April 2023

Peruvian, Trap Music Artist Renata Flores Dazzles Denver at Biennial of the Americas

Her lyrics are messages of freedom and female empowerment. Her stage presence is imposing, full of colors and traditional Andean garments adapted to her modern style. Her sound mixes panpipes, violin, and trap bases.

Denver! Get Immersed In A Free Cultural Playground Of Art, Music, Food & Fashion, April 24-30 At Biennial of the Americas & Cities Summit of the Americas

The Cities Summit, where community and
city leaders of the Western Hemisphere such as the U.S. The Secretary of State Department, 250 national
and international mayors, and 3,000 registered attendees, will for the first time convene in Denver at the
Colorado Convention Center to address a range of priorities the local communities in the Americas share
throughout the week of April 24th, with official events starting on April 26th.

Steve Lopez, A Destiny Followed, Winner of Denver Press Club’s Damon Runyon Award

Writing about societal issues may have not been what Steve Lopez envisioned for his life’s work early on in his career but it is where life’s path took him and he was wise enough to follow that destiny.

April 14th Proclaimed Steve Lopez Day By Denver Mayor Michael Hancock, Lopez Will Be The first Hispanic to win the Damon Runyon Award

Lopez will be the first Hispanic American to win the award. He’s a four-time nominee for the Pulitzer Prize and the author of “The Soloist,” a New York Times bestseller that inspired a film of the same name starring Robert Downey Jr. as Lopez. In 2020, the Pulitzer Prize Board lauded his “purposeful columns about rising homelessness in Los Angeles, which amplified calls for government action to deal with a long- visible public crisis.”

ZONE Marketplace Celebrates 10 Years, Join The Fun In More Ways Than One April 7 & 8th

The ZONE Marketplace at 675 Santa Fe Drive will celebrate its 10th anniversary of getting dozens of small business started with a champagne toast, cake, guest speakers and lots of giveaways plus an opportunity to get your own business off the ground. The fun starts at noon Saturday and Sunday April 7th and 8th.