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Events

Stay in the know of family-friendly Colorado events with our weekly event round-up. Published every Wednesday.

15 of Colorado's Best Pumpkin Patches and Corn Mazes for 2020

The harvest season brings plenty of opportunities for farm fun. Pumpkin picking, hayrides, mazes and other activities make for the perfect fall day! Don’t delay: many farms are open but require ticket reservations.   Anderson Farms, Erie: One of Colorado’s longest-running corn mazes and U-pick pumpkin patches also features a zombie paintball hunt, gourd launching and much […]

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Learn how to be an advocate for kids at this virtual luncheon

Do you want to make a difference in Colorado children’s lives? The Colorado Children’s Campaign is calling on advocates, supporters (like you!) and community leaders to join them on October 12 for their 2020 Virtual Annual Luncheon.  As our communities continue to face a global pandemic exacerbated by an economic downturn, the need to join together for our kids’ […]

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Monarch Magic Returns to Butterfly Pavilion

Monarch Butterflies will return to Colorado next month when millions of the iconic invertebrates migrate south from Canada and the United States to Mexico, directly through the Centennial State.  During Monarch Magic, Sept. 13-30, Butterfly Pavilion invites the public to experience hundreds of monarch butterflies up close in their indoor tropical conservatory, Wings of the Tropics. In addition […]

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What is Juneteenth and how can I celebrate in Denver?

Juneteenth, the combination of “June” and “nineteenth,” has been a day of celebration for more than 150 years. The day commemorates June 19, 1865, when Major General Gordon Granger landed in Galveston, Texas with news the war was over and the enslaved were free.  The Emancipation Proclamation, which freed all slaves in the United States, […]

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Denver's best events for Memorial Day Weekend 2020

Ready to celebrate? When Memorial Day weekend (May 22–25, 2020) rolls around in Denver, we go big. Check-out these awesome events from Visit Denver that are open for your enjoyment. Be sure to also see our 2020 Denver Summer Activity Guide for more ideas.  MUSEUM EXHIBITIONS SHIKI DREAMS WHEN: May 14–July 5, 2020 WHERE: 2219 […]

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