Updated: September 02, 2014 4:03:46 PM MDT
  • Second Story Garage: Ark Life - 08/28/2014 09:17 AM MDT
  • FRITZ: Tuesday blues - 08/31/2014 08:09 PM MDT
    (Mark Leffingwell)
    Boulder at NightWeekend in Boulder: Selfies with Upslope

    Plus, the Boulder Creek Hometown Festival, new craft beers on tap and 'Monty Python' under the stars
    08/28/2014 08:19 PM MDT
    The folks at Upslope Brewing have a contest for you. They know we all love hiking, and we love beer, and Coloradans will tote a six-pack up a mountain more often than we'll remember snacks or extra water. And so when you're out exploring, bring an Upslope and get that can to strike a pose. They want to see the beer in the wild. Creativity is a must. 
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    NIXON: From comic frame to film
    08/26/2014 08:58 PM MDT - The idea of watching Hollywood heavyweights slap on the spandex and beat the crap out of each other draws up levels of joy usually reserved for sniffing glue. Lucky for me, comic book movie adaptations have had summertime cinema in a death grip for the last decade or so. With Marvel Studio's plans for more movies extending until at least 2017 and Fox and Warner Brothers kicking around other adaptations, the trend shows no signs of letting up. Full Story

    Weekend in Boulder: Beer, tunes and flicks
    08/22/2014 02:02 PM MDT - We're damn glad to have you back, folks. Go show Boulder how much you've missed it. Full Story

    Heroes vs. villains on stage in Marvel Universe Live!
    08/12/2014 03:36 PM MDT - Marvel Entertainment, which muscled into pop culture with comic books, TV cartoons and movies, is gambling on attracting new fans as it tackles 3-D - but forget the silly glasses. Full Story

    Weekend in Boulder: Bohemian Biergarten's dance party
    08/08/2014 02:00 PM MDT - Then head over to Bohemian Biergarten (2017 13th St.) Thursday night. Starting at 9:30 p.m., folks there are hosting their "Just Wanna Dance 2: Summer Fling Dance Party." Go Go dancers from Boulder Spirals will "seduce you in the crowd," they tout, and DJ Brookstar will bring you dance anthems and progressive house music that'll get the booty bouncing. Seriously, we all just wanna dance. Check it out. Full Story

    Weekend in Denver: Internet cat videos, hipster County Fair and Sesh Fest
    07/31/2014 08:33 PM MDT - What do we love? Cat videos! When do we love them? All the time! Unless there are dogs, llamas and goats peppered in, then all the time times two. Full Story

    Weekend in Boulder: Colorado Brazil Fest
    07/30/2014 09:33 PM MDT - Colorado's Brazil Fest has returned for a third year, brought to you by the Boulder Samba School. Saturday at 6:30 p.m., Brazilian performers will be hitting the Boulder Theater (2032 14th St.) stage. They, along with tons of local talent, will bring you all things Brazil, following a group samba dance lesson at 7 p.m. Info: bouldertheater.com.  Full Story

    Weekend in Boulder: BMoCA's Summer Games begin
    07/23/2014 07:24 PM MDT - Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art's Summer Games are starting Thursday night. Round 1, 6 to 8:30 p.m., Street Ping-Pong and Trivia. Obviously not as cool as Boob Ball (but also not as biased toward those of us with grand sweater kittens), this event will fill 13th Street up with tables all set for you to grab a paddle and go ... play Ping-Pong. Keep any other paddle activity to the boudoir. The Civic Plaza will have trivia that'll test you on Boulder facts, sports and art. If you bring a T-shirt, you'll get to screen-print your own jersey to wear to the rest of the games. Full Story

    Weekend in Denver: Colorado Burlesque Festival
    07/10/2014 08:46 PM MDT - Today through Sunday, nationally renown and local burlesque stars hit the stages for those risque, cabaret-style, variety-show performances. And it's not just the ladies getting near nude. There will be boylesque, too - with a crew from Albuquerque along with Mr. Handsome, the reigning king.  Full Story

    Mile High pride: Fourth of July weekend in Denver
    07/03/2014 06:27 PM MDT - Explosions abound! In your pants, in the sky, in your pipe... Go weekend. You've got your America T-shirt with a freedom tiger's face blowing in the breeze. (That's my shirt, suckers. And yes, a face can blow in the breeze when you have fur on it.) If you're headed to Denver for the Fourth, leave early to snag prime seating at a rooftop bar and keep the tap lines from clogging by chugging your dinner.  Full Story

    (Paul Aiken / Daily Camera)
    Second Story Garage: Ark Life

    On a recent morning, the Denver band Ark Life packed up and hit the road for a summer tour. Forty-five minutes into the trip, they stopped at their first engagement: Second Story Garage. Full Story