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  • Shutdown Special: 9 Colorado National Parks and Monuments you can't visit
    Colorado's National Parks and Monuments draw thousands of visitors to the state every year. Too bad they're all closed, thanks to the ongoing government shutdown. Here, we collect 25 gorgeous views that are off-limits for the time being.More shutdown coverage: Read our guide to the closed...
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  • Denver Beer Fest kicks off at The Source
    Mayor Michael Hancock joined up with craft brewers from Crooked Stave on Wednesday to kick off Denver Beer Fest, a celebration of local brews leading in to the Great American Beer Festival. The party functioned as a preview of Crooked Stave's new location in The Source, which opens on Friday....
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  • Behind the Scenes at WaterCourse Foods
    In this week's restaurant review, Westword food critic Gretchen Kurtz visits WaterCourse Foods to give her take on their vegetarian and vegan friendly cuisine. Read the full review of WaterCourse Foods by Gretchen Kurtz. Photos by Danielle Lirette for Westword.
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  • Eclectic Wedding Showcase at Mile High Station
    Zombies, jugglers, Batman -- these are not usually things one finds at a wedding expo. The Eclectic Wedding Showcase, held on Tuesday night at Mile High Station, explored the alternative side of the wedding scene with costumes, cakes, and even specialty cocktails. All photos by Aaron Thackeray.
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  • Photos: September 2013 in Denver
    The fall season started off strong in Denver this September with a bevy of music, dining, and arts events across the city and beyond. Jam bands enjoyed four days of concerts from Furthur, while Riot Fest brought a slate of legendary acts from Public Enemy to Iggy Pop to town. Diners enjoyed...
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  • Oktoberfest Denver: Lederhosen and lots of beer
    Oktoberfest Denver ushered in fall last weekend with a German-themed street party in the city's Ballpark neighborhood. On the menu were bratwurst, keg bowling, and, of course, lots and lots of beer. The festival returns this weekend. All photos by Jim Wills.
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  • Taste of the Nation comes to Denver
    Fortyrestaurants came together at the Taste of the Nation Denver at the McNichols Civic Center Building on September 29th to raise money for No Kid Hungry, offering patrons the chance to try out an array of over 40 dishes. All photos by Lori Midson.
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  • Make-A-Wish kickball tournament at Dick's Sporting Goods Park
    Kickball teams from around Denver and Colorado came together at Dick's Sporting Goods Park on September 28th to raise money for the Make-A-Wish Foundation.The 55 teams that attended raised a total of $90,000, with the repeat winners, Dice, bringing in $6,500 for the charity. All photos by Scott...
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  • Cosplayers of Myths and Legends Con 2013 (NSFW)
    Bodypaint and pirates and steampunk—oh my. Sci-fi and fantasy fans of all stripes gathered at the Sheraton Denver Tech Center last weekend to celebrate the geekier side of pop culture. Among the events on the menu were a Hobbit second breakfast and a Browncoat Shindig for fans of Firefly. All...
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  • Reykjavik Calling at 3 Kings Tavern
    Presented as part of the three-day A Taste of Iceland event, Reykjavik Calling brought Icelandic acts like Lay Low, Snorri Helgason, and Hogni Egilsson to play alongside Denver artists in a concert at 3 Kings Tavern. All photos by Aaron Thackeray.
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  • Grand opening: Epic Brewing's new taproom
    Denver's Epic Brewing premiered its spacious new taproom with a blowout on Saturday, September 28th. All photos by Jim Wills.
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  • Big Gigantic plays Red Rocks
    Big Gigantic played an energetic show for the crowd at Red Rocks on September 28th. All photos by Brandon Marshall
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