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May 2024

Ride the Rails: Thursday, Friday, Saturday + Sunday Train Rides, mid-May through mid-August 2024.

May 16 - August 18

During the popular summer season, the Colorado Railroad Museum offers train rides on Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays. During the popular summer season, the Colorado Railroad Museum offers train rides on Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays. Rides depart every 30 minutes 10am-3p.m. Train rides feature open-air coaches pulled by a vintage locomotive. Train rides are a small fee in addition to Museum Admission. Regular Museum Admission: $10 adults, $8 seniors, $5 ages 2-17, Museum Members and under age 2 free.…

Categories: Kids and Families, Museums
Website: coloradorailroadmuseum.org/,

June 2024

Dad’s Free Day At The Museum

June 1 - June 16

Celebrate Father’s Day at Wings Over the Rockies! All dads will receive FREE admission at both Wings locations on Father’s Day. Celebrate Father’s Day at Wings Over the Rockies! All dads will receive FREE admission at both Wings locations on Father’s Day. Bring the whole family and explore captivating exhibits, see iconic aircraft, immersive displays and more. Create lasting memories with Dad as you explore the wonders of aviation and space! Family members are welcome to pre-purchase their tickets online.…

Categories: Kids and Families, Museums
Website: cli.re/71545-dad’s-free-day-at-the-museum,

AAS Adult Co-Ed Volleyball

June 10 - August 15

Adult, 6×6 co-ed, grass court volleyball league on Thursdays from 6-8PM (8 nights). This is a fun opportunity to socialize and compete with friends and neighbors. No roster limits, $500/team.

Categories: Kids and Families, Sports
Website: altitudeallsports.com/program-schedule/,

Capitol Crossroads Scavenger Hunt

June 13 - June 16

Grab your teammates and get ready for a fun day exploring Denver’s historic places. Grab your teammates and get ready for a fun day exploring Denver’s historic places. This scavenger hunt will take about 2.5 hours in total and features 12 clues. You can walk, bike or drive between sites. You can do it all at once or anytime before June 16th at 5pm. Get your team together, and reserve your tickets today!

Categories: History, Kids and Families
Website: cli.re/71558-capitol-crossroads-scavenger-hunt,

Park Lights and Movie Nights – Barbie (PG-13)

June 13

Park Lights & Movie Nights are BACK to offer free family-friendly movies under the stars. Join us at various community city parks on weeknights in late May and early June to enjoy recent blockbusters and family favorites. Park Lights & Movie Nights are BACK to offer free family-friendly movies under the stars. Join us at various community city parks on weeknights in late May and early June to enjoy recent blockbusters and family favorites. There is no registration required to…

Categories: Kids and Families, Movies and Film
Website: www.AuroraGov.org/Events,

Celebrate Pride: Family Funday

June 16

Show off your pride at this free family-friendly and kid-focused event! Everyone can enjoy games, crafts and activities about Pride Month and identity. Show off your pride at this family-friendly and kid-focused event! Bring your friends and family to enjoy games, crafts and more. Activities will include tie-dying a pride handkerchief, making a pride keychain, and learning about historical pride figures with bingo! Family Fun Days are free and open to anyone in the community. You don’t have to be…

Categories: Kids and Families
Website: bit.ly/DL_FFD,

The Dad Games!

June 16

Do you think you have what it takes to lead your family to victory? Find out this Father’s Day at Dave & Buster’s Westminster! Do you think you have what it takes to lead your family to victory? Find out this Father’s Day at Dave & Buster’s Westminster! Grab the fam & battle for fatherly glory in the first-ever Dad Games. Champion your team as you compete against other families in an epic arcade showdown. Team colors, matching t-shirts, or…

Categories: Kids and Families
Website: cli.re/72431-the-dad-games,

Money Makers Workshop with U.S. Bank

June 20

This workshop will teach kids how to turn their talents into income! Budding entrepreneurs will discover how to set goals and create their own money-making workshop or event. Open to everyone in the community! Open to the community! Spending habits are set at a young age — money-earning can start early too! This workshop will teach kids how to turn their talents into income! Budding entrepreneurs will discover how to set goals and create their own money-making workshop or event.…

Categories: Kids and Families
Website: www.eventbrite.com/e/denver-money-makers-workshop-with-us-bank-registration-901753758767?aff=odcleoeventsincollection,

Colorado Power Days, June 22-23, 2024

June 22 - June 23

Enjoy a special family outing at the Colorado Railroad Museum during “Colorado Power Days” with antique tractors, hit-and-miss engines, early automobiles, a fire truck and of course steam locomotives! Enjoy a special outing with the whole family during “Colorado Power Days!” This weekend, the focus will be on power of all types—check out antique tractors, hit-and-miss engines, Model A and Model T automobiles, even a fire truck. And of course, steam locomotion, too! There will be food, family-friendly activities, and…

Categories: History, Kids and Families
Website: coloradorailroadmuseum.org/,

Final Friday Evening: Indoor Campout

June 28

Beat the summer heat by camping indoors! Get ready for games, storytelling, camp songs, s’mores and more at this low-cost evening. A night full of exciting activities and adventures awaits! Get ready to experience the fun of camping indoors with your friends and family. We’ll have games, storytelling, camp songs, s’mores and more! This event costs $5 per youth, accompanying adults can attend for free. Reserve your spot on our Eventbrite: https://bit.ly/June_FinalFri_24 This kid-focused event is open to everyone in…

Categories: Kids and Families
Website: bit.ly/June_FinalFri_24,

July 2024

The Morgan Adams Foundation Motorized Madness Media Challenge

July 10

The Morgan Adams Foundation Motorized Madness Media Challenge is a fun-filled event where everyone is racing for smiles and ultimately the end to pediatric cancer! Enjoy a morning of remote-controlled cars speeding around a giant racetrack hosted by The Morgan Adams Foundation. Each four-person race team is made up of a pediatric cancer patient, a local media or sports personality, a local race car driver from Rocky Mountain Vintage Racing, and one of The Morgan Adams Foundation’s amazing community sponsors.…

Categories: Kids and Families
Website: www.morganadamsfoundation.org,

Girl Scout DreamLab’s Art Gallery Opening Gala

July 13

Kids will explore different types of art at the grand opening of our new art gallery! This event is open to everyone in the community! Join us for an enchanting evening of creativity and fun at the grand opening of Girl Scout DreamLab’s new art gallery! This special event celebrates the imaginative artworks of young artists from across the state and offers an array of hands-on art activities for children of all ages. This event is open to everyone in…

Categories: Arts and Culture, Kids and Families
Website: www.eventbrite.com/e/art-gallery-opening-gala-tickets-907146257877?aff=odcleoeventsincollection,

Summer STEM Day for Kids!

July 14

Beat the heat with hands-on STEM activities for kids ages 4 and up! This event is open to everyone in the community. Spark a love of learning through hands-on experiments and activities at Girl Scout DreamLab! Kids will rotate through four different STEM activities designed to educate them while they have fun and build friendships. Everyone in the community is welcome to beat the heat with us! You don’t have to be a Girl Scout, or even a girl, to…

Categories: Kids and Families
Website: www.eventbrite.com/e/summer-stem-day-for-kids-tickets-916754396077?aff=odcleoeventsincollection,

Final Friday Evening: Sip n’ Paint

July 26

Come paint a fun scene and sip on a kid-friendly beverage! This event is open to everyone in the community! Get ready to sip on your favorite beverages while our talented instructors guide you through the process of creating your own masterpiece. No prior painting experience is necessary – this event is open to all skill levels. Whether you’re a beginner or a seasoned artist, you’ll have a blast exploring your creativity in a relaxed and supportive environment. Girl Scout…

Categories: Arts and Culture, Kids and Families
Website: www.eventbrite.com/e/final-fridays-evenings-of-fun-sip-n-paint-tickets-890748090517?aff=odcleoeventsincollection,

August 2024

Race Against Kids’ Cancer

August 2 - August 4

The Race Against Kids’ Cancer event is an exhilarating weekend of vintage car racing at the High Plains Raceway in support of pediatric cancer research. The Race Against Kids’ Cancer is an exhilarating weekend of vintage car racing. This is the 14th year of partnership between Rocky Mountain Vintage Racing and The Morgan Adams Foundation to help kids and teens with cancer. In addition to two days of high-speed wheel-to-wheel racing on one of the country’s best amateur road racing tracks,…

Categories: Kids and Families
Website: www.morganadamsfoundation.org/,

The 10th Annual Run for the Ring 5K Run/Walk and Kids Fun Run

August 3

Starting and finishing at the Barbara Davis Center for Diabetes (BDC), race entry for the 5K and the Kids Zone/Fun Run opens May 16, 2024, with an early bird discount through June 28. Regular registration runs from June 29 to July 30, and “day-of” registration goes from July 31 to race day, August 3. Last year, we had over 430 runners, walkers, and kids, and this year’s race is expected to be even bigger as we celebrate 10 years of…

Categories: Charity Event, Kids and Families
Website: childrensdiabetesfoundation.org/event/2024-run-for-the-ring-5k-kids-fun-run/,

Gold Rush Days, August 10-11, 2024

August 10 - August 11

Enjoy an exciting weekend of gold rush history at the Colorado Railroad Museum, complete with family-friendly activities and gold panning demonstrations! Celebrate the role railroads have played in Colorado’s rich mining and Gold Rush history! Ride behind a coal-fired steam locomotive, catch turntable and gold panning demonstrations and more happening around the Museum’s 15-acre railyard. Learn more about how the Gold Rush and mining impacted the growth of Colorado, and enjoy food, fun and even the Museum’s mascot Spike the…

Categories: History, Kids and Families
Website: coloradorailroadmuseum.org/,

March 2025

Dog Man: The Musical

March 8, 2025 - March 9, 2025

Based on the worldwide bestselling hit series by Dav Pilkey, Dog Man: The Musical is a hilarious and heartwarming new production. Based on the worldwide bestselling hit series by Dav Pilkey, Dog Man: The Musical is a hilarious and heartwarming new production following the chronicles of Dog Man, who with the head of a dog and the body of a policeman, loves to fight crime and chew on the furniture.  There are four shows between the 2 dates, visit our…

Categories: Kids and Families, Performance and Theatre
Website: newmancenter.evenue.net/events/newman-center-presents,
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