19 Sep 2017
Deals: Avalanche Family Night, Colorado Pumpkin Patch & More
posted by: Gretchen
There was a recent article in Time Magazine about how kids sports are turning professional. I notice that in my world too. Last week we actually had a sell-out at my son’s high school football game– you had to get your tickets a week in advance (and the game went until almost midnight). This week we can only buy tickets online. Do you notice kids sports becoming more “professional” too?
Family Fire Muster. Kids join West Metro Fire Protection District to become a firefighter for the day at the Fire Muster. Saturday, September 23rd from 10-2 p.m. at the West Metro Fire Rescue’s Training Center (3535 South Kipling Street Lakewood, CO 80235) see live fire demonstrations, participate in fun activities and learn how to prepare your families for emergencies. Kids of all ages will enjoy fun activities like the Junior Firefighter Challenge, Teddy Bear Clinic, Bike Rodeo and inflatable slides.
Colorado Pumpkin Patch. There are TWO Mile High Mamas Days at the patch on Sunday, Oct. 1 and Sunday, Oct. 15. Anyone who visits us at 4600 E. Hwy 86 in Castle Rock from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. on Oct. 1 and says they’re with MHM can get in for $8.50/person…PLUS each get a small pumpkin to take home. You have the option of upgrading to a larger, carving pumpkin for a few extra bucks.Normal admission is $9.50 for adults ($11 for kids in mid-October), so the $8.50 rate with a pumpkin is a great deal! Kids 2 and under are free. Or try the Family Pass: One day use for 4 people (any age), 4 drinks (any size), and 1 pumpkin ($5 value). This is a great value at $38 to save families cash when they visit. If you really love pumpkins try the Season Pass: Unlimited admission from Sept. 23-Oct. 29. $20/person, regardless of age.
Centennial Chalk Art Festival. Join Centennial at Centennial Center Park (13050 E. Peakview Ave. Centennial, CO 80112) for a colorful weekend as more than 40 talented artists bring masterpieces to life right at your feet! Enjoy live music along with a variety of fine art vendors. Food from metro area food trucks and beverages will be available for purchase. Don’t miss live entertainment by great local musicians.
FabFitFun Box. I may have mentioned before that I am a sucker for those monthly boxes in the mail with great products. Only, I honestly can’t afford that MONTHLY. That is a lot. So I was super excited when I found FabFitFun. It is only quarterly and packed full with fun stuff. Plus, with the code PUMPKINSPICE you will get $10 off your first box.
Happy Birthday Good Buy Gear. One year ago, Good Buy Gear helped solve the personal frustration with waste, clutter and never-ending costs associated with raising children. Guy Buy Gear buys and sells gently loved kids gear to and from other moms…just like you. Together we’ve celebrated the relief of decluttering, making a little extra money and finding great deals. Get $10 off your purchase of $50 or more with code: Birthday.
prAna Discount. Where do you prAna? There’s no place more glorious than Kenosha Pass in the fall and don’t miss our guide to Colorado’s best leaf-peeping! Also, get 15% off your next prAna purchasehttp://www.prana.com/
with discount code MHMAJ15. Offer valid until Oct. 3, 2017.
Broncos Fans. When the Broncos play you can get a couple deals: a free Conoco coffee from 6 a.m to 10 a.m. the day following a game, score a Big Mac or a Sausage McMuffin with egg for just a $1 with the app or if the Broncos score 2 or more touchdowns get an Arby’s classic for just $1. Go Broncos!
Avalanche Family Night. Family Nights are back at Pepsi Center! Bring the whole family to Colorado Avalanche games this season and get 4 tickets, 4 chicken tenders and 4 Pepsis for only $120! Grab your Family Night package today!
Frozen Fun. This month, Denver has been home to Disney’s new Broadway-bound musical Frozen and many lucky young ladies have been among the first to see it. The musical is in town for two more weeks (through October 1st) and the ladies at L Style Bar are offering special $25 braids and $12 Frozen makeup applications for kids 12 years and younger. Call 720-398-9349 and reserve a spot for your princess so she can channel her inner Anna and Elsa before the big show. L Style Bar is located at 1423 Larimer St. in the Walkway on Larimer Square.
Consignment Sales. Mile High Mamas has once again compiled a list of all this season’s best consignment sales.
Winter is Coming. No, I’m not talking about the line from Game of Thrones. I’m taking about the awesome deals that you can get for yourself and your kids in the fall for the upcoming ski season.
· Vail Resorts (Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge, and Keystone) are once again offering their Epic School Kids. Four free days at each of the resorts, one beginner ski lesson and equipment on the day of the lesson. You need to take your kids to a Ski and Golf/Ski and Sport/Boulder Sport location along with proof of them being in Kindergarten through Fifth Grade. This is only available through October 8 so get it NOW.
· Colorado Ski Country’s Passport is back as well. Register your 5th or 6th grader for their free pass. The pass includes most of the state’s ski areas (at 21 awesome Resorts). 5th graders get to try three times at each resort, 6th graders pass has a very minimal fee (of just $105) but you get 4 times at each of the resorts. The pass also includes a beginner level lesson and equipment on the date of that lesson.
· Nobody loves kids like Crested Butte. All kids ages 12 and under visiting Crested Butte Mountain Resort (CBMR) Nov. 23 – Dec. 15, 2017 and April 1 – 8, 2018 ski or ride for free. No strings attached, no parent ticket required, no lodging stay required, no advance reservations, no purchase of a bottle of wine (though it’s not a bad idea), just a good ole free ticket for the littlest rippers. We’re also proud to say, kids ages six and under ski free at CBMR all season long.
· Junior Trade lets you score a deal on rental gear for kids. Purchase a used setup (both ski and snowboard setups available) at Colorado Ski and Golf (Ski and Sport OR Boulder Ski Deals) locations for around $100 use it all season long. Feel free to trade it back in if the kids grow out of it mid-season. Then, bring it back in the spring for 50% money back.
Childhood Cancer Awareness. September is childhood cancer awareness month. There are many things you can do to help lend your support including: buying elephant themed items at Kneader’s (including a delicious cookie or an amazingly huggable white elephant), shaving your head for St. Baldrick’s. But read about my chat with my friend is now a cancer survivor!
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