Piper Kerman, author of "Orange Is The New Black: My Year In A Woman's Prison." 

(Photo: Courtesy of the Lone Tree Arts Center)

“Orange is the New Black” author Piper Kerman
May 22, 7:30 p.m.
Lone Tree Arts Center, Lone Tree

Author of the best-selling memoir “Orange is the New Black: My Year in a Women's Prison” which was adapted into a Netflix series speaks about her experiences in a women’s correctional facility.

Breckenridge Wine Extravaganza
May 23-25
Beaver Run Resort, Breckenridge

The Breckenridge Wine Extravaganze is a three-day celebration of Colorado’s burgeoning wine industry with food, music and tastings from the state’s wineries and breweries.

MountainFilm in Telluride
May 23 - 26
Various locations, Telluride

Founded in 1979, this annual Colorado documentary festival showcases film screenings and symposiums from artists and activists around the state and globe.

The Balkanika Folk Dance Group 

(Photo: Courtesy of Balkanika Folk)

"Balkanika Folk Dance Group" 
May 25, 1:30 p.m.
History Colorado Center, Denver

The Balkanika Dancers perform traditional dances, music and songs from the Balkan Peninsula.

Denver RAW presents “Revolution”
May 22, 7 p.m.
City Hall, Denver

This bi-monthly event features 38 local artists working in music, fashion, photography, performance art and more.

Downtown Denver Arts Festival
May 23 - 25
Denver Performing Arts Complex, Denver

The sixteenth installment of this Memorial Day tradition, featuring 100 artists in the fields of painting, 3D mixed media, jewelry, printmaking and other genres, and performances from Opera Colorado and the Colorado Symphony.