Just over a year after opening The 1UP arcade and bar in LoDo, owner Jourdan Adler has taken over the space formerly occupied by Pete's Monkey Bar (717 East Colfax Avenue), which made its last pour on Monday night, and plans to open the 2UP next month. Adler says the 2UP is going to have a similar a ... More >>
Just over a year after openingthe 1UP, the hot arcade/bar in LoDo, owner Jourdan Adler has taken over the former home of Pete's Monkey Bar, which closed on Monday, and will be putting a second bar, the 2UP, in that spot.
According to Adler, the 2UP will have arcade and Skee-ball collections simila ... More >>
Did you miss last call at Pete's Monkey Bar? The Dead-centric spot at 717 East Colfax Avenue had "a fucking awesome run," according to owner Pete Penzastadler, and closed after one final bash last night.
Westword photographer Nick Callaio was there; see the complete slide show here.
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After a two-and-half year run, Pete Penzastadler is closing Pete's Monkey Bar with one last blowout. Penzastadler, who says it was "a fucking awesome run," is closing the spot because he just needed to move on. In October 2009, Penzastadler, who ... More >>
After two-and-half years, Pete Penzastadler is closing Pete's Monkey Bar tonight with one last blowout.
Penzastadler, who calls it "a fucking awesome run," is closing the spot because he just needs to move on, he says.
flickrWhen it opened in 2002, Dulcinea's 100th Monkey was hip jazz, blues and funk spot, but within a few years it gradually morphed into more of club that embraced the jam nation. It was a fine addition to the Bianchi brothers empire that now includes Cervantes' Masterpiece Ballro ... More >>