Beer and Bacon await at Kennedy Golf Course this weekend!

Browse a fairway of Beer and Bacon, check out minerals at the Colorado Mineral and Fossil Show, check out local crafters at an outdoor market, and enjoy opera. All this and more this weekend in Denver.

*Please note in-person events may have certain COVID-19 guidelines and restrictions. Visit each event's website for more information prior to attending.*

Friday, May 21

American Song: Home

When: May 21
Where: Hampden Hall, Englewood Civic Center, 1000 Englewood Parkway, 2nd Floor Englewood
Cost: $25

Each spring, the Opera Colorado Artists in Residence perform a showcase celebrating American song at its finest.

The Colorado Mineral and Fossil Show

When: May 21
Where: Crowne Plaza Denver Airport Convention Center, 15500 E. 40th Avenue, Denver
Cost: Free

Shop minerals, fossils, meteorites, crystals, handmade gemstone gifts, and jewelry.

Saturday, May 22

Bacon and Beer Classic

When: May 22
Where: Kennedy Golf Course, 10500 E. Hampden Avenue, Denver
Cost: $59-$79

We're lining the fairway at Kennedy Golf Course with local chefs, the best craft brews, and plenty of epic photo ops!

Colorado Governor's Art Show & Sale

When: May 22-June 27
Where: Loveland Museum, 503 N. Lincoln Avenue, Loveland
Cost: $7

The 30th annual Colorado Governor’s Art Show, one of the largest fine art shows to exclusively feature Colorado artists, introduces the public to 60 of Colorado’s top fine artists May 22-June 27 at the Loveland Museum. 

Go Rings Welding Jewelry Pop-Up

When: May 22
Where: Free Market, 1801 Blake Street, Denver
Cost: Free

Join Alchemy Works, located inside of Free Market, on May 22 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. for an amazing jewelry welding pop-up, where you can have permanent jewelry fit to your size.

Live Music With Something Vinyl Club

When: May 22
Where: Poka Lola Social Club, 1850 Wazee Street, Denver
Cost: Free

Something Vinyl Club is the first of its kind in Colorado, providing all vinyl disc jockeys through live music services. 

Seasonal Discoveries Tour

When: May 22
Where: Denver Botanic Gardens, 1007 York St., Denver
Cost: $16

Experience the Gardens’ landscape at its best, whether through the early bulbs of spring or the crackling beauty of fall. This is a one-hour tour led by experienced docents.

Spring Into May Outdoor Market

When: May 22
Where: 9126 W. Bowles Avenue, Littleton
Cost: $0-$50

More than 50 vendor booths outside and 90 booths inside with local crafters, vendors, and artisans.

Sunday, May 23

Absinthe Fairy Garden Party

When: May 23
Where: Ironton Distillery & Crafthouse, 3636 Chestnut Place, Denver
Cost: Free

Enjoy special Absinthe cocktails, specialty garden party bites, bottle specials on Alpine Absinthe, photo booth, and live music.

Back Porch Series at the Dairy: Ami Dayan in a "Tale of a Tiger"

When: May 23
Where: Dairy Arts Center, 2590 Walnut Street, Boulder
Cost: $25

A Tale of a Tiger is an award-winning Israeli-American adaptation of an Italian Nobel Prize Laureate play, based on an ancient Chinese theatre folk tale, with roots in an Indian myth.

Central City Opera

When: May 23
Where: Levitt Pavilion Denver, 1380 W. Florida Avenue, Denver
Cost: Free

Opera hits with Central City Opera, with special guest Grande Orquesta Navarre.


When: May 23
Where: Lakewood Cultural Center, 470 S. Allison Street, Lakewood
Cost: $35

A mixed medley featuring excerpts from classical ballet favorites and original contemporary works, including a summertime fun suite of dances to music by The Beach Boys, performed at Lakewood Cultural Center.

The Music of John Williams With Your Colorado Symphony

When: May 23
Where: Red Rocks Park & Amphitheatre, 18300 W. Alameda Parkway, Morrison
Cost: $55-$70

Your Colorado Symphony returns to its summer tradition celebrating the music of beloved composer John Williams with an evening of spectacular music under the stars at the world-famous Red Rocks Amphitheatre. 

What are YOU doing this weekend? Any fun events that we missed on our list? Comment below.