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…

Around Town

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,…

Around Town

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…

Around Town

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.…

Around Town

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.

Around Town

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…

Around Town

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.…

Around Town

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…