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Denver Weekend Rundown: Jan. 23-25

Looking for things to do in Denver this weekend? The RedPeak staff has your back.

Here’s a list of our top event picks for the weekend of January 23-25.

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Friday

Mile High Snowfest This week-long celebration of winter sports has events every night— from the Art of Winter in Larimer Square and the Theatre District to good times at restaurants, bars and clubs in Downtown Denver. The fun goes through Monday, February 2. 

Winter Brew Fest This annual beer fest kicks off today at Mile High Station. Enjoy unlimited tastings of craft brews from Colorado and around the country, as well as food and live local music. FYI: VIPs get their own session from 6-7 p.m., where they can sample various beer and cheese pairings. VIP tickets are $45 in advance and $50 day of. General admission (from 7-10 p.m.) is $35 in advance and $40 day of. Cheers!

Saturday

WinterBike Slip, slide and ride at the annual night race at Copper Mountain, where bicyclers make their way along a 15-mile loop through snow and slush. No wheels? No problem. You can use a rental for the race. Just don’t forget your helmet and headlamp! And the best part: your $20 registration fee supports the Cloud City Wheelers’ education and advocacy efforts, as well as activities promoting health and recreation. 

rePOPulated: Contemporary Perspectives on Pop Art This new exhibition at Arvada Center for the Arts and Humanities takes a look at media, culture and production as seen through the lens of Pop Art. Works by Roy Lichtenstein, Robert Rauschenberg, Andy Warhol (of course) and regional contemporary artists will be featured in the show, which is on display through Sunday, March 29. The show is free and open to the public.

Sunday

SCFD Community Free Days at DMNS Today is the day to visit the Denver Museum of Nature and Science if for no other reason than it’s free! Well, a fee still applies to IMAX films, planetarium shows and temporary exhibitions, but you’ll still have plenty to see without spending any money. For details about current exhibitions, click HERE.

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