Denver Events Tonight and for Mardi Gras

Even if you’re not ready for Mardi Gras or Valentine’s Day, we have a number of events to get you up and out of the house. Cheers to a great start of the week!

David Gans live at Twist & Shout

Denver events February 12 & 13
Photo courtesy of Twist & Shout Records

When: February 12, 6:00-6:45 p.m.

Where: Twist & Shout Records, 2508 E Colfax Ave, Denver, Colorado 80206

What: “Join us for an in-store performance and meet & greet with musician, songwriter, and music journalist David Gans. Guitarist and songwriter Gans, the host of the weekly syndicated radio show The Grateful Dead Hour, will be performing songs from his new album Drop The Bone. David Gans has a country-blues fingerpicking style that all Deadheads will enjoy!”

Cost: Free admission

Can’t Be Satisfied: Blues Night at Hi-Dive

Denver events February 12 & 13
Photo courtesy of Ticketfly

When: February 12, 9:00 p.m.

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

What: “Monthly all vinyl blues night from DJs Al Eschen & Brian Buck, spinning classic blues on 33, 45 and 78 speed originals. Featuring live music from the Hi-Dive house blues band, White Lightnin’, plus monthly guest artists showcasing the material of legendary blues artists!” 21 and up.

Cost: Free admission

Find a lover Monday with Tri-Tip

Denver events February 12 & 13
Photo courtesy of Tri-Tip

When: February 12, 9:00 p.m.-12:00 a.m.

Where: Scruffy Murphy’s Irish Pub, 2030 Larimer St, Denver, Colorado 80205

What: “Tri-Tip will be hosting a dance party to help you find a lover in time for Valentine’s day. Or at least get frisky enough to forget about our loneliness!”

Cost: Free admission

Fat Tuesday Family-Friendly Mardi Gras Celebration on Lincoln St

Denver events February 12 & 13
Photo courtesy of DJ Lucky Luck

When: February 13, 4:00-6:30 p.m.

Where: Lincoln St Station, 776 Lincoln St, Denver, Colorado 80203

What: “Stop in to Lincoln St. Station Fat Tues. (2/13) 4pm – 6:30pm with the family and celebrate Mardi Gras with us! Jazz tunes, and Cajun Food on Fat Tuesday! Lassiez Les Bons Temps Roullez!
Costumes encouraged! Mardi Gras costumes can be thrown together fairly easy with a simple Google search. Green, purple and gold are festive to the Mardi Gras Season but it’s not restrictive to that. Let your kids go wild! Dress ’em up and bring ’em out!” For a full breakdown of the events, check out the Facebook event page here.

Cost: Free admission

Singer Songwriter Showcase at Your Mom’s House

Denver events February 12 & 13
Photo courtesy of Ticketfly

When: February 13, 5:00-8:00 p.m.

Where: Your Mom’s House, 608 E 13th Ave, Denver, Colorado 80203

What: “Singer Songwriter Showcase featuring Lucas MillerHannah Noel Olson, and Christopher the Conquered.
Doors at 4 – Music from 5-8
Happy hour 4 – 8 // All drinks 50% off!”

Cost: Free admission

Mardi Gras 2018!

Denver events Feburary 12 & 13
Photo courtesy of Dazzle

When: February 13, 6:00-9:00 p.m.

Where: Dazzle, 1512 Curtis St, Denver, Colorado 80202

What: “It’s time for our favorite holiday of the whole year! Join us at Denver’s premier jazz venue to celebrate Fat Tuesday, New Orleans style! Bring your beads and get ready to party the night away with Denver’s very own Badda Boom Brass Band!!!”

Cost: $15.00. Get your tickets here

Lights: We Were Here Tour

Denver events February 12 & 13
Photo courtesy of Ticketfly

When: February 13, 7:00 p.m.

Where: Summit Music Hall, 1902 Blake St, Denver, Colorado 80202

What: “Lights is touring in support of her just-released fourth studio album Skin&Earth, featuring the anthemic single “Giants” that continues to climb the Hot AC radio chart.”

Cost: $21.00-$141.00. Get your tickets here