Ditch the ski mittens, doff the puffer jacket…spring has sprung and it’s time to get out and enjoy everything that Denver has to offer.
In the heart of downtown Denver, you’ll spy a 40-foot Blue Bear peeking curiously into the windows of the Colorado Convention Center. Like artist Lawrence Argent’s iconic sculpture, titled “I See What You Mean”, you’ll want to check out the happenings at the Convention Center. In fact, the full calendar of events offers something for everyone, from politics to pop culture and dance to tattoo art. Indeed, there’s much to explore at Denver’s Colorado Convention Center in the coming months:
Dance Fever with Derek Hough: Live! The Tour
If you’re a fan of Dancing with the Stars, you know that Derek Hough’s new stage production is sure to dazzle. Derek Hough: Live! The Tour comes to the Bellco Theatre on Wednesday, May 22, 2019. The six-time Dancing champion, currently a judge on NBC’s World of Dance, stops in Denver on his 59-city dance tour accompanied by his troupe of world-class dancers and a live band. Tickets: $49.50 to $85.
Pop Culture Extravaganza: Denver Pop Culture Con 2019
Kick off summer with the Denver Pop Culture Con 2019 (formerly known as Denver Comic Con) on Memorial Day weekend (Friday, May 31 – Sunday, June 2). Colorado nonprofit Pop Culture Classroom presents three days of fun family-friendly entertainment. Meet favorite television and movie actors in question and answer sessions, including Stranger Things actor Charlie Heaton, William Katt (The Greatest American Hero), Christopher Lloyd (Back to the Future) and Star Trek star George Takei. At the Reel Heroes Film Maker Panel, get the inside scoop from directors, writers, stunt people, You Tubers and animators. Attend book signings, artist panels, and a Saturday Cosplay Celebration. Furthermore, 3-day Adult ticket: $82.50; Friday only: $35; Saturday only: $55; Sunday only: $44
Hot Topics: Pod Tours America Live on Stage
Crooked Media’s podcast Pod Save America claims a “no BS conversation about politics”, addressing everything from climate change to the 2020 primaries to immigration reform. On Wednesday, July 17, 2019, hosts and former Obama staffers Jon Lovett, Dan Pfeiffer, and Tommy Vietor will present a live version of their podcast, Pod Tours America Live on Stage at the Bellco Theatre. Lastly, tickets: $25 to $99.50.
Oh, Baby! The Prego Expo
New and expectant parents will find everything they need to know at The Prego Expo. The show will feature more than 70 exhibitors, including birthing centers, pediatricians, daycare centers, photographers and boutiques. Attend educational seminars on car seat safety, breastfeeding, and other timely topics. Sample maternity products and everything baby from strollers to car seats and much more. In fact, discover the latest fashions at the Babies & Bumps Fashion Show, with tons of giveaways. Tickets $15, $18 on day of show.
Villain Arts presents the 3rd Annual Tattoo Arts Convention at the Convention Center on August 2–4, 2019, featuring a vast array of tattoo artists, vendors, and entertainment. Show off your art in the daily tattoo contests and compete for Tattoo of the Day, Most Unusual, and many other categories. Indeed, admission is $25 per day, $45 for a 3-day pass.
Labor Day Comedy: Larry the Cable Guy
Ready for some laughs? Celebrate Labor Day weekend with standup comedian Larry the Cable Guy. Experience his signature “redneck comedy” on Saturday, September 7, 2019 at the Bellco Theatre. Further, proceeds from the show will benefit The Zarlengo Foundation, a nonprofit that supports schools and programs for learning disabled children in the Denver area. Tickets: $39.995 to $59.95.
Learn More About the Colorado Convention Center
Colorado Convention Center, 700 14th St., Denver, CO 80202.
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