Ballet and The Bard: Colorado Ballet Presents “A Midsummer Night’s Dream”

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I’ve always loved Shakespeare’s comedies the best. There’s always a love triangle, often a magic spell or two, and the master of words crafted the dialogue with lots of satire, puns, and innuendos. But without the Bard’s unique phrasing, rhyming, and double entendres, would a classic story be any good without any words at all?  My […]

KidZone at Taste of Colorado!

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    photo atasteofcolorado.com Taste of Colorado or, “The Taste” as we all know it, is a Labor Day tradition for Denver-ites. They’ve always been a mecca of free family entertainment and great food. We especially enjoy catching the nationally-known musicians. (EnVogue is going to be there this year! Total 90s flashback!) This year there’s […]

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! […]

Food: Our Global Kitchen at History Colorado Center

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If you’ve never been to History Colorado Center, Denver’s newest museum, I highly suggest a visit. Located right by the State Capitol at 12th and Broadway, this amazing museum is chock full of hands-on exhibits and activities, taking you through Colorado’s heritage from the early Native American tribes who called it home, to the mining boom […]

Promise Walk for Preeclampsia Denver – May 4, 2014

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  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!

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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)

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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!

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You already read ColoradoMoms.com 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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

May the Fourth Be With You!

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Join Douglas County Libraries as we celebrate all things Star Wars! Enjoy crafts, lightsaber training, snacks, and photo opportunities with Star Wars characters. Special Guest Matthew Reinhart, creator of Star Wars: A Pop-Up Guide to the Galaxy and Star Wars: A Galactic Pop-Up Adventure, will demonstrate his technique for creating intricate Star Wars pop-up art. Book sales will be […]

3rd Annual Denver Promise Walk for Preeclampsia May 5, 2013

Preeclampsia Walk Denver May 5 2013

Denver is hosting it’s 3rd Annual Promise Walk for Preeclampsia on May 5, 2013 at City Park in 8:30 am. The Denver Promise Walk for Preeclampsia will be a meaningful event for all preeclampsia survivors as well as their family and friends. There will be a 1.5 mile walk, 2 mile fun run, kid’s activities, a […]