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  • Farmers' Market Finds: A Summer Salad From Chef DJ Nagle
    June 18 at 8:49 a.m. by Linnea Covington

    This past weekend's chef demo at the Union Station Farmers Market came from chef DJ Dagle of Briar Common Brewery + Eatery, who found just the right ingredients for panzanella made with farm-fresh ingredients and local bread and cheese. "Panzanella…

     
  • Odesza Electrifies Red Rocks
    June 18 at 6:45 a.m. by Aaron Thackeray

    Harrison Mills and Clayton Knight of Odesza played two sold-out nights of electronic dance pop at Red Rocks Amphitheatre on Friday, June 15, and Saturday, June 16, 2018. The duo was joined by Yahtzel, Chet Porter and Pluko. 

     
  • The Best Costumes of Denver Comic Con, Day Three
    June 18 at 5:45 a.m. by Danielle Lirette

    The crowds came to Denver Comic Con 2018, and they were dressed to impress this year. Superheroes, smarmy villains and comic-book characters spilled out of the Colorado Convention Center and out onto the Denver streets in an amazing display of…

     

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  • Denver PrideFest 2018, Loud and Proud on Day Two
    June 18 at 5:39 a.m. by Miles Chrisinger

    "Say It Loud, Say It Proud." That was the theme of the 2018 Denver PrideFest, and day two of the annual event lived up to that mission with a parade followed by more fun and fellowship at Denver Civic Center on Father's Day, June 17.

     
  • Tenth Annual 1940s World War II Era Ball Invades Boulder
    June 17 at 8:32 p.m. by Brandon Marshall

    The tenth annual 1940s World War II Era Ball got off to a swinging start at the Boulder Airport on June 16, 2018, heralding an evening of music, dance and period-specific special guests, including host Bob Hope! World War II veterans were also…

     
  • Bearracuda Pride Party at Summit Music Hall
    June 17 at 1:31 p.m. by Aaron Thackeray

    Eat, drink and be beary! Bearracuda hosted its annual Pride Party on Friday, June 15, at Summit Music Hall, where DJ Wayne G entertained the crowd of 1,500-plus men. All photos by Aaron Thackeray.

     
  • The Best Costumes of Denver Comic Con 2018, Day Two
    June 17 at 6:05 a.m. by Danielle Lirette

    Superheroes and villains have invaded the streets of downtown Denver. Yes, Denver Comic Con is back at the Colorado Convention Center, and the crowds are again dressed to impress. The fantastic fun isn't over yet: Doors open at 10 a.m. on Sunday,…

     
  • Denver PrideFest Returns to Civic Center Park
    June 17 at 5:50 a.m. by Miles Chrisinger

    Denver PrideFest returned to Civic Center Park on June 16, 2018, with a rainbow of related action stretching all over town. The annual PrideFest parade steps off from Cheesman Park at 9 a.m. and will wind up at Civic Center for another day of…

     
  • The Best Costumes of Denver Comic Con 2018, Day One
    June 16 at 7 a.m. by Danielle Lirette

    Denver Comic Con has invaded the Colorado Convention Center for the seventh year in a row, and people are definitely dressed to impress. Doors open today at 10 a.m.; here were the best costumes we spotted in the crowd on opening day, June 15.

     
  • What's Next? Meow Wolf Presents<i> Special Guest </i>at Next Stage Gallery
    June 14 at 2:55 p.m. by Westword Staff

    Special Guest, a collaborative installation created by local talents Molly Bounds, Derrick Velasquez, Laura Shill, Diego Rodriguez-Warner and Dmitri Obergfell and presented by Meow Wolf, is now open at Next Stage Gallery, an interactive space in…

     
  • Lettuce and the Floozies Get Funky at Red Rocks
    June 13 at 4 p.m. by Kelly Hueseman

    Lettuce and the Floozies played Red Rocks Amphitheatre on Friday, June 8.

     
  • Ten Old Denver and New Denver Restaurants — Paired and Compared
    June 12 at 9:46 p.m. by Westword Staff

    With so many new restaurants in town attempting to redefine the basics of dining out, classic eateries can feel a little antiquated — but they can also provide a reprieve from the tricks and gimmicks of modern food service and hospitality…

     
  • Saturday at Cherry Creek State Park's Off-Leash Area for Dogs
    June 12 at 1:28 p.m. by Danielle Lirette

    It's no secret that Denver has some amazing parks, both for humans and their canine companions. Dogs and owners soaked up the fun on Saturday, June 9, at Cherry Creek State Park's off-leash area. 

     
  • Ship Tavern Charts the Course for Old Denver
    June 12 at 5:35 a.m. by Danielle Lirette

    Ship Tavern set sail right after Prohibition and has been providing a true taste of old Denver for decades. This is the spot for stiff drinks, prime rib and a Shipwreck Sundae. But with the Brown Palace changing hands, will this classic watering…

     
  • Ace Eat Serve Crowns Its Wings &amp; Whiskey Champion
    June 11 at 1:30 p.m. by Mark Antonation

    There was a big flap at 501 East 17th Avenue on Sunday, June 10, as Ace Eat Serve hosted its annual Wings & Whiskey festival to benefit the Denver Housing Authority's Youth Culinary Academy. Chefs from Hop Alley, the Highland Tavern, FNG, Cho77,…

     
  • MCA Denver's Fashion-Forward Summer Opening Celebration
    June 11 at 12 p.m. by Erin McCarley

    On Friday, June 8, the Museum of Contemporary Art Denver held an opening celebration for four new exhibitions: Derrick Adams: Transmission; Kristen Hatgi Sink: Honey; Lisa Oppenheim: Spine; and Patrice Renee Washington: Charts, Parts, and Holders.…

     
  • Building a Field of Dreams During Hemp History Week in Greeley
    June 11 at 7:02 a.m. by Danielle Lirette

    Hemp History Week, a national week of education and celebration of the plant, was in full swing when guests descended on New Ag Farms on June 8 for a weekend campout. Hemp lovers and industry members united to learn about hemp farming and worked…

     
  • Know Your Farmer: It's Easy Being Green at the Fresh Herb Co.
    June 10 at 9:07 p.m. by Linnea Covington

    For Chet and Kristy Anderson of the Fresh Herb Co. in Longmont, peonies are the bread and butter of their business from spring into early summer. But once the beautiful, wonderful smelling blossoms are gone for the year, the Andersons turn…

     
  • Inside Denver's Mile High Dungeon
    June 9 at 9:25 a.m. by Kenzie Bruce

    Behind the one-way windows of a squat warehouse in west Denver is the domain of two professional dominatrixes. Mile High Dungeon is one of the premier dungeons in the United States, these dommes say, with clients flying in from around the world.…

     
  • Rise and Shine! Yogis Welcome the Day at Daybreaker's Sunrise Rooftop Yoga
    June 7 at 11 a.m. by Brandon Marshall

    Revelers of the sun and early risers participated in rooftop yoga at Lodo's Bar & Grill on Wednesday, June 6, 2018. The event was the first of Daybreaker's Summer Sunrise Series in Denver. 

     

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