor V’Dor” (from generation to generation), and this story by playwright James Sherman can be appreciated and deeply understood by those of any heritage. Thu-Sun times vary.

The Eagles

Submitted by Stephen Kasica on Fri, 08/02/2013 - 10:07am

After six Grammy Awards and 120 million albums sold worldwide, the Eagles could slow down and take it easy. But the Rock and Roll Hall of Famers are on the road to perform their classic, ’70s rock hits on the nostalgic History of the Eagles tour. Sat 8 p.m.