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

July 5, 2019

It may be a holiday on Thursday, but we'll keep the fun going all weekend long!

All Weekend

Cherry Creek Arts Festival
free

This weekend, renowned artists from around the world will set up shop in Cherry Creek North. Not only can you browse their creations, you can meet the srtists, and enjoy food and drinks in the festival! Plus, the Cherry Creek Shopping Center will have free parking all weekend long for festival goers!

Get more info here!

Friday

Josh Blue at Comedy Works South
$25

Denver is home to some immensely talented people, and comedian Josh Blue is absolutely one of them! From his win on Last Comic Standing, to his comedy specials, he's always cracking us up! Josh will be live at Comedy Works for two shows this weekend, and you won't want to miss it.

Get tickets here.

Stanley Farmer's Market
free

It's a market in a market! If you've got Friday off, The Stanley Marketplace in Aurora holds their weekly Farmer's Market from 9am to 1pm. Browse 40+ vendors who have a focus on locally grown produce, and maybe make a truly local dish for the fam this weekend!

Details on the market here.

Saturday

Yoga on the Plaza
free

Union Station provides a beautiful backdrop for some Saturday morning yoga in the city. You can hit your warrior 1 on the plaza outside the historic building at 9am, for free! All you need to bring is a mat!

More info here.

Penny Saturday at MCA Denver
$0.01

This Saturday, Colorado residents will get to check out the latest exhibit at MCA Denver for just one penny! All you need to bring is some identification showing you live here in the Centennial State. Start lifting couch cushions now, you may find enough change for the whole fam to go!

More info on MCA Denver here.

Declaration Brewing's Shark Rodeo
free-ish

You may have hopped on a mechanical bull before, but how 'bout a mechanical shark? TO celebrate the holiday weekend, Declaratin Brewing will let you take your chances on a thrashing, bucking, spinning shark, while playing Jaws in the beer garden all day. We think you're gonna need a bigger glass.

More info here.

Sunday

World Cup Finals Watch Party
free

We love watching the Colorado Rapids play at Dick's Sporting Goods Park, and on Sunday, you can watch the two best teams in the world play in the World Cup Finals! No, the game's won't actually be happening there, it's in France, but you can see it all go down on the big screen from the stands! It'll almost feel like you're really there!

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