Just Between Friends — Douglas County is holding one of the largest kids’ gear and clothing sales Thursday to Sunday, September 24 to 27 at the Douglas County Fairgrounds Event Center in Castle Rock. You’ll find 300+ consignors and more than 70,000 items — gently-used (and sometimes new) kids gear & clothing, toys, books, movies, shoes, electronics, strollers, cribs, bikes, highchairs, maternity wear and more. Prices are typically 50% to 90% below retail. Show hours are Thursday and Friday from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., Saturday and Sunday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. with Sunday being half-price sale day. Admission is $2, but you can get a FREE admission pass here. Cash preferred, but they accept Visa, MasterCard and Discover. For those who simply can’t wait to get bargains, early admission presale tickets (both the main sale and half-price sale) are available through the website for $15 to $20. 500 Fairgrounds Dr. (I-25 to exit 181, east one mile), Castle Rock.