01/2014

Winter X Games

Submitted by Michelle Johnson on Fri, 11/15/2013 - 1:41pm

Stake your spot at the bottom of the halfpipe as the ESPN X Games bring top winter sport athletes, including Shaun White, Hannah Teter, and Kelly Clark, to Aspen. Expect big air during the four-day skiing, snowboarding, and snowmobile competition. Thu-Sun, times vary.  

 

Femcee: Lyrics Decoded

Submitted by Michelle Johnson on Mon, 01/20/2014 - 1:10pm

Grab a group of girlfriends for ladies night at Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art. Local hip-hop artists and femcees (female emcees) Kitty Crimes and DGirl will perform and sit on a panel discussion about women's history in rapping with Metropolitan State University professors Dr. B. Afeni McNeely Cobham and Dr. Jessica Parker. View the works of Kelly Monico, an exhibiting artist for Craft Tech/Coded Media—a gallery focusing on women and technology. Thu 6:30 p.m.

 

Lady Antebellum

Submitted by Dylan Owens on Tue, 01/21/2014 - 12:06pm

Lady Antebellum has the country trifecta: pitch-perfect harmonies, boot-stomping breakdowns, and tender ballads. The trio is on the road in support of their fifth gold-certified album, "Golden." Fellow country artist Kip Moore opens. Thu 7 p.m.

Fairytale Weekend at Snow Mountain Ranch

Submitted by Mary Clare Fischer on Thu, 11/20/2014 - 11:29am

Live out a storybook vacation with this slate of fantastical events. Activities include snowshoe hikes, a jousting and archery tournament, juggling lessons, and a family crest and shield-making class. All these extra experiences are included for guests of the ranch. Fri-Sun, times vary.

Bridegroom

Submitted by Teresa Klassen on Tue, 01/21/2014 - 2:58pm

This Tribeca Film Festival winner follows Shane Bitney Crone in the aftermath of his partner’s sudden death. Because they weren’t legally married, his partner’s family banned him from the funeral. Crone’s subsequent YouTube video, “It Could Happen To You,” went viral and led to this partially Kickstarter-funded film chronicling his love and loss. Thu 7:30 p.m.

Chris Perondi's Stunt Dog Experience

Submitted by Abby Faires on Tue, 11/12/2013 - 3:06pm

This paw-slapping stunt show features a crew of furry performers doing backflips, jumping rope, and juggling their way across the stage. Each of the talented performing pups was rescued from a shelter, bringing pet adoption to the forefront of the show. Thu 7:30 p.m.

Steve Rannazzisi

Submitted by Kelsey Anne Lindsey on Mon, 01/20/2014 - 1:00pm

It's been three days since the Broncos big win, but the Mile High City isn't taking a break from talking football. Comedian Steve Rannazzisi, aka The Commissioner on fantasy-football show The League, will fill the gap between now and the Super Bowl with his sporty wit and smart-ass candor, which have already sold out rooms across the country. Thu 8 p.m.; Fri 8 p.m., 10 p.m.; Sat 9:45 p.m.

 

The Toasters

Submitted by Michelle Johnson on Fri, 11/15/2013 - 10:28am

The Toasters are now considered the longest-running ska band in the United States. Combining punk influences with horns, keyboard, and upbeat vocals, the band live performances are still as energetic as they were in 1981. Thu 8 p.m.