Arts & Entertainment

Be entertained for less! As you explore Denver and its metropolitan area, you'll find dynamic and exciting places with vibrant arts and entertainment options to choose from. Our UniverCity Key partners provide you with the key to discounts and deals at a variety of local venues. So, when you head out to enjoy the culture you can enjoy a little savings at the same time.

UniverCity Key discounts and deals are available to all CU Denver students, faculty, and staff, unless noted in the description. Discount offers subject to change. It never hurts to carry your university ID and ask for a discount when you visit any vendor. And, if you have any issues with our listed partners, please email UKey and share their name and the issue. Thank you for checking out our discounts!


Amanda Creation creates memorable cards, invitations, journals, and gift items for your celebrations, and nothing makes us happier than spreading a little magic for those treasured moments. 10% sitewide discount exclusively for UC Denver students, faculty, and staff. No minimum purchase is required. Use code Lynx10 during check out.


Arts Brookfield is a global initiative of Brookfield, engages diverse communities by invigorating public spaces through free, world-class cultural experiences. FREE Art Exhibit located within Republic Plaza Building on 16th Street and Tremont Place.


Arvada Center is among our nation's largest multi-disciplinary arts center, devoted to all aspects of the arts and generously supported in part by the City of Arvada. Use promotional code #4994 to receive $13 off musicals and $9 off plays. The offer is good for prime and value seating only. The offer cannot be combined with any other offers or discounts.


Aurora Fox Arts Center is a professional live theater in the heart of the Aurora Cultural Arts District. $22 for any Aurora Fox produced show: Use coupon code UCDenver2016 at check out.


Bryers-Evans House Museum was home to two prominent Denver families and is one of the city's most historic landmarks. 50% off admission: Present your valid STUDENT ID at purchase. Discounts for Students ONLY.


Celebrity Lanes is a family entertainment center featuring bowling and great food at Jackson's. 10% of proceeds will go to university: Valid any time lanes are available during open bowling. Limit one per person. Must show ID. Not valid with any other coupons (Code 157-550-0001), discounts, or after 5pm on Friday or Saturday.


Cheapo Ticketing  offers discounts for educational institution employees, students and alumni for entertainment event tickets in Colorado as well as the rest of the U.S. 10% discount for tickets to live sports, concerts and theater events throughout the United States. Enter the coupon code EDUCATE during checkout.


Clyfford Still Museum is a museum that allows visitors the unique experience to understand the legacy of Clifford Still. $4 off adult museum admission. Present your valid STUDENT ID at purchase. Discounts for Students ONLY.


Colorado Symphony performs more than 150 concerts annually at Boettcher Concert Hall in downtown Denver and across Colorado. $10 tickets (plus fees and taxes) over the phone, online at coloradosymphony.org, or in person at the Colorado Symphony box office. Each ticket holder will be asked to show a valid Student or Teacher ID upon purchase or ticket pick-up. Subject to availability and a limited number of discount tickets are available per performance. Use promo code LISTEN.


Comedy Works is Denver's premier destination for the very best in stand-up comedy. Admit 2 FREE Sunday through Wednesday AND/OR Buy One, Get One FREE: Friday & Saturday 9:45pm show with valid student ID**Not valid for certain special events or additional charges may apply** Valid for base ticket price, you must call to make reservation, 2 item minimum per person in the showroom- Ages 21 & older with valid ID (18+ every Wednesday), Not valid for weekend early shows. Nontransferable. No cash value. Discounts for Students ONLY.


Denver Art Museum presents a variety of international art throughout the year including traveling exhibits for museum visitors to enjoy. $8 admission and reduced rates for special ticketed exhibitions --and-- 2-for-1 tickets during Untitled events on the final Friday of the month, January through October. Valid STUDENT ID required. Discounts for Students ONLY.


Denver Botanic Gardens is a top-ranked US botanical garden, offering spectacular garden displays, outdoor exhibits, gardening classes and workshops. $9 student tickets with valid ID *not including special exhibitions. Present your valid STUDENT ID at purchase. Discounts for Students ONLY.


Denver Center for the Performing Arts is the official source of ticket to Broadway touring shows in Denver. $10 Tickets! Students can show up at the Denver Center Theater Company ticket counter one hour before any performance, show a valid STUDENT ID and any remaining seats can be purchased for a discounted rate of $10. Discounts for Students ONLY.


Denver Museum of Nature and Science provides history exhibitions, IMAX, and planetarium shows, activities, and lectures that explore the wonders of science, Colorado, Earth and the universe. 10% off adult general admission. Present your valid university ID at purchase.


Domemasters installs geodesic and projection domes that are used as stages, tradeshow booths and immersive spaces. Domemasters also designs 360 VR Video content and projection dome videos. 10% off any Geodesic or Projection Dome installation, Dome 360 Video content, or immersive experience installation. Present Campus ID for 10% off.


GrafoMap.com is an online service that allows you to design and order a custom map of any place in the world. 15% off all already discounted canvas prints sitewide: use UCDENVERMAP15 as the Coupon Code section during checkout. Offer valid until 01-01-2023.


History Colorado Center is a twenty-first-century historical society who provides public access to cultural and heritage resources of Colorado. $2 off general admission: Present your valid STUDENT ID at time of purchase. Discounts for Students ONLY.


Lets Roam is a Denver-based company that helps people explore the world through awesome scavenger hunts. Get 25% off of your first hunt with the discount code: LYNX25. Find your scavenger hunt at Colorado Scavenger Hunt, or plan your next team builder at Colorado team building scavenger hunt.


Museum of Contemporary Art Denver explores the art and culture of our time through rotating exhibitions and public education programs. $5 off admission: Present your valid STUDENT ID at purchase. Discounts for Students ONLY.


Paintable Pictures lets you build your own custom paint by numbers kit by simply uploading a photo. 10% off your custom paint by numbers kit using promo code STUDENT10.


ScoreBig is the place to save on great sports, concerts, and theater events. Save $10 on any $75 purchase: Use code UCDENVER10 during checkout.


SharpWallArts is a Miami brand where your passion for art comes to life. With a wide selection of stunning wall art in a variety of styles, colors, and layouts, you are sure to find your own special piece of art. 25% OFF site-wide and Free Shipping on canvas wall art for eligible faculty, staff, students, and alumni. Use the coupon UCDENVER25 at the checkout.


Stellar Villa is an online artwork retailer, best known for our custom pet portraits. The process is simple; upload a couple photos of your pet and our artists will hand illustrate an artistic masterpiece starring your pet. 10% discount on their first order when using the coupon code DENVER10 at checkout. Please checkout with your .edu email address or provide your UCD ID. See this page for qualifying products.


StubZero.com is an online entertainment and ticket company. 10% off and zero service fees: Use promo code EDU10 at checkout to receive discount.


Vivid Seats LLC is the largest independent marketplace for concerts, theater and sports tickets. Take $20 off order of $200 or more: Email us to purchase tickets and receive discount.


Voice Crafters is a boutique marketplace for professional voice overs, providing audio, video, and localization solutions in over 80 languages! 10% discount from our platform fee: Use the code VC2021NPF at checkout.