Deals: Free Days, Stroller Strides, Mother’s Day and More
posted by: Amber Johnson
There are plenty of Mother’s Day discounts and events going on this week. Be sure to check our event calendar for additional details and also our round-up of fabulous restaurant and brunch deals for Mom’s special day.
- Tuesday, May 3 – Target First Tuesdays, Children’s Museum of Denver at Marsico Campus 4-8 p.m.
- Saturday, May 7 – Denver Art Museum
- Monday, May 9 – Denver Museum of Nature and Science
Summer of Stroller Strides. Looking to get your body back for summer? Sign up today and save! Enjoy a full Summer of unlimited Stroller Strides group fitness classes with Fit4Mom Denver Foothills!! Get four months of unlimited Stroller Strides group fitness classes for $175. If attending classes twice per week on average that is less than $6 per class! (Restrictions apply). Try a whole week for free when you enter code “KP2”: http://denverfoothills.
Peace of Mind Massage offers moms-to-be innovative prenatal massage techniques that ensure comfort and well-being for women throughout their pregnancy. The benefits of massage therapy during pregnancy include reduced stress, improved circulation, relaxation, sciatic pain relief, headache tension reduction, muscle soreness relief, and overall well-being for moms-to-be and their babies! To celebrate Mother’s Day, Peace of Mind Massage is offering $15 off 90-minute prenatal massages throughout the month of May. Appointments must be booked in advance by calling 303-881-5533.
Amante Coffee (1612 17th St., Denver, plus three locations in Boulder) – All Amante Coffee locations will be open on Mother’s Day and will be offering a special signature cocktail – the “Everything Nice” – for moms for just $5. The drink will consist of tequila and Amaro Lucano, and will be served garnished with an orange slice on the rocks in an old-fashioned glass. Amante Coffee will also be offering special Mimosas and Bloody Marys for $5 on Mother’s Day.
Sprouts Farmers Market. Holy Guacamole! Now through Wednesday, May 4, avocados are just 34¢ each. If they’re sold out, be sure to snag a raincheck which never expires. While you’re at it, grab some roma tomatoes to throw in that guac: they’re on sale for 50¢ (per pound) and strawberries for just $1.88 (1-lb. package.) There are 29 stores in Colorado.
Three Dollar Thursdays at the Apex Center in Arvada. The $3 daily admission is valid Thursdays, April 7-May 19 for the public. Also good for Public Ice Skating, includes skate rental (no other drop-in ice programs apply). 13150 W. 72nd Ave., Arvada,
Denver Mattress Firm Stores Host Clothing Drive for Foster Kids. Monday, May 2 – Sunday, June 26, 2016, all 54 Mattress Firm stores in the Denver area will host a clothing drive, the first of Mattress Firm Foster Kids’ donation drives to benefit local foster youth and families. Mattress Firm will accept clothing and monetary contributions, which will be donated to Advocates for Children, Denver CASA, CASA of Adams and Broomfield Counties, CASA of Jefferson & Gilpin Counties, Kids Crossing and Voices for Children at the end of the eight-week drive.
Free Fitness Classes. Civic Center MOVES is a free fitness series for all fitness levels produced by the nonprofit Civic Center Conservancy and sponsored by Connect for Health Colorado. The 2016 season will run from April 25 through October 6. Classes meet in various areas of Civic Center Park; look for the Civic Center MOVES flag for the class location. To keep up with any schedule/location adjustments, please follow Civic Center MOVES on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/CivicCenterMOVES.
Learn to Stand Up Paddleboard with the kids for FREE at Avid4 Adventure Family Days. Combine surfing with kayaking and you’ve got stand up paddleboarding (SUP). SUP is the fastest-growing water sport in the world and a great way for families to be active together. Avid4 Adventure, a multi-sport adventure summer camp will be teaching families (kids ages 5+ with their parents) to SUP together during its two FREE Avid4 Adventure Family Days. May 7th– Chatfield State Park (gravel ponds) 9:00 a.m., 11:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m. & 3:00 p.m. Pre-registration with a $10 refundable deposit is required, please register here: http://www.avid4.com/family-adventure-days/
Kids Eat Free. Now through May 31, kids eat free at all MAD Greens restaurants. During the promotion, kids are welcome to enjoy any item off of their Kids’ Menu, but we especially hope they’ll enjoy our recently-introduced Awesome Box and Super Box. Designed to please even the pickiest young eaters, each box meal features a choice of fresh ingredients such as Grilled Citrus Chicken, pasta, edamame, carrot sticks, apples, ranch dip and a kids’ drink.
Women’s Adventure Camp. Grab your girlfriends or sisters! On August 19th – August 21st, women ages 18 and older are invited to attend this unique camp to hone their adventure skills and play in the beautiful Rocky Mountains at Camp Chief Ouray. Camp activities include archery, mountain biking, sunrise hikes, back country skills courses, canoeing, climbing wall, high ropes course, riflery, swimming and zip lining. Evening adventures will include campfires and s’mores (of course!) plus campfire cooking with overnight camping. Cost is $250 ($230 for YMCA Members) and guests who sign up with 3 friends will all receive $15 off their registration. Two nights lodging and meals from Friday night through Sunday lunch are all included.
Lookout Mountain Nature Center staff and volunteer naturalists inspire kids and adults to connect with the natural world. Interactive exhibits take visitors on a tour of the flora and fauna of the foothills ecosystem. Kids enjoy a hands-on play room and observation room. At each turn, visitors discover earth-friendly elements of the building’s sustainable design, including floors made from recycled train boxcars. Go here to take a look at the FREE programs in May and beyond.