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A complete listing of all the Mile High city has to offer: museums, theater, live music, entertainment, art exhibits and cultural events.
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April 2014 Events in Denver
Enjoy April 2014 in Denver with Doors Open Denver, Dining Out for Life and other spring activities in the Mile High City. Comedians Chelsea Handler and Wayne Brady visit Denver this month, and notable concerts include Celtic Woman and Arcade Fire.

"Shadowlands" Allows Glimpse of Faith and Love
"Shadowlands" offers a glimpse into the marriage between Christian author C.S. Lewis and an American divorcée. The drama is showing at the Stage Theatre in Denver through April 22, 2014.

Modern Masters: 20th Century Icons from the Albright-Knox Art Gallery
The Denver Art Museum presents an exhibit of around 70 modern artworks on loan from the Albright-Knox Art Gallery in Buffalo, N.Y. "Modern Masters: 20th Century Icons from the Albright-Knox Art Gallery" is on display from March 2 - June 15, 2014.

"Jackie & Me" Hits a Home Run
"Jackie & Me" hits a home run at the Denver Center for the Performing Arts. The play about a time-traveling teenager who gets to meet his idol, Jackie Robinson, is showing through Dec. 22, 2013.

Starz Denver Film Festival 2013
The Mile High City gets a taste of Hollywood glitz with Denver's Starz Film Festival. The 36th-annual festival is scheduled for Nov. 6 - 17, 2013.

Q&A with Director of "Lion Ark"
Tim Phillips, the director of "Lion Ark," answers questions about the film showing at the Starz Denver Film Festival in a Q&A. "Lion Ark" traces the journey of 25 African lions from Bolivia to the Wild Animal Sanctuary in Colorado.

"Labor Day" Delivers Taut Drama
"Labor Day" delivers a taut character portrait of how a family reacts to crisis over Labor Day weekend. Directed by Jason Reitman, "Labor Day" is the opening night presentation of the 2013 Starz Denver Film Festival.

"Peter and the Starcatcher" Entertains All Ages
As a prequel to the Peter Pan story, "Peter and the Starcatcher" entertains all ages. The touring Broadway production is showing at the Denver Center for Performing Arts from Aug. 15 - Sept. 1, 2013.

"The Truth About Emanuel" Delves into Motherhood
A new mother's joy is not all it seems in "The Truth About Emanuel," starring Jessica Biel. The film is showing as part of the 2013 Starz Denver Film Festival.

"Book of Mormon" Converts Ideals into Comedy
"Book of Mormon" sets the idealism of missionaries to music, from the twisted minds behind "South Park." The comedy is playing at the Buell Theater in Denver from Oct. 22 through Nov. 24, 2013.

October 2013 Events in Denver
Fall is in full swing during October 2013 with Broncos games, Halloween events and more in Denver.

"Much Ado About Nothing" Updates Comedy
"Much Ado About Nothing" updates the timeless Shakespearean comedy at Denver's Spark Theater. The local production shows through Oct. 5, 2013.

Blue Man Group
The Blue Man Group will perform at the Buell Theatre through April 21, 2013.

Denver Botanic Gardens: 2013 Concert Series
The 2013 concert schedule at the Denver Botanic Gardens features Arlo Guthrie, Emmylou Harris and Chris Isaak

Visit "Other Desert Cities"
The Tony-nominated "Other Desert Cities" examines the impact of a memoir on a family in Palm Springs, Calif. The drama is showing through April 28, 2013, at the Space Theatre at the Denver Center for the Performing Arts.

Spend "A Weekend with Pablo Picasso"
Spend "A Weekend with Pablo Picasso" with a one-act play that takes the audience through a tour of Pablo Picasso's studio. "A Weekend with Pablo Picasso" is playing at the Denver Center for Performing Arts through April 28, 2013.

"Cities of Splendor: A Journey Through Renaissance Italy"
The glories of Renaissance Italy are in full flower at "Cities of Splendor: A Journey Through Renaissance Italy." The exhibit is on display at the Denver Art Museum from April 10, 2011 - July 31, 2011.

"Endgame" Presents Absurdity of Life
"Endgame," a one-act play by Samuel Beckett, presents the absurdity of life in a production at Denver's Spark Theater. The drama is showing through March 30, 2013.

2012 Movies in the Parks Series
Denver Parks & Recreation presents the 2012 Movies in the Parks Series. The series shows free films during the summer at Denver parks across the Mile High City.

Albums Recorded Live at Red Rocks
Albums recorded live at Red Rocks Park and Ampitheatre near Denver, CO include U2's "Under a Blood Red Sky" and "Live at Red Rocks 8.15.95" by the Dave Matthews Band.

AMC Theatres in Denver
A listing of all Kerasotes Theatres in the Denver area.

American Idiot Photos
American Idiot follows the adventures of three young men who attempt to make their way in the world, accompanied by songs by Green Day.

American Indian Art Galleries
The Denver Art Museum revamped its American Indian art galleries in January 2011.

Artist Shares Inspiration for DAM Mural
Western artist Theodore Waddell shares his inspiration for a 8-by-28 foot mural of abstract Angus cows. The mural is on display at the Denver Art Museum from May 20 - Dec. 2, 2012.

Blink! Light, Sound and the Moving Image
The Denver Art Museum exhibit "Blink! Light, Sound and the Moving Image" features high-tech installations of digital art culled from the museum's collection. "Blink!" will be on display from March 13 - May 1, 2011.

Celebrate July 4th in Denver
Celebrate the fourth of July in the Mile High city with fireworks, free concerts, and more!

Century Theatres in Denver
A listing of all Century Theatres in the Denver area.

Cinco de Mayo 2013
Celebrate Cinco de Mayo 2013 in the Mile High City with one of the country's largest festivals.

City Park Jazz 2011 Schedule
City Park Jazz returns to Denver's City Park every Sunday at 6 p.m. from June 5 - August 7, 2011. The popular free concert series features local bands in an outdoor setting.

Denver Art Museum
A profile of the Denver Art Museum in Denver, CO.

City Park Jazz 2012 Schedule
City Park Jazz serenades Denver's City Park every Sunday at 6 p.m. from June 3 - August 5, 2012. The popular free concert series features local bands in an outdoor setting.

Denver Arts Week 2011 Elevates Mile High City
The Mile High City kicks off its fifth annual Denver Arts Week from Nov. 4 - 12, 2011.

Denver Botanic Gardens: 2011 Concert Series
The 2011 concert schedule at the Denver Botanic Gardens features Chris Isaak, k.d. lang and B.B. King.

Denver Botanic Gardens: 2012 Concert Series
The 2012 concert schedule at the Denver Botanic Gardens features Al Green, Diana Krall and the Gipsy Kings.

Denver Flash Mob Offers Organized Chaos
Flash mobs are the latest trend in organized chaos, as groups of people randomly gather in public places to perform a dance or other activity. Denver Flash Mob organizes free events across the Mile High City.

Denver FM Radio Stations
A guide to what's on the air in the Mile High City.

Denver Haunted Houses
Haunted houses in Denver provide mile-high excitement for Halloween 2011.

Denver Shines Spotlight on Art
The Mile High City celebrates the arts with the sixth-annual Denver Arts Week from Nov. 2 - 10, 2012.

Denver Summer Fairs and Festivals
A round-up of 2013 summer fairs and festivals held in Denver, from the Greek Festival to the People's Fair.

Earth Day in Denver 2012
The Mile High City goes green for Earth Day on Tuesday, April 22, 2014. Stop by the Earth Day Fair or enjoy a free day at the Denver Botanic Gardens.

Easter Sunday 2012 in Denver
Celebrate Easter with Colorado flair in 2012 by attending a service at Red Rocks amphitheater or participating in the largest Easter egg hunt in the state at Copper Mountain.

El Anatsui: When I Last Wrote to You about Africa
El Anatsui, a contemporary African artist, visited the Denver Art Museum to discuss a retrospective of his work. "El Anatsui: When I Last Wrote to You about Africa" will be on display at the DAM from Sept. 9 - Dec. 30, 2012.

Elvis Cinemas
Discount movie theater Elvis Cinemas offers second-run screenings of films in the Denver metro area.

Film on the Rocks 2012
Film on the Rocks features outdoor showings of second-run films at the outdoor amphitheater of Red Rocks. The 2012 line-up includes "Iron Man," "Bridesmaids" and "Spirited Away."

Free Days at Denver Museums for 2012
Colorado residents can enjoy free admission on selected days in 2012 to Denver's finest attractions, from the Denver Art Museum to the Denver Zoo.

Garry Winogrand: Women are Beautiful Exhibit
Candid black-and-white photos from Garry Winogrand are on display at the Denver Art Museum from Jan. 29, 2012 - Sept. 16, 2012. "Women are Beautiful" are on-the-street shots of women, published in a book of the same name in 1975.

Harkins Theatres in Denver
Harkins Theatres, a chain of theaters in the Southwestern U.S., features one location in the Denver metro area.

History Colorado Center in Denver
Visit the storied past of the Centennial state at the History Colorado Center in Denver, CO.

How to Play the Colorado Lottery
A guide on how to play the Colorado lottery and Powerball lottery.

Labor Day Weekend in Denver
Labor Day weekend in Denver offers a variety of events, including A Taste of Colorado and Rockies games.

Kizuna: West Meets East Photos

Landmark Theatres in Denver
If you're looking for independent film in Denver, look no further than Landmark Theatres. The Mayan, Esquire and Chez Artiste movie theaters all feature showings of foreign, arthouse and indie films.

Lizards & Snakes Exhibit
The Lizards & Snakes exhibit at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science showcases animals that slither and slide. The exhibit runs from Feb. 3 - July 8, 2012, and is included in museum admission.

March 2013 Events in Denver
March madness and an early Easter make up main events for March 2013 in Denver.

May 2012 Events in Denver
May 2012 events in Denver include Cinco de Mayo, Mother's Day and Memorial Day.

New Year's Resolutions in Denver
Do you need a little help sticking to your New Year's resolutions? Visit our list of resources in Denver to help you keep on track for the new year.

October 2011 Events in Denver
The crisp days of fall in October 2011 bring Broncos games, Halloween events and more in Denver.

Top 10 Free Denver Activities
The Mile High City offers plenty of free things to do all year long. Enjoy Denver without spending a dime with our list of Top 10 Free Denver Activities.

Palettes Menu Honors Georgia O'Keefe
Travel to the sun-drenched Southwest of artist Georgia O'Keefe with a new tasting menu at Palettes restaurant at the Denver Art Museum. The menus is in conjunction with an exhibit, "Georgia O'Keefe in New Mexico: Architecture, Katsinam, and the Land," which is showing through April 28, 2013.

Read My Pins: The Madeleine Albright Collection
Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright displays favorites from her pin collection. Albright often used pins to communicate the nuances of diplomacy during her four-year term. "Read My Pins: The Madeleine Albright Collection" is showing from April 15 - June 17, 2012 at the Denver Art Museum.

Red Rocks 2011 Concerts
Located 15 miles west of Denver, Red Rocks Park and Amphitheatre boasts natural acoustics for outdoor concerts. The 2010 concert schedule includes Sting, the Gipsy Kings and the String Cheese Incident.

Red Rocks 2012 Concerts
Located 15 miles west of Denver, Red Rocks Park and Amphitheatre boasts natural acoustics for outdoor concerts. The 2012 concert schedule includes The Fray, The String Cheese Incident and Norah Jones.

Red Rocks 2013 Concerts
Red Rocks Park and Amphitheatre in Morrison, Colo., features natural acoustics for outdoor concerts. The 2013 concert schedule starts on March 31 with a non-denominational Easter Sunrise Service.

Regal Cinemas in Denver
A listing of all Regal Cinemas, also known as United Artists (UA)Theatres, in the Denver area.

Robert Adams: The Place We Live Exhibit
Contemporary photographer Robert Adams displays black-and-white photos at the Denver Art Museum from Sept. 25, 2011 - Jan. 1, 2012 in "Robert Adams: The Place We Live."

Starz Denver Film Festival 2011
The starz come out at night with Denver's Starz Film Festival from Nov. 2 - 14, 2011.

Swiss Film Directors Say "Bonjour" to Denver
Swiss film directors Stéphanie Chuat and Véronique Reymond visit Denver for a French-language film festival presented by the Denver Film Society. Chuat and Reymond's first feature film, "The Little Room" ("La Petite Chambre") was Switzerland's submission to the Academy Awards for Best Foreign Film in 2010.

Top 10 Outdoor Activities in Denver
If summer weather leaves you itching to spend time outdoors, look no further than our list of top 10 outdoor events in Denver. From concerts at Red Rocks to visiting the Denver Zoo, there's no shortage of ways to find fun in the sun this summer.

Women are Beautiful Photos
A laughing woman neglects her ice cream cone on the streets of New York City in 1968 in this candid photo by Garry Winogrand, whose work is on display through September 2012 at the Denver Art Museum.

Yves Saint Laurent: The Retrospective
"Yves Saint Laurent: The Retrospective" presents 40 years of fashion design by the iconic French designer. The exhibit shows at the Denver Art Museum from March 25 - July 8, 2012.

Yves Saint Laurent: The Retrospective Photos
Get a sneak peek with five photos of lavish fashions of "Yves Saint Laurent: The Retrospective" at the Denver Art Museum. The exhibit is on display through July 8, 2012.

Film on the Rocks 2013
Film on the Rocks features outdoor showings at Red Rocks on selected weeknights during the summer. The 2013 line-up ranges from new hits such as "The Hunger Games" to cult classics such as "The Princess Bride."

City Park Jazz 2013 Schedule
Enjoy the sounds of City Park Jazz every Sunday at 6 p.m. from June 2 - August 4, 2013. The free concert series in Denver's City Park features local bands in an outdoor setting.

"Defending the Caveman" Digs up Laughs
"Defending the Caveman" examines the prehistoric roots of men and women's approach to life with a sense of humor. The comedy is playing at the Garner Galleria Theatre from Sept. 18 through Oct. 27, 2013.

March 2014 Events in Denver
March 2014 offers a flurry of free days at Denver attractions during the first weekend of the month.

"The Legend of Georgia McBride" Drags up Comedy
“The Legend of Georgia McBride,” playing through Feb. 23, 2014, at the Ricketson Theatre in Denver, is about an out-of-work roofer who has just found out his Elvis impersonation show is being replaced by a drag show. In order to pay the rent, he undergoes a transformation into a drag queen.

Embark on an Epic Journey with "black odyssey"
Take an epic journey with "black odyssey," an updated version of Homer's "Odyssey." The drama is showing at the Denver Center for the Performing Arts from Jan. 17 - Feb. 16, 2014.

"Hamlet" Staged at DCPA During WWI
"Hamlet," Shakespeare's masterpiece of madness, is staged during World War I at the Denver Center for the Performing Arts. Starring Aubrey Deeker as Hamlet, the production is showing through Feb. 23, 2014.

Red Rocks 2014 Concerts
The 2014 concert schedule at Red Rocks kicks off on April 19 with Slightly Stoopid. Other highlights include the Avett Brothers, Lana Del Rey, Amos Lee and James Taylor.

"Animal Crackers" Revives Slapstick
"Animal Crackers" revives 1930s slapstick with a classic Marx Brothers comedy. The show is playing at the Space Theatre in Denver through May 11, 2014.

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