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February 2020

Standing Up, Falling Down at the Denver Jewish Film Festival

February 8

The Denver Jewish Film Festival presented by the Sturm Family Foundation is showing the film Standing Up, Falling Down (Comedy, 2019) on Feb. 8 at 9:15 p.m. Director Matt Ratner will be in attendance at this show. The film is about a failing stand-up comedian, Ben Schwartz (from Parks and Recreation), and an alcoholic dermatologist (Billy Crystal) who give each other the confidence to face the failures in their lives. Director Matt Ratner will be in attendance at this show.

Categories: Festivals and Special Events, Movies and Film
Website: www.jccdenver.org/denver-arts-and-culture/denver-jewish-film-festival/,

Golda’s Balcony, the Film at the Denver Jewish Film Festival

February 8

The Denver Jewish Film Festival presented by the Sturm Family Foundation is showing Golda’s Balcony, the Film on Feb. 8 at 7 p.m. The film is a riveting portrait of one of the great women of our time, portrayed Off-Broadway by the legendary actress Tovah Feldshuh. Producer Dave Fishelson will be in attendance at this show. As a play on Broadway and Off, Golda’s Balcony sold out over 500 performances, becoming the longest-running, one-woman show in Broadway history.

Categories: Festivals and Special Events, Movies and Film
Website: www.jccdenver.org/denver-arts-and-culture/denver-jewish-film-festival/,

Picture of His Life at the Denver Jewish Film Festival

February 10

The Denver Jewish Film Festival presented by the Sturm Family Foundation is showing the film Picture of His Life on Feb. 10 at 7 p.m. Writer/Director Dani Menkin will be in attendance at this event. The film is about world-renowned wildlife photographer Amos Nachoum who dreams of photographing a polar bear underwater. Tickets are $14 for adults, $12 for students and seniors.

Categories: Festivals and Special Events, Movies and Film
Website: www.jccdenver.org/denver-arts-and-culture/denver-jewish-film-festival/,

Denver Clerk and Recorder Valentines Day Celebration

February 14

DENVER – Clerk and Recorder Paul D. López’ will continue the tradition and our 13th annual Valentine’s Day Celebration will happen on February 14, 2020. The Clerk and Recorder’s Office issues marriage licenses. On Valentine’s Day, judges and clergy will perform free marriage ceremonies for couples. Food and beverages will be available for the couples. Drawings will be held for gifts from local businesses, elected officials and other city agencies. Marriage licenses are $30. WHAT: Valentine’s Day Celebration WHEN: Friday,…

Categories: Festivals and Special Events
Website: denverclerkandrecorder.org,

Aulcie at the Denver Jewish Film Festival

February 15

The Denver Jewish Film Festival presented by the Sturm Family Foundation is showing the film Aulcie on Feb. 15 at 7 p.m. about Aulcie Perry, a basketball legend from the Newark Ghetto. (Documentary, 2020) The inspiring story of Aulcie Perry, a basketball legend from the Newark Ghetto who led Maccabi Tel Aviv to an upset win in the European Championship. Tickets are $14 for adults, $12 for students and seniors.

Categories: Festivals and Special Events, Movies and Film
Website: www.jccdenver.org/denver-arts-and-culture/denver-jewish-film-festival/,

Colorado Garden & Home Show

February 22 - March 1

The Rocky Mountain region’s largest, oldest and most prestigious garden and home show!

Categories: Denver Metro Events, Festivals and Special Events
Website: coloradogardenfoundation.org,

CatVideoFest 2020

February 28 - March 1

CatVideoFest is a joyous communal experience, only available in theaters, and raises money for cats in need through partnerships with local cat charities, animal welfare organizations, and shelters to best serve cats in the area. CatVideoFest is a compilation reel of the latest and best cat videos culled from countless hours of unique submissions and sourced animations, music videos, and, of course, classic internet powerhouses.

Categories: Festivals and Special Events, Movies and Film
Website: secure.denverfilm.org/tickets/film.aspx?id=31544,

March 2020

Choose Your Cool Event

March 9 - March 13

A new way to tone! We are so excited to be kicking off our new treatment CoolTone ByCoolSculpting because it’s the coolest innovation in body contouring. From March 9th – March 13th buy 3 cycles get 1 free! PROMOTION DETAILS 💪 Must schedule consultation week of event to receive special 💪⠀Must receive minimum 4 cycles 💪⠀Requires $75 deposit, applicable to your treatment to hold your spot Schedule to receive your Cool treatment with one of our specialists today!

Categories: Festivals and Special Events, Health, Wellness, Fitness
Website: coolsculpting.facialaestheticsinc.com/,

Building Bridges: How to Be an Antiracist

March 30

Join the Mizel Museum & The Denver Post on March 30 for an incredible night featuring Ibram X. Kendi, NY Times bestselling author of How to Be an Antiracist. Kendi will be interviewed by Gregory Moore, former co-chair of the Pulitzer Prize Board The Mizel Museum & The Denver Post present Building Bridges, an exciting new series that brings bestselling authors to Denver to discuss their work on confronting the most pressing social justice issues facing our communities, including racism,…

Categories: Festivals and Special Events
Website: mizelmuseum.org/event/building-bridges-how-to-be-an-antiracist/,

April 2020

YouthBiz Spring Marketplace

April 25

Shop and support local, young entrepreneurs! The YouthBiz Marketplace is the ultimate buy-local experience where you’ll find unique, handcrafted gifts for Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, graduation, and more. Shop and be inspired at this free, fam

Categories: Festivals and Special Events, Kids and Families
Website: yacenter.org/youthbiz/marketplace/,

May 2020

Plant, Eat & Get Local

May 16

Join us for the grand opening of our annual plant sale featuring 150+ varieties of organic, heirloom vegetables and herb starts, as well as beneficial pollinator plants for your home garden! Plant, Eat & Get Local Saturday May 16th, 10am – 2pm Plant, Eat & Get Local at The Urban Farm! Join us for the grand opening of our annual plant sale featuring 150+ varieties of organic, heirloom vegetables and herb starts, as well as beneficial pollinator plants for your…

Categories: Festivals and Special Events, Nature and Outdoors
Website: www.theurbanfarm.org/event-calendar,

Denver Daughter Dance

May 16

The Denver Daughters Dance was created in 2011 as a new way of bringing parents and daughters of the city together. The annual event creates a fun and intimate atmosphere where everyone feels free to dress up and dance! The Denver Daughters Dance was created in 2011 as a new way of bringing parents and daughters of the city together. The annual event creates a fun and intimate atmosphere where everyone feels free to dress up, dance, hang out, and…

Categories: Festivals and Special Events, Kids and Families
Website: www.denverd3.org,

Farmer’s Market in a Bag

May 29

Celebrate our community, local vendors and artists at our walk-through farmers’ market on Friday, May 29th from 4 PM to 7 PM. Purchase a Farmers’ Market Bag below for $25. Your purchase of this base bag is your ticket into the event. Celebrate our community, local vendors and artists at our walk-through farmers’ market on Friday, May 29th from 4 PM to 7 PM. STEP ONE: Purchase a Farmers’ Market Bag for $25. Your purchase of this base bag is…

Categories: Festivals and Special Events, Food and Cooking
Website: www.feedery.com/marketbag,

June 2020

Summer Solstice Celebration at Bluff Lake Nature Center

June 19

Celebrate the longest day of the year with live music, food trucks, drinks, and more! Visit any time between 5 and 9 pm. This is a family friendly event.

Categories: Festivals and Special Events, Kids and Families
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September 2020

9th Annual Lowry Foundation Benefit at the Lowry Beer Garden

September 24

Come to the Lowry Beer Garden on Thursday, September 24 (5pm-9pm) – show your love of Lowry while enjoying food, libations and ice cream at Lowry Beer Garden and Rocket Ice Cream! (20% of dine-in/takeout sales will benefit the Lowry Foundation.) For more information please call The Lowry Foundation at (303) 344-0481.

Categories: Festivals and Special Events
Website: www.lowryfoundation.org,

Realities For Children “Keeping Dreams Alive” Awards Gala

September 24

The Keeping Dreams Alive Awards is a presentation of dreams and wishes granted to children ages 6-14 who are struggling to keep their dreams alive while living in at-risk situations. For 23 years, The Realities ForChildren Awards Gala has been honoring leaders in our community and victorious youth who have triumphed over childhood abuse. Each year we are proud to recognize the unsung heroes in Child Protection, Law Enforcement, Youth Agencies, Volunteers, Foster Parents, Realities For Children Business Members and all those who come…

Categories: Charity Event, Festivals and Special Events
Website: www.realitiesforchildrenawards.com,

Babi Yar Virtual Commemoration

September 30

The 79th Anniversary Babi Yar Remembrance Ceremony will be held virtually on September 30, 2020 at 7:00 PM. The commemoration honors those lost during the massacre at the Babi Yar ravine in Ukraine, as well as all victims and survivors of the Holocaust. This year’s featured Keynote Speaker is Colorado Attorney General Phil Weiser who will address confronting rising acts of hatred. The event will include a moving tribute concert by Sandra Wong, a world-renowned concert violinist. This annual ceremony…

Categories: Festivals and Special Events, History
Website: mizelmuseum.org/event/babi-yar-remembrance-ceremony-2020/,

October 2020

Prairie Harvest Fest: A Socially Distanced Fall Event

October 10

Painted Prairie, a neo-traditional master-planned community in Aurora, announces the next socially-distanced event for the fall. The event features free fall-themed food and activity pairings in a street fair fashion throughout the community. Prairie Harvest Fest: A Socially Distanced Fall Event Bring your family and friends and join us for Prairie Harvest Fest for free, fall-themed food and activities AURORA, Colo., Oct. 10, 2020. — Painted Prairie, a neo-traditional master-planned community in Aurora, announces the next socially-distanced event for the…

Categories: Festivals and Special Events
Website: www.eventbrite.com/e/prairie-harvest-fest-tickets-121247164533,

Boo on the Bluff

October 24

Trick or Treat your way around Bluff Lake with our many partners, completing activities and games and collecting stamps and candy along the way! We will even have a professional photographer available to take a family photo! 10 am – 1 pm.

Categories: Festivals and Special Events, Kids and Families
Website: ,

Untitled: Creative Fusions at Home – featuring Tya Alisa Anthony and Lares Feliciano

October 30

Local artists Tya Alisa Anthony and Lares Feliciano have curated a unique program including an offbeat art tour, a cocktail demo, artist Q&A, tarot card readings, fashion show, full moon ritual tutorial and more. With eyes on the future, Anthony and Feliciano seek to ignite individual empowerment to overcome adversity, planting the seeds for a new reality steeped in hope, inspired by the DAM’s new exhibition “Frida Kahlo, Diego Rivera, and Mexican Modernism.” Full program of the night’s events will…

Categories: Arts and Culture, Festivals and Special Events
Website: www.facebook.com/events/336199964334241/,
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