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Denver Events

Find Denver-area activities for kids in our event calendar!  

You may now add your own family-friendly event to our calendar below for free! Please no fundraisers, camps, or ongoing events (longer than a week).  Only two listings per organization per month. Events must be geared to families or will not be approved. Send event information to themilehighmamas[at]

Free Admission @ Molly Brown House Museum
Jan 31 @ 5:00 pm – 10:30 pm

2014 SCFD Free Days:
Free admission for residents of Adams, Arapahoe, Boulder,
Broomfield, Denver, Douglas, and Jefferson Counties

– January 31st, May 21st, August 16th

Free admission for all visitors
– February 22nd, November 11th, December 3rd

Admission to the Molly Brown House Museum is by guided tour only. Our wonderful Docents will lead you through the Museum telling you the story  of Denver’s Titanic heroine and activist, Margaret Brown. All guided tours of the Museum last approximately 45 minutes. Museum tour tickets are available in the Carriage House Visitor’s Center.

Speak Up For Kids Day at the Capitol @ Denver Art Museum
Mar 13 @ 1:30 pm – 8:30 pm

If you have ever wanted to meet face to face with your state level elected officials, learn new skills, and meet others interested in speaking up for kids, now is your chance! Please join Children’s Hospital Colorado, Colorado Children’s Campaign, Clayton Early Learning, and Executives Partnering to Invest in Children for Speak up for Kids Day at the Capitol on March 13. This event is filling up quickly, so reserve your spot today!

Walking Tour of Five Points and DMFHC Open House @ Blair-Caldwell African American Research Library
Apr 14 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm

DMFHC recently relocated our office to Denver’s historic Five Points neighborhood and we are excited to share our new community with you! Meet us at the Blair-Caldwell African American Research Library at 3:00pm located at 2401 Welton St, Denver, CO 80205 to begin a walking tour of Five Points’ historic African American landmarks and culminate at our new office, at 3280 Downing St, Suite B. Denver CO 80205 at 4:00pm for an open house.

If you can’t make the walking tour, we would still love to see you at our new office, 3280 Downing St, Suite B, Denver CO 80205 for our open house from 4:00pm-6:00pm where we will have light snacks, refreshments, information about our services, and opportunities to win a prize!

Information about the tour:

Five Points holds a rich African American history in the Denver metro area with important historic landmarks scattered throughout the neighborhood. Join DMFHC staff as we participate in an exciting walking tour of these landmarks, learning about the role they played in the history of the area. We will have staff available to meet at the Blair-Caldwell Library and hand out the information needed for the self guided tour until 4:30pm. We will be providing supplemental information that ties this history of the area to fair housing topics.

The tour will end at DMFHC’s office at 3280 Downing St. Suite B for the Open House from 4:00pm-6:00pm.

For more information about the tour and to RSVP, please email Tasha at [email protected].

Love is in the Air: Bird Program @ Barr Lake State Park
Feb 11 @ 1:00 pm

Kids, ages 4-8, can celebrate the heart of the season this Valentine’s Day at Barr Lake. Bald eagles and great horned owls are the early birds of the nesting season. Learn about the unique courtship and nesting habits of these fantastic birds. Get a warm and fuzzy feeling with a related story, craft, and short walk.
Program designed for kids, ages 4-8 years old.

Call the Nature Center to RSVP 303-659-6005