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. All photos by Danielle Lirette.
Day one of downtown Miami's Ultra Music Festival 2014 brought out thousands upon thousands of bros, bad girls, kandi kids, unicorn enthusiasts, and nearly naked party people. Some were Ultra virgins. Others were veteran ravers. But they all flooded onto the live stage during M.I.A.'s "Y.A.L.A."...
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.
Cooperation never tasted so sweet. Brewers from around the world gathered at the Curtis Hotel on March 22 to present forty beers created in collaboration with each other. All photos by Danielle Lirette.
On March 20, diners donned blindfolds, then were led to a LoDo loft for the latest edition of Silver Spork Social, a secret supper club that brings together chefs, bartenders and musicians from around Denver to produce a five-course meal complete with entertainment. All photos by Danielle Lirette.
In this week's restaurant review, Westword food critic Gretchen Kurtz visits Mecca Grill to give her take on their Mediterranean cuisine. Read the full review of Mecca Grill by Gretchen Kurtz. Photos by Danielle Lirette for Westword.