Category : Entertainment

Concert Calendar—June

Weather you’re soaking up the sun in the world-renowned Red Rocks Amphitheater or visiting local venues like the Bluebird and the Fillmore, live music is everywhere you look in Denver. Check out the best concerts happening in June.   Concerts May 31-June 2: The Disco Biscuits – Ogden Theatre June 1: Chromeo & Rufus Du Sol – Red Rocks June 2: The Motet & Jurassic 5 – Red Rocks June 3: Denver Beer Co.’s Sun Drenched Music Fest – Denver […]

Denver Culture Calendar—June

There’s so much going on in the Mile High City, it can be difficult to narrow down your options. So we’ve done it for you! Whatever you’re seeking for your next outing—comedy, theater, museum exhibits—Denver has it. Scroll through the gallery below to get a taste of June.   Comedy June 1-3: Christina Pazsitzky – Comedy Works (Downtown) June 4-5: Troy Walker – Comedy Works (Downtown) June 8-10: John Henson – Comedy Works (Downtown) June 11-12: Jordan Rock – Comedy […]

A Sweet Deal: Famous Ice Cream Shops around Denver

Little Man Ice Cream Location: 2620 16th St Hours: Winter hours: daily 11AM – 10PM Sounds sweet: Operating inside of its emblematic 28-foot tall cream can, Little Man has become Denver famous since opening in 2008. For every scoop of handmade ice cream purchased, Little Man delivers a scoop of rice to developing countries worldwide. We recommend the Bhakti Chai or Fluffernutter.   Sweet Action Location: 52 Broadway Hours: Sunday – Thursday: 1 – 10PM; Friday – Saturday: 1 – […]

Creative Classes in Denver

Why not take a little time off from sightseeing and find a creative outlet? There are tons of classes and workshops around Denver, offering everything from throwing pots to learning to paint with a glass of wine in your hand. Our picks for the best creative classes are below.   Art Classes Pinot’s Palette This franchise combines two things we love—art and alcohol. Every class is led by an experienced artist who teaches the class step-by-step how to create their […]

Kid-Approved: The Best Activities for Children in Denver

There’s plenty to do with the little ones in Denver. From the tranquil Botanic Gardens to the heart-racing Elitch Gardens, your kids won’t be bored. Take a look at our list below for some of the top activities in Denver that are fun for the whole family.   The Butterfly Pavilion With over 5,000 animals including a resident tarantula named Rosie, the Butterfly Pavilion is a great place to relax among the butterflies and flowers while the kids check out […]

Neighborhood Profile of the Month: Edgewater

For a small-town feel in the big city, look no further than Edgewater. A short drive from downtown and blocks from Sloan’s Lake, Edgewater is a lovely place to spend a sunny afternoon. This diverse neighborhood offers a stretch of shops and restaurants, referred to as “Main Street,” a picturesque place for a stroll after spending the day at the lake. Local favorites include Providence Tavern (5280 W 25th Ave), Happy Leaf Kombucha (5700 W 25th Ave), and Coda Coffee […]

Denver Culture Calendar—March

There’s so much going on in the Mile High City, it can be difficult to narrow down your options. So we’ve done it for you! Whatever you’re seeking for your next outing—music, comedy, theater, museum exhibits—Denver has it. Scroll through the gallery below to get a taste of March in Denver.   Concerts Mar. 2: The Red Hot Chili Peppers – 7:30PM @ Pepsi Center Mar. 7: Experience Hendrix Tribute Tour – 7:30PM @ Paramount Theatre Mar. 8: Hippie Sabotage […]

7 Best Denver Coffee Shops

Thump Coffee Location: 1201 E 13th Ave Neighborhood: Capitol Hill Hours: Monday – Friday: 6AM – 8 PM; Saturday – Sunday: 7AM – 8PM Check it out: The perfect place to get some work done and meet someone new at the large community tables, this coffee shop draws a hip crowd but stays approachable with its friendly baristas.  Wash Perk Location: 853 E Ohio Ave Neighborhood: Washington Park Hours: Monday – Friday: 6AM – 7PM; Saturday – Sunday: 7AM – […]

4 Tours You Don’t Want to Miss in Denver

Denver Microbrew Tour Beer is the quickest way to a Denverite’s heart, haven’t you heard? Experience why Colorado has been named the “Napa Valley of Beer” on one of two guided walks—amble through the historic LoDo and Ballpark districts on the first tour, or choose the second and explore RiNo’s lively art district. Each tour includes free beer samples at each of 4 stops, beer trivia, the stories behind the neighborhoods, and the definitive answer to the real question here—what […]

Denver Museum Calendar—February

Museum Exhibits Oct. 14-Feb. 5: Mummies: New Secrets from the Tombs – Denver Museum of Nature & Science Oct. 2-Feb. 12: Glory of Venice: Masterworks of the Renaissance – Denver Art Museum Mar. 4-May 7: Artistry and Craftsmanship: Ruskin Pottery, Enamels, and Buttons – Denver Art Museum Sept. 11-May 28: Shock Wave: Japanese Fashion Design – Denver Art Museum Apr. 26-Jun. 4: Abstract Expressionism – Denver Art Museum Sept. 25-Oct. 1: From the Fire – Denver Art Museum Jan. 5-Dec. […]