Experience this incredible event with the whole family as you watch the Centennial Center Park come to life while local artists compose beautiful chalk art across the landscape of the park and playground. Art vendors and food vendors will be sprawled about for shopping and delicious eats. Live musical performances intersperse this exciting festival as well. This event is free.
This upcoming weekend head to Centennial, CO for the Centennial Chalk Arts Festival happening Saturday, September 23rd and Sunday, September 24th, 2017 from 11 AM – 4 PM at Centennial Center Park located at 13050 E Peakview Ave Englewood, CO 80111.
Phone: (303) 325-8000
Check out the children’s garden and gather around the warm campfire with your family this weekend for campfire storytelling, crafting sweet s’mores, investigating nature’s transition to autumn, and hear the guest storyteller, Cliff Davidson, share some lively tales. This event is a great one to get the family in the mood for fall as the weather begins to cool off and leaves begin to change. The event costs between $6-$8.
This Saturday, September 23rd, 2017 from 5:30 – 8:30 bring the family to the Botanical Gardens, located at Denver Botanic Gardens, 1007 York St, Denver, CO 80206 for their Family Fun Night: Campfire Tales.
Phone: (720) 865-3500
Beloved author and children’s advocate, Dav Pilkey, will be speaking and signing books this weekend. Your family won’t want to miss the quirky and amusing activities related to both book series such as photos with the book characters and exciting giveaways. Attendees, especially the kids, are encouraged to dress up as their favorite book characters when attending this entertaining event. This event cost $12 per person.
Bring your kiddo to Second Star to the Right Children’s Books Presents Dav Pilkey, author of Captain Underpants and Dog Man this Saturday, September 24th, 2017 beginning at 2 PM with festivities following by Dav Pilkey speaking at 3PM at Historic Elitch Theatre, 4655 W. 37th Ave., Denver, CO 80212.
Phone: (303) 455-1527
Explore the fantastic world of birds with your family and friends at the beautiful Waneka Lake, beginning near the east parking lot. View diverse birds through telescopes and binoculars and see live falcons and other birds of prey. Enjoy games, arts and crafts, and a scavenger throughout this stunning park. The cost of this event is free.
This Sunday, September 24th, 2017 from 1 PM – 4 PM check out the 4th Annual “Celebrating Bird Migration” at Waneka Lake in Lafayette, CO located at 705 Caria Dr., Lafayette, CO.
Phone: (720) 612-0506
Bring your family to this unique and striking experience before the winter season. See native butterflies of Colorado like monarchs, painted ladies, and silver-spotted skippers. Additionally, the garden hosts upwards of 50 native plant species! This is a one-of-a-kind experience for the whole family, especially the nature lovers. The cost of this event is $2-$4.
This weekend, September 23rd – September 25th, 2017 from 10 AM – 4 PM daily, visit the Denver Botanic Gardens at Chatfield, 8500 W Deer Creek Canyon Rd, Littleton, CO 80128 to view the Butterflies at Chatfield Park for this park’s final opened weekend before it closes for winter season.
Phone: (720) 865-3500