– FRIDAY –
Friday Night Bazaar
This event is open every Friday from 4 PM-9 PM at 2424 Larimer St. This events features over 40+ vendors, food trucks, and live music! This is the perfect activity to start your weekend off right. Can’t make it Friday? Don’t worry, this Bazaar is also open Saturday from 3 PM-8 PM at 1611 Raleigh St.
Comedy Show/Silent Disco Street Party
Is a bazaar to relaxing for your Friday night out? Then check out this Comedy Show/Silent Disco! This is one of the first events to kick off Stars and Stripes Street Fest downtown. The event starts with a free comedy show from 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM featuring Denver local comedians! The recommend donation for the comedy show is $10 a person and all donations go to helping supporting the featured local comedians.
As for the silent disco, this is “FREE” to enter but headphones are available for purchase if you want to join the silent disco fun ($20 to rent). The proceeds from this event benefit the Ballpark area to keep it safe and clean for everyone! All ages are allowed at this event. The Silent Disco runs from 9:30 PM to 12:30 AM
Four Mile Historic Park Independence Day Parade
This event consists of live music, food trucks, prairie games, and fireworks at sundown! This celebration runs from 5 PM to 9 PM and costs $14 for adults.$14.00 per Adult; $8.00 per Youth (age 7-17); $13.00 per Senior (age 65+); $13.00 per Military (with ID). This is a family-friendly event in which you can enjoy the history of the area, live music, and more. This is a must-stop to start your 4th of July weekend!
– SATURDAY –
Party on The Square
Welcome to Larimer Square — home to good vibes every day of the week! This is one of the only blocks in Denver in which you can drink openly. Offering live music from DJ Al Ur Pal, Dotsero, and Hot Lunch Band. Larimer Square decorates its block for any holiday or event. Whether it’s a hockey game or PRIDE weekend, Larimer Square always goes all out so expect nothing less for Party On The Square this weekend!
Nothing says America like a classic baseball game. Stuff your face in hotdogs and beers with a game at Coors Field! Famous for its giant Rockies sign and water fountain which goes off with a Rockies home run, this weekend you can watch the Rockies take on the St. Louis Cardinals at 7:10 PM. Tickets right now are around $31 each and even include a firework show at the end of the game!
Stars & Stripes Streetfest
This vibrant festival-style pop-up offers food and drinks for all ages! This is a free event located on 21st Street between Market and Lawrence. Featuring local foods, drinks and Colorado small businesses. This a 3-day event that starts of with a silent disco and comedy show Friday! The Saturday – Streetfest will feature local food and drinks followed by a silent disco and fireworks and allows you to continue your festivities till Sunday.
– SUNDAY –
Park Hill Parade
After an eventful Saturday in downtown head to Park Hill to catch a relaxing Independence Day Parade. Starting at 1:30 PM this parade runs down 23rd Ave starting at Dexter St and ending at Krameria St. So grab your beach chairs and get there early to get a great spot for the parade! At the end of the parade there will be food trucks and drink, so enjoy!
This backyard Jamboree/concert which is now located in Denver’s Sculpture Park starts at 1:00 PM. If you are a fan of dance/electronica music or just looking for some good old fun then this event is for you. Zeds Dead playlist consists of old mixes and some recent work. If you aren’t already a fan of Zeds Dead, no worries! There is still plenty of time to catch up on all the latest songs on Apple Music or Spotify. Tickets are between $80 – $100.
If you’re looking for a way to cool off, visit Elitch Gardens and spend the day on endless rollercoasters and waterslides. A day pass is $45, but you can buy a season pass for only $80 which includes in-park discounts, early water park entry, fright fest park admission, and 2 FREE bring a friend tickets! These two friend passes have date restrictions but that small detail doesn’t stop this from making it a killer deal. Finally, finish your adrenaline junkie day off with fireworks right here at Elitch Gardens.
Looking for more firework locations across Colorado? Check out this link for a list of fireworks in Colorado! While this list does offer many locations for fireworks, due to COVID-19 restrictions some of these events may have been but on hold, so make sure to double-check with the official website before visiting!