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1. Imbibe: Tour the Coors Brewery
Why you should go: Nabbing tickets to the Great American Beer Fest is difficult (and expensive). Taste the granddaddy of Colorado brews for free on this tour.
Details: Your pick, Golden
2. Take: Pick your own fruit with FallingFruit.org
September 30 2014, 9:01 AM
"Breakthrough Sharona" by Jenny Morgan (image courtesy of Plus Gallery)
The Golden Hour: the period just after sunrise or before sunset when the light is redder, more subdued, and some would say, at peak enchantment. Also: The title of painter Jenny Morgan's latest exhibition at RiNo's Plus Gallery (which runs through October 18).
September 25 2014, 1:00 PM
George Saunders (image courtesy of Basso Cannarsa)
Last January, George Saunders, a Colorado School of Mines grad, released his latest book of short stories, Tenth of December. The New York Times called it "the best book you'll read this year"—quite a feat considering the review came out just three days into 2014. The 55-year-old, a...
September 18 2014, 9:00 AM
Poster by Hilary Clarcq
Bike culture is getting an artistic makeover this weekend.
At the sixth-annual ArtCrank Denver this Saturday, 27 Colorado artists will be displaying and selling their cycling–inspired posters. All of the works are original and limited edition—only 30 of each will be available ($50)—and...
August 21 2014, 3:40 PM
I've never seen a blown glass design by Dale Chihuly that I didn't like. Credited with transitioning studio glass from a craft to a recognized fine art, Washington-born Chihuly's more than four decades of experience has made him one of the most lauded glass artists in the world. Since...
June 19 2014, 4:04 PM
MARK YOUR CALENDAR
June 17–19 and June 24–26 Aspen Hiking and Tasting Tour
Brought to you by Whole Foods' new travel company, Whole Journeys, this three-day tour lets foodies earn their treats (like tastings at Woody Creek Distillers and Avalanche Cheese Creamery, trail lunches made with...
June 17 2014, 2:45 PM
For the second year, John McCaskill (owner of MegaFauna) and Leif Sunde (owner of Loud Sound Management) are giving you one more reason to celebrate the end of the workweek. The Final Friday Music Walk & Urban Bazaar highlights the RiNo neighborhood—all activities...
May 30 2014, 8:31 AM
Fort Logan National Cemetary
Rain-riddled skies or not, the kickoff to summer starts now. Without losing sight of Memorial Day’s true purpose—to honor the men and women who’ve lost their lives while serving our country—here are highlights of this holiday weekend.
1. Meadowgrass Music Festival: A weekend showcase...
May 23 2014, 10:12 AM