"If there was a single moment where Rise Against came alive -- really, sincerely began to lose their minds, feeding off the audience's vast stores of energy -- it happened late in the game." Read more in our full review of Rise Against, Hot Water Music and Gaslight Anthem at the Fillmore Auditorium on September 24, 2012.
Furthur played Red Rocks on September 21, 2012 for the first in a three-night stint. ""The band still has some tricks up its sleves, and fans should know better than to expect the expected anymore," Chris Decker wrote in our full review. Photographer Eric Gruneisen brings back these...
Denver's annual pirate convention, BrethrenCon, came to the Red Lion Hotel from September 21-23, 2012. Christopher Morgan brings back these photos of the weekend's best pirates.
See also: Fifty Best Pirates of BrethrenCon II
The twelfth annual gay flag football playoffs came to Denver over the weekend, and the city welcomed the first ever women's tournament division. Players visited from all across North America. Brandon Marshall snapped these photos from the event's closing party at the Cowboy Lounge.
Ghost Plate & Tap welcomed a handful of mixologists from across the city to compete to concoct the perfect beer cocktail. All photos by Cafe Society editor Lori Midson.
- Mix your beer and your booze at Ghost Plate & Tap's Beer Cocktail Shakedown
- Photos: The Ghost Plate & Tap...
On the third Friday of each month, ten cities across the country host the Down & Derby roller disco party. Denver celebrated its one-year anniversary on September 21, 2012 with a night presented by Beauty Bar and hosted at the Exdo Center. Jim Wills brings back these photos of the super...
Ahoy, mateys! With just two rides left in the season, the Denver Cruisers pulled out the stops with their pirate-themed ride on September 19, 2012. Everyone from sailors to wenches were on hand to brave the churning waters of the Circle O' Death. Jim Wills brings back these images.
Twin Peaks celebrated lesser-loved holiday Talk Like a Pirate Day with enthusiasm -- and costumes. Photographer Christopher Morgan brings back these shots from September 19, 2012.
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- Slide show: Colorado's first Hooters closes
In this week's food review, Cafe Society food critic Gretchen Kurtz samples an array of eats from downtown hot spot Red Star Deli. Photographer Mark Manger brought back these photos of their delectable sandwiches and other deli fare.
- Best Food Porn of 2012 (so far)
On Monday, September 17, 2012, Occupy Wall Street turned one year old, and its local branch, Occupy Denver, celebrated that birthday with a dance party at Wells Fargo and a reflection in Civic Center Park -- complete with birthday cake. All photos by Britt Chester.
- Occupy Wall...