The Aurora Cultural Arts District (ACAD) is pleased to announce Aurora Cinco de Mayo. Aurora Cinco de Mayo will be held at Fletcher Plaza at 9898 E. Colfax Ave., Saturday, May 5th from Noon - 8 p.m. and Sunday, May 6th from Noon - 6 p.m. near the Martin Luther King Library in urban Aurora. This event is free and open to the public. For more information visit www.auroracincodemayo.com.
The Denver Museum of Nature & Science is presenting “An Exploration of Navajo Weaving”. To compliment the program, the monthly Indigenous Film Series will present Weaving Worlds on Wednesday, May 9th. This event will be held on Saturday, April 28, from 10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. at the Ricketson Auditorium. Fees are $8 for members, and $10 non-member. For more information please visit www.dmns.org/learn/adults/indigenous-film/.
Delve into the world of living things that blink, glow, flash, and flicker, from tiny fireflies in the backyard to strange creatures in the ocean’s depths that provide the only illumination. The new exhibition Creatures of Light explores the mysterious world of bioluminescence, visible light generated by living things through a chemical reaction. Lifelike models, spectacular immersive environments and simulations, unusual animals, videos, and engaging hands-on activities create an enlightening experience. Exhibit is free with admission at the Denver Museum of Nature and Science, 2001 Colorado Blvd., open everyday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. from now until June 10th. For more information visit www.dmns.org/creatures-of-light/.
Join Comida at the Source April 25th to highlight the art of food with a uniquely crafted beer dinner pairing. This event celebrates the launch of New Belgium’s newest innovation Mural Agua Fresca Ale, a collaboration beer made with the Mexican craft brewery, Primus. Prepare for a vibrant evening featuring New Belgium beers, Patron cocktails and a full course meal at Comida at the Source, 3350 Brighton Blvd., #105 from 6 to 9 p.m. Visit www.eventbrite.com/e/mural-art-of-food-at-comida-at-the-source-tickets-44276475129 to register for this event.
Please join the Center for Fine Art Photography for “In the Beginning: of Species” at the Green Room for an exciting collaboration. The Center for Fine Art Photography presents an exhibition in partnership with Crisis and Creativity, a Global Challenges Research Team funded by the School for Global Environment Sustainability at Colorado State University. Exhibit is open from 1:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. through April 28th at 344 East Mountain Ave., in Fort Collins. Visit www.c4fap.org/exhibitions/thinning-species-alice-hargrave for more information.