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February 2013 Events in Denver

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Romance is in the air with Valentine's Day on Feb. 14, and don't miss Denver Restaurant Week the last week of February.

 

  • Free Day at the Denver Botanic Gardens at Chatfield
    Date: Friday, Feb. 1, 2013
    Location: Chatfield, 8500 Deer Creek Canyon, Littleton
    Time: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    What: Free admission for Colorado residents.
    Contact: 303-973-3705
  • First Friday Art Walk
    Date: Friday, Feb. 1, 2013
    Location: Santa Fe Art District, 5th Ave. to 10th Ave. on Santa Fe Dr.
    Time: 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
    What: Free admission to art galleries along Santa Fe Dr.
  • Free Day at the Denver Art Museum
    Date: Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013
    Location: Denver Art Museum, 100 W. 14th Ave. Pkwy.
    Time: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    What: Free admission for Colorado residents.
    Contact: 720-865-5000
  • Super Bowl XLVII
    Date: Sunday, Feb. 3, 2013
    What: Football's Super Sunday will be broadcast on CBS at 4:30 p.m. MT.
  • Free Day at the Denver Zoo
    Date: Sunday, Feb. 3, 2013
    Monday, Feb. 4, 2013
    Location: Denver Zoo, 2300 Steele St.
    Time: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    What: Free admission for Colorado residents.
    Contact: 303-376-4800
  • Free Evening at the Children's Museum of Denver
    Date: Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2013
    Children's Museum of Denver 2121 Children’s Museum Dr.
    Time: 4 p.m. - 8 p.m.
    What: Free admission for Colorado residents.
    Contact: 303-433-7444
  • Monster Jam
    Dates: Friday, Feb. 8, 2013
    Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013
    Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013
    Location: Pepsi Center
    Times: 7:30 p.m. on all three nights, as well as 2 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday
    What: Advance Auto Parts sponsors the monster truck show at the Pepsi Center.
    Cost: Tickets are $20 - $50 for adults and $10 - $50 for children ages 2 to 12. Children under 2 are free.
    Contact: 1-866-461-6556
  • Chinese New Year
    Date: Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013
    Location: Paramount Theatre
    Time: 2 p.m.
    What: Welcome the Year of the Snake with a celebration by the Denver Chinese School.
    Cost: Tickets are $25 - $55.
    Contact: 1-866-461-6556
  • Romeo & Juliet Opening Night
    Date: Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013
    Location: Ellie Caulkins Opera House
    Time: 7:30 p.m.
    What: Charles Gounod's French opera about Shakespeare's star-crossed lovers shows from Feb. 9 - Feb. 17, 2013.
    Cost: Tickets range from $20 - $160.
    Contact: 1-800-982-2787
  • Free Day at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science
    Date: Monday, Feb. 11, 2013
    Location: Denver Museum of Nature & Science, 2001 Colorado Blvd.
    Time: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    What: Free admission for Colorado residents.
    Contact: 303-322-7009
  • THE WHO Concert
    Date: Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013
    Location: Pepsi Center
    Times: 7:30 p.m.
    What: THE WHO reunites for their Quadrophenia and More tour.
    Cost: Tickets are sold out. VIP packages starting at $625 are still available.
    Contact: 1-866-461-6556
  • Valentine's Day
    Date: Thursday, Feb. 14, 2013
    What: Happy Valentine's Day to all the happy couples! For singles, just remember it's the day before all the chocolate is marked down to half-price.
  • Colorado Symphony Orchestra - Brahms, Webber, and Williams
    Dates: Friday, Feb. 15, 2013
    Saturday, Feb. 16, 2013
    Sunday, Feb. 17, 2013
    Location: Boettcher Concert Hall
    Time: 7:30 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, 2:30 p.m. on Sunday
    What: The CSO will play classics from Brahms, Webber and Williams.
    Cost: Tickets are $20 - $83. Student tickets are $5.
    Contact: 303-MAESTRO
  • Stone Sour and Papa Roach Concert
    Date: Sunday, Feb. 17, 2013
    Location: Fillmore Auditorium
    Time: 6 p.m.
    What: Stone Sour and Papa Roach join forces in this 16-and-up show.
    Cost: Tickets are $29.50.
    Contact: 303-830-TIXS
  • President's Day
    Date: Monday, Feb. 18, 2013
    What: Government offices and banks will be closed today to honor U.S. presidents Lincoln and Washington.
  • Free Day at the Denver Botanic Gardens
    Date: Monday, Feb. 18, 2013
    Location: Denver Botanic Gardens, 1005 York St.
    Time: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    What: Free admission for Colorado residents.
    Contact: 720-865-3500
  • Free Day at the Denver Zoo
    Date: Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013
    Location: Denver Zoo, 2300 Steele St.
    Time: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    What: Free admission for Colorado residents.
    Contact: 303-376-4800
  • Morrissey Concert - RESCHEDULED FOR APRIL 26
    Date: Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013
    Location: Buell Theatre
    Time: 8 p.m.
    What: Former Smiths frontman Morrissey visits the Mile High City.
    Cost: Tickets are $39.50 - $75.
    Contact: 303-830-TIXS
  • Ballet MasterWorks Opening Night
    Date: Friday, Feb. 22, 2013
    Location: Ellie Caulkins Opera House
    Time: 7:30 p.m.
    What: Igor Stravinsky’s composition of "The Rite of Spring" headlines this collection of three ballets.
    Cost: Tickets range from $28 - $154.
    Contact: 303-837-8888
  • Denver Restaurant Week
    Date: Saturday, Feb. 23 - Friday, March 8, 2013
    Location: More than 300 restaurants across the metro area
    What: Participating Denver restaurants will offer a fixed-price menu for two weeks to showcase their cuisine.
    Cost: $52.80 per couple or $26.40 per person.
  • Artopia
    Date: Saturday, Feb. 23, 2013
    Location: Starts at Vinyl at 1082 Broadway
    Continues at The Living Room, Bar Standard and City Hall
    Time: 7 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
    What: A celebration of the Mile High City's food, fashion and art at four venues on South Broadway. All guests must be 21 or over.
    Cost: General admission tickets are $20 in advance.
    Contact: Tickets are available at Ticketfly.com.
  • John Denver: A Rocky Mountain High Concert
    Date: Saturday, Feb. 23, 2013
    Location: Paramount Theatre
    Time: 8 p.m.
    What: Breathe in the love at a tribute concert to the songwriter who penned one of Colorado's official state songs, "Rocky Mountain High."
    Cost: Tickets are $35 - $45.
    Contact: 1-866-461-6556
  • "Catch Me if You Can" Opening Night
    Date: Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2013
    Location: Buell Theatre
    Time: 7:30 p.m.
    What: The Dreamworks film about a charming con man who poses as a pilot is turned into a touring Broadway production.
    Cost: Tickets are $20 - $85.
    Contact: 303-893-4100
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