From circus acts to vintage shows to haunted houses, here's what's happening in Denver this weekend.

Friday, October 19


When: Oct. 5 - Dec. 16
Where: Conservatory Theater

The story of the beloved bear from the popular children's book comes to life on the stage for all ages to enjoy. 

Worldwide Antique & Vintage Show

When: Oct. 19-21
Where: Denver Merchandise Mart

This 43-year tradition returns with 85-100 antique and vintage dealers from across the country. A $5 entry fee gets you access for all three days, parking is free, and kids get in for free. 

Cirque Italia

When: Oct. 18-21, multiple showtimes
Where: Town Center at Aurora

This unique traveling circus brings an aquatic performance featuring fountains, pirates, and more fun for all ages.

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13th Floor Haunted House

When: Oct. 14 - Nov. 3
Where:3400 E 52nd Ave. Denver

Denver's biggest haunted house is known for being one of the scariest in the country. See restless spirits in an orphanage, a creepy carnival, and more. Ticket prices range from $19.99 - $33.99 depending on the day. 

L'estrange Menagerie: A Sexy Circus

When: Oct. 19
Where: The Clocktower Cabaret

See soaring aerial acts, contortionists, burlesque performances, and more during this two-hour, sexy take on the Big Top. 

Saturday, October 20

Pup Run Denver

When: Oct. 20
Where: Great Lawn Park

Participate in a 5K with or without your dog. 


When: Oct. 20
Where: Temple Nightclub

This dance musician combines elements of deep house, indie dance, and nu disco. The show is 21+. 

Union Station Farmers Market

When: Oct. 20
Where: Denver Union Station Plaza

Vendors bring fresh fruits and vegetables, meat, flowers, cheese, breads, and more to the last weekend of this growers-only farmers market. 

Halloween Harvest Festival

When: Oct. 20
Where: Downtown Westminster

Enjoy free carnival games, a hot-air balloon, and live performances at this family-friendly annual event in Westminster. You can also taste eats from various food trucks, sip a brew in the beer garden, or grab the perfect pumpkin from the pumpkin patch. 

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Rock 'n' Roll Denver Half Marathon

When: Oct. 20-21
Where: Civic Center Park

Run a 5K, 10K, or half marathon this weekend with finish line concerts awaiting you at the end.

CJW 7th Annual Jazz Festival

When: Oct. 20
Where: Dazzle

Nine jazz groups will play throughout the day at this annual festival. 

Broadway Halloween Parade

When: Oct. 20
Where: Along Broadway from 5th to Alameda

Wear your costume and head over to the 2nd annual Broadway Halloween Parade. 

Sunday, October 21

The Feeling of an Emotion

When: Oct. 21
Where: McNichols Building

This unique dance company brings 10 diverse dancers to the stage for nine dances that explore "the universal pursuits of love and happiness." 

Boo at the Zoo

When: Oct. 21
Where: Denver Zoo

Trick-or-treat and catch the entertainment at Denver Zoo's 34th annual Halloween event. 

Fall Flannel Fest

When: Oct. 21
Where: Denver Milk Market

This free community event features safe trick-or-treating, live music, face-painting, and more!

What are your plans for the weekend? Let us know what you'll be checking out in the comments.

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