10 things to do for $10 in Denver this weekend (8 free!), February 8-10
Free Day at the Denver Firefighters Museum (Saturday, free)
As part of Burn Awareness Week, the Denver Firefighters Museum is opening its doors for free today. It's a smokin' deal! The fascinating exhibits detail the history of firefighting in Denver, from what it takes to be a firefighter to the city's biggest fires.
The Goddess is Alive at Forest Room 5 (Saturday, free)
Forest Room 5 is all about art tonight. Jacqueline Sophia Cordova will be showing new magical, goddess-inspired creations; local artists Porscha Danielle and Nicole Rae will be showing videos, and DJ Samurai Buck will spin a set.
VAULT: an evening of excavations from the other side at the Meadowlark (Saturday, free)
For an evening of music that's a little different from traditional club nights, head to the Meadowlark for a night of oddities from the collection of DJ Isaac Linder. VAULT promises an array of strange cuts -- everything from techno to ambient industrial to deep house.
Chinese New Year Celebration at Far East Center (Sunday, free)
Usher in the Chinese New Year at the Far East Center at noon today, when you can see traditional Chinese lion dances and kung fu performances by the Shaolin Hung Mei Kung Fu Association. And then ring in the year of the Snake.
Beers, Brats, and Bras at SOL (Sunday, free)
SOL Lingerie is throwing its annual pre-Valentine's shopping extravaganza today, so that shoppers can come in and buy the perfect gifts to present to their beloved (whether in boxes or on their bodies). SOL will be serving brats and free beer while you shop for yourself or that a special someone; you can also enter to win fifth-row Nuggets vs. Clippers tickets and a $100 Rio Grande gift certificate.
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