Sunday, May 29, 2016

Why We Dance

Submitted by Haley Gray on Tue, 03/15/2016 - 10:08am

Experience the sounds, steps, and imagery of Plains Indians dance in this multimedia exhibit. In keeping with the Denver Art Museum's summer-long celebration of dance, the institution is displaying drawings of animal, healing, and rite of passage dances; large-scale, dance-themed portraits dating back more than 70 years; and contemporary Native American dance regalia. Viewers can also experience traditional dance performances through a dancing circle video installation by Mohawk artist Alan Michelson. Tue-Fri, Sat-Sun 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Fri 10 a.m.-8 p.m.

Festival of the Brewpubs

Submitted by Carson Kohler on Mon, 03/14/2016 - 1:37pm

Considered Arapahoe Basin's largest party of the year, this brew-focused springtime festival features unlimited tastings from local breweries such as Left Hand Brewing, Pug Ryan's Brewery, and Ska Brewing. Food vendors will offer fair delicacies such as turkey legs and brats, and there will be live music from Denver-based, old-school funk band Jakarta. We'll toast to that. Sun noon-4 p.m.

Crawfish Boil Sunday Supper

Submitted by Morgan Tilton 2 on Mon, 05/23/2016 - 1:22pm

Join this picnic at one of Denver's newest bars for a taste of Southern hospitality. The afternoon includes freshly roasted corn and potatoes from the Way Back chefs Samuel Charles and Marcus Eng, pours of Good River Beer and Peach Street Distillers spirits, and patio games between bites. Proceeds benefit Colorado Water Trust and American Whitewater, two organizations that work to restores water resources and create sustainable aquatic ecosystems. Sun noon-7 p.m.