Summer vacation has just started and already the kids are whining, “I’m bored.” Our advice: Give them a few household chores, if they can’t figure out ways to entertain themselves. Just kiddin’! We found lots of suggestions for 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, tons of 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 33 FREE or cheap things for Denver-Boulder kids to do this summer:
Even more FREE stuff:
Every day we publish a list of FREE things to do for the coming week.
Every Friday, we publish a list of FREE and cheap things to do for the weekend — learn about festivals, concerts, special events, family-friendly activities and more. Or check out our Cheap Fun With Kids page, featuring low-cost and no-cost activities.
Hungry for a freebie? Check our Kids Eat Free page for restaurants that offer the kiddos a free meal.