Things to do in Denver this weekend without spreading the coronavirus, Nov. 20-22

We’re focusing on virtual events this weekend.

This scary blue horse appears to have been impaled by a peppermint spear. Lonnie Hanzon's "Camp Christmas" under construction at Stanley Marketplace. Nov. 15, 2019. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite)

This scary blue horse appears to have been impaled by a peppermint spear. Lonnie Hanzon's "Camp Christmas" under construction at Stanley Marketplace. Nov. 15, 2019. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite)

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By Cassidy Ritter

 

COVID-19 cases are on the rise yet again, so this weekend we’re focused on virtual events.

And there is still fun to be had. A virtual tree lighting and music show will take place Friday, and a virtual holiday home tour kicks off this weekend running until Dec. 25.

Read on for more virtual events!

 

All weekend

Just for fun

Le Petit L’Espirt de Noël Holiday Home Tour. Anywhere. Anytime. Free.

Camp Christmas. Anywhere. Anytime. $10-185.

Gardens Navigator. Anywhere. Anytime. Free.

 

Comedy and theater

Streaming: Drunk Storytime with Caroline. Dangerous Theatre, 2620 W. 2nd Ave. Anytime. $10-20.

 

Art, culture and media

Sie FilmCenter Virtual Cinema. Sie FilmCenter, 2510 E. Colfax Ave. Anytime. $13.

Molly Brown House Virtual Tour. YouTube. Anytime. Free.

History Colorado Online Exhibits. Anywhere. Anytime. Free.

Listen-A Virtual Experience: Prison is Hell. Anywhere. Anytime. Free

 

Eats and drinks

Denver Restaurant Week. Anywhere. Times vary. $25-45.

Chili, Booze & Brews. Location varies. Times vary. $30-90.

 

Music and nightlife

Boulder Ensemble Theatre Company’s Holiday Market Auction. Anywhere. Auction opens Nov. 20 at 8 a.m. Prices vary.

 

Sports and fitness

America’s Largest Virtual Turkey Trot. Anywhere. Anytime. $35-50.

 

Friday 

Just for fun

Virtual Storytime. Douglas County Libraries, Zoom. 10:30-11 a.m. Free.

Art of Smartphone Photography. Anywhere. Noon. $31-36.

City and County of Denver Virtual Light the Lights5 p.m. Free. Watch on Facebook Live, Channel 8 or at www.denvergov.org.

Writing in Color. Anywhere. 5:30-7:30 p.m. Free.

Denver Virtual Game Night: Trivia, Charades, and Drawing over Video. Anywhere. 7-10 p.m. Free.

 

Art, culture and media

Rocky Mountain Women’s Film Festival. Anywhere. Anytime. $10-75.

 

Eats and drinks

Online Class: Hand-rolled Sushi. Anywhere. 4 p.m. $25.

Online Class: Simply Canadian Classics with a Twist. Anywhere. Noon-1:30 p.m. $35.

How to Veganize Holiday Recipes. Anywhere. 5:30-6:30 p.m. Free. Advanced registration required.

 

Music and nightlife

Swallow Hill Live: Rissi Palmer. Facebook Live. 6 p.m. Free.

 

Sports and fitness

All Bodies Gentle Yoga with Erik Beardsley. Anywhere. 2 p.m. Free.

 

Saturday

Just for fun

Denver Virtual Game Night: Trivia, Charades, and Drawing over Video. Anywhere. 7-10 p.m. Free.

 

Art, culture and media

Hope & Home Fashion Show. Anywhere. 7-8 p.m. Free.

Rocky Mountain Women’s Film Festival. Anywhere. Anytime. $10-75.

House Histories Presented by Sara Dawson. Anywhere. 9:30 a.m.-noon. Free. Advanced registration required.

 

Music and nightlife

Pines of Rome (at Home). Denver Philharmonic Orchestra, 1660 Sherman St. 6:45-8 p.m. Free.

Love in the time of COVID-19. Anywhere. 7-8 p.m. Free.

Swallow Hill Live: Dan Bern. Facebook Live. 6 p.m. Free.

 

Eats and drinks

Festive Holiday Pies. Anywhere. 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. $85.

 

Sports and fitness 

Community Yoga. Anywhere. 9 a.m. Free-$5.

 

Sunday

Just for fun

Denver Virtual Game Night: Trivia, Charades, and Drawing over Video. Anywhere. 7-10 p.m. Free.

Menorah Workshop At Home. WCRJ Synagogue of Denver, 295 S. Locust St, Zoom. 11 a.m. Free. Advanced registration required.

 

Comedy and theater

Live Stream: ApocaLips Comedy Show. Anywhere. 7-8 p.m. $10-25.

 

Art, culture and media

Virtual 18th Annual Fred Marcus Memorial Holocaust Lecture. JCC Denver, 350 S. Dahlia St. Anytime. Free-$18.

Denver Cinema Club Presents “Ida” (2013) with John Anzalone. Anywhere. 1:30-3 p.m. Free. Advanced registration required.

Thomas Dance Project. Anywhere. 3-6 p.m. $19. Advanced registration required.

 

Eats and drinks

Online Class: Sunday Supper Series-A Portuguese Party. Anywhere. 5-6:30 p.m. $35.

 

Sports

Denver Broncos vs. Miami Dolphins. Empower Field at Mile High, 1701 Bryant St. 2:05 p.m. Watch on CBS or listen at KOA 850 AM, 94.1 FM.

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