Music fills the air for Arvada concertgoers this summer on Thursday nights in June and July at McIlvoy Park at the 2018 APEX PRD Summer Concert Series. Bring family, friends and a picnic and enjoy the season at its finest. FREE concerts run from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Here’s the lineup: [Read more…] about Arvada APEX Hosts Free Summer Concert Series
The Town of Frederick celebrates the many forms of flight with its annual Frederick in Flight — including a hot air balloon lifts, tethered balloon rides, a Glow Party with beer garden and food trucks, and tons of FREE fun for the whole family from Friday, June 22 to Sunday, June 24. [Read more…] about Up! Up! and Away! Frederick in Flight
Longmont leads the summer concert pack with musical performances throughout the community. On Thursday evenings, enjoy FREE concerts on the grassy outdoor courtyard of the Longmont Museum. The 2018 series runs June 21 to July 19 from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Lawn chairs and picnics are welcome and concessions (including alcohol) are for sale. Plus, the museum galleries will be open from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. for the entire family to enjoy.
Here’s the schedule: [Read more…] about Longmont Museum Summer Concert Series
Louisville gets into the swing of summer with its Concerts in the Park series most Thursdays in Louisville Community Park. Concerts feature great music and food trucks. Performances run 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. and are designed for all ages. Here’s the 2018 lineup: [Read more…] about Louisville Summer Concerts In The Park
Kick start the beginning of your weekend with a FREE concert in the park — RidgeGate Summer Beats. Two concerts are scheduled at Prairie Sky Park in Lone Tree: June 21 — The Tom Petty Project and July 19 — Chris Daniels and Hazel Miller. Activities begin at 5 p.m. and the band takes the stage from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Enjoy live entertainment, as well as outdoor fitness activities, food trucks and art activities. It’s fun for the whole family. Bring lawn chairs, blankets and all of the kids. For a map to the venue, scroll to the end of the this post. 9381 Crossington Way, Lone Tree. [Read more…] about Free RidgeGate Summer Beats Concerts
There may not be much surf (yes, Colorado is a landlocked state), but you’ll find tons and tons of sand at Arvada’s Sand in the City on Saturday & Sunday, June 23 & 24. From 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Saturday and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday, View giant sand sculptures built by locals in Ralston Park. And — if your hips are willing — join in the chance to help break the world record for the world’s largest hula dance. [Read more…] about Arvada’s Sand in the City Beach Party
Spend the summer dancing the night away with Coohills’ Beats on the Creek Summer Concert Series. Every Tuesday (except July 3 & 24) from June 19 through August 7, Coohills restaurant hosts musical acts on a bridge over Cheery Creek in LoDo.
Admission onto the bridge, which opens at 6 p.m., is FREE. Music starts around 6:30 p.m. Food, wine and cocktails are available for purchase on the bridge. Here’s the 2018 lineup: [Read more…] about Coohills Beats on the Creek Summer Concert Series
A staged reading of Sheltered, written by local playwright Catherine Wiley, is planned for 5:30 p.m. on Saturday, June 30 at McNichols Civic Center Building. The play takes place in a temporary homeless shelter for women in Denver and unfolds over a single day, with choral interludes by different homeless women illustrating the complexities of their lives. [Read more…] about Athena Project Presents Staged Reading of ‘Sheltered’
Castle Rock stages a series of concerts called Tunes For Trails this summer. While the concerts are FREE, the hope is that donations from music lovers will help support the city’s Parks and Trails Foundation. Concerts take place at the outdoor amphitheater at Philip S. Miller Park. For a map to the park, scroll to the end of this post. [Read more…] about Tunes For Trails in Castle Rock
Celebrate Japanese-American culture, food, music, crafts and dance at Denver’s annual Cherry Blossom Festival, Saturday & Sunday, June 23 & 24. FREE performances start each day at 11 a.m. and include martial arts, folk dancing, Japanese drumming, Japanese Enka (traditional) songs, and lots more. [Read more…] about Downtown Denver’s Cherry Blossom Festival
Are you ready to get your Red, White, and Brew on? If you love beer and love America, kick off your 4th of July celebrations at America’s Beer Fest on Saturday June 30 from 1:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the Jeffco Fairgrounds. Enjoy unlimited beer sampling, taking part in the Star Spangled Beer Games and live music.
America’s Beer Festival is not your typical beer fest. Sure, there’s unlimited craft beer sampling from some of the finest breweries in town, but with so much more. Here’s what you can expect: [Read more…] about Get Free Tickets and Discounts To America’s Beer Fest
You don’t need us to tell you that riding your bike not only saves transportation costs but also is very good for your health. Encouraging the bicycle commuting trend is Bike to Work Day, Wednesday, June 27. Stop for FREE morning eats at hundreds of breakfast stations across the Front Range from Aurora to Boulder to Castle Rock to Westminster. [Read more…] about Free Breakfast Served During Bike to Work Day
Take a step back in time as Aurora opens DeLaney Farm to the public this summer on select Saturdays. Tour the farm for FREE from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and enjoy special presentations and workshops depending on the day’s theme. For instance on Homesteading Day watch demonstrations of day-to-day life in the early 20th century.
The historic farm is an example of homesteading (circa 1870) and includes the Gully Homestead House and DeLaney Round Barn (the only round barn still standing in Colorado). Here’s the 2018 summer schedule: [Read more…] about Aurora’s DeLaney Farm Historic Site Hosts Open Days
The annual Louisville Street Faire runs Fridays from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. through August 10 with music “from 6:30-ish to 9-ish, rain or shine,” according to the organizers. You’ll find food, cold drinks, lots of children’s activities, quality arts, crafts, sundries and the event is FREE. Here’s the 2018 lineup: [Read more…] about Louisville Downtown Street Faire: Family, Fun and Music
Sounds of Southlands, the outdoor retail center’s summer concert series, plays every Thursday from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Bring your blankets, family and pets and enjoy FREE live music in Town Square. Southlands is an outdoor lifestyle center with a four-block Main street and community plaza surrounded by additional retailers and restaurants. Here’s the line-up: [Read more…] about Sounds Of Southlands Every Thursday