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Psst… What to do with Kids in Denver this Weekend February 24 – 25, 20184 min read

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Sloths, alpacas, water creatures, puppies, special shows, exhibits are just some of the experiences you and your family can enjoy in Denver this weekend!

WHAT TO DO WITH KIDS IN DENVER THIS WEEKEND FEBRUARY 24 – 25, 2018

OPENING WEEKEND: CREATURES OF LIGHT AT DENVER MUSEUM OF NATURE & SCIENCE
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When: Saturday, February 24th, through Sunday, June 10th, 2018

Where: Denver Museum of Nature & Science, 2001 Colorado Blvd, Denver, CO 80205

Time: 9am – 5pm

Cost: Museum Admission

Ages: All Ages

Delve into the world of natural things that blink, glow, flash, and flicker in the new exhibition Creatures of Light, at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science!

This family favorite explores the mysterious world of bioluminescence and biofluorescence, from tiny fireflies to strange creatures in the ocean depths. The enlightening experience features larger-than-life models, engaging immersive environments, fun activities, and fungi, minerals, and live animals that get their glow on.

CUTTING EDGE & JUNIOR SURGEONS: MEDICAL EDITION
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When: Saturday, February 24th, 2018

Where: Denver Museum of Nature & Science, 2001 Colorado Blvd, Denver, CO 80205

Time: 9am – 3pm

Cost: $60 – $70

Purchase Tickets Online

Ages: Junior Surgeons, Grades 2 – 3; Cutting Edge, Grades 4–6

Children in school grades 2nd through 6th, can enjoy special Weekend Workshops at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science this Saturday.

Observe and perform dissections to find out how the human body functions. Go in depth and dissect hearts and lungs, eyes, brains, and frogs to find out how the human body functions. Examine real bones, listen to your own heartbeat, and more!

SLOTH WEEKEND: DOWNTOWN AQUARIUM
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When: Saturday, February 24th & Sunday, February 25th, 2018

Where: Downtown Aquarium Denver, 700 Water St, Denver, CO 80211

Time: 10am – 2pm

Psst… The first 100 people to enter the Aquarium will be awarded a special private Meet & Greet with Aspen the sloth!

Cost: General Admission

Ages: All Ages

Visit the Downtown Aquarium Denver for a special weekend celebrating sloths! The Aquarium will feature fun sloth-centered activities and animal appearances.

Psst… Check out our featured article for this event!

COLORADO GARDEN & HOME SHOW
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When:

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

Time: Saturday 10am – 8pm, Sunday 10am – 6pm

Cost: $10 – $12

Ages: All Ages

Discover the Rocky Mountain region’s oldest, largest and most prestigious garden and home show, Colorado Garden & Home Show, a nine-day spectacular event – where you can find inspiration from the latest ideas and trends in landscaping, gardening and home improvement.

ALPACA EXTRAVAGANZA
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When: Saturday, February 24th & Sunday, February 25th, 2018

Where: Boulder County Fairgrounds, 9595 Nelson Rd, Longmont, CO 80501

Time: 10am – 3pm

Cost: Free

Ages: All Ages

Enjoy a special Alpaca Extravaganza weekend that will feature Educational Activities, “Hands-On” Experiences, Demonstrations, Seminars and Fiber Art Demonstrations, Alpaca Products, and more!

BUMBLEBEE JAMBOREE
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When: Saturday, February 24th, 2018

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

Time: 10:30am – 11:30am

Cost: Adults $10 – $12, Children: $5 – $7

Ages: Recommended for Children 12 & Under

Children are invited to dress as a favorite pollinator such as a bee, butterfly or bird and dance and sing along with the musical guests at Denver Botanic Gardens’ Bumblebee Jamboree.

Each family-friendly indoor concert features original and traditional songs by a different musical performer, so join us for both shows. Click on the link for each artist to learn more about their music.

WWE: LIVE ROAD TO WRESTLEMANIA
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When: Saturday, February 24th, 2018

Where: Pepsi Center, 1000 Chopper Cir, Denver, CO 80204

Time: 7:30pm

Cost: $20 – $115

Purchase Tickets Online

Ages: All Ages

WWE will return to Denver’s Pepsi Center on the “Road to WrestleMania”. This will be your chance to see your all of your favorite Smackdown WWE Superstars live in action.

OPEN FARM & SNUGGLE + PUPPY CUDDLE
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When: Sunday, February 25th, 2018

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

Time: 1pm – 3pm

Cost: $5 per person

Ages: All Ages

Visit Broken Shovels Farm Sanctuary this Sunday and enjoy goat cuddles, cow hugs, pig belly rubs and puppy snuggles, with all proceeds to support the farm!

DENVER NUGGETS FAMILY NIGHT
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When: Sunday, February 25th, 2018

Where: Pepsi Center, 1000 Chopper Cir, Denver, CO 80204

Time: 6pm

Cost: Family 4-Pack + 4 Meals $28 per person

Purchase Tickets Online

Ages: All Ages

Enjoy a special Family Night with the Denver Nuggets as they take on the Houston Rockets, sponsored by Kool 105!

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