Things To Do In 2018 - Add To Your Denver Bucket List
This Spring, there are a number of unique events coming to the Mile High City. They definitely made our Denver bucket list. Get your calendars out because we've got the scoop on events that you won't want to miss.
A Denver Bucket List Item For Foodies
Denver Restaurant Week | February 23 - March 4
Prepare your taste buds for the most delicious week(s) of Denver. Later this month, hundreds of restaurants across the city are dishing out their very best meals. Whether you are a fan of the classic steakhouse or you prefer the unique flavors of international cuisine, there is something for everyone at Denver Restaurant Week. The budget-friendly event features three different price points, making it perfect for an intimate date night or a family affair. Check out the menu and schedule your reservations today.
A Denver Bucket List Item For The Art Enthusiast
Kirkland Museum Grand Opening | March 10
September 10th of 2015 marked the groundbreaking of the new location of the Kirkland Museum of Fine & Decorative Art. The historic museum is moving across town into the Golden Triangle's Creative District and is set to open on March 10th. The Kirkland museum features more than 30,000 pieces in three different collections including a decorative arts collection that contains work that spans more than a century of history.
A Denver Bucket List Item For The People Person
St. Patrick's Day Parade | March 17
Since 1962, more than 300 volunteers have worked to put on the annual Denver St. Patrick's Day Parade. Downtown's Blake Street gets a makeover in honor of the holiday, with a green stripe painted by the City of Denver and the annual “changing of the sign” that renames Blake Street to Tooley Street. The yearly event has grown to feature marching bands, livestock, and even the Denver Police Departments K-9 unit and is one of the most widely attended events in the city.
A Denver Bucket List Item For The History Buff
Denver March Powwow | March 23 - March 25
The 44th annual Denver March Powwow will take place in late March. This social gathering marks a time for Indian people to come together and celebrate their heritage. The weekend-long event will feature modern Powwow dancing, which is derived from the traditional dancing of various tribes. Non-Indian spectators are welcome to come to the event and be immersed in the history and heritage of the Native American culture. Check out the spectator's guide here.
A Denver Bucket List Item For The Sports Fan
Rockies Home Opener | April 6
The Colorado Rockies are taking on the Atlanta Braves in the 2018 Home Opener on April 6th. This year marks the 25th anniversary season of the team, so the season will be filled with promotions celebrating 25 years of Rockies baseball. Coors Field, the Rockies' home base is situated in the heart of LoDo, so whether you are right behind the dugout or on The Rooftop, you are guaranteed spectacular views of the city at the home opener.
2018 is bringing something to Denver for everyone. Whether you are an art enthusiast or a sports fanatic, we have got something to add to your Denver bucket list. Stay tuned for more events going on throughout the year and enjoy exploring the Mile High city!