10 things to do for $10 in Denver this weekend (8 free!), March 21-23
We made it to another weekend -- and this first weekend of spring is blooming with activities that will keep you entertained without breaking the bank. You can have fun outdoors or indoors enjoying everything from counter-culture madness to black-light partying on wheels.
Find more entertainment options in our online calendar and, as always, if you have a hot tip for a party on the cheap, leave it in the comments section below.
MountainFest 2014 at American Mountaineering Center (Friday, free)
The snow will soon melt and skiing will be over for this season. The Colorado Mountain Club wants to make sure you're prepared for this spring and summer's mountain adventures, and is hosting a free night of outdoor skills clinics and advice on where to go and what to do. Visit the website to register.
True To This at Marquis Theater (Friday, free)
Volcom is one of the biggest companies in skateboarding, snowboarding and surfing. Tonight it's presenting its newest offering, True to This, a rags-to-riches documentary told through the eyes of the team riders and founders of the brand. Local metal band TAUNTAUN will be playing, too.
Prism Waves at Goldyn (Friday, free)
Goldyn is one hip clothing shop; as proof, it hosts free concerts featuring super-cool bands and serves free booze. Tonight, the Goldyn Sessions presents Prism Waves, a band full of melancholy, synth, reverb and great style to boot.
Tattoo in Contemporary Art at 910Arts (Friday, free)
Juli Morsella is an accomplished marquetry artist, recently transplanted to Denver from Italy. She loves the way all mediums of art can come together to tell a story and has gathered diverse work from ten artists hailing from Europe and the U.S. that all revolve around tattoo culture, from realism to abstract.
Wipeout! Black Light Neon Roller Skate Party at Exdo (Friday, free to $5)
Roller skating can be pretty cool when you mix it with booze, black lights and tons of neon, and that's exactly what's happening at this month's Reeewind & Roll at Exdo Events Center. Check the website for additional information on how to get in for free.
Keep reading for more events this weekend.