March is here and we’ve got Spring Fever! Whether your family loves trains, mermaids or nature, we’ve got something to fit any interest. Get out this weekend and enjoy the best events in the area with your family!

Where: artSPARK Creative Studio | Littleton
When: Friday | 11am

Share some creative, messy time with your little one(s).

Creative Playgroup classes are 1 hr, process oriented art and sensory play classes for children (ages 1-6) to take with a caregiver. Children will enjoy moving freely between different media centers set up with drawing, painting, sculpture, collage, sensory and play materials.

Where: Friday | 4:15pm
When: Studio Arts Boulder | Boulder

Join Studio Arts Boulder for these weekly clay adventure classes! The new Session starts Friday so join in on the fun!

Students will explore their imaginations through playing and creating with clay. These classes are a great way to have fun at the end of the week and develop your skills in pottery.

Where: Denver Museum of Nature & Science | Denver
When: Friday | 5-10pm

Enjoy a family date night at DMNS this weekend with their new extended Friday Evening Hours.

You can enjoy all the great exhibits the museum has to offer plus food and drink will be available for purchase.

Where: Museo de las Americas
When: Friday | 5-9pm

Enjoy an evening learning about Latin American art and culture at Museo De Las Americas for free on the first Friday of each month from 5pm-9pm.

Museo de las Americas is dedicated to educate our community through collecting, preserving, interpreting and exhibiting the diverse arts and cultures of the Americas from ancient to contemporary, through innovative exhibitions and programs.

Where: Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College | Colorado Springs
When: Friday | 6pm – Saturday & Sunday | 1pm

Your family will love experiencing the theater as they learn the story of Edward Tulane, an expensive toy rabbit made of china.

In this story, based on the novel by Kate DiCamillo, you’ll hear about Edward and his journey of transformation. He’ll learn lessons on love and courage and your children are sure to be mesmerized by the beautiful story.

Where: Edge Movement Gym | Englewood
When: Friday | 6pm

Make room for your inner child and use your adaptability skills with games every Saturday night!

Every week, play a variety of games such as NERF, Dodgeball, HvZ (humans vs zombies), Spike Ball, and much more! Sometimes games are played with the lights on and sometimes with lights off and blacklights on!

Where: Downtown Aquarium | Denver
When: Saturday | 8:30am

Mermaid lovers will be delighted by this special breakfast at Downtown Aquarium.

Grab your spot for this exclusive event. You’ll enjoy breakfast with the mermaids, autographs and photos. Participants will get 50% off Aquarium Exhibit admission and validated parking.

Where: Denver Museum of Nature & Science | Denver
When: Saturday | 9am

Join Denver Museum of Nature & Science and CBS4 for the sixth annual Girls & Science event.

Girls (and boys!) and their families can meet women in STEAM careers. There will be hands-on activities and Stories with Scientists, a series of short presentations. Children can learn more about the many diverse careers available to them in science, technology, engineering, art and math.

Where: The Denver Mart | Denver
When: Saturday | 10am

The Rocky Mountain Train Show is the largest model train show west of the Mississippi.

Both Hobbyists and Families will love this great family event. View over 5000+ square feet of LEGO displays and enjoy children’s activities like a Ride-On Train, Junior Engineer Certificate Program, Station Stop Challenge, Kids Hands-On Layouts, Railroad Story Time, Kid-In-A-Cab, Train Town, Build-A-Layout project, Face Painting, Lil Engineer portraits and Kid Powered Pedal Car Rides.

Where: Boulder County Fairgrounds | Longmont
When: Friday & Saturday | 10am – 5pm

Check out the 7th Annual Rocky Mountain STEAM Fest 2020 this weekend at Boulder Country Fairgrounds.

You’ll experience over 100 indoor, hands-on activities for the young and young at heart. Check out Drones, Combat Robots, Oooey, Gooey Experiments, Burning and Exploding things, High Tech and Fine Arts, Making and Building. Food trucks, beer and spirits will be available.

Where: Denver Art Museum | Denver
When: Saturday | 10am

Denver Art Museum strives to make art accessible to all.

Part of that effort is providing free admission to all the first Saturday of every month – children 18 and under are free every day. Enjoy art collections, family activities and non-ticketed exhibitions for free.

Where: Butterfly Pavilion | Westminster
When: Saturday | 10:30am

Celebrate Save a Spider Day at the Butterfly Pavilion at this special Nature Nerds morning.

Learn all about the legend of grandmother spider and other spiders in mythology and folklore. Find out why spiders make webs and see live arachnid friends up close. Children will put on their own play and decorate a clay pot inspired by the legend of grandmother spider. Children will get to bring home their clay pots and costume pieces.

Where: Boulder Piano Gallery | Boulder
When: Saturday | 2pm

Join the CU Boulder Collegiate Chapter of MTNA for a fun and inclusive Carnival of the Animals concert for children with ASD and other sensory sensitive needs.

This musical experience will be an adapted concert experience offering a fun and safe space for children of all needs.

Where: The Craftsman & Apprentice | Denver
When: Saturday | 5:30pm

Treat your family to a night out together. Family date night includes a fun, collaborative project, pizza and lemonade.

You’ll get to bring home a special homemade project and treasured family memories.

Where: River Run Village | Keystone
When: Saturday | 7pm

Whether you head up for a day on the slopes or just drive up for the evening, Keystone’s Fireworks display is sure to be the highlight of the day.

Check out this unforgettable fireworks display every Saturday for free!

Where: Denver Art Museum | Denver
When: Sunday | 10:30am & 11:30am

Join Foxy and Shmoxy – Denver Art Museum’s resident fox super sleuths – as they sniff out clues and solve art mysteries in the museum.

To find the foxes, visit level 1 and pick up a letter from the Fox Box.

Where: Edge Movement Gym | Englewood
When: Sunday | 1pm

Little Ninjas allows youth ages 2-5 to play, learn, and explore movement with an experienced coach in early childhood education.

Drills and games teach young ones to traverse their environment and assess their surroundings (like a ninja!).

Where: Cleo Parker Robinson Theatre | Denver
When: Sunday | 3pm

Children of all ages and their families will love watching their fairy tale favorites come to life in this original ballet presented by Ballet Ariel.

The show features stories from Beauty and the Beast, Pavane of Sleeping Beauty, Tom Thumb, Empress of the Pagoda and The Fairy Garden. There will be a Little Ballerina Tea Party following each performance.