Hamburger Mary's patio: Where anyone can perform
700 East 17th Avenue
You'll find family, if not many families, at the Denver outlet of the Hamburger Mary's chain, where you're just as likely to enjoy a burger as some drag-queen drama.
Patio hours: Monday-Thursday, 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.; Friday-Saturday, 11 a.m. to 11 p.m.; Sunday, 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Seats: About 200
Smoking: There is a smoking section
Specials: Summer and holiday deals
Patio perks: Games and music videos; patio is covered and includes misters or heat
Busiest time: Friday night, Saturday and Sunday
Slowest time: Around 3 p.m. on weekdays
Most memorable moment: We had Jenifer Hudson perform on the patio; that was memorable.
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