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Ice cream has long been used as a special treat—OK, a bribe—to reward my kids once they’ve completed a long hike or a taxing (or unpopular) activity. Now they’ve turned the tables and compiled a list of what they consider truly fun activities, and paired these with some of their favorite local...
July 7 2015, 9:00 AM
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As the mercury soars, so does the fun. With new festivals and farmers’ markets, backyard barbecues, and perfect patios, there’s always something going down in Denver when things turn hot.
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PATIOS: An Hour-By-Hour Guide to Catching Rays (Or Avoiding Them) ...
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1. Get out: Tackle an Urban Adventure
Why you should go: This month’s cover story compiles 50 (yes, 50!) near-to-home adventures. What are you waiting for? Get going.
Details: Your choice, Front Range
2. Get Involved: Amp the Cause’s 10th Annual Community Day
Why you should...
April 1 2015, 9:30 AM
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As the sun climbs higher in the sky, it’s time to start ramping up mileage on your running schedule. Whether you’re training for a mountain run or dreaming of finishing your first marathon, signing up for one (or all!) of these events will keep you moving throughout mud season.
March 4 2015, 10:00 AM
The exterior of ReZENed, a small store for hardened collectors of vintage goods and casual buyers alike.
Neighborhood: City Park
Go For: Previously loved home goods—from couches to vintage bottle openers. The store also stocks new items that make perfect gifts, like $27 Traviata candles, which burn for 80 hours, or the hand-knitted headbands manager Alanna Fernandez makes herself. Manager...
March 2 2015, 4:00 PM
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Colorado I Have a Dream 26th Annual Gala: For only $484, the Colorado “I Have a Dream” Foundation can provide 10 children with an after-school program for an entire month. This is just one way the foundation helps Denver’s most at-risk youth succeed through its 12-year program...
October 27 2014, 3:00 PM
THE NEIGHBORHOOD: CITY PARK WEST
This official neighborhood is just west of City Park, Denver’s largest park. But the hot-hot-hot dining scene is what this neighborhood is better known for—especially recently. Presbyterian/St. Luke's Medical Center also sits smack-dab in the middle of the...
July 16 2014, 9:30 AM
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Whether you'd like to save wildlife, restore wilderness, or celebrate culture, there are plenty of ways to get involved this week.
Flood Restoration: During last year’s devastating floods, some of the most popular trails in Golden’s White Ranch Park were swept away. Lace up your boots this...
July 7 2014, 11:00 AM