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Thinking to taking a vacation but want to do so on a budget? Try a staycation instead. There is so much to do in and outside of Denver that you sometimes don't think about what all is right in front of you (especially the outdoors). Sound intriguing? Follow along and we'll highlight some things that you can do on your staycation that you may not have thought of before plus we'll highlight savings opportunities and coupons (if any are available) for even more savings on your Denver staycation. There's also plenty of day trip opportunities from Denver that are within a 2 hour drive or 100 miles from the center of Denver. Or, you can turn the day trip into an overnight or weekend trip for a getaway that's still on a budget. Sometimes it's nice to escape for just a little while and recharge.

The Latest Staycation Ideas

  1. Jumpin Jordy’s
  2. Dinosaur Ridge
  3. Clyfford Still Museum
  4. Comedy Works
  5. Jesters Dinner Theatre
  6. Denver Merchandise Mart
  7. Butterfly Pavilion
  8. Lakeside Amusement Park
  9. Children’s Museum of Denver
  10. Colorado Railroad Museum

Dinner Detective at Embassy Suites Downtown

2014 October 7

Take part in a murder mystery dinner where you are a part of the show. The Dinner Detective Murder Mystery Show has been named as one of the best dinner shows in Denver. This whodunit show involves comedy, improv, and you the audience. Everyone at the dinner show is a suspect and you have to solve the mystery before you become a victim. Your ticket includes admission to the show, dinner, and a commemorative mug. Also, the top sleuth wins a prize package. Now this show does book quickly so if you want to be a part of it you will need to make your reservations ahead of time. This can be done online or at the Embassy Suites in downtown Denver.

Get 50% Off Tickets for the Dinner Detective at the Embassy Suites in Downtown Denver

If you miss out on this deal then you can try checking for promo codes. You should notice a promo code box at the very bottom of the checkout page. Just select your date and time and then enter your coupon in the promo code box. After you click submit you should see your discount appear on the next page. One other thing. Check the daily deal / coupon sites like Groupon where you can sometimes save as much as 50% off the total cost of your Dinner Detective tickets either in downtown Denver or at another location in the Denver area.

There is another way to save a little extra money. Make it a party and get together with a group of family and friends. They offer a group discount for groups of 10 or more people. Everyone saves $10 on their ticket with the group discount rate. You just need to make your reservations together in order to get the group discount rate. Finally, there are options for add ons as well which include tshirts and mugs from the Dinner Detective.

2014 Worldwide Antique Show

2014 August 16

For over 50 years the World Wide Antique & Vintage Show has been widely regarded as the “Premier” Antique Show in the entire state of Colorado. The show features nearly 100 antique dealers both locally and nationally. This annual trade show features a diverse selection of antiques, vintage pieces and collectibles from all over the world. The Worldwide Antique Show will be held from October 24th through the 26th at The Denver Mart- Expo Building. Hours are Friday & Saturday 10 am to 6 pm and Sunday 11 am to 4 pm. Admission for the event is just $10 and your ticket is good for the entire weekend. Also, food and beverage service is available onsite so you can spend the whole day there browsing and shopping antiques from all over the world.

Get Free Tickets for the Worldwide Antique Show

Now you can purchase your tickets online and if you do then be sure to check for promotion codes. You should notice a promotion code box at the very bottom of the checkout page. Just enter your coupon in that box and then click apply. You should then see your discount appear right below. You can also follow the Worldwide Antique Show Denver on Facebook for the latest news and updates. At last check they had a promotion code posted on their Facebook page which gives you $2 off your ticket. Just enter FACEBOOK into the promotion code box to get $2 off your ticket for the Worldwide Antique Show. You may also want to keep an eye on the daily deal / coupon sites as they may offer savings of up to 50% off your tickets to the show.

If you are attending another event at the Denver Merchandise Mart then be sure to first check out the Denver Merchandise Mart coupons to make sure that you get the absolute most savings possible.

2014 International Gem and Jewelry Show at Denver Merchandise Mart

2014 January 25

The International Gem and Jewelry Show is coming back to Denver at the Denver Merchandise Mart. Every year the show features the largest collection of gems and jewelry under one roof. Nearly one hundred exhibitors will be there from all of your favorite regional and national retailers. It really is the best place to find a great deal on jewelry. The show runs from February 28th and runs through March 2nd. There is an admission charge of $8 for the show but you can at least get $2 off your admission if you plan ahead or even get your tickets for free. Just take a moment to read over the tips and suggestions which are outlined below. This includes coupons that you can use to save even more money on your admission to the 2014 International Gem and Jewelry Show at the Denver Merchandise Mart.

Get Free Admission to the International Gem and Jewelry Show Denver

Tips & Coupons

  1. You can actually check with the International Gem and Jewelry Show ahead of time and they can send you a printable coupon that is good for $2 off your admission.
  2. In addition to that you can purchase your tickets ahead of time through the International Gem and Jewelry Show and get $2 off your admission as well.
  3. If any of your favorite retailers are exhibiting at the show just ask them if they have any coupons for the show. They will often have $2 off coupons or coupon codes that you can use for your online ticket purchase.
  4. Don’t forget to check the Intergem site for their Deal of the Day where they feature one piece of jewelry from the show at an even more amazing price.

Now the show travels throughout the country so if you want to attend another show at another venue then be sure to check out the International Gem and Jewelry Show coupons before you purchase your tickets to insure that you get the most savings possible.