Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art, 1750 13th St., 303/443-2122. Tues.-Sat., 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Closed Sun.-Mon. Free admission, Thursdays 4-6 p.m. Dark Resonance, Icons of My Tribe: A Year at the Mall, Arte E Ecologia: On the Social Ecology of Place. Call 303/443-2122.
Chicano Humanities & Arts Council, 772 Santa Fe Dr., Denver. 303/571-0440. Open Sat., 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Sun.1 4 p.m. Featuring Fortaleciendo El Espiritu!, with work by Susanne Gammon and Ella Maria Ray, June 27 29; opening reception Fri., June 27.
Denver Art Museum, 100 W. 14th Ave. Parkway, Denver, 303/640-4433. $4.50-$6. Featuring Retrospectacle: 25 Years of Collecting Modern and Contemporary Art. West Point/ Points West. Tickets on sale at the Museum and on-line at
Edge Gallery, 3658 Navajo St., Denver. Open Fri. 7-10 p.m., Sat. and Sun. 1-5 p.m. Featuring Harriet Moyer Portfolio: Formal Sittings through July 30. Call 303/477-7173.
Flying Turtle Gallery West, 611 Cañon Street, Guffey, 719/689-2020. Hours are Fri. and Sat. 11 a.m. - 7 p.m., Sun 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., and by appointment. Featuring the work of local Guffey artists, plus the art furniture of Orlando, Fla. woodworker Sandy Schoenberger. Grand Opening Fri., July 4, 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Foothills Art Center, 809 15th St., Golden. 35 Anniversary Exhibition features 27 painters and sculptors in four different styles, also Contemporary Jananese Quilts. Through July 6. Mon.-Sat., 10-5 p.m.; Sun. 1-5 p.m. 303/279-3922.
The Gallery, 132 W. Ryus, in La Veta, 719/742-3074. May 3 - June 21. Sat. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Tues. and Thurs. 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. La Veta Photography Show, The juried and judged show includes photos by 35 photographers. Free. Gallery in the Park features Fantasy in Fiber, over 30 handmade creations by 12 artists.
Museum of Contemporary Art, 1275 19th St., Denver. 303/298-7554. Tue. Sat., 11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. sun., Noon to 5:30 p.m. Featuring 2003 Colorado Biennial 10 + 10 through Sept. 21.
The Wildlife Experience, 10035 S. Peoria, Parker, 720/488-3300. $6. Featuring, daily, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Featuring Feline Fine: Art of Cats, an art exhibit both beautiful and informative.
literary events Presentation and Booksigning, Tattered Cover Bookstore Cherry Creek, 2955 E. 1st Ave., Denver. Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton will sign copies of Living History. Free tickets are available at both Tattered Cover locations with the purchase of Living History. Sat., July 26, 4 p.m. For more information, call 303/322-1965 ext.7447 for more information.
summer fests and such Friendship Powwow and American Indian Family Day, Acoma Plaza at the Denver Art Museum, 100 W. 14th Ave. Denver. Cultural celebration with dancing, drumming, contests, art and food. Sat., July 12, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Salida-Aspen Concert Series, John Held Auditorium, 9th and D streets, Salida. $7. July 5 Aug. 9. Call l719/539-7030 for more.
Snowmass Village Free Concert Series, Snowmass Mountain, Thursdays, June 26 Aug. 23. For more, visit
Vail Bravo! Music Festival, Vail. New York Philharmonic Orchestra, soloists, ensembles and pop concerts. June 24 Aug. 4. Visit
High Mountain Hay Fever Bluegrass Festival, Saddle Club Rodeo Grounds, Westcliffe. Fri., July 11, 3 10 p.m., Sat., July 12, 10:30 a.m. to 11 p.m. - Sun., July 13, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. For more, call 719/783-0883.
Cherry Creek Arts Festival, Cherry Creek North, on 2nd and 3rd avenues between Clayton and Steele streets. July 4 6. Fri., 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Sat., 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Sun., 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Call 303/355-2787 for more.
Aspen Music Festival and School. Musical Visionaries: Beethoven, Berlioz, and Beyond. June 19 Aug. 17. Chamber Music Mondays, recital and master-class Tuesdays, symphony Wednesdays, and more. Call 970/925-9042 or go to
theater Smokey Joe's Caf, a musical about the 1950s. Arvada Center for the Arts and Humanities, 6901 Wadsworth Blvd., Arvada, 303/431-3939. Through July 20, $24-$36. A special audio-described performance to allow visually-impaired audience members to experience the performance at no additional charge. Sat., July 19, 2 p.m.; those wishing audio description should arrive at least 30 minutes prior to show time. For more, call 720/898-7200 or
Marriage is Murder, Jones Theater, Westcliffe Center for the Performing Arts, 119 Main St.Westcliffe. $5 - $10. Fri. and Sat., June 20 28, 7:30 p.m. Sun. June 22 and 28, 2 p.m. Call 719/783-3004 for more.
Dream Masterz Theatrical Illusion Show, Theatre of Dreams Arts and Event Center, 735 Park St., Castle Rock. Cabaret show featuring Joe Givan and Carol Massie, award-winning illusionists. $18. Every Saturday, 8 p.m. For info and tickets, call 303/660-6799.