JEWISHcolorado’s Signature Young Adult Division Event

Late Night Comedy Club with Comedian and Writer

Noah Gardenswartz


Saturday, November 18

8:00-11:00 PM

Private VIP Experience at 7:00 PM (invitation only)


McNichols Civic Center Building

144 W Colfax Avenue

Denver, CO 80202

Open Bar | Hors d’oeuvres | Dessert | Dancing

Kosher dietary laws observed

Join JEWISHcolorado’s Young Adult Division (YAD) and comedian and writer Noah Gardenswartz in the heart of Denver at McNichols Civic Center Building for ELEVATE on Saturday, November 18, at 8:00 PM. Laugh out loud with Noah, enjoy light bites before and after the show, sip on craft cocktails (non-alcoholic also available), and reconnect with familiar faces and meet new friends. 

ELEVATE is JEWISHcolorado’s only signature event specifically designed to highlight and honor young Jewish professionals, leaders, and philanthropists between the ages of 21 and 45. This year’s theme is “Late Night Comedy Club,” so don your swankiest cocktail attire and get ready to laugh and dance the night away to support JEWISHcolorado’s Young Adult Division. 

30 and Under General Admission: $72
Early Bird: $54

Over 30 General Admission: $108
Early Bird: $90

Designated Driver and Jewish Agency Professionals: $54

Early Bird pricing ends on Friday, October 13. Register on or before this date to receive these “scary” good price levels!


Laura Knaster

Marisa Porter

YAD Executive Committee Chair:

Adam Laarsen

Noah Gardenswartz to perform at JEWISHcolorado's Young Adult Division event, ELEVATE, on Saturday, November 18 at McNichols Civic Center Building in Denver

About Noah Gardenswartz

Noah Gardenswartz is a New York based comedian and writer. When not on tour, Gardenswartz performs regularly at the Comedy Cellar in New York City, and is a writer on Amazon’s Emmy and Golden-Globe winning show, “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel.” He has his own Comedy Central special, has appeared on The Late Late Show with James Corden, and twice on Conan. Additionally, he was a semi-finalist on NBC’s “Last Comic Standing,” and has released two chart-topping comedy albums, “Blunt” and “White Men Can’t Joke.” Bio here. 

Want to ELEVATE your support with a sponsorship?  

On the evening of November 18, 2023, JEWISHcolorado’s Young Adult Division (YAD) will hold its highly anticipated fundraising event, ELEVATE. ELEVATE supports the Young Adult Division’s programs from leadership and philanthropic development to service projects, to professional networking, to bringing together young Jewish families.  

Through ELEVATE, you will help secure a future for the growing Jewish young adult community here in Colorado and fund programs that are crucial to the success of our greater community. 

Interested in elevating your support of YAD? Want Premium Seating and VIP Experiences? Want to get your name or brand in front of thousands of young Jewish adults across Colorado? 

Rachel Silvestain (middle) at YAD ELEVATE in November 2022.

General Admission

30 and Under: $72

Over 30: $108

Designated Driver, Jewish Agency Professionals, YAD Leaders: $54

Gain access to the main event, ELEVATE. Laugh out loud with the talented Noah Gardenswartz, enjoy top-notch bites and desserts, a chance at winning secret prizes (for purchase), and dance the night away after the show. 

VIP Experience

Everything included in General Admission and more. Join the fun at the VIP pre-party at
7:00 PM. 

Members of Ben-Gurion Society, National Young Leadership Cabinet, and subsequent giving levels are entitled to VIP access with their purchase of a General Admission ticket. Learn more about giving societies here.

Interested in elevating your experience to the VIP level? Please contact Jenna Raimist, YAD Director at JRaimist@JEWISHcolorado.org.


Past ELEVATE Experiences

Know Before You Go

Who can go to ELEVATE? Is it just for 21 – 45-year-olds?

21 – 45 year-old Jewish people and friends of the Jewish community, though, those above the 45-year-old threshold who support YAD are more than welcome to join! 

When is ELEVATE?

Saturday, November 18, 2023, from 8:00 – 10:00 pm. VIP experience from 7:00 – 8:00 pm (invitation only). 

Where is ELEVATE being held?

McNichols Civic Center Building, 144 W Colfax Avenue, Denver, CO, 80202

What should I wear? What is the dress code?

Dress to impress! Cocktail attire encouraged.

When do Early Bird prices end?

The last day to purchase Early Bird tickets is Friday, October 13. There is a limited amount of tickets available at this price level, so purchase your tickets before they’re gone!

Can I purchase tickets onsite the day of ELEVATE?

Nope! Tickets are required before you get to the door. 

What is included in my ticket?

Appetizers, open bar (and mocktails if that’s your thing!), entertainment, and a great time. 

What food will be served at ELEVATE?

ELEVATE is a TRI-Sulom (Lion-Scroll and Raish-Mem) Kosher event. Be prepared to eat plenty of passed hors d’oeuvres and dessert, washed down with a signature cocktail or mocktail. 

How do I let you know of my dietary requirements?

When you purchase your ticket, there is a section where you can include your dietary requirements. We take all dietary requirements and restrictions seriously. 

How do I donate to YAD?

Visit YAD’s website, and scroll to the bottom to support our mission. 

Can people who aren’t Jewish attend ELEVATE?

Absolutely. ELEVATE is open to Jews and non-Jews alike. We invite all friends of the Jewish community! 

What parking arrangements are available at the venue?

We strongly encourage riding with Uber/Lyft.

I can’t attend ELEVATE, is there another way I can get involved and support my community?

Absolutely. Check out YAD’s website to add your email to our monthly communication or to check out our calendar of events on your own. We’d love to see you at other events, big or small, throughout the year. 

Will there be security?

Yes. All JEWISHcolorado events of this size have additional hired security outside of the security provided by the venue.

If I have questions, who can I contact?

Contact us at YAD@JEWISHcolorado.org.