Denver enjoyed warm weather for much of September, and residents took advantage of the reprieve to get outside, dressing up for the Tour de Fat and gathered to chow down at Westword's own DISH 2014. Here are 40 of our favorite photos from those and other events.
Fall's officially here, but that hasn't stopped the party in Denver. We sent roving nightlife photographer Ken Hamblin to Park House, The Bluebird, 3014, Mezcal, Goosetown Tavern, 1Up and Voodoo Doughnut to catch the goings-on.
Knitters and crocheters gathered in Civic Center Park to create fiber-art graffiti under the direction of knitter Linda Björk Eiríksdóttir as part of the annual Taste of Iceland. All photos by Danielle Lirette.
Colorado loves Big Gigantic, and on September 27, the Boulder group gave that love right back at Red Rocks, where they were joined by The New Deal, Caked Up, Herobust and Trippy Turtle. All photos by Eric Gruneisen.
Riot Fest went out hot on Sunday night, with performances by Wu-Tang Clan, Dropkick Murphies, TV on the Radio, and more. All photos by Aaron Thackeray.See also: --The People of Riot Fest Denver 2014--The Best Tattoos and Tees at Riot Fest Denver--Bands, Fans and Fair Food at Riot Fest Day...
It takes a truly hardcore fan to get a bands logo for a tattoo. For those who aren't quite ready to make that leap, band t-shirts are much cheaper, and much cheaper to remove. Here are 55 of the best shirts and ink works that we saw at this year's Riot Fest Denver. All photos by Eric Gruneisen.