It’s a special morning of hoops, dunks and swishes as Evergreen Park & Recreation District (EPRD) presents its annual Special Olympics Basketball Showcase on Saturday, February 1, in the Evergreen High School gym. The FREE event, starting at 10 a.m. gives Special Olympians an opportunity to learn new skills and enjoy a unified basketball game with the EHS Girls and Boys Basketball Teams. A party and awards follows at 11:30 a.m. [Read more…] about 2020 Special Olympics Basketball Showcase in Evergreen
Things To Do
Kids can learn do-it-yourself skills and craft a fun item for themselves or to give to someone special by attending Home Depot’s FREE “How-To-Workshop” on Saturday, February 1 from 9 a.m. to noon at all stores. The classes promote tool safety for kids ages 5 to 12, as well as encourage some quality time between parent and child. The February project (look it up by store) is Heart String Art. [Read more…] about Free Home Depot Kids ‘How To Workshop’
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 63 Free & Cheap Things To Do in Denver This Weekend
Thanks to the lunar calendar, the Chinese New Year is a bit of a moving target. This year, it begins on Saturday, January 25 and celebrations last for as long as two weeks. 2019 marks the Year of the Rat (taken from the Chinese zodiac). Those born in 1924, 1936, 1948, 1960, 1972, 1984, 1996, 2008 and 2020 are clever, quick thinkers; successful, but content with living a quiet and peaceful life. [Read more…] about 13 Places To Celebrate the Chinese New Year in Denver
Saddle up for savings! Sunday, January 26 is the final day of the National Western Stock Show. Today, is Guest Appreciation Day with discounts on general admission tickets (details below). Featured events are the Draft Horse, Mule & Donkey Show at 1 p.m. in the CINCH Arena and Pro Rodeo FINALS in the Coliseum at 2 p.m. That cowtown aroma (sweet to many) pervades the city as the National Western Complex returns to its roots hosting cowboys, ranchers and the curious who want to see a steer, or even a buffalo, up-close-and-personal. (Admit, it you just want to watch the cute little buckaroos compete in mutton bustin’.) There are lots of ticket deals to be rounded up. [Read more…] about Last Day: 5 Ways To Save on National Western Stock Show Tickets
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.
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Here’s what’s happening this week: [Read more…] about 89 Free Things To Do This Week Around Denver
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. [Read more…] about Save Extra 20% On Groupon Local Deals
Since 1976, every U.S. president has officially designated February as Black History Month. This is a time to celebrate achievements by African Americans and for recognizing the central role of blacks in U.S. history. A number of events and performances are scheduled across the community. Here are some we could find. If you know of any we’ve missed, please drop us an email with details to email@example.com. [Read more…] about Black History Month Events Across Town
The global sensation The Art of the Brick — an exhibition focused solely on original LEGO Brick sculptures created by Nathan Sawaya — is coming to the Denver Museum of Nature & Science starting June 19. To get people pumped up for the exhibit (though you had us at “LEGO”), DMNS is hosting a contest for local kids. [Read more…] about Kids Could Have Their LEGO Sculpture On Display at Denver Museum of Nature & Science This Summer
In The Rhythm Section, Blake Lively stars as Stephanie Patrick, an ordinary woman on a path of self-destruction after her family is tragically killed in a plane crash. When Stephanie discovers that the crash was not an accident, she enters a dark, complex world to seek revenge on those responsible and find her own redemption. The film also also stars Jude Law and Sterling K. Brown. [Read more…] about Movie Preview – ‘The Rhythm Section’
LPiddy and Jon Jon are hosting their very own Grammys viewing party in The Clocktower Cabaret in Downtown Denver on Sunday, January 26 from 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. The night will include a full viewing of the 62nd annual Grammy award ceremony in the Clocktower Cabaret lounge, along with contests, games, performances and of course, a live podcast with LPiddy and Jon Jon. This is the duo’s first live show and party. Tickets are $15 and may be purchased here.s [Read more…] about Grammys Viewing Party Hosted By LPiddy & Jon Jon in Downtown Denver
The Maven Hotel at Dairy Block — the official partner hotel of the Colorado Rockies — is hosting a live recording of The Drew Goodman Podcast with Julie Browman on Monday, January 27 from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Join them for an upbeat and unscripted conversation on Denver sports led by longtime Colorado Rockies television play-by-play announcer Goodman and local sports broadcaster Browman. [Read more…] about Sit In On Drew Goodman Live Podcast With Julie Browman
The 2020 Entertainment Book (including the Denver/Boulder edition) is full of coupons for local shopping, restaurants, attractions, entertainment, services, and more. Books are published every year and the coupons are good until December 2020. Many times, especially with coupons for local attractions, you’ll see 2-for-1 offers, so you’re saving up to 50% off. [Read more…] about Big Savings! All 2020 Entertainment Books Now $18
Every Saturday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Lakeshore Learning Store offers FREE craft activities for kids (3 and older.) If you’ve never checked one out, Lakeshore is chock-a-block overflowing with games, arts & crafts, puzzles, blocks, educational software and more, all designed to teach kids, without them knowing they are boosting their brainpower.
The upcoming schedule promises lots of hands-on fun. Here’s the line-up: [Read more…] about Free Kids Crafts Every Saturday at Lakeshore Learning
For 10 years, the Asian-Pacific Association of Longmont has staged an amazing Chinese New Year celebration. This year is no different with the Year of the Rat feted on Saturday, February 8 from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. at Silver Creek High School. Doors open at 1:30 p.m., with the Lion Dance and other performances, as well as booths and food samplings, starting at 2 p.m. New this year is a Lantern Festival and several hands-on and virtual reality activities. [Read more…] about Celebrate Chinese New Year in Longmont