This old-school pinewood derby dishes out healthy competition with a side of beer and barbecue. —Image courtesy of Rich Bowen.
Electric Bike Expo, June 17 to June 19
Whether you're a weekend warrior or a daily commuter, hopping on one of these alternative two-wheelers means you don't need to be a pro to keep up with the peloton. With a selection of more than 100 different electric-assist bicycles by Trek, Focus, Gazelle...
June 16 2016, 12:44 PM
—Photo courtesy of Ace Eat Serve
GoPro Mountain Games, June 9–12
Dive, splash, and ride into summer with this smorgasbord of outdoor events. Enjoy four days of adventure sports competitions in more than 25 disciplines, including everything from the Steep Creek Kayak Championship and Slackline Invitational to the Bouldering...
June 9 2016, 9:50 AM
Bouldering at the GoPro Mountain Games 2015.
—Photo by Logan Robertson Photography / Courtesy of the Vail Valley Foundation
1. High Line Canal | Your Choice
Why: This 71-mile path is about to get a makeover—with your help. Take a tour on two-wheels or by foot to make up your mind on proposed improvements or to come up with one of your own.
2. Make Music Denver | June 21
Why: It’s practically a rite of summer to...
June 1 2016, 2:45 PM
Do a blind tasting of beers from local brewmasters and enjoy sweet treats from Little Man Ice Cream at this fund-raiser for Cambodian students. —Image courtesy of Wil Steward.
Founder Fights, May 20
Ever had the urge to punch your boss? You might not be alone—but now you can take a swing for a good cause. As a part of Boulder Startup Week, the first-ever Founder Fights will invite top company founders—entrepreneurs, venture capitalists and creatives, all of whom have...
May 19 2016, 7:52 AM
Diehard art lovers and newbies to the contemporary art scene can both find an exhibit, lecture, or VIP after-party they'll love during a weeklong artistic exploration of corruption hosted by the Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art. —Image courtesy of Wikimedia Commons.
Moveable Feast, May 13 to May 15
In order to make some of the best dishes in Colorado, Fruition and Mercantile Dining & Provision owner Alex Seidel uses the highest quality ingredients he can find in the state. Learn about his process and technique in a small group culinary demonstration...
May 11 2016, 12:47 PM
Celebrate May the Fourth with costumes and cocktails at a Star Wars–themed art party. —Image courtesy of Art War & Young Say Day.
Art War, May 4
Pop culture aficionados, art lovers, foodies, and hardcore Star Wars fans will unite at a local art gallery for an intergalactic celebration. At this Comic Con–esque evening, fans new and old can deck themselves in themed costumes, throw back signature cocktails (...
May 4 2016, 2:44 PM
—Photo collage courtesy of Valverde Bazaar
1. 29th Annual Cinco de Mayo | May 7–8
Why: This holiday is about more than drinking margaritas and eating guacamole; find out why at this annual parade and festival.
2. Play a Tune on a “Your Keys to the City” Piano | Your Choice
Why: Tapping out “Chopsticks” on one of the art-...
May 4 2016, 8:00 AM
Catch more than 51 Colorado bands at this year's Spread the Word Music Festival. —Image courtesy of Derek Miles.
Design in Bloom, April 28
"Green architecture" takes on a whole new meaning at this springtime design event, featuring architects and designers from 14 of Denver's most groundbreaking firms. As spectators treat themselves to cocktails, flower-themed small bites, and craft beer from Renegade...
April 27 2016, 9:23 AM