Dutch Bros. Coffee, a chain from Portland, Oregon, has broken ground on a new store by Casa Bonita!
The old Chateau Motor Lodge sign on Pinterest. Looks like it is resting comfortably in someone’s living room. The former Chateau Motor Lodge at 8300 East Colfax Avenue at Valentia Street in Denver. Now the former Motel is the Orlando’s Apartments. (courtesy East Colfax NBHD)
Artist's rendering of the Motel DeVille, at Colfax Avenue and Galapago Street.
Less a performance-oriented event than a celebration of childhood reading, this inaugural fest — sponsored by the mighty Tattered Cover book stores — zeroes in on middle grade books and authors, but subsequent years will include picture books, according to organizers. With its partners at OMG BookFest! this free gathering brings games, activities, readings and meetings to the Tattered Cover on East Colfax Avenue. Authors include David Bowles, Julia DeVillers, Stuart Gibbs, Shannon Hale, Varian Johnson, Sarah Mlynowski, Brandon Mull, Lauren Myracle, Courtney Sheinmel and many others. May 19, tatteredcover.com.
Colfax Streetcar & The Blizzard of 1913 (Postcard courtesy of the Colfax Museum)
Argonaut Liquor, at 760 E. Colfax Avenue
Vintage Theatre presents
Saw this in Civic Center Park, and thought the Whos were back from Whoville...
The Greek Theater in Civic Center Park while still under construction. (photo courtesy Denver Public Library Western History Collection)
...assemble their wildest creations some/most/all of which will be displayed in the library. 951 Spruce St., Louisville. For more information, call 303-335-4821...
The Pioneer Monument, at the corner of Colfax Avenue and Broadway in Denver, Colorado.
Love this shirt from the Aurora History Museum Collection...Wolf's Restaurant & Lounge, at 15691 E. Colfax Avenue. Still there today!
Another coupon I wish I could still use, but expired in the early 1980's...
Join us Saturday, February 24, 2018, for a celebration of Johnny Cash's Birthday at The Owl Saloon at 5026 E. Colfax Avenue in Denver. The Man in Blackhawk (Jonny Barber) will re-create the Live at Folsom Prison album in its' entirety, which came out 50 years ago this year! Show starts at 9:00pm.
Opening Soon at Colfax and Emerson, sometime in the early 1980's!
(courtesy Denver Public Library Western History Collection)
The man is suspected of attacking a person near 11th and Spruce on January 20th.
Home of Schuyler Colfax, Vice President of the U.S., under Ulysses Grant, at corner of Market St. (now Colfax Ave.) and Taylor St. in South Bend, Indiana. Demolished.
The crew at Stanley Aviation. Robert Stanley invented and perfected the ejection seat not too far from East Colfax!
Old bottle from the West Colfax Farm Dairy, once at 5536 West Colfax Avenue in Lakewood, CO.
Hanna's Super Shell, 9445 E. Colfax at Clinton St.
Man, I wish I could still use this coupon! Sure miss the World's Largest Laundromat...
1970 photos of the Dog n Suds Drive-In at 7315 East Colfax Avenue. Thanks to David Hosticka for sending these in!
Here are three images from The Yucca, taken before 1947. Left to right those pictured are: Frank D. A. Clark, Frances Steele, James C (Torchy) Steele, Joseph C. Steele, and Margaret C. Clark. All in the photo are deceased. Joe Steele was my dad. Frances was his first wife, and Torchy, their son. (courtesy Larry Steele)
Streets of London is Colfax Avenue's neighborhood Punk Rock Bar, located at 1501 E. Colfax Avenue in Denver.