Archives - August2017
August 31, 2017
Labor Day is upon us! Enjoy A Taste of Colorado, the monthly Food Truck Rodeo, Dinos at the Zoo and a variety of comedy acts and stage plays! It’s three or four days of fun, food and more to see and do than usual, so don’t miss out on an action-packed holiday weekend!
August 29, 2017
Have you been the victim of a scam? We probably should have written this blog three months ago when spring weather started drawing itinerant repairmen and scam artists from other states into Colorado.
August 24, 2017
Living “local” in Southshore means you can enjoy local and national talent in nearby venues all weekend long. Laughter is the order of the day with the High Plains Comedy Festival scheduled throughout the city, plus comedians Greg Proops and Bert Kreischer take the stage in separate shows. Or skip the laughs and check out …
August 22, 2017
“Chandelier” is a hard word to separate from the idea of elaborate, opulent, crystal dining room lighting embellishments. The crystal chandelier has never gone out of style (check out this vintage fixture from the 1940s worth $3895!) but the latest spin on this design accessory can take on an bunch of different guises. You can …
August 17, 2017
This weekend is a bonanza of activity with dream home tours, a screening of Hoodwinked, the Broadway show Frozen, a pet expo, and Aurora’s own Global Fest! You won’t want to miss a minute of it near the master-planned community of Southshore.
August 15, 2017
Soup up your summer! You know gazpacho, the cold seasonal treat tantalizing palates across town this August? Well, we found a dozen more chilled versions of classics you can blitz in your blender and put on ice to cool off. For most of these recipes you’ll need a powerful food chopper, so if you don’t …
August 10, 2017
Time for our weekly rundown of fun! With at least one more month of summer weather, we still have a few more weeks to groove to outdoor concerts, stroll summer street fairs, take in an outdoor movie and enjoy a brew festival. Don’t miss the food, the fun or the comedy this weekend in and …
August 8, 2017
Upcycled furniture is hot! If you’ve ever watched an episode of Flea Market Flip on HGTV, you know you know it’s possible to find and repurpose flea market treasures to dream up the coolest upcycled products.
August 3, 2017
It’s a food fight fiesta – only not the kind you’re thinking! The Denver Burger Battle, the Beer, Bites and Baseball event and the Food Truck Rodeo are three food-centric activities happening this weekend in and around Southshore, but there’s much, much more! Don’t miss the last of the summer camps, outdoor movies and neighborhood …
August 1, 2017
Game for some late summer fun? Summer’s the time to take full advantage of your Southshore backyard for entertainment. The health benefits of outdoor play have been touted for years. So, give your kids and guests a tempting menu of game options, and your backyard at Southshore will be this summer’s hottest destination! Tic-Tac-Toe For …