"Standing in an empty parking lot four years ago, I never dreamed that we'd be so successful, or that the city would embrace the Justice League they way it did," reflects Delores Tronco, who, along with a entrepreneurial cartel of committed chefs, restaurateurs and street-food slingers, started the Justice League of Street Food in 2009, blazing the way for food trucks all over the city.
On Saturday, the Justice League hosted its last street-food shindig at 3459 Ringsby Court, in the parking lot of the TAXI development. "We want to go out on a high note, as opposed to just fading into irrelevance, or putting on events that we can no longer be proud of," Tronco said last week.
The Brûlée Kinky Circus Burner party went down on Saturday, August, 3 at City Hall with performance artists and music, all intended to raise money for "Camp Brûlée," a campsite by locals to be set up at Burning Man in late August. Photos by Jim Wills for Westword.
Rain soaked the final Justice League of Street Food food truck party on Saturday, August 3, 2013 at Taxi at 3507 Ringsby Court. After four years, the summertime food truck parties ended with Pinche Tacos, the Steuben's Truck, Quiero Arepas, Biker Jim's Gourmet Dogs, The Denver Cupcake Truck,...
The sixth-annual Sabor event, put on by the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Metro Denver drew attendees to the Denver Botanic Gardens on Friday, August 2, 2013. Restaurants and drinks were flowing for the adults-only party. Photos by Jim Wills for Westword.
The 2013 Gigantour came to Denver on Friday, August 2, 2013 with headliners Megadeth and featuring Black Label Society, Device, Hellyeah and Newstead. Broomfield's 1STBANK Center played host to the throngs of metal heads on Friday night, many wearing Megadeth shirts. Photos by Brandon Marshall...
In its first year at Red Rocks, HARD Fest brought a boombastic explosion of the biggest names in bass and trap music. Festival founder and curator, Gary Richards, performing under his veteran moniker Destructo, kicked off a stellar bill that included the snare-loving Flosstradamus, Disclosure,...
Design company InkMonstr held its second pool party of the summer on Sunday, July 28, 2013 at the Exdo Event Center, where the partying went on inside and out. Jim Wills brings back these photos.
- Collective 360's Retox Pool Party
- Retox Pool Party
- Fourth of July Pool Party
Wynkoop Brewing Co. rang in its third annual United Tastes of Belgium beer-tasting event on July 27, 2013. The three-day event showcased more than sixty Belgian-style beers from thirty local brewers. Jim Wills brings back these photos for Westword.