Around Aurora

Andrea Bocelli, Summer Concerts and Cherry Blossoms!

June 20, 2019

The official start of summer means FREE concerts are popping up everywhere, so you’re sure to find the sound that suits your mood! Summer also means wine tastings and big-name entertainment like a Beatles tribute concert, playing for one night only at the DCPA! Other music offerings include Orchestra for Tots and legendary tenor Andrea …

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BBQ Festival and Outdoor Movies!

June 13, 2019

Denver and Aurora offer plenty of ways to celebrate Dad’s big weekend—including the main attraction, the Denver BBQ festival! Bring the whole family and come hungry, because the most talented BBQ pit-masters will be competing for the coveted first place prize, and you will be able to sample their creations! There are also opportunities for …

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Father’s Day Gifts for Aurora Dads

June 11, 2019

If you’re living lakeside in Southshore – this Father’s Day get your dad something he can enjoy on or in the Aurora reservoir, just minutes away. From motorized inflatables and latex swimming fingers to underwater scooters and roll-up boats – you’ll find the perfect lake-water toy he’ll love, right here! What better way to spend …

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Rock Concerts, Brews and BBQs!

June 6, 2019

Buskers, Brews and BBQs happens in Aurora this weekend, Parker Days in Parker, plus interactive exhibits, games, and theatre. And don’t miss exciting exhibitions that put you in the astronaut’s seat, allow you help to solve a nuclear war crisis, and get immersed in a pop-up art exhibit! It’s also the first of the outdoor …

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Loving Lakeside Living

June 4, 2019

The sound of waves lapping at the shore. The cry of seagulls circling overhead. The sun dancing on the water, the sand tickling the bottom of your feet and toes. Who wouldn’t want to live near water? And there’s more than just the sheer enjoyment of a lakeside habitat – it’s actually good for your …

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Pop Culture and Summer Fun!

May 30, 2019

As the kids get ready for summer vacation, it’s not too late to sign them up for a super summer Maker Camp! Whether they want to learn how to master Ancestral Skills or make their own toys, you’ll find a workshop that works for them! This weekend is all about Pop Culture—from the big three-day …

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Kick-Off Memorial Day in Aurora!

May 23, 2019

The official first day of summer isn’t for a few weeks, but that doesn’t stop Denver from celebrating the real kick-off to summer: Memorial Day Weekend! The kids are off school on Monday and everyone is ready to get out and have some fun in the sun! The first street festival of the season is …

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Tons of Summer Camps for Kids!

May 21, 2019

For those of us with kids in school, the coming summer break is both a welcome respite from homework and school-year to dos and a scramble to avoid learning loss and fight boredom. If you’re looking for summer enrichment programs for your PK-high school-age youngsters, check this amazing, comprehensive list of area activities at Aurora …

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It’s a Weekend of Music in Aurora and Denver!

May 16, 2019

The skies over the Mile-High City will be filled with music this weekend, as Denver welcomes the first of the big outdoor music festivals of the season! The 7th annual Spread the Word Music Festival features three days of Colorado’s favorite music acts along with vendors, live painters, and silent discos. Other concerts in the …

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Chocolate Festival, Cabaret and Mother’s Day 5K!

May 9, 2019

Whatever Mom loves doing, there’s an event for it this weekend! Gardening? She’ll love the big EarthLinks Plant and Garden Sale! Chocolate? Conveniently timed to coincide with Mother’s Day weekend is the Colorado Chocolate Festival! A night of comedy? That would be the outrageous Pump and Dump Show! A Broadway sensation? Wicked is opening at …

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