Here are some top picks for spending a spectacular weekend in Denver, Jan. 13-16, 2017. It’s your last chance to see Clyfford Still: The Works on Paper and the final weekend for Washed Ashore, Art to Save the Sea. The National Western Stock Show & Rodeo is in full swing and the Denver International Sportsmen’s Exposition kicks off, featuring more than 500 outdoor companies and fun activities like the Fly-Fishing Pavilion complete with casting ponds. If you want to explore the best of the River North Art District (RiNo), a free circulator bus, sponsored by Drink RiNo, will have multiple stops throughout the neighborhood. This free service will be available every First Friday (5-12 p.m.) and Saturday (2-10 p.m.). And on Monday, the annual Martin Luther King Marade (March and Parade) gets underway.


Museum Exhibitions

Star WarsTM and the Power of Costume

Mummies: New Secrets from the Tombs

Washed Ashore, Art to Save the Sea (final weekend)

Clyfford Still: The Works on Paper (last chance on Sunday)


Martin Luther King, Jr. statue in Denver's City ParkSpecial Events

National Western Stock Show & Rodeo

Pro Rodeos        

Denver International Sportsmen’s Exposition (Thursday through Sunday)

African-American Heritage Rodeo (Monday)

Martin Luther King Marade (Monday)


Performing Arts

An Act of God

Ignite Theatre Presents ‘The Wiz

Man of La Mancha

The Book of Will


Arts & Culture

Drink RiNo



Gregory Alan Isakov with Colorado Symphony: Reunion (Thursday and Friday)

Music in the Galleries: Altius Quartet (Friday)

A Night of Pops: Tribute to Leroy Anderson (Saturday)

Kane Brown – Ain’t No Stopping Us Now (Saturday)

Drive-By Truckers (Friday and Saturday)



10th Annual Warren Miller Film Screening (Friday)

Black Holes: The Other Side of Infinity

Mummies: Secrets of the Pharaohs IMAX

Wild Africa 3D



Dana Gold (Friday and Saturday)

John Henson (Thursday through Sunday)


Outdoor Fun

Winter Park Express Ski Train (will be running through the holiday on Monday)

Southwest Rink at Skyline Park



Colorado Avalanche vs. Nashville Predators (Saturday)

Colorado Mammoth vs. New England Black Wolves (Saturday)

Denver Nuggets vs. Orlando Magic (Monday)


For more activities, see the Denver 365 Event Calendar.