In Searching, after David Kim (John Cho)’s 16-year-old daughter goes missing, a local investigation is opened and a detective is assigned to the case. But 37 hours later and without a single lead, David decides to search the one place no one has looked yet, where all secrets are kept today: his daughter’s laptop. [Read more…] about Movie Sneak Preview: ‘Searching’
Calling all fans of the Marvel Cinematic Universe! Head to the Erie Community Library on Friday, August 24 at 6 p.m. for the first Random Fandom Trivia Night. Now is your chance to test your knowledge of all things MCU against other fans in the community. Cosplay is encouraged. This is for those age 16 and up. Registration is required. You can register online or by calling 1-888-861-7323. 400 Powers St., Erie.
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…] about 77 Free & Cheap Things To Do in Denver This Weekend
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.
Here’s the inside scoop: through Saturday, August 18 at 11:59 p.m. MT, get an extra 20% off up to three Groupon Local Deals with promo code SAVE20. That’s anything from Elitch Gardens admission or concert tickets to DIA airport parking (great for summer travel) and spa treatments or miniature golf.
To get the deal, use this link to take you to Groupon’s Top Local Deals in the Denver-Boulder area. You can get up to a $50 discount per deal. There are a few exclusions: Read the fine print here.
It’s that time again. The Colorado State Fair opens Friday, August 24 and ends on Labor Day, Monday, September 3 at the state fairgrounds in Pueblo. the event includes carnival rides, live entertainment and PRCA rodeo, among other things. It can be a pricey visit if you don’t take advantage of one of their many deals and discounts, so heads up. Here are some tips from our sister site Pikes Peak On The Cheap. [Read more…] about 7 Ways To Save At The Colorado State Fair
Has your dog got talent? Calling all canines with charisma. No stupid trick is too stupid, no outfit too outrageous. Sign up and start rehearsing now! Celebrate all things Fido at Little Man Ice Cream during Dog Days Of Summer on Sunday, August 19 from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. [Read more…] about Dog Days Of Summer at Little Man Ice Cream
Mucilli’s Summer Shoe Sale means reductions of up to 45% on selected summer merchandise including tons of sandals. Mucilli’s carries name-brand comfortable, functional footwear including Dansko, Birkenstock, Merrell, Keen, Taos and others. The sale continues until all sale items are gone. Open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. 3244 Youngfield St., Unit C, Wheat Ridge, 303-237-9836.
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…] about 115 Free Things To Do This Week Around Denver
Does it bug you when you spot graffiti around town — not the artistic kind — but the kind that defaces signs and buildings? Now’s your chance to do something about it. Join the 9th annual Graffiti “Brush Off” & Litter Cleanup on Saturday, September 15 from 8 a.m. to noon.
Be a part the LARGEST effort to combat graffiti vandalism of the year! Denver Partners Against Graffiti is looking for participants of all ages to help paint out graffiti vandalism and pick up litter along stretches of East Colfax Ave. Denver Public Works provides all the cleaning supplies, you bring the elbow grease. [Read more…] about Volunteer For Denver’s Largest Graffiti Paint Out! Get Free Lunch
Imagine a book store where a good novel will only set you back two bucks. Such a store exists… in Aurora. The Book Outlet started as a place to raise money for the Aurora Public Library system, but bookworms know it’s the place to find a wealth of gently-used reading material at unbelievable prices. [Read more…] about Buy the Book on the Cheap in Aurora
The Longmont Home Show at the Boulder County Fairground provides an opportunity to get ideas for home renovations and meet vendors and suppliers. You’ll find the latest in design trends, remodeling, automation and outdoor living. It takes place Saturday & Sunday, August 18 & 19. Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday. Parking and admission are FREE. 9595 Nelson Rd., Longmont.
After a two month wait, bargain hunters can once again scour the shelves of the Assistance League Denver Thrift Shop. The new, remodeled digs on E. Evans offer tons of space for clothing (men’s, women’s and children’s), shoes, handbags, jewelry, sporting goods, home decor and furniture — all deeply discounted and priced to sell. They even sell antiques and collectibles. [Read more…] about Big Savings! Assistance League Denver Re-Opens Thrift Shop in New Location
The Fall Hunting Classic returns to Bass Pro Shops on Saturday & Sunday, August 18 & 19. From 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. (last class at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday) FREE seminars are led by nationally-recognized professional hunters. Among the seminars: “Archery Insights”, “Calling & Decoying”, “Stealth & Scent Control”, and “Basic Hunting Safety.”
The first 25 seminar attendees (ages 18 and older) for each Local Pro seminar, receive a FREE survival wristband and insulated tote. A special Women’s Hunting Workshop is set for Saturday, August 18 at 3 p.m. Learn hunting tips, how-to information for gearing up and more. The first 25 women to attend also get a FREE Bass Pro Shops survival wristband and insulated tote. 7970 Northfield Blvd., Denver, 720-385-3600.
Looking for a furry friend? Saturday, August 18 may be just the day to find one. The Dumb Friends League is waiving adoption fees for all pets as part of Clear The Shelters. Animal shelters nationwide are participating in hopes of placing tens of thousands of pets with forever families. That means you can take home a new family member for FREE. Normally, it costs $50 to $250 to adopt. Both the Quebec Street Shelter (2080 S. Quebec St.) in Denver and Buddy Center (4556 Castleton Ct.) in Castle Rock will open at 10 a.m.
Downtown Golden transforms into an open-air art gallery this Saturday & Sunday, August 18 & 19 during the Golden Fine Arts Festival. Of the 134 juried artists working in ceramic arts, fiber, glass, jewelry, mixed media, painting, photography and sculpture, a majority are Coloradans. [Read more…] about Golden Fine Arts Festival This Weekend