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’
Things To Do
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.
Every Saturday, we compile the best freebies, discounts and deals in town for the upcoming week. The column now periodically includes store sales — all the more reason for smart shoppers to make it a weekly must-read. To read the column online, click here.
If you have any tips for possible items, send them to email@example.com 10 to 14 days in advance — just put “Cheap Checklist” in the subject line. We’re already working on the copy for next week!
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
Pro bicycle racing has returned with the 2018 Colorado Classic. The second stage of the race is a time trial for men and women in and around Vail today, followed by a weekend in Denver. There is no other sport where spectators get as close to the action as road racing, where fans line the course and watching the men and women fly past is a FREE adrenaline rush. [Read more…] about Pro Bike Racing Back in Denver
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
No super powers necessary for super fans to get super savings on super hero movies! Assemble your friends from Thursday, August 30 to Thursday, September 6 and celebrate the Marvel Studios 10th Anniversary Film Festival at Regal Cinemas.
The festival features all 20 Marvel Studios movies exclusively in IMAX. Available for purchase on the Regal mobile app, the pass is $50 — making each movie just $2.50! Given a single IMAX ticket usually sells for about $20, the savings are definitely worthy of any bargain-hunting super hero. Even if you can only make it to half of the screenings, the savings are still huge at $5 per screening. [Read more…] about See All 20 Marvel Studios Movies in IMAX For Just $2.50 Each
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.
Harkins Theatres’ Northfield 18 (8300 E. Northfield Blvd.) and Arvada 14 (5550 Olde Wadsworth Blvd.) are showing a classic film every Tuesday night at a classic price. (Many haven’t been shown on the big screen in years.) As of now, the schedule runs through September 25.
Relive your favorite films the way they were meant to be seen — on the big screen! The series can make for a fun night out with your spouse or partner, just like being on a first date again. Or grab a group a friends and watch them experience one of your all-time favorite flicks for the first time. There are just so many ways to enjoy the flicks with friends and family.
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
Ready for a vacation? Check out the Denver Travel Festival, where your adventure awaits on Saturday & Sunday, October 27 & 28. This event runs from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the National Western Complex (4655 Humboldt St., Denver). Tickets are usually $10 at the door (kids are FREE), but show organizers want you to have a day to remember and are offering MHOTC readers (plus friends and family) FREE tickets. Note that the National Western usually charges for parking. [Read more…] about Get Free Tickets To Denver Travel Festival