Indie BookStore & Wine Bar

A bookshop for wine lovers. A wine bar for book shoppers. And a fabulous cafe, too. BookBar is an independent bookstore in the Tennyson Street arts district of Denver, Colorado.

Literary Events + Meeting Space

BookBar is the perfect place to read and sip or meet and discuss. Join us for our unique literary events and let us host your book club or community meetings.

Stay with Us

BookBed opened in Fall 2015. This one bedroom apartment above BookBar is the perfect location for authors and book lovers. With book themed decor throughout, full kitchen, laundry, private balcony and entrance, this is the perfect get away for the literary minded. Visit family nearby, write your book, or take a break from your book tour—right above Denver's favorite bookstore wine bar.

Daily Happy Hour 

Mon-Fri 3-6pm
$2 off all wine, beer and pizzettas

Tuesdays & Thursday 4-5pm
1/2 all wines and kids meals for Happier Hour Story Time participants

Friday 3pm-10pm
Specialty beer or wine cocktail 

Saturday all day
Specialty beer or wine cocktail 

Sunday 10am-3pm
$15 bottomless mimosas

Temple Grandin at Arvada Center - Calling All Minds

Have you ever wondered what makes a kite fly or a boat float? Have you ever thought about why snowflakes are symmetrical, or why golf balls have dimples? Have you ever tried to make a kaleidoscope or build a pair of stilts?

Event date: 
Monday, May 21, 2018 - 4:30pm
Calling All Minds: How to Think and Create Like an Inventor Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781524738204
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Philomel Books - May 15th, 2018

Denver Writes: After School Creative Writing

Come join Denver Writes and creative writer Kevin for this afterschool workshop. Recommended ages are 12 - 18 years old. Sign up at hello@denverwrites.org.

Learn more about the organization and their many workshops here.

We love supporting Denver Writes and the great work they do. Their mission is to provide young writers in the Denver area with a supportive community and creative opportunities to express themselves through writing!

Event date: 
Monday, May 21, 2018 - 4:00pm

Mavis Mondays Storytime

Every Monday is Mavis Monday! Mavis the Magical BookMobile is a great place to read stories and explore books. 1/2 off all cafe beverages for parents, and cookies for the little ones!

Cafe specials begin at 10:30 am. Stories and cookies start at 11:00.

Event date: 
Monday, May 21, 2018 - 10:30am