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Snooze is known as an AM eatery and serves many dishes with ingredients form local purveyors. Their list of purveyors is quite long and the menu provides a bit of something for everybody. Here's what you will find at Snooze.

The History

The restaurant was born in 2006 and founded by two brothers. They wanted to create an AM dining experience with innovative dishes, friendly service and a comfortable atmosphere. The cuisine is American with a twist and perfect for all ages.

The Menu

You will find plenty of interesting choices on the menu. Even the categories are interesting and include:

  • Flavors from the hen
  • The art of hollandaise
  • Our sammies
  • Sweet utopia
  • Like a feather
  • Flavor saveurs
  • Ahhh la carte
  • Drink & coffee
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Denver is full of fun candy shops to fill that sweet craving or to help you find the perfect gift for someone. All year offers a good time to stock up on candy, whether it’s Halloween time, Christmastime, Easter or your kid’s summer slumber parties and the kid’s want candy.

It’s fun to grab a bowl of ice cream, try a splurge-worthy truffle or pick up some nostalgic candy for the memories. Whether you need a sweet treat or want to get one for someone else, here are the best Denver Candy Shops that you have to check out.

Sugarlicious – 3000 East 3rd Avenue, Denver

Located in the Cheery Creek North area, Sugarlicious is the place to go when you need a little bit of everything. They have gummies, hard candies, chocolates and more. Stock up on

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Denver’s Comic Con 2015 is coming to town and you’re not going to want to miss it. It’s taking place at the Colorado Convention Center and is going to be a 4-day event. Prices start at $35 and include your chance to attend the premiere pop-culture fan experience, meet celebrities and see the massive exhibit of toys, games, art, collectibles and more.

Bring the whole family because there will be a family-fun activities area too. If you want to be a part of one of the biggest pop-culture experiences in the country, check it out in Denver this May.

About Denver Comic Con 2015

The Denver Comic Con is designed to educate children and the public through forms of pop culture, especially comic books, and to bring together a diverse group of people to

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If you love beer, finding the best microbreweries is important. Denver has plenty of great breweries, but there are more found in Jefferson County than you might think. Here's a quick look at a few of the top microbreweries in the area.

Ironworks Brewery - 12354 West Alameda Parkway, Lakewood

Those enjoying a great beer will love the Ironworks Brewery. This is the place for fresh flavors and plenty of specialty brewers. Whether you want to try the Tanglefoot Red Ale or the Scottish Ale, you will find something perfect for your palette here. They also carry a popular Vanilla Porter, the Alameda Amber and much more.

Odyssey Beerwerks Brewery and Taproom - 5535 West 56th Avenue, Arvada

Odyssey is known as a great spot for friends to gather

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The Mile High City is a great place for sunshine and off-road bike trails. With more than 850 miles of paved paths and many miles more of dirt paths, there are plenty of great spots for family bike riding. Here are some of the top trails to try with your family.

Cherry Creek Bike Path

A 40-mile trail found near water, the Cherry Creek Bike Path is an enjoyable place for a ride. It runs through a quiet neighborhood all the way to Franktown. There are plenty of upscale cafes found throughout the area to enjoy and the path even goes through one of the largest larks in the state. You can check out the Four Mile House and many other attractions along the path.

Clear Creek Bike Path

With about 20 miles of trail, this path provides beautiful

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Drinking wine, while learning to paint has become a very fun activity for adults to enjoy. Many paint and sip classes are found throughout the Mile High City. Some provide more than just wine, such as cocktails or craft beer. Here are a few of the top choices for your next night out.

Sipping N Painting Hampden - 6300 East Hampden Avenue, Denver

If you live on the south side of the city, this is a great studio for a paint and sip. They offer many different styles, night classes and a large selection of wine. They do accept walk-ins, but it's best to call ahead and get a reservation.

PoshSplat - 1468 Pearl Street #120, Boulder

If you live in Boulder, PoshSplat is the right place for you. It's found inside the Pearl Street Mall and provides

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Finding the best landmarks will allow you to get in touch with Denver in a more intimate way. When you discover the many historic landmarks within the city you will be amazed at how much they have to offer. Here are some of the top landmarks found throughout Denver.

United State Mint - 320 West Colfax Avenue, Denver

The United States Mint has been producing coins in Denver since 1906. This historic landmark is a huge draw in the city and the largest producer of coins in the entire world. They offer free tours with a reservation, which will allow you to see how coins are made, discover some of the history and get some inside information. The gift shop offers plenty of collectible items and gifts after your tour.

Red Rocks Amphitheatre - 18300

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Stage

Recently, the Denver Center for Performing Arts released their list of musicals for the 2015 - 2016 season. As one of the top venues for stage performances in the city, the Denver Center provides all types of choices.

Last year's Broadway Series was one of the top musical series held in Denver for quite a while. However, this year's lineup may be even better. Some of the favorite shows will be returning, but a few others will be a part of this season.

Musicals Coming in 2015

There are many shows coming to the Denver Center for Performing Arts. Some of the best shows are musicals and will provide plenty of fun for everybody. Musicals coming for the 2015 - 2016 season include:

  • Forbidden Broadway: Alive & Kicking! - Until March 1st, 2015
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As one of the most fit states in the country, Colorado is certainly a place full of races. There are all types of 5K, 10K, mini-marathons, half-marathons and full marathons held throughout the year. Here are some of the top upcoming races found throughout the state of Colorado.

Le Cours de L'Amour 5K/10K - City Park in Denver

This race will be held on Valentine's Day and will provide plenty of great racing fun. The course is called "The Course of Love" and the race caters to both singles and couples. You can dress in your best Valentine's Day outfit and enjoy plenty of fun. There will also be a 1K race for kids, live music, food, drinks, activities, awards and more.

Snowman Stampede - Hudson Gardens in Littleton

On February 21st the annual

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The Colorado Garden and Home Show will be an amazing nine day event at the Convention Center in Denver, CO. The gardening and home improvement do it yourself enthusiasts will be in heaven. When you purchase a ticket all the proceeds will go for horticulture grants and different types of scholarships across the state.

There are so many gurus of home improvement and gardening that you won’t be able to help getting inspired. The landscaping experts will teach you effective and appealing ways to design your lawn and garden. You won't want the nine days to be over when you realize how much you have to learn.

What you can Expect During the Event

You can easily relax as you take a walk through over an acre of gardens that have been professionally

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