Archives - May2021

Memorial Day Weekend – Live and In Person!

May 27, 2021

With a great mix of entertainment—from fireworks at Elitch’s to drive-in movies at Red Rocks to outdoor classical music—this may be the most exciting Memorial Day Weekend ever! One thing NOT on this week’s list: virtual events! Everything is live and in-person! 

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The Lighthouse is Opening This Weekend!

May 25, 2021

It’s the news we’ve all been waiting for, after a year-long construction process, The Lighthouse will be open for business this weekend! Grab your swimsuits, your sunscreen and your favorite shades and plan your first visit to the second rec center and pool in Southshore! The eight lane pool will be ready to welcome swimmers …

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There’s Magic in the Air!

May 20, 2021

The confluence of positive factors are merging to make this weekend a magical one in Denver and Aurora! Perfect spring weather, the lifting of restrictions, and a wide variety of exciting things to do make for an absolutely magical weekend!

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Summer Desserts from Fruit!

May 18, 2021

Last weekend was the first Farmer’s Market at Southlands, just five minutes from the homes in Southshore. With two locations now – one at East State Avenue and the other in the Town Square near the theaters, the Southlands Farmer’s Market is held every Saturday through September from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. And one …

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Outdoor Concerts Are Back!

May 13, 2021

This weekend marks the return of one of the biggest and best outdoor concert series in Denver—the Levitt Pavilion Free Concert Series! Meanwhile, Denver Center for Performing Arts has set up a way to watch cabaret-style shows outdoors, and smaller community organizations are beginning to bring back concerts in local parks. Make sure to get …

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Décor Trends: What’s In, What’s Out

May 11, 2021

During 2020 with so many people “sheltering in place”, our homes and furniture had to do-it-all – be the place we found rest, went to work, and went to school. Designers and décor trend prognosticators say in addition to state of the art entertainment equipment and dining tables that are bigger and multi-functional, colors are …

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Mother’s Day and Dance Specials!

May 6, 2021

Denver and Aurora offer a wide range of celebrations for Mother’s Day this weekend—among them, two sensational dance performances by critically-acclaimed local dance companies! Cleo Parker Robinson Dance, the cultural hub of Five Points, turned 50 last year, so they are welcoming their return to the stage with a special anniversary performance. Also celebrating the …

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Teacher Appreciation Gift Ideas

May 4, 2021

Teachers at Southshore schools have been anchors this year, holding everybody steady through the rocky waves and uncertain waters of a pandemic-stricken world. So how can we thank these calm navigators, who are likely as ready as the rest of us to return to normalcy? Here are some teacher appreciation ideas as we near the …

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