From free days to concerts and so much more, there’s lots of awesome things to do with families in & around Denver this weekend! Check out some of our favorites below:

Where: Denver Zoo | 2300 Steele St, Denver 80205-4899
When: Friday | 9 AM – 4 PM

Fun Family Activities in Denver: Jan 10-12th

Enjoy a day of lions, tigers, bears and so much more at the Denver Zoo!

Bring the whole family on this rare Free Day occasion and experience the Zoo without spending a dime on entry!

Where: Four Mile Historic Park | 715 S Forest St, Denver 80246
When: Friday | 10 AM – 4 PM

Fun Family Activities in Denver: Jan 10-12th

Take a journey to 1859 and experience life in Colorado from the past.

Here you can stroll the grounds and check out the historic buildings, tour the museum, and even pan for gold! Take a visit on Friday for their Free Day and save some cash!

Where: Longmont Museum | 400 Quail Rd, Longmont 80501
When: Saturday | 9 AM – 5 PM

Fun Family Activities in Denver: Jan 10-12th

The Longmont Museum offers a variety of both permanent and revolving exhibits that feature art, history and science that are as informative as they are engaging.

Check them out on Saturday during their Free Day!

Where: Bluebird Theater | 3317 E. Colfax Ave, Denver 80206
When: Saturday | 11:30 AM

The Rock and Roll Playhouse is a live music series for kids and families hosted at historic venues around the country!

Join them at The Bluebird in Denver for a fun early performance of classic Beatles songs!

Where: Kidscreate Art Studio | 5025 W. 120th Ave
When: Saturday, January 11th | 4:30 PM – 7:30 PM

Bring your kids to a fun craft night where they will be supervised and attended to while you and your significant other go enjoy a night on the town!

Kids aged 3-9 are welcomed to attend, make sure to sign up in advance!

Where: Cheyenne Mountain Zoo | 4250 Cheyenne Mountain Zoo Rd, Colorado Springs 80906
When: Saturday – Sunday

Ever wonder what animals do after dark?

Drop off your little animal lover for a fun overnight safari experience for kids 5 and over. Includes pizza and veggies, plenty of snacks and smores, and so much more.

Where: Downtown Aquarium Denver
When: Sunday | 8:30 AM – 10:00 AM

Fun Family Activities in Denver: Jan 10-12th

Enjoy a low-sensory morning for children who are looking for a quiet and low-light environment.

Here kids and adults can enjoy low noise and light levels while exploring all that the aquarium has to offer.

Where: Cheyenne Mountain Zoo | 4250 Cheyenne Mountain Zoo Rd, Colorado Springs 80906
When: Friday | 10:15 AM

Kids aged 1-4 are welcome to come explore the zoo with Stroller Safaris!

Kids will enjoy using their 5 senses to connect with animals and learn about what makes them unique.

Where: Edge Movement | 82 Inverness Drive East Unit B, Englewood 80112
When: Friday & Saturday | 6 PM – 8 PM

Join Edge Movement every Friday & Saturday from 6 PM to 8 PM for Youth Game Nights!

Here kids will love playing a variety of games including NERF wars, dodgeball, and much more!

Where: National Western Stock Show | 4655 Humboldt St, Denver 80216
When: Saturday & Sunday | 9 AM

The 114th National Western Stock Show returns this weekend on Saturday & Sunday!

See an amazing array of horses, cattle, and so much more at this fun family event!

Where: Denver Zoo | 2300 Steele St, Denver 80205-4899
When: Saturday | 9 AM – 12 PM

Take a trip to the Denver Zoo for the 8th annual preschool showcase, in which a number of preschools will be set up at booths so you can find the perfect place for your little one.

Free for families!

Where: Pioneer Elementary | 101 East Baseline Road
When: Saturday | 7:30 AM – 12:00 PM

Fun Family Activities in Denver: Jan 10-12th

Have fun and celebrate a healthy lifestyle at the Lafayette Oatmeal Festival!

Come enjoy a delicious Oatmeal breakfast and participate in a 5k walk/run!

Where: Snow Mountain Ranch | 1101 CO Rd 53, Granby 80446
When: Saturday | 8 AM – 5 PM

The 19th annual Snow Mountain Classic Race returns to Granby!

This is a great road trip for front range families, come spectate and enjoy a cross country ski race in the mountains or participate yourself!

Where: Denver Center for the Performing Arts | 1101 13th St, Denver 80204
When: Friday – Sunday | Times Vary

When the clock strikes seven, all your favorite characters from the classic children’s story come to life in the Great Green Room.

Regardless of whether or not you read this story to your kids today, the whole family will love to see this story in person.

Where: Belmar Plaza | 7337 West Alaska Drive, Lakewood, CO 80226
When: Friday 4PM – 10PM | Saturday 11 AM – 10 PM | Sunday 11 AM – 9 PM

The 2019/2020 season for The Rink will mark its 15th year in operation, quickly becoming one of Denver’s favorite holiday traditions.

This outdoor ice rink located on the Belmar Plaza includes skate rentals in the admission price, and is a fantastic place for you and the family to spend a fun day or evening.