9 Things To Do This Friday in Denver

In true Denver form, there are a ton of events to catch this weekend! Start it off right with these nine events taking place this Friday.

Opening Reception, “We are Here”

Denver events January 26
Photo courtesy of Jean Smith at JBS Arts

When: January 26, 6:00-9:00 p.m.

Where: Core New Art Space, 900 Santa Fe Drive, Denver, Colorado 80204

What: “The Colorado Chapter of the Woman’s Caucus for Art presents their Member’s Show, featuring various mediums by the members, join us for the Opening Reception!” The show runs through February 4.

Cost: Free admission

The way things are. the way they are going to be. part two

Denver events January 26
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When: January 26, 7:30-9:30 p.m.

Where: The Dikeou Collection, 1615 California St. Suite 515, Denver, Colorado 80202

What: “A screening addressing how our current culture will define and limit the futures available to us.”

Cost: $10.00 suggested donation. No one will be turned away.

Three Charlie Chaplin Films Accompanied by Dorothy Papadakos


Denver events January 26
Photo courtesy of Saint John’s Cathedral, Denver

When: January 26, 7:30-9:30 p.m.

Where: Saint John’s Cathedral, Denver, 1350 N Washington St, Denver, Colorado 80203

What: “An audience favorite, organist Dorothy Papadakos accompanies three Charlie Chaplin short films projected on a theatre-size screen: The Cure, The Immigrant, and The Adventurer. An evening of fun and laughter not to be missed.”

Cost: Free admission with free-will offerings accepted.

B Fresh Presents: SIA/OR Afterparty Ft. ICE C.R.E.A.M. & 420 Fashion Models

Denver events January 26
Photo courtesy of ICE CREAM MUSIC

When: January 26, 8:00 p.m.

Where: Marquis Theatre, 2009 Larimer St, Denver, Colorado 80205

What: “B Fresh Gear Presents: SIA/OR Afterparty Ft. ICE CREAM MUSIC
Special Fashion show with 420 fashion models.” Also featuring performances by CRIMSEN, Type, Nyame, and Old Soul Era.

Cost: $12.00 in advance, $15.00 day of. Get your tickets here.

CO Coalition for the Homeless Benefit at Hi-Dive

Denver events January 26
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When: January 26, 8:00 p.m.

Where: Hi-Dive Denver, 7 S Broadway, Denver, Colorado 80209

What: Golden Blue Music Presents: CO Coalition for the Homeless Benefit at Hi-Dive WITH Ned Garthe Explosion, Colfax Speed Queen, Danny Dodge & the Dodge Gang (LA), and Bad Licks.” 21 and over.

Cost: $10.00 in advance, $12.00 day of. Get your tickets here.

A Queer Dance Party!

Denver events January 26
Photo courtesy of Jody Bouffard

When: January 26, 8:00 p.m.

Where: Blush & Blu Denver, 1526 E Colfax Ave, Denver, Colorado 80218

What: “We got your fourth Friday Queer Party! Welcoming in 2018 in the sexiest, boldest, queerest way! This month is hosted by DJ Kitty Crimes, crowd favorite DJ Reed Fox of deCollage and Queer Vibez!
This is an inclusive space! Femme, butch, twink, bear, trans, queer, gay, ally, Sapio, pan, or all of the above! Come exactly as you are!”

Cost: $5.00 cover.

Slam Nuba WOWPS Edition!

Denver events January 26
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When: January 26, 8:00-10:00 p.m.

Where: Brother Jeff’s Cultural Center & Cafe, 2836 Welton St, Denver, Colorado 80205

What: “Come join us as SlamNUBA selects the venue’s Women of the World Poetry Slam representative! Each year our venue sends a representative to compete in one of Poetry Slam Inc.’s largest spoken word competitions.
Women/femme/GNC folks who have qualified through slamming in the past year will compete for representative position! This heart-filling, gut-wrenching night will be hosted by the amazing MC/poet/artivist/producerBianca Mikahn!”

Cost: $10.00. $5.00 for students.

Brian Davis, Shelly Rollison, & Igaus Davis

Denver events January 26
Photo courtesy of The Sanctuary Listening Room

When: January 26, 8:00-10:00 p.m.

Where: The Sanctuary Denver, 3101 W 31st Ave, Denver, Colorado 80211

What: Artist line-up: Shelly Rollison MusicIgaus Davis, and Brian Davis. Host/MC and resident poet: Dale Fredrickson.

“The Sanctuary Listening Room is an intimate and close-listening concert venue hosted in the historic Burnham Hoyt building at the corner of Speer and Grove in the Highlands neighborhood in Denver, CO. It is a faith-neutral space created to bring artists and community together. Listeners get to connect deeply with the songs and stories behind them.”

Cost: $10.00 suggested donation.

On The One: Denver at The Squire Lounge

Denver events January 26
Photo courtesy of On The One: Denver

When: January 26, 9:00 p.m.-2:00 a.m.

Where: The Squire Lounge, 1800 E Colfax Ave, Denver, Colorado 80218

What: “Denver’s only Funk night dedicated to 80s Funk, Disco, Boogie, and Modern Funk! On The One is hosted by resident Dj Mike Moses and features special guest Dj’s each month. Guest Dj // Woody Deville aka Gyp Dahip.”

Cost: Free admission