April 2017 – Events in Colorado

Boulder Arts Week
March 31, April 8, 2017

Boulder Arts Week is Boulder’s only large-scale, inclusive celebration of our community’s vibrant arts and cultural offerings.

World Synchronized Skating Championships

The Broadmoor World Arena

April 7, 2017 – 5:30 pm

April 8, 2017 – 5:45 pm

Tickets $35…

April 9, 2017 Dillon, Colorado

Slush CupCompete in the 2017 Keystone Slush Cup for your chance to win prizes and more importantly bragging rights! Award…

Hoppin’ Half 5K, 10K, & Half Marathon

Saturday, April 15, 2017   Central Park, Denver, Colorado

This family event is a great way to celebrate Spring and enjoy one of the best parks in the city.

Kid’s Cottontail Fun Run – If you have a child participating in this run, just about a quarter mile, be sure to register them – no cost for youth 10 and under!

Old Fashioned Sack Race – There will be good ol’ burlap sacks laid out at the event site, with a Start and Finish Line staked out. Get out there before or after the 5K/10K, throw yourself into the burlap sack and see if you still have a little bit of kid left in you!

Colorado Mineral and Fossil Spring Show 

The Crown Plaza Hotel

April 14-16, 2017 Denver, Colorado


Easter Bunny Breakfast

April 14, 2017, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM @ Outlets at Castle Rock

Easter “Son” Rise Service

April 16, 2017, 6:30 AM - 8:00 AM @ The Amphitheater at Philip S. Miller Park

Come out to the Amphitheater at Philip S. Miller Park for an Easter “Son” Rise Service. Several local churches throughout Castle Rock will be participating in a time of worshiping our Risen Lord – Jesus Christ and listening to a special message. Service starts at 6:30 a.m. and coffee, doughnuts and pastries will be provided from local businesses.

Copper Mountain Sunsation Event 

April 15-16, 2017

Celebrate springtime in the Rockies with Copper’s annual Sunsation festival. With free live music, Red Bull Slopesoakers, High Fives Shred-a-Thon and the World’s Largest Easter Egg Hunt, close out the season in style. This year’s headliners are Robert Randolph and the Family Band and Mix Master Mike of the Beastie Boys!

Close out another amazing season at Copper. With Red Bull Slopesoakers, the World’s Largest Easter Egg Hunt and some seriously…

World’s Largest Easter Egg Hunt – Copper Mountain

Hop on over to Copper for 65,000 eggs spread over 2,500 acres. There are different hunts for all ages.

April 15, 2017
Monarch’s signature event has contestants’ race head to head down a specifically designed course featuring berms, banks, bumps and ending in an icy pond.


Steamboat Springs Cardboard Classic

April 15, 2017 10:00 – 11:30 AM

The Cardboard Classic is Steamboat’s traditional rite of spring celebrating over three decades of fun. This event features homemade crafts constructed only from cardboard, glue, string, water based paint, duct tape and masking tape racing down the face of Headwall to a hysterical finish.

Mesa Verde National Park Fee-Free Days

April 15 – 16, 2017

National Park Week Weekend Mesa Verde National Park, along with all National Park Service sites, will waive its entrance fee.

Royal Gorge Bridge & Park Easter Sunrise Service

April 16, 2017

Canon City, Colo.—The sun will rise shortly before 6:30 a.m. just in time for a breathtaking view of early morning.

 $5 Days at Butterfly Pavilion

April 22, 2017 Westminster, Colorado

Experience Butterfly Pavilion and all of our small wonders for only $5.00!

WINTER PARK – Springtopia 

April 22, 2017 

The hills of Winter Park Resort will be alive with the sound of music for one of the most anticipated events all year. Our FREE Springtopia concert, kicks off at 12:30 p.m. with local favorite Hunker Down, followed by Denver’s own The Rick Lewis Project. Then Winter Park will “Say Hey” to Colorado’s beloved Michael Franti & Spearhead as they take the stage to conclude the fun-filled afternoon. It’s going to be great day to celebrate an incredible season!

Mizel Arts and Culture Center

Featuring – The Jungle Book  March 9 -May 5, 2017 (Sunday shows at 1:00 pm)

$9 per ticket

350 South Dahlia Street

Denver, CO 80246


Mowgli is rambunctious and curious, scrappy and silly. Sound like a kid you know? This new adaptation of the beloved Rudyard Kipling story finds a child lost in the Indian jungle, where he is adopted by Baloo the Bear, Bagheera the panther, and all the beasts who call the mysterious wilderness home. This fast-paced retelling keeps you perched on the edge of your seat as young Mowgli comes face-to-face with sneaky monkeys, noisy vultures and his mortal enemy: the tiger, Shere Khan.

Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center

April 21, 2017 – Colorado Springs, Colorado

Monster Jam

Broadmoor World Arena

April 28, 2017 Colorado Springs, Colorado 

Monster Jam® is the most action-packed live event on four wheels where world-class drivers compete in front of capacity crowds in both monster truck racing and freestyle competitions.

Have fun checking out these events and share your photos with me!

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