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  • Flavors of Denver 2014
    At Flavors of Denver, local chefs and mixologists from Amerigo, Colt and Gray, Vesta Dipping Grill and more fed diners at Wings Over the Rockies in a benefit for the American Liver Foundation Rocky Mountain Division. All photos by Danielle Lirette
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  • American Ninja Warrior tryouts in Civic Center Park
    For two days, aspiring Denver ninjas gathered in Civic Center Park to test their skills on a course swinging, jumping, and running through obstacles in a quest to earn a spot on NBC's American Ninja Warrior. All photos by Marissa Shevins
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  • The Denver Cruiser Ride's 2014 kick-off party
    The Denver Cruiser Ride kicked off its 2014 season with a Reds-and-Robes-themed ride that ended with a gigantic block party at 14th and Champa. All photos by Brandon Marshall
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  • Denver band portraits from the Westword Music Showcase Social Hour
    Last week, we invited bands nominated for our music awards, as well as other people involved in Denver's music scene, to join us for drinks at Stoney's as part of the first Westword Music Showcase Social Hour. Photographer Danielle Lirette took these portraits of some of the people who were...
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  • A Closer Look at Palettes
    In this week's restaurant review, Westword food critic Gretchen Kurtz visits Palettes to give her take on the Denver Art Museum spot. Read the full review of Palettes by Gretchen Kurtz. Photos by Danielle Lirette for Westword.
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  • The Squire Lounge's 75th anniversary celebration
    The Squire Lounge celebrated 75 years in business by resetting prices back to 1939 levels during a weekend-long party. All photos by Ken Hamblin
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  • 38 State Brewing grand opening
    38 State Brewing celebrated its opening with a weekend-long bash in Littleton. All photos by Brandon Marshall
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  • Suite Two Hundred's closing party
    Suite Two Hundred commemorated its last night in business with a blowout at its Larimer Street location. All photos by Ken Hamblin.
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  • Slayer at the Fillmore
    Slayer made their first appearance in Denver since the death of Jeff Hanneman on May 10, playing the Fillmore with Suicidal Tendencies and Exodus. All photos by Eric Gruneisen.See also: Slayer front man Tom Araya had some problems with the crowd in Denver
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  • Colorado Chocolate Festival at the Denver Mart
    The Colorado Chocolate Festival set up shop in the Denver Mart on May 9 and 10. Events on the schedule included a chocolate pudding eating contest, demos, and a chocolate-beer pairing demonstration. All photos by Brandon Marshall
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  • Slue Foot Sue's Shindig
    Slue Foot Sue's Shindig brought craft beer, a barbecue and a western-themed trunk show to the McNichols Building in Civic Center Park on May 9. All photos by Scott Lentz
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  • The Spark Run with Kaskade
    House music legend Kaskade presided over the first Spark Run 5k at Dick's Sporting Goods Park on May 9. All photos by Brandon Marshall
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