Signed, (gold) sealed and delivered. While there are many ways to show you care, sending a greeting card is one of the best ways to let someone special know they’re supported, appreciated and/or loved. We’re all in this chaotic time together. And there’s no better time than now to show someone you’re in their corner offering encouragement and support. [Read More…]
Our wonderful Denver Museum of Nature & Science offers families so much to see, do and explore. A visit can easily fill the entire day with wonder, knowledge and lots of fun. And, thanks to our city’s Scientific and Cultural Facilities District, you can expand your mind, not your wallet on the institution’s annual FREE Days. The next one is Sunday, April 25. [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. While life is far from normal, we’ve decided to restart our popular list of free and cheap things to do over the weekend. For now, you’ll find a activities you can do out of the house, along with a curated list of virtual online concerts, festivals and sporting events. Get set weekend planners, we’ve done all the work for you… [Read More…]
Get ready for some delicious food with a side dish of savings. Denver Restaurant Week is back. The annual celebration of all things food runs Friday, April 23 to Sunday, May 2. More than 200 restaurants are participating. Each offers a multi-course dinner (usually three courses) for a “mile high” fixed price, plus tax, tip and beverages. You’ll want to make reservations now. [Read More…]
Oh, my…what a hole-y deal! Start your week with bargain bagels at Einstein Bros. Bagels. With this deal, you can be the office hero by walking in with bagels for your team. With so many bagel choices, you’re sure to find the right variety pack to please everyone’s palate. Plus, did you know you can have the bagels cut in half at the bagel shop? Much safer than trying to cut them at home! [Read More…]
Inspired by the video game franchise, Mortal Kombat is an explosive action adventure movie. In the film, MMA fighter Cole Young, accustomed to taking a beating for money, is unaware of his heritage — or why Outworld’s Emperor Shang Tsung has sent his best warrior, Sub-Zero, an otherworldly Cryomancer, to hunt Cole down. [Read More…]
Ring the dinner bell! The deal is on for hungry bargain hunters — today, Sunday, April 18. It’s crunch time! Can you hear the crack of the bat…or is that the crunch of a taco? If you need another reason to cheer on the Colorado Rockies, Taco Bell is again offering its very popular taco promo this baseball season — from April 1 to October 3. The offer is only valid at participating locations within the Denver metro area. (Other locations in Colorado may be participating — just verify beforehand.) [Read More…]
Nothing says harvest-time quite like a Farmers’ Market. Where else can you greet your local farmer, find delicious deals on fresh produce, and enjoy the Colorado outdoors? You can find a market for nearly every day of the week, so check out a few! To fully participate in the eco-friendly experience, we suggest bringing along several reusable grocery bags or baskets for all of your goodies. [Read More…]
New this year, you can vote once a day, every day. And a thank you to MHOTC reader Jason who is being sent a token of our appreciation. Who knows? You could be next. Read on… It’s time for Westword’s popular and highly-coveted Best of Denver 2021. Now, before we make our pitch, we just want to remind you how MHOTC has always been there for you in your times of cheapness and frugality. We’ve always had your back, when you’ve been bored on a budget. Who do you always call, when you’re looking for a good time? (Keep your mind out of the gutter, people!) [Read More…]
Families, street food aficionados, home brewers and anyone with an appetite will want to check out TheBigWonderful, hosting a live music, craft beers and shopping over Kentucky Derby weekend, Saturday & Sunday, May 1 & 2. TheBigWonderful features dozens of the city’s best craft vendors and food trucks at one marketplace located at Belleview Station. It’s above MHOTC’s usual price point, but one of the first live festivals to get up and running, so we wanted you to have the info. [Read More…]
Story by Erica Silverstein. Summer is coming! It’s time to leave the house you’ve been stuck in all year and venture out to the beach, the mountains or the parks. But how can you do that safely? Travel is full of cramped airplanes and crowded rest stops that you may not be ready to revisit.
Your solution: Rent an RV. This self-contained travel option eliminates the need for airplanes, hotels, restaurant dining and rest stops because your transportation is also your living quarters. [Read More…]
Looking to outfit the kiddos without blowing your budget? Top-quality new and gently-used children’s clothing will be on sale at deeply discounted prices during the St. Philip Early Learning Center’s Spring Consignment Sale, Friday & Saturday, April 23 & 24. The event will also feature baby equipment, furniture, books and toys. [Read More…]
Tickets go on sale Friday, April 16 at 10 a.m. The popular summertime tradition isn’t necessarily “cheap”, but it sure makes for a memorable night of fun under the stars. The Denver Film Society and Denver Arts & Venues are hosting their 22nd season of Film on the Rocks at the iconic Red Rocks Amphitheatre. (Could you ask for a better backdrop?) However, this year, it’s a drive-in movie theater again — with a few amphitheater screenings mixed in at the end of the season. [Read More…]
Who doesn’t love McDonald’s fries? Even more so, when they’re piping hot, fresh and FREE. According to the fast-food chain: “Our French fries are born from premium potatoes, such as the Russet Burbank and the Shepody. With 0g of trans fat per labeled serving, these epic fries are crispy and golden on the outside and fluffy on the inside.” Well said!