DOWNTOWN — The Big Wonderful will take place on Saturday, July 25 with a free concert from WhiteWater Ramble with a series of "Pickin on Paul Simon" tunes. The standard mix of local goodness will be there from noon to 7:30 p.m., including artisan merchants, food trucks, craft beer and cocktails, a kids corner, an on-site dog park and more. More information about the vendors, artists, and activities at the event can be found online.
LOHI — Stir Cooking School is featuring two new and exciting classes on Saturday, July 25. Starting at 11 a.m., guests can learn how to utilize seasonal berries and fruits in the summer fruit pies and arts class. Guests will learn the basics of pie and tart making, from flakey piecrust to perfect fillings. Cost is $69 a person. Starting at 6:30 p.m., guests can create a menu of bourbon glazed chicken wings with blue cheese dipping sauce, pan-seared pork chops with a sauteed apple and bourbon jus, bourbon sweet potato puree, roasted green beans with bourbon butter, and bourbon molasses ice cream for dessert. Cost $75 a person. More information and class sign-up can be found online.
DOWNTOWN — The Kitchen Denver has officially launched a brunch menu that is available every Saturday and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. The menu includes classic morning libations, mouthwatering pastries and coffee cakes, a seafood bar, and an assortment of breakfast and lunch items. To make a reservation call 303.623.3127.
RINO — RiNo’s neighborhood bike shop, Oh, Wheelie? Will host a popup at The Source on Sunday, July 26 to celebrate the finale of the Tour de France. From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., the race finale will play on the big screen and Oh, Wheelie? will showcase the newest additions to their shop. More information about the event can be found online.