July events going on around town!
July 12th-August 13th: Cirque du Soleil – KOOZA
“KOOZA is a show that blends, almost to perfection, its subcontinental sounds, its stunning lighting and costumes with theatrical ingenuity and acrobatic wonder – THE INDEPENDENT, LONDON. A return to our origins, KOOZA combines acrobatic performance and the art of clowning, while exploring fear, identity, recognition and power. The Innocent’s journey brings him into contact with comic characters from an electrifying world full of surprises, thrills, audacity and total involvement.” Tickets & More Info!
July 13th: Top Taco
“This year’s Top Taco will feature over 50 Restaurants! It’s a culinary extravaganza like no other! At Top Taco, festival-goers sample unlimited taco tastes from over 50 restaurants and signature tequila cocktails from some of the best bartenders in Denver. Then you vote for your favorites to crown four categories of awards: Top Creative Taco, Top Traditional Taco, Top Vegetarian Taco, and Top Cocktail. With 5 stages of amazing music, creative tequila lounge areas, an entire tent dedicated to mezcal tasting, and some of the best chefs and mixologists in the city, Top Taco has become the Can’t-miss summer event in Denver – and always sells out!” Tickets & More Info!
July 16th-30th: City Park Jazz Concerts
“DENVER — City Park Jazz returns to the great outdoors for its 37th season! This year, the season spans 10 Sunday evenings from 6–8 p.m. The free concerts are staged at the City Park Pavilion. For more information, bios and photos of each act, please refer to the website.” Schedule & More Info!
July 20th: Top of the Town
“Join us as we celebrate the best stuff in and around Denver at the 5280 Top of the Town Event on July 20th, 2023!” Tickets & More Info!
July 20th: The Big Eat
“The Big Eat, presented by and benefiting EatDenver, is an annual party celebrating the Denver area’s vibrant and dynamic independent restaurant scene. This signature summertime event features bites and sips from ~60 locally-owned restaurants and local beverage producers—included in one ticket price. Attendees experience the best of Denver’s food and beverage in one place, all while supporting the local restaurant community.” Tickets & More Info!
July 21st-23rd: Taste of Mexico Kick-Off Ceremony
“Kick-off the highly-anticipated Taste of Mexico Presented by BOK Financial on Larimer Square! Join us on Friday, July 21st, from 5 pm – 7 pm as we commence this extraordinary cultural celebration of Denver + Cuernavaca, Mexico’s 40th Sister City Anniversary! Esteemed guests + speakers include city officials, representatives from Denver Sister Cities International, The Mexican Cultural Center, and BOK Financial. Following the opening remarks, Mariachi Aguilas will perform on the Pergola Stage from 5:30 – 7:00 pm. We hope to see you there!” More Info!
July 22nd-23rd: Colorado Dragon Boat Festival
“Come join us for the LARGEST Dragon Boat Festival in the country! We are a free admissions festival where you can come celebrate the diverse AANHPI (Asian American Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander) cultures through our delicious Taste of Asia Food Courts, Asian Marketplace, Performances on three separate stages, a Dragonland area for kids, and of course, Dragon Boat Racing throughout the days. And don’t forget to join us for the Opening Ceremony where we will open the festival with the blessings of Taiwanese monks from the Great Dharma Chan Temple in Boulder. Come support Colorado’s AANHPI Communities!” More Info!
July 22nd-23rd: Cheesman Park Art Festival
“This charming, award-winning art festival features an outstanding lineup of 150 juried fine artists and craftsmen from across the nation. Held in one of Denver’s prized historic parks, The Cheesman Park Art Fest offers a little something for everyone – from great shopping and artists’ demonstrations to live music and great eats from Denver’s best food trucks! It’s the perfect way to spend a summer day in the Mile High City! 9a-5p Saturday and Sunday, July 22 & 23.” More Info!
July 24th: Film on the Rocks – Mamma Mia
“Denver Film Presents – Film On The Rocks: Mama Mia! Pre-show entertainment by Claire Heywood.” Get Tickets!
July 28th-30th: Underground Music Showcase 2023
“Denver’s favorite music festival, Underground Music Showcase, returns this summer from July 28 – 30 with an incredible lineup of artists to discover on South Broadway!
This year’s edition of Underground Music Showcase will feature nationally-touring acts: Jamila Woods, Emmit Fenn, and Crumb, plus over 150 bands from near and far! Join us for three jam-packed days of music playing from your favorite local venues and our official UMS outdoor stages.” Tickets & More Info!
Have a fantastic July!