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

May 31, 2019

Friday

Sunset Paddle at Sloan's Lake
$15

Sloan's Lake has some of the best views of the city of Denver, and the glorious mountains to the west. Soak up the last few rays on sun Friday night, out on the water. Denver Outdoos Adventure ompany is hosting a sunset paddle at 6pm. No board, no problem! Rent a board and paddle for just $15!

More info here.

Denver Pop Culture Con
$44-93

All things pop culture will join forces at the Colorado Convention Center this weekend. There will be celebrity guests, authors, and so. many. costumes. THe people watching is premiere, to say the very least.

Get tickets and view the schedule here.

Saturday

Truck Stop Food Truck Rally
free-ish

This summer, Denver's best food trucks are throwing a series of street parties. This time, the bash is in Five Points. Live music, food and drinks, what more could you want on a Saturday afternoon?

Get more info here.

Denver Chalk Art Festival
free

Larimer street is always beautiful, but on Saturday, it will become a literal work of art. More than 200 artists will flood Larimer Square and create chalk masterpieces. Browse their creations for free at this family-friendly event!

More info here.

Whiskey Throwdown and Doughnut Showdown
$45-75

Apparently, Denver has a doughnut week, and this event kicks the whole thing off! Sample whiskey and stuff your face with delightfully sweet and surprising doughnuts from local bakeries. 

Info and tickets are right here!

Sunday

Yoga in the Park
free

The fifth annual Yoga in the Park series is back at City Park. Bring your own mat to the lawn near 20th and York for a mindful vinyasa flow. Such a peaceful way to start a Sunday.

More info here.

RiNo Farmer's Market
free-ish

Farmer's markets around the city are setting up their booths and slinging those veggies on weekend mornings. Stop by the RiNo market for produce with a hearty dash of hipster tossed in for good measure. In true RiNo form, there will be drinks and music all outside the Exdo Event Center!

More info here.

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