It's magic! This week, you can experience magical entertainments without having to open your wallet. The free fun includes everything from a screening of Christopher Nolan's magician movie The Prestige to getting a peek inside the Governor's Residence to a free outdoor concert. Share other free events in our comments section below, and visit the Westword calendar for more happenings this week.
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Fresh City Life's steampunk film series continues with Christopher Nolan's epic mindbender,The Prestige
. Following the rivalry between late nineteenth century illusionists played by Hugh Jackman and Christian Bale, the film is a great dark thriller full of crazy plot twists and cool magic tricks.
Free Tour at the Governor's Residence at Boettcher Mansion (Tuesday) Want to take a peek inside the historic Governor's Residence? This is your chance to get a free tour of the landmark. Starting today, from 1 to 3 p.m. every Tuesday through August 20, you can take a free, 45-minute tour that will let you see the ins and outs of the beautiful building while you also hear some history.Foothills Community Concert Series at Clement Park (Thursday)
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Enjoy an outdoor concert at the Grant Family Amphitheater, which is part of the Foothills Community Concert Series. Grab a spot on the lawn, make yourself comfortable, and listen to the musical stylings of Something Underground.