Denver Fun

10 fun family events in Denver this week

Fun events in Denver this week include the Frozen premiere at the Buell Theatre, Lafayette Peach Festival and BREASTIVAL at Cheesman Park. Go to our event calendar for full listings.  Just Between Friends of Aurora Sale at Arapahoe County Fairgrounds Aug 17 – 20 Twice a year, Mile High Mamas does a round-up detailing Colorado’s popular children’s consignment sales. Thousands of shoppers find bargains on kids’ clothing for newborn-preteen, toys, strollers, furniture, baby equipment, books, shoes, maternity items and more…all at 50-90% below retail. Be sure to check out the following fabulous sales. Always double-check the website for times, details and admission coupons. Frozen Premiere at the Buell Theater  Aug 17 – 20  The beloved Disney tale of two sisters torn a...

Every time I ski, things go downhill.

I have a confession to make: I hate skiing.  There. I said it. I’ve lived in Colorado for over 11 years, and I am not a skier. *gasp* Do people like me actually exist? Yes. Yes, we do. Don’t get me wrong.  Sledding is fun!  Snowmobiling rocks!  I love the resorts!  There is so much to do at our wonderful ski resorts that doesn’t involve skiing. I’m just not a big fan of pain, and I never have been. In fact, I have yet to hurt myself at a lodge. (No, the person in that photo is not me. This is a stock photo by Wia-Tirol.) Even though I hate skiing, I love skiers! A lot of my friends ski. My husband is a skier. I hope my daughter to one day be a skier. I, on the other hand, am not a skier. In all fairness, what I do cannot be called skiing. There is not that much screaming in skiing. How can...