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Press Play arcade bar is now open for business in Boulder in the former Round Midnight space

A year after opening the 1UP in LoDo, business was so good Jourdan Adler took over the former Monkey Bar and opened it as the 2UP last June. Now, inspired by the success of arcade bars, Jesse Gossett and Mike Boselli took over the former Round Midnight space, which closed recently after a three-decade run, rehabbed the space in the span of a week and a half, doing most of the construction themselves, and re-opened it as Press Play last Friday.

See also: - Photos: A first look at 2Up on Colfax - The 1Up in LoDo at 1925 Blake Street - The 2Up on East Colfax in the former Pete's Monkey Bar space

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Jon Solomon writes about music and nightlife for Westword, where he's been the Clubs Editor since 2006.
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