16 Actual Life and Sensible Issues to Do in Denver This Weekend

Denver has some wonderful events on its schedule this week. Start with a sip at Stout Month and finish with a few hearty bites with Buckets & Bubbs: Super Bowl Edition. Wherever the week takes you, take a look at this recap of what’s going on in Denver.

Reminder, masks, and social distancing are mandatory at any of these in-person events.

Wednesday 3rd February

Stout month

Photo courtesy Woods Boss Brewing on Facebook

When: February 3-28

Where: Woods Boss Brewing, 2210 California St., Denver

Costs: Free admission

The lowdown: Woods Boss Brewing is hosting Stout Month. You can sip on barrel-aged stout releases all month long, like Wooden Compass Russian Imperial Stout Collabs featuring Broken Compass Brewing, a Hisolda Russian Imperial Stout variant, and more.

8th annual Flatirons Food Film Festival

Photo courtesy of the Flatirons Food Film Festival on Facebook

When: February 3-5

Where: On-line

Costs: You can find different prices here

The lowdown: The Flatirons Food Film Festival has returned for the eighth time. During the festival, you can watch different food-themed films and learn different food-themed facts along the way.

READ: The 8th annual Flatirons Food Film Festival introduces the virtual dinner and a film concept

Dim Sum Folding Date Night

Photo courtesy of Denver Sushi House on Facebook

When: February 3, 6.30 p.m. – 7.30 p.m.

Where: On-line

Costs: Get $ 80 tickets here

The lowdown: The Denver Sushi House teams up with Colorado Sake Co. for a Dim Sum Folding Date Night. You can improve your culinary skills by making four different types of dim sum at home with a live-streamed class led by Chef Taylor as you sip sake samples throughout the evening.

Thursday February 4th

Digital earth ice

Photo from NASA. Courtesy of the Denver Museum of Nature & Science on Facebook

When: February 4, 7 p.m.

Where: On-line

Costs: $ 8 tickets available here

The lowdown: The Denver Museum of Nature & Science presents Digital Earth Ice. With the guidance of geologist Bob Raynolds and space science curator Ka Chun Yu, take a trip through fjords, glaciers, the Antarctic coast, and more. In the session, you will learn about icy landscapes and how climate change affects them.

Word of Art: the art of journaling with Create by Cari

Photo courtesy of Eventbrite on Facebook

When: February 4, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.

Where:3243 S. Parker Rd., Denver

Costs: Register here for free

The lowdown: Immerse yourself in the magic of journaling during Word of Art: Art of Journaling with Create by Cari. You can play with paint, fabric, glitter, and more to express your inner thoughts and feelings during your art journal.

Firkin February series

Photo courtesy of Station 26 Brewing Co. on Facebook

When: February 4th, 5pm – 10pm

Where: Station 26 Brewing Co., 7045 E. 38th Ave., Denver

Costs: Free admission

The lowdown: Station 26 Brewing Co. participates in the Firkin February Series. You can grab a dry-hopped Helles lager that is brewed in partnership with the Colorado Brewer’s Guild and that makes the guild a percentage of the profit with every Firkin sold.

Friday February 5th

Shadow collect exhibition

Photo by Shadows Gather

When: February 5th – March 13th

Where: Dateline gallery for contemporary art, 3004 Larimer St., Denver

Costs: Free admission

The lowdown: Discover the work of aspiring photographer Shadows Gather during a solo exhibition. The exhibition examines the alternative scene in Denver through a compilation of Fuji Instax photos.

First Friday Jazz in the Park

Photo courtesy of Mile High Festivals on Facebook

When: February 5, 4:30 p.m.

Where: Sonny Lawson Park, 2401 Welton St., Denver

Costs: Free admission

The lowdown: Swing to sweet music during First Friday Jazz in the Park. You can listen to music from The Five Points Jazz Hops and The Matt Skellenger Trio while staying socially aloof.

Virtual first Friday in February

Photo courtesy Art District on Santa Fe on Facebook

When: February 5, 5:30 p.m. – 6:15 p.m.

Where: On-line

Costs: Free admission

The lowdown: The Art District on Santa Fe hosts its first virtual first Friday in February. You can explore galleries with virtual tours, hear artist talk, and throughout the evening. The event will be streamed through the Art District on Santa Fe’s Facebook.

First Friday in the Museo

Photo courtesy of the Museo De Las Americas on Facebook

When: February 5, 12 p.m. – 9 p.m.

Where: Museo De Las Americas, 861 Santa Fe Dr., Denver

Costs: Free admission

The lowdown: The Museo De Las Americas celebrates the first Friday and the month of black history with free admission to the gallery. You can explore the exhibitions currently taking place and experience some culture while viewing the art.

Saturday February 6th

Sake 101 brewery tour

Photo courtesy of Colorado Sake Co. on Facebook

When: February 6, 5 p.m. – 5.45 p.m.

Where: Colorado Sake Co., 3559 Larimer St., Denver

Costs: Get $ 10- $ 35 tickets here

The lowdown: Discover the insides of Colorado Sake Co. during a Sake 101 Brewey tour and taste sake. You can experience the process of sake making and later sample sips from the brewery.

Winter coat and Blanket Drive

Photo courtesy of Little Man Ice Cream on Facebook

When: February 6-7

Where: All Little Man Ice Cream and Sister locations

Costs: Free admission

The lowdown: Little Man Ice Cream is home to a winter coat and blanket drive. You can bring a new or gently used coat or blanket to any Little Man Ice Cream and sister location to give warmth to those in need of some warmth. The ride is in honor of Patty Michael Melnice.

Bloodies and Bluegrass

Photo courtesy of Mile High Spirits – Tasting Room on Facebook

When: February 6, 2 p.m. – 5 p.m.

Where: Mile High Spirits – Tasting Room, 2201 Lawrence St., Denver

Costs: Free admission

The lowdown: Relax and rock during Bloodies and Bluegrass. Mile High Spirits presents a lazy afternoon of $ 20 bottomless Bloody Marys, food, and live music from the Whitewater Ramble Duo on the deck.

MCA penny entry

Photo courtesy MCA Denver on Facebook

When: February 6, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Where: Denver Museum of Contemporary Art, 1485 Delgany St., Denver

Costs: $ 0.01 when entering RSVP here

The lowdown: The Museum of Contemporary Art Denver returns with its Penny Admission. You can explore the current Citizenship: A Practice of Society exhibit for just a penny during a specific time slot.

Live whiskey auction

Photo courtesy of Brass Tacks on Facebook

When: February 6, 12 noon

Where: On-line

Costs: Free admission

The lowdown: Brass Tacks is hosting a live whiskey auction. You have the option to grab a whiskey from the inventory of Curio Bar and Roger’s Liquid Oasis. The auction will also host some local bartenders to keep the fun going. The auction will take place on Brass Tack’s Instagram.

Sunday February 7th

Drag Queen Bingo Brunch

Photo courtesy of Dairy Block on Facebook

When: February 7, 12 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Where: Milk Block, 1800 Wazee St., Denver

Costs: Free admission

The lowdown: Dairy Block partners with Denver Milk Market for a drag queen bingo brunch. With local drag performers Queen Shirley Delta Blow, Kai Lee Mykles, and Dixie Krystals, enjoy brunch bites while you play bingo. You can also win prizes all afternoon.

Buckets & Bubbs: Super Bowl Edition

Photo courtesy Morin

When: February 7th

Where: Morin, 1600 15th St., Denver

Costs: Order here from 17 USD

The lowdown: Morin is back with his Buckets & Bubbs in celebration of the Super Bowl. You can eat gourmet fried chicken with a side dish of macaroni and cheese, pretzel bites with gruyere, mashed potatoes, and more. Wash everything off with champagne or any other drink of your choice, of course. The collection will take place on February 7th from 12:00 to 3:30 p.m.

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Mark your calendar

Denver Jewish Film Festival

When: February 8-17

Where: On-line

Costs: $ 100- $ 180 tickets are available here

Cider & sides

When: February 9, 3 p.m. – 9 p.m.

Where: Sti Cider’s RiNo Taproom, 2811 Walnut St. # 150, Denver

Costs: $ 29- $ 31 tickets are available here

Courage Club Global

When: February 10, 6 p.m. – 8 p.m.

Where: On-line

Costs: Free – $ 11 tickets available here

Progressive Dinner Series: Valentine’s Day Edition

When: February 11-12

Where: Milk Block, 1800 Wazee St., Denver

Costs: $ 175 tickets available here

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