Tidbites | A tastier Halloween


Grab your costumes and head to Q’s Restaurant for a Halloween celebration complete with yummy food and all-natural beer. At 6:30 p.m., Oct. 27, Chefs John Platt and Shawn Murrell will be preparing five courses paired with a variety of brews, including their medal-winning Pumpkin Ale. Be sure to find your creativity cap and start working on your costume, because the best-dressed guest will receive a prize. Cost is $45 per person, plus tax and gratuity. For reservations, call 303-442-4880.


In preparation for its grand opening in November, Lucky’s Bakehouse and Creamery is giving customers a taste of what they are all about. From 3 to 8 p.m. on Oct. 30, the bakery will be giving away free samples of seasonal treats, including all-natural ice cream, cakes and pastries. The bakery has also revealed some new cupcake flavors, including chocolate s’mores, pumpkin with cinnamon buttercream and vegan chai with ginger frosting. All of these fall goodies are created by Jen Bush, a nationally recognized chef who served as a pastry chef for Big Red F Restaurant Group for 10 years. Lucky’s Bakehouse and Creamery is located across from Lucky’s Market in Boulder and will be open seven days a week. For more information, call 303-444-0215.


That’s right, the Boorito is back. In the spirit of Halloween, as well as in the interest of promoting sustainable food, Chipotle customers dressed in their Halloween costumes will get their choice of a burrito, burrito bowl, salad, or order of tacos for only $2 starting at 4 p.m. Oct. 31. Proceeds of up to $1 million will go to the Cultivate Foundation, a non-profit organization that focuses on creating a more sustainable and healthful food supply and raising awareness about food issues. Fundraiser participants are also invited to enter the Chipotle Costume Contest for a chance to win $2,500 and other prizes. For more information, visit www.chipotle.com/boorito.


If you are wondering where the superheroes are hanging out this Halloween, look no further than Centro Latin Kitchen and Refreshment Palace. Kids of all ages (inner children included) are invited to join the restaurant on Oct. 31 for its Halloween celebration, complete with superheroes from around the globe. Dress up as a superhero of your choice and receive special discounts and prizes, in addition to the super-human food, special treat, and drink specials. Staff will also be handing out superhero masks (in case you forgot yours), treats, and DVDs. For more information, visit www.centrolatinkitchen.com/events.

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