Denver Happenings: May!

Can you believe it’s already almost May? We certainly can’t! In any case, bring on summertime! Check out a few featured events going on in Colorado this month below! We hope you find some time to get out and have some fun!


Highlands Farmers Market: Sunday, May-October, 2022

It’s back! Head over to Highland Square on Sundays to enjoy handcrafted goods and locally grown produce!

Film on the Rocks: May-August, 2022

Movies are back on the Rocks! Film on the Rocks is a great event for families, or even if you’re just looking for a fun date idea! Check out the schedule by clicking the link above!

Canon City Music & Blossom Festival: Wed-Sun, May 4-8, 2022

This music festival features a parade, rodeo and a carnival! Bands from across the country will also compete in several different categories. Including, concert band, jazz band, parade and orchestra!

Royal Gorge Rodeo: Fri-Sat, May 6-7, 2022

Who doesn’t love a good rodeo? Royal Gorge Rodeo is Colorado’s longest running, since all the way back in 1972! This rodeo is a “sister” event held as a part of the Canon City Music & Blossom Festival!

Estes Park Duck Race Festival: Sat, May 7, 2022

Head over to Estes Park to “adopt” a rubber ducky and watch it race down the Fall River! 95% of your entry fee will go to your choice of over 60 Estes Valley charities! There are also cash prizes for fastest ducks, family games and live music!

TheBigWonderful: Sat, May 7, 2022

Celebrating the Kentucky Derby and Cinco de Mayo, TheBigWonderful features over 100 local beer makers, live music on two stages, a VIP program and a lot of Colorado craft food and beverages!

Cinco de Mayo Festival: Sat-Sun, May 7-8, 2022

Head over to Civic Center Park to enjoy the 33rd Cinco de Mayo celebration featuring live music, chihuahua races, food and festivities!

Chalk Lines & Vines: Sat-Sun, May 14-15, 2022

Mark your calendars for a fun day out! Chalk Lines & Vines is back at the Arapahoe County Fairgrounds for its second year. Sample and purchase wines from 15+ Colorado wineries. Watch chalk artists bring their masterpieces to life. Enjoy live music and entertainment. Bring a picnic or hit the food trucks.

Grand Old West Days: Thur-Mon, May 26-30, 2022

Old West is a cultural festival that takes place over the Memorial Day Weekend in Craig, Colorado. Activities include a horse show, parade, carnival, live music, food and games!