Live street theater allows actors to interact with their audience, hone improvisational skills, and pretend they don't recognize their landlord. Embrace willful illusion with today's Groupon: for $20, you get one ticket to Denver Mint Robbery Tour (up to a $40 value) from Denver Inside and Out. Tours are available for Groupon holders Thursdays through Saturdays from 10 a.m. to noon.
The Denver Mint Robbery Tour draws excursionists into the notorious 1922 theft, expertly melding a downtown walking sightsee with a scavenger hunt and live street theater. The unique and engaging 2-mile trot starts from a secret location in lower downtown Denver, from which intimate groups of 4–10 well-prepared walkers light off at the behest of smartly hidden clues, each leading to a new and distinctive covert location. Throughout the leisurely three-hour tour, aspiring gumshoes will encounter the elegantly bedecked outlaws behind the crime before grilling them for information and fashion tips. The tour concludes as trotters unravel the elusive criminal mystery, granting them lifelong bragging rights sure to impress traffic cops the world over. Pint-size prowlers younger than 6 get in free, and each tour sates snoopers with complimentary drinks and snacks.