There are some lively events on the program in Denver this week. Start with a cheesy bite of Pizza Enzo and finish with a nice sip on The Tourist: A Tropical Takeover. 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 April 5th

Pizza Enzo

Photo courtesy Pizzeria Locale

When: April 5th – 30th

Where: All Pizzeria Locale locations

Costs: Free admission

The lowdown: Pizzeria Locale is partnering with Safta’s Chef Alon Shaya to raise funds for the Comal Heritage Food Incubator. You can order the Pizza Enzo for pickup through the Pizzeria Locale app or online to aid the effort. For every $ 12 worth of pizza sold, $ 1 will benefit the fund.

Open the Mike Comedy Show

Photo courtesy of Chuck Roy on Facebook

When: April 5, 8 p.m. – 9 p.m.

Where: On-line

Costs: Free – $ 25 tickets are available here

The lowdown: Start your week with a laugh during an Open Mike comedy show. During the virtual evening you can watch sets by local comedians with witty commentary from host and comedian Mike Langworthy.

Denver7 Book Club

Photo by Brittany Werges

When: April 5, 6 p.m.

Where: On-line

Costs: Register here for free

The lowdown: Get your literary genius during the Denver7 Book Club. This month the club reads The Vanishing Half: A Novel by Brit Bennett.

Tuesday April 6th

SoulCycle Outside

Photo courtesy SoulCycle Denver on Facebook

When: April 6th

Where: SoulCycle, 235 Fillmore St., Denver

Costs: $ 28 per class register here

The lowdown: SoulCycle Denver launches SoulCycle Outside. You can work up a sweat on a 45-minute outdoor cycling series with instructors like Melu, Jenny Rose, and Zoe.

Cider & sides

Photo courtesy of Stem Cider’s RiNo Taproom on Facebook

When: April 6, 3 p.m. – 9 p.m.

Where: Sti Cider’s RiNo Taproom, 2811 Walnut St. Unit 150, Denver

Costs: $ 24- $ 26 get tickets here

The lowdown: Stem Ciders partners with Colorado Cocoa Pod for Ciders & Sides. You can enjoy four handcrafted chocolate bonbons, which are perfectly combined with four fresh apple wines for a delicious afternoon. The pairing is offered for pickup or dinner.

Aspen shortsfest

When: April 6-11

Where: On-line

Costs: Get $ 45- $ 250 tickets here

The lowdown: Aspen Film is hosting the 30th Aspen Shortsfest. A variety of short films can be viewed during the week-long festival, launched by international and local filmmakers.

Noodles & Company Boulder Fundraiser

Photo courtesy of Noodles & Company on Facebook

When: April 6, 4 p.m. – 9 p.m.

Where: All Colorado Noodles & Company locations

Costs: Free admission

The lowdown: Noodles & Company is holding a fundraiser for the Colorado Healing Fund in recognition of recent events in Boulder. You can order from any location in Colorado on Tuesday and 50% of the profits up to $ 50,000 will flow into the fund.

Wednesday April 7th

Colorado Pint Day

Photo courtesy of Seedstock Brewery

When: 7th of April

Where: You can find various locations here

Costs: Free admission

The lowdown: Colorado Pint Day is back. You can purchase a beer from participating breweries to raise funds for the Colorado Brewer’s Guild (CBG) during the brewing-flavored vacation. For every pint sold, $ 1 will be donated to CBG.

Virtual Keith Haring: Body in Motion

Photo courtesy MCA Denver on Facebook

When: April 7, 12 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Where: On-line

Costs: Register here for free

The lowdown: The Denver Museum of Contemporary Art is hosting an event entitled “Keith Haring Virtual: Bodies in Motion.” You can hear how dance played a part in Haring’s art with the visual dynamics of movement.

Old mummies, new discoveries

Photo courtesy of the Denver Museum of Nature & Science on Facebook

When: April 7, 7 p.m. – 8 p.m.

Where: Denver Museum of Nature and Science, 2001 Colorado Blvd., Denver

Costs: $ 10 tickets available here

The lowdown: Learn about mummies during Ancient Mummies, New Discoveries. The event will discuss the updates to the Denver Museum of Nature & Science’s Egyptian Hall and follow-up examinations performed on two ancient Egyptian mummies and three coffins.

Thursday April 8th

The best of Colorado’s beasts

Photo courtesy Treasure Box Tours on Facebook

When: April 8, 6 p.m. – 7 p.m.

Where: On-line

Costs: Register here for free

The lowdown: Discover Colorado’s wild beast during The Best of Colorado’s Beasts. Treasure Box Tours takes you on a journey through the Wild Animal Sanctuary, home to exotic animals.

Live stream with Peter Filkins

Photo courtesy Tattered Cover

When: April 8, 5 p.m.

Where: On-line

Costs: Register here for free

The lowdown: Tune in to a live stream with Peter Filkins. The live stream will discuss Filkin’s novel water / music, Filkin’s career, and more. You can participate in a Q&A later.

Friday April 9th

A world of taste: India

Photo courtesy of Cook Street School of Culinary Arts on Facebook

When: April 9, 6 p.m.

Where: Cook Street School of Culinary Arts, 43 W. 9th Ave., Denver

Costs: $ 119 tickets available here

The lowdown: Test your culinary skills with A World of Taste: India. The class offers the opportunity to prepare pea and potato samosas, chicken tikka masala, and cardamom kulfi under the guidance of a teacher.

EMERGE Annual CSU Fashion Show

Photo courtesy Evenbrite

When: April 9, 7pm – 10pm

Where: On-line

Costs: $ 5 – $ 10 get tickets here

The lowdown: Get a little imagination with the annual EMERGE CSU fashion show. The virtual exhibition shows collections from the academic career of older students. The best part? You can get dressed at home or stay comfortable.

Local AF market

Photo by Jeff Fierberg

When: April 9-11

Where: Milk Block, 1800 Wazee St., Denver

Costs: Register here for free

The lowdown: Dairy Block partners with American Field for a local AF market. You can shop at a number of Colorado vendors such as Cake Crumbs Bakery & Cafe, Clever Luck, Past Life the Collective, and B Fresh Gear. You can also jam to live music and have a bite or sip while shopping.

Saturday April 10th

Giles Ober Live

Photo courtesy of the Poka Lola Social Club

When: April 10, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.

Where: Poka Lola Social Club, 1850 Elders St., Denver

Costs: Free admission

The lowdown: The Poka Lola Social Club returns with a live music series. This Saturday, jam to a live performance by Giles Ober, a guitarist and singer from Steamboat Springs. You can have a cocktail and sway to sweet melodies.

Sunday April 11th

The tourist: a tropical takeover

Photo courtesy Run for the Roses

When: April 11, 5 p.m.

Where: Run for the Roses, 1800 Wazee St., Denver

Costs: Free admission

The lowdown: Run for the Roses is hosting its final day of “The Tourist: A Tropical Takeover”. You can enjoy beach drinks like Shake Ya Tail Feather, Tai One On, and other classic tropical sips. More information can be found here.

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Mark your calendar

Forest, fire and people

When: April 12, 5 p.m.

Where: On-line

Costs: Register here for free

Women + film festival

When: April 13-18

Where: On-line

Costs: Different prices here

A day for the child on Wednesday

When: April 14th

Where: Online, CBS4 and KBCO

Costs: Free, more information here

End of the season after the affair

When: April 16, 8 p.m.

Where: EXDO Event Center, 1399 35th St., Denver

Costs: $ 35- $ 40 tickets are available here

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