5 absolutely essential Denver events this weekend

Denver Event of the Week
Get your October fright fest in early by attending the Mile High Horror Film Festival at everyone's favorite cinema, The Alamo Drafthouse. Reminisce over classics like The Texas Chainsaw Massacre, and soil yourself during new flicks as well. There'll be live appearances from Leatherface and several big-name directors. Get your fright on!

Palettes at the Denver Art Museum

Thursday, October 9th: Step out of your normal vodka-soda routine and check out the Gourmet Bourbon Dinner, put on by Palettes at the Denver Art Museum. The esteemed Kevin Taylor Restaurant Group has partnered with Garrison Brothers Distillery to blow your mind with a multi-course meal that showcases amazing autumn flavors and, you know, bourbon. Continue Reading

Keys N Krates

Friday, October 10th: Cruise up to Fort Collins to catch Keys N Krates live in action. The world's first trap band is dropping their unique sound of trap and hip-hop on the lovely people of Colorado. Get tickets now!

Golden History Museums

Saturday, October 11th: Head to the Golden History Museum in your best attire to make an appearance at Black & White Night, a festive evening to celebrate the museum's newest exhibit calendar. Enjoy live music, tasty food & drink, and a silent auction. All proceeds benefit education and preservation programs. Think of the children.

Run the 'Rocks 5K

Sunday, October 12th: Burn off all those GABF calories that you totally gained and participate in Run The Rocks. Take a nice jog through the park and finish it all by climbing (or crawling) your way up the stairs in the theatre. Live music, vendors, and other entertainment will be on hand to encourage you throughout the race.