MHOTC’s Garage Sale page is an interactive map, where you can find sales of all sizes, some with pictures of items for sale. You can even add your own sale for FREE. Simply go to the map and click on the blue “Add A Sale” button. The map shows dozens of sales this weekend and as always, we crown a sale or two as our “picks of the week.” [Read More…]
Red, White & Boom!
Riverside Baptist Church has a FREE summer camp open to all this summer. A Sports and Crafts Camp takes place Monday through Thursday, July 22 to 25 from 9 a.m. to noon at the church (2401 Alcott St., Denver) and Jefferson Park (2201 Clay St., Denver). The camp gives your kids the opportunity to develop their skills in crafts, soccer, T-ball, flag football and basketball.
It’s designed for children elementary through 6th grade. 4s and pre-K kids will meet inside classrooms at Riverside Church. The rest meet at the park. To register your kids, click on the registration button here and fill out the form.
Mmm…it’s Wednesday! For a limited time, KFC is offering a Chicken Fried Steak Meal for $3.99 every Wednesday at participating locations. Plus, you can add a fountain drink for only $1. In total, you can get a whole meal for under $5 (plus tax) — entrée, sides and a drink.
The meal deal includes chicken fried steak, mashed potatoes (with gravy), coleslaw and a buttermilk biscuit. Most locations will let you substitute the mashed potatoes and coleslaw with different sides — just ask. [Read More…]
G’day, mates! Outback Steakhouse is bringing back its popular Walkabout Wednesday meal deal. For a limited time, for $10.99, get your choice of one of two classic entrées, Aussie fries and a small domestic draft beer or Coca-Cola soft drink. Obviously, given its name, the deal is only available on Wednesdays at participating locations. (Beer is Bud Light or any non-craft domestic draft.) [Read More…]
To say that parking at Boulder’s popular Chautauqua is limited does not even begin to describe the challenges in finding a space. To solve the problem, the city operates the FREE Park-to-Park hiker shuttle between downtown Boulder and Chautauqua trailhead between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m. Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays all summer long. It runs every 15 minutes.
Remember that parking in downtown Boulder parking garages and at satellite parking lots (New Vista High School at 700 20th St.) and CU Regent lot (Regent Dr., just east of Broadway) is FREE on weekends and holidays.
Bored on a budget? You’ve come to the right place! Mile High On The Cheap is the answer for Coloradans wanting to live large for less.
Luckily, Denver has much to do and see for frugal families, bargain hunters, savvy seniors and anyone who’s limited on funds — festivals, concerts, movies, workshops, tours, sporting events and more.
And, for weekend planners, we’ve done all the work for you… [Read More…]
Eight days and counting… BOOM! BANG! CHEAP! Fourth of July festivities abound in the metro Denver/Boulder area. We’ve found some of the no-cost and low-cost festivals, feasts and parades to keep the family entertained. Events are listed alphabetically for easier review. We expect to add more events, as they’re announced closer to the holiday — so check back often.
In case of bad weather or other circumstances, such as fire restrictions, some fireworks shows may be cancelled. However, celebrations usually go on as planned. Check back here and on event websites for updated information.
Here’s what’s bursting July 2, 3 & 4: [Read More…]
Plan your week on the cheap with this list of FREE events around Denver. The list is updated daily, so check back often. Looking for more FREE and low-cost things to do? Find additional activities on our Mile High Events Calendar, which you can view by day or month.
If you don’t already, keep up with the latest deals, discounts and freebies by signing up for our daily e-newsletter. You can also follow us on Facebook and Twitter. Click on each link for details, as some events may require registration.
Here’s what’s happening this week: [Read More…]
The Carousel of Happiness is Nederland’s magical menagerie featuring 56 whimsical, hand-carved animals on a restored 1910 Looff carousel, turning to the music of a 1913 Wurlitzer ban organ. Rides are only $2. Visitors to the Carousel can also enjoy picnicking at Barker Reservoir, hiking the trails of the Mud Lake and Caribou Ranch open space areas and the Indian Peak Wilderness Area. [Read More…]
The Denver Union Station Summer Concert Series is returning to the Terminal Bar Patio this summer, featuring live music by three prominent local bands. The outdoor concerts run from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Remember that it is easy to take RTD Light Rail right to the station with a short walk to outdoor patio. The 2019 line-up for the Denver Union Station Summer Concert Series includes: [Read More…]
There’s a new Groupon promo code. Groupon almost always saves you money, usually half off, which makes any offer, service or product you get from them more affordable. However, with this latest promotion, you can really save big. [Read More…]
Looking to save some extra “dough”? It’s not often Panera Bread offers any discounts, so that makes this weekly deal extra tasty.
Every Tuesday, get a baker’s dozen of bagels (13 total) for $7.99 (reg. $11.99) at participating locations. Like its breads, the bakery offers a variety of sourdough-based bagels made from its own recipes and baked fresh daily using only unbleached flour. [Read More…]
Many haven’t been shown on the big screen in years. As of now, the schedule runs through August 27.
Relive your favorite films the way they were meant to be seen — on the big screen! The series can make for a fun night out with your spouse or partner, just like being on a first date again, given many of the titles are from the 80s.
Or grab a group a friends and let them experience one of your all-time favorite flicks for the first time or relive your shared love of a classic flick. There are just so many ways to enjoy the cheap film series with friends and family. [Read More…]
Half-price tickets for Denver Broncos’ home games for the 2019 season go on sale Tuesday, July 16 at 10 a.m. Tickets may only be purchased online through Ticketmaster.com. As with last season: Fans seeking half-priced tickets MUST pre-register through Ticketmaster’s Verified Fan program by Sunday, July 14 at 10 p.m. MDT. [Read More…]