Old Town Littleton gets a little sweeter

Keep Westword Free
I Support
  • Local
  • Community
  • Journalism
  • logo

Support the independent voice of Denver and help keep the future of Westword free.

Rush down to Old Town Littleton this morning for the opening of Lola's Sugar Rush, a store that stocks old-time and nostalgic candy. Owner Lola Salazar will smash a giant lollipop to open her place at 10 a.m.; it's located at 2490 West Main Street, where the party will continue through the weekend.

On April 11, chef/owner Andrea Frizzi will start an every-other-Saturday cooking class at his restaurant, Il Posto, at 2011 East 17th Avenue. The classes run from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and tuition is $60; to reserve your space, call 303-394-0100. The Vegetarian Society of Colorado is holding its annual expo from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. April 11 at the Denver Marriott City Center, with lectures and more than a hundred vendors; the day is topped off by a concert from 7 to 9 p.m. featuring Nellie McKay, Sunyatta, and Amy & the Rock Sisters. Admission is $10 - and free with a membership to the Vegetarian Society of Colorado; for more information, go to www.denvervegfest.org.

Keep Westword Free... Since we started Westword, it has been defined as the free, independent voice of Denver, and we would like to keep it that way. Offering our readers free access to incisive coverage of local news, food and culture. Producing stories on everything from political scandals to the hottest new bands, with gutsy reporting, stylish writing, and staffers who've won everything from the Society of Professional Journalists' Sigma Delta Chi feature-writing award to the Casey Medal for Meritorious Journalism. But with local journalism's existence under siege and advertising revenue setbacks having a larger impact, it is important now more than ever for us to rally support behind funding our local journalism. You can help by participating in our "I Support" membership program, allowing us to keep covering Denver with no paywalls.

We use cookies to collect and analyze information on site performance and usage, and to enhance and customize content and advertisements. By clicking 'X' or continuing to use the site, you agree to allow cookies to be placed. To find out more, visit our cookies policy and our privacy policy.


Join the Westword community and help support independent local journalism in Denver.


Join the Westword community and help support independent local journalism in Denver.