February 2020 Around Town

Charcuterie Workshop Wondering what to do for your someone special on Valentine’s Day? Come to Fox Hill Farm and learn to master the art of the charcuterie board to wow your loved one for Valentine’s Day or make it an early date and come together! 6 p.m. Feb. 6. RSVP by calling 303-968-0731. LiveInFoxHill.com Women, Wine … Continued

January 2020 Around Town

Play Street Museum There’s something new and exciting now open in Highlands Ranch — Play Street Museum! Geared to kids 8 and under, Play Street Museum is an interactive, small-format children’s museum that is designed to foster a child’s sense of independence and creativity through play. Offering open-play hours during the week, and special events … Continued

December 2019 Around Town

Spreading Wings Gala Colorado nonprofit Wings Over the Rockies is pleased to announce Captain “Sully” Sullenberger as the recipient of its 2019 Spreading Wings Award and will present the award at its Spreading Wings Gala on Dec. 5. After logging more than 20,000 hours of flight time, Sullenberger became internationally renowned on Jan. 15, 2009, when … Continued

November 2019 Around Town

Ranchlands Art Show Ranchlands is hosting its annual art retrospective premiere at 6 p.m., Nov. 21, at The Nature Conservancy, 3575 Ringsby Court, Suite 428, Denver. Ranchlands is a Colorado ranching company preserving ecosystems and ranching heritage on a profitable basis. Its properties include the Chico Basin Ranch near Colorado Springs and Medano Zapata Ranch, next to the Great Sand … Continued

October 2019 Around Town

Human Library Event Douglas County Libraries is thrilled to bring the popular Human Library back to its Castle Rock location in 2020 and is currently recruiting new “human books” for the event.  DCL is seeking community members who have personal stories to tell and who would like to connect with their neighbors through an afternoon of … Continued

September 2019 Around Town

DCL Presents: Jodi Picoult Douglas County Libraries is excited to host Jodi Picoult from 7-11 p.m. Sept. 24 at CU South Denver in Lone Tree. Picoult is the New York Times bestselling author of such beloved novels as My Sister’s Keeper, Nineteen Minutes and Small Great Things. She will be in conversation with another New York Times bestselling author, … Continued

August 2019 Around Town

Bill Paul’s Fight Against ALS Golf Fundraiser Bill Paul’s Fight Against ALS is hosting its first golf tournament fundraiser on Aug. 5 at the Meridian Golf Club.  The fundraiser event will feature lunch and golf tournament, as well as evening events that include a silent auction, guest speakers and live entertainment. Tickets are $250 per person. Evening-only tickets … Continued

November 2018 Around Town

Curtain Call at the Mansion The show, November 9 at the Highlands Ranch Mansion, promises to keep you thoroughly entertained and on your dancin’ toes! From swing to Latin rhythms, Tuxedo Junction will keep you dancing from the start of the night at 6:30 to the end at 8 p.m. This is a non-stop show … Continued

October 2018 Around Town

Harvest Week Save the date for the 9th annual Harvest Week hosted by EatDenver and The GrowHaus. Join six executive chefs October 7-11 to experience an exhilarating and unique culinary collaboration to celebrate farmers and chefs from all around Colorado. Each night, guests will come together to create a one-of-a-kind pop-up dinner at The GrowHaus. In addition to … Continued

September 2018 Around Town

Lannie Counts: The Greatest R&B Songs Ever Written Lannie Counts, star of Muscle Shoals: I’ll Take You There, returns with his stellar vocals in a performance packed full of the very best of Stevie Wonder, Michael Jackson, John Legend and more. The event will take place on Saturday, September 15 at 8 p.m. at the Lone Tree Arts Center. Tickets … Continued

August 2018 Around Town

Lannie Counts at the Lone Tree Arts Center Lannie Counts: The Greatest R&B Songs Ever Written Saturday, September 15, 2018 Main Stage Lannie Counts, who starred in Muscle Shoals: I’ll Take You There, returns with his stellar vocals in a performance packed full of the very best of Stevie Wonder, Michael Jackson, John Legend, Gene Chandler, … Continued

July 2018 Around Town

The Watering Hole: Mating, Dating and Copulating 2.0 This popular event from 2017 is back, and we’ve discovered bigger really is better! Join us on July 12 from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. for a titillating night exploring animal courtship, breeding behaviors and the lowdown on programs zoos use to ensure genetic diversity and healthy animal populations. … Continued

June 2018 Around Town

Tenth Annual 1940’s WWII Era Ball This summer marks a milestone anniversary for the 1940’s WWII Era Ball. The annual sell-out destination event will celebrate its tenth year of transporting guests back to simpler times through music, costumes, a pin-up girl contest, food, drinks and dancing. Returning for this momentous occasion is the world’s most … Continued

May 2018 Around Town

Cover Band Performs Fleetwood Mac’s “Rumours” Classic Albums Live recreates Fleetwood Mac’s Rumours with skilled vocalists and musicians who honor the work with no gimmicks, no make-up or other illusions employed by tribute bands. Note for note, cut for cut, the attention to detail is staggering; every sound from the album is masterfully duplicated live on stage. … Continued

April 2018 Around Town

HIGHLANDS RANCH - The Highlands Ranch Community Association and Davidsons Beer, Wine & Spirits present a NEW wine event for our 2018 beverage tasting line-up! Join us Saturday, April 21 as we take you around the globe trying different wines! 

March 2018 Around Town

DENVER – It's time once again to share a movie experience celebrating women's achievements and contribute toward future successes of at-risk women both locally and internationally. This year's film focuses women using their artistic talents to highlight local issues and empower each other.

February 2018 Around Town

HIGHLANDS RANCH – Jan. 8, 2018 – Douglas County Libraries is pleased to announce its 2018 offering of Camp DCL spring break camps for kids ages 6 to 12. Registration is now open for the weeklong, half-day camps running Monday, March 19 though Friday, March 23.

January 2018 Around Town

For the fifth time in six years, Telluride has been named the #1 ski resort in North America in Condé Nast Traveler's annual reader survey.

December 2017 Around Town

From Holiday Delight with Magical 3-D Lights to Santa and the Debut of His New Village to Complimentary Gift Wrap and the Largest Selection of Stores Park Meadows Offers Guests Something Truly Special this Holiday Season

September 2017 Around Town

Registration is going strong for the 2017 Highlands Ranch MTB Series sponsored by Giant of Denver! All of the race categories will have Mens and Women's races; and with races for all ages, abilities, and type of bike... there is not a better way to spend your Wednesdays this summer!

August 2017 Around Town

The Parade of Homes, the hallmark event hosted by the Home Builders Association of Metro Denver (HBA), returns this summer for its 32nd year. Today, the HBA is excited to announce the line-up of Denver area home builders and developers participating in the 2017 Denver Parade of Homes.

July 2017 Around Town

A Taste of Colorado is a four-day, free admission festival produced by the Downtown Denver Partnership. The event takes place over Labor Day Weekend in Downtown Denver’s Civic Center Park. More than 500,000 visitors will celebrate Labor Day Weekend at the region’s largest free music festival, while enjoying cuisine from over 50 restaurants and food establishments, diverse musical acts performing…

June 2017 Around Town

The Tour de Ladies women-only cycling event is excited to return to Douglas County on July 8. The Tour de Ladies empowers women through pedal power by encouraging women to be physically active, train for the event, and participate at the level they feel comfortable. It also empowers women through the financial contribution of the event’s proceeds to a local…

May 2017 Around Town

The Dumb Friends League Harmony Equine Center is opening its barn doors to the public for a one-of-a-kind event. Horse lovers of all ages are invited to the Harmony Equine Center Open House on Saturday, June 10. This free, family-friendly event takes place at the Harmony Equine Center, located at 5540 E. Highway 86, just west of Franktown, from 10…

April 2017 Around Town

For a state that has everything to offer, it’s amazing that we still hear those two dreaded words from our kids, “I’m bored!” Well, guess what? We’ve got a remedy for that this summer. Community Sailing of Colorado offers an incredible series of summer camps for kids ages 5-17 in Boulder and Denver. Learn to Sail, Intermediate, Advanced, and even…

March 2017 Around Town

With nearly 16 feet of snow so far this season – the snowiest winter at Keystone Resort in at least 10 years – the resort announced today that it will extend the season by one week to Easter Sunday, April 16. Following the third snowiest December in Keystone’s history with 81 inches or nearly seven feet, the resort has already…

February 2017 Around Town

Restaurateur and Owner of Destination Hospitality Restaurant Group (Aurum, Hush Concepts) opened Table79 Foodbar in the former bistro c.v. space in Steamboat, Colorado. An 84 seat, New American restaurant, the Foodbar will be a multi-seat marquis seating option offering guests the front row to hearth-style cooking. Helmed by Chef de Cuisine Natalie Neiderhofer, the menu will offer composed yet casual…

January 2017 Around Town

Renowned chef Frank Bonanno, proprietor of Bonanno Concepts, cookbook author and host of the PBS series Chef Driven, announced today that SupperBell, the chef prepared dinner delivery service where he serves as the Culinary Director, will expand its delivery services, effective today, into Aurora, Englewood and Littleton. Neighborhoods and offices in the Denver Tech Center, Greenwood Village, Southglenn, East Lowry,…

November 2016 Around Town

The JW Marriott Denver Cherry Creek is excited to announce that it is now home to an elevated new outdoor ceremony and reception space, THE Deck. Located on the 3rd floor of the award-winning Cherry Creek North hotel, THE Deck is a hidden gem that can accommodate up to 140 people in delightful urban outdoor setting complete with custom hedge…

October 2016 Around Town

For more than 30 years, Advocates for Children CASA has served abused and neglected children in Colorado’s 18th Judicial District (Arapahoe, Douglas, Lincoln and Elbert counties). CASA volunteers are trained to represent the best interests of children who have been removed from their homes due to abuse and neglect. Each volunteer strives to ensure that every child dreams, thrives and…

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Glosshouz, created by founder Ms. Loni Le Van-Etter, combines refreshments, expert nail and hair service in the Aesthetic Bar with comprehensive therapeutic, medical spa and personal care services in the Spa Retreat. This new age beauty bar and day spa is the first of its kind, offering a light, bright and elegant bar area for nail service and blowouts (wash,…

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Pure Barre, the largest most established barre concept in North America, is pleased to announce its newest location in Highlands Ranch near the Whole Foods, located 9362 S Colorado Blvd. #12. With the Highlands Ranch Pure Barre opening, Highlands Ranch will gain access to Pure Barre's challenging and proprietary barre technique. Designed to sculpt, tone and strengthen, each 55-minute Pure…

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The Highlands Ranch Metro District’s annual Ice Cream Social is a sure fire way to beat the heat this summer. The event is Wednesday, July 9 from 6 p.m.– 9 p.m. at Civic Green Park in Highlands Ranch. Kids and adults alike can scoop up some ice cream, pour on the toppings and enjoy a summer treat at the park.…

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Kansas City-based MemberJets announced the launch of their new platform that allows members to cost-effectively crowdsource personal and business travel via private jets. Denver is among the initial cities offering the service. MemberJets’ unique membership-based approach has revolutionized private air travel and made private aviation accessible to an entirely new segment of the market.

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For many deaf men and women, communication barriers make living in a suburb difficult. Lack of public transit and non-communication jobs push those in the deaf community away from the suburbs and into more urban areas. But that is changing in Douglas County, thanks to the robust American Sign Language program in Douglas County high schools. American Sign Language was…

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Stuart Weitzman has partnered with Pencils of Promise (PoP) to share in its mission to create schools, programs and global communities around the common goal of education for all. With a focus on creating quality elementary education programs within the rural regions of developing nations, Stuart Weitzman will fund the building of three schools: one in Ghana, Guatemala and Laos.…

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Despite the growth of online banks with their competitive rates and low fees, traditional brick-and-mortal institutions still appeal to many Americans. In fact, nearly 30 percent of consumers cited convenient branch locations near where they live and work as the top reason for staying with their bank, according to a 2015 survey by consulting firm Accenture. Great Western Bank ranked…