Things to do in Denver this weekend, Sept. 18-20

How about them Nuggets!

Hopelessly lost in the corn maze. (Chloe Aiello/Denverite)

Hopelessly lost in the corn maze. (Chloe Aiello/Denverite)

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Denver! It’s almost your weekend, and it’s going to be a packed one, especially if you’re the sporty kind. The Nuggets will meet the Lakers for the Western Conference finals. Chatfield Farms’ corn maze will be up and running, which, coupled with this cool weather, feels so fall. 

Keep reading for more things to do this weekend!

 

Friday 

Just for fun

Corn Maze. Chatfield Farms, 8500 W. Deer Creek Canyon Rd., Littleton. 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Free-$12.

Dogs! A Science Tail. Denver Museum of Nature and Science, 2001 Colorado Blvd. 9 a.m.-8 p.m. $20-27. Advanced tickets required for staggered admission.

La Misión: Made of Earth and Spirit. Museo de las Americas, 861 Santa Fe Dr. Noon-6 p.m. $8. Advanced tickets required for staggered general admission.

2020 Denver Parade of Homes. Paradeofhomesdenver.com. Free.

 

Comedy and theater

Best of Denver Stand-up Showcase. Denver Comedy Lounge, 3559 Larimer Street. 6:45-8 p.m. $13-15.

Steve Simeone. Comedy Works South, 5345 Landmark Place, Greenwood Village. 7:30 p.m. $24. Also available via livestream. 

 

Art, culture and media

Latin Fashion Week. Live-streaming. All day. Free.

Animal, Vegetable, Mineral. Leon Gallery, 1112 E. 17th Ave. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Free.

Rhythm and Ritual: Music of the Ancient Americas. Museo de las Americas, 861 Santa Fe Dr. 12-6 p.m. $8.

Friday Naturalization Drawing Table @ The Museum. MCA Denver, 1485 Delgany St. 3 p.m. and 4 p.m. Free-$10. 

 

Eats and drinks

Independents Day. Colfax Ave. from Grant to Josephine Streets. Starts at 9 a.m. No cover.

Sloan’s Lake Farm & Flea. Tap & Burger Sloan’s Lake, 1565 N. Raleigh St. 4-8 p.m. No cover. 

 

Music and nightlife

The Gonzalo Teppa Quintet. Nocturne, 1330 27th St. 6:30 p.m. $19.

Nathaniel Rateliff. Red Rocks Amphitheatre. 7 p.m. Ticket prices vary. 

Kingdom Jasmine. Larimer Lounge, 2721 Larimer St. 7 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. $40-120. 

The O’s Safe Sound Series Presents: Mark Devine and Hellgrammites. Oriental Theater, 4335 W. 44th Ave. 7:30 p.m. and 9 p.m. $17, $10. 

 

Sports

Dodgers vs. Rockies. 6:10 p.m. Watch on ATT SportsNet-RM or listen on KOA 850 AM/94.1 FM, KNRV 1150

Nuggets vs. Lakers. 7 p.m. Watch on TNT.

 


Saturday

Just for fun

Corn Maze. Chatfield Farms, 8500 W. Deer Creek Canyon Rd., Littleton. 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Free-$12.

Dogs! A Science Tail. Denver Museum of Nature and Science, 2001 Colorado Blvd. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. $20-27. Advanced tickets required for staggered admission. 

La Misión: Made of Earth and Spirit. Museo de las Americas, 861 Santa Fe Dr. 12-5 p.m. $8. Advanced tickets required for staggered general admission.

2020 Denver Parade of Homes. Paradeofhomesdenver.com. Free.

 

Comedy and theater

Steve Simeone. Comedy Works South, 5345 Landmark Place, Greenwood Village. 7:30 p.m. $24. Also available via livestream. 

Best of Denver Stand-up Showcase. Denver Comedy Lounge, 3559 Larimer Street. 6:45-8 p.m. $13-15.

 

Art, culture and media

Nari Ward: We The People. MCA Denver, 1485 Delgany St. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Free-$1o. Advanced tickets required for staggered admission.

Animal, Vegetable, Mineral. Leon Gallery, 1112 E. 17th Ave. 12-5 p.m. Free.

Rhythm and Ritual: Music of the Ancient Americas. Museo de las Americas, 861 Santa Fe Dr. 12-5 p.m. $8.

 

Eats and drinks

Cherry Creek Farmers Market. Cherry Creek Shopping Center, 3000 E. 1st Ave. 8 a.m.-1 p.m. No cover. Pre-order pickup available. 

University Hills Plaza Farmers Market. 2500 S. Colorado Blvd. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. No cover. 

Independents Day. Colfax Ave. from Grant to Josephine Streets. Starts at 9 a.m. No cover.

Saturday Drag Bingo Brunch. Tracks Denver, 3500 Beer with the Deer (live) — special Crush Walls editionWalnut St. 11 a.m.-3 p.m. No cover. 

Oktoberfest: A Socially Distanced Affair. Bierstadt Lagerhaus, 2875 Blake St. Starts at 12 p.m. $120 per table.

Brunch with Pleasurewave. Broadway Roxy, 554 S. Broadway. 12-2 p.m. No cover.

 

Music and nightlife

Daytime outdoor show: The Tivoli Club Brass Band. Nocturne, 1330 27th St. 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. Free.

Beer with Deer (live) – special Crush Walls edition. Larimer Lounge, 2721 Larimer St. 4-8 p.m. $25-80.

 

Sports

Rockies vs. Dodgers. 6:10 p.m. Watch on ATT SportsNet-RM or listen on KOA 850 AM/94.1 FM, KNRV 1150.

 

Sunday

Just for fun

Corn Maze. Chatfield Farms, 8500 W. Deer Creek Canyon Rd., Littleton. 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Free-$12.

Dogs! A Science Tail. Denver Museum of Nature and Science, 2001 Colorado Blvd. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. $20-27. Advanced tickets required for staggered admission. 

2020 Denver Parade of Homes. Paradeofhomesdenver.com. Free.

 

Art, culture and media

Nari Ward: We The People. MCA Denver, 1485 Delgany St. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Free-$1o. Advanced tickets required for staggered admission. 

Animal, Vegetable, Mineral. Leon Gallery, 1112 E. 17th Ave. 12-5 p.m. Free.

 

Eats and drinks

Independents Day. Colfax Ave. from Grant to Josephine Streets. Starts at 9 a.m. No cover.

Highlands Farmers Market. 32nd and Lowell. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. No cover. 

Golden Triangle Farmers Market. 1115 Acoma St. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. No cover. 

Farmers Market. The Green, 29th Ave. and Roslyn. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. No cover. 

South Pearl Street Farmers Market. 1500 S. Pearl St., curbside pick up for Market Boxes at 1526 S. Pearl St. 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. No cover. 

Oktoberfest: A Socially Distanced Affair. Bierstadt Lagerhaus, 2875 Blake St. Starts at 12 p.m. $120 per table.

 

Music and nightlife

Virtual concert: Anthony McGill and Anna Polonsky. Streamed on OurConcert.live. 4 p.m. Free.

 

Sports

Broncos vs. Steelers. 11 a.m. Watch on CBS.

Rockies vs. Dodgers. 1:10 p.m. Watch on ATT SportsNet-RM or listen on KOA 850 AM/94.1 FM, KNRV 1150.

Nuggets vs. Lakers. 5:30 p.m. Watch on TNT.

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