National Parks Adventure 3D (Now - September 22)
"Narrated by Robert Redford, National Parks Adventure 3D celebrates the 100-year anniversary of America's national parks by taking viewers on an off-trail adventure through four of our treasured national parks: Yellowstone, Glacier, Yosemite and Arches. Watch it in IMAX at the Denver Muesum of Nature & Science." Learn details here.
Cherry Creek Arts Festival (July 2-4)
"This free, outdoor extravaganza - the city's signature cultural celebration of the visual, performing and culinary arts - gives more than 350,000 annual visitors the chance to meet and talk with international visual artists, enjoy a wide range of family-friendly fun and sample fine cuisine." Click here to learn more.
Liberty Run and Firecracker Kids Fun Run (July 4)
"Work off all the BBQ, ice cream and apple pie by running in the Liberty Run. This four-mile run around beautiful Washington Park is a July 4th tradition in The Mile High City and benefits veterans." Learn details here.
4th of July Weekend in Denver (July 1 - 4)
"There’s no better place to be over the 4th of July weekend than in Denver! You’ll be treated to festivals, concerts, pro sports - and, of course, all the brilliant fireworks displays you could ever wish for." Learn about the many events going on here.
City Park Jazz (Now - Aug 7)
"City Park Jazz heads into its 30th season with a great lineup of FREE Sunday concerts in the park. Spanning 10 weeks across June, July and August, the collection of local musicians in this year’s lineup crosses cultures, styles and genres in a way that reflects the musical and cultural diversity of Denver." View concert calendar here.
Urban Market (July 7, 21, and 30)
"The Urban Market is a great place to shop in Denver. At the market you will find an amazing array of local arts and crafts sold direct by the artist, clothing, jewelry, antiques, furniture, holistic services, unique treasures, Delicious food, and just about anything else you could want. Come out and have fun in the sun while supporting your local artists, businesses, and community at Denver's premier outdoor shopping paradise." Learn more here.
Underground Music Showcase (July 28 - 31)
"The Underground Music Showcase (The UMS) is Denver, Colorado's premier indie festival, now in its 16th year. The UMS is known not only for its focus on local talent and the local community (its a non-profit event and benefits the Denver Post Community Foundation) but also for the diversity and crazy high energy of the performances you can see throughout its tenure. This year's incarnation showcases over 400 local and national act performances, across 4 days, in nearly 20 venues." Learn event details here.
Colorado Dragon Boat Festival (July 30 - 31)
"The Colorado Dragon Boat Festival in Sloan's Lake Park has become a wildly popular cultural bonanza in Denver over the past 16 years. Denver's 5280 Magazine declared it 'one of Colorado's greatest festivals'." Learn festival details here.