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  • First Friday, 4/5/13
    Roving nightlife photographer Brandon Marshall captured these scenes from the Santa Fe Arts District on April 5, 2013. See also: - First Friday, 3/1/13 - First Friday, 2/1/13 - First Friday, 1/4/13 - First Friday,12/7/12 - First Friday, 11/2/12 - First Friday, 10/2/12 - First Friday, 9/7/12
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  • Fans of the Rockies' Opening Day
    The Colorado Rockies won their opening-day game against the San Diego Padres 5-2 at Coors Field on April 5, 2013. Westword's Danielle Lirette stopped by to capture the purple-clad fans who made it out for the first game of the summer. See also: - ViewHouse's opening day party - Five...
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  • World's Largest Connect Four Tournament Attempt
    On April 4, 2013, Connect 4 Kids attempted to break its own world record of 104 players to create the world's largest Connect Four tournament at Stoney's Full Team Tavern. All photos by Danielle Lirette.
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  • DSTILL Craft Spirit & Cocktail Showcase
    "DSTILL, an American Craft Spirit & Cocktail Showcase, took place last night at the McNichols Building. The event was a collaboration between the Colorado Distillers Guild, the Colorado Bartenders Guild and Eat Denver -- and just happened to coincide with the American Distilling Institute's...
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  • President Obama Talks Gun Control
    President Barack Obama visited the Denver Police Academy on April 3, 2013, to speak in support of gun-control legislation in front of a private audience. All photos by Brandon Marshall.
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  • Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds at the Ogden
    The most mythical moment of Nick Cave's set last night at the Ogden Theatre came at the end when the band performed "Stagger Lee," a re-casting of the Mississippi John Hurt classic "The Ballad of Stagger Lee." With lurid lighting and theatrical flourishes, Nick Cave commanded the audience with...
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  • Anatomy of a Scene: Jurassic Park's T-Rex Introduction
    We don't see it until about an hour into the movie, but the Tyrannosaurus rex in Spielberg's Jurassic Park -- and the scene that builds up to its violent arrival -- is the best in the film, the 3D version of which hits theaters on Friday. We break down the suspenseful introduction -- the...
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  • A Closer Look at Tom's Urban 24
    In this week's food review, Westword food critic Gretchen Kurtz visits Tom's Urban 24 to give her take on the restaurant's elevated comfort cuisine. For more information, read our full Tom's Urban 24 review.
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  • High West Oyster Fest
    Presented by Jax Fish House, the first annual High West Oyster Fest took over the Boulder Theater on April 2, 2013, with a celebration of the oyster. Christopher Morgan captured these scenes from a night that included eating, shucking and competing at both.
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  • Anthrax, Exodus, High on Fire and Municipal Waste
    The Metal Alliance Tour took over the Summit Music Hall on April 2, 2013, with performances from metal legends including Anthrax, Exodus, Municipal Waste, High On Fire and Holy Grail. Westword photographer Brandon Marshall was there to capture the fans, the bands, the mosh pit and the...
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  • Best of Denver 2013: The Readers' Poll Winners
    Our Best of Denver 2013 picks are officially out, and in the hundreds of categories, you'll find Westword's picks for the best people and places around town. Along the way, we asked you, our readers, to nominate and then vote for your favorites in dozens of categories; halfway through the...
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  • 50 Beer Lovers We'd Like to Party With
    Beer festivals bring out people who don't need a larger excuse to down some suds in the sun -- our kind of folks. We searched the nation and came back with these photos of beer drinkers doing what they love. Because beer makes the world go round (and spin sometimes too).
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