Best bets: Runners on Colfax, stars on ice, satirists on stage
Silly, sexy sci-fi, from the folks who brought The Night of the Living Dead to the stage. See the Bug Theatre’s Galaxy Trek — The Lost Episodes tonight and Saturday at 8 p.m. Tickets $12-$15.
See Tom Green — loopy, loony, laugh-a-minute comedian who’s sat in Dave Letterman’s chair and has his own Internet talk show. At the Landmark DTC tonight at 7:30, Saturday at 7 and 9:30 p.m. Tickets: $30
Head to The Fort in Morrison for the 10th Annual Indian Market and Powwow, featuring dancers, drummers, music, traditional costumes and a marketplace. Saturday and Sunday from 10-5. Tickets: $6, kids under 12 free.
The Denver Press Club brings singing political satirists The Capitol Steps to the Newman Center at the University of Denver campus. See “Obama Mia!” at 5 p.m. at the June Swaner Gates Concert Hall. Tickets: $45.50; $75 VIP seats include a post-performance reception with the cast plus a CD.
Fresh off the ice in Vancouver, the Smucker’s Stars on Ice Tour brings 2010 Olympians to the Pepsi Center at 4 p.m. Performers might include Meryl Davis & Charlie White, Mirai Nagasu, Tanith Belbin & Benjamin Agosto, Jeremy Abbott and Miki Ando. Tickets: $12.50-$140
Clear Colfax — the runners are coming! It’s the 5th annual Kaiser Permanente Colfax Marathon, starting and finishing in City Park, there’s a marathon, half-marathon and marathon relay, among other fast-moving events. Fees: $8-$97.