1. Over 100 couples joined together in civil unions at midnight on May 1st in Denver, CO.
2. They held a celebration to remember at One Colorado’s Civil Soirée.
3. Denver Mayor Michael Hancock presided over the first couple’s ceremony.
7. Watch the short film from the event:
The video created by digital filmmaker Oaken Beeson.
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