The Friends of the Denver Public Library’s Winter Used Book Sale, November 20 to 23, in the Conference Center of the Central Library features more than 60,000 used children’s books, cookbooks, novels, popular CDs/DVDs and more — all bargain priced. Typically, hardbacks and DVDs are $3, trade paperbacks & CDs $2, audiobooks $5 and mass market paperbacks just $1 each. Oversize and better books are a bit more. Hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily. Cash, checks, Visa, MasterCard and Discover accepted. 10 W. 14th Avenue Pkwy. (at Civic Center Park), Denver, 720-865-2051.
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In the cities Germany, Austria and the German-speaking part of Switzerland, vendors set up stalls in the plaza around the cathedral to sell charming gift items and all manner of holiday goodies. Denver’s 2019 Christkindl Market takes place downtown in Skyline Park (on the 16th Street Mall at Arapahoe St,), from Friday, November 22 through Monday, December 23.
The park is transformed into a magical “old world” European village with wooden vendor huts, lights, festive music and an authentic German Bier Hall. [Read More…]
Signed, sealed and delivered! Now’s a good time to buy greeting cards for Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year’s Day and more, with this offer from Safeway. It’s also a good opportunity to stock up on other cards you can use throughout the year — thank you, birthday, get well, congratulations, etc. Safeway carries American Greetings, Recycled Paper Greetings and the super-fancy Papyrus cards.
Gobble! Gobble! Operation FreeBird is Saturday, November 23 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The Adams County Sheriff’s Foundation, with the generous assistance of the Adams County business community, is providing everything needed for a Thanksgiving meal for those in need, during the holiday season. This year, the community event is being held indoors at The Denver Mart (451 E. 58th Ave.) in Denver. [Read More…]
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…]
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…]
Southlands shopping complex is getting all dressed up for the holidays with a more than a month’s worth of festive activities and events. Things kick off with a Holiday Hometown Parade & Tree Lighting Ceremony featuring Santa Claus on Saturday, November 23 at 6 p.m. on Main Street with entertainers, floats and music. Also on the schedule: The Pond at Southlands is open with daily ice skating sessions and the Santa Photo Experience. For hours and pricing visit the Southlands website. 6155 S. Main St., Aurora.
More Holiday Fun
Sunday, November 17, 2019
11:00 am to 7:00 pm | $3.50-8.50 | Southlands Shopping Center
Monday, November 18, 2019
Tuesday, November 19, 2019
Wednesday, November 20, 2019
Thursday, November 21, 2019
Friday, November 22, 2019
4:00 pm to 10:00 pm | $3.50-8.50 | Southlands Shopping Center
Saturday, November 23, 2019
11:00 am to 10:00 pm | $3.50-8.50 | Southlands Shopping Center
6:00 pm | FREE | Southlands Shopping Center
It’s time to talk turkey! Preparing and cooking a turkey is not as easy as you’d think, especially for first-timers. So who better to ask for help than the largest turkey producer in the U.S.? The phone lines at Butterball’s Turkey Talk-Line are once again open for assistance. The service is FREE for all — not just Butterball customers. Dark meat or white meat? Gravy, anyone?
For those whose weekends are jam-packed or have to work and have no time to shop the holiday craft shows, here’s an option: Foothills Art Center’s Holiday Art Market. Featuring the unique creations of more than 100 Colorado artists, the show opens to the public on Monday, November 18 and runs through Sunday, December 29. [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 on anything from your favorite (or new-to-you) restaurants and indoor kids attractions/activities to DIA airport parking and spa treatments. You also be interested in trying this code on ICE! the new walk-through holiday attraction at Gaylord Rockies Resort with two-million pounds of hand-carves ice sculptures, ice slides and interactive displays. [Read More…]
If you’re “in the market” for lunch or dinner time savings, bite into this deal from Boston Market this weekend. Choose from BBQ ribs, rotisserie chicken, turkey breast or meatloaf with two regular sides and cornbread…or chomp on one of its Rotisserie Chicken sandwiches. The fast-casual restaurant is offering a FREE Individual Meal with the purchase of one (of equal or greater value) and drink at participating locations. [Read More…]
This appetizing offer is back! The deal is quite delicious for its variety of choices and savings, especially for famished “frugals” who love appetizers. TGI Fridays is serving an endless supply of some of its most popular appetizers for just $12 per person at participating locations. (The chain promised it was permanent on the menu, but, then, kept changing the details.) [Read More…]
Edgewater Public Market, the metro area’s newest food-and-more market, debuts today, Saturday, November 16 with special events starting at noon and continuing throughout the evening. Expect live music and entertainment, and food and drink specials hosted by vendors. And this eclectic market is dog- and family-friendly too. Long-time locals will remember the King Soopers on Depew St., between 20th and 22nd Aves. The long-vacant site has become a 52,000-square-foot food and retail hall with 18 food and beverage vendors and 10 retail businesses. It is home to several outlets that were previously food trucks, Edgewater offshoots of food stalls elsewhere and some that are totally new.
Get your computer, laptop or smart phone ready for big savings at King Soopers. The grocery chain is offering three days of digital deals from Friday, November 15 to Sunday, November 17.
You must download the digital coupon to your shopper loyalty card for the savings. Each deal can only be redeemed once, during the sale dates. Best of all, you can use each digital coupon up to 5 times in the same transaction. Now’s the time to stock up on savings! [Read More…]