International Women’s Day is a globally celebrated day to recognize the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. WEEK OF WOMEN celebrates women across Colorado and shines a light on issues impacting women by highlighting programming/events taking place across the state by various organizations and community groups. WEEK OF WOMEN recognizes and celebrates the leadership role that women play in business, academia, government, community-building, philanthropy, and families. WEEK OF WOMEN will run from March 3-13, 2022.

PHOTO GALLERY

See our photo galleries from the March 3 kickoff event: Part I | Part II

EVENTS

Cocktails & Comedy
When: Saturday, March 5, 2022; 7 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Where: The Mave Hotel Windsor Ballroom at Dairy Block, 1850 Wazee Street, Denver
What: Join Athena Project for the 10th Annual Cocktails & Comedy Fundraiser. Featuring several local talented comedians, Athena Project’s 10th Annual Cocktails & Comedy Fundraiser will surely tickle your taste buds AND give you the giggles.
Cost: $25-$80
More Info: https://athenaprojectarts.org/event/2022cocktails-comedy/

Women+Film Festival Kickoff
When: Monday, March 7, 2022; 7 p.m. – 10 p.m.
Where: Sie FilmCenter, 2510 E. Colfax Ave, Denver
What: The Women+Film Festival will kick off with a screening of LFG, A no-holds-barred, inside account of the U.S. women’s national team’s ongoing fight for equal pay as well as the reveal of the 2022 Women+Film Festival program. A special reception for all ticket holders to follow the screening.
Cost: Free
RSVP: womenplusfilmfestival.eventive.org

Strategic Business Introductions – Online
When: Monday, March 7, 2022; 9 a.m. – 11 a.m.
Where: Online Zoom
What: We want to learn about you and your business—Please join us! Here’s your exclusive invitation to participate in an extraordinary ONLINE business mastermind where we get the opportunity to learn about you, your business.
Cost: Free for first time guests
More Info: https://www.ewomennetwork.com/event/strategic-online-business-introductions-7571/register

Online Streaming and Discussion on the documentary “Represent”
When: Monday, March 7, 2022; 7 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Where: Online Zoom
What: Join us to discuss “Represent,” a film about the experiences of three women running for office. Register here to receive access to watch the online
screening at your convenience on Sat. 3/5 and Sun. 3/6. Then, please join us to discuss the film on Mon. 3/7.
Cost: Free
More Info: https://www.lwvcolorado.org/content.aspx?page_id=4002&club_id=314195&item_id=1657574

3rd Annual International Women’s Day
When: Tuesday, March 8, 2022; 9 a.m.
Where: The Capitol
What: Visit the Senate and House of Representatives while they’re in session, tour the capitol, and meet legislators. A light breakfast will be served.
Cost: Free
RSVP: hd40aide@gmail.com or call 818-970-4505

International Women’s Day with Denver Women Communities
When: Tuesday, March 8, 2022; 4 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Where: General Assembly, 3858 Walnut Street, Denver
What: It’s International Women’s Day and we are celebrating with great Denver women communities! The Pledgettes is on a mission to abolish the gender wealth gap by facilitating money conversations. We know that when women hold more wealth, they build healthier and wealthier communities. So we are inviting some Denver communities to join us in the celebration.
Cost: Free
More Info: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/international-womens-day-tickets-252383053507?aff=ebdsoporgprofile

WorldDenver’s International Women’s Day
When: Tuesday, March 8, 2022; 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Where: Denver Center for Performing Arts
What: WorldDenver’s International Women’s Day Luncheon is the largest of its kind in Colorado. On March 8, 2022, the event will include virtual and live participation options. The day begins with a free expert panel in the morning with thought leaders, an exhibition networking hour with local companies and organizations, and finally the main luncheon and keynote speaker event featuring Elizabeth Nyamayaro. She is the former Executive Director of UN Women, Founder of the global HeForShe campaign, current Special Advisor to the UN World Food Programme, and Author of “I Am a Girl From Africa.”
Cost: $100-$175
More Info: https://worlddenver.org/our-events/iwd.html

Latinas Líderes y Emprendedoras
When: Tuesday, March 8, 2022; 5 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Where: Tivoli Turnhalle, 900 Auraria Parkway, Denver CO, 80204
What: Join us to meet, celebrate and walk hand in hand with the top Latina Leaders and Entrepreneurs of our community. Enjoy a night full of stories of successful women from Latin America and a pop-up artisan market (Mercado Monarca) with hand made products created by women from our community. At this event a panel of 5 Latina Leaders will share their stories of resiliency and success. This event is raising money for a scholarship recipient of the Latinas First Foundation. *Please note that this event will be in Spanish with English interpretation service available.
Cost: $25
More Info: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/latinas-lideres-y-emprendedoras-2022-tickets-243315131107


The Elevation Series: Amplifying Collaborations that Elevate Our World
When: Tuesday, March 8, 2022; 6 p.m. – 7 p.m.
Where: Online Zoom
What: The Exodus Road has rescued more than 1,500 survivors of human trafficking. Learn how you can contribute to Threads’ entrepreneurial training class for survivors.
Cost: Free
Zoom Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZUlf–orTooHt0STVgJuj6pqPip16JwvwXZ

 


Special Women’s History Month Event Celebrating Congresswomen Barbara Lee
Film Availability: Tuesday, March 8, 2022 – Tuesday, March 15, 2022
Zoom Discussion: Wednesday, March 16, 2022; 6 p.m.
Where: Zoom
What: Watch the film for free at your convenience; then join us for an online Q&A discussion. Once you have registered with Eventbrite, prior to the events, you will receive a link and password to the film, and a Zoom link to the follow-up discussion, which includes a pre-recorded interview with Barbara Lee and filmmaker Abby Ginzberg by Nancy Merritt of The Peace Alliance.
Cost: Free
More Info: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/special-womens-history-month-event-celebrating-congresswoman-barbara-lee-tickets-271266574627

 

New Venture Challenge – Female Founders’ Night
When: Wednesday, March 9, 2022; 5:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Where: CU Boulder’s Imig Music Building, S102 Chamber Hall 1020 18th St Boulder, CO 80302
What: Join us for a celebration of women in entrepreneurship at the University of Colorado Boulder! New Venture Challenge (NVC) connects the CU Boulder campus with the Boulder community to develop and fund innovative ideas. Participants attend year-round events, network and collaborate with mentors to refine their ideas, and form startup teams to pitch for funding (more than $100,000!) at the NVC Championships.
Cost: Free
More Info: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/nvc-15-female-founders-prize-night-tickets-266817888487

Women Powering Change 
When: Wednesday, March 9, 2022; 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Where: McNichols Event Center
What: This inspiring event brings together community members, leaders, activists, volunteers and philanthropists with nearly 100 Colorado-based organizations to showcase what women are doing to catalyze social change locally and globally to create a better world. This will be an expo-style event where you can come meet community leaders and learn what is being done in Colorado, and explore how you can also be a part of it all.
Join us! Be inspired, meet new friends and explore how you can be part of strengthening communities.
women right here in Colorado. At the same time, she was also hearing from many women who felt disconnected from their own community and were not aware of the work being done locally and internationally to address and solve the issues we all face, e.g. social, political, cultural, etc. She hosted a garden party in 2013 to showcase the work being done and connect these two groups. The response was overwhelming. Outgrowing her backyard, she hosted a second event one year later at Denver’s Redline Art Gallery, with over 500 people in attendance, keynote speaker workshops, panel discussions, vendor tables, door prizes, & more. Separately priced events that are part of the Colorado Women’s Day celebration, are on March 9 & 10.
Cost: Free
More Info: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/women-powering-change-2022-tickets-2038674921


Dazzle Denver – The Milk Blossoms Concert
When: Wednesday, March 9, 2022; 6:30 p.m.
Where: Dazzle Denver, 1512 Curtis Street – Denver, CO 80202
What: In honor of Women’s History Month, Dazzle is excited to share our women-centric lineup. It excites us to see more equal representation, and we are proud to spotlight some of the incredible female instrumentalists, vocalists, and bandleaders performing at Dazzle to celebrate Women’s History Month! Combining ukulele, expressive beat boxing and piano, the trio blends to create experimental pop music. They have been featured on Colorado Public Radio’s Open Air, Film on the Rocks, Colorado Public TV’s ‘Sounds on 29th’ and has won “Best Pop Band” for the 2018 Westword Music Awards and “Best Experimental” band for the 2016 Westword Music Awards.
More Info: https://dazzledenver.com/

Colorado Women’s Day Conference
When: Wednesday, March 9, 2022 – Friday, March 11, 2022 ; 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Where: Golden History Museum & Marriott Denver West
What: Three days of events March 9-11, 2022 at the Golden History Museum and the Marriott Denver West to celebrate International Women’s Day. Includes the “Main Event” luncheon on March 11 with awards, keynote speaker workshops, panel discussions, vendor tables, door prizes, & more. Separately priced events that are part of the Colorado Women’s Day celebration, are on March 9 & 10.
Cost: $5-$80
More Info: https://tinyurl.com/COWomensDay

Extraordinary Women Connect
When: Thursday, March 10, 2022 ; 5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Where: The Sterling Event Center, 1261 Delaware St, Denver, CO 80204
What: Connecting great women to great women. As women entrepreneurs, we gather in an intimate circle of wildly successful extraordinary women connecting in meaning, purpose and shared support. Together we will explore stories of courage, success and living out loud. You will say yes to you, and yes to raising up your own voice!
Cost: $65
More Info: https://www.kamiguildner.com/happenings/ewc/


Dazzle Denver – Carmen Sandim Concert
When: Thursday, March 10, 2022 ; 7:00 p.m.
Where: Dazzle Denver, 1512 Curtis Street – Denver, CO 80202
What: In honor of Women’s History Month, Dazzle is excited to share our women-centric lineup. It excites us to see more equal representation, and we are proud to spotlight some of the incredible female instrumentalists, vocalists, and bandleaders performing at Dazzle to celebrate Women’s History Month! Carmen Sandim & Bill Kopper will be presenting an evening of Brazilian standards by Tom Jobim, Milton Nascimento and Joao Gilberto as well as original compositions.
More Info: https://dazzledenver.com/

Dazzle Denver – Kaitlyn Williams Concert
When: Thursday, March 10, 2022 ; 10:00 p.m.
Where: Dazzle Denver, 1512 Curtis Street – Denver, CO 80202
What: In honor of Women’s History Month, Dazzle is excited to share our women-centric lineup. It excites us to see more equal representation, and we are proud to spotlight some of the incredible female instrumentalists, vocalists, and bandleaders performing at Dazzle to celebrate Women’s History Month! Award winning Denver based singer-songwriter Kaitlyn Williams is stepping onto the scene and taking it by storm. Bound to put you in your feels, the up-and-coming
pop songstress is unapologetically individualistic. She won 303 Magazine’s Best Pop Artist of 2019.
More Info: https://dazzledenver.com/

Dazzle Denver – The Flatirons Jazz Orchestra present Ella & Ellington 
When: Friday, March 11, 2022 ; 7:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
Where: Dazzle Denver, 1512 Curtis Street – Denver, CO 80202
What: In honor of Women’s History Month, Dazzle is excited to share our women-centric lineup. It excites us to see more equal representation, and we are proud to spotlight some of the incredible female instrumentalists, vocalists, and bandleaders performing at Dazzle to celebrate Women’s History Month! This unique show combines stories and music to explore the lives and work of two greatest legends of jazz, Ella Fitzgerald and Duke Ellington. Together they created some of the most important recordings in jazz history, but there’s a lot more to the story. Duke would say it was true love. For Ella, it was all professional respect and mentorship. More than just friends, the music reflects the depth of their mutual affection.
More Info: https://dazzledenver.com/

Dazzle Denver – Bionne Aigne & Dax Oliver Present Part II
When: Saturday, March 12, 2022 ; 6:30 p.m.
Where: Dazzle Denver, 1512 Curtis Street – Denver, CO 80202
What: In honor of Women’s History Month, Dazzle is excited to share our women-centric lineup. It excites us to see more equal representation, and we are proud to spotlight some of the incredible female instrumentalists, vocalists, and bandleaders performing at Dazzle to celebrate Women’s History Month! Please join Brionne Aigné, Dax Oliver, and At Eaze for an evening filled with jazz, hip hop and r&b. From Red Rocks to B.E.T., each artist has traveled nationwide and wants to share their gifts and experiences with you.
More Info: https://dazzledenver.com/

The Women’s Foundation of Colorado’s Ambassador NetworkWhen: Saturday, March 12, 2022 ; 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Where: Virtual
What: Through quarterly virtual meetings, we connect individuals from across the state to the work of The Foundation and each other – so we can build momentum together to advance opportunity for Colorado women.
Cost: Free
More Info: https://www.wfco.org/connect/events#calendar-0ffa4213-a7d3-44f0-9eb6-2292c8a9f41d