Beer

AUTUMN ALES: 1933 BREWING SPICES UP THE SEASON

By: Ali Owens I’ll admit it: it took me a long time to head over to 1933 Brewing.  With so many fantastic microbrew options downtown, I’m not often inclined to head south to get my beer jollies.  So when I broke out of my comfort zone, I was pleasantly surprised!  Read on for tasting notes from their wide variety of unique brews.   Scarecrow Courage  //  Oatmeal Raisin Amber Ale […]

PTEROSAURS – FLIGHT IN THE AGE OF DINOSAURS

Sponsored Content For as long as dinosaurs walked the Earth, flying animals called pterosaurs ruled the skies. They ranged from the size of a sparrow to that of a two-seater plane. Close relatives of dinosaurs, these extraordinary winged reptiles—the first back-boned animals to evolve powered flight, and the only vertebrates to develop this ability besides birds and bats—are the focus of the intriguing exhibition opening November 17, 2016 at the […]

CURRENT: A RUNWAY FOR OUR RIVER

By: Dawn Duncan  Current is an elegant fashion show with a 250-foot runway and it will take place November 19 at The Articulate, 324 Jefferson St./Old Town. This show will feature the latest looks from Akinz, Apricot Lane, Blue Harvest Apparel, Cira Ltd., Edge Optics, Heyday, Magnolia Moon, Madd Style, Repeat Boutique, Storm Men’s Shop, and Tula. Additionally, showcasing designers Anabella Poletti Design House, Stephanie Carlson, and Topo Designs will […]

LOL TOLHURST AT THE MUSIC DISTRICT

By: Dawn Duncan   Lol Tolhurst, drummer for The Cure, will visit The Music District on November 10, 7 pm, to read from his new autobiography entitled “Cured.” Tolhurst, a founding member of The Cure with front man, Robert Smith, whom he met as a five-year-old child growing up in Crawley, England, 1964, will share excerpts of his book and his life as a musician with one of the most […]

Soda Jerk Presents, Cervantes Join Hodi’s in Ownership

By: Dawn Duncan Soda Jerk Presents and Cervantes’ Masterpiece have sealed a deal on a joint venture with Hodi’s Half Note in Fort Collins. The Denver-based powerhouses of the music industry in this region now have mutual ownership of the long-standing Old Town venue, effective immediately. Hodi’s, located at 167 N. College Avenue, and owned by Dan Mladenik, is the former home of The Starlight, which changed ownership in 2006. […]

Featured

THE VELVETEERS: A Heavy Dose of Real Rock & Roll

***All photography by Kirsten Cohen*** By: Dawn Duncan The Velveteers are one of the fastest-rising, hippest acts around. The duo have seemingly exploded onto the Colorado rock scene in the past two years, quickly escalating from playing small shows around Boulder and Denver to expanding their market rapidly and going on national and international tours. The accolade they are receiving isn’t hype. This band is the real deal and they play […]

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Rent Rises Again

By: Rachael R. Worthington The Tony award-winning musical “Rent” is returning to the stage, 20 years after its debut as a groundbreaking voice of a generation. The production will be at the Lincoln Center December 1–3, and is staying true to the original production from the costume designer, to the set, to the sound — the only change is a new cast. “Rent” follows the lives of seven artists struggling […]

Food

THE GROWING PROJECT: Improving Food Security

By: Lauren Sinclair  The Growing Project, an organization true to its name, began eight years ago as a way to connect people to local food and to make local, healthy food more accessible for everyone – regardless of income – and has been growing ever since. From its start, the volunteer-run organization has been dedicated to improving food security in Larimer County through numerous community outreach programs. Led by Executive […]

NastyNasty, Sayer, and G Jones Pay a Visit to The Aggie Theatre

By: Kaia Femenías On Saturday, November 5th, The Aggie will be housing another bass filled lineup.  The evening will begin with NastyNasty, delivering a dubstep and trap sound, along with Sayer and G Jones, both well-established DJs within the world of Bass Music. G Jones has recently released a song called “Mind Tricks” on Bassnectar’s new EP “Unlimited,” grabbing the attention of bass lovers everywhere.  An attendee can expect to […]

Beer

BOUNTY AND BREWS

By: Doug Usher A sold out crowd filled tables at Bath Nursey on October 15th to help raise money for the Giving Project. The fifth annual Bounty and Brews, an event put on by Fortified Collaborations, combined the talents of 6 local chefs with 6 local breweries to collaborate on a unique dining experience. Cafe Vino, Tasty Harmony, 415, Fish, Music City Hot Chicken and Modern Tavern teamed up with […]