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  • 1940s WWII Era Ball at the Boulder Airport
    A "1940s USO style show with Bob Hope, Frank Sinatra & The Andrews Sisters" took place on Saturday night, June 16, 2012 at the Boulder Municipal Airport, with organizers of the annual, popular party promising that guests would "enjoy a night of dancing with your sweetheart (or meet one)." Fans...
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  • Saturday at 2012 Denver PrideFest
    Scenes from Saturday, June 16, 2012 in Civic Center Park for Denver PrideFest. Photos by Emily Driskill for Westword. Get more Denver PrideFest: - Review: Fab Morvan of Milli Vanilli at PrideFest 2012, Civic Center Park amphitheatre, 6/16/12 - Sunday at 2012 Denver PrideFest - Review: Fab...
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  • Sidewalk Superheroes at Denver Comic Con
    One of the novel elements of any convention that involves costumes is spotting one in the wild: amongst the regular folks in jeans and T-shirts, it's Captain America or Iron Man. Nick Callaio brings back these images of sidewalk superheroes from around Denver Comic Con on Saturday, June 16,...
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  • Last-chance high school's final graduation
    In March, Life Skills Center lost its appeal to stay open before the State Board of Education, when the board sided with Denver Public Schools' decision to close the school. The last-chance high, which Westword profiled in 2007 ("Life Skills Offers Last-Chance High"), shut its doors after eight...
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  • PrideFest Kick-Off at Tracks
    The 2012 edition of Denver PrideFest kicked off on Friday night with Drag Nation at Tracks nightclub, which was be bigger than ever on Friday, June 15: RuPaul's Drag Race season-four winner Sharon Needles performed alongside Denver's best-known troupe of talented queens (hint: The one and only...
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  • Denver FilmCenter's Raise the Roof Block Party
    The first of three summer block parties by the Denver FilmCenter went down on Thursday, June 14, 2012 on the roof of the Lowenstein CulturePlex. Photos by Jim Wills for Westword.
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  • Denver's ten hottest dance clubs
    While a number of local dance clubs have changed names and concepts over the years to stay fresh, there are some standbys that have stuck to a tried-and-true formula that keeps people coming back. There are also some newer spots that have opened in the last few years. Whatever the case, here...
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  • The autograph tunnel at Red Rocks
    Photos by Britt Chester for Westword.
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  • Denver graffiti through Instagram
    Of the more than 180 or so images on Instagram tagged as #denvergraffiti, here are our favorites. More Denver on Instagram: - Visit the Denver Art Museum through the eyes of Instagram users
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  • In the kitchen at Karl's Deli
    It was once perfectly acceptable to have a three-martini lunch in this country, but that practice has gone the way of fax machines and napping under your desk after a long, liquid lunch. Not every culture is so prudish, though: The Italians and French still like wine at their mid-day meal, and...
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  • The Lyons Outdoor Games
    The Lyons Outdoor Games headed into its second decade this past weekend, attracting kayakers, runners, BMX'ers, mountain bikers and those who like to combine beer with music and Colorado sunshine. But the biggest draw was Saturday's Burning Can Beer Festival hosted by the Oskar Blues Brewery,...
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  • Lipgloss at Beauty Bar
    After a long run at La Rumba, Michael Trundle a.k.a. dj boyhollow announced this month that he would move his Lipgloss dance night to Beauty Bar. On Friday, June 8, the party got going at the Capitol Hill dance club and Jim Wills brings back these photos from the first Lipgloss at Beauty Bar...
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