Neighborhood Weekend SpotLight: April 24 – 26, 2015

Looking for something to do in your neighborhood over the weekend? Check out our weekly SpotLight events for some great suggestions. Have an event you’d like to include in the future? Email it to info@porchlightgroup.com with “Weekend SpotLight” in the subject line.

This week’s SpotLight includes events in Washington/Virginia Vale & Golden Triangle, LoHi, city-wide in Denver, City Park, Highlands RanchDowntown DenverBerkeley, Boulder, and Northglenn, not to mention our Open Houses!


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Friday, 4/24, 7:30pm & Saturday, 4/25, 8pm
Two-Way Street at Augustana Lutheran Church (Friday) and the McNichols Building (Saturday). Popular monthly storytelling live show and podcast The Narrators is partnering with the Musica Sacra Chamber Orchestra in a show called Two-Way Street. MSCO and The Narrators traded music and stories, respectively, for each group of performers to respond to, and the result will be an evening of true stories and majestic orchestral soundtracking. There are two chances to see Two-Way Street: Friday at Augustana Lutheran Church and Saturday at the McNichols Civic Center Building as part of the Denver Music Summit.
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Neighborhood Weekend SpotLight: April 17 – 19, 2015

Looking for something to do in your neighborhood over the weekend? Check out our weekly SpotLight events for some great suggestions. Have an event you’d like to include in the future? Email it to info@porchlightgroup.com with “Weekend SpotLight” in the subject line.

This week’s SpotLight includes events in Hampden South/DTC, Lincoln Park, City Park & Sloan’s Lake, Elyria Swansea, LakewoodRino/Five Points, GlobevilleDowntown Denver, and Berkeley, not to mention our Open Houses!

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Friday, 4/17, 10am – 10pm; Saturday, 4/18, 8am – midnight; and Sunday, 4/19, 8am – 6pm
StarFest at the Denver Marriott DTC and Denver Hilton Garden Inn. StarFest celebrates all things fantasy, science fiction and proudly geeky with a three-day festival of games, films, parties and more. It’s your chance to see and wear great costumes, browse through thousands of collectible items and memorabilia, attend live performances and panels, and talk face-to-face with actors, directors, producers, writers, illustrators, scientists, and special affects artists including special guests Christian Serratos (Walking Dead, Twilight Saga), Michael Welch (Z Nation, Twilight Saga), and Richard Dean Anderson (MacGyver, Stargate: SG1)
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Neighborhood Weekend SpotLight: April 10 – 12, 2015

Looking for something to do in your neighborhood over the weekend? Check out our weekly SpotLight events for some great suggestions. Have an event you’d like to include in the future? Email it to info@porchlightgroup.com with “Weekend SpotLight” in the subject line.

This week’s SpotLight includes events in Rino/Five PointsBoulderBakerLongmontLittletonDowntown DenverBroomfieldSunnyside, and LoDo, not to mention our Open Houses!

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Friday, 4/10, 6pm
Art Directors Club of Denver 11th Annual Paper Fashion Show at Bindery on Blake. The ADCD Paper Fashion Show is the largest paper fashion show in the nation and all for a great cause. Design teams from all industries and backgrounds come together for this event to showcase their creative and innovative talents. Partial proceeds from the show benefit Downtown Aurora Visual Arts, a community-based arts education program for at-risk youth ages 3 to 17. Ticket holders will get the chance to see dozens of breath-taking, original, paper-based designs take to the runway and compete for top awards.
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Neighborhood Weekend SpotLight: April 3 – 5, 2015

Looking for something to do in your neighborhood over the weekend? Check out our weekly SpotLight events for some great suggestions. Have an event you’d like to include in the future? Email it to info@porchlightgroup.com with “Weekend SpotLight” in the subject line.

This week’s SpotLight includes events in Rino/Five Points, Baker, Lincoln ParkBoulder, Stapleton, Thornton, City Park, Jefferson Park, and Morrison, not to mention our Open Houses!

1-RinoSpotLight Rino/Five Points
Friday, 4/3, 5 – 9pm
Address-Your-Stress Fest at Chocolate Crisis Center. Kick back and relax on First Friday with complimentary massages, spa-inspired cocktails, and stress-busting Belgian chocolates. LoDo Massage will be giving free chair massages from 6:30 – 8:30pm and there will be an amazing giveaway—a 60-minute massage and Custom Chocolate Crisis Kit of your very own!
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2015 Denver-Area Farmers’ Markets

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Spring has sprung early in Denver! And with the weather being so mild and trees and flowers budding already, it’s no surprise that farmers’ market season is just around the corner! While most markets start up in May or June, there are a few that begin the first weekend of April to take full advantage of Colorado’s sunny days. Whether you’re a tourist to town, or a resident of one of the many neighborhoods or cities lucky enough to have a weekly market of your own, these gatherings of organic farmers, bakers, florists, artisans, and more are the perfect place to pick up some produce, peruse the peonies, or purchase a few presents.

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