Archives - September2021

Fall Festivals in Denver and Aurora This Weekend!

September 30, 2021

The first of the fall festivals are sweeping into the Mile High City! This weekend you can take a hayride at Painted Prairie’s Harvest Fest, peruse unique arts and crafts at the Autumn Bazaar downtown, or check out Cheesman Park’s Art Fest!

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How to Live Greener

September 28, 2021

The human impact on our environment can be lessened, but lots of people don’t know where to begin. A hearty thank you to Rianna at TipTar and Rebecca at Minimalism Made Simple, for a few ways to go green at home – reusing, reclaiming, repurposing and reducing water and energy consumption – to help insure …

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Plant Sale, Star Trek Party, and Oktoberfest!

September 23, 2021

This is a great weekend to spend in the garden—Denver Botanic Gardens is hosting a free admission weekend, and it’s also their annual Fall Plant and Bulb Sale! If you’re feeling really ambitious about next spring’s garden, you can even attend their preview party on Thursday for best pickings! And you can celebrate Oktoberfest, Star …

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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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