Batman, Iron Man, Captain America, Spider-Man, Iron Man, again (and again). It happens just about every summer, the wave of costumes tied to the release of the latest superhero movie. In 2013, with the Iron Man franchise wrapped up, it's Superman's turn. Here's a diverse collection of Superman cosplayers from coast to coast who were sporting the symbol for "Hope" on their chests -- pre-Man of Steel -- when it was just an "S."
The Color Run, a race that would make even Joseph's technicolor dream coat jealous, came to Denver on June 16, 2013. During the 5K, all participants are splattered with neon colors. All photos by Danielle Lirette.
All during Denver PrideFest, Track is hosting Wizard of Oz-themed parties to celebrate the occasion. Westword's Danielle Lirette captured these scenes during the club's Pride pre-party.
- The People of Denver PrideFest 2013
Opening weekend at the Colorado Renaissance Festival brought the days of yore (alongside ale and turkey legs to Larkspur Colorado starting June 15, 2013. Westword's Christopher Morgan took a blast from the past to bring back these scenes from the fest's first day.
Denver PrideFest returned to Civic Center Park on June 15, 2013, as thousands of people flocked to the city center to celebrate in rainbow style. All photos by Ken Hamblin.
- Slide show: PrideFest Pre-Party at Tracks
Roving Westword nightlife photographer Christopher Morgan spent Saturday night out on Larimer capturing these nightlife scenes from spots including the Armoury, Zanzibar, The Retro Room, Scruffy Murphy's and The Ginn Mill.
- Nightlife in the DU Neighborhood
- Midnight in the RiNo...
Dozens of culinary superstars, including Ming Tsai, Grant Achatz, Stephanie Izard, Claudine and Jacques Pépin, Kristen Kish, Marcus Samuelsson, José Andrés and Andrew Zimmern, are in Glitter Gulch for the Food & Wine Classic in Aspen, a four-day celebration of food and wine that brings together...