How to Make the Most of Daylight Savings

On Sunday, March 11, 2018, just before the official start of spring, we’ll lose an hour of sleep—but we’ll gain an hour of sunlight. So, in the spirit of Daylight Saving Time, we recommend embracing your “extra” hour by checking out some of the best special events in Denver.

Rocky Mountain Horse Expo (March 8 – 11, 2018 at National Western Complex)

Equine enthusiasts flock to this massive annual gathering hosted by the Colorado Horse Council.

Denver March Powwow (March 23 – 25, 2018 at the Denver Coliseum)

Native American heritage is celebrated through song, dance, storytelling, food, and more at one of the largest events of its kind in the country.

Denver Home Show (March 23 – 25, 2018 at National Western Complex)

Head to the Home Show to shop, check out the latest trends, consult with the experts, and see celebrity speakers.

Denver Auto Show (April 4 – 8, 2018 at the Colorado Convention Center)

This is the premier showcase for the newest import and domestic vehicles, displayed alongside previews of upcoming models.

XicanIndie Film Fest (April 5 – 8, 2018 at Su Teatro Cultural and Performing Arts Center)

Offering the best in Latino World Cinema, this four-day festival features guest filmmakers, an awards ceremony, and more.

Colorado Rockies Opening Day (April 6, 2018 at Coors Field)

Bring the whole family and catch the Colorado Rockies vs. Atlanta Braves during this season home opener.

Rodeo All-Star Weekend (April 13 – 14, 2018 at National Western Complex)

This weekend highlights the best in pro rodeo and includes competitions, behind-the-scenes access, and plenty of after-parties.

Elitch Gardens Opening Day (April 28, 2018)

Located in the heart of Denver, Elitch Gardens is a combination theme and water park that delights all ages.

Stay at The Brown Palace in Downtown Denver and enjoy easy access to these and other popular local events.