Summer 2022: Live Like a Local in Denver

6/5/2022 5:45:00 PM

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waterworldcolorado.Tickets go on sale July 12 for American Homebrewers Association members ($85) and July 13 for the general public ($95), and are expected to sell out.Print How jam-packed will the 2022 summer concert season be in San Diego? Consider Saturday, June 18.Suite Caroline in SoHo.

com If you grew up anywhere in Colorado in the past 43 years, Adams County’s Water World probably possessed some sort of mythic status in your head.There’s a good reason for that: The water park has been repeatedly named one of the best in the country, and it calls itself America’s largest (as do some of its competitors, frankly).The convention center has hosted the festival since 2000.But you won’t be quibbling about square feet as you’re plummeting down water slides named for Colorado’s Longs, Blanca and Pikes peaks, or dodging dinosaurs on a Voyage to the Center of the Earth.27, your choices include Tijuana’s Grupo Firme at Petco Park, Thomas Rhett at North Island Credit Union Amphitheatre, Chris Rock at Harrah’s, George Benson, War and The Commodores at The Rady Shell at Jacobs Park, or “Lost 80’s Live,” featuring A Flock of Seagulls, Wang Chung, The English Beat and seven other acts of similar vintage at Humphreys.And if all that sounds like a bit much, there’s always the Lazy River.S.Go Totally Tubular cityofgolden.“A haircut that embraces natural texture is effortless,” says Speck.

net One reason that tubing Clear Creek has been a rite of passage for high-schoolers from Idaho Springs to Arapahoe County is the price: It’s free, as long as you’ve got your own tube.“We’re excited for the expansion at the convention center because what it will bring next year is a bigger festival and a cool space.With so much to choose from, it almost feels like normal again.Still, you’ll want to invest in a durable one: This is whitewater tubing, not lazy river drifting, so odds are decent that you’ll get dumped once or twice.Wear cheap sneaks or water shoes, and strongly consider a life jacket and helmet.6-8 will look largely the same as years past.If you bring your own tube, you can put in all the way to Highway 6’s Tunnel One, and some tube rental companies will shuttle you up that far if you don’t like the hike.Advertisement Our annual summer concert guide spotlights some likely highlights.Either way, be sure to use the takeout at Vanover Park, lest you be sucked into the Coors Brewery and turned into a Banquet Beer.Related Articles.On one end, there’s the shullet, which is a soft mullet, and then there’s the more graphic high-low mullet, as seen on Iris Law and FKA Twigs.

Pick Up Some Picnic Cold Cuts Oliver’s Meat Market oliversmeatmarketllc.com If you’ve wondered about the glowing red-and-green neon for Oliver’s Meat Market while driving along Sixth Avenue, there’s never been a better time to stop: The venerable family-owned butcher shop celebrated its 99th birthday over Memorial Day weekend, just as summer started to heat up.WonderFront festival sets 2022 San Diego bayside return with Gwen Stefani, Zac Brown Band, Kings of Leon To be held Nov.From rib eyes to spareribs to Oliver’s famous homemade sausages, whatever you throw on the grill will taste that much better when you brag that you bought it local.Put Some Snap in Your Summer Steve’s Snappin’ Dogs stevessnappindogs.com Summertime is the humble hot dog’s busy season.JUNE Jazz-and-beyond singer Thana Alexa will perform Saturday at The Alexandria in Torrey Pines.

No doubt you’ll grill a few dozen yourself between now and Labor Day — so why not see how the professionals do it at Steve’s Snappin’ Dogs? Steve’s has won acclaim for its namesake dogs with a smoky casing that “snaps” with every bite, though its smashburger and chili cheese fries never disappoint, either.For a real taste of local technicolor, order the “Blinky” the Clown Reuben Dog, named after Denver’s own Russell Scott, the longest-running television clown anywhere, ever..Alexa and her husband, Grammy-winning drummer Antonio Sanchez, contracted the virus in early May after performing in Florida and Louisiana Her current band features her Grammy-winning husband, Mexico City-born drum dynamo Antonio Sanchez..and the father of co-owner Linda Ballas.

Indulge in Old-School Ice Cream Magill’s World of Ice Cream 8016 West Jewell Avenue, Lakewood magillsicecream.m.com Sure, LoHi’s Little Man gets a lot of well-deserved love — but there are some decidedly less trendy creameries that locals have adored for generations.Capitol Hill’s Liks Ice Cream has been family owned since 1976; get a scoop of Cheesman, its take on strawberry cheesecake, and add a scoop of Graham Cracker Station for good measure.Or head a few miles south for a stop at Bonnie Brae Ice Cream, in business since 1986; the shop recently reopened its indoor “dining” for the first time since the start of the pandemic.$50.There’s a reason that lines commonly snake around the block: Everything is delicious, especially when you add Bonnie Brae’s signature chocolate sprinkles.

But for the real deal, whether you’re celebrating summer in the city or heading back to Denver after a day in the high country, detour to Magill’s World of Ice Cream in Lakewood, which is celebrating its 41st year.There’s no bad order here, either, but do try a banana split — and make sure that Fido shares in the fun with a doggie yogurt cup.‘Zappa at Dizzy’s’ a frankly deep dive for Mike Keneally The late Frank Zappa, who was posthumously inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, is being honored anew by an all-star group of Zappa band alums.Ride the Cyclone.

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