March of Dimes March for Babies Colorado Walk Saturday, April 26


According to the March of Dimes, prematurity is the leading killer of newborns in America. Preterm birth can happen to any pregnant woman, which is why it’s important women are educated about prenatal care.  The March of Dimes March for Babies Walk on Saturday, April 26. You can find more information here:   March […]

Promise Walk for Preeclampsia Denver – May 4, 2014


  Pregnancy and childbirth are normally a time of joy and excitement in the life of a woman and her family.  The impending addition is meticulously planned for and awaited.  Usually pregnancies progress without complication. Unfortunately, for about 7% of women, a serious condition arises called preeclampsia.  This serious disease of pregnancy most often occurs […]

LEGOLAND is Coming to Denver!

Flying LEGO

Well, okay, not the entire theme park, wouldn’t THAT be awesome! But they are bringing two of their master builders for a fun and unique event outside of the Children’s Museum this Saturday, March 8, 2014.  LEGOLAND® California Resort introduces the “Model Builder Challenge”, featuring the Park’s Master Model Builders, Tim Sams and Rob McCarthy, […]

Maya: Hidden Worlds Revealed (Denver Museum of Nature and Science)


My family and I are HUGE fans of the Denver Museum of Nature and Science. They have a world class collection of artifacts, and the exhibits are interactive and engaging for just about every age group. We especially enjoy their temporary special exhibits. Recently, we saw the Mythbusters exhibit where the kids got to try […]

Introducing Our New Calendar Page!


You already read for parenting tips, crafts, recipes, reviews, and a dash of humor. Now we are your go-to for things to do around the metro area and across the state! With a focus on free and low-cost events, there’s something on our Calendar page for all ages. You can add events right to […]

Alice’s 36 Hours for Kids Kicks off February 12, 2014. #36hrs4kids


THREE DAYS TO MAKE MIRACLES AT CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL COLORADO Annual Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals Radiothon on Alice 105.9 Kicks off February 12   Aurora, CO – Alice 105.9 is getting ready to once again kick off its annual three-day radiothon to benefit Children’s Hospital Colorado. Alice’s 36 Hours for Kids, runs from 6:00 am to […]


Royal Gorge Santa Express

    This year, the Santa Express Train will kick off its run to the North Pole by hosting 700 children and adults from Starlight Children’s Foundation, Fremont County Department of Human Services and Starpoint, in Canon City, for a special sneak preview event Thursday, November 21. This spectacular 1.5 hour ride through Colorado’s Royal […]

Colorado Ballet’s 53rd Annual Production of The Nutcracker


Colorado Ballet presents the 53rd annual production of The Nutcracker at the Ellie Caulkins Opera House.  The holidays are not complete until you join them for this seasonal favorite featuring unforgettable characters, dazzling costumes, classic choreography and Tchaikovsky’s extraordinary arrangement performed live by the Colorado Ballet Orchestra. This dazzling spectacle of glittering snowflakes and shimmering sugarplums will transport […]

Smokin’ Brew BBQ Labor Day Weekend Event in Parker

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The Smokin’ Brew BBQ has become a much anticipated end to summer event on Mainstreet in Parker and this years band line up is better than ever. For the first time ever Lewis and Floorwax and the Groove Hawgs will be the Saturday night musical entertainment at the event which is held in the parking lot […]

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Colorado and Cigna to Help Denver Youth Get Ready for a Healthy “Back to School”


A couple weeks ago, Saturday, July 27, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Colorado and Cigna hosted a day of health, wellness and fun at the Cole Arts & Science Academy in Denver for 150 youth, known as “littles,” and their mentors and families. The kids participated in a variety of interactive, hands-on activities, including rock-climbing, […]

Free Event in Denver: Disney 101 July 13th

Cruise Vacations, Inc. of Denver, Radio Disney Denver and Disney Destinations Present: Disney 101 Join Radio Disney Saturday, July 13th from 2:30pm – 4:00pm, Cruise Vacations, Inc. of Denver and Disney Destinations at our ‘Disney 101’ class at the Spring Hill Suites Downtown Denver. Parents find out all about Disney Travel, plus your family could win […]

6 Ways to Celebrate the 4th of July in Denver

6 Ways to Celebrate the 4th of July in Denver

We’d love to welcome our new writer, Emily Jones to the ColoradoMoms team! Check out her first post on fun things to do for Independence Day! With crazy high temps, rampant wildfires, and little rain so far this summer, many cities are already canceling their fireworks displays. (check here for a current, running list)  But never fear! […]