Organizations are getting creative for Halloween and folks up in Northern Colorado are no exception. NoCo’s Greatest Drive-Thru Trick-or-Treat Experience is set for Saturday, October 31 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at The Ranch Events Complex. Think of it as a parade in reverse, where the spectators move and the displays stay in place. [Read more…] about Free NoCo’s Greatest Drive-Thru Trick-or-Treat – RSVP To Reserve Your Place
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It’s Halloween and time for fall fun with the entire family. Castle Rock will celebrate all things not-so-spooky at Spooktacular 2020 on Saturday, October 24 at Philip S. Miller Park. Family-friendly costumes are encouraged, but not required. Activities include games, prizes, food, and of course, candy. This FREE event is held outdoors, so remember to dress accordingly. [Read more…] about Family-Friendly Spooktacular 2020 In Castle Rock Is On! Register Now To Secure Your Spot
Time to celebrate the changing seasons. The nonprofit SHYFT hosts and an Urban Harvest Festival on Thursday through Sunday, October 1 to 4. The family-friendly event includes Fall-themed photo opportunities, a fresh produce stand, festive drinks & food, a mini-dance class for all ages, taught by Anthony Greatness Cotton, kids crafts, goodie bags and more. [Read more…] about Family-Friendly Urban Harvest Festival This Weekend – Save $2 Off Tickets
Are you feeling lucky? Everyone daydreams about what they’d do, if they won a million dollars. We dream of all the clearance shopping we could do with a million dollars! (You know us, we’d still be clipping coupons — even if we hit it big.) The Colorado Lottery is giving players more chances to win, while saving a few bucks, with its Happy Hour promo. [Read more…] about Last Day! Colorado Lottery’s Happy Hour Special — Free $2 Powerball Ticket
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. While life is far from normal, we’ve decided to restart our popular list of free and cheap things to do over the weekend. For now, you’ll find a activities you can do out of the house, along with a curated list of virtual online concerts, festivals and sporting events. Get set weekend planners, we’ve done all the work for you… [Read more…] about 51 Free & Cheap Things To Do in Denver This Weekend
Corn mazes and pumpkin patches are abundant in September and October. Here’s a list of what we know is happening, along with any coupons or discounts. We’ve also included a handy map below , which should help you easily locate the attractions. Just click on the corn icon for more details. All attractions are open through October 31, unless otherwise noted. This list will continue to be updated for 2020 as we try to determine the status of each location. [Read more…] about Corn Mazes and Pumpkin Patches That Plan To Be Open In 2020
Story by Carolyn Erickson. Fall (and even winter) are the perfect time to go camping. Campgrounds are less crowded, lakes are surrounded by trees sporting gorgeous fall color, and the temperatures are perfect for campfires.
But even if you aren’t the outdoorsy type, you may be in need of some extra “distance” this year that a rental RV can provide – when traveling to visit family for the holidays, as a guest room for family who comes to visit you, or as a dedicated, secluded office space when you’re working from home. Consider this…an RV adds a second kitchen — or more like a kitchenette — for holiday meals. [Read more…] about Want To Get Away This Fall Or Winter? Rent An RV. Want To Earn Some Money? Rent Your RV To Others
We have yet to officially confirm this promo with King Soopers, but we’ve spotted promo signs at various locations — see below. Here’s another reason for thirsty football fans to cheer this season: During a regular season game, if Running Back Phillip Lindsay scores a touchdown, fans score a FREE 6-pack of Pepsi mini cans (7.5-oz.), including Diet Pepsi. The fine print on the coupon states it’s valid for “any variety”, so the offer should include any Pepsi product available in a 6-pack of mini-cans. [Read more…] about King Soopers: Phillip Lindsay Touchdown Scores Free Pepsi 6-Pack
Plan your week on the cheap with this list of FREE things to do around Denver. The list is updated daily, so check back often. For now, you’ll find a mix of in-person and virtual events. Looking for more FREE and low-cost things to do in the following weeks? Find additional activities on our Mile High Events Calendar, which you can view by day or month.
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Here’s what’s happening this week: [Read more…] about 41 Free Things To Do This Week Around Denver
Ah, Halloween. Autumnal breezes, crisp leaves, and pumpkin flavored everything! What is it about this time of year that is so enchanting, so mystifying? Join author and television personality Dustin Pari from SyFy’s Ghost Hunters and Ghost Hunters International as he sheds some light on the spooky shadows of Halloween history and lore. [Read more…] about Virtual Event: Join Dustin Pari From SyFy’s Ghost Hunters
Halloween is NOT cancelled—at least not at Denver Zoo. Families throughout Colorado are invited to the Zoo daily from October 1 to 31 for Boo at the Zoo: Storybook Safari, a modified, masked version of Denver’s family favorite fall tradition. The Zoo’s 80-acre, mostly outdoor campus will come to life with costumed characters, enchanting animal experiences and festive seasonal fildood fit for a king or queen. [Read more…] about A Whole New ‘Boo At The Zoo’. Get Your Tickets Now
Love to be scared? Haunted Houses rise from the dead every fall to frighten those brave enough to enter. Here’s a list of what we know is happening (some are opening this weekend and next), along with any coupons or discounts. We’ve also included a handy map below , which should help you easily locate the attractions. Just click on the zombie icon for more details. [Read more…] about Haunted Houses Are Guaranteed To Scare. Buy Tickets Early For Reserved Time Slots
Gothic horror tales as portrayed by acclaimed local actors are waiting to be heard at Victorian Horrors at the Molly Brown House Museum. Stories this year include “The Invisible Man,” Frankenstein, and “The Weeping Woman,” known as “La Llorona” in Spanish cultures – a traditional tale that will be presented in both Spanish and English. This isn’t the cheapest horrific event in town, but you get a ton of creepy bang for your buck. [Read more…] about Get Spooked By Victorian Horrors at Molly Brown House Museum
More than 80 emerging and established Colorado artists and crafters show their wares at the Handmade in Colorado Expo. The three-city event takes place in Denver, Boulder and Estes Park over three weekends and will feature a vast array of independent designers producing original handcrafted goods from a wide array of media including metals, paper, glass, fibers, food, fabricated objects, clay, paint, wax, gems, and more. [Read more…] about Handmade in Colorado Expo Sets Up In Skyline Park This Weekend
Some of the most famous names in country music i9ncluding Lady A, Martina McBride, Sugarland and Little Big Town are scheduled to perform in a FREE weekly concert series called Taking Highways Across America. The concerts will livestream on select Tuesdays from September 22 through November 24. Sponsored by RV-centric retailer Camping World, the idea is to bring viewers performances from top recording artists to watch from the comfort of their homes and/or RVs. [Read more…] about Top Country Music Artists Take The Virtual Stage For Free Concert Series