Events

Events for 04/26/2013

February 09, 2013 - May 01

Flash Fiction Contest - Hidden Amongst These Worlds

Time: 4:27 pm - 11:59 pm

Web Site:http://www.ppb-nlapw.org/calendar.php

Announcing the 2013 Pikes Peak Branch National League of American Pen Women Flash Fiction Contest

A complete, but very short story of 100 words or fewer
Deadline: Postmarked/received by email by May 1, 2013
Entry Fee: $10 first manuscript, $8 each additional manuscript, $10 optional critique fee
Prizes: First-$100, Second-$50, Judge’s Merit-$25
Theme: Hidden Amongst These Worlds (Can be any genre)
Flash Fiction is a complete, but very short story of 100 words or fewer.  The title is not included in the word count.  The story must pertain to the theme, “Hidden Amongst These Worlds”  All genres are welcome, and multiple entries may be submitted.  An entry fee is required for each entry, however each entry after the first is discounted to $8 per.  You can also opt for a completely optional critique of your piece by a published author for an additional $10 per entry.  A self-addressed, stamped envelope must be included with mailed entries if you would like it returned by mail.  Winners will be notified by May 31, 2013.  For complete rules and entry blank, please go to www.ppb-nlapw.org/contests.php or www.ppb-nlapw.org and click on the Contests tab or email info@ppb-nlapw.org.

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April 26, 2013 - April 28

Rocky Mountain Pinball Showdown

Time: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Location: Sheraton Denver Tech Center Hotel: 7007 South Clinton Street, Greenwood Village, CO 80112

Web Site:http://WWW.PinBallShowdown.com

Calling All Pinball Wizards and Classic Arcade Gamers

Over 125 pinball machines and classic arcade games set on free play, No Quarters Needed, on April  26-28, 2013, in Denver, Colorado

The Rocky Mountain Pinball Showdown and Gameroom Expo celebrates its tenth year and packs three amazing days with over 125 free pinball and arcade video games to play – No Quarters Needed. Play for fun or in tournaments for all ages and skill levels. See the latest pinball and classic arcade movies and attend fascinating PinChat seminars hosted by big names in the pinball and classic arcade community. Check out the exhibitors buying and selling pinball machines, classic arcade games and parts.

Show dates and times

• Fri., April 26: 11 am - midnight
• Sat., April 27:  9 am - midnight
• Sun., April 28:  9 am - 5 pm

Admission

• $20 per day adult;
  $50 adult 3-day pass
• $10 per day kids (7-12 years);
  $25 kids 3-day pass
• Kids 6 and under, FREE

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April 26, 2013 - April 28

Rocky Mtn. Pinball Showdown and Gameroom Expo

Time: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Location: Sheraton Denver Tech Center Hotel: 7007 South Clinton Street, Greenwood Village, CO 80112. FREE PARKING.

Web Site:http://www.PinballShowdown.com

Calling all pinball wizards and classic arcade gamers! Three amazing days every April in Denver, Colorado, with over 125 free pinball and arcade video games to play – No Quarters Needed. Play for fun or in tournaments for all ages and skill levels. See the latest pinball and classic arcade movies, and attend fascinating PinChat seminars hosted by big names in the pinball and classic arcade community. Check out the exhibitors buying and selling pinball machines, classic arcade games and parts. This gameroom festival attracts collectors, hobbyists, the best players in the world, and people who just want to have some pinball and arcade gaming fun.

• Fri., April 26: 11 am - midnight
• Sat., April 27:  9 am - midnight
• Sun., April 28:  9 am - 5 pm

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April 26, 2013 - April 26

2013 BMA Colorado Gold Key Awards Gala

Time: 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm

Location: Seawell Grand Ballroom at Denver Center for the Performing Arts

Web Site:http://bmacolorado.org

Join BMA Colorado for our annual Gold Key Awards Gala on Friday, April 26, 2013 at 5:30p.m. in the Seawell Grand Ballroom at Denver Center for the Performing Arts.  The Gala will begin with a cocktail hour; during this time, all winning 2013 Gold Key entries will be on display. Cocktail hour will be followed by a  gourmet sit-down dinner catered by Epicurian. After dinner, CBS4 Critic-at-Large Greg Moody will emcee a brief awards ceremony, which will be followed by an after party with live entertainment by DecaDance.
For more information, visit www.bmacolorado.org.

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April 26, 2013 - April 26

Rock & Runway presented by MERCURY

Time: 6:30 pm - 11:00 pm

Location: The Fillmore Auditorium

Web Site:https://s08.123signup.com/servlet/SignUp;jsessionid=5625955A67CA30EAB349FAB3B2EC23AD?PG=1531921182300&P=153192100http://

To wrap up National Volunteer Week, Denver Gives is hosting Rock & Runway at the Fillmore Auditorium!
Hosted by Bailey of Channel 93.3 and Amelia Earhart of 9News, Rock & Runway will be an event you will not want to miss!

Featuring Rachel and the Kings, Ashtree, Left Foot Green and Ian Mahan, Featuring designs by Gabriela Martinez and other local designers, with over 30 local models and OH SO MUCH MORE!

We are going to hold one of the best concert/fashion shows around featuring local talent from the music and fashion world! We as always will connect this with a certain aspect of aviation! Bailey from Area 93.3 is back to Co-Emcee with Amelia Earhart from 9News!

We would like to thank Beautiful Distractions and JAnthony Photography for their sponsorship of the Fashion Show and to Area 93.3 for their media sponsorship and MERCURY as our Presenting Sponsor.

And of course our presenting sponsor again this year MERCURY!

GA tickets for Denver Gives Members ONLY just $20 (limit 4)!
Public tickets available at Ticketmaster!

VIP Tickets are reserved for purchase by Denver Gives members and their guests (Must be 21+ to purchase and attend with VIP status)! Limited access, preferred seating in the Mezzanine to the right of the stage with amazing views of the 40 foot fashion runway and the main stage, access to the VIP cash bar, and access to the VIP area bathrooms, PLUS attendance at the Post-Event party from midnight to 2am at the Fillmore! VIP tickets are just $60!

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