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  • Behind the scenes at The Kitchen Denver
    In this week's food review, Westword Cafe critic Gretchen Kurtz encouraged greater attention to detail in her critique of the Kitchen Denver. In these photos, Mark Manger shines attention on the local staple, located at 1530 16th Street, and its picturesque eats. See also: Attention to detail...
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  • Hop Farming in Colorado
    To write this week’s cover story, “Is Everyone Hoppy?,” about hop farming in Colorado, Jonathan Shikes asked Longmont's Left Hand Brewing if he could accompany one of their two volunteer pilots on a sortie to Paonia, where they planned to pick up fresh hops for Warrior IPA, a fresh hop beer...
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  • Wiz Khalifa at Red Rocks
    Should you find yourself standing in front of a sold-out Red Rocks crowd that has their hands up in the air bobbing along with your opening beat, take a cue from Wiz Khalifa and assume your place at the throne by doing exactly what you want for an entire hour. With a full band backing him,...
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  • Taste of Colorado 2012: Corn! Turkey Legs!
    Corn on the cob, turkey legs, treats made of cereal and more: The Taste of Colorado returned to Civic Center Park in this past Labor Day weekend. Photos by Brandon Marshall for Westword. Shot on Friday, August 31, 2012 at the Taste of Colorado in Civic Center Park.
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  • 25 Creepiest Metal Album Covers
    Halloween is the time where it's acceptable to wallow in the creepy, the crawly, the dark, and the macabre. Sounds like the themes of heavy metal, year-round! Here then, are those most spine-tingliest metal album covers, for your All Hallow's Eve viewing pleasure. Step inside... This slideshow...
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  • Phat Thai Female Arm Wrestling
    The Denver Roller Dolls locked arms with the public at Phat Thai in Cherry Creek on Friday, August 31st for a female arm-wrestling contest that raised money for Big City Mountaineers. Photos by Jim Wills for Westword.
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  • Phish Parking Lot
    Phish opened up the first of its three-night stay in Denver on Friday, August 31, 2012 at Dick's Sporting Goods Park. Here are scenes from the parking lot's "Shakedown Street" scene: home to T-shirts, glass pipes, crystals, jewelry, buttons and a big dose of alcohol and herbal remedies. Photos...
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  • Justice League of Street Food Pool Party
    Pinche Tacos and Mana from Heaven, Yatai Food Cart, DipStik and The Panna Cotta Peddler were among the mobile food vendors at Sunday's Justice League of Street Food party on Sunday night at Taxi. Photos by Brandon Marshall for Westword.
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  • 1950s Tiki-Exotica Ball
    Held on Saturday, September 1 at Millennium Harvest House in Boulder. Photos by Christopher Morgan for Westword. See also: - 1940s WWII Era Ball at the Boulder Airport
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  • Westword's August 2012 in Photos
    August 2012 featured the Denver County Fair, Mumford & Sons, Snoop Dogg, the annual Exile Fetish Ball, Aerosmith, Iron Maiden and some seriously expressionless furries.
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  • Mumford & Sons at Red Rocks
    Mumford & Sons stopped by Red Rocks Amphitheatre last night for the first in a two-day stint in Colorado. Eric Gruneisen brought back these photos from August 28, 2012. "From the excitement and inexhaustible energy of this crowd, you'd hardly guess this young band has been around barely five...
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  • Higher Ground Music Festival 2012
    The first annual Higher Ground Music Festival showcased the best in local sound over the weekend with a camping-friendly set-up in Central City. Photographer Eric Gruneisen brought back these photos from Saturday, August 25, 2012. See also: Photos: Higher Ground Music Festival, 8/25/12
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