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1. Ride: 5280’s Historic Bike Tour of Denver
Why you should go: You like to bike. You like history. You love Denver. Combine the three in our two-wheeled tour of the city (it's great for newcomers, too).
Details: Your choice, Denver
2. Build: Sand in the City
Why you should go:...
June 3 2015, 10:45 AM
You can't beat the mountains of Steamboat Springs for a yoga and adventure retreat. (Photo courtesy of the author)
Summer calendar looking bleak? Not anymore. There are enough events in Colorado to fill almost every day of the warm-weather months. We're highlighting a few of the newest offerings so you can keep being the hip one among your friends.
Applejack BrewDown and Block Party: One of the city's...
May 28 2015, 9:28 AM
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In the midst of making long-weekend plans—and praying the weather gods bring back the sun—we (myself included) often overlook the true purpose of Memorial Day: to honor and remember those who died while serving our country. Mark this important day with Colorado Remembers, a daylong...
May 21 2015, 9:08 AM
The weather might not have cooperated for this past weekend's 11th annual Five Points Jazz Festival, but that did little to hold back the crowds. Shut down to traffic, Welton Street, between 26th and 30th, was packed with lovers of jazz, blues, brews, and good food as more than 30 bands performed...
May 20 2015, 1:23 PM
The Drepung Monks perform at the 2014 Folks Fest; All Photos courtesy of BenkoPhotographics
If you live in the Rockies and weren’t able to score tickets to either the sold-out 42nd annual Telluride Bluegrass Festival, or the sold-out 43rd annual RockyGrass Festival, you should consider Folks Festival. Run by Planet Bluegrass, the same team that puts on the other two events, Folks is...
April 24 2015, 10:22 AM
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On April 25, BrüFrou (pronounced “broo-froo”), a Colorado craft beer and culinary event, pops up at Wings Over the Rockies Air and Space Museum. Forty local breweries—expect heavy hitters such as Trinity and Odell—will pour suds while chefs, including Kelly Whitaker of Basta and Cart-Driver and...
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1. WORK IT: CLIMB THE STEPS AT RED ROCKS AMPHITHEATRE
Why you should go: If you are still keeping up with your New Year’s resolutions, head to Red Rocks for a workout on the venue’s stairs—and to practice your air guitar routine.
Details: Your choice, Red Rocks Amphitheatre
February 4 2015, 11:45 AM
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1. STAY WARM: TOUR THE DENVER ART MUSEUM FOR FREE
Why you should go: Last month, during a particularly cold week, we scouted the best places to stay warm while logging miles on an odometer. The Denver Art Museum won top honors, even with an entrance fee. On December 6, that fee is waived. Get...
December 3 2014, 2:00 PM