Quality Inn Central
200 WEST 48TH AVE
Denver, CO 80216
Phone: (303) 296-4000
Fax: (303) 296-4869
Located on the Delaware Street in North Denver, Aqualung's Community Music Space has become a major haunt for hardcore metal and underground punk music lovers. This venue has been host to upcoming as well as established bands who have performed to a house packed with head banging audience. Aqualung's opened with the performances of bands like A Story Of Rats and Sutekh Hexen and you can vouch on it for pure hardcore music.
If country music is your thing, this massive spot is the place to be. It has been recognized by the Country Music Association as one of the top clubs in the country, and in the past has featured such artists as Willie Nelson, Garth Brooks and Faith Hill. Live music hits the stage seven nights a week, with the crème de la crème flocking here to let their hair down. You will not look out of place when you saunter in wearing boots and a cowboy hat! Free country dance lessons offered every Wednesday night.
The Glob is a DIY venue set in a warehouse. Only those in the know are aware of its existence as it is not advertised much. Equipped with a good system, it hosts live music regularly. Some of their previous listings are Cairo, Echo Beds, Tripp Nasty and Yonatan Gat.
Denver's Coliseum is an extraordinary entertainment center. It has a variety of shows ranging from rock shows to car shows to Native American pow-wows and even professional wrestling acts. It also hosts a yearly indoor rodeo competition. It has been a popular destination for families for over 50 years and is owned by the Arts & Venues Denver. Shows can be watched in a comfortable circus like ring, with ample seating room. The Coliseum is a fabulous place to spend a day and take in a show with the family, so sit back and have a blast!
This tiny venue is a grass-roots dive bar-esque stage for the very best in upcoming musical talent. The cooperative feel to it means that there is a suggested five dollar donation at the door and beer is cheap and plentiful. The crowd is generally very young and keen. Rhinoceropolis has a little porch for smokers and seeing a gig here guarantees meeting some friendly locals, all with a true passion for music. Check the website for details of upcoming events.
From mini-film festivals to live music and poetry readings, this experimental artistic showcase features a variety of modern art and media by local and national artists. Housed in a renovated movie theater, it serves as a venue for innovative creations and cutting edge performance art. It can offer surprises and entertainment for even the most seasoned modern art connoisseur and is one of the several groundbreaking and unusual galleries in the area.
They call themselves " Denver's most versatile event centre" and indeed with their promising history they seem to be. From weddings, to dinners to dance parties, they seem to have the space and utility for all. The centre sits over an area of 22,000 square feet where 14,000 square feet is just the area of the concert hall or ballroom. It also holds a nightclub and lounge area and can accommodate up to 2500 people.
The Germinal Theater is Denver's oldest non-profit theatrical troupe. This talented group of actors has been challenging local audiences for more than 25 years with a wide range of productions. From the absurdist ramblings of Pinter to the traditional dramas of O'Neil to more obscure plays by Enquist, the theater presents a welcome alternative to the town's more commercial offerings. A converted storefront space, located in northwest Denver, houses the intimate 100-seat theater.
Green Spaces strives to support entrepreneurs', businesses and freelancers in their efforts to engage in sustainable and environmentally sound practices to become fully green. As a green resource center, the venue is comprised of an Ecopreneur's Clubhouse, a work space and venue space for educational salons, workshops, film-screenings and pop-up stores. Green Spaces also provides instructive start-up packages for aspiring green businesses and sells reclaimed and recycled office furniture to interested organizations. As one of the leaders of the growing"ecopreneurialist" movement, Green Spaces is a necessary stop for all those interested in green businesses!
Redline is a contemporary art space that supports the intersections of community, art experimentation and education. The gallery, which is housed in a building designed the architects Semple-Brown in the Northeast area of Denver, contains a roomy gallery showcasing the works of its artist-residents, as well as creations by community members. Indeed, in addition to monthly exhibits, Redline strives to reach out to homeless populations and local public school youth through its solid arts-education programs; their work is often featured on its walls. As a result, Redline has created a vibrant, engaging space that invites everyone--artist or public--to rethink the line between artist and community.
Baseball is an essential part of the American culture and a vibrant component of Denver, all of which makes Coors Field such a hub of activity during the summer. It seats more than 50,000 and is regarded as one of most fan-friendly parks in the country. For a few dollars you can take a guided walking tour and learn about the history of the field while taking in all the sights, including the Colorado Rockies dugout and the visiting team's clubhouse.
The crack of the bat never sounded so good. If you're an avid baseball fan who's ever dreamed of visiting that historic stadium, or desired to watch that favorite childhood team you never got to see, Big League Tours will set you up with an exclusive baseball package that not only gets you a ticket to the ballgame, but also offers one-of-a-kind baseball opportunities. When you go on a Big League Tour, you might find yourself dining with a Hall of Famer or taking batting practice with an All-Star. With tours available in all 30 stadiums, you can customize your own memorable trip, or join a group on one of Big League Tours regional excursions. Whether your plan is to bond with the family at the ballpark or to spend a weekend with the guys, this unique tour company will provide an unforgettable experience that gets you up-close and personal with the Big Leagues. These tours are available during the regular baseball season.