Hot Chocolate 15K/5K

Submitted by Caitlin Donnelly on Mon, 08/12/2013 - 10:47am

What better way to reward yourself after a brisk fall race than with a steaming cup of hot chocolate?The 5K or 15K race starts in Civic Center Park, zigzags through the streets of downtown Denver, and finishes back at the park. Go the extra mile and sign up to fund-raise for the race's charity of choice: the Ronald McDonald House. Sun 7 a.m.

Thomas Moran's Yellowstone: A Project for the Nation

Submitted by Beth Steffens on Wed, 07/31/2013 - 7:59pm

Nineteenth-century artist Thomas Moran was one of the first to show colored images of the West to American audiences. At this exhibit, you can see these images, too, in his chromolithographs, watercolors, oil paintings, and drawings. Tue-Thu 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Fri 10 a.m.-8 p.m.; Sat-Sun 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Radical Reels

Submitted by ewallis on Tue, 08/13/2013 - 1:03pm

Skiing, snowboarding, biking, kayaking—if it’s an extreme mountain sport, Radical Reels has a film about it. This annual, touring film festival features footage of pros and amateurs pushing the limits of adventure. Fri-Sun, 7 p.m.