Drink booze, sample local eats, and listen to live music at Denver's festivals this weekend.

Friday, May 17

Colorado Spirits Trail Festival

When: May 17
Where: McNichols Building

Taste spirits from more than 60 distilleries while enjoying food and live music at this one-night festival celebrating the Colorado Spirits Trail. 

We also have a 15 percent off promo code for the event: CSTMEDIA.

Night of Flourish

When: May 17
Where: Lone Tree Arts Center

This special event brings women together for inspirational talks "designed to empower and come alongside the unique passions and dreams in your heart."

Spread the Word Music Festival

When: May 17-19
Where: Multiple Locations

See your favorite Colorado musicians perform across eight stages and experience live painters, silent discos, and more. 

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Saturday, May 18

Five Points Jazz Festival

When: May 18
Where: Five Points

Celebrate the history of the Five Points jazz scene at this free festival! 

Food Truck Rally

When: May 18
Where: University of Denver

Shop local vendors, taste food from local food trucks, sip craft beverages, and enjoy live music at this traveling block party. 

AMP the Cause Community Day

When: May 18
Where: Denver Performing Arts Complex

This event brings together more than 800 people interested in volunteering in their community for a day. Bring a group and help one of 50 nonprofits. Transportation, lunch, and after-party are also included. 

WOW! On Tap

When: May 18
Where: WOW! Children's Museum in Lafayette

Finally, a grown-up event where you can relive your childhood and drink local craft beer at the same time. You'll also hear live music form SoulTyme, enjoy activities and contests, and get your picture taken in a vintage photo booth. 

DU Vin Grand Tasting

When: May 18
Where: University of Denver, Fritz Knoebel School of Hospitality Management

This event, which is run by students in the DU hospitality program, provides tastings of over 150 wines and local cuisines along with educational sessions. 

RiNo Spring BAZAAR

When: May 18-19
Where: DenverBazaar

Visit local food and fashion trucks, shop over 100 local makers, sip on beers and ciders, listen to live jams, and more. 

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Colfax Marathon

When: May 18-19
Where: City Park

This course takes you through parks, trails, and even the Denver Zoo. 

May 19


When: May 19
Where: Pepsi Center

The famous a capella group is stopping by Denver's Pepsi Center as part of their world tour!

Trevor Noah

When: May 19
Where: Red Rocks Park & Amphitheatre

See the comedian and television host live as you're surrounded by the beauty of Red Rocks. Just make sure you're prepared to laugh your butt off! Also, check out our list of other artists and acts coming to Red Rocks this summer here.

Are there other fun events happening in Denver this weekend that we missed on our list? Sound off in the comments section below.