Mundane things like ordering from a menu, talking to a doctor, applying for a job or navigating traffic signs can be hard for people who don't know a country's language. When non-English speaking people migrate into the United States, one of the biggest obstacles they face is figuring out how to com ... More >>
Beer and community building go hand and hand, says Eric Wallace, founder and president of Left Hand Brewing Company. Over the years, the Longmont-based business has raised hundreds of thousands of dollars for issues as varied as theater, flood relief, the YMCA and, most recently, Intercambio, an org ... More >>
This is how the West was fun! Prairie Ridge Buffalo Ranch, Left Hand Brewing and Kachina Southwestern Grill are teaming up to put on a night of bison and beer this evening. See also: Beer calendar: Cool down with fruit beers, a festival and a grand opening
Colorado Wine Week will be pouring out events in metro Denver, with a wine cocktail competition at Green Russell on June 4, the Governors Cup Wine Mixer on June 6 and the Colorado Urban Winefest on June 7. And as part of Sips and Snacks presented by the Colorado Wine Industry Development Board, doze ... More >>
Get out and wag your tail for a good cause tonight. Global Health Connections is hosting a night of music, dancing, food and good company -- all for a good cause. Tickets for the event are $25 during the presale and $30 at the door; all proceeds go to the soon-to-open GHC maternity center in Leogane ... More >>
Update: We have a winner of our Full Moon Street Carnival contest giveaway! Earlier this week, we asked Cafe Society commenters to guess how many Bonacquisti wine growlers have been sold at the winery. Congrats to laganam, who guessed 646 growlers; the actual number is 682. laganam, we'll send you a ... More >>
Hungry for fun over the holidays? Here's a rundown of culinary events over the three-day weekend. See also: - FEAST! Vail kicks off Memorial Day weekend with a slew of star chefs - 10 things to do for $10 in Denver this weekend (6 free!), May 24-27 - Denver's ten best Memorial Day weekend shows
From 4 to 7 p.m. tomorrow, September 8, Denver Urban Gardens and Art Farm will join forces for the sixth annual Harvest outdoor community art show and garden gala, held at the West Washington Park Community Garden located at 201 Grant Street in Denver.
This three-day weekend will see two food truck gatherings: one in celebration of the Blue Moon (the second full moon in a month) tonight and another poolside at the Taxi development in RiNo this Sunday.
As firefighters continue to tackle the wildfires ravaging large portions of the state, local communities are searching for ways to provide aid, even from hours away. In Denver, a handful of local live music venues and companies have already stepped up to launch shows to benefit fire relief efforts - ... More >>
Tickets are going fast for EatDenver's Harvest Week, the local, independent restaurant organization's annual celebration of Colorado produce, livestock and products, including wine, beer and spirits. This year's tribute to the state's bumper crop of foodstuffs will feature a series of multi-course ... More >>
Plans tonight? If not, and you happen to be looking for a kick-ass way to get your food and drink on that's a little out of the ordinary, head over to Tennyson Street and partake in some First Friday activities. A scaled-down version of the busy Santa Fe First Friday scene, the Tennyson stre ... More >>
Gear geeks, this one's for you: The Women's Wilderness Institute hosts its 9th annual Gear & Cheer fundraiser event tonight at the Dairy Center for the Arts in Boulder, 2590 Walnut Street, benefiting its Girls' Wilderness Program. $35 gets you in the door, where sponsors like Left Hand Brewin ... More >>
Not only is the Wynkoop Brewing Company making a special beer to commemorate brewery co-founder John Hickenlooper's gubernatorial inauguration party on Tuesday, it will deliver that beer, Hickelooper's Inaugurale, via horse and carriage. The party, which is being held at the Fillmore auditor ... More >>
From denverrollerdolls.orgThe Denver Roller Dolls' A-team, the Mile High Club The Denver Roller Dolls are rolling out a new way to prevent D.U.I.s: a party bus that brings fans from the downtown Wynkoop Brewing Company to the 1stBank Center in Broomfield, where the Dolls hold their bouts. A ... More >>
Vine Street partied Tuesday in the neighborhood.The owners of the Vine Street Pub have big plans - big plans and a lot of space - and they talked about both Tuesday at the restaurant's second anniversary party. First up is a plan for the former Harry's Chop House next door to Vine Street, 17 ... More >>
Slinging craft beers requires knowledge beyond the basic pour. Everybody knows what Bud Light tastes like, but how many people can answer on-the-fly questions about lager versus ale, hops versus malts and everything in between? From 6 to 9:30 p.m. tonight, Left Hand Brewing Company and the ... More >>
The Left Hand Brewing Company made me cry this year when VP of Operations Chris Lennert announced it would no longer make its Snow Bound spiced ale, which was been one of my favorite holiday beers over the past few years. I I like beers with hints of holiday flavors (although you can keep the ... More >>
A Taste of Language is a mouthful
As spring melts into summer, water users along the St. Vrain could find themselves up the creek.