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Fest Up, Denver!

Dog Days of Summer? Hardly. This is the time of year when everything (and, we’re hoping that includes business) starts to ramp up again in Downtown Denver. Can we rest after Labor Day? Maybe. Take Saturday, the 28th for example. Some practice fests ringing Downtown. Across Commons Park, across the river, in that nice plaza area that is technically 16th Street, you will find the CommFest. That’s short for Community Festival, long with music, food,…

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Cube Up, Denver!

We could talk about all kinds of new structures going up Downtown along the 16th Street Mall. Places to buy. Places to eat. The recent opening of Crepes Express, serving…well, Crepes, at 16th and Curtis. Or, the expansion of offerings at Brava!Pizzeria to include beer and wine on Lanny’s Patio at 16th and Arapahoe, right across from Biker Jim’s. (By the way, Biker Jim just moved his second location out of Downtown over to the…

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Final 16th Street Plan Public Meeting: Wednesday, August 25!

From the Downtown Denver Partnership today: After 32 months of studying and analyzing 16th Street, the 16th Street Plan Steering committee has determined a recommendation for the future of 16th Street. Next Wednesday, August 25th there will be a public meeting to present the Steering Committee’s recommendation that was provided to the City. The open house will include stations with detailed information on the history of 16th Street and the different parts of the planning…

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No Garage? No Problem. Have a Garage Sale!

People living in Downtown spaces have too much stuff, too. So, here again is that chance to move some of it over to people who really want more stuff. A Garage Sale, but unlike any other. Saturday, August 28, rain or shine, brings on another Lower Downtown No Garage Garage Sale! From 8 in the morning until 1 in the afternoon, this is a great way to spend your time on the street…between 15th Street and Cherry…

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Sunny August Friday, mid-80’s…Time for a Beer!

What a great place to be if you like really good hand-crafted beer. Denver and Colorado are home to some of the best craft-brewers in the country. Here are some short drafts about three of the Slice’s favorites. Our neighborhood Wynkoop Brewery has been serving LoDo since before it was LoDo. And, now they are delivering some of their products canned to about 100 retail accounts and restaurants around town. Many of them, as they…

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