6 Things to Do in Denver This Weekend, That Don't Totally Suck

June 28, 2019

Summer weekends in Denver are not to be wasted, and if you head to any of these events, yours won't be!

Friday

Friday Night Bazaar
free-ish

Colorado is full of so many talented local artists and artisans. Browse over 30 of them in one space at Ironton Distillery on Friday evening.The whole family is welcome, and there's the chance for adults to sip some delightful craft cocktails while shopping.

More info and food/drink specials here.

Movie on the Green
free

"There's no crying in Baseball!" There's also no crying at Founder's Green on Friday night when the Tom Hanks and Geena Davis classic A League of Their Own will be showing! Bring a blanket and some cash for snacks, and enjoy one of the most heartfelt movies ever made, for free!

More info here.

Saturday

Yoga with the Sharks
$15

Sharks. Such mysterious, glorious, powerful animals. Find your shark-like zen at the Downtown Aquarium on Saturday morning. No, you won't be getting in the tank with the sharks, but you will get to watch them swim peacefully as you pose. Bring a mat!

Find tickets here.

Colorado Freedom Festival
$55-150

Rock out for a great cause at the Jefferson County Fairgrounds all day Saturday.  This concert featuring Queensryche, Extreme, Great White, Steel Heart, and Vixen, benefits the American Soldier Network and The Fallen Heroes Foundation. Show your support for our Vets and their families, and listen to some awesome music while you're at it!

Get tickets here.

The Perfect Petal Vulture Sale
free-ish

The Perfect Petal is the absolute cutest gift and floral shop in Highland Square. For just one day, they are selling off what's in their warehouse. Vases, candles, that one remaining book from a set. Get redy to do some serious bargain hunting, but probably walk away with a total steal!

More info on the sale here.

Sunday

Intro to Climbing
free

So you've probably seen Dawn Wall or Free Solo (if not, get streaming) and they may have inspired you to try out climbing! There's a lot to learn, but it doesn't have to be intimidating! Earth Treks in GOlden is hosting a series of totally free beginner workshops to teach you the basics of rock climbing! 

Get more info here.

 

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