MHOTC’s Garage Sale page is an interactive map, where you can find sales of all sizes, some with pictures of items for sale. You can even add your own sale for FREE. Simply go to the map and click on the blue “Add A Sale” button. The map shows dozens of sales this weekend and as always, we crown a sale or two as our “picks of the week.” [Read more…] about Garage Sales This Weekend
Riverside Baptist Church has a FREE summer camp open to all this summer. A Sports and Crafts Camp takes place Monday through Thursday, July 22 to 25 from 9 a.m. to noon at the church (2401 Alcott St., Denver) and Jefferson Park (2201 Clay St., Denver). The camp gives your kids the opportunity to develop their skills in crafts, soccer, T-ball, flag football and basketball.
It’s designed for children elementary through 6th grade. 4s and pre-K kids will meet inside classrooms at Riverside Church. The rest meet at the park. To register your kids, click on the registration button here and fill out the form.
Bored on a budget? You’ve come to the right place! Mile High On The Cheap is the answer for Coloradans wanting to live large for less.
Luckily, Denver has much to do and see for frugal families, bargain hunters, savvy seniors and anyone who’s limited on funds — festivals, concerts, movies, workshops, tours, sporting events and more.
And, for weekend planners, we’ve done all the work for you… [Read more…] about 69 Free & Cheap Things To Do in Denver This Weekend
Eight days and counting… BOOM! BANG! CHEAP! Fourth of July festivities abound in the metro Denver/Boulder area. We’ve found some of the no-cost and low-cost festivals, feasts and parades to keep the family entertained. Events are listed alphabetically for easier review. We expect to add more events, as they’re announced closer to the holiday — so check back often.
In case of bad weather or other circumstances, such as fire restrictions, some fireworks shows may be cancelled. However, celebrations usually go on as planned. Check back here and on event websites for updated information.
Here’s what’s bursting July 2, 3 & 4: [Read more…] about Updated! 4th of July 2019 – Fireworks, Festivals and Parades
The Carousel of Happiness is Nederland’s magical menagerie featuring 56 whimsical, hand-carved animals on a restored 1910 Looff carousel, turning to the music of a 1913 Wurlitzer ban organ. Rides are only $2. Visitors to the Carousel can also enjoy picnicking at Barker Reservoir, hiking the trails of the Mud Lake and Caribou Ranch open space areas and the Indian Peak Wilderness Area. [Read more…] about Carousel of Happiness Rides Cost $2; The Happiness is Free
The Denver Union Station Summer Concert Series is returning to the Terminal Bar Patio this summer, featuring live music by three prominent local bands. The outdoor concerts run from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Remember that it is easy to take RTD Light Rail right to the station with a short walk to outdoor patio. The 2019 line-up for the Denver Union Station Summer Concert Series includes: [Read more…] about Denver Union Station Summer Concert Series
There’s a new Groupon promo code. Groupon almost always saves you money, usually half off, which makes any offer, service or product you get from them more affordable. However, with this latest promotion, you can really save big. [Read more…] about Save Extra 20% On Groupon Local Deals
Half-price tickets for Denver Broncos’ home games for the 2019 season go on sale Tuesday, July 16 at 10 a.m. Tickets may only be purchased online through Ticketmaster.com. As with last season: Fans seeking half-priced tickets MUST pre-register through Ticketmaster’s Verified Fan program by Sunday, July 14 at 10 p.m. MDT. [Read more…] about Pre-Register To Buy Denver Broncos 1/2 Price Tickets On July 16
School is out and there’s tons of Front Range fun for families on a budget. Summer in Denver-Boulder brings free or cheap kids’ movies, free swimming at many rec center pools, a chance for kids to bowl free, behind-the-scenes tours, free days at museums and so much more.
Plus, living in beautiful Colorado, we have the foothills and mountains, which are always free. Here are 37 FREE or cheap things for Denver-Boulder kids to do this summer.
Keep up with the latest deals, discounts and FREE events in the Denver/Boulder area by signing up for our daily e-newsletter. You can also follow us on Facebook and Twitter. (If you know of any free or cheap kids activities, send them to email@example.com.) [Read more…] about 37 Free & Cheap Things for Denver-Boulder Kids To Do This Summer
The Streets at SouthGlenn hosts a series of FREE summer “Dancing in the Streets” concerts on select Wednesday nights from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Commons Park. Come early to do a little shopping, bring a chair or blanket, pick up something “to go” from one of SouthGlenn’s restaurants or eateries and get ready to dance the night away. Here’s the 2019 concert line-up: [Read more…] about Streets of SouthGlenn Hosts Free Summer Concerts
Take a step back in time as you celebrate Homesteaders’ Day at Golden History Museum and Park on Saturday, June 29. From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., experience 19th century homesteading, explore the historic cabins, try woodstove cooking, learn about blacksmithing, and take a lesson at the one-room schoolhouse. This event is drop-in style; there is no registration and it is FREE. [Read more…] about Step Back In Time: Homesteaders’ Day at Golden History Park
In case you find yourself trapped with some rowdy young ‘uns, you may need some fun places for the kiddos to play. This list of indoor play areas around Denver should come in handy.
I’ve included all sorts of activities, some free and some with an admission fee. For some of the pricier attractions, I noted if there’s a Groupon available (and you should always check Groupon yourself for those not marked, as new Groupons pop up from time to time).
This list is by no means comprehensive as there are a gazillion spots across the metro area. Know of something that should be in the list? Just email firstname.lastname@example.org. [Read more…] about Indoor Play Areas For Kids Around Denver
Serious needlework fans will find themselves in heaven at the Castle Rock Quilt Craft & Sewing Festival Thursday to Saturday, June 27 to 29 at the Douglas County Fairgrounds. This huge show is “sew” much more than exhibits by national companies. You’ll find “Make and Take” workshops and FREE educational seminars. [Read more…] about Sew Much Fun! Castle Rock Quilt Craft & Sewing Festival
To infinity and beyond! Disney*Pixar’s new movie, Toy Story 4 is in theaters now. And we are giving MHOTC readers the chance to win free tickets to see the film at your local theater. That’s not all… Denver is on the map for the amazing Toy Story 4 Summer Road Trip, a FREE and fun experience will be at Denver Civic Center Eats on Wednesday, June 26 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. [Read more…] about ‘Toy Story 4’ Ticket Giveaway + Special Event at Civic Center Park
Coloradans love their beer, maybe as much as Germans do. That makes for a natural fit to celebrate German beer culture, which you can do at the Biergarten Festival on Friday to Sunday, June 28 to 30 at the T.E.V. Edelweiss Property in Morrison. The Festival is open on Friday from 5 p.m. to 11 p.m., Saturday from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. [Read more…] about Biergarten Festival Returns To Morrison