Here are some top picks for spending a spectacular weekend in Denver, Nov. 11-13, 2016. Denver Arts Week and the Denver Film Festival wrap up, see professional hockey and basketball games, plus there are free museum days for Colorado residents and military veterans.
For more events, see the Denver 365 Event Calendar.
Denver Arts Week (Friday and Saturday)
Denver Film Festival
Star WarsTM and the Power of Costume (opens Sunday)
On Desert Time (last chance)
'Ben Folds: Master Work with the Colorado Symphony' (Friday and Saturday)
'La Fanciulla Del West' (Friday)
Jackie Kashian (Thursday through Sunday, 2-for-1 tickets -- Comedy Works at Larimer Square)
Harland Williams (Friday and Saturday, Comedy Works at Greenwood Village)
The Polar Express TrainTM Ride
Denver Botanic Gardens' Winter Gift Market (Friday and Saturday)
Denver Nuggets vs. Detroit Pistons (Saturday)
Colorado Avalanche vs. Winnipeg Jets (Friday) and Boston Bruins (Sunday)
Denver Botanic Gardens Free Day (Colorado residents only, Friday and Saturday)
Denver Museum of Nature & Science Free Day (Sunday)