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  • Cosplay fans get ready, Hello Kitty is coming to Denver

    Cosplay fans get ready, Hello Kitty is coming to Denver

    Hello Kitty, with her bright eyes, cute red bow and notorious fashion sense, is one of the most popular characters in the world. Sanrio first premiered the adorable cat in Japan in 1974, hitting the United States in 1976. The lovable feline, with all of her other animal pals, quickly rose in...
  • Carlton swings into Denver: Alfonso Ribeiro is coming to The Paramount Theatre

    Carlton swings into Denver: Alfonso Ribeiro is coming to The Paramount Theatre

    On November 25, 2014 Alfonso Ribeiro took home the coveted Mirrorball Championship on the latest season of Dancing With the Stars. The finale was also exciting due to the fact that Ribeiro announced he would be joining upcoming Dancing With the Stars: Live! tour. Both Ribeiro and his partner, Witney...
  • Four kid-friendly activites perfect for the holidays

    Four kid-friendly activites perfect for the holidays

    December is all about tradition and making family memories that will last a lifetime. There are so many fun ways to celebrate the season with children of all ages, so prepare to be busy this month. From all the annual holiday plays and musicals to miles and miles of sparkling lights to explore...
  • Sweeten your holiday at Hammond's annual Candy Cane Festival

    Sweeten your holiday at Hammond's annual Candy Cane Festival

    If sugar plums dance in your head, and your sweet tooth gets the better of you this time of year, there is one event that is certain to calm that sugary craving. Hammond’s Candies is ready to sweeten the holidays with its annual Candy Cane Festival, running December 12 and 13 only at the historic...
  • The Harlem Globetrotters spin their way to Denver

    The Harlem Globetrotters spin their way to Denver

    Long before the NBA became the largest basketball association in the world, there was one professional basketball team that was winning over crowds in New York and internationally. The Harlem Globetrotters first burst onto the scene in the '20s, playing for more than four decades before they even...
  • Three cheers to Jim McElwain, Tony Frank and CSU Football

    Three cheers to Jim McElwain, Tony Frank and CSU Football

    Don't hate the player, hate the game. Jim McElwain isn't a money-hungry mongrel, he's not a bad person or a liar, he's an opportunist who took advantage of a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. When McElwain sat there and told the media he wanted to stay in Fort Collins for the long term – as his...
  • Weekend planning Denver: December 5-6

    Weekend planning Denver: December 5-6

    Denver is tackling the last month of the year in its typical, over-the-top fashion. This weekend there are numerous of hip-hop events that cater to every demographic and unique preferences. Coupled with the unseasonably warm weather, there is absolutely no excuse for not attending one or several of...
  • Denver preview: Lemuria at Hi Dive

    Denver preview: Lemuria at Hi Dive

    From Buffalo to the Mile High City, Lemuria looks to dazzle Denver ear drums. On Tuesday, Dec. 9, Lemuria plays the Hi-Dive with Into It. Over It.The group is a three-piece indie rock band who dabble in the punk universe as well. Want to know what you'll be getting into at the Hi Dive on Tuesday...
  • The Daily Show's Demetri Martin at the Paramount Theatre

    The Daily Show's Demetri Martin at the Paramount Theatre

    Demetri Martin is a master of the one-liner. His jokes are as intelligent as his timing is perfect. It’s no wonder that his star has been steadily growing brighter since he first burst on to the comedy scene in 2001 when he first appeared on Comedy Central’s “Premium Blend.” Since then, he’s written...
  • CSU holds on to beat UTEP for best start in program history

    CSU holds on to beat UTEP for best start in program history

    Colorado State came into Wednesday night the winners of the Great Alaska Shootout with a perfect 6-0 record on the line against the UTEP Miners. It looked like a close matchup on paper and turned out that way in the second half. To begin, though, CSU was led by J.J. Avila and jumped out to a 16-...
  • Get to know a Denver band: ScaTTer GaTHer

    Get to know a Denver band: ScaTTer GaTHer

    Six years ago, ScaTTer GaTHer began playing shows in Boston. With time, the band’s two remaining and now sole members, Zach Antonio (drums/vox) and Carmine Gabbianelli (guitar/vox) made their way across the country to Denver. Now the duo is piecing together their second full-length album and focused...
  • Get to know a Denver band: Paw Paw

    Get to know a Denver band: Paw Paw

    Eston Lathrop has contributed to the work of many local bands such as Woodsman, Tjutjuna, and Young Prisms. However, Lathrop also performs under the name Paw Paw, a solo act that creates breathtaking experimental ambient music. On the Fire Talk Records website, they describe Paw Paw’s music as...
  • Get to know a Denver band: PAER

    Get to know a Denver band: PAER

    Even though Hill Baker and Kyle Zender met in high school 15 years ago, they only started to write and perform together as the musical duo PAER three years ago. When chatting with PAER for AXS, Zender commented, “The goal is to make our sound huge with only two people performing everything live.” If...
  • Don't miss Usher's the UR Experience at the 1st Bank Center

    Don't miss Usher's the UR Experience at the 1st Bank Center

    Tonight, Usher brings his The UR Experience tour to the 1STBANK Center in Broomfield, Colorado. With a career that started in the mid-90s, Usher has a plethora of material, making for a brilliant show from start to finish. He is known for his electric dance moves and soulful performance - all of...
  • CSU Rams outlast UCSB in Great Alaska Shootout championship

    CSU Rams outlast UCSB in Great Alaska Shootout championship

    This was a gritty battle, a back-and-forth basketball game you could tell was a championship. The Great Alaska Shootout championship, in fact, which featured Colorado State and the University of California Santa Barbra. CSU worked their way to a 65-63 win by fighting through foul calls and knocking...
  • Spread holiday cheer at this year's SantaCon

    Spread holiday cheer at this year's SantaCon

    When you are ready to really deck the halls with your holiday spirit, there is one annual event that you’ll definitely want to join. The annual SantaCon is actually a nation-wide event, and the Denver chapter is going strong for another year of Santa-based shenanigans. This annual holiday-fueled...
  • Sock puppets, sing-a-longs and more: 'Balls! A Holiday Spectactular'

    Sock puppets, sing-a-longs and more: 'Balls! A Holiday Spectactular'

    What happens when some of the most creative minds in the Denver theater community get together and make more than 200 sock puppets? You’ll find out at this year’s annual “Balls! A Holiday Spectacular.” For six years the minds behind this zany cabaret show have been offering this unique holiday...
  • Celebrate 'A Colorado Christmas' at Four Mile Historic Park in Denver

    Celebrate 'A Colorado Christmas' at Four Mile Historic Park in Denver

    Long before the chaos of big-box retail shopping, crazy traffic jams and endless holiday music there were chestnuts being roasted on open fires, sleigh rides in the snow and popcorn strings used to decorate trees. Yes, Christmas wasn’t always about the latest tech gadget or who can spend the most...
  • 'Santa Claus Conquers the Martians' on the big screen for one night only

    'Santa Claus Conquers the Martians' on the big screen for one night only

    Are you ready to experience one of the worst holiday films ever made? Forget all those “classic” and “well-written” movies like “A Miracle on 34th Street” or “A Christmas Carol.” Instead you can enjoy the bizarre and almost unbelievable experience that is “Santa Claus Conquers the Martians” on the...
  • Wonderbound presents holiday entertainment designed to delight all 5 senses

    Wonderbound presents holiday entertainment designed to delight all 5 senses

    If you’re one of the thousands of people that make the Colorado Ballet’s “The Nutcracker” part of your holiday traditions, then you already know how dance can move and delight everyone during the Christmas season. However, if you are looking for something new and a little different to enjoy this...
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