Things to Do

Culinary calendar for the week ahead: Vine Street anniversary and Earth Day

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Friday, April 22:

Devil's Thumb Ranch, 3530 County Road 83 in Tabernash, presents a Steamworks' Beer Dinner, a benefit for Trout Unlimited and the endangered Fraser River featuring beers paired with several courses. It runs from 5 to 9 p.m. and costs $35; reservations are required. Call 800-933-4339 or visit

Gaetano's, 3760 Tejon Street, presents a $10 fish special for Good Friday. Call 303-433-3172 or visit

Bar Standard, 1037 Broadway, presents Bar Wars, kicking off the summer AIDS Walk Colorado fundraising session and featuring a showdown between the best bars and bartenders in the metro area. It starts at 7 p.m., and admission is a suggested $5 donation; visit

Hush Denver presents NOMAD, its new pop-up restaurant concept, with NOMAD Gets Inventive With Chef Ian Kleinman, who will serve a five-course dinner with wine in a secret location. The dinners will take place April 22 at 7 p.m., April 23 at 5:30 and 8:30 p.m., and April 24 at 7 p.m.; e-mail [email protected] to get on the list and learn more.

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Amber Taufen has been writing about people, places and things in Denver since 2005. She works as an editor, writer, and production and process guru out of her home office in the foothills.
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