The Aftermath is set in postwar Germany in 1945. Rachael Morgan (Keira Knightley) arrives in the ruins of Hamburg in the bitter winter, to be reunited with her husband Lewis (Jason Clarke), a British colonel charged with rebuilding the shattered city. But as they set off for their new home, Rachael is stunned to discover that Lewis has made an unexpected decision. [Read more…] about Movie Sneak Preview: ‘The Aftermath’
Dairy Queen is king, when it comes to satisfying a sweet tooth with ice cream cones, sundaes, shakes and more. And they’ve been the coolest place around for 79 years now. (Can you believe it?)
Once again, Dairy Queen celebrates its anniversary on the first day of spring with its Free Cone Day on Wednesday, March 20. On the sweet day, the popular ice cream shop is serving a FREE small vanilla soft-serve cone at participating locations. Limit one per customer, while supplies last. [Read more…] about Today! Dairy Queen Celebrates Free Cone Day
Every year, spring brings warm sunlight, cool breezes and this sweet freebie. Rita’s Italian Ice is celebrating the first day of spring on Wednesday, March 20 by giving customers a FREE cup of its popular Italian Ice for the 27th year; flavor choices depend on location. Add a Custard Topper for an extra charge. (In years past, they’ve given away nearly one million cups.) [Read more…] about Free Cup of Rita’s Italian Ice on First Day of Spring — Today
MINDBODY is an app that allows you to curate your self-care routine via booking fitness classes and wellness/beauty services. To introduce the app to Denver, the company is hosting a Pop Up at Union Station in the Terminal Bar Beer Hall on Wednesday, March 20.
From 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. passersby can avail themselves of three FREE services — SoundOff trampoline fitness with Compass Fitness, chair massages with White Lotus Therapeutics and Glosshouz on-the-go salon services. To round out the experience, MINDBODY will be giving away swag and staging photo booth moments. Those who live or work downtown may want to drop by for the fun. 1701 Wynkoop St., Denver.
Groupon always saves you money, usually at least half off, which makes any offer, service or product you get from them offers much more affordable. Now, for one day only, Monday, March 18, get an extra 25% to 33% off any Groupon Local Deal or Getaway Flash Deal. Here’s how it works: Get $5 off a minimum $20 purchase, $10 off $40, $15 off $60 and $30 off $100. [Read more…] about Groupon’s Buy More, Save More Promo Code
Apologies for our error: Admission to the walkway is NOT free, as previously reported. Governor Jared Polis and First Gentleman Marlon Reis are presenting The Wild Animal Sanctuary with what is discretely called “a very special check” from Colorado for All, the Polis inaugural Committee. The presentation on Tuesday, March 19 is FREE; no RSVP or ticket is required. [Read more…] about Correction! Free Event at The Wild Animal Sanctuary
From Boulder to Denver and all points in between, the Front Range plans to “Go Green” with dozens of St. Patrick’s Day festivities. With St. Patty’s falling on Sunday, March 17, expect plenty of parties, pub crawls and festivals all weekend.
While we have a post for Denver’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade (which is on Saturday) here are other FREE and low-cost ways to “get your Irish on” across the Front Range, including the world’s “shortest” St. Patrick’s Day Parade. You’ll find plenty of Irish music, step dancers, pipe bands and more. If you know of any we missed, send details to firstname.lastname@example.org. [Read more…] about 35 Ways to Celebrate a Mile High St. Patrick’s Day
We can’t think of a better way to spend a day than among 10,500 square feet of bargain-priced items, including jewelry, collectibles, vintage odds & ends, holiday decor and a vast array of household items — all for a good cause. If you count yourself a true-blue “junker,” then stop by the semi-annual Beautiful Junk Sale on Friday & Saturday, March 15 & 16 at the Jefferson County Fairgrounds. [Read more…] about Beautiful Junk Sale at Jefferson County Fairgrounds
Denver goes green for the its annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade, starting at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday, March 16. This year, the route starts at 19th and Wynkoop then proceeds down Wynkoop to 17th, south to Blake and then marches down Blake to 27th and beyond.
Insiders say the best spot to view the dancers, musicians and more is south of 20th Ave. on Blake Street (which will be renamed Tooley St. for the parade. (Be prepared for crowds and standing room only if you choose this spot. Some folks arrive as early as 6 a.m.) [Read more…] about Denver’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade Turns Downtown Green
The outlaws made headlines. The lawmen made history. The Highwaymen follows the untold true story of the legendary detectives who brought down Bonnie and Clyde. When the full force of the FBI and the latest forensic technology aren’t enough to capture the nation’s most notorious criminals, two former Texas Rangers (Kevin Costner and Woody Harrelson) must rely on their gut instincts and old school skills to get the job done. [Read more…] about Reserved Seats! Movie Preview – ‘The Highwaymen’
There’s a blizzard of savings at Dairy Queen! Customers are in luck during this season of green. Bargain hunters love any opportunity to save some green (also known as cash) — always a lucky day, no matter the holiday.
To usher in St. Patrick’s Day, DQ is offering a buy-one-get-one Blizzard Treat for 99¢ from Wednesday, March 6 through Sunday, March 17 at participating locations. [Read more…] about Dairy Queen serves BOGO Blizzard Treat for 99¢
No need to be a mathematician on National Pi Day, just a deep love of all things pie — sweet or savory. On Thursday, March 14, celebrate the day with these deals around town for dessert pies, pizza pies and pot pies.
No calculator necessary either, all of the deals offer big savings for hungry bargain hunters. (In some cases, more than 50% off.) The offers are valid at participating locations, while supplies last. Check back often, as more deals may be added to the round-up. [Read more…] about 14 Sweet & Savory Deals For National Pi Day in Denver
Discover STEM is a FREE, family-friendly event for K-12 students, parents and educators featuring hands-on STEM activities, free resources, prize drawings and more. Explore, engage and connect on Saturday, March 16 from 10 a.m. to noon at the Auraria Campus of Metropolitan State University. Participants can experience virtual reality, play with robots, learn about 3D printers and examine the wonders of nature. [Read more…] about Discover STEM – Fun For Students, Parents & Teachers
South Lakewood Elementary is the site of an Intercultural Fair on Wednesday, March 20 from 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. The fair provides students an outlet to share cultural knowledge and is FREE and open to the entire community. Enjoy live music, art, crafts, face painting, a photo booth and international potluck dinner. 8425 W. 1st Ave., Lakewood.
Chick-fil-A will open its second Castle Rock location on Thursday, March 21, expanding its handcrafted food and award-winning customer service. (“My pleasure!”)
Local franchise owner and operator Joe Weber is inviting residents to help celebrate by joining in the First 100 Road Trip on Wednesday, March 20 at his new location — 6353 Promenade Pkwy. (The celebration embodies a 15-year Chick-fil-A tradition of community engagement, where nearly $39 million in free Chick-fil-A meals has been awarded so far.) [Read more…] about First 100 Volunteers Get 52 Combo Meals at New Chick-fil-A in Castle Rock