Three years ago on July 9, Marvin Booker, a street preacher, was arrested and taken to Denver's Van Cise-Simonet Detention Center after failing to appear on a possession-of-drug-paraphernalia charge. He died while in custody that day, after an altercation with sheriff's deputies. Brandon...
Guillermo del Toro's latest film -- the already lauded Pacific Rim -- hits theaters this week. The filmmaker, a Guadalajara, Mexico native, has directed, written and produced since the late '80s. He's also known for the movies he almost made: del Toro departed from The Hobbit franchise in 2010...
The Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival returned to Denver over the weekend at Fiddler's Green Amphitheater, and photographer Brandon Marshall captured these scenes of the bands, the fans and the general mayhem of the weekend.
Roving nightlife photographer Danielle Lirette captured these scenes from the Santa Fe Arts District on July 5, 2013.
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The fundamental elements of a throbbing summer pool party can be mixed together in any order, but many include the following: tattoos, gallons of vodka, dance music, muscles, very little clothing, healthy sex drives, and of a course, a pool (size doesn't matter). Swirl them all together in a...
On July 3, 2013, Denver patriots celebrated Independence Day a little early by watching a fireworks show in the city's Civic Center. After the show, an after-party kicked off at the McNichols Building. All photos by Ken Hamblin.
The Denver Cruisers biked around the city with the theme "Where the Bleep is Waldo?" on July 3, 2013. Westword photographer Kyle Huninghake captured these scenes of the bikes and their riders.
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During June 2013, Denver partied at PrideFest, donned costumes at Denver Comic Con, welcomed Warped Tour, sunbathed by the pool and took in the nineteenth annual Westword Music Showcase. Continue reading for more scenes from the month's biggest events.
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