DENVER — Sports and music fans will have a lot to do this weekend when Denver's three largest entertainment venues host football, hockey, baseball and a concert.
Empower Field at Mile High, Coors Field and Ball Arena will all see large crowds come through their gates with events planned Sunday afternoon and evening.
Ball Arena and Coors Field will also host events Friday night.
The Denver Police Department (DPD) reminds the public to be vigilant and safe due to the large number of events in close proximity.
DPD said the large events will result in more pedestrians, cyclists and vehicle traffic in the downtown area. DPD said fans should utilize RTD mass transit, consider carpooling or ridesharing and allow for extra time.
Empower Field at Mile High
Denver Broncos vs. San Francisco 49ers
The new-look Denver Broncos make their long-awaited return to "Sunday Night Football" on Sunday, Sept. 25.
Nathaniel Hackett, Russell Wilson and the Broncos host Kyle Shanahan, Jimmy Garoppolo and the San Francisco 49ers at Empower Field at Mile High.
Broadcast coverage begins at 5 p.m. on 9NEWS. Kickoff is scheduled for 6:20 p.m. Some tickets are available for resale at Ticketmaster.com.
The Country Music Hall of Fame country rock group will be joined by special guest Jamey Johnson at the arena concert. Alabama has sold 80 million albums, notched 43 No. 1 singles and has won dozens of CMA and ACM Awards.
Ticketmaster.com is the place for tickets, starting at $25.
Colorado Avalanche vs. Vegas Golden Knights
The Stanley Cup champions return to the ice at Ball Arena on Sunday, Sept. 25.
The Colorado Avalanche begin the preseason with split-squad games at Minnesota and at home at Ball Arena against the Vegas Golden Knights on Sunday at 7 p.m.
Tickets start at $15 at Ticketmaster.com.
Colorado Rockies vs. San Diego Padres
This is the final weekend to see the Colorado Rockies play at Coors Field this season. The Rockies host the San Diego Padres Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
Sunday's 1:10 p.m. game is the last home game of the year — plus, there's a beach towel giveaway. Tickets are sold at Rockies.com/Tickets.
The Rockies, who failed to qualify for the postseason, play four road games next week before ending the season on Thursday, Sept. 30 in Los Angeles.
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