“Sexy, Silly and Somewhat Naughty. CBF is definitely the sexiest show in town.” – Crave Magazine

“50 things to love about summer in Denver.” – The Westword

“One of the sexiest things to do in Denver” – The Examiner

“All the rage in the Rockies” – The Denver Post


The 9th Annual Colorado Burlesque Festival (CBF) is a dazzling, full-length burlesque extravaganza held in beautiful Denver, Colorado. CBF weekend is non-stop with 3 blowout showcases planned at EXDO Event Center in the RiNo neighborhood on Thursday July 11, Friday July 12, and Saturday July 13.  Featuring local and traveling performers, CBF will honor the American tradition of sensational live theater. 

Our mission: The Colorado Burlesque Festival is determined to provide progressive, inclusive, and conscious burlesque events for local and traveling performers.

Want to see CBF in action? Check out our promotional video! 

CBF features the best of the best in burlesque, after-parties, performer networking bashes, classes from burlesque experts, our famous “hangover” brunch and bazaar, and more! Burlesque offers a little something for everyone. Come support the sexy thrill of live theater with the Colorado Burlesque Festival as we bring together burlesque performers and lovers together for one blowout weekend!