Things to do in Denver this weekend, Feb. 8-10

Mac and cheese and everything else, too.

Nguyen Thieu Buddhist Youth Group performers dressed as lions perform in the Far East Center on Federal Blvd. during Lunar New Year, Jan. 29. 2017. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite)

Nguyen Thieu Buddhist Youth Group performers dressed as lions perform in the Far East Center on Federal Blvd. during Lunar New Year, Jan. 29. 2017. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite)

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Friday

Food & drink

Denver Mac & Cheese Festival. Number 38, 3560 Chestnut Place. 6:30-9:30 p.m. $59-119.

Ratio Beerworks Four-Year Anniversary. Ratio Beerworks, 2920 Larimer St. 8 p.m.-midnight.

Entertainment

Symphonic Tribute to Comic Con. Boettcher Concert Hall, 1000 14th St. 7:30 p.m. $20-94.

Neal Cassady Birthday Bash feat. David Amram Quartet and Jello Biafra. Mercury Café, 2199 California St. 8 p.m. 

“Gloria.” Curious Theatre Co., 1080 Acoma St. 7:30 p.m. $38-44.

“The Whistleblower.” Space Theatre, Speer Blvd. and Arapahoe St. 7:30 p.m. $30-65.

“Anna Karenina.” Stage Theatre, 1101 Speer Blvd. 7:30 p.m. $30-72.

“Last Night and the Night Before.” Ricketson Theatre, 1400 Curtis St. 7:30 p.m. $35-40.

“Xanadu.” Garner Galleria Theatre, 1101 13th St. 7:30 p.m. $46.

“I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change.” Bug Theatre, 3654 Navajo St. 7:30 p.m. $22-25.

“A Little Night Music.” Mizel Arts And Cultural Center, 350 S. Dahlia St. 7 p.m. $38.

Chris Robinson Brotherhood. Ogden Theatre, 935 E. Colfax Ave. 9 p.m. $25-30.

Zoso. Bluebird Theater, 3317 E. Colfax Ave. 9 p.m. $15-20.

Flamingosis. Gothic Theatre, 3263 S. Broadway. 9 p.m. $17-20.

Public Safety. Larimer Lounge, 2721 Larimer St. 9 p.m. $10-15.

Bud Bronson & The Good Timers. Lost Lake, 3602 E. Colfax Ave. 9 p.m. $10-15.

Gun Street Ghost. Globe Hall, 4483 Logan St. 8:30 p.m. $10-15.

The Greyboy Allstars. Cervantes Other Side, 2637 Welton St. 9 p.m. $25-30.

Thriftworks. Cervantes Masterpiece Ballroom, 2637 Welton St. 9 p.m. $18-22.

Ultimate ’90s Party with the Gin Doctors. Oriental Theater, 4335 W. 44th Ave. 9 p.m. $15.

Megalodon. Marquis Theater, 2009 Larimer St. 9 p.m. $14.50-25.

The New Standards Project. Nocturne, 1330 27th St. 6:30 p.m. and 9 p.m. $18.

The Late Set: Alex Heffron & Greg Gisbert. Nocturne, 1330 27th St. 11 p.m. Free.

The Satchmo Show feat. Dean Simms. Dazzle Jazz, 1512 Curtis St. 7 p.m. $18-25.

The King of Beats: A Tribute to J Dilla. Dazzle Jazz, 1512 Curtis St. 9:30 p.m. $5.

Sonorous with the Josh Trinidad Trio. Syntax Physic Opera, 554 S. Broadway. 6 p.m. $5.

Dearling (album release). Syntax Physic Opera, 554 S. Broadway. 9 p.m. $7.

Float Like A Buffalo. Walnut Room, 3131 Walnut St. 8 p.m. $10-15.

Barnuckle Blues Band. El Chapultepec, 1962 Market St. 9 p.m.

Marcus Church. Skylark Lounge, 140 S. Broadway. 9 p.m. $5.

Crafts and Drafts with live music. 3 Kings Tavern, 60 S. Broadway. 7 p.m.-1 a.m.

DJ Garth. Hi-Dive, 7 S. Broadway. 9 p.m. Free.

Ski Movie Night. Zuni Street Brewing Company, 2355 W. 29th Ave. 6-10 p.m.

Art

“Identidad” opening reception. BuCu West Development Association, 4200 Morrison Road. 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Natura Obscura. Museum of Outdoor Art, 1000 Englewood Parkway. 10 a.m.-10 p.m. $10-25.

For your brain

Desire, Faith and Fidelity: A Discussion (after “Anna Karenina”). Helen Bonfils Theatre Complex, 1475 Elizabeth St. 6-7 p.m.

Sports

Denver Nuggets at Philadelphia 76ers, 5 p.m. 

Saturday

Food & drink

Ratio Beerworks Four-Year Anniversary. Ratio Beerworks, 2920 Larimer St. Noon-4 p.m. and 8 p.m.-midnight.

4th Annual Beer & Cupcake Pairing. Fiction Beer Co., 7101 E. Colfax Ave. 1-11 p.m. 

Harry Potter Inspired Beer Festival. The Church, 1160 Lincoln St. 5:30-9 p.m. $35.

Cocoa Cream Graham Cracker Porter tapping and bomber release. Denver Beer Co., 1695 Platte St. 11 a.m.-midnight.

Entertainment

Neal Cassady Birthday Bash feat. David Amram Quartet and Jello Biafra. Alamo Drafthouse, 4255 W. Colfax Ave. 4-6 p.m. and 7-10 p.m.

Pas de Donuts. Wonderbound, 2535 E. 40th Ave. 10-11:30 a.m.

“Gloria.”  Curious Theatre Co., 1080 Acoma St. 7:30 p.m. $38-44.

“The Whistleblower.” Space Theatre, Speer Blvd. and Arapahoe St. 7:30 p.m. $30-65.

“Anna Karenina.” Stage Theatre, 1101 Speer Blvd. 1:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. $30-72.

“Last Night and the Night Before.” Ricketson Theatre, 1400 Curtis St. 1:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. $35-40.

“Xanadu.” Garner Galleria Theatre, 1101 13th St. 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. $46.

“I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change.” Bug Theatre, 3654 Navajo St. 7:30 p.m. $22-25.

“A Little Night Music.” Mizel Arts And Cultural Center, 350 S. Dahlia St. 7 p.m. $38.

The Funk Hunters. Ogden Theatre, 935 E. Colfax Ave. 9 p.m. $22.50-25.

Zoso. Bluebird Theater, 3317 E. Colfax Ave. 9 p.m. $15-20.

Two Friends. Gothic Theatre, 3263 S. Broadway. 9 p.m. $20.75-25.

Kiltro and Verses the Inevitable. Larimer Lounge, 2721 Larimer St. 9 p.m. $10-12.

Def Knock (album release). Lost Lake, 3602 E. Colfax Ave. 9 p.m. $10-15.

Head For The Hills. Globe Hall, 4483 Logan St. 9 p.m. $15-25.

Don Chicharrón (album release). Hi-Dive, 7 S. Broadway. 9 p.m. $10.

The Greyboy Allstars. Cervantes Masterpiece Ballroom, 2637 Welton St. 9 p.m. $25-30.

Jeremy Garrett & Friends. Cervantes Other Side, 2637 Welton St. 9 p.m. $18-22.

Esmé Patterson plays the songs of Prince from “Sign O The Times.” Oriental Theater, 4335 W. 44th Ave. 9 p.m. $20-150.

Born of Osiris. Summit Music Hall, 1902 Blake St. 6 p.m. $18-20.

Unwritten Law. Marquis Theater, 2009 Larimer St. 7 p.m. $25-30.


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Dakota Blonde. Swallow Hill Music, 71 E. Yale Ave. 8 p.m. $23-25.

Nels Cline. Ophelia’s Electric Soapbox, 1215 20th St. 9 p.m. $13-33.

The André Mali Quartet. Nocturne, 1330 27th St. 6:30 p.m. and 9 p.m. $18.

The Late Set: Annie Booth Duo. Nocturne, 1330 27th St. 11 p.m. $18.

Purnell Steen P*S*A*L*M “Ebony Serenade.” Dazzle Jazz, 1512 Curtis St. 6:30 p.m. $20-25.

SMRT Duo. Dazzle Jazz, 1512 Curtis St. 9:30 p.m. $5.

Palehorse/Palerider. Syntax Physic Opera, 554 S. Broadway. 9 p.m. $6.

Deep, Dark & Dangerous Residency Showcase. The Black Box, 314 E. 13th Ave. 9 p.m. $15-20.

The Barrelors. El Chapultepec, 1962 Market St. 9 p.m.

Jello Biafra’s Incredibly Strange Dance Party. Lion’s Lair, 2022 E. Colfax Ave. 9 p.m. $15.

Art

And Meow This opening reception. Spectra Art Space, 1836 S. Broadway. 7 p.m.-midnight. $5-10 suggested donation.

Artist Talk: Topher Straus on “The Parks.” Niza Knoll Gallery, 915 Santa Fe Drive. 2-3 p.m.

Natura Obscura. Museum of Outdoor Art, 1000 Englewood Parkway. 10 a.m.-10 p.m. $10-25.

Arts & crafts

Snarky Cross Stitch. Schlessman Family Branch Library, 100 Poplar St. 1-3 p.m.

For your family

25th Annual Chinese & Vietnamese New Years Celebration. Truong An Gifts 333 S. Federal Blvd. 11 a.m.

Lunar New Year Lion Dance. Pacific Ocean Marketplace, 2200 W. Alameda Ave. 2:30 p.m. 

Hands on History Family Fun Day: Black History Month. History Colorado, 1200 Broadway. 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Free.

Little University: Dream Catchers with Abrakadoodle. Schlessman Family Branch Library, 100 Poplar St. 10:30-11 a.m.

Live Music with Odyle. Hadley Branch Library, 1890 S. Grove St. 10:30-11:30 a.m.

BookGirl: a mother and daughter book club. BookBar, 4280 Tennyson St. 10:30-12:30 p.m. 

For your brain

Local Author Happy Hour. BookBar, 4280 Tennyson St. 5-6 p.m.

For a cause

Heart & Sol of CHAC FundRaiser. Chac Gallery-Denver, 222 Santa Fe Drive. 5-10 p.m. $15-20.

Sports

Colorado Avalanche at New York Islanders, 11 a.m.

Sunday

Food & drink

Ratio Beerworks Four-Year Anniversary. Ratio Beerworks, 2920 Larimer St. 11 a.m.-2 p.m.

Entertainment

Adam Cayton-Holland. Marquis Theater, 2009 Larimer St. 7 p.m. $10-12.

“Gloria.”  Curious Theatre Co., 1080 Acoma St. 2 p.m. $25.

“The Whistleblower.” Space Theatre, Speer Blvd. and Arapahoe St. 1:30 p.m. $30-65.

“Anna Karenina.” Stage Theatre, 1101 Speer Blvd. 1:30 p.m. $30-72.

“Last Night and the Night Before.” Ricketson Theatre, 1400 Curtis St. 1:30 p.m. $35-40.

“Xanadu.” Garner Galleria Theatre, 1101 13th St. 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. $46.

“A Little Night Music.” Mizel Arts And Cultural Center, 350 S. Dahlia St. 2 p.m. $38.

Pedro the Lion. Bluebird Theater, 3317 E. Colfax Ave. 8:30 p.m. $22-25.

Valdez. Larimer Lounge, 2721 Larimer St. 8 p.m. $5-10.

RiNo Showcase Mini-feature. Globe Hall, 4483 Logan St. 4 p.m. $15-20.

The Winter Throwdown. Cervantes Other Side, 2637 Welton St. 5:30 p.m. $10-12.

Tony Black Summit. El Chapultepec, 1962 Market St. 9 p.m.

Art

Music in the Galleries: The Council. Clyfford Still Museum, 1250 Bannock St. 1-3 p.m. Free with admission.

Natura Obscura. Museum of Outdoor Art, 1000 Englewood Parkway. 10 a.m.-10 p.m. $10-25. 

Arts & crafts

Foul-Mouthed Cross-Stitch Sundays. Grandma’s House, 1710 S. Broadway. Noon-10 p.m. Cross-stitching class available for $10 from 1-4 p.m.

Craft a Hanging Bottle Vase. Baere Brewing Co., 320 Broadway. 1-4 p.m. $18.

For your family

25th Annual Chinese & Vietnamese New Years Celebration. Truong An Gifts 333 S. Federal Blvd. 2:30 p.m.

Foxy and Shmoxy: Art Detectives. Denver Art Museum, 100 W. 14th Ave. Parkway. 10:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m.

For a cause

School of Rock fundraiser for Urban Peak. Oriental Theater, 4335 W. 44th Ave. 2 p.m.

Sports

Colorado Avalanche at Boston Bruins, 1 p.m.


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