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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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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
Whether you want to try new foods, climb mountains, or stand up for equal rights, there are plenty of ways to get the whole family involved this week.
Take Pride: Join over 250,000 other proud Coloradans this weekend for what is recognized as one of the best LGBT events in the country....
June 17 2014, 1:00 PM
Do you like to wear sombreros? And drink salt-rimmed margaritas? You're in luck: This weekend, the city is celebrating Cinco de Mayo a little earlier (the actual holiday falls on Monday). Much like Luc Hatestad noted on St. Patrick’s Day about Irish pride, this holiday is often celebrated...
May 2 2014, 4:00 PM
Is it finally time to play outdoors again? We think so. These blooming florets, spotted last week during a stroll through Civic Center Park, reminded us that the city itself is opening up for summer season—and we can’t wait. Itching to get outside, too? Try the park’s new (free) outdoor fitness...
April 24 2014, 11:10 AM
Denver is one of the nation’s fittest cities and our public parks often double as a communal space for exercise. You’d be hard-pressed to find a neighborhood that doesn’t have some sort of recreational outlet in a reasonable radius. When you spend part of the day glued to a desk, though,...
April 21 2014, 2:02 PM
Don't Be This Guy.
Denverites have a longstanding tradition of taking 24-hour holidays that offer the slightest excuse to drink—including Halloween, New Year's Eve, Cinco de Mayo, St. Patrick's Day, Rockies Opening Day, and many others—and stretching them out for as long as possible. So why should 4/20 be any...
April 18 2014, 11:12 AM
Where: Children take the stage at Civic Center Park’s Greek Amphitheatre (the Denver Public Library is in the background). Food editor Amanda M. Faison captured this image on a spring day.
March 10 2014, 1:30 PM