Sep. 27th - 29th
Eight Tibetan monks are bringing their message of hope and harmony to the Global Village Museum of Arts and Cultures. The public is invited to witness (FREE) the monks' meticulous creation of an exquisite World Peace Mandala in the Museum's lobby. The monks will be selling items handmade by Tibetan craftspeople. For times and the full schedule, visit globalvillagemuseum.org.
Back to our regular hours, the Family Star Party is an evening of looking to the stars and discovering the wonders of the universe. This event creates a fun learning environment for the whole family and inspires the next generation of astronomy enthusiasts! All outside activities are free to the public, and discounted admission is available for those wishing to explore the Discovery Center and Science On a Sphere inside.
Denver, Lakewood, Wray, CO
Youth Early Access - Thursday, September 28 from 9:00am-3:00pm
Youth Early Access allows students to experience Denver Startup Week while still in high school. In small groups, students will be guided by local entrepreneurs through two or three of Denver Startup Week's most popular sessions. Students will also attend special sessions designed just for them.
To register click on website link.
Professor Janet deGrazia, CU Boulder Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering, will delight young science enthusiasts by demonstrating some extraordinary (& perhaps unexpected) properties of fluids! CU Wizards shows are FREE monthly STEM shows at CU Boulder that are great educational fun for the entire family! For more info and 2017-2018 schedule, please visit: www.colorado.edu/cuwizards
September's Show: "Go with the Flow!"
Did you know that you can use water to start a fire? Or that hydrogen by itself won't burn, but add enough air and BOOM!! What happens to a little ethanol in a bottle if we add a wee spark? How can two fluids when mixed together become a solid? How is smelly red cabbage juice especially useful?
Sep. 30th - Oct. 31st
Enjoy a convenient, simple and fun rural experience at Maize in the City with several fall attractions including free attractions for families to enjoy. Started in 2001, and located just 15 minutes from downtown Denver, Maize in the City offers hours of daytime activities to families and others seeking fall attractions including a 20-acre Crazed Corn Field Maze - voted best corn maze by Denver Westword - a mini maze, petting zoo, pony rides and more. Open Sept. 30 through Oct. 31, visit maizeinthecity.com for more information.
Sep. 30th - Oct. 29th
Families of all ages are invited to enjoy fall fun this October at Denver Rescue Mission's 15th Annual Harvest Farm Fall Festival & Corn Maze. Activities include a 10-acre corn maze, corn cannons, yard games, food trucks, natural play areas, petting zoo, pig races, hay wagon rides and much more.
Visit www.HarvestFarm.net for more information and to purchase tickets.
2017 Sacred Art Tour Cultural Pageant
Oct 1 3 - 5 pm
$10 - Buy your tickets before Sept 28 at Fort Collins Senior Center or GVM
The crowning celebration of the Tibetan monks' visit will be a spectacular Cultural Pageant at 3 pm on Sunday, Oct. 1, at the Fort Collins Senior Center. With the monks in traditional costume, the unique extravaganza will feature Tibetan prayers, dances, chants, and a debate demonstration. Tickets are $10/person and available at both the Museum and the Senior Center. Prepare to be awed and amazed!
Finally...let your kids play with their food!!!
Sunday Kids Eat Free from 2:30pm to 4:45pm.
Fondue is not just for adults but kids love it too! One child per paying adult. Each child will receive as many courses as the adult and adults must order off of the regular dinner menu.
Not valid with any specials, coupons or other promotions.
Oct. 1st - 29th
Now is your chance for a haunted hayride down historic main street Littleton! After, indulge your family in a creepy-crawly, 4-course fondue meal that is sure to satisfy!
Hayrides are from 11am-4:00pm!
Saturday 10/21 & 10/28 and Sundays 10/22 & 10/29
Adults are only $35 per person. Kids 12 and under are $19.95 *On Sundays* Kids 12 and under eat for free (1 child per paying adult).
COSTUMES ARE ENCOURAGED.
*Please arrive early as hayrides take between 20-30 minutes. Hayrides are for paying guests only.*
Oct. 2nd - 29th
This October, experience Butterfly Pavilion like you've never seen it before! Discover a Halloween month of EPIC proportions where invertebrates from the big screen and your wildest imagination come to life!
From exploring new animals with incredible abilities in new, immersive exhibits to one-of-a-kind events that bring both fun and frightful adventures, there's something for everyone to enjoy this BUGTOBER.
Magical Family Nights every Tuesday from 5:00pm until 7:00pm!
We've added a special touch of magic with nationally renowned magician, Dennis Michael. He will be performing magic tricks and illusions that will amaze guests of all ages. Kids 12 and under eat free with the purchase of any 4-course meal from our dinner menu. One child per paying adult.
Mention magical family night when making your reservation at 303-794-5666.
Target is committed to giving back to the communities where their guests and team members live and work. Through their generous sponsorship of the Children's Museum of Denver at Marsico Campus, families can play for FREE the first Tuesday* of each month from 4 - 8 pm.