John McCaskill

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    June 19, 2014
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    May 30, 2014

    Final Friday music walk and bazaar kicks off its second season in RiNo tonight

    Final Friday started as a small block party last summer, and grew into a big celebration of a neighborhood and local business. John McCaskill, owner of Megafauna and co-founder of the series, says the idea for Final Friday was born from the need to grow his local business through local events. And l ... More >>

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    January 16, 2014
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    November 21, 2013
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    November 5, 2013

    First Look: MegaFauna's café is back in business

    Gigi's Café has finally opened this week after MegaFauna's big move last month. It's much larger than the cafe in the original location, and has quite a few more dining options. See also: Slide show of MegaFauna's grand opening

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    October 9, 2013

    Photos: MegaFauna grand opening launch party

    MegaFauna launched its new location this weekend with a grand opening party to remember. Featuring tunes by DJ Viking Sound Machine and members of the Infatué dance crew tearing up the floors, the event was poppin' from start to finish. To top it all off, Deep Eddy Vodka was pouring free drinks all ... More >>

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    October 8, 2013

    Photos: MegaFauna cafe is set for a major upgrade

    MegaFauna, the award-winning retail store, boutique and artists' emporium, is giving its cafe a major makeover. Now that MegaFauna has moved to its new location, at 3102 Blake Street, where it has twice the space as before, owner John McCaskill wants to expand the cafe to serve not just customers, b ... More >>

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    October 4, 2013

    MegaFauna will reopen in new space tomorrow

    MegaFauna, the award-winning retail store, boutique, cafe and artists' emporium, closed its doors at 2101 Larimer Street on September 28. But the news is all good, because MegaFauna needed to close in order to move to its new home at 3102 Blake Street. And it will launch that space tomorrow, October ... More >>

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    September 16, 2013

    Photos: MegaFauna will move to a bigger and better space in RiNo

    MegaFauna, the award-winning boutique/gallery/coffeeshop, is moving to a new home later this month. It's not going far -- from 2701 Larimer Street to 3102 Blake Street -- but it's upgrading quite a bit. "With the lease coming up, we had an opportunity. Do we expand? Do we consolidate? What happens?" ... More >>

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    July 25, 2013
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    January 9, 2013

    MegaFauna kicks off a year of artist/designer showcases with a rock-poster extravaganza

    John McCaskill of the Upper Larimer boutique/gallery MegaFauna got his start at Derailed Ink, a screen-printing business, and printed work -- more specifically, exquisitely crafted band posters -- is still one of his passions as a retailer. No surprise, then, that McCaskill has chosen to showcase po ... More >>

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    November 29, 2012

    Photos: MegaFauna in RiNo adds a cafe

    MegaFauna, which we named Best RiNo Boutique in this year's Best of Denver, has added a quaint cafe, which serves Novo coffee and locally made treats. There's even a late-night window so that pedestrians walking along Larimer Street can grab some coffee to go. "We wanted to create a casual atmosph ... More >>

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    February 16, 2012
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    May 12, 2011

    Art for the people: MegaFauna comes to roost at the Meadowlark

    ​Rob Bell and John McCaskill of Derailed Ink, a small local t-shirt screen-printing business that's had a fair amount of success with its sports-related tees, don't have a problem with being small. It's the pressure of big business that they don't like. "We got tired of corporate entities dict ... More >>

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    November 6, 2008

    T-shirt asks: What Would Jay Cutler Do? But do we really want to know?

    Do you really want to know? Call me crazy, but I have to think the guy who printed this "What Would JC Do?" T-shirt is second-guessing himself a little these days. Because while Cutler still has a chance to one day become the Broncos' floppy-haired, doughy-cheeked Messiah, in recent weeks he's bee ... More >>