Join Gobbles the Turkey at the Mile High United Way Turkey Trot this Thanksgiving. —Photo courtesy of Jen Morris
DCPA Holiday Cabaret: If you're not sure which show to catch at the Denver Center for the Performing Arts (DCPA) this month, this performance is your chance to get the best of all four. For the first time in DCPA history, cast members from all of the Center's current productions—The Lion King, A...
November 23 2015, 11:46 AM
Action Center clients shop for goodies at last year's Santa Shop. —Courtesy of The Action Center
Guys’ Night Out: Bro out at the fourth annual Guys’ Night Out at Casselman’s in RiNo this Thursday. The fest—which is an awareness event for suicide prevention and men’s health issues—includes a scotch tasting, barbecue, oversized beer pong, a football-throwing contest, and a mustache contest....
November 16 2015, 12:25 PM
Schedule a donation online for Colorado Gives Day to support the FIRE Within, a youth suicide prevention program through the Carson J Spencer Foundation, and thousands of other charitable causes. —Image courtesy of the Carson J Spender Foundation
Colorado Gives Day: Couch potatoes rejoice—thanks to Colorado Gives Day, you can help out your favorite local or national charity without ever leaving your house. Schedule a donation online before the event on December 8. With more than 1,500 organizations to choose from, including ...
November 9 2015, 10:53 AM
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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
—Photo by Megan Rees / Dumb Friends League
There are a few things we know for sure about Coloradans—we love our dogs, our beer, and philanthropy. The Denver Dumb Friends League is combining these passions into a charity event series called Yappy Hour, a seasonal, dog-friendly gathering of pet lovers to enjoy brews,...
November 3 2015, 9:00 AM
"Castle Valley" painting for Rims to Ruins —Courtesy of Lorenzo Chavez
52 Weeks of Giving Fundraiser: Patxi’s Pizza will donate 10 percent of their sales this Wednesday to Think360Arts, a local organization that cultivates “the arts as essential to all learning through creative experiences for students and teachers.” The nonprofit coordinates creative...
November 2 2015, 11:40 AM
Sword & Plough Dopp kit, belt, and cuff links
If Colorado had an official state accessory, it’d probably be a bag. Between beloved backpack architects like Osprey and newer master bag crafters like Topo Designs—by our completely unofficial estimates—the number of Colorado bag makers is gaining on microbrewers.
One of the newest additions to...
October 28 2015, 3:52 PM
Fun costumes at the HOWLaween Ball. —Photo by Emily Schmutz of Keeping Composure Photography
Drink For Pink Fundraiser: Drink for Pink is a local organization that partners with breweries in Colorado and the Cancer League of Colorado to raise money for breast cancer research. Since this month is breast cancer awareness month, Drink for Pink has been putting on fundraisers...
October 26 2015, 11:40 AM