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National Western Stock Show & Rodeo | The Denver Ear

“We may have all come in different ships, but we’re in the same boat now.” Martin Luther King Jr.

WHAT TO DO WITH KIDS IN DENVER THIS MLK WEEKEND 2018

NATIONAL WESTERN STOCK SHOW & RODEO
National Western Stock Show & Rodeo | The Denver Ear

Photograph courtesy of ©National Western Stock Show

When: Saturday, January 13th, through Monday, January 15th, 2018

Where: National Western Complex, 4655 Humboldt St, Denver, CO 80216

Time: 8am – 8pm

Cost:  $2 – $20, Free for Children 2 & Under

Purchase Tickets Online

Ages: All Ages

One of Colorado’s favorite traditions since 1906,  the 112th National Western Stock Show, returns this Saturday for another season! Experience world-class rodeos, horse shows and livestock shows along with acres of shopping at the state’s largest western trade show, a special kids zone, and more!

Psst… CenturyLink will donate $1 per photo uploaded to social media using the  hashtag #CenturyLinkDonation to the National Western Scholarship Trust!

RIDE THE RAILS SATURDAY
Colorado Railroad Museum | The Denver Ear

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When: Saturday, January 13th, 2018

Where: Colorado Railroad Museum, 17155 W 44th Ave, Golden, CO 80403

Time: 10am – 4pm

Cost: General Admission + Ride Tickets $2 – $4

Ages: All Ages

Catch a ride behind one of the Colorado Railroad Museum’s steam or diesel locomotives in passenger cars from different eras in Colorado railroad history or on one of their unique Rio Grande Southern “Galloping Goose” Motorcars.

DENVER INTERNATIONAL SPORTSMEN’S EXPOS

Denver International Sportsmen's Expo (ISE) | The Denver Ear

When: Saturday, January 13th and Sunday, January 14th, 2018

Where: Colorado Convention Center, 700 14th St, Denver, CO 80202

Time: Saturday 10am – 7pm & Sunday 10am – 5pm

Cost: $16; Free for Children 15 & Under

Purchase Tickets Online

Ages: All Ages

The 41st annual Denver International Sportsmen’s Expo (ISE), will feature over 500 companies, that will pack three giant halls with outdoor, off-roading, fishing and hunting products, destinations and experts!

DENVER BOAT SHOW
Denver Boat Show | The Denver Ear

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When: Saturday, January 13th and Sunday, January 14th, 2018

Where: Colorado Convention Center, 700 14th St, Denver, CO 80202

Time: Saturday 10am – 9pm & Sunday 10am – 5pm

Cost: $13.50; Free for Children 16 & Under

Purchase Tickets Online

Ages: All Ages

The Denver Boat Show is cruising into the Colorado Convention Center for a full weekend of boats, with the opportunity to connect with local and national boat industry professionals to find the boats, boating information, accessories, supplies, and watercraft you are looking for.

RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN’S THE KING AND I
Rodgers & Hammerstein's The King and I | The Denver Ear

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When: Saturday, January 13th and Sunday, January 14th, 2018

Where: Buell Theatre, 1350 Curtis Street, Denver, CO 80202

Time: 2pm & 7:30pm

Cost: Starting from $30

Purchase Tickets Online

Ages: Parental Guidance

Winner of the 2015 Tony Award for Best Musical Revival, Rodgers & Hammerstein’s The King and I, is a musical, directed by Bartlett Sher.

Set in 1860’s Bangkok, the musical tells the story of the unconventional and tempestuous relationship that develops between the King of Siam and Anna Leonowens, a British schoolteacher whom the modernist King, in an imperialistic world, brings to Siam to teach his many wives and children.

FOXY AND SHMOXY: ART DETECTIVES
Denver Art Museum | The Denver Ear

Photograph courtesy of ©Denver Art Museum

When: Sunday, January 14th, 2018

Where: Denver Art Museum, 100 W 14th Ave Pkwy, Denver, CO 80204

Time: 10:30am & 11:30am

Cost: Free

Ages: All Ages

Foxy and Shmoxy: Art Detectives, two smart and hilarious foxes, are ready to solve art mysteries in the galleries.

Bring the whole family to help Foxy and Shmoxy sniff out clues and unseen treasures in the Denver Art Museum. To find the foxes, visit the Family Activity Cart, pick up a letter from the Fox Box, and then follow the riddles into the galleries.

SIP & SHOP SIDEWALK SALE AT STANLEY MARKETPLACE
Stanley Marketplace | The Denver Ear

Photo Credit: ©From the Hip Photo; Photograph courtesy of ©Stanley Marketplace

When: Sunday, January 14th, 2018

Where: Stanley Marketplace, 2501 Dallas St, Aurora, CO 80010

Time: 12pm – 6pm

Cost: Free

Ages: All Ages

Stanley Marketplace is hosting a special Sip & Shop Sidewalk Sale this Sunday! Retailers will offer killer deals on their winter merchandise, while lots of our boozy businesses will offer drinks specials to help make your shopping that much more enjoyable.

BROKEN SHOVELS FARM: WINTER BLUES-AWAY SNUGGLE DAY
Open Farm & Market Day at Broken Shovels Farm | The Denver Ear

Photograph by ©Broken Shovels Farm

When: Sunday, January 14th, 2018

Where: Broken Shovels Farm, 8640 Dahlia St, Henderson, CO 80640

Time: 1pm – 3pm

Cost: $5

Ages: All Ages

Get over the post holiday blues with a special Snuggle Day at Broken Shovels Farm in Henderson! Come visit all of their rescued animals including baby cows, goats, pigs, sheep, ponies and more.

FREE DAY AT DENVER BOTANIC GARDENS
Free Day | Denver Botanic Gardens | The Denver Ear

Photograph courtesy of ©Denver Botanic Gardens

When: Monday, January 15th, 2018

Where: Denver Botanic Gardens, 1007 York St, Denver, CO 80206

Time: 9am – 5pm

Cost: Free

Ages: All Ages

A enjoy a free admissions day at the Denver Botanic Gardens, courtesy of your Scientific & Cultural Facilities District!

MARTIN LUTHER KING MARADE

Martin Luther King Jr. Marade | The Denver Ear

When: Monday, January 15th, 2018

Where: City Park, E 17th Ave & Colorado Blvd, Denver, CO 80220

Time: 9:30am

Cost: Free

Ages: All Ages

Celebrate the largest Martin Luther King Jr. march and rally in the United States. Participants gather at City Park and march to Civic Center Park, where a large rally commemorates the life of Martin Luther King, Jr.

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