WHAT’S HAPPENING 8-25-22

WEDNESDAY & THURSDAY CONCERTS AT CHERRY CREEK LAKE
Denver’s only waterfront event center. The two-level Lake House hosts weddings and corporate events inside, on the outside deck and on the sand. A nautically themed bar-“The  Pub” offers a full bar with seating beneath a shaded deck overlooking the lake. Open Tuesdays-Sunday. AUG. 25, Dotsero Band; AUG. 31, TBA; SEPT. 9,  Live Your Lyrics – A  Musical gathering to promote Suicide Awareness and Prevention. Info and tickets online for concerts through Sept. 9 at www.pbcherrycreek.com/pb-events. Also equipment rentals.

CURTIS ARTS MOBILE CONCERT SERIES
AUG. 25 6 p.m. FREE musical events featuring four bands playing at various Greenwood Village parks every Thursday in August. Each week features a unique style of music. Food trucks available. AUG. 25, The Goonies at Curtis Park. Info: 303-797-1779. Bring a blanket.

2022 MORGAN ADAMS CONCOURS d’ ELEGANCE
AUG. 27, 6-10 p.m. at TAC Air at Centennial Airport, Englewood. Hanger party to benefit The Morgan Adams Foundation. View a collection of historically significant airplanes, cars, and motorcycles, including modern jets and supercars. Aerial demonstration, silent & live auction, treats from Denver restaurants. Tickets: 303-758-2130. 

AFFORDABLE ARTS FESTIVAL
AUG. 28, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Valuable artwork from over 160 National & Colorado Artists priced at $100 or less. Tickets: $12 online and at the gate at Arapahoe Community College Campus, 5900 S Santa Fe Dr., Littleton. Ticket proceeds help fund students scholarships. Affordableartsfestival.com

SOUTH METRO DENVER CHAMBER ANNUAL WOMEN IN BUSINESS CONFERENCE
SEPT. 8 – Lone Tree Golf Club, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tickets 303-795-0142. Speakers: Christine Kahane, Candice Kingston, Michelle Fournier and Marilyn Manning. Register at BestChamber.com/WIBC

“TAPS” COLORADO CELEBRITY CLASSIC
SEPT. 10, 5 p.m. Denver Songwriter Show & Dinner at Wings Over the Rockies Air & Space Museum, 7711 E. Academy Blvd., Denver. Featuring singer/songwriters Frank Myers, Anthony Smith, Wynn Varbel, Brice Long & Jimmy Nichols. Prime rib dinner prepared by the Coors cowboys. Meet TAPS Founder &  President Bonnie Carroll.  Silent auction www.taps.org/colorado

DENVER BOTANIC GARDENS ROSE SOCIETY SHOW
SEPT. 11, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. Roses accepted from 6:30-10 a.m. Take blooming roses from your garden to display without the formality of a judged rose show. Vases provided. Speakers and panels from 1-3 p.m. Ask experts all about roses. Admission required. 

ARAPAHOE COUNTY 5K RACE
SEPT. 15, 5:30-7:30 p.m. A timed race beginning at Tagawa Gardens and running along the Cherry Creek Regional Trail. Walkers welcome. Funds support trail maintenance  & Arapahoe County Open Spaces. BBQ dinner and live bluegrass at the finish line. Location: 7711 S. Parker Rd., Centennial. Registration Fee: $25 online, $30 onsite. Details at rapahoecountyeventcenter.com/5ktrailseries.

COLORADO AUTHOR’S HALL OF FAME
SEPT. 16,  noon to 2 p.m. at Denver Univ. in the Tuscany Ballroom. Award Winning and Bestselling Autor Patricia Rayon will speak at the first Aspiring Author Scholarship Awards ceremony. Five aspiring authors to receive $2,000 scholarships.  Tickets: https://colorado authorshlloffame.org/events.html Nominations for authors to be inducted at www.ColoradoAuthorsHallofFame.org

SHILOH HOUSE BOOTS & BOWTIES
SEPT. 17, 5-8:30 p.m. 2022 Gala in Castle Rock. Premier fundraiser to serve youth & families impacted by drama, abuse, family crisis and neglect.  Info: Adam Robe. arobe@shilohouse.net

ALCOHOL, TOBACCO  & FIREARMS PARTY
SEPT. 17, 7:30 a.m. – breakfast; 8:15 a.m. Safety Instruction 8:30 a.m. Shotgun Start; 11:30 .m. lunch, keynote, live auction, cocktails & cigars. Sponsored by Independence Institute. Kiowa Creek Sporting Club, 46700 E County Road 30, Bennett, CO. RSVP: Mary Goodley at maryg@i2i.org

COLORADO CHRISTIAN BUSINESS ALLIANCE 10-YEAR ANNIVERSARY CONFERENCE
“Take Delight in the Lord.”  SEPT. 30. 7 a.m. – 3 p.m. at Infinity Park Event Center, Glendale. Keynote Speaker: James Barthel,  MBA, Founder  & former CE O of  Metals Treat meant  LLC, a National Company. Info: ccballiance.org

WESTERN FANTASY SCHEDULED FOR OCT. 15
The 29th Annual event will be chaired by Pat Robinson and will feature country star Justin Moore! Table sponsorships available before June 30. Visit Western.com or contact Michael James mjames@voacolorado.org or 303-297-0408. 

WHAT’S NEW?
Ed Bozarth Chevrolet Aurora  is now CELEBRATION CHEVROLET under the leadership of Kent Bozarth. Located at 2001 S Havana Aurora. Delivery anywhere in Colorado. Visit www.celebrationchevrolet.com for information on this third generation led family automobile business.