Mountain Town Weekend Getaway for Fall

September 21, 2021

Inspired by our friends at the Denver Post, rather than the well-traveled leaf-peeping sites, we’re suggesting a visit to a small mountain town destination that is beautiful to see in the fall. The spot we picked is about three hours from Aurora-Denver, and 30 minutes north of Aspen. With plenty to see and doo and …

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Theater, Music and Hispanic Heritage Celebrations!

September 16, 2021

Denver and Aurora offer a little bit of everything this weekend—including the Denver Arts Festival and numerous last-chance outdoor concerts.There’s a Wine Walk at Southlands and a Beer Garden in the Stapleton neighborhood, and even a stage version of Mel Brooks’ Young Frankenstein!

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Make-Ahead Breakfasts for Busy Bodies!

September 14, 2021

While those frozen toaster waffles are just the thing when you’re in a hurry and have little or no time for breakfast, you can top the grocery store’s freezer food with something homemade that’s noticeably healthier and more delicious. Just set aside one hour a week—at a time that works for you—and you’ll have delectable, …

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Remembering 9/11 in Denver and Aurora This Weekend

September 9, 2021

It’s a somber anniversary—the 20th year since 9/11 occurred (featured photo by: Michael Rieger). To honor and remember the historical occasion, the Vintage Theatre is staging a reading of The Guys, a poignant play based on actual events that gives us a chance to reflect and heal through storytelling.

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Flavors-of-Fall Cocktails

September 7, 2021

While we’re approaching sweater, pie and soup season, it’s also the ultimate beverage season, too! The flavors of fall lend themselves to seasonal cocktail recipes for fall activities and holidays – from tailgating and harvest parties through Thanksgiving meals. Scroll and click through these yummy fall cocktails – you’ll find plenty to choose from for …

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A Taste of Colorado in Denver This Weekend!

September 2, 2021

This Labor Day weekend, head downtown for the return of Taste of Colorado! Also taking place on the 16th Street Mall: Meet in the Street, where the whole family can enjoy live music, games, activities, and more! 

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Declutter, Organize and Categorize with Marie Kondo!

August 31, 2021

Millions of Americans are getting declutter tips from the 30-something Japanese organizing expert Marie Kondo. Her first show, “Tidying up with Marie Kondo” was an instant hit – which says something about how much we want to organize our lives! Her new show which starts today, Sparking Joy with Marie Kondo moves on from the …

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Experience the Arts in Denver / Aurora This Weekend!

August 26, 2021

Art and music lovers will have plenty of activities to choose from this weekend! Let your inner artist shine with a painting class on the prairie or interactive arts exhibits at Stanley Marketplace and the 16th Street Mall. Also on the Mall this weekend—Denver’s Day of Rock, the FREE all-day rock-and-roll extravaganza!  

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Upcycle Projects For Outdoor Enjoyment!

August 24, 2021

While what remains of August is a back-to-school frenzy, in the coming weeks we’ll have more time to think about upcycling projects for outdoors. We found a few genius ideas that take advantage of Colorado’s mostly mild climate – which if we can believe the Farmer’s Almanac (and they’ve been right so far this year!) …

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Ride Like the Wind This Weekend!

August 19, 2021

With the bustle of autumn just around the corner, why not relax this weekend? There are plenty of opportunities to enjoy outdoor concerts, including the first-ever Joey Pearlman Memorial Jazz Festival. There are also motorcycle and bike rides for a good cause—so get out and enjoy the warm weather while it’s still here! 

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