Eighteen craft breweries, including Crooked Stave, TRVE, and Elevation beer company set up shop in the EXDO Event Center on November 14 for the 2013 edition of Chef and Brew. The event paired breweries with individual chefs for a shot at a cash prize. Strange Brewing and CY Steak took home honors for the best pairing. All photos by Lori Midson.
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service crushed six tons of illegal ivory at the Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge on November 14. The crushed ivory, which represents the bulk of the U.S. government's stash, will be donated to a museum. All photos by Nate Hemmert.
Nine Inch Nails' Tension tour came to 1stBank Center in Broomfield on November 13, with songs from both the band's new record, Hesitation Marks, and its back catalog. All photos by Aaron Thackeray. Read our review of Nine Inch Nails' concert.
The Denver brewing landscape got just a little bit bigger over the past few weeks with the opening of two new breweries, Jagged Mountain in the Ballpark neighborhood and Grist in Highlands Ranch. We sent photographers Darian Simon and Scott Lentz to take a look.
In this week's restaurant review, Westword food critic Gretchen Kurtz visits Vesper Lounge to give her take on the newest spot from Frank Bonanno. Read the full review of Vesper Lounge by Gretchen Kurtz. Photos by Danielle Lirette for Westword.
Legendary house musician and Dim Mak founder Steve Aoki took the stage at the Ogden Theatre on November 12, with Borgore and Waka Flocka Flame supporting. All photos by Brandon Marshall. Read Britt Chester's full review of Aoki's show.
Donkey O.T., Jay Bianchi's new jam-friendly bar on Federal, celebrated its grand opening on November 9 with a performance by Stir Fried, with guest musicians Steve Kimock and John Popper. All photos by Leslie Simon. See also: Stir Fried, with John Popper and Steve Kimock, at the Donkey O.T....
The Denver Ski and Snowboard Expo took over the Colorado Convention Center from November 8 to November 10, offering attendees microbrews and early-season deals on snow gear. All photos by Brandon Marshall.
Flannel-clad, bearded revelers gathered at The Tavern's downtown location for the 5th annual Lumberjack Party on November 9. Photographer Scott Lentz attended—and ended up catching a proposal in the process.