Sunday, November 23, 2014

Drawn from Nature

Submitted by Danielle Ennis on Wed, 09/10/2014 - 9:35am

At this three-week long exhibit, textbook accuracy mingles with Georgia O'Keeffe beauty. Selections from the School of Botanical Art and Illustration will mirror the flora that surrounds you when walking outside. These student drawings, will be eventually used for scientific record, are so detailed and true to life that you won't know you ever stepped away from the garden. Mon-Fri 9 a.m-8 p.m.; Sat-Sun 8 a.m-8 p.m.

Smoaked Pop-Up

Submitted by Justin De La Rosa on Mon, 11/17/2014 - 12:46pm

Barbecue season may be over, but you can still enjoy a backyard-style pop-up lunch at Acorn. Unlike most other pop-ups, diners aren't restricted to a prix fixe menu. Instead, individual menu items including Carolina-style pulled pork sandwiches, baby back ribs, and other oak-smoked selections are available to order at your leisure. Don't miss this opportunity to get one last taste of summer. Sun 11 a.m.-2 p.m.

BITE special "All Options" performance

Submitted by Cat Rolwes on Wed, 09/10/2014 - 4:37pm

Anything could happen during this choose-your-own-adventure farce. The show plays all of November up until this final, special performance when the cast will act out each option the audience gives them. Get settled in to watch the horseplay unfold. Sun 3 p.m.

Switch on the Holidays

Submitted by Wyatt Stayner on Tue, 11/18/2014 - 11:21am

Hey, who turned on the lights? In this case, it's the Boulder County Courthouse Pearl Street Mall, which will be illuminated at this dazzling event. The Boulder Chorale will play music leading up to the lighting of the buildings, and kids can visit with Santa once Boulder has been brightened. Tue 5 p.m. 

Fierce in the City

Submitted by Jake Jensen on Mon, 11/17/2014 - 1:26pm

Fashionistas and music lovers converge for Fierce in the City. This inaugural hybrid fashion show-concert features a full roster of musicians and designers. American Idol alum Vincent Powell (pictured) tops the musical lineup that includes three other acts ranging from pop-rock to opera. As the live tunes blast, models will strut the catwalk clad in pieces from Denver designer Salwa Owens and three other local boutiques, showcasing both men’s’ and women’s’ fashion. See something you like? Attendees can shop the looks straight off the runway after the show. Sun 6-10:30 p.m.

A Night With Chrissie Hynde

Submitted by J. Wesley Judd on Mon, 11/17/2014 - 11:34am

After selling more than 25 million records as the driving creative force behind the Pretenders, singer/songwriter Chrissie Hynde has decided to venture into solo territory. Stockholm, the first album in her 30-year career that bears her own name, was released to rave reviews in June. She's promoting it on a worldwide tour that stops in the Mile High City. Sun 7 p.m.