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Colorado Springs Cajun restaurants kick it up for Fat Tuesday

Thu, Feb 23, 2017 - 9:42 AM 0

When it comes to Mardi Gras parties, Phil Duhon is the go-to guy. After all he's been doing it for 19 years, starting when he was executive chef at the Ritz...

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Must See Must Do: Readings of minds, plays and poetry as well as intergalactic cosplay

Thu, Feb 23, 2017 - 3:03 PM 0

Whatcha thinking about? Abracadabra. Mentalist Paul Draper says he knows what's on your mind. He'll probe the "Mysteries of the Mind" at 8 p.m. in The Gold...

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Amazon's 'Patriot' is another show you should get around to watching someday
Amazon's 'Patriot' is another show you should get around to watching someday

By: - 0 Fri, Feb 24, 2017

From that shelf of words most often used to describe hard-to-peg TV shows, let's go with "melancholy" and "quirky" for Amazon's "Patriot," a 10-episode...

Movie review: 'Rock Dog' obeys every command of a formulaic kids' tale
Movie review: 'Rock Dog' obeys every command of a formulaic kids' tale

By: - 0 Fri, Feb 24, 2017

Starring Luke Wilson, Eddie Izzard, J.K. Simmons, Lewis Black, Kenan Thompson, Mae Whitman; directed by Ash Brannon; 80 minutes; rated PG for action...

TV Review: 'Taken' from the big screen, new NBC series delivers action and intrigue
TV Review: 'Taken' from the big screen, new NBC series delivers action and intrigue

By: Terry Terrones - 0 12 hr ago

Cast: Clive Standen ("Vikings," "Everest"), Jennifer Beals ("Flashdance," "The L Word"), Brooklyn Sudano ("With This Ring"), S ("Vacation"), Monique...

Three concurrent exhibits to open at Fine Arts Center
Three concurrent exhibits to open at Fine Arts Center

By: Jen Mulson - 0 22 hr ago

"The Migrant Series: Don Coen," paintings by Coen, "Front Row Center: Larry Hulst," photos by Hulst, and "FAC Legacy Series: Mary Chenoweth Works on...

Video shows Harrison Ford’s mistaken taxiway landing after he flew low over an airliner
Video shows Harrison Ford’s mistaken taxiway landing after he flew low over an airliner

By: - 0 Wed, Feb 22, 2017

A plane piloted by Harrison Ford flew right over a grounded airliner that had 110 people aboard before landing on the taxiway, narrowly avoiding a...

Denver Restaurant Week to feature more than 250 eateries
Denver Restaurant Week to feature more than 250 eateries

By: Jen Mulson - 0 Wed, Feb 22, 2017

Denver Restaurant Week is the best time of the year for foodies anywhere near the Mile High City. More than 250 restaurants will participate and...

Pikes Pub: Get engaged - over suds - at Civics on Tap in Colorado Springs
Pikes Pub: Get engaged - over suds - at Civics on Tap in Colorado Springs

By: Stephanie Earls - 0 Wed, Feb 22, 2017

Why does Colorado Springs look, and function, like it does? How do the county and city work together to make it that way? What exactly is a Für Lisa...

Theater Review: 'Heir Apparent' a clever antidote for the 24-hour news cycle
Theater Review: 'Heir Apparent' a clever antidote for the 24-hour news cycle

By: - 0 Wed, Feb 22, 2017

It doesn't seem to matter what party you align with: Americans are wound pretty tight these days. A Feb. 15 poll by the American Psychological...

Colorado Springs Philharmonic hosts Yo-Yo Ma for 90th anniversary
Colorado Springs Philharmonic hosts Yo-Yo Ma for 90th anniversary

By: Jen Mulson - 0 Wed, Feb 22, 2017

One of the most highly regarded musicians in the world will help the Colorado Springs Philharmonic celebrate its 90th anniversary. Cellist Yo-Yo Ma...

Dining review: A visual feast accompanies exceptional java at Switchback Coffee Roasters
Dining review: A visual feast accompanies exceptional java at Switchback Coffee Roasters

By: - 0 Wed, Feb 22, 2017

They say we eat with our eyes first and I'll confess that I didn't expect to have such a visual feast at a coffee shop. But Switchback Coffee Roasters...

Manitou Springs celebrates with Carnivale Parade, Mumbo Jumbo Gumbo Cook-Off
Manitou Springs celebrates with Carnivale Parade, Mumbo Jumbo Gumbo Cook-Off

By: Jen Mulson - 0 Wed, Feb 22, 2017

Manitou Springs almost didn't keep it weird this year. The popular Carnivale Parade that started 24 years ago nearly fell by the wayside after past...

Colorado Springs area stage events starting Feb. 23, 2017
Colorado Springs area stage events starting Feb. 23, 2017

By: 0 Wed, Feb 22, 2017

Stage events in and around Colorado Springs for the week beginning Feb. 23, 2017.

Colorado music, stage, art events and festivals starting Feb. 23, 2017
Colorado music, stage, art events and festivals starting Feb. 23, 2017

By: - 0 Wed, Feb 22, 2017

Music, stage and art events as well as festivals in and around Colorado Springs for the week beginning Feb. 23, 2017.

Colorado Springs area art events starting Feb. 23, 2017
Colorado Springs area art events starting Feb. 23, 2017

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Art events in and around Colorado Springs for the week beginning Feb. 23, 2017.

Colorado Springs area music events starting Feb. 23, 2017
Colorado Springs area music events starting Feb. 23, 2017

By: 0 Wed, Feb 22, 2017

Music events in and around Colorado Springs for the week beginning Feb. 23, 2017.

Colorado Springs area beer related events starting Feb. 23, 2017
Colorado Springs area beer related events starting Feb. 23, 2017

By: - 0 Wed, Feb 22, 2017

Beer-related events in and around Colorado Springs for the week beginning Feb. 23, 2017.

Plan your weekend with the Gazette's Feb. 23 GO! Here's what's in store
Plan your weekend with the Gazette's Feb. 23 GO! Here's what's in store

By: - 0 Wed, Feb 22, 2017

Here are some of the stories, reviews and features you'll find in the Feb. 23 GO! - One of the most highly regarded musicians in the world will help...

MeadowGrass band lineup taking shape
MeadowGrass band lineup taking shape

By: Jen Mulson - 0 Wed, Feb 22, 2017

The roster of bands for the ninth annual MeadowGrass Music Festival is shaping up. A handful of the performers headed to the popular Memorial Day...

Shooting gets underway for Han Solo 'Star Wars' film
Shooting gets underway for Han Solo 'Star Wars' film

By: - 0 Tue, Feb 21, 2017

NEW YORK — Alden Ehrenreich has taken control of the Millennium Falcon. The Han Solo "Star Wars" spinoff has begun production. The Walt Disney Co....

Hollywood, China build a 'Wall' and further cement their bond
Hollywood, China build a 'Wall' and further cement their bond

By: - 0 Tue, Feb 21, 2017

"May you live in interesting times." So goes the famous Chinese saying. And the times couldn't be more interesting for "The Great Wall" - the...

Video Game Haiku Review - Take on a new threat in 'Halo Wars 2'
Video Game Haiku Review - Take on a new threat in 'Halo Wars 2'

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Mon, Feb 20, 2017

Title: Halo Wars 2 Format: PC, Xbox One Price: $59.99 Developer: Creative Assembly/343 Industries Publisher: Microsoft Studios ESRB Rating: T...

Netflix plans new toys, merchandise based on hit TV shows
Netflix plans new toys, merchandise based on hit TV shows

By: - 0 Sun, Feb 19, 2017

Netflix is plotting a move into the toy business. The world's largest paid video service is looking to hire an executive to oversee the licensing of...

TV Review - MTV's 'Stranded with a Million Dollars' is 'Survivor' with a twist
TV Review - MTV's 'Stranded with a Million Dollars' is 'Survivor' with a twist

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Sun, Feb 19, 2017

“Stranded With a Million Dollars” Airs: The season premieres Tuesday, February 21 at 8 p.m. on MTV The premise: This new reality series...

TV Review: You won't want to miss an episode of 'Big Little Lies'
TV Review: You won't want to miss an episode of 'Big Little Lies'

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Sat, Feb 18, 2017

"Big Little Lies" Cast: Reese Witherspoon ("Walk the Line," "Wild"), Nicole Kidman ("The Hours," "To Die For"), Shailene Woodley ("The Descendants,"...

Movie review: 'The Great Wall' isn't that great after all
Movie review: 'The Great Wall' isn't that great after all

By: - 0 Fri, Feb 17, 2017

Starring Matt Damon, Willem Dafoe, Andy Lau; directed by Zhang Yimou; 103 minutes; PG-13 for sequences of fantasy action violence "The Great Wall"...

How to watch Oscar-nominated flicks from your couch
How to watch Oscar-nominated flicks from your couch

By: 0 Fri, Feb 17, 2017

NEW YORK (AP) — Movie fans, rejoice! You can watch about two-thirds of the Oscar-nominated flicks from your couch. But it'll cost you. Of the 62...

Colorado Springs area music events starting Feb. 16, 2017
Colorado Springs area music events starting Feb. 16, 2017

By: 0 Fri, Feb 17, 2017

Music events in and around Colorado Springs for the week beginning Feb. 16, 2017.

Dining Review: Finding upscale Mexican worth every cent in Colorado Springs
Dining Review: Finding upscale Mexican worth every cent in Colorado Springs

By: Robin Intemann - 0 Thu, Feb 16, 2017

You bet tacos, tamales and enchiladas are available at La Cava Fine Mexican Cuisine, but these are upscale versions - as are most of the dishes...

Motif Jazz Cafe will return to the scene in Colorado Springs
Motif Jazz Cafe will return to the scene in Colorado Springs

By: Jen Mulson - 0 Thu, Feb 16, 2017

Steve Draper opened Motif in 2010 as a place to hear the great jazz musicians that populate our city. The popular club closed on New Year's Eve in...

Pikes Pub: Firkin Rendezvous in Colorado Springs draws beer fans, creators
Pikes Pub: Firkin Rendezvous in Colorado Springs draws beer fans, creators

By: Stephanie Earls - 0 Thu, Feb 16, 2017

If craft beer is "the new rock 'n' roll," as the saying goes at Bristol Brewing Co., then I guess the Firkin Rendezvous is kind of like a sudsy South...

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