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

Win 4 tickets to Cirque du Soleil's Corteo

Corteo, the most enchanting arena production from Cirque du Soleil is back in North America and heading to Loveland, set to charm audiences.  This unique production, directed by Daniele Finzi Pasca, first premiered in Montreal in April 2005. Since its creation, the show has amazed over 10 million spectators, in 20 countries, on 4 continents. Corteo will be presented at Budweiser Events Center […]

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Guide to Denver Holiday Events, Lights and Christmas Fun 2023

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas! Holidays in Denver are downright magical and we have pulled together Holidays in Denver: Your Guide to Events, Lights and Christmas Fun. Check out the very best holiday lights displays in Denver, holiday performances, family-fun activities for families like bumper cars on ice, dreamy candlelight walks, the […]

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Day of the Dead/Dia de los Muertos cultural celebration

Halloween may be almost behind us but the the 7th annual Day of the Dead/Dia de los Muertos cultural celebration is Saturday, November 4, 12-5 p.m., at McAllister Park Center, 750 W. 96th Ave., in Thornton. This popular Mexican holiday celebration is a family-friendly event to remember and honor deceased loved ones with food, flowers, music, and […]

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Solve a Mystery at 'Boo on the Bluff' Scavenger Hunt

Spooky season is upon us, and the Bluff Lake Nature Center (BLNC) is once again inviting Denver families to explore its spine-tinglingly delightful outdoor Halloween trail. As visitors to BLNC continue to rise (increasing by 47% since 2019!), Boo on the Bluff is becoming a Fall fixture and firm favorite for nearby neighborhoods (Central Park, Montbello, Northwest […]

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Four spooktacular October events at Denver Union Station

Head to Denver Union Station this October to enjoy several spooktacular Halloween events, including Carving & Cocktails on Oct. 21st, the 9th annual BOOnion Station Trick-or-Treat Parade on Oct. 25th and a dog-friendly Howl-a-Ween Pet Parade on Oct. 28th.  New this year, Denver Union Station will be hosting a Spooky Speakeasy pop-up bar with a New Orleans voodoo vibe nightly from Oct. 19th – Oct. 31st. Spooky Speakeasy: Thursday, Oct. 19th – Tuesday, Oct. 31st […]

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Fun Facts About DMNS's 'After the Asteroid' Exhibit

Have you checked out the exhibit After the Asteroid: Earth’s Comeback Story at the Denver Museum of Nature and Science yet?  A newly discovered trove of remarkably preserved fossils, found at Corral Bluffs near Colorado Springs, has brought into sharp focus how Earth recovered after the devastating asteroid impact 66 million years ago that wiped […]

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Don't delay: Polar Express tickets go on sale today!

Today is the day to buy your tickets to Climb Aboard THE POLAR EXPRESS™ Train Ride when it returns to the Colorado Railroad Museum, November 10 – December 23, 2023. This festive adventure is a unique, three-part theatrical extravaganza, sure to deliver holiday magic and make lasting family memories.  Always a sell-out, tickets will go […]

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2023 Ultimate Guide to Fall Break Fun in Denver

Denver offers a wide range of activities for families to enjoy during the fall break. Whether you’re interested in outdoor adventures, cultural experiences, or simply soaking in the beautiful autumn scenery, there’s something for everyone. Here are some fall break activity ideas for families in Denver: Fall Break Fun in Denver 2023 Fall Foliage Drives: […]

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