Indigenous Film and Arts Festival

Submitted by Beth Steffens on Wed, 08/07/2013 - 10:09am

Get in touch with Colorado's roots at this annual festival. In conjunction with a weeklong series of films, an all-indigenous art exhibit will promote native ancestries and cultures. The artwork will be displayed at downtown Denver's Republic Plaza through the end of November. Daily, times vary.

Provence to Lyons

Submitted by Lauren Mikus on Tue, 10/01/2013 - 11:55am

Eat to help Lyons dry out. Mateo Restaurant Provencal's in-house chef Niate Bychinski joins a powerhouse team—including Oak at Fourteenth's chef Bryan Dayton—to create a seven-course meal with cocktail and wine pairings. Proceeds will benefit the Lyons area farms and ranches that were devastated by the flood. Tue 6 p.m.

Whole Hog Dinner

Submitted by Lauren Mikus on Tue, 10/01/2013 - 11:38am

Watch two swine experts—one from the city and one from the mountains—join forces during this indulgent, multicourse dining event. Chef Mark DeNittis of Denver's Amerigo Delicatus and chef Kelly Liken will present a meal and butchery demonstration on Liken's turf in Vail: Restaurant Kelly Liken. The seasonally-inspired menu will pair with craft cocktails from Leopold Bros' mixologist Ian Tulk. Don't miss this gastronomic trifecta. Tue 6 p.m. 

Thirty Seconds to Mars

Submitted by Stephen Kasica on Fri, 08/02/2013 - 10:52am

This Los Angeles-based band blurs the lines between alt rock, space rock, and synthrock. Front man Jared Leto—also of movie fame—and his comrades are promoting their 2012 LP, Love Lust Faith + Dreams. Tue 6 p.m.

The Middle Kingdom Ride

Submitted by Jesse Bishop on Mon, 09/30/2013 - 11:43am

Two British brothers have taken Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance back to its metaphorical roots. For two months and 11,000 miles, Colin and Ryan Pyle cruise through China, the birthplace of Zen Buddhism, in search of a world record and a whole lot more. Procedes from the showing benefit Urban Peak. Tue 8 p.m.