Denver Weekend Rundown: Nov. 7-9
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 November 7-9.
Denver Arts Week This celebration of Denver’s vibrant arts and culture scene begins today and continues through November 15. During that time, six of the city’s art districts will host more than 300 events in various galleries, theaters, museums, and performing arts venues. Highlights include First Fridays and Saturday Night at the Museums. For a complete list of events, click HERE.
Colorado Ski & Snowboard Expo Score cool deals (sorry, couldn’t help ourselves) on skis, snowboards, boots, bindings, clothing and accessories through Sunday at the Colorado Convention Center. Interactive exhibits, activities for all ages, and giveaways are also included. Tickets are $15 each; kids 12 and under get in free. To get exhibitor lists, floor plans, entertainment and special guest appearance schedules, download the new expo’s mobile app HERE.
11th Annual Painted Violin Collection Select pieces from the Denver Young Artists Orchestra’s 11th Painted Violin Collection will be on display at Boettcher Concert Hall in the Denver Performing Arts Complex through November 15.
Denver Veterans Day Festival This free, family friendly festival has live music, kids activities, food, a beer garden and a laser light show, which will be reflected off the Green Amphitheatre in Civic Center Park at dusk. The festival is a celebratory thank you to veterans who have fought to ensure our nation’s freedoms, and also features static displays of vintage and modern military equipment.
Kinky Boots Today is your last chance to catch this Tony Award-winning Broadway show with music and lyrics by Cyndi Lauper! The musical follows a struggling shoe factory owner who works to turn his business around with the help of Lola, a fabulous entertainer in need of some sturdy stilettos. Showtimes are 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. at the Buell Theater in the Denver Performing Arts Complex. Tickets start at $25.
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