Downtown Aquarium is one of the few Denver attractions that does not offer any FREE days nor do they offer many discounts. However, this summer, they’re making a big splash with families fishing for late-in-the-day fun. From June 14 to July 22, the attraction is hosting Summer Family Nights — with discounted exhibit tickets, FREE activities and more [Read more…] about Downtown Aquarium’s Summer Family Nights Offers Discounted Tickets & More
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With recent soaring temperatures you may be surprised to learn Colorado has an outdoor ice rink where you can skate or ride bumper cars. Idaho Springs’ Frozen Fire Rink is the coolest place to play hockey, practice your skating tricks or slide and bump your way to fun all while surrounded by our Rocky Mountains. [Read more…] about Chill This Summer at Frozen Fire Rink In Idaho Springs
As summer starts to return to normal, going to the movies again is at the top of list for many film fanatics and families. From Tuesday, June 22 through Sunday, June 27, Harkins Theatres will be giving moviegoers another reason to enjoy the big screen once again with exclusive offers to celebrate the movie industry’s first Cinema Week. [Read more…] about Harkins Theatres Offers Cinema Week Specials
All, but one, of Landmark Theatres in Denver are open — Esquire, Greenwood Village and Mayan. (The Chez Artiste should be open soon!) That’s big news for fans of independent films and documentaries. (Plus, for many, Landmark Theatres has the best movie popcorn in town!) And Cinema Week is an opportunity to celebrate and preserve the culture of the movie-going experience. [Read more…] about Landmark Theatres Offers Cinema Week Specials — Discounted Tickets & Popcorn!
BOOM! BANG! CHEAP! Fourth of July festivities abound in the metro Denver/Boulder area. We’ve found most 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 4th of July 2021 – Fireworks, Festivals and Parades: Updated Yet Again!
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 79 Free & Cheap Things To Do in Denver This Weekend
The annual Denver PrideFest is a FREE weekend-long celebration of community, family and culture and is recognized as one of the top 10 of its kind in the country. Organized by The Center on Colfax and open to all, it typically features multiple stages with live entertainment, a parade and much more.
This year’s Denver Pride, Saturday & Sunday, June 26 & 27, will blend in-person and virtual activities to include a virtual marketplace, an in-person and virtual 5K race, a virtual parade, and a series of “Pride hubs” hosted at a variety of venues throughout the city. [Read more…] about How To Celebrate Denver PrideFest In 2021
The complete Coors Field experience usually includes a hot dog, popcorn or peanuts, an ice-cold beer or soft drink and a souvenir. Part of the fun of going to watch the Colorado Rockies play ball is when they offer a special giveaway or promo on select game days. And it’s much more than just bobbleheads and baseball cards. This season, they’re giving away something for every fan, including flags, t-shirts, $1 hot dogs, hats and more on specific game days. [Read more…] about Colorado Rockies Game Day Giveaways For 2021 Season
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. 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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LoDo’s Dairy Block stages a variety of festivities from June 25 through 27 to show its support of Denver Pride and the LGBTQ+ community. Most Blockwide Pride events will be at the Denver Milk Market, though activities will spread across the area including restaurants, clubs, retailers and The Maven Hotel. You’ll find fun events for the entire family, as well as for the grown-up crowd. [Read more…] about Celebrate Blockwide Pride at Dairy Block This June
Three films. Three weeks. One nightmare 300 years in the making. The Fear Street trilogy is based on R.L. Stine’s best-selling horror series. The three-part series is coming to Netflix in July and MHOTC readers have the chance to view (stream) all three films from the comfort of their homes. This contest is a bit different from other screenings, so read on to learn how you can win a Fear Pass — scoring you all three Fear Street screenings. [Read more…] about Virtual Screening Of R.L. Stine Trilogy ‘Fear Street’
Douglas County Commissioners are opening up the preserved area of historic Sandstone Ranch (normally closed to the public) for a countywide celebration of gratitude and community spirit on Saturday, June 26 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The FREE event includes live bluegrass music, hikes, hayrides and more family fun. Food will be available to purchase from a variety of food trucks and vendors or you can bring a picnic. [Read more…] about Douglas County Hosts Free Community Celebration At Sandstone Ranch
Our wonderful Denver Museum of Nature & Science offers families so much to see, do and explore. A visit can easily fill the entire day with wonder, knowledge and lots of fun. And, thanks to our city’s Scientific and Cultural Facilities District, you can expand your mind, not your wallet on the institution’s annual FREE Days. The next one is actually a FREE Night on Wednesday, June 30. [Read more…] about Free Night at Denver Museum of Nature & Science On June 30. Get Your Tickets Now.
Original, innovative and experimental performances on the “fringes” of mainstream theatre are the hallmark of the Denver Fringe Festival. This year, the festival is set for Thursday to Sunday, June 24 to 27 as a hybrid event with 37 distinct shows, both live performances at indoor and outdoor venues in Five Points/RiNo Art District (tickets are typically $15 for in-person events) as well as live-streaming and pre-recorded shows. [Read more…] about Kids Can Take Centerstage Mostly For Free at Denver Fringe Festival
The world-class Levitt Pavilion Denver, an outdoor concert venue, has announced more shows for its 2021 comeback concert series of FREE concerts this summer featuring local, national and international musicians, ranging from acclaimed, emerging talent to seasoned, award-winning artists in every musical genre imaginable.
Capacity has been increased and new concerts are being added including five scheduled for July and August. Tickets for the 5 new shows can be reserved starting at 10 a.m. on June 18. [Read more…] about Levitt Pavilion Denver Presents 2021 Free In-Person Concert Series. Five More Shows Added