Denver's annual Runnin' of the Green walk and race celebrates the spirit of St. Patrick's Day while raising funds for charity. All proceeds benefit Volunteers of America. Photographer Danielle Lirette stopped by on March 10, 2013, to capture these scenes from the 2013 edition.
The third edition of the annual SnowBall Music Festival ended on March 10, 2013, in Winter Park with artists including STS9, Flying Lotus and Surfer Blood. All photos by Brandon Marshall. For scenes from day one, visit our earlier photo gallery.
- Snowball Music Festival: Day 1
The 2013 Women of the World Poetry Slam brought nearly 80 poets from around the world to compete in Minneapolis from March 6-9, 2013. Denice Frohman took the first place title in the largest gathering of women slam poets. In addition to the four days of competitive poetry performance, the poets...
The blues-rock quartet Alabama Shakes took over the Ogden Theatre on March 9, 2013, with Michael Kiwanuka and Sam Doores + Riley Downing and the Tumbleweeds as support. All photos by Eric Gruneisen.
- Review: Alabama Shakes at the Ogden Theatre, with Michael Kiwanuka
Dozens of Irish-loving beer drinkers met up at the Irish Rover on March 9, 2013 to take part in the annual Irish Pub Crawl. Photographer Christopher Morgan stopped by to capture the celebration.
- St. Patrick's Day Pub Crawl 2013
The fifth annual March of the Zombies fashion show brought the undead out at the Grizzly Rock in style on March 9, 2012. Photographer Danielle Lirette stopped by to capture these scenes.
See also: March of the Zombies at Bender's in 2011.
The third edition of the annual SnowBall Music Festival kicked off on March 8, 2013, in Winter Park with artists including Big Gigantic, Krewella, Kendrick Lamar and Porter Robinson. All photos by Brandon Marshall.
- The SnowBall Music Festival 2013 survival guide
- Best of the 2012...
The Art Directors Club of Denver hosted the ninth annual Paper Fashion Show on March 9, 2013, at the Seawell Grand Ballroom of the Denver Center for the Performing Arts. After dozens of wearable creations made from paper crossed the runway, Barry Brown Creative earned honors for creating the...
Animeland Wasabi went down on March 1-3, 2013 at the Double Tree Hotel, attracting anime fans from the Front Range and beyond to come down in their best costumes to play their favorite games and interact with the fan community. Photos by Danielle Lirette for Westword.
See also: The Costumes...
On March 7, 2013, Guinness hosted a "Pour the Perfect Pint" competition at Mile High Station, with all proceeds benefiting local firefighters. The winner, Amanda Faison, earned a $1,000 check donated in her name. Cafe Society Editor Lori Midson stopped by the event and captured these photos.
With new restaurants popping up left and right, Denver's food scene is as exciting as it's ever been. Over 200 restaurants opened in the metro area in 2012, featuring everything from globally inspired cuisine to American classics. In the Best of Denver 2013, we'll unveil our pick for the Best...