Denver FamilyFest is all about fun. After all, every vendor has some sort of family-fun kid’s activity in their booth from temporary tattoos and coloring books to carnival games and face painting. Plus, there’s live entertainment, fun stage presentation and giveaways. While the kiddos will have a great time, parents will find a huge variety of family-oriented products and services. This year’s event is Saturday, February 24, 2024, at the Colorado Convention Center from noon to 6 p.m. [Read more…] about Kids Get In For Free To Denver FamilyFest. Parents Save $3 With Our Promo Code
Let’s go to the movies! Weekends are meant for going to the movies with the family. And it’s time for family fun on Saturdays at Harkins Theatres! The theatre chain’s Family Film Series offers family-friendly films back on the big screen. From dragons-in-training to dancing penguins and kung fu-loving forest friends, relive all the family fun at a family-friendly price! [Read more…] about Harkins Theatres Hosts Family Film Series with Discount Tickets & Snacks
Girls & Science returns this year with a FREE, in-person event on Friday, March 1, 2024, from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science, to kick-off a month (through March 31) of virtual programming. Participants can connect with women mentors in STEAM careers to ask questions, get inspired, and explore the many diverse opportunities a future career in science, technology, engineering, arts, and math can bring!
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Kids can be so crafty! Give children of any age art supplies and let their creativity flow. And Michaels is introducing Kids Club — a new family-friendly crafting event. The arts and crafts store will host kids-oriented projects on select Saturdays each month. Best of all, it’s FREE and all supplies are included. [Read more…] about Michaels’ New Kids Club Offers Free Family Fun on Saturdays
With a full orchestra and an ever-so-talented, inter-generational cast of 50 people, the Highlands Ranch-based Wesley Players Theatre Company presents five performances of Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, a musical by Alan Menken. Performances will be held at St. Luke’s United Methodist Church, February 29, March 1 to 2, 2024, at 7 p.m., with a matinee on March 2 & 3, 2024, at 2 p.m. [Read more…] about Wesley Players Theatre Company Presents ‘Beauty & The Beast’
“I’m bored!” Kids often get bored on the weekends, so parents will be grateful for this new family-friendly series at Regal Cinemas. Going to the movies is always a fun way to spend a few hours together over the weekend. And families can now go the movies on Saturday mornings without breaking the entertainment budget — thanks to Regal Cinemas’ Saturday Morning Kids Flicks series. [Read more…] about Regal Cinemas Hosts Saturday Morning Kids Flicks with Discounted Tickets & Snacks
Get ready to blast off, Denver! Prepare yourself for a powerful immersive experience inspired by NASA missions aboard the International Space Station, thanks to the Denver Center for Performing Art’s new exhibition at the Stanley Marketplace (2501 Dallas St.) Space Explorers: The Infinite lands in Aurora from February 3 to May 5, 2024. [Read more…] about DCPA Launches Out-Of-This-World Experience with ‘Space Explorers: The Infinite’ — Get Ticket Bundle Discount
The envelope, please! Are you a cinephile? Are you excited for awards season? Join Denver Film at the Sie FilmCenter as they celebrate the season’s biggest accolades for 2023’s films. Spend the evening with fellow film fanatics for a blockbuster evening. The party includes food from Wong Way Veg, drink specials, a chance to win prizes and more! [Read more…] about Sie FilmCenter Hosts Free Oscar Viewing Party with Fun, Prizes and More
Harkins Theatres is showing a classic film every week at a classic price with its Tuesday Night Classics film series. Experience your favorite films the way they were meant to be seen — on the big screen! Or enjoy an iconic film you’ve been meaning to see for years for the first time. The series makes for a fun, inexpensive night out with friends or family. [Read more…] about 2024 Titles Announced! $5 Tuesday Night Classics Film Series at Harkins Theatres
Thanks to this budget-friendly offer, Elitch Gardens will be a major destination for frugal families for Summer 2024. The amusement park is bringing back its popular Pre-K Pass. Kids (ages 3 to 5) get FREE unlimited visits to the theme and water park for the entire 2024 season. (Did you know children 2 and under always get in for FREE?) [Read more…] about Elitch Gardens Offers Free Kid’s Pass for 2024 Season — Register Now
With the cold temperatures, you may find yourself trapped with some rowdy young ‘uns and 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). Also keep in mind memberships are a great way to save big.
This list is by no means comprehensive as there are a gazillion spots across the metro area. A few spots have closed in the last year, others are still to re-open. Know of something that should be in the list? Just email email@example.com. [Read more…] about Indoor Play Areas for Kids Around Denver
Denver is a world-class city, when it comes to the arts and so much more. And, fortunately, the city makes the theater affordable for all. For more than 30 years, taxpayers have supported the Scientific and Cultural Facilities District (SCFD), which enables the DCPA to offer award-winning theatre and inspiring educational programs. As part of the partnership, each organization offers free or discounted tickets to the public on certain dates or for select performances. [Read more…] about Denver Center for the Performing Arts Offers Discounted Tickets Starting at $10
Lights! Camera! Action! Boulder International Film Festival (BIFF) launches a FREE series of virtual movies leading up to the 20th anniversary of one of Boulder’s biggest annual cultural events. The new series, BIFF 20th Anniversary Classics, features four popular documentary films and one short film program from BIFF’s history — one per week for the next five weeks. [Read more…] about BIFF Offers Free Film Series Leading Up to Blockbuster Boulder Event
For Denver area parents the holidays are a special time full of cookies, Santa, twinkling lights, and quality time with the kids. A whole lot of quality time in fact, since most school-age children are home for at least two weeks during the season.
While we may think getting presents and doing special holiday things would entertain them, any seasoned mom or dad or caretaker knows there comes a time when you just need to get out of the house.
Don’t worry, you don’t have to spend a fortune on fancy play parks in order to have fun. There are plenty of cheap, FREE and exciting things to do. [Read more…] about Best Ways To Entertain Kids On The Cheap This Winter Break