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Art: History/Science, Museum, Extreme Sports
Extreme Sports: Beyond Human Limits
Extreme Sports: Beyond Human Limits features stories about international athletes, including some from Colorado, immersive exhibits, and activities and challenges for various ages that showcase the science, creativity, and innovation in some of the riskier...
Denver Museum of Nature and Science
Denver, CO

Thu 12/5/19 - Tue 12/24/19 at 9am-5pm
Thu 12/26/19 - Sun 4/12/20 at 9am-5pm
Art: History/Science, Multimedia, Museum, Computers/Technology, Film
The Science Behind Pixar
Everybody has a favorite Pixar film, but what it takes to make one is a mystery to most fans. Now the ingenuity behind the magic comes to light in the exhibit The Science Behind Pixar, which opened at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science on October 11. Th...
Denver Museum of Nature and Science
Denver, CO

Thu 12/5/19 - Tue 12/24/19 at 9am-5pm
Thu 12/26/19 - Sun 4/5/20 at 9am-5pm
Art: Art Show, Museum
The Light Show
The Light Show at the Denver Art Museum explores physical and symbolic representations of light in art through a thought-provoking narrative. The exhibition features about 250 objects drawn from the DAM’s nine curatorial departments. The Light Show focuses...
Denver Art Museum
Denver, CO

Thu 12/5/19 at 10am-5pm
Fri 12/6/19 at 10am-8pm
Sat 12/7/19 - Sun 12/8/19 at 10am-5pm
Mon 12/9/19 - Thu 12/12/19 at 10am-5pm
Fri 12/13/19 at 10am-8pm
Art: Art Show, Museum
Treasures of British Art: The Berger Collection
"Treasures of British Art" showcases about 60 paintings gifted to the museum by the Berger Collection Educational Trust (BCET) in 2018. The BCET’s gift is the largest gift of European old masters to the DAM since the museum received the Kress Collection ...
Denver Art Museum
Denver, CO

Thu 12/5/19 at 10am-5pm
Fri 12/6/19 at 10am-8pm
Sat 12/7/19 - Sun 12/8/19 at 10am-5pm
Mon 12/9/19 - Thu 12/12/19 at 10am-5pm
Fri 12/13/19 at 10am-8pm
Art: Museum, Sculpture
Adriana Corral: Unearthed/Desenterrado
Adriana Corral: Unearthed/Desenterrado presents several bodies of sculptural work that together, through a minimalist approach, bring to light concepts surrounding human rights through highlighting current and historic violations of these rights. Adriana C...
Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art
Boulder, CO

Thu 12/5/19 - Sun 12/8/19 at 11am-5pm
Tue 12/10/19 - Sun 12/15/19 at 11am-5pm
Tue 12/17/19 - Sun 12/22/19 at 11am-5pm
Tue 12/24/19 at 11am-5pm
Thu 12/26/19 - Sun 12/29/19 at 11am-5pm
Art: Art Show, Museum
Francesca Woodman: Portrait of a Reputation
This exhibition presents an early episode in the artistic life of American artist Francesca Woodman (1958-81). Featuring over 40 unique, vintage prints, as well as notes, letters, postcards, and other ephemera related to the artist’s burgeoning career, thi...
Museum of Contemporary Art (MCA Denver)
Denver, CO

Thu 12/5/19 at 12am-7pm
Fri 12/6/19 at 12pm-9pm
Sat 12/7/19 - Sun 12/8/19 at 10am-5pm
Tue 12/10/19 - Thu 12/12/19 at 12am-7pm
Fri 12/13/19 at 12pm-9pm
Art: Museum, Painting, Photography
Gretchen Marie Schaefer: Folding and Thrusting
Folding and Thrusting is a solo exhibition of new work by Denver-based artist Gretchen Marie Schaefer. Rooted in geology, the exhibition features a large-scale dimensional painting and photographic works that combine geologic abstraction with notions of pe...
Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art
Boulder, CO

Thu 12/5/19 - Sun 12/8/19 at 11am-5pm
Tue 12/10/19 - Sun 12/15/19 at 11am-5pm
Tue 12/17/19 - Sun 12/22/19 at 11am-5pm
Tue 12/24/19 at 11am-5pm
Thu 12/26/19 - Sun 12/29/19 at 11am-5pm
Art: Mixed Media, Multimedia, Museum
Stacey Steers: Edge of Alchemy
This fall, MCA Denver presents Stacey Steers’ animated film Edge of Alchemy (2017). This is the most recent film in Steers’ trilogy that also includes Phantom Canyon (2006) and Night Hunter (2011). Edge of Alchemy depicts silent film-era stars Mary Pick...
Museum of Contemporary Art (MCA Denver)
Denver, CO

Thu 12/5/19 at 12pm-7pm
Fri 12/6/19 at 12pm-9pm
Sat 12/7/19 - Sun 12/8/19 at 10am-5pm
Tue 12/10/19 - Thu 12/12/19 at 12pm-7pm
Fri 12/13/19 at 12pm-9pm
Art: Art Show, Museum
Teresa Hubbard/Alexander Birchler: Flora
Teresa Hubbard / Alexander Birchler’s Flora is based on the artists’ discoveries about an unknown American artist, Flora Mayo, with whom the Swiss sculptor Alberto Giacometti had a love affair in Paris in the 1920s. While Giacometti is one of the most cele...
Museum of Contemporary Art (MCA Denver)
Denver, CO

Thu 12/5/19 at 12pm-7pm
Fri 12/6/19 at 12pm-9pm
Sat 12/7/19 - Sun 12/8/19 at 10am-5pm
Tue 12/10/19 - Thu 12/12/19 at 12pm-7pm
Fri 12/13/19 at 12pm-9pm
Art: Museum, Photography
50 Greatest Photographs of National Geographic
MOA | FC will open the traveling exhibition “50 Greatest Photographs of National Geographic,” which showcases some of National Geographic’s most compelling photographs. From Steve McCurry’s unforgettable Afghan girl to Nick Nichols’ iconic image of Jane Go...
Museum of Art Fort Collins
Fort Collins, CO

Thu 12/5/19 - Fri 12/6/19 at 10am-5pm
Sat 12/7/19 - Sun 12/8/19 at 12pm-5pm
Wed 12/11/19 - Fri 12/13/19 at 10am-5pm
Sat 12/14/19 - Sun 12/15/19 at 12pm-5pm
Wed 12/18/19 - Fri 12/20/19 at 10am-5pm
Art: Museum, Photography
Kiliii Yuyan
Kiliii Yuyan is a Nanai (Siberian Native) and Chinese-American photographer whose award-winning work chronicles Indigenous communities and conservation issues. Kiliii’s mission is presenting long-form narratives of the relationship between humans and th...
Museum of Art Fort Collins
Fort Collins, CO

Thu 12/5/19 - Fri 12/6/19 at 10am-5pm
Sat 12/7/19 - Sun 12/8/19 at 12pm-5pm
Wed 12/11/19 - Fri 12/13/19 at 10am-5pm
Sat 12/14/19 - Sun 12/15/19 at 12pm-5pm
Wed 12/18/19 - Fri 12/20/19 at 10am-5pm
Special Event: Drama
A Christmas Carol
The classic holiday tale of Ebenezer Scrooge and the ghostly visitors he receives on Christmas eve.
Arvada Center Outdoor Amphitheater
Arvada, CO

Thu 12/5/19 at 7:30pm
Fri 12/6/19 at 7:30pm
Sat 12/7/19 at 2pm
Sat 12/7/19 at 7:30pm
Sun 12/8/19 at 2pm
Theater: Play
The Beckett Experience: Four Times/Times Four
A collection of four short plays by Samuel Beckett. Beckett, Irish playwright, theatre director, novelist, and poet, s one of the most influential writers of the 20th century and transports his audience to a strange and mysterious world often located at th...
Colorado State University – University Center for the Arts
Fort Collins, CO

Thu 12/5/19 - Sat 12/7/19 at 7:30pm
Sun 12/8/19 at 2pm
Theater: Holiday, Play
Boulder Ensemble Theatre Company: A Christmas Carol
BETC brings Charles Dickens’ holiday classic to Boulder. Adapted by Rebecca Remaly, BETC’s version of A Christmas Carol embraces this ghost story of Christmas. A story about redemption: Apathy transforms into empathy. Condemnation changes to compassion. Be...
Dairy Arts Center
Boulder, CO

Thu 12/5/19 - Fri 12/6/19 at 7:30pm
Sat 12/7/19 at 2pm and 7:30pm
Sun 12/8/19 at 2pm
Wed 12/11/19 - Fri 12/13/19 at 7:30pm
Sat 12/14/19 at 2pm and 7:30pm
Special Event: Holiday, Experimental, Holiday Music, Circus
Cirque Dreams Holidaze
"Cirque Dreams Holidaze," a circus-like holiday spectacular, features an original music score and some seasonal favorites: ornaments, costumes and acrobatics that come alive celebrating holiday themes, music and traditions for the entire family. It include...
Gaylord Rockies - Bubly Theater
Aurora, CO

Thu 12/5/19 at 7pm
Fri 12/6/19 at 7pm
Sat 12/7/19 at 11am
Sat 12/7/19 at 7pm
Sat 12/7/19 at 3pm
Special Event: Ice Skating, Children
Disney on Ice: Mickey’s Search Party
Join Mickey Mouse and his friends at Disney On Ice presents Mickey’s Search Party, a brand-new adventure filled with world-class skating, high-flying acrobatics and unexpected stunts.
Pepsi Center
Denver, CO

Thu 12/5/19 at 7pm
Fri 12/6/19 at 11am
Fri 12/6/19 at 7pm
Sat 12/7/19 at 3pm
Sat 12/7/19 at 11am
Special Event: Holiday, Revue
A Drag Queen Christmas
A Drag Queen Christmas - The Naughty Tour, starring contestants from RuPaul's Drag Race on VH-1, performing live on stage and rocking the catwalk. It's an evening of holiday songs and outstanding drag performances with your favorite queens. All ages welcom...
Fillmore Auditorium
Denver, CO

Thu 12/5/19 at 7pm
Music: Pop, Rock
Hanson
Sounding like a revamped Jackson 5 for the '90s, Hanson came storming out of Tulsa, OK, in 1997, blessed with photogenic looks and a surprisingly infectious sense of melody and an indelibly memorable smash hit, "MMMBop," whose popularity cut across many ag...
Ogden Theatre
Denver, CO

Thu 12/5/19 at 7pm
Music: Folk, Rock
The Head & The Heart
Composed largely of transplants to the Seattle area, The Head and the Heart came together in the summer of 2009, during frequent visits to the open mic night at Conor Byrne in Seattle's Ballard neighborhood. They write and play songs that speak to the newn...
Mission Ballroom
Denver, CO

Thu 12/5/19 at 7pm
Special Event: Musical, Holiday
How the Grinch Stole Christmas
Dr. Seuss’ How The Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical features the hit songs "You're A Mean One Mr. Grinch" and "Welcome Christmas” (written by Albert Hague and Dr. Seuss) from the original animated series. Max the Dog narrates as the mean and scheming Gr...
DCPA – Temple Hoyne Buell Theatre
Denver, CO

Thu 12/5/19 at 7pm
Fri 12/6/19 at 7pm
Sat 12/7/19 at 3pm
Sat 12/7/19 at 7pm
Sat 12/7/19 at 11am
    

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