Friday, July 01, 2016

The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe

Submitted by Gina Gresko on Tue, 05/10/2016 - 10:52am

Based on C.S. Lewis’ classic children’s tale, this two-person adaptation will take your little adventurers to the magical land of Narnia. Join siblings Peter and Lucy as they rally talking creatures to take down the wicked White Witch and lift the eternal winter spell she's cast on this magical wonderland. Fri 10 a.m.; Sat 11 a.m.; Sun 1 p.m.

Play Nintendo Tour

Submitted by Morgan Tilton 2 on Tue, 06/28/2016 - 11:32am

Digital playtime goes three-dimensional at this Nintendo-themed party. All weekend, kids can get their hands on the new Nintendo 3DS XL—which includes a touch screen as well as 3D video and photo capability—plus a variety of games, including Yoshi’s New Island, Pokemon Alpha Sapphire, and Donkey Kong Country Returns 3D. Then little gamers can create birthday cards with Yoshi and Mario or diagram a chart of their gaming goals. Fri-Sat 10 a.m.-9 p.m.; Sun 11 a.m.-6 p.m.

—Photo courtesy of Flickr/JD Hancock

Guido Ignatti: Setup

Submitted by Haley Gray on Wed, 05/11/2016 - 9:40am

In Argentine artist Guido Ignatti's first state-side solo exhibit, abstract paintings will give way to modified plants, which will transition to larger-than-life sculptures and finally to a mural of poetry and political graffiti. The diverse installations are intended to let gallery-goers reflect on the wide range of emotions, from loneliness to pleasure, that art can elicit. Tue-Thu noon-7 p.m.; Fri noon-9 p.m.; Sat-Sun 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Independence Celebration

Submitted by Lauren Saxe on Tue, 06/28/2016 - 1:53pm

Explore the era of our Founding Fathers with horse-drawn wagon rides, a trip to the blacksmith’s shop, and old-fashioned games including sack races and tug of war. After making your way around the historic park, refuel with snacks from Kettle Head Popcorn and Em’s Ice Cream as well as craft beers from Copper Kettle Brewing Company. Then don't miss the Glendale fireworks show, the cherry on top of a patriotic evening. Fri 5-10 p.m.


Submitted by Gina Gresko on Fri, 05/06/2016 - 2:28pm

Join the Lake Dillon Theatre Company for this heart-wrenching drama set in Nazi Germany. In the classic production, American writer Brian Roberts meets a colorful cast of characters who help him come to terms with his sexuality, but also entangle him in a love triangle in the process. Come early or stay late to learn more about the show from cast and crew. Tue-Thu 6:30 p.m.; Fri-Sat 7:30 p.m.; Sun 1:30, 6:30 p.m.