Archives - August2018

A Taste of Colorado Rocks This Labor Day Weekend!

August 30, 2018

Celebrate the final days of summer this Labor Day Weekend by getting out in the sun for one last summer event! A Taste of Colorado is the preeminent music and food festival in Colorado—and FREE for everyone! Every musical taste will be satisfied by a concert in the Aurora and Denver area this weekend, so …

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Let’s Have a Picnic!

August 28, 2018

Just about any food can be made packable and portable and eaten outdoors for a change of pace, a special occasion or a spiritual lift! Did you know spending time outside can improve your memory, fight depression and lower your blood pressure? So why not picnic in a park or on a mountainside for a …

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Celebrate Comedy, Andy Warhol and All Things Polish!

August 23, 2018

With the Denver Modernism Show in town this weekend, you can travel back in time to when Andy Warhol reigned as King of Pop Art and Americans were bedazzled with the promise of space travel! Or take a trip of another kind—to the the High Plains Comedy Festival which promises a weekend full of laughs, …

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Make Your Own Beer and Wine!

August 21, 2018

Have you ever wondered what it takes to ferment your own wine or brew your own beer? Well, not all that much as it turns out! Making your own adult beverages at home is easy, inexpensive and fun. And since the National Institute of Health has alerted us to the health benefits of moderate alcohol …

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Wine Fest, Global Fest and Pet Expo!

August 16, 2018

A wide range of entertainment is in the Denver and Aurora area as summer winds down! There are still some free outdoor concerts to catch, wine tastings, local theatre, a pet expo, an urban flea market, and some special comedy events, including an evening with Paul Reiser (Mad About You, Stranger Things)! Take a look …

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Chilled Summer Soups!

August 14, 2018

When the heat of summer makes the sound of hot soup – or hot anything, for that matter – less than desirable, try these chilled soups we found that add a refreshing twist to a traditionally hot entrée! These options are as varied as people’s palates, and you can whip up your own versions with …

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New Play Festival and Gloria Estefan Musical!

August 9, 2018

Aurora’s own Vintage Theatre Company hosts a New Play Comedy Festival this weekend, and you won’t want to miss the hilarity! Also opening this weekend for a short run at the Buell Theatre is the exhilarating musical On Your Feet, based on the life and music of Gloria Estefan!

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3 Big Moving Mistakes to Avoid!

August 7, 2018

While moving is not on any top-10 list of “most stressful events”, we think it should at least be in the top 20. Just figuring out what to move, what to leave behind and who to ask and hire for help is enough to raise your blood pressure a few millimeters. Because while you’re sorting, …

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Stage Shows, Outdoor Movies, Concerts and More!

August 2, 2018

If you haven’t seen the Dead Sea Scrolls and the companion 3D movie, Jerusalem, beat the heat and enjoy this hot spot in the comfort of the Museum of Nature and Science! Or catch one of three big shows in an air-conditioned theatre at DCPA before they leave town! If you do venture outside, make …

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