Three Things to Do for Free in Denver, February 29-March 3

Celebrate 303 Day at Illegal Pete's this week.
Celebrate 303 Day at Illegal Pete's this week.
Aaron Thackeray

Living in Colorado is always reason enough to celebrate, but there are some particularly noteworthy free events this week.  You can learn the screen-printing process, sway with drone music and celebrate the state without even opening your wallet. Let us know any bargains we missed in the comments section, and go to the Westword calendar for even more action.  

Let's Get Incredible with Ratio, New Belgium & Ink Lounge
Ratio Beerworks
3 p.m Wednesday, free
There's no finer way to learn something than with a beer in your hand. Help Ratio, New Belgium and the Ink Lounge screen-print posters for the beer that the two breweries have been working on for Collaboration Fest: a Bruleed Grapefruit Saison. Learn the-screen printing process, and you may even be able to take home a poster that you printed yourself. There are rumors samples of the brew might be floating around, too.

Lake Mary with Saskatoon and Eric Rich Ensemble
Live
at Leon
7:30 p.m. Wednesday, free
Jess Webb has a solo exhibition, In Between Life & Death, at Leon, and tonight the gallery will present music created for the show. Join Webb and the performers for a night of smooth ambient soundscapes, drone noise and a classically trained piano-ensemble set. 

The Colorado pride is ink deep at Illegal Pete's.
The Colorado pride is ink deep at Illegal Pete's.
Aaron Thackeray

303 Day
Illegal Pete's 
9 p.m. Thursday, free

We probably have hip-hop to thank for making area codes famous, but we have Illegal Pete's to thank for throwing a party in honor of the city's original code. Enjoy food and beer specials while wearing your Colorado-pride gear all day at any of the seven Illegal Pete's Colorado locations. After 9 p.m., live music and comedy will take the stage; check out the full lineup of some serious quality free entertainment here.

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Ratio Beerworks

2920 Larimer St.
Denver, CO 80205

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Leon

1112 E. 17th Ave. Parkway
Denver, CO 80218

303-832-7697

www.leongallery.com

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Illegal Pete's

270 S. Broadway
Denver, CO 80203

720-287-5233

www.illegalpetes.com

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Illegal Pete's

5312 DTC Blvd.
Greenwood Village, CO 80111

303-771-2277

www.illegalpetes.com

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Illegal Pete's

1447 Pearl St.
Boulder, CO 80302

303-440-3955

www.illegalpetes.com

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Illegal Pete's

1124 13th St.
Boulder, CO 80302

303-444-3055

www.illegalpetes.com

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Illegal Pete's

1744 E. Evans Ave.
Denver, CO 80210

720-974-2198

www.illegalpetes.com

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Illegal Pete's
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Illegal Pete's

320 Walnut St.
Fort Collins, CO 80524

970-999-3051

illegalpetes.com


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