In this week's restaurant review, Westword food critic Gretchen Kurtz visits Lower48 Kitchen, our choice for Best New Restaurant in Denver this year, to give her take on their dishes. Read the full review of Lower48 Kitchen by Gretchen Kurtz. Photos by Danielle Lirette for Westword.
Steampunk fans got gussied up last weekend for Anomalycon, an annual celebration of retro sci-fi. Photographer Danielle Lirette explored the halls of the convention to find the best headgear on display.
Top hats and goggles were the attire of choice at Dr. Krishna and Voltaire's Maniacal Steampunk Ball at the Church on March 30. Timed to coincide with Anomalycon, the event featured stiltwalkers, belly dancers, and more. All photos by Ken Hamblin.
Convention attendees painted a picture of a past that never existed at the Denver Tech Center for Anomalycon 2014, Denver's steampunk con. Besides the annual costume contest, this year's attractions included a murder mystery, panels, and performances by Clockwork Flamingo and Keldari Station....
Denver Off The Wagon, Imbibe, and PorchDrinking.com feted Denver's newest breweries at the New Kids on the Block Beer Festival on March 27. The 80s-themed party at The Lobby featured unlimited beer tastings and a costume contest. All photos by Ken Hamblin.
Songsmith Esme Patterson celebrated the release of her new album, Woman to Woman, with a gig at Hi-dive on March 27. The Paperbird songsmith's new album reimagines classic love songs from the perspective of the woman being serenaded. All photos by Brandon Marshall.
Volunteers from St. Baldrick's Foundation spent the day shaving heads at Lincoln's Road House on March 22, as part of the organization's latest fundraiser for childhood cancel research. All photos by Brandon Marshall.