From local live music to winter snow festivals, here’s what’s happening in Denver this weekend.
Friday, January 11
When: Until Feb. 2
Where: Dillon Town Park
Explore ice castles with icicle-adorned archways in Dillon for an unforgettable winter experience. (Read more about the Dillon Ice Castles.)
When: January 11, 7 p.m.
Where: Denver Circus Collective
This creative community gathering returns for its fifth year to collect donations for the homeless. This event will feature 16 live musical performances.
When: January 10-13
Where: Colorado Convention Center
Hunting and fishing are the focus of this convention for outdoor enthusiasts, which welcomes residents from Colorado and seven bordering states. Colorado Parks and Wildlife also hosts a youth fair aimed at educating and inspiring outdoorsy young people.
When: January 9-12
Where: Breckenridge, CO
Wear your Viking hat to the 55th annual Ullr Fest and enjoy a parade down main street, a bonfire, and an ice plunge.
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When: January 11, 7 a.m.
Where: Denver Union Station
This historic train trip takes you directly to the base of Winter Park Resort. It also runs on Saturdays and Sundays through March 8. (Read more about the Winter Park Express.)
When: January 10-13
Where: Aspen, CO
This four-day festival dates back to 1951 and will feature skiing and other mountain activities, film screenings, competitions, and more.
Saturday, January 12
When: Saturday mornings until Feb. 22
Where: Downtown Denver Rink at Skyline Park
Come ready to stretch on the ice at this seasonal event led by Yoga High.
When: January 12, 7:30 p.m.
Where: The People’s Building
This new event space will host local independent musicians like I Hate it Here, Zealot, and The Far Stairs. Also, a $10 cover is requested.
When: January 12, 7 p.m.
Where: Opus Two Hall
Enjoy French music along with French wine and appetizers during this gala event.
Sunday, January 13
When: January 13, 12 p.m.
Where: Hyatt Denver Tech Center
This annual boutique bridal show allows you to shop for bridal professionals, look for gowns, preview samples, and so much more! Plus, there will be plenty of delicious appetizers, French wine, and live music as you shop. What more could a future bride ask for?
When: 10:30 and 11:30 a.m. until May 12
Where: Denver Art Museum
A new exhibition at the Denver Art Museum, guests will have the opportunity to solve mysteries with these foxes. Included with general admission.
What do you plan to do this weekend in Denver? Are there other fun events happening that we missed on our list? Let us know in the comments below.