This screening is tonight! Based on the novel by James Baldwin, If Beale Street Could Talk is the story of Tish, a newly engaged Harlem woman who races against the clock to prove her lover’s innocence while carrying their first-born child to term. It is a celebration of love told through the story of a young couple, their families and their lives, trying to bring about justice through love, for love and the promise of the American dream. [Read More…]
Comfort Dental is providing FREE dental services for those who otherwise can’t afford care on Monday, December 24 between 7:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. Patients are helped on a first-come, first-served basis, receiving a variety of basic dental care from cleanings to extractions. More serious dental problems are handled on a case-by-base basis and at the discretion of the individual dentist. Approximately 300 Comfort Dental dentists and 1,300 staff members donate their time on Care Day. Any of the dozens of area Comfort Dental offices will be happy to give you details or call 303-820-2273.
Sapor Coffee & Concepts (2795 Speer Blvd. #17) in Denver is hosting Thursday Night Theatre on Thursday (0f course!), December 20 at 5 p.m. And there’s no better choice than to show the holiday favorite “Home Alone.” Admission is FREE. Families welcome.
For even more merriment, they will be offering $1 off holiday beverages. For Winter 2018, its Concept Beverages include The Kevin McCallister (a cider and buttered batter fusion), The Gus Polinski (not your average eggnog latte) and The Old Man Marley (a complex and layered salted peppermint hot cocoa.)
Dairy Queen is the king of sweet, delicious treats. For hard-working bargain hunters, the ice cream shop is offering a sweet, thirst-quenching deal — perfect for an afternoon break on the cheap.
Monday through Friday, from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m., the chain is offering Happy Hour specials a small Misty Slush for $1, small Ultimate Frappé or Premium Fruit Smoothie for $2 and Pretzels with Zesty Queso for $2. The limited-time offer is available at participating locations. [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 $7.49 (reg. $11.29) 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…]
This is the last week for Rockin’ Robin’s store-closing sale, with 80% off all remaining items — good old fashions, footwear, furs, accessories, men’s items and more. Store hours are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Saturday (closed Sundays). 233 Main St., Longmont, 303-652-4144.
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…]
Whether they’ve been naughty or nice, diners can cross a delicious, stress-free meal off their Christmas wish list. Several area restaurants, both chains and independents will be open Christmas Day. If you know of any we have missed, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org and we’ll do our best to add to the list. Here are some low-cost and moderate-price options: [Read More…]
We’ve added even more homes to the list. Driving or strolling through a fairyland of outdoor light displays is a holiday treat that costs no more than gasoline or shoe leather. And there’s no place prettier than Denver/Boulder, especially when the snowy backdrop is the real deal. Here are a few of the best FREE ones around town. We’re updating continuously, so send us your suggestions (please include the address and a photo, if this is a private home): [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…]
Want to escape the hustle and bustle of holiday shopping? Consider a concert, show or festive event — even better, one that won’t bust your budget. We’ve found all sorts of discounted tickets for holiday-themed entertainment up to New Year’s Eve. Be sure to bookmark this page and check back often as we will continue to update it, as more become available. Here’s to serious holiday savings! [Read More…]
Pop quiz. Name Colorado’s most affordable, family-friendly professional sports team. It’s the Colorado Mammoth. Colorado’s only professional indoor lacrosse team in the National Lacrosse League (NLL) has played at Pepsi Center since 2003. Most importantly, the Mammoth provides a fun, fast-paced game for the whole family at an affordable price. [Read More…]
The Arapahoe Library District is famous for its used book sales. But even if you missed them this year, you can find all sorts of gently used hardbacks and paperbacks at the Library District’s Used Book Stores. All are open during normal library hours and prices are typically 50¢ to $2. Many of the books are barely touched, making them ideal inexpensive gifts for the bookworms in your life. Check out: [Read More…]
Here’s a growing list of 2018 holiday events in the Denver-Boulder area. This day by day guide includes events celebrating everything from now to New Year’s. We’ve included everything we know about, so that you can be sure to find something to do every day, whether you’re looking for tree lightings, Santa visits, Hanukkah celebrations, Kwanzaa parties, New Year’s Eve parties and more. [Read More…]