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Stroke and Dive Technique Clinic

Date:
Mar 27, 2018 Noon - 3pm
Cost:
$45
Phone:
303-444-7234

Participate in a clinic to improve your swim skills. Includes a deck and pool safety class with group problem-solving challenges. Ages 6-12. Students must be able to swim comfortably in the deep end of the pool. Reservations required.

Aerial Day Off Camp

Date:
May 25, 2018 9am - 3pm
Cost:
$70
Phone:
303-245-8272

Spend a day out of school swinging, spinning, climbing, and hanging upside down. Learn skills on trapeze, aerial fabric, aerial sling, and more. Ages 8-16.

Try Scuba and Virtual Ocean Exploration

Date:
Mar 29, 2018 Noon - 3pm
Cost:
$65
Phone:
303-444-7234

Participate in an introduction to scuba diving, starting with taking an immersive virtual reality dive to spark the imagination. After a comprehensive safety briefing, students learn the basics of scuba diving through games in the pool. Ages 8-12. Reservations required. Must be able to swim comfortably in the deep end of the pool.

Alice’s Aerial Wonderland

Date:
Mar 11, 2018 to May 12, 2018
Schedule:
Fri, 7pm; Sat, 2pm
Cost:
$19 adult; $16 seniors, children, and groups of 4 or more
Phone:
303-245-8272

Join Frequent Flyers' student company as they bring Wonderland to life through aerial dance.

Catfish Nights

Date:
Jul 27, 2018 7:30 - 11pm
Cost:
Free
Phone:
303-678-6204

Enjoy a summer night of shore fishing at the lake. Anglers age 16 and up need a Colorado fishing license. Artificial and live bait permitted. Check in required at the trailhead on S. 104th St.

Co-Ed Basketball Tournaments

Date:
Feb 19, 2018 1pm
Schedule:
Register by 12:30pm on the day of the tournament. Reference code: 16550
Cost:
$30 per team
Phone:
303-666-7400

Sign up for a 3-on-3 basketball tournament on a BSVD no-school day. Grades 6-8. Limit four players per team.

Spring Sports for Homeschoolers

Date:
Mar 19, 2018 to May 07, 2018
Schedule:
11am
Cost:
$20-$55
Phone:
239-671-1229

Learn softball, T-Ball, and general sports skills for tots. Ages 2.5-4.5. Registration required.

Denver Boat Show

Date:
Jan 12, 2018 to Jan 14, 2018
Cost:
$13.50. Age 16 and under free.
Phone:
303-228-8000

See boats, accessories, supplies, and watercraft plus get boating information.

Family Sail Nights

Date:
Jun 12, 2018 to Aug 21, 2018
Schedule:
June 12 and 26, July 10, Aug. 7 and 21, 4:30-7:30pm
Cost:
Free
Phone:
303-441-3461

Take a sailboat ride with your family and learn more about Community Sailing of Colorado. For all levels; no sailing experience required. Reservations required. Age 5 and up.

School’s Out Full Day Program

Date:
Jan 15, 2018 7:30am - 6pm
Cost:
$50 residents, $60 nonresidents
Phone:
303-665-0469

Enjoy a full day of activities at the recreation center on a BVSD no-school day. Bring a lunch, snack and drink. Ages 5-11. Reservations required.

Nite at the Rec

Date:
Mar 16, 2018 7pm - 10pm
Schedule:
Ongoing Friday nights 7-10pm: March 16, April 6 and 20, May 4
Cost:
$12 resident; $15 nonresidents
Phone:
303-335-4920

Enjoy an evening of swimming, sports, dancing, concessions, and more. Grades 3-6.

Beginning Archery

Date:
Jan 04, 2018 to May 31, 2018
Schedule:
Thu 4:30 and 6:30pm, Sat 9am, noon, and 3pm
Cost:
$10 plus $5 equipment rental
Phone:
720-887-6822

Learn proper archery technique, form, safety, and basic shooting skills in an indoor, controlled environment. Age 6 and up.

Spring Flag Football Preseason Camp

Date:
Mar 03, 2018 9am - noon
Cost:
$30, $35 non-Highlands Ranch residents
Phone:
303-791-2710

Attend this annual flag football camp and learn techniques and practice drills for offensive and defensive positions. All skill levels are welcome. Advance registration is required by Friday, March 2. Ages 4-14. Takes place at Shea Stadium within the park.

Denver Nuggets Skills Challenge

Date:
Jan 28, 2018 2pm
Cost:
Free
Phone:
303-987-4806

Compete in dribbling, passing, and shooting with the chance to advance to the sectional and state finals. Registration required.

G’Knight Ride

Date:
Jun 16, 2018 3 - 10pm
Cost:
$28 adult, $10 ages 5-18, free under age 5, discounts for multiple children and families
Phone:
720-663-3480

Celebrate cycling with a kids’ festival, three different ride routes, an expo pavilion, food, and music, presented by Bicycle Longmont.

Spring Skateboarding Lessons

Date:
Mar 10, 2018 Noon - 1:30pm
Cost:
$45, $52 for non-Highlands Ranch residents
Phone:
303-791-2710

Learn the basics of skateboarding through this special program called SkateStart Level 1. SkateStart boards will be available to use during class. Perfect for young beginners. Advance registration is required by Monday, March 5. Ages 4-12. Takes place at Redstone Skate Park within the park.

The Pilgrimage Run

Date:
Nov 23, 2017 8:00 AM
Cost:
Phone:
888-861-7323

Make a direct and positive impact on the community by participating in the Pilgrimage Run. Proceeds from each year are given to a nominated family or person who is facing a hardship. $20-$25 adult, $15 children.

Harlem Globetrotters

Date:
Mar 16, 2018 7pm
Cost:
$28.50-$107.50
Phone:
970-619-4100

See the famous team's ball-handling wizardry and basketball artistry. They'll showcase basketball's first 4-point line, located 30 feet from the basket, 6 feet and 3 inches beyond the top of the NBA's current 3-point line. Enjoy a pre-show event with a Magic Pass, purchased separately.

BolderBoulder

Date:
May 28, 2018 6am - 12:30pm
Cost:
$35-$100
Phone:
303-444-7223

Race, run, jog, or walk through the streets of Boulder, finishing in Folsom Field, for a Memorial Day Celebration. Reservations required.

Harlem Globetrotters

Date:
Mar 18, 2018 3pm
Cost:
$26-$131.50
Phone:
719-477-2100

See the famous team's ball-handling wizardry and basketball artistry. They'll showcase basketball's first 4-point line, located 30 feet from the basket, 6 feet and 3 inches beyond the top of the NBA's current 3-point line. Enjoy a pre-show event with a Magic Pass, purchased separately.

GoPro Mountain Games

Date:
Jun 07, 2018 to Jun 10, 2018
Cost:
Prices vary by activity
Phone:
970-777-2015

Celebrate adventure sports, music, and the mountain lifestyle at the GoPro Mountain Games. Spectating for the event is free. Kids athletic events include a free mountain bike race and Mountain Mud Run.

WinterSkate in Historic Downtown Louisville

Date:
Nov 18, 2017 to Feb 28, 2018
Schedule:
Mon-Wed 2-7pm, Thu 2-10pm, Fri noon-10pm, Sat 10am-10pm, Sun 10am-8pm
Cost:
$10 adult, $9 age 12 and under, $8 college students/seniors, $4 age 3 and under
Phone:
303-604-1010

Skate on 6,500 square feet of ice, with historic Downtown Louisville as a backdrop.

The Polar Plunge

Date:
Jan 01, 2018 11am
Cost:
$30 adult (before Dec 1), $15 age 12 and under
Phone:
720-524-5402

Support the American Cancer Society by plunging into icy cold water, either as an individual or as part of a group. Reservations required.

Rugby League Football International Challenge

Date:
Jun 23, 2018 Noon
Cost:
$15 and up
Phone:

Experience the haka, one of the most iconic pre-game rituals in sports, then witness a double-header featuring #2-ranked New Zealand versus #3-ranked England.

Discovery Yoga

Date:
Aug 19, 2017 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Cost:
FREE
Phone:
303-335-4821

Explore kids’ yoga for improved strength and flexibility through storytelling. Ages 6-12.

Family Swim Time

Date:
Oct 14, 2017 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Cost:
Phone:
303-444-7234

Splash, play and practice in the pool as a family. Instead of a lifeguard, a deck manager and certified swim teacher will be present to assist with drills and techniques. $5 per person; $15 per family up to five members. Open to current and former students and families. No reservations required.

Yoga for Kids

Date:
Jan 03, 2018 to Dec 26, 2018
Schedule:
Every Wed
Cost:
Included with museum admission
Phone:
303-604-2424

Join in a 30-minute beginner level yoga class for kids in which you’ll learn basic poses, meet physical challenges, and use your imagination. Age 3 and up.

Harlem Globetrotters

Date:
Mar 17, 2018 noon
Cost:
$20-$140
Phone:
303-405-1100

Witness ball-handling wizardry and basketball artistry. Join Globetrotter stars after the game where they will stay for an autograph, photograph, and high five session for fans (subject to availability). Before the game, with an additional Magic Pass ticket, spend time on the court with the Globetrotters shooting, trying out ball tricks, and getting autographs and…

Colorado Select Girls Hockey Association Free Sessions

Date:
Oct 14, 2017 to Oct 21, 2017
Cost:
Phone:
303-409-2222

Oct. 14 and 21, 2:15-3:15pm. Attend free sessions to give girls ice hockey a try. A four-week development program follows the sessions for $75 which includes on-ice professional instructions. Equipment is available to use for free for the sessions. Ages 5-16. Registration required.

Youth Ninja Warrior Classes

Date:
Mar 01, 2018 to Sep 30, 2018
Schedule:
Ongoing throughout the year
Cost:
$20 drop-in to try a class
Phone:
862-324-1532

Try out a full-scale American Ninja Warrior and Obstacle Course Race (OCR) training facility, through a variety of kids’ classes. Ages 6-13. Reservations suggested.

Discover Scuba Diving

Date:
Aug 13, 2017 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Cost:
Phone:
303-499-8500

Try out scuba diving in a pool, taught by a Weaver's Dive & Travel Center instructor. Learn about scuba equipment, how to use it, and how to breath and swim underwater. All equipment will be provided. No experience necessary. Age 8 and up. Reservations required. $50 residents, $63 nonresidents.

Mammoth Family Night

Date:
Mar 10, 2018 7pm
Cost:
$76 for the pack
Phone:
303-405-1100

See the lacrosse team play the Calgary Roughnecks. The family pack includes four tickets, four sodas and four hotdogs.

Family Night with the Colorado Avalanche

Date:
Mar 04, 2018 to Mar 24, 2018
Schedule:
Attend games on March 4, 10 , and 24
Cost:
$120
Phone:
303-405-1100

Enjoy multiple opportunities to see the Colorado Avs play while taking advantage of their Family Night deal for tickets, food, and drinks for four people.

Dances with Branches

Date:
Jun 03, 2018 12:30 - 3pm
Cost:
$38 Lafayette residents, $48 nonresidents
Phone:
303-665-0469

Climb safely on ropes into the crown of a tall tree. Age 7 and up. Reservations required.

Burton U.S. Open Snowboarding Championships

Date:
Mar 05, 2018 to Mar 10, 2018
Cost:
Free
Phone:
800-881-3138

Attend the longest-running snowboarding competition in the world in men’s and women’s slopestyle and halfpipe competitions. This will be the first major snowboard competition after the PeyongChang games. There will be live concerts each day, a Riglet park for kids ages 3-6, an Après All Day program, Broomball tournament, and athlete signings.

Harlem Globetrotters

Date:
Mar 17, 2018 7pm
Cost:
$20-$100
Phone:
303-410-8497

Watch action-packed basketball artistry and ball handling skills. New this season: The Globetrotters debut their new 4-point line, 30 feet from the basket.

Frank Shorter RACE4Kids’ Health 5k and Expo

Date:
Apr 08, 2018 8am - 12pm
Cost:
$40 adult through April 7, $45 on race day; $20 age 14 and under through April 7, $25 on race day
Phone:
303-464-7191

Participate in the 9th annual Frank Shorter RACE4Kids' Health 5K and Expo with your family, to benefit the nonprofit organization Healthy Learning Paths. Try the Applebee's Buzz run for ages 3-5 or Diaper Dash for age 2 and under. Wear a costume for a chance to win a prize.

Adventure Golf & Raceway

Date:
Sep 16, 2017 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Cost:
Phone:
720-309-1828

Make it a day of play with an 18-hold miniature gold course, go-karts, bumper cars, a maze and ropes course.

Denver Outlaws Fireworks

Date:
Jul 04, 2018 7pm
Cost:
Included with game ticket price
Phone:

Cheer on the Denver outlaws as they battle the Boston Cannons. Stay after the game for world-renowned Zambelli Fireworks paired with visuals on a 220-foot-wide, high-definition screen.

YMCA Strong Kids Triathlon

Date:
Jul 21, 2018 9am
Cost:
$25 YMCA members $35 nonmembers, $10 late fee after July 14
Phone:
303-443-4474

Encourage children to take on a kid-friendly course of swimming, pedaling, and running. Medals presented by local Olympians; snacks will be served. Ages 2-15. Registration required.

Splash Day

Date:
Jun 03, 2018 Noon - 5pm
Cost:
Free
Phone:
303-444-7234

Check out the swim program and try a class, featuring Josh the Otter, a bouncy castle, and airbrush tattoos. Current students welcome to practice their water safety skills in the pool with the supervision of swim teachers. Reservations required by phone. Ages 3-12.

Denver Sevens Rugby Tournament

Date:
Jul 28, 2018 9am - 6pm
Cost:
Free
Phone:

Watch multiple divisions play rugby—including adult, collegiate, high school, and youth teams—in the 51st annual tournament.

Rockies Baseball Skills Challenge with Lakewood Recreation

Date:
Jun 09, 2018 11:30am
Cost:
Free
Phone:
720-963-5360

Compete in throwing, hitting, and running, with the chance to advance to the sectionals and state finals. Participants must bring a copy of their birth certificate and complete a local entry form prior to participating. Ages 6-13 (kids age 5 and under can participate but are not eligible to advance to sectionals).

Denver Nuggets Family Night

Date:
Mar 11, 2018 3pm
Cost:
$28 and up, per person
Phone:
303-405-1100

See the Denver Nuggets play the Sacramento Kings while taking advantage of their family deal of four tickets and four family meals.

Screen Free Week

Date:
Apr 30, 2018 to May 06, 2018
Cost:
Free
Phone:
303-665-0469

Encourage physical activity and time with friends during Lafayette’s Screen Free Week. Register by April 27 and receive a free pass to the Bob L. Burger Recreation Center for the week of April 30-May 6. Turn in a completed activity log to receive a free book from the Lafayette Public Library. Reservations required.

Glow ‘n the Dark Ninja Night!

Date:
Oct 20, 2017 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Cost:
Phone:
303-347-2200

Play glow-in-the-dark capture the flag, light-up stick battles, glowing clay pot jousting, a black-light obstacle course, light-up nunchucks, and glow-sword battles. There will be different time slots for ages 4-6. Cost is $30 and each participant will receive an LED light-up foam weapon to take home. Must email support@coloradoacademy.com or call (303) 347-2200 to register.

Sunday Pool Party

Date:
Jun 03, 2018 Noon - 3pm
Cost:
Free
Phone:
303-399-2660

Swim at the JCC Denver pool. Special activities are planned throughout the day including pool fitness classes and family-friendly pool activities. This event is open to the public.

Colorado Rockies Opening Day

Date:
Apr 06, 2018 2:10pm
Cost:
Visit website for pricing
Phone:

See the home team play the Atlanta Braves at the season home opener.

Open Gym

Date:
Sep 02, 2017 to May 26, 2018
Schedule:
Fri 11-11:45am (ages 2-5), Sat 2-4pm (ages 6-18)
Cost:
$10
Phone:
303-413-7270

Drop in to use the gymnastics center on your own for unstructured activity. Parents must be with children for ages 2-5. No coaches or parents allowed in the gym for ages 6-18.

Mini-Miners Indoor Playground

Date:
Sep 01, 2017 to Sep 30, 2018
Schedule:
Daily, hours vary by day
Cost:
Free
Phone:
303-926-2550

Enjoy indoor playground equipment. Socks must be worn. Age 9 and under with adult. Age 4 and under for toddler area.

Nite at the Rec

Date:
Feb 09, 2018 7pm - 10pm
Cost:
$12 resident; $15 nonresidents
Phone:
303-335-4920

Enjoy an evening of swimming, sports, dancing, and concessions. Grades 3-6.

Lafayette Oatmeal Festival

Date:
Jan 13, 2018 7:30am - 12pm
Schedule:
5K run starts 9:30am
Cost:
$8 adult breakfast $6 ages 3-12 and seniors breakfast free under age 2 breakfast $20 adult race $15 age 2-12 and seniors race
Phone:
303-666-9555

Enjoy a healthy day with an oatmeal breakfast at Pioneer Elementary (101 E. Baseline Rd.), 5K run (200 E. Baseline Rd.), and ninja warrior courses at the recreation center.

Poolside Playdates

Date:
Jun 01, 2018 to Jun 30, 2018
Cost:
$7 per child
Phone:
303-399-2660

Enjoy a day at the outdoor JCC Baby Pool with snacks, bubbles, chalk, and pool time. Age 3 and under. Register online.

Adam’s Camp Hoops for Hope

Date:
Mar 18, 2018 1 - 4pm
Cost:
$8 in advance (available online or at Adam’s Camp, Partners in Pediatrics offices, or Peak Athletics), $25 for 4-pack, $10 at the door, free age 3 and under
Phone:
303-563-8290

Join Adam’s Camp campers with special needs plus local celebrities, former professional and collegiate athletes, and the providers from Partners in Pediatrics for a unique game of basketball. In addition to the game, there will be mascots from Colorado’s sports teams, face-painting, and a silent auction.

Eerie Erie

Date:
Oct 28, 2017 7:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Cost:
Phone:
303-828-3391

Join the annual Halloween themed 5K and 10K race, featuring the Goblin Run quarter mile with no age restrictions or registration, and a cash prize raffle. Light breakfast snacks, coffee, hot chocolate available. Proceeds benefit community youth. $30-$35. Reservations required.

Kids Take Charge Night with The Mammoth

Date:
Jan 13, 2018 7pm
Cost:
Adult single game tickets are 25% off for January 13. To find seats fans can visit AltitudeTickets.com.
Phone:
303-405-1100

Watch The Mammoth return home to Pepsi Center to face off against the Saskatchewan Rush. January 13th's game theme is “Kids Take Charge." The Mammoth encourages parents to let their kids take them out to a game. In-game entertainment will be geared toward kids.

WinterSkate in Boulder

Date:
Nov 30, 2017 to Feb 28, 2018
Schedule:
Mon-Wed 11am-9pm, Thu-Fri 11am-10pm, Sat 10am-10pm, Sun 10am-8pm
Cost:
$10 adult, $9 age 12 and under, $8 college students/seniors, $4 age 3 and under
Phone:
303-442-2826

Skate outdoors in Boulder on the plaza next to the Dushanbe Teahouse.

Reel Rock 12

Date:
Nov 03, 2017
Cost:
Phone:
845-499-2900

3 and 6pm. See five new short films from the world of climbing, filled with action, laughs, and inspiration. All ages. $19-$25.

Ironman 70.3 Boulder

Date:
Aug 05, 2017 7:00 AM
Cost:
Phone:

Watch the swimmers participating in this year’s Ironman triathlon. Overflow parking lot available at 5075 Chaparral Ct., Boulder. Shuttle service available.

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