This mural by Denver artists Mario Zoots, Kevin Hennessy, and Mike Weiss is on the alley between the 2900 blocks of Larimer and Walnut Street .
RiNo is booming. You can tell from the droves of B-cycle passersby and tattooed 20-somethings on beer tours. And while this neighborhood’s hurried gentrification is obvious, there’s no denying that a plethora of public art has beneficially colored the area in recent years. 5280 wandered...
June 10 2015, 2:55 PM
Feed Denver's Sunnyside Farm, located on 44th Avenue, hosts market days on Wednesdays and Saturdays.
Denver’s Sunnyside neighborhood has enjoyed a revival recently, thanks to an influx of development, restaurants, breweries, and new residents who are migrating north from the overly saturated Highland district. The area is primarily residential, with a mix of historic bungalows and modern homes...
May 13 2015, 3:49 PM
—Photography by Rebecca Stumpf
HW Home (pictured above) > A Colorado favorite, this outpost caters to its suburban clientele with larger-scale furnishings fit for growing families and fresh accessories to make any room look polished. The Landmark location benefits from high ceilings and lots of sunlight, perfect for...
—Photo by Adam Larkey
—Courtesy of James Florio Photography
In 2005, a growing number of galleries on the stretch of Tennyson Street between 38th and 46th helped earn the area “cultural arts district” status. With all of the new restaurants and bars opening on Tennyson these days, though, this funky little Northwest Denver strip looks poised to become an...
Spring is blooming in the West Washington Park neighborhood. —Photo by Sarah Boyum
This petite neighborhood is considered one of Denver’s most livable spaces. The area has a bubble effect—it sits barely south of Baker’s booming ‘hood and South Broadway dives, west of the ever-busy Washington Park, and walking distance to South Pearl Street, but maintains the air of...
April 14 2015, 12:30 PM
THE NEIGHBORHOOD: South Park Hill
Park Hill’s suburb-in-the-city vibe is still strong, but the neighborhood’s tiny commercial spots (Kearney Street, Oneida Street, and so on) are hopping. What that means is that residents have easy commutes to downtown, next-door access to City Park (and the...
February 11 2015, 6:00 PM
The area's namesake park. —Photo by Erin Skarda
The Neighborhood: Jefferson Park
When it comes to Denver’s noteworthy neighborhoods, it’s easy to overlook Jefferson Park—at least until recently. This diverse and up-and-coming hood has spent years in the shadows of its neighbors, West Highland and Highland (LoHi). But now, with many...
January 13 2015, 10:15 AM