While you may like to ski, hike and frolic in our beautiful mountains. sometimes you just need a bit of culture to feed that creative side. Perhaps you want an urban night out on the town enjoying the performing arts, maybe want to learn more about the arts & crafts movement or perhaps you just want to move your body to music. Today it’s easier than ever to do that in Colorado with the launch of the Urban Living Wishlist. This new wishlist highlights the best in culture of Colorado’s major cities from Boulder to Fort Collins and of course, Denver. Whether as a experience gift, or for yourself, make a date with your city, whether it’s sipping wine at a local winery, learn to belly dance, or checking out a museum exhibit.
Love the wackiness of improv where you–and even the performers–never know what’s going to happen next? Located beneath Wynkoop Brewing Company in LoDo, the Impulse Theater boasts a delightful mix of performers from a mathematician with a masters degree to a guy who likens himself to a whack-a-mole attention hog. With characters like this you know it’s going to be an evening you’ll be talking about for a long time.
Explore Your Inner Artist & Historian
Are you a history or art buff? Take a stroll through Denver’s sensational crime history with a self-guided interactive mystery tour with Denver Inside and Out. For the art enthusiast, the Kirkland Museum in Denver features a large collection of some of the best decorative art from the late night 19th century and well into the 20th. This tour might even inspire you to add a bit of decorative to your home. Whether you live in Northern Colorado or are more centrally located, you can get your art fix with classes. In Fort Collins, enjoy a fun night exercising your creativity while sipping on a glass of wine or delightful cocktail at Juiced on Imagination. To exercise your creative streak creating art while sipping on a glass of wine in Denver, you’ll want to head to Sipping N’ Painting.
Pick Up Some New Dance Moves
Time to dust off your dancing shoes so you can really dance at that wedding or benefit you’re planing to attend? Spruce up the those dance skills and learn some new moves with a dance class at Okay Dance in Fort Collins. You’ll have your choice of either a beginners dance class and DJ party afterwards or a personalized dance session for two. For a more exotic dance experience, you don’t need to go all the way to the middle east to learn the tantalizing belly dance. Sadie BellyDance offers a Belly Dancing Class for beginners that is sure to make you feel like you had an enjoyable workout while learn how to swing those hips.
We’re still in the midst of putting together more fun urban adventures with you so keep a look out for wine tastings, brewery tours wellness classes and much more in the near future.
Now go get some culture with Urban Living.