Take a theatrical tour through presidential history during a play featuring two-minute skits about our former commanders-in-chief. —Photo courtesy of CU Boulder Theater & Dance
Food Truck Safari: Nautical Nibbles, September 23
Denver might be landlocked, but the zoo offers more than one way to consider marine animals this weekend. Grab a seafood bite from one of 10 food trucks, including ahi tuna burritos from Chuey Fu’s Latin-Asian Grub or sustainable eel rolls from...
September 21 2016, 4:15 PM
Improve your yoga practice during one of 11 different workshops at the Lake Street Union Yoga Festival in Avon. —Photo courtesy of Unsplash
McNichols Grand Re-Opening, September 15
Celebrate the grand re-opening of one of Denver's preeminent arts spaces with two new exhibits. Photographer Rich Clarkson's portraits of iconic athletes, including Broncos outside linebacker Von Miller, are the highlights of his sports-focused exhibition...
September 14 2016, 3:08 PM
Watch greater sandhill cranes take flight at sunrise during the Yampa Valley Crane Festival. —Photo courtesy of Abby Jensen
Food Fight, September 7
Trade Chopped reruns for Denver chefs battling live at this charitable competition. After local culinary celebrities, including Beast & Bottle's Jodi Poulson and Dan Kane from Del Frisco's Grille, craft five delectable courses, you can sample small plates...
September 7 2016, 5:15 PM
Catch a peek of panoramas not accessible by car by taking a ride on the Rio Grande Scenic Railroad. Photo courtesy of the Rio Grande Scenic Railroad
1. Supernova | Sept. 24
Why: If you couldn’t stop playing Pokémon Go in July (or were at least digging the idea of where the game will take animation, gaming, and technology), then you’ll love this one-day, outdoor, digital-animation festival, which will play on three LED billboards near the...
September 7 2016, 12:05 PM
Four sisters from Fort Collins will give a genre-bending concert this Friday. —Image courtesy of SHEL
Lit Crawl Denver, September 2
You don't have to travel to Paris or Rome to get cultured—there are plenty of high-brow authors right here in the Mile High City. More than 30 Denver-based writers, including BK Loren, Khadijah Queen, and Manuel Ramos, will be stationed along Tennyson Street to...
September 1 2016, 9:44 AM
Courtesy of A Taste of Colorado
If you’re part of the 9-to-5 workforce, you probably live for the weekends—especially the extra-long ones. (We know we do.) In addition to being a glorious three-day weekend, Labor Day is summer’s symbolical finale—meaning you’re pretty much obligated to make the most of it. Here are a few stand-...
August 31 2016, 4:15 PM
Take a lesson in stand-up paddle boarding at Chatfield State Park this weekend. —Image courtesy of Unsplash
Fresh Jazz and Crisp Vinyl Series: Orenda, August 26
If you're a fan of jazz, Latin, and funk, come to Orenda's five-piece instrumental set to hear all your favorite genres combined into one unique sound. The Denver-based group draws influences from Afro-Cuban rhythms and blends drum, conga,...
August 24 2016, 5:01 PM
Hike 20 miles on a scenic guided backcountry excursion during the Fjällräven Classic USA. —Image courtesy of Fjällräven
The Moth: Into the Wild, August 18
This intimate night of readings by NPR's acclaimed storytelling group, the Moth, is tailor-made for an adventurous Colorado audience. Dame Wilburn, a Detroit-based poet and Moth Grand Slam champion, will host a performance filled with true tales of adventure,...
August 17 2016, 1:56 PM