Burlesque and bratwurst eating contests

Denver Event of the Week
Get acquainted with your favorite superheroes/burlesque dancers Midnite Martini, Miss Orchid Mei, and Gail Winds this weekend at the Colorado Burlesque Festival. The three-day marathon includes classes, music, and tassels… naturally. It’s gonna be big

Thursday, July 10th: Highlands eatery Lola is celebrating new chef Kevin Grossi’s Summer menu that’s crazy hot, but not in like a mouth-burning way. Get over to try Spanish octopus with mango and green papaya, guajillo-braised lamb empanadas, and shrimp caldo with duck carnitas.  Continue Reading

Friday, July 11th: Dick’s Sporting Goods Park is hosting the 2014 Men’s World Lacrosse Championship. Watch your favorite countries lax it up on the field to claim worldwide bragging rights. It’s kind of like the World Cup… kind of

Saturday, July 12th: Get your early fix of Oktober shenanigans by making an appearance at the 18th Annual Biergarten Festival, combining live music, plenty of giant beers, and dancing caused by the combo of the other two. Definitely don’t miss the bratwurst eating contest... you’ll regret it.

Sunday, July 13th: The Avett Brothers are bringing a big dose of Americana to Red Rocks for three nights. Catch their last night of folk-influenced fun at the best music venue on Earth.