it's 16th St. Mall, the Ballpark neighborhood or the Plaza at Union
Station, Denver's downtown is brimming with events. Our monthly
downtown Denver newsletter is designed to inform Mile High City
employees and families about the awesome events we host in our own
front yard in Civic Center Park, Skyline Park and across Downtown.
And we'll have some fun info on commercial film production in Denver
Me Out To The Ball Game
Rockies baseball fans and lovers of a good Denver
party alike will crowd the streets of LoDo on April 6, 2018 for the
kick-off to the 2018 baseball season here in Denver!
April 6, marks the first home game for the Rockies at
Coors Field, and a wonderful excuse to join a few thousand of your
friends in the LoDo neighborhood to celebrate our home team.
The game will begin at 2:10 PM. Blake Street will
be closed from 20th to 22nd, large crowds and increased traffic are
anticipated, so please plan accordingly. Tickets to the game and
additional details can be found here.
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2018: Downtown Special Events
in Civic Center Park, Skyline Park & Downtown plus Free Days at
Downtown cultural institutions.
information on special events on city property throughout Denver,
check out our online
*Road Closures Below:
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about road closures.)
April 6th, Rockies Opening Day
Blake Street closed from 20th to 22nd.
April 13th, Colorado School of Mines Ore Cart Pull
Rolling closures along route: East Colfax at Sheridan to
Civic Center Park
April 20th, Mile High 420 Celebration
Bannock Street (13th to Colfax) and 14th Ave. (Delaware
New Music Festival Has a Name and a Killer Line Up!!!
Denver this Fall!
After much anticipation, the major music
festival coming to Denver's Overland neighborhood
September 14-16, 2018 announced their name! And it's a real
The festival, produced by the creators of Outside
Lands and Bonaroo, to name a few, will be called Gandoozy. While we
aren't entirely sure what this crazy name means, we are excited that
Denver will be home to this exciting new event.
Details, including the music lineup, ticket
information and more can be found here.
s Wrap...Top Chef Season 15 Comes to a Close
The Office of
Special Events had a wonderful time working with the crew of Bravo's
Top Chef Season 15 when they were filming in Denver. We hope you
tuned in to what we think is the best season yet! Thank you Top Chef
for visiting Denver and congratulations to the season winner (we
can't tell you who it was, you have to catch the reruns!)
Can We Help You?
How can we help you? Interested in
expanding your patio onto public property to take advantage of a
special event already underway? Or maybe you are hosting a private
event and they want to use the alley for the festivities?
Denver's Office of Special Events (OSE) can help
you! Launched in January 2015 with themission of supporting and
coordinating special events and film productions on public
property, the OSE issues the City's film permit and ensures events
are safe and compliant. Have an idea about an event you'd like
to host? Call us at 720-913-1501 so we can help!
The Office of Special Events is on Facebook!
"Like" our page and follow us to learn more about events in
our community! And help us spread the word!
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