7NEWS' list of the 7 Things To Do in Denver this weekend (April 5-7, 2013)

DENVER - Every weekend, 7NEWS compiles a list of some family friendly events you might enjoy.  Here are our picks of the 7 Things To Do this weekend.




Santa Fe Artwalks
What: Stroll over 60 participating galleries, artist studios and restaurants. First Friday's have a livelier atmosphere with music and food trucks.
Where: Santa Fe Art District, 8th and Santa Fe., Denver
When: First and Third Fridays, year round, 5:30-9:30pm.
Admission: Free.
More information: http://coloradoparent.com/event/santa-fe-artwalks.html


Friday and Saturday


Rodeo All-Star Weekend

What: The nation’s top-ranked cowboys and cowgirls will ride into Denver in the first All-Star Weekend at the National Western Complex. This event includes live music, interactive exhibits, and pre and post event parties.

Where: National Western Complex, 4655 Humboldt Street, Denver


Friday: 7 p.m.

Saturday: 2:30 p.m., 7:30 p.m.

Admission: Price varies

More Information: Rodeo All-Star Weekend




Fishing Frenzy Derby
Interact with professional fishermen, learn about the different aspects of fishing, win prizes and compete in one of the fishing derbies. Reservations required.
Where: Rocky Mountain Wildlife Refuge, 6550 Gateway Road, Commerce City
When: April 6, 9-10am and 10:30-11:30am.
Admission: Free.
More information: http://coloradoparent.com/event/fishing-frenzy-derby.html

S.E.T.S (Self Esteem Through Style)

What: S.E.T.S. is Timothy D's Youth Outreach Program, focused on children and young teens between the ages of 9 - 16 who have been bullied and broken down in schools and in turn have lost their own self- worth. Our goal is to assist in giving back to them! We will be creating an entire makeover suited just for them. (Hair Styles and Color, Professional Make-up artists, Photographers) If they can see themselves as beautiful as they REALLY are, that is the first step!

What: Over 250 booths representing your local and regional arts and crafts exhibitors. Featuring a wide variety of handmade, original products for you and your home indoors and out. A great place to shop for your unique gift.

Where: 5500 E. Yale Avenue, Suite 400, Denver

When: 1 p.m.-5 p.m.

Admission: Free

More Information: S.E.T.S (Self Esteem Through Style)


Spring Bunny Hop on Ice Free Skate Party

What: Come join us for Lace'Em Up Skating's Spring Bunny Hop on Ice at Foothills Ice Arena, Sunday, April 7th, from 3:00 pm to 4:00pm. Free food, drinks, and ice skating fun for the whole family. Skate rentals available on site for $1. Please register online. Fun filled baskets for the first 150 to register.

Where: Foothills Ice Arena, 2250 S. Old Kipling Street, Lakewood, Colo.

When: 3 p.m.-4 p.m.

Admission: Free, skate rentals available for $1

More Information: Spring Bunny Hop on Ice Free Skate Party

All Weekend Long

Colorado Arts & Gourmet Food Festival

Where: Denver Merchandise Mart, 451 E. 58th Avenue, Suite 4270, Denver


Friday and Saturday: 10 a.m.-6 p.m.

Sunday: 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Admission: $10

More Information:  Colorado Arts & Gourmet Food Festival

“Sense and Sensibility The Musical”
See what Jane Austen’s Dashwood sisters do in the original romantic comedy that combines Jane Austen’s trademark wit, unforgettable songs, and the irresistible allure of romance, gossip and high society.
Where: Stage Theatre, Speer & Arapahoe Streets, Denver.
When: April 5 – May 26.
Admission: Prices vary by date.
More information: http://coloradoparent.com/event/sense-sensibility-the-musical.html

If you have a future event that you want featured in our 7 Things To Do This Weekend article, send an email to justin.adams@kmgh.com.




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