How to Make Your Weekend Scary Awesome Get up bright and early on Sunday so zombies can chase you in City Park at 9a. The race course "is designed like a zombie movie set". If you're not brain dead, registerThursday, July 25th Cruise down to Larimer Square to check out the new Fluevog Shoes boutique. Recently named as one of the world's most innovative companies in the fashion industry, these kicks are loved by celebs such as Jack White, and human curiosities like Madonna and Perry Farrell. Get steppin' There's only a few days left to gorge on some incredible Humble Pie, paired deliciously with Mile High's own Sweet Action Ice Cream. Try mixing up borderline crazy pie/ shake combos like Chocolate Chess + Salted Butterscotch or Buttermilk Banana Cream + Vanilla Bean. Stuff yourself Amaluna, the newest display of art and acrobatics from the masterminds at Cirque du Soleil, has the capability to blow your mind, so leave the extracurriculars at home. Tickets be hereFriday, July 26th Skip over to the RiNo district and check out their Final Friday Urban Bazaar and Music Walk. This is a monthly celebration of art and music complete with over twenty blocks of street vendors, live performances, and gallery exhibits. Get bizarre at the Bazaar If you haven't gotten up to Red Rocks this Summer, stop working so much, and drop everything to go see The String Cheese Incident. Dance your pants offSaturday, July 27th It's that time of the year again for Wynkoop Brewing Company to host the United Tastes of Belgium, a showcase of 60 beers from 30 different US, Colorado, and Belgium breweries. This years list is heavy on Belgian-style beers from local breweries such as Black Shirt, Fate, and 12 Degree. Check out all of the beers they're pouringSunday, July 28th If you didn't completely wear yourself out going ham on some Belgian brews, take the scenic route to Boulder to taste some IPA's at the inaugural JUL-IPA festival put on by the crew at West End Tavern. 28 breweries, tasty BBQ, and live music. Good times await
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Local Lady We Love, and Where to Meet Her Meet Melissa Durant, who's bartended at spots like Green Russell and Old Major. Trained by Mile High bar masterminds Adam Hodak and Kevin Burke, she's a killer combo of beauty, brains, and coordination (she can stir four cocktails at once!), and is obviously destined for mixology greatness.
So where does she hang? When she's not behind the stick lighting things on fire, you can find her nerding out at Tattered Cover on Colfax, sipping dranks at Williams & Graham or kickin' it with her Cocker Spaniel/ debonaire-dog billionaire, Bruce Wayne.