Denver events for this Thursday

Art and music are everywhere lately, and this Thursday does not disappoint. A new installation awaits us, as does live music, a film festival, and an immersive dance-theatre experience. Enjoy!

Civic Center Art in the Park: Tree of Transformation

Denver events January 18
Photo by Cliff Blaise, courtesy of Denver’s Civic Center Park

When: January 18, 5:00-6:00 p.m.

Where: Denver’s Civic Center Park, Colfax & Bannock, Denver, Colorado 80202

What: Denver’s getting a taste of Burning Man when Civic Center Conservancy unveils Nick Guerts and Ryan Elmendorf’s “Tree of Transformation.” The interactive, 20-foot tree installation has already been played by thousands at Burning Man festivals and will be in the park through April. This unveiling will have food trucks and music by local band Alright Alright. Get more information about the event here.

Cost: Free admission

The Lillingtons with The Gamits, The Pitch Invasion

Denver events January 18
Photo courtesy of Marquis Theatre

When: January 18, show starts at 7:00 p.m.

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

What: Twist & Shout Records are bringing us The Lillingtons, as well as The Gamits and Pitch Invasion.

Cost: $15.00 in advance. $17.00 the day of. Get your tickets here.

Throwback Thursday Fly Fishing Film Fest

Denver events January 18
Photo courtesy of Trouts Fly Fishing

When: January 18, 7:00-10:00 p.m.

Where: The Oriental Theater, 4335 W 44th Ave, Denver, Colorado 80212

What: Join enjoy fly fishing movies as Trouts Fly Fishing will “be featuring some of the classics from The Drake, Felt Soul Media, and F3T, all in the name of supporting Denver Trout Unlimited’s commitment to raise South Platte River Flows. Come for the films and cheap beers, stay for the gear raffle featuring gear from our sponsors – Scott Fly Rods, Yeti Coolers, Ross Reels, Simms Fishing Products, Fishpond, Abel Reels, and Costa.”

Cost: $10.00 in advance, $15.00 the day of. Get your tickets here.

Colony 933

Posted by Control Group Productions on Tuesday, January 2, 2018

When: January 18, 7:30-9:30 p.m.

Where: Novo Coffee, E 6th Ave & Gilpin St, Denver, Colorado 80218

What: This immersive mystery dance-theatre experience will keep you busy for hours. “You have been incorporated into Colony 933. In this post-apocalyptic world, the sun hasn’t risen for years. As you figure out this new new world, there’s a choice:
Embrace this new life…
Or stage the revolt?
Only you can decide.”

Cost: $20.00. Get your tickets here.

Caveat Way / Love You Wally / The Maykit


Denver events January 18
Photo courtesy of Lion’s Lair

When: January 18, 8:30-11:30 p.m.

Where: Lion’s Lair, 2022 E Colfax Ave, Denver, Colorado 80206

What: Caveat Way, Love You Wally, and The Maykit will be performing at Lion’s Lair for this 21 and up show.

Cost: $6.00