MY FAVORITE BLOCK: W 30th and 16th to Boulder Street and 16th with Danielle Fries

Danielle Fries — Physical Education Teacher at Boulder High School ---- — @22legittoquit

Welcome to MY FAVORITE BLOCK, Slifer Denver’s latest interview series with locals, designers, and innovators making a positive dent in their communities. This month we are featuring a former Metropolitian State Road Runner, fitness model  turned Panther. Leading the way at Boulder High as a Physical Educator, meet Danielle Fries. As a standout college basketball player she gained a love for fitness and healthy living. She now translates her passion into educating high school students.

Although she teaches in Boulder, her affection for downtown Denver brings her back often to her favorite block.

Little Man Ice CreamBest ice cream in Denver period. It’s originality and local vibes makes it my regular sweet tooth sweet spot.

BOARDLife - My hobby is skateboarding and this shop is my secret addiction.  

Lola Mexican Fish House Their made to order guacamole and fish tacos on the patio is the best experience to satisfy my Californian itch.

LingerI enjoy meeting friends for happy hour while grubbing on some falafel lettuce wraps and a beet salad.