What’s up in Boulder?

Upcoming events in the Boulder/Denver area

Oscar Gralnick, Staff Writer

Urban Market

Image via urbanmarketdenver.com

When: Friday, October 11th, 11:00 AM – 7:00 PM

Where: Skyline Park, 1100 16th Street Mall, in Denver

Urban Market is Denver’s most exciting outdoor market. At this event, you will find a culmination of local art, crafts, accessories, furniture, unique oddities and much more. This outdoor venue is located in the heart of Denver, so come spend a day in the city, and see what treasures you can find. More information can be found here.

Whaaat?! Festival

Photo via whaaat.io

When: Friday, October 11th, 6:00 PM

Where: ATLAS Institute, University of Colorado Boulder, 1125 18th St, in Boulder

Whaaat?! is a one-day festival full of games and “experimental interactions” that celebrate humanity’s curious nature and will hopefully make you say, “Whaaat?!” It will feature talks, a curated arcade of experimental games, workshops, panels and more. More information can be found here.


Boulder Philharmonic Orchestra performs in Macky Auditorium (via boulderphil.org).

When: Saturday, October 12th, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM

Where: Macky Auditorium, 1595 Pleasant St, in Boulder

Come experience the Boulder Philharmonic Orchestra in all its glory at the Gritty/Pretty event this Saturday at the Macky Auditorium. Radiohead guitarist Johhny Greenwood and Deep Purple keyboardist Jon Lord will start the night off alongside Philharmonics’ own Principal Flutist Elizabeth Sadilek-Labenski. This incredible performance will be followed by Schubert’s fifth symphony, conducted by Micheal Butterman. This will be unlike any other orchestra event you have seen, and it is guaranteed to amaze. To learn more, click here.

Upcoming events at the Fiske Planetarium

The Fiske Planetarium at CU Boulder (via Fiske Planetarium about page).

Incoming! Hard-hitting Stories of our Cosmic Origins

Friday, October 11th, 2019, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Black Holes: The Other Side of Infinity

Friday, October 11th, 2019, 8:30 PM – 9:30 PM

FiskEDM: Bassnectar

Friday, October 11th, 2019, 10:00 PM – 11:00 PM

Liquid Sky The Wall

Friday, October 11th, 2019, 11:30 PM – 12:30 AM


Saturday, October 12th, 2019, 11:30 PM – 12:30 AM

Double Feature: Life of Trees & Laser Galactic Odyssey

Saturday, October 12th, 2019, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

Stars and Planets

Sunday, October 13th, 2019, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM

We Are Stars

Sunday, October 13th, 2019, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM

CAPCOM Go! The Apollo Story

Sunday, October 13th, 2019, 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM

For more upcoming events at the Fiske Planetarium, please visit the official schedule.