Denver has some fascinating events on its schedule this week. Start it off with a hot piece at Margherita Mondays and end it with a brunch at a Drag Queen Bingo Brunch. Wherever the week takes you, take a look at this recap of what is happening in Denver.

Reminder, masks, and social distancing are mandatory at any of these in-person events.

Monday January 25th

Margherita Monday

Photo courtesy Pizzeria Locale

When: January 25th

Where: All pizzeria locations

Costs: $ 5 for pizza

The lowdown: Browse through some cheesy goodness during Margherita Mondays. You can grab a $ 5 Margherita pizza from Pizzeria Locale by ordering a hot piece directly online or from the Pizzeria Locale app.

Meat and sand

Photo by Barbara Urzua.

When: January 25-30

Where: The hangar at Stanley Marketplace, 2501 Dallas St., Aurora

Costs: $ 35- $ 55 get tickets here

The lowdown: Immerse yourself in virtual reality with Carne y Arena. The exhibition by the artist Alejandro G. Iñárritu examines the lives of refugees who have crossed the borders into America.

READ: This virtual reality experience gives visitors a first-hand look at the lives of the refugees

Tuesday, January 26th

Virtual class: Indigenous Futurism with Renata Burchfield

Photo courtesy History Colorado on Facebook

When: January 26, 6.30 p.m. – 7.30 p.m.

Where: On-line

Costs: $ 45- $ 50 tickets are available here

The lowdown: History Colorado is hosting the Virtual Class: Indigenous Futurism with Renata Burchfield. You can hear from Burchfield about the possible futures of indigenous society, culture and identity in different situations.

Jurassic Park Quiz

Photo courtesy of Geeks Who Drink Pub Quizzes on Facebook

When: January 26, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.

Where: On-line

Costs: $ 5.99 per device here

The lowdown: Test your knowledge of dinosaurs and the elusive theme park during a Jurassic Park quiz. Geeks Who Drink organizes the quiz evening with questions about the hit film with the help of quiz masters Stefanie and Troy.

Wednesday January 27th

Agents and Artists Peter Miles Bergman and Heather Link-Bergman: A Virtual Event

Photo courtesy Eventbrite

When: January 27, 5 p.m.

Where: On-line

Costs: Register here for free

The lowdown: The Museum of Contemporary Art presents Agents and Artists Peter Miles Bergman and Heather Link-Bergman: A Virtual Event. You can hear from artists Peter Miles Bergman and Heather Link-Bergman about their Citizenship: A Practice of Society project called LLiLL (Leftist Leaflets in Little Libraries) and more.

Women in Music Summit

Photo courtesy of Women in Music on Facebook

When: January 27-29

Where: On-line

Costs: Here you can find different prices

The lowdown: Women in Music holds its annual summit. You can join the three-day virtual meeting that includes workshops, expert guest speakers, and more with an emphasis on diversity and connectedness.

BookBar virtual book club

BookBar Facebook

Photo courtesy of BookBar Facebook

When: January 27, 7 p.m.

Where: On-line

Costs: Free admission

The lowdown: This Wednesday you can publish your literature in a Virtual BookBar Book Club. You can review The Arctic Fury by Greer Macallister with others. E-mail [email protected] to get the zoom link.

The poisonous raicilla popup

Photo courtesy of Brutø + BØH on Facebook

When: January 27, 4 p.m. – 8 p.m.

Where: Brutø, 1801 Blake St., Denver

Costs: Free admission

The lowdown: Brutø presents a La Venenosa Raicilla Pop-Up. You can enjoy a pop-up menu of yakitori grilled dishes, enjoy La Venenosa cocktails and raicilla flights, and even pick up take-away cocktail kits. You can also hear about Mexican agave spirits from Esteban Morales.

Thursday January 28th

One painting at a time: Virtual conversation with Virginia Folkestad

Clyfford Still Museum. Photo by James Florio.

When: January 28, 6 p.m. – 7 p.m.

Where: On-line

Costs: Register here for free

The lowdown: Discover art with one painting at a time: Virtual chat with Virginia Folkestad. With the guidance of local installation artist and sculptor Virginia Folkestad, take a closer look at a single painting from the museum’s collection.

8th annual Flatirons Food Film Festival

Photo courtesy of the Flatirons Food Film Festival on Facebook

When: January 28th – February 5th

Where: On-line

Costs: You can find different prices here

The lowdown: The Flatirons Food Film Festival has returned for the eighth time. During the festival you can watch different films about food and learn different facts about food.

READ: The 8th annual Flatirons Food Film Festival introduces the virtual dinner and a film concept

X games aspen

Photo courtesy of Aspen Snowmass Facebook Page.

When: January 28th – 31st

Where: On-line

Costs: Different prices here

The lowdown: X Games Aspen has gone virtual. You can experience experts hitting the winter slopes while staying cozy at home. The multi-day celebration features interactive virtual games, live streams of competitions and much more.

Friday January 29th

Extranjero: Latest paintings from Mexico

Image by Tracy Stuckey. Photo courtesy of Visions West Contemporary on Facebook

When: January 29th – March 6th

Where: Visions West Contemporary, 2605 Walnut St., Denver

Costs: Free admission

The lowdown: Discover the solo exhibition Extranjero: Latest Paintings from Mexico – created by the artist Tracy Stuckey. The exhibition features images of Stuckey’s memories, ideas and reflections from his experience in Baja California Sur, Mexico.

Untitled: Creative mergers at home

Photo courtesy of the Denver Art Museum on Facebook

When: January 29, 7 p.m. – 8 p.m.

Where: On-line

Costs: Free admission

The lowdown: The Denver Art Museum is back with its Untitled series. This Friday, join local artists Kenya Fashaw and Adri Norris to participate in Untitled: Creative Fusions at Home. The virtual event is inspired by the Senga Nengudi: Topologies exhibition with a multitude of local creators showcasing throughout the evening. The event will be streamed on the museum’s Facebook and YouTube pages.


Photo courtesy of Next Gallery on Facebook

When: January 29th – February 14th

Where: Nearest Gallery, 6851 W. Colfax Ave. Unit b, Lakewood

Costs: Free admission

The lowdown: The Next Gallery is hosting rePurpose, a group invitation exhibition with works by Next members and local artists. The artists have teamed up to create objects and ideas for a new experience and turn them into repurposed pieces.

Saturday January 30th

Pinot Posse Wine Dinner

Photo courtesy of Jax Fish House & Oyster Bar (LoDo) on Facebook

When: January 30, 1 p.m. – 3 p.m. and 5.45 p.m.

Where: All Jax Fish House & Oyster Bar locations

Costs: $ 220 for two orders here for Glendale, here for LoDo and here for Boulder

The lowdown: The Jax Fish House is hosting a Pinot Posse Wine Dinner. You can pick up a seafood dinner for two along with two bottles of Pinot Noir and watch a private webcast at 5:45 pm with the winemakers in Oregon’s Willamette Valley and the Russian River Valley in California. Order by January 27 at 11:59 p.m. Collection will be on January 30 at 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.


Photo courtesy of UllrGrass

When: January 30, 1 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.

Where: On-line

Costs: Free admission

The lowdown: UllrGrass is back for 2021. This year the music festival has gone virtual, with music sets broadcast live on the UllrGrass Facebook page. You can jam to beats from Erinn Mae, Billy and Jil Nershi from String Cheese Incident, Drew Emmitt and more.

Sunday January 31st

Drag Queen Bingo Brunch

Photo courtesy of Dairy Block on Facebook

When: January 31, 12 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Where: Milk Block, 1800 Wazee St., Denver

Costs: Free admission

The lowdown: Dairy Block teams up with Denver Milk Market for a drag queen bingo brunch. While playing bingo you can take a bite with the help of local drag performers. You can also win prizes all afternoon.

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Mark your calendar

Our wishes / our wishes

When: February 1st – 28th

Where: One Boulder Plaza, 13th St. between Canyon Blvd. and Walnut St., Boulder

Costs: Free admission

Digital earth ice

When: February 4th, 7pm

Where: On-line

Costs: $ 8 tickets available here

Shadow collect exhibition

When: February 5th – March 13th

Where: Dateline gallery for contemporary art,3004 Larimer St., Denver

Costs: Free admission

Mixed tastes: Still at home

When: February 17, 7 p.m.

Where: On-line

Costs: Register $ 10 here