Oskar Blues has introduced a new kind of vessel for taking beer to go from its Tasty Weasel taproom in Longmont. The Crowler, a cross between a can and a traditional growler, is a 32-ounce recyclable aluminum can that can be filled, purged of CO2 and sealed within minutes. Turn the page to see all ... More >>
It might seem like a joke, but it doesn't sound like a joke: Denver's string-picking foursome Rocky Mountain Jewgrass really plays bluegrass, though it does so with a side of klezmer and an extra helping of humor. Eat. Eat! See also: - Pick That Ban-Jew: Rocky Mountain Jewgrass - Swallow Hill hos ... More >>
The weekend is packed with culinary events, especially if you're a fan of beer -- and who isn't? Here's what on tap:
The Clyfford Still Museum and Swallow Hill Music Association are teaming up to bring art enthusiasts and music lovers two free lawn concerts this summer, starting this Friday, July 6. FaceMan and Rubedo will provide the entertainment at the inaugural event.
Denver's Del Norte Brewing, which specializes in summer-friendly Mexican-style lagers, is looking for help coming up with a Spanish-language name for its latest beer (its sixth), a Bohemian Pilsner. "We have a few in mind, but are always up for some suggestions," the company says on its Face ... More >>
The always-popular Winter Brew Fest kicks off tonight at Mile High Station, 2027 West Colfax Avenue, with more than 28 craft breweries serving over 75 beers. The fun runs from 6 to 10 p.m. and costs $30 to $35 (it's a benefit Swallow Hill Music Association); for more info, go to www.denverbre ... More >>
The Mile High Business Alliance will kick off its third annual Buy Local Week week at 6 p.m. tonight,at an informal reception with complimentary appetizers, desserts and beverages from Avenue Grill, Mulberries Cake Shop (that's one of its creations, right), Great Divide Brewing, Balistreri Vi ... More >>
Over 22 breweries and 70 different beers are on tap at the Summer Brew Fest, which comes down tonight at Mile High Station, 2027 West Lower Colfax Avenue. The indoor/outdoor event begins at 7 p.m. for general admission ticket holders ($30 in advance; $35 at the door) and at 6 p.m. for VIP tic ... More >>
Musicians band together to support record stores.
If you didn't just completely float away on St. Patty's Day, here's a last chance to get caught up by a last bit of seasonal Celtic backwash: Scottish guitarist/singer/songwriter Dougie MacLean will bring his singular sound to town tonight with a show at the Colfax Events Center, the new kid on the ... More >>
The Denver UkeFest returns to Swallow Hill.
Just heard that Swallow Hill Music Association is sponsoring a contest for middle and high school age songwriters. They're soliciting recordings of original works on tape, CD or DVD of acoustic and electric acts from one to four members. Winners will play their songs at a special concert at Swallow ... More >>
Swalloween features vaudeville act Vermillion Lies.
The Swallow Hill HarvestFest redefines a musical genre.
Swallow Hill celebrates world-fusion folk music.
Get down and drink up at the second annual Blues & Brews on Old South Pearl.
Concert offers hope and help
Swallow Hill fest highlights pickin' and grinnin'
Boulder gardens bloom with creativity
Swallow Hill makes it easy for kids to jump into dreamland
Highlighting the week's greatest gratis event
July 22 - 18, 1999
April 8-14, 1999
July 23 - 29, 1998
April 9-15, 1998
Feb. 5-11, 1998