Neighborhood Weekend SpotLight: May 29 – 31, 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 Aurora, RiNo/Five Points, West Highland, Athmar Park/Berkeley/RiNo/LoHi/Baker/Boulder, Lakewood, Lyons, Lincoln Park/Montbello, Lincoln Park and City Park, not to mention our Open Houses!


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Friday, 5/29, 4 – 9:45pm;
Saturday & Sunday, 5/30 & 5/31, 9am – 4:30pm

2015 Rocky Mountain Airshow at Aurora Reservoir. Everything with wings and an engine is shown off at this weekend air show, with presentations, model rocketry, kids activities and a demonstration by the US Air Force Thunderbirds. There will be hands-on activities and drone flying, aerobatic performers, musical and dance performances, and even fireworks. Plus plenty of food vendors and exhibitors with booths to browse through.
    

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Neighborhood Weekend SpotLight: May 22 – 25, 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 Downtown Denver, Boulder, Castle Rock, Aurora, Parker, Morrison, Five Points, LoDo and Sun Valley, not to mention our Open Houses!


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Friday, 5/22 through Monday, 5/25
Denver Comic Con at the Colorado Convention Center; Downtown Denver Arts Festival at Sculpture Park; ArtStir at the Denver Pavilions; and Denver Day of Rock on the 16th Street Mall. Denver will be abuzz with activity this holiday weekend with four huge and fantastic events. Denver Comic Con kicks off with Opening Ceremonies on Friday evening, and continues through Monday with hundreds panels, workshops, exhibitors and guests from a host of popular arts including comic books, board and video games, anime, cosplay sci-fi, movies, television and literature. Downtown Denver Arts Festival celebrates its 17th year as a fine arts and crafts festival showcasing a select group of Colorado and national artists. It runs Friday afternoon through Sunday. ArtStir takes place Saturday and Sunday and features more than 140 local and regional artists showcasing a variety of works in painting, photography, illustration, textiles, furnishings, and mixed media. Finally, Denver Day of Rock happens Saturday afternoon and evening and offers free shows from great local and national acts. The shows, featuring such artists as Mat Kearney and St. Paul & The Broken Bones, happen on stages spread along 16th Street Mall.   
More information: Denver Comic Con  |  Downtown Denver Arts Festival  |  ArtStir  |  Denver Day of Rock

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Neighborhood Weekend SpotLight: May 1 – 3, 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 Baker, Wash Park West, Golden Triangle, Morrison, RiNo/Five PointsCongress ParkLoDo, Lowry, and Lakewood, not to mention our Open Houses!


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Friday, 5/2, 6pm
FIRST First Friday at Denver Tool Library. The Denver Tool Library is celebrating its FIRST First Friday with an elegant open house to showcase its newly established shop. This premier soirée will open the library’s tool selection for perusing during your evening Santa Fe art saunter. Socialize with fellow tool enthusiasts, dine on the candlelit back patio, and play a round of Kubb, Beersbee, or Cornhole accompanied by jazz, hors d’oeuvres, and spirits. After the formal festivities, switch to your jiving shoes and cut loose to music videos projected on an outdoor screen!
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