In the new animated film Ralph Breaks The Internet, six years after the events of “Wreck-It Ralph”, Ralph and Vanellope, now friends, discover a wi-fi router in their arcade, leading them into a new adventure. The film stars the voices of John C. Reilly, Sarah Silverman and Gal Gadot. [Read More…]
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 Friday, November 16 and runs through Sunday, December 30. [Read More…]
Ice is always nice, especially at the Rink at the Rock in downtown Castle Rock. This year’s season skating runs Saturday, November 17 through Monday, February 18. Hours are Thursdays from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m., Fridays from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m., Saturdays from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Sundays from noon to 5 p.m. Be sure to check the rink calendar for special activities on Mondays through Wednesdays, as well as special holiday hours. [Read More…]
If you’re hungry for savings, stop by SONIC Drive-In for a doggone good deal today.
On Thursday, November 15, the fast-food chain is offering a 6-inch All-American (topped with ketchup, yellow mustard, relish and chopped onions) or chili cheese (topped with warm chili and cheddar cheese) hot dog for $1 at participating locations.
The chain’s hot dogs are made with 100% pure beef and served in a soft, warm bakery bun. At this low-price, everyone in your clan can chomp on a “cheap” dog without breaking the bank, especially because there’s no limit.
Aficionados of vintage and retro need to make farewell pilgrimages to Rockin’ Robin’s for the store-closing sale that continues with increasing savings on 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). The latest round of discounts is as follows: [Read More…]
If you love a bargain breakfast, head to Burger King. For a limited time, the fast-food chain is offering three large pancakes (plus syrup) for just 89¢ at participating locations. That’s less than 30¢ per flapjack!
The fluffy offer is available during breakfast hours, which are typically 6 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. at most locations.
For an additional cost, add hash browns, sausage or French Toast Sticks — for a bigger breakfast. [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…]
Some people prefer to serve Thanksgiving dinner at home, but don’t always want to prepare every single dish from scratch, while others like to go out. Grocery stores and restaurants are happy to take care of most, if not all, the work. Whatever your style, here are some options for under $30 per person — sometimes way under $30.
Most outlets will take your orders or reservations online. Regardless, you’ll want to order or book as soon as possible. And note, that typically when you dine out, taxes, tip and beverages are not included in the dinner price. We’ll be adding more restaurant options as we hear about them, so keep checking this post. [Read More…]
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. (Note: Some displays won’t go live until this weekend or the weekend after Thanksgiving.) We’re updating continuously, so send us your suggestions: [Read More…]
In Green Book, when Tony Lip (Viggo Mortensen), a bouncer from an Italian-American neighborhood in the Bronx, is hired to drive Dr. Don Shirley (Mahershala Ali), a world-class Black pianist, on a concert tour from Manhattan to the Deep South, they must rely on “The Green Book” to guide them to the few establishments that were then safe for African-Americans. [Read More…]
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 2018 Christkindl Market takes place downtown in Skyline Park (on the 16th Street Mall at Arapahoe St,), from Friday, November 16 through Sunday, 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…]
Frugal movie lovers have known about this deal for years. The price of admission at The Landmark at Greenwood Village (5415 Landmark Pl.) includes complimentary popcorn and soda. (“Complimentary” is just a fancy way of saying, “FREE.”) Yes, the ticket price is slightly higher ($13 for an evening showtime, compared to $11 at other locations), but well worth it for those who enjoy popcorn and soda with their movie-going experience. [Read More…]
Head back to a time when hair was big and pants were neon at Denver Retro Con, Sunday, November 18 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Ramada Plaza Denver North. Celebrate all aspects late 20th century pop culture, from the 70s through the 90s. The day begins with break dancing and ends with a Prince-Off, where attendees can release their inner Prince to win Retro Con cash, good at any booth. [Read More…]