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Mark Mothersbaugh: Myopia @ Museum of Contemporary Art Denver
Oct 30 – Apr 12 all-day
Mark Mothersbaugh: Myopia @ Museum of Contemporary Art Denver | Denver | Colorado | United States
MCA Denver is proud to present the first retrospective of the work of Mark Mothersbaugh from the beginning of his career in the early 1970s through the present. Known throughout the world as a founding…

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Nov 16 – Mar 15 all-day
Brilliant: Cartier in the 20th Century @ Denver Arts Museum | Denver | Colorado | United States
The DAM will host the world-exclusive exhibition of Brilliant: Cartier in the 20th Century, featuring stunning jewelry, timepieces, and precious objects created between 1900 and 1975. This exhibition highlights Cartier’s rise to preeminence—and the historical events…

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Nov 23 – May 17 all-day
William Matthews: Trespassing @ Denver Art Museum | Denver | Colorado | United States
William Matthews: Trespassing presents selected works from his early career to his most recent paintings. Matthews began working as a graphic designer, but dedicated himself to watercolor painting in 1990. The 27 artworks on view…

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Dec 7 – Nov 27 all-day
Glitterati: Portraits & Jewelry from Colonial Latin America @ Denver Art Museum | Denver | Colorado | United States
During the Spanish Colonial period in Latin America (1521–1850), precious gold and silver were crafted into elegant jewelry then embellished with emeralds from Colombia, coral from Mexico, and pearls from Venezuela. Wanting to demonstrate their…

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Benediction @ The Space Theatre
Jan 30 – Mar 1 all-day
Benediction @ The Space Theatre
This adaptation of Kent Haruf’s novel is a powerful drama about a community searching for meaningful connections despite separation, loneliness and the race against time on the high plains of Colorado.
Cult Following @ The Jones
Feb 13 – May 8 all-day
Cult Following @ The Jones
Off-Center’s signature night of unrehearsed, unscripted theatre featuring the fast-talking and quick-thinking talents of some of Denver’s best improv performers.
2015 Ballet MasterWorks @ Ellie Caulkins Opera House
Feb 20 – Mar 1 all-day
2015 Ballet MasterWorks @ Ellie Caulkins Opera House | Denver | Colorado | United States
Don’t miss this collection of works from the masters of music and dance showcasing our dancers’ artistry and athleticism and powerful live music performed by the Colorado Ballet Orchestra.
Denver Restaurant Week @ Various Restaurants
Feb 20 – Mar 1 all-day
Denver Restaurant Week  @ Various Restaurants | Denver | Colorado | United States
The 11th annual Denver Restaurant Week will take place from February 20 – March 1, 2015! Hundreds of Denver’s top restaurants will offer multi-course dinners for the tasty price of $30 per person.
Feb 27 – Mar 1 all-day
Colorado Crossroads Junior National Qualifier @ Colorado Convention Center | Denver | Colorado | United States
Colorado Crossroads National Volleyball Qualifier invites you to join us for our 29th annual event Feb 21-23 and Feb 27-Mar 1.
Feb 27 – Feb 28 all-day
World Premiere: William Hill’s The Raven @ Boettcher Concert Hall | Denver | Colorado | United States
The Suite from The Firebird is one of Stravinsky’s most popular work featuring lush musical colors. Don’t miss the world premiere of Colorado Symphony Principal Timpanist William Hill’s homage to Edgar Allan Poe’s, The Raven,…

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THE AMERICAN FESTIVAL: PART I @ Boettcher Concert Hall
Feb 28 – Mar 1 all-day
THE AMERICAN FESTIVAL: PART I @ Boettcher Concert Hall | Denver | Colorado | United States
Former principal clarinetist Bil Jackson kicks off The American Festival, showcasing masters who have created, perfected and expanded the American idiom in symphonic music. This program celebrates the work of living composer Kevin Puts and…

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The Fab Four @ Paramount Theatre
Feb 28 @ 7:30 pm
The Fab Four @ Paramount Theatre | Denver | Colorado | United States
 
Civic Center Moves- Yoga @ McNichols Civic Center Building
Mar 2 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Civic Center Moves- Yoga @ McNichols Civic Center Building | Denver | Colorado | United States
Move, sweat, and loosen to an all-levels outdoor vinyasa yoga class that is sequenced to open your bold heart, unlock your emotional hips, and get your blood moving through every fiber of your body. At…

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Civic Center Moves- Full Body Conditioning @ McNichols Civic Center Building
Mar 3 @ 12:15 pm – 1:00 pm
Civic Center Moves- Full Body Conditioning @ McNichols Civic Center Building | Denver | Colorado | United States
Progress at your own pace through a series of strength, conditioning, and cardio blasts that will balance your body, rev your metabolism and leave you feeling uplifted. All levels welcome.
Mar 3 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Scientific & Cultural Facilities District Free Days @ The CHildren's Museum of Denver | Denver | Colorado | United States
Families can play for FREE the first Tuesday of each month from 4 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Shen Yun @ The Buell Theater
Mar 6 – Mar 8 all-day
Shen Yun @ The Buell Theater | Denver | Colorado | United States
Through the universal language of music and dance,Shen Yun weaves a wondrous tapestry of heavenly realms, ancient legends, and modern heroic tales, taking you on a journey through 5,000 years of Chinese culture. Its stunning beauty…

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Mar 6 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
Scientific & Cultural Facilities District Free Day @ Clyfford Still Museum | Denver | Colorado | United States
In appreciation of the citizens who support the Scientific and Cultural Facilities District (SFCD), and in the spirit of community engagement, the Clyfford Still Museum offers free admission on select days throughout the year.
Mar 7 – Mar 8 all-day
Symphony at the Movies: West Side Story @ Boettcher Concert Hall | Denver | Colorado | United States
Experience Leonard Bernstein’s musical masterpiece and electrifying score live, while the re-mastered film is shown in high definition with original vocals and dialogue.
Mar 7 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Scientific & Cultural Facilities District Free Day @ Denver Art Museum | Denver | Colorado | United States
The museum offers free general admission on the first Saturday of the month, courtesy of Target and the citizens who support the Scientific and Cultural Facilities District (SCFD).
Harlem Globetrotters @ The Pepsi Center
Mar 7 @ 1:00 pm
Harlem Globetrotters @ The Pepsi Center | Denver | Colorado | United States
The iconic Harlem Globetrotters are coming to the Pepsi Center in Denver, CO with their unrivaled family show, featuring some of the greatest athletes on the planet. With incredible ball handling wizardry, amazing rim-rattling dunks…

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Civic Center Moves- Yoga @ McNichols Civic Center Building
Mar 9 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Civic Center Moves- Yoga @ McNichols Civic Center Building | Denver | Colorado | United States
Move, sweat, and loosen to an all-levels outdoor vinyasa yoga class that is sequenced to open your bold heart, unlock your emotional hips, and get your blood moving through every fiber of your body. At…

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Civic Center Moves- Full Body Conditioning @ McNichols Civic Center Building
Mar 10 @ 12:15 pm – 1:00 pm
Civic Center Moves- Full Body Conditioning @ McNichols Civic Center Building | Denver | Colorado | United States
Progress at your own pace through a series of strength, conditioning, and cardio blasts that will balance your body, rev your metabolism and leave you feeling uplifted. All levels welcome.
Jason Mraz @ Bellco Theatre
Mar 12 @ 8:00 pm
Jason Mraz @ Bellco Theatre | Denver | Colorado | United States
Jason Mraz comes to Denver with his Yes! tour on march 12, 2015. Come see the multiple Grammy award winnning singer/songwriter in his acoustic set with supporting act, Raining Jane.
THE AMERICAN FESTIVAL: PART II @ Boettcher Concert Hall
Mar 13 – Mar 15 all-day
THE AMERICAN FESTIVAL: PART II @ Boettcher Concert Hall | Denver | Colorado | United States
Anne Akiko Meyers brilliantly performs Barber’s Violin Concerto, one of the most frequently performed concertos of the 20th century. Andrew Litton leads Stephen Albert’s RiverRun to close the performance with its lush, dramatic symphonic music.
Denver St. Patrick’s Day Parade @ Parade Starts at 19th and Wynkoop
Mar 14 @ 9:30 am
Denver St. Patrick's Day Parade @ Parade Starts at 19th and Wynkoop | Denver | Colorado | United States
We are all about our Irish heritage, yet we are still a western parade as well!
Runnin’ of the Green @ LoDo in Front of Union Station, 17th & Wazee
Mar 15 @ 10:15 am
Runnin' of the Green @ LoDo in Front of Union Station, 17th & Wazee | Denver | Colorado | United States
ROTG is a family oriented foot race/walk that is centered around the Irish celebration of Saint Patrick’s Day and Spring.
The Chieftains @ Boettcher Concert Hall
Mar 15 @ 7:30 pm
The Chieftains @ Boettcher Concert Hall | Denver | Colorado | United States
Six time Grammy winners, The Chieftains are now recognized for bringing traditional Irish music to the world’s attention. They have uncovered the wealth of traditional Irish music that has accumulated over the centuries, making the…

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Civic Center Moves- Yoga @ McNichols Civic Center Building
Mar 16 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Civic Center Moves- Yoga @ McNichols Civic Center Building | Denver | Colorado | United States
Move, sweat, and loosen to an all-levels outdoor vinyasa yoga class that is sequenced to open your bold heart, unlock your emotional hips, and get your blood moving through every fiber of your body. At…

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Civic Center Moves- Full Body Conditioning @ McNichols Civic Center Building
Mar 17 @ 12:15 pm – 1:00 pm
Civic Center Moves- Full Body Conditioning @ McNichols Civic Center Building | Denver | Colorado | United States
Progress at your own pace through a series of strength, conditioning, and cardio blasts that will balance your body, rev your metabolism and leave you feeling uplifted. All levels welcome.
Chick Corea & Herbie Hancock @ Boettcher Concert Hall
Mar 17 @ 7:30 pm
Chick Corea & Herbie Hancock @ Boettcher Concert Hall | Denver | Colorado | United States
In 1978, jazz titans Herbie Hancock and Chick Corea toured together, playing alone as an acoustic piano duo. (Which surprised the music world at the peak of the jazz-rock fusion era; both were alums of…

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