The National Western Stock Show's annual Mexican Rodeo Extravaganza featured bull-riding, bull-fighting, trick-roping, traditional dancing and hundreds of cheering fans on Sunday, January 13, 2013. All photos by Brandon Marshall.
See also: People of the 2013 Stock Show Parade
Dozens of Denverites re-lived their high-school prom nights at the Oriental Theater's Arabian Nights-themed prom to donate money to a good cause. A portion of all tickets benefited the Prom Dress Exchange. All photos by Christopher Morgan.
On January 11, 2013, Westword nightlife photographer Brandon Marshall spent the night out visiting the three breweries in Denver's River North area: River North Brewery, Black Shirt Brewing and Our Mutual Friend Malt & Brew.
Westword's Brandon Marshall stopped by the National Western Stock Show Parade on January 10, 2013 to capture these faces from the event. The parade featured floats, horseback riders, cowboys, cowgirls, a cattle drive and Mayor Michael Hancock's traditional orange hat.
- Faces of the...
Minnesotan folk quintet Trampled By Turtles returned to Denver for a stint at the Ogden Theatre on January 10, 2012. Westword photographer Eric Gruneisen captured these photos of the band and opener Honey Honey. For more, visit our full review: "Trampled by Turtles at the Ogden, 1/10/13".
Every year, Breckenridge pays fun tribute to Ullr, the Norse god of snow, with a week of celebration throughout the area. This year's 50th annual Ullr Fest lasts January 6-12, 2012. All photos courtesy of GoBreck.
See also: Ullr Fest Parade in Breckenridge 2012
There wasn't a lot of overlap between yesterday's pro-gun rally (hosted by Guns For Everyone) and anti-fracking rally (attended by Occupy Denver) at the State Capitol building -- though there were plenty of gas masks and "Don't Tread On Me" flags. Westword photographer Brandon Marshall captured...
Time flies when you're flying high, and this year we've managed to stay nice and medicated thanks to more than fifty metro-area medical marijuana dispensaries that we secret-shopped. Here's a look back at the top ten most delicious, potent and appealing strains (and concentrates) we brought...
In this week's food review, Cafe Society food critic Gretchen Kurtz visits Restaurant Fourteen Seventy-Two to dish on its southern fare. For more information, read our full Restaurant Fourteen Seventy-Two review.
Mark Manger brought back these photos from the restaurant.
Eighteen-year-old prince of pop Justin Bieber brought his croons, his crew and his horde of Beliebers to a sold-out show at the Pepsi Center on January 7, 2012. All photos by Eric Gruneisen.
- Five things Justin Bieber should know before getting blunted in Denver
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Global Dance Festival, Global Dub Festival, Skylab: Every year, Denver's EDM scene seems to grow larger and larger, with thousands flocking to the Colorado Convention Center and dance venues across the city. While we look forward to even better (and bigger) EDM opportunities in 2013, we took a...