On October 30, 2012, organizers ant nightclub Suite Two Hundred concocted a contest to judge the sexiest thing with two fangs. Attendees adapted their costumes to meet undead status, and photographer Elyse Mitchell captured the crowd.
October was a big month for Denver -- in both politics and parties. With multiple stops from both Romney and Obama and costumes for Halloween, the Great American Beer Festival and big music names like Madonna, the last 31 days were easy on the eyes (and the camera).
- September 2012...
More than 3,000 costumed partiers took over the Hyatt Regency in the Denver Tech Center for a spooky celebration on October 27, 2012. The fourth annual Haunted Hotel was put on by Kevin Larson Presents and featured live music and living art. All photos by Christopher Morgan.
To celebrate its big 1-0, organizers at Lola held a fall festival on October 27, 2012. The event featured live, local music all afternoon as patrons visited to celebrate the Denver staple's tenth year in business. All photos by Christopher Morgan.
- Lola and West End Tavern birthday...
The Denver Gorilla Run is exactly what it sounds like. The annual event raises money for the Mountain Gorilla Conservation Fund by pairing humans with gorilla costumes and setting them free on foot. This year, photographer Brandon Marshall brought back photos of the best-dressed primates.
More than forty electronic acts took over the National Western Complex for HallowFreak'nWeen 2012 on October 27, 2012. Sponsored by Triad Dragons, the event featured a theme of heaven and hell. All photos by Brandon Marshall.
- Naughty Tricks and Sexy Treats
Rockbar, that late-night tradition on East Colfax, closed on October 27, 202 after the city denied its request for a liquor license. Photographer Brandon Marshall captured these photos from its wild and busy last night in business.
- 1:30 a.m. at Rockbar
- Midnight at Rockbar
On October 26, 2012, The Church filled with costumed dancers for Halloween theme night "Naughty Tricks and Sexy Treats." Christopher Morgan and Britt Chester brought back these photos of the night's best looks.
- Best Costumes of 2012 (so far)
- Victorian Fetish Ball 2012 (NSFW)
Denver Startup Week connects entrepreneurs with inspiration through days of both fun and technical programs across the city. Photographer Elyse Mitchell stopped by a few events to bring back these photos.
- Denver Startup Week starts today with dozens of free events
- Galvanize opens...
Presidential hopeful Mitt Romney and VP candidate Paul Ryan rallied at Red Rocks Amphitheatre on October 23, 2012. Brandon Marshall brought back these photos of their visit, which was accompanied by musicians Kid Rock and Rodney Atkins.
- Obama and Supporters in Colorado
"The McNichols Building, which will be launched this morning as a cultural and event space, got its start as a Carnegie Library -- the biggest one in Colorado..." For more history, check out these photos and visit "McNichols Building, a former Carnegie library, opens a new chapter." All photos...
In this week's food review, Cafe Society food critic Gretchen Kurtz visits Shish Kabob Grill to sample its Middle Eastern cuisine. Mark Manger brought back these photos of the family-owned and operated joint.
Don't ever let us hear you call Denver a sausage fest -- but it does have great brat and wurst options. Here we present the ten best sausages in Denver: Biker Jim's Gourmet Dogs, Chicago Style Beef & Dogs, Euclid Hall, The Hawt Dog & Sausage Eatery, Mile High Vienna Stand, Uber Sausage, Steve's...