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Art & Conflict and The Great War: Visions of A World Conflict

Past and present representations of human conflict collide at this dual exhibition featuring contemporary art as well as propaganda posters from World War I. Walk through The Great War: Visions of A World Conflict to learn more about the images and rhetoric used to recruit Americans to participate in a global war. Then view contemporary…

Bites & Brews for Biodiversity

Taking care of the environment can be as simple as eating sustainable appetizers at this foodie fundraising event. Denver’s Mezcla Maggie Catering will feature wildlife-themed vegan and vegetarian tapas with fun names such as Cub Prints (spinach and cream cheese in baby portobello mushrooms) and Rocky Mountain Rocks (cocoa-covered peanut butter balls). You can also…

The Foreigner

When an extremely shy Englishman named Charlie Baker journeys to a fishing lodge in rural Georgia, hoping to escape from his personal problems, he confides in another guest who purposefully tells local inhabitants that Charlie can’t speak or understand English. This plan, which was meant to help Charlie gain a few days of peace and…

Belvops Skate Jam

Calling all Denver skaters and BMX bikers: Belvops, a Denver-based software company, is inviting skaters and riders to partake in this weekend festival. Athletes of all ages are encouraged to register (for free!), and showcase their best tricks for the chance to earn prizes like cash and scholarships at this co-ed competition. Aside from the…

Paper Works

At this group exhibition, find extraordinary beauty in an ordinary office supply. Featuring the work of twenty artists, including Denver’s Mike McClung and Colorado State University alumna Sophia Dixon Dillo, the collection will include innovate works of art made from paper. Check out paper folded to look like a crashed airplane as well as textured handmade…

A Year with Frog and Toad

Spend four seasons with friendly Frog and worrywart Toad in this play originally presented on Broadway. Newly roused from hibernation, the two amphibious friends spend their days planting flowers, swimming, and exploring together. Youngsters will delight in this chipper musical and its animal characters’ love of adventures.

Sand in the City

Thanks to this summer festival, families don’t have to travel to the coast to spend a day at the beach. Kids can check out enormous sand sculptures created by artistic locals before constructing their own masterpieces in a giant sandbox. Afterward, they can race to dig up gold coins in the sand, take part in a limbo…

Homegrown Tap & Dough (Arvada)

Head here for Italian food with some Colorado charm. Pick from salad, pasta, and—of course—pizza options. Try the burgers, which feature Harris Ranch beef on Grateful Bread buns. Also try the Washington Park location.

New Image Brewing Co.

Head to this modern taproom for brews like the Altura Imperial Coffee Stout and small plates such as pork-kimchi tacos with avocado mousse and crispy Brussels sprouts.

Kline’s Beer Hall

This casual beer hall offers 48 craft beers in total. Pair your choice with a house-made sausage, and sit back and relax at one of the community tables.

School House Kitchen and Libations

This school-themed restaurant offers more than 1,100 whiskeys behind the bar and a rooftop patio. Enjoy fun menu selections like chicken and waffle sandwiches, bacon-wrapped hot dogs, and build-your-own macaroni and cheese.

Etai’s Bakery Cafe on Broadway

Enjoy breakfast and lunch sandwiches on fresh-baked breads at this casual cafe. Have a classic egg and cheese sandwich with coffee for breakfast. Try the reuben panini with potato salad at lunch.

Majestic View Nature Center

(720) 898-7405
Majestic View Nature Center and Community Park is a place to learn about, understand, and appreciate Colorado's natural features and cultural history. The 3,000 square foot Nature Center features hands-on nature and environmental displays, wildlife exhibits, a kid's area, classrooms and meeting space.

Stefano’s Bakery & Deli

Hot and cold sandwiches and calzones prepared with Italian bread baked fresh daily. Try a sandwich with capocollo, mortadella, sopressata (cured salami), and provolone.

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