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1. Shop at Paris Holiday Market | Nov. 7 & 8
Why You Should Go: Just imagine how good it would feel to finish your holiday shopping at this art and craft market weeks before Black Friday.
2. Take the Ski and Snowboard Tuning Basics Class at Lakewood’s REI | Nov. 11
Why You Should Go:...
November 5 2015, 10:10 AM
The book, which is aimed at readers between the ages of 10 and 14, offers kids tips on how they can get involved in their communities. —Image courtesy of Penguin Young Readers
It's no secret that Coloradans love to get involved. Whether in outdoor activities or philanthropic pursuits, even the youngest Centennial Staters are quick to participate. That's why Chelsea Clinton made Denver the 15th stop on her book tour for It's Your World, which aims to educate young people...
November 2 2015, 11:55 AM
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The angular buildings, wide sidewalks, public art, and pedestrian-friendly vibe of Denver’s Acoma Plaza make it the perfect adventure destination for city kids. Just mentioning downtown to my little ones is enough to elicit brushed hair and their “clean” Keens. With the Denver Art Museum and...
September 14 2015, 12:30 PM
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1. Photo Mash-up Workshop with ideaLAB | Sept. 12
Why You Should Go: You’ll get to pick out a historic Denver photo at History Colorado and then hit the streets to photograph the same spot to see how the city has changed.
2. Denver Free Walking Tours | All month
Why You Should Go: You need...
September 1 2015, 11:30 AM
Dancers at last year's Orthodox Food Festival & Old Globeville Days. Photo by Natasha Gardner
1. Park the car, don a costume, and pedal away on a Denver Cruiser Ride.
Why You Should Go: Each year, our Top of the Town issue picks out the best-of-the-best in Denver. This year, the Denver Cruiser Ride, a group ride with quirky themes (July 29 is “Analog vs. Digital”), won Editors’ Choice...
July 6 2015, 12:15 PM
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1. Listen: Five Points Jazz Festival
Why you should go: We consider this festival—with more than 25 bands and eight stages—the official kickoff for the summer music season.
Details: May 16, various locations, Denver
2. Get Dirty: Denver Botanic Gardens’ Spring Plant Sale
May 6 2015, 11:00 AM
The Denver Tool Library is still awaiting a permanent sign, which will be designed by local artist Kevin Hennessy.
Sarah Steiner is a librarian. But instead of cataloging presidential biographies and cheeky children’s books, she curates tools.
The quirky blonde is the driving force behind Denver Tool Library (DTL), which opened its garage doors at 555 Santa Fe Drive on April 4 after months of...
April 23 2015, 10:00 AM
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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