Civic Center Eats, Colorado Wine Week and more on this week's calendar
Summer is in full swing -- as evidenced by the blossoming of the local street-food scene -- and its culinary fruits are bountiful.
Then-mayor John Hickenlooper at the first Civic Center Eats.
Here's a taste of what's on the calendar for the first week of June (and if you know of one we missed, feel free to share it in the comments section below):
Monday, June 4:
Throughout the summer, Steuben's, 523 East 17th Avenue, will be hosting a monthly Picnic on the Patio, celebrating the regional cuisine America. The June picnic, which starts at 6 p.m. tonight, is a five-course Hawaiian pig roast paired with cocktails, for $60. Call 303-830-1001 to reserve a spot.
In honor of Colorado Wine Week, Colt & Gray, 1553 Platte Street, will present a special wine-inspired cocktail menu this evening crafted by Colt & Gray's Kevin Burke and Joe Hines of Green Russell. Admission is $5, which includes specials on drinks and food; call 303-477-1447 for details and visit the Colorado Wine Week website for a full schedule of events.
523 E. 17th Ave., Denver, CO