If you weren’t lucky enough to score tickets to see Hamilton, there is still plenty of fun to be had in March. Whether you are looking for a night on the town, the best craft beer scene in Colorado, or a family-friendly St. Patrick’s Day party, we’ve got you covered with these March events in Denver.
WHEN: March 2-4
WHERE: Paramount Theater
The Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour hits Denver at the Paramount Theater from March 2nd through the 4th. Enjoy short films capturing the passion and breathtaking views from the world’s mountain cultures, remote landscapes, and stories of action-packed athletes. Tickets are available for all three showings at this stop in the 42nd annual world tour.
WHEN: March 3
WHERE: Denver Rock Drill (RiNo)
If you love local craft beer, don’t miss Denver’s annual Mile High Beer Festival! Tickets always sell out early, so make sure to snag yours quickly. There are two sessions – one from 1 to 4pm, and the other from 6 to 9pm. VIP tickets are also available for 12pm and 5pm.
WHEN: March 3
WHERE: Cheesman Park
Join the Shadhika Holi Fest 2018 from noon to 4pm, celebrating the coming of spring and raising awareness for girls’ rights in India. Tickets range from $20 to $50, which covers entry, colorful powder, and an optional VIP white shirt to make the colors really pop.
WHEN: March 17
WHERE: Downtown Denver
Break out the lawn chairs and set your alarms! You’ll want to stake out your spot early for the 56th annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade through downtown Denver. To get the full experience, the best spot to settle is south of 20th Ave on Blake Street. Enjoy this celebration of Irish culture with floats and performances throughout the morning.
WHEN: March 17
WHERE: McNichols Civic Center
If you need to escape St. Patrick’s Day weekend madness, this day-long public event celebrates national, regional, and local children’s books. Enjoy crafts, panel discussions, and book signings from your favorite children’s book authors and illustrators all day long! Additional events are available for educators, aspiring book creators, and librarians on March 16th and 18th.
WHEN: March 18
WHERE: Pepsi Center
Get ready for the first and only match-up this year between long-time rivals Colorado Avalanche and Detroit Red Wings. This is an opportunity that hockey fans will not want to miss!
WHEN: March 22
WHERE: Space Gallery
SAME Cafe provides meals to those who need them, regardless of ability to pay, using locally-sourced organic ingredients. Support this wonderful cause and meet like-minded people and chefs who are passionate about food and community.
These events are sure to appeal to Denver dwellers of all ages. Whether you’re looking for family-friendly festivals, community-based gatherings, or craft beer celebrations, we’ve got you covered!