Here are some top Denver things to do this weekend, Oct. 19-21, 2018. Christina Aguilera is in town, performing live at the Pepsi Center. Plus, dig out your flannel for the Fall Flannel Fest or don your running shoes for the Rock ‘N’ Roll Denver Half Marathon.


Special Events

Christina Aguilera: The Liberation Tour (Friday, Oct. 19)

EnduroCross – Round 4 (Saturday, Oct. 20)

Destination Venture (Saturday, Oct. 20 and Sunday, Oct. 21)

Fall Flannel Fest (Sunday, Oct. 21)


Museum Exhibitions

El Infinito

Above and Beyond

Rembrandt: Painter as Printmaker

American Cars of the 1970s: A Decade of Radical Change

Zoom In: The Centennial State in 100 Objects

Stampede: Animals in Art

Mindbender Mansion

Welded & Fabricated Poetry: The Artistic Life of Elizabeth Yanish Shwayder

A Daughter’s Eye / A Daughter’s Voice 

Tara Donovan: Fieldwork

Play Ball!

Winged Souls


Arts & Culture

Special Guest Presented by Meow Wolf

Clyfford Still Museum Free Evening (Friday, Oct. 19)

Latin Fashion Show: Written in the Stars (Friday, Oct. 19)

Reality Bytes

Light in All Darkness: Images and Icons From William Hart McNichols

Denver Animal Shelter’s Third Annual Rescue Runway (Friday, Oct. 19)


Performing Arts

‘Cannibal! The Musical’

'Boston Marriage'


‘Corduroy’ (Saturday, Oct. 20)

‘The Constant Wife (last chance on Sunday, Oct. 21)

Schubert Unfinished Symphony




Amanda Perez (Friday, Oct. 19)

Blackbear (Friday, Oct. 19)

Love & Theft (Friday, Oct. 19)

Nitty Gritty Dirt Band (Friday, Oct. 19)

Polyphia (Friday, Oct. 19)

New Orleans Suspects (Friday, Oct. 19)

Excision (Saturday, Oct. 20)

For King & Country (Saturday, Oct. 20)

MAX (Saturday, Oct. 20)

Kick Out the Jams (Saturday, Oct. 20)

OTT (Saturday, Oct. 20)

Polyrhythmics (Saturday, Oct. 20)

Hazel Miller Band (Saturday, Oct. 20)

Strung Out (Sunday, Oct. 21)

UK Subs & Agent Orange (Sunday, Oct. 21)


Food & Drink

The Festival (Friday, Oct. 19 and Saturday, Oct. 20)

The Real Octoberfest (Saturday, Oct. 20)

End of the World Pub Crawl (Saturday, Oct. 20)

5280 Dines (Sunday, Oct. 21)

Skyline Beer Garden

Farmers’ Markets



Broadway Halloween Parade (Saturday, Oct. 20)

Inside the Orchestra’s Tiny Tots Performances (Saturday, Oct. 20)

A Halloween Fest (Sunday, Oct. 21)

Boo at the Zoo (Saturday, Oct. 20 and Sunday, Oct. 21)

Pumpkin Nights

Ghosts in the Gardens


Enchanted Hollows

Fright Fest

Corn Maze at Denver Botanic Gardens at Chatfield


Film & Literature


Victorian Horrors

‘Pandas 3D’


Byers-Evans House Book Club (Sunday, Oct. 21)



Dave Attell (Friday, Oct. 19 and Saturday, Oct. 20)

Kyle Kinane

Al Jackson (Sunday, Oct. 21; 2-for-1 tickets available)


Sports & Outdoor Recreation

University of Denver Hockey Game (Friday, Oct. 19)

Denver Nuggets vs. Phoenix Suns (Saturday, Oct. 20)

University of Denver Men’s Soccer Game (Saturday, Oct. 20)

Denver Nuggets vs. Golden State Warriors (Sunday, Oct. 21)

HSBC USA Women’s Seven Series Rugby (Saturday, Oct. 20 and Sunday, Oct. 21)

Rock ‘N’ Roll Denver Half Marathon (Saturday, Oct. 20 and Sunday, Oct. 21)

Make-A-Wish Colorado Walk for Wishes & 5K Run (Sunday, Oct. 21)


Looking for more ways to have an unforgettable weekend in Denver? See our Denver 365 Event Calendar for activities, events and other stuff to do. Denver is a sunny outdoor city, full of urban adventures for the whole family.