Things to do in Denver

June 26, 2016

Celebrate the 4th of July in the Metro Denver Region

Where to Find 4th of July Fireworks Celebrations in 2016


It's that time of year to celebrate our Freedom!  Here's a collection of Metro Denver areas that are celebrating.  Hope you get to enjoy the fireworks this year.


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Sept. 8, 2014

Lone Tree Colorado Goes to the Dogs


On the last day of swimming season, the pool goes to the dogs.  Literally!  Only dogs are allowed in the pool and they love it!  They romp, jump, splash and swim.  No one comes away dry.  When we do leave it's with a smile on our face and ...

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Nov. 30, 2012

One Million + Twinkling Lights To Make You Smile

Trail of Lights

Over a million lights will be illuminating both of the Botanic Garden properties tonight through January 1, 2013.  This is a fun trip to take with family and friends!  It is amazing how beautiful the lights make the night!

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Nov. 23, 2012

Denver Holiday Lights

Tis the season to be merry, so get out tonight to watch the celebrations.  The season begins tonight, November 23, 2012,  so pick a place to go and enjoy as the holiday lights get turned on all over the metro  area. If tonight doesn't work for you ...

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Sept. 18, 2012

Fall is in the Air!

Boreas Pass looking south toward the slightly snow dusted peaks.

There's nothing like fall in Colorado!  Just take a drive into the majestic Rocky Mountains and you will agree!

This weekend we took a day and drove off in search of golden aspen leaves.  We didn't ...

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July 7, 2012

Cherry Creek Arts Festival

The annual Cherry Creek Arts Festival is this weekend in Cherry Creek.  This Festival is one of the best around, the artists are invited and all are very good at what they do.  You will find art of all kinds from beauties you hang on the all to ...

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Feb. 2, 2012

Map ~ Highlands Ranch Recreation Centers

Highlands Ranch is a very large planned community located in the south suburbs of Metro Denver.  The area enjoys a rich quality of life with many amenities in the area.

Homeowners pay small HOA dues each quarter for maintenance of the community and support for the 4-recreation centers.  ...

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Feb. 2, 2012

Highlands Ranch Dog Park Map

Colorado is  big on dogs and having designated dog parks is part of why it is so wonderful to live here.  Highlands Ranch in Douglas County is known for its miles and miles of recreation trails which are a join to humans who like to run, walk, skate, jog ...

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Aug. 1, 2011

BoardLife - A Fun New Business in NW Denver

Board LifeRecently on a photo walk with a friend we ended up in NW Denver.  Photowalks are fun events for wannabe photographers to gather and meet in a location and just walk around.  We weren't looking for anything in particular, just interesting shots to take and share on ...

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March 14, 2011

IKEA in Centennial Can be Seen From Space!

IKEA has been building a new store in Centennial, Colorado, a close suburb of Denver.  This long awaited store can't be missed as one drives on I-25 by E-470.  The landmark store has been reported to be so large, it can be seen from space!

I was warned by ...

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