Things to do in Denver today, July 25: Mom Jeans, “Wadjda” and ’90s TV Dinner

Happy Tuesday.

A view down Colfax, featuring the Lion's Lair, Pete's Kitchen, the Satire Lounge and John's Liquors. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite)

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A view down Colfax, featuring the Lion's Lair, Pete's Kitchen, the Satire Lounge and John's Liquors. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite) colfax; neon; night; denver; colorado; kevinjbeaty; denverite;
A view down Colfax, featuring the Lion’s Lair, Pete’s Kitchen, the Satire Lounge and John’s Liquors. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite)

Lost Lake Lounge, 3602 E. Colfax Ave., is offering a lot of bang for your buck tonight, with a four-band lineup for $10-12.

Mom Jeans and Graduating Life are headlining, with support from locals Obtuse and Pretty Tired.

Doors are at 7 p.m. and the show starts at 8 p.m.


The Alamo Drafthouse, 4255 W. Colfax Ave., is screening “Wadjda,” the first feature film shot entirely in Saudi Arabia. It was also written and directed by a woman.

The movie is set in the Riyadh suburbs, where bike riding is considered a threat to a girl’s virtue. But one 10-year-old girl is determined to get herself a bike anyway.

The screening is at 7:30 p.m. and tickets are $8.


And it’s time again for ’90s TV Dinner at Ophelia’s Electric Soapbox, 1215 20th St.

As always, they’ll be serving up an $18 three-course meal — vegetables, meat and dessert — with Zima and wine coolers and all the best television from the 1990s from 5 to 8 p.m.

Ashley Dean

Author: Ashley Dean

Ashley Dean covers culture and other odds and ends. She previously covered music and did some copy editing for the Denver Post, the Colorado Daily and the Daily Camera. She's from New York, likes her bourbon straight and has strong opinions about Kanye West. She can be reached at adean@denverite.com, 303-502-2804 or @AshleyDean.