Things to do in Denver this weekend, March 22-24

Cheesman Park on a lovely winter day, March 3, 2018. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite)

Cheesman Park on a lovely winter day, March 3, 2018. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite)

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Friday

Food & drink

Fixed Blade bottle release. Our Mutual Friend Brewery, 2810 Larimer St. Noon-midnight.

180 Shilling RiNo release. Odell Brewing RiNo Brewhouse, 2945 Larimer St. Noon-11 p.m. 

Entertainment

Ron Funches. Comedy Works, 1226 15th St. 7:30 p.m. and 9:45 p.m. $28.

One Two Kazoo! A Storytelling Experience. Museum of Contemporary Art, 1485 Delgany St. 7 p.m. $10-15.

“Bluebeard’s Castle.” Understudy, 890 C 14th St. 7 p.m. $20.

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

“Everything Was Stolen.” Buntport Theater, 717 Lipan St. 8 p.m. $12-24.

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

James Bay. Fillmore Auditorium, 1510 N. Clarkson St. 8 p.m. $35-60.

Matoma. Ogden Theatre, 935 E. Colfax Ave. 9 p.m. $30.75-35.

DROELOE. Bluebird Theater, 3317 E. Colfax Ave. 9 p.m. $20-25.

Foreign Air. Larimer Lounge, 2721 Larimer St. 9:30 p.m. $12-15.

Ezra Bell. Lost Lake, 3602 E. Colfax Ave. 9 p.m. $12-14.

Ishi. Hi-Dive, 7 S. Broadway. 8:30 p.m. $10.

Andre Nickatina. Cervantes Masterpiece Ballroom, 2637 Welton St. 8:15 p.m. $22.50-25.

Jack Harlow. Cervantes Other Side, 2637 Welton St. 8:15 p.m. $20-25.

Paranoid Image. Oriental Theater, 4335 W. 44th Ave. 8 p.m. $15.

Children of Bodom. Summit Music Hall, 1902 Blake St. 6 p.m. $27.50-30.

Postcards. Marquis Theater, 2009 Larimer St. 7 p.m. $10-12.

Root Down Organ Trio. Nocturne, 1330 27th St. 6:30 p.m. and 9 p.m. $18.

The Ken Walker Sextet. Dazzle Jazz, 1512 Curtis St. 7:30 p.m. $10-20.

Seren EP release. Lion’s Lair, 2022 E. Colfax Ave. 9 p.m. $8.

We Still Like You: Denver #30. Denver’s Dangerous Theatre, 2620 W. Second Ave. 11 p.m.

Denver Underground Film Fest. Bug Theatre, 3654 Navajo St. 2 p.m.

Art

“Aletheia” opening reception. Mirus Gallery, 1144 Broadway. 7-10 p.m. Free.

Susan Goldstein “Undercurrents: Fault Lines” opening reception. EDGE Gallery, 7001 W. Colfax Ave. 6-10 p.m.

“Returning the Gaze.” Denver Art Museum, 100 W. 14th Ave. Parkway. 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Free-$13.

“Tattoo This,” “Aftereffect” and “Flak.” Museum of Contemporary Art, 1485 Delgany St. Noon-9 p.m. Free-$8.

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

For your family

Free at a Denver Botanic Gardens, 1007 York St. 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Sports

Denver Nuggets at New York Knicks, 5 p.m. 

Saturday

Food & drink

9th Annual Seed Swap. The Growhaus, 4751 York St. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. $12-15.

Brunch with Wes Watkins. Ophelia’s Electric Soapbox, 1215 20th St. 10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. No cover.

Entertainment

Slow Caves album release. Globe Hall, 4483 Logan St. 9 p.m. $15.

“Bluebeard’s Castle.” Understudy, 890 C 14th St. 7 p.m. $20.

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

“Everything Was Stolen.” Buntport Theater, 717 Lipan St. 8 p.m. $12-24.

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

Quinn XCII. Fillmore Auditorium, 1510 N. Clarkson St. 7 p.m. $87.51.

Graveyard and Uncle Acid & The Deadbeats. Ogden Theatre, 935 E. Colfax Ave. 7 p.m. $29.50-32.

Ripe. Bluebird Theater, 3317 E. Colfax Ave. 9 p.m. $17-20.

Zach Deputy. Gothic Theatre, 3263 S. Broadway. 9 p.m. $15-18.

Her’s. Lost Lake, 3602 E. Colfax Ave. 9 p.m. $17.

Bear and The Beasts. Hi-Dive, 7 S. Broadway. 9 p.m. $10.

Phutureprimitive. Cervantes Masterpiece Ballroom, 2637 Welton St. 9 p.m. $20-25.

Con Brio. Cervantes Other Side, 2637 Welton St. 9 p.m. $15-18.

Party Pupils. Marquis Theater, 2009 Larimer St. 7 p.m. $16-18.


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

Jean-Luc Davis “Tomorrow, Today.” Dazzle Jazz, 1512 Curtis St. 7 p.m. $15.

Scott Yoder. Lion’s Lair, 2022 E. Colfax Ave. 9 p.m. $8.

Beth Wood and Edie Carey. Swallow Hill Music, 71 E. Yale Ave. 8 p.m. $18-20.

Bert Kreischer. Paramount Theatre, 1621 Glenarm Place. 6 p.m. $39.50.

Denver Underground Film Fest. Bug Theatre, 3654 Navajo St. 2 p.m.

2019 Fly Fishing Film Tour. Oriental Theater, 4335 W. 44th Ave. 4 p.m. and 8 p.m. $20.

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

Film Matinee: “Loving Vincent.” Hampden Branch Library, 9755 E. Girard Ave. 2-4 p.m.

Art

“Returning the Gaze.” Denver Art Museum, 100 W. 14th Ave. Parkway. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Free day.

“Tattoo This,” “Aftereffect” and “Flak.” Museum of Contemporary Art, 1485 Delgany St. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Free-$8. Penny admission for Colorado residents today.

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

For your brain

27th Annual Living Portraits of African-American Women. Denver Central Library, 10 W. 14th Ave. 1:30-3:30 p.m.

Sports

Colorado Avalanche vs. Chicago Blackhawks, 1 p.m.

Sunday

Food & drink

Brunch with Wes Watkins. Ophelia’s Electric Soapbox, 1215 20th St. 10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. No cover.

“Downtown Brunch” with the Adam Bodine Trio. Dazzle Jazz, 1512 Curtis St. 9 a.m.-2 p.m. $30.

Entertainment

Shakesbeer presents: “The Tempest.” Diebolt Brewing Co., 3855 Mariposa St. 3-5 p.m. Free.

“Bluebeard’s Castle.” Understudy, 890 C 14th St. 7 p.m. $20.

“Skeleton Crew.” Curious Theatre Co., 1080 Acoma St. 2 p.m. $36-40.

“Everything Was Stolen.” Buntport Theater, 717 Lipan St. 3 p.m. $12-24.

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

Buell Theatre Exhibition and Balcony Music Series. Buell Theatre, 1350 Curtis St. 3-5 p.m. Free.

Liz Phair. Ogden Theatre, 935 E. Colfax Ave. 8 p.m. $35-38.

Blaqk Audio. Bluebird Theater, 3317 E. Colfax Ave. 8 p.m. $20-25.

The Mossgatherers. Larimer Lounge, 2721 Larimer St. 8 p.m. $10-12.

Ten Foot Beast. Lost Lake, 3602 E. Colfax Ave. 8 p.m. $10-12.

The Suffers. Globe Hall, 4483 Logan St. 8 p.m. $18-22.

Mark Sultan. Hi-Dive, 7 S. Broadway. 9 p.m. $10.

Aborted. Marquis Theater, 2009 Larimer St. 8 p.m. $16-22.

Carla Bley / Andy Sheppard / Steve Swallow. Dazzle Jazz, 1512 Curtis St. 5:30 p.m. $20-50.

Sebastian Maniscalco. Paramount Theatre, 1621 Glenarm Place. 5 p.m. and 8 p.m. $39.75-59.75.

Drunken Historians. Mercury Café, 2199 California St. 8 p.m. $5.80.

Purrlesque: The Rite of Spring. Oriental Theater, 4335 W. 44th Ave. 8 p.m. $15-30.

Denver Underground Film Fest. Bug Theatre, 3654 Navajo St. 2 p.m.

Art

“Returning the Gaze.” Denver Art Museum, 100 W. 14th Ave. Parkway. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Free-$13.

“Tattoo This,” “Aftereffect” and “Flak.” Museum of Contemporary Art, 1485 Delgany St. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Free-$8.

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

Arts & crafts

Sassy Stitching with Emily. ReCreative Denver, 765 Santa Fe Drive. 12:30-3:30 p.m. $35.

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.

Sports

Denver Nuggets at Indiana Pacers, 3 p.m. 

Colorado Avalanche at Chicago Blackhawks, 6 p.m.


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You should also check out our guide to things to do in Denver: Spring 2019.

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