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.
Movie and a Martini (21+)
What: Enjoy a parents’ night out seeing “Sixteen Candles” while enjoying a martini.
Where: Wildlife Experience, 10035 Peoria St., Parker, Colo.
Culture on the Green Concert Series
What: Get the weekend off to a great start by grabbing a blanket and listening to the sounds of Swing Je T’aime.
Where: Civic Green Park, 9370 Ridgeline Boulevard Highlands, Highlands Ranch, Colo.
Friday: 6:30 p.m.-8 p.m.
Voices On Canvas (Lego Competition)
What: Join the Voices on Canvas in educating youth on the importance of being stewards in their communities with a Lego competition at the Denver Museum.
Where: Denver Museum of Nature and Science, 2001 Colorado Blvd., Denver
Saturday: 10 a.m.-12 p.m.
More Information: http://www.dmns.org/
Saturday and Sunday
Colorado Dragon Boat Festival
What: Take a look into the Pan Asian culture with the Colorado Dragon Boat Festival. This event showcases the traditional and contemporary performing arts, cultural customs, cuisine and a marketplace of unique and hard-to-find arts, crafts and vendors, in addition to two days of action packed dragon boat racing.
Where: Sloan's Lake Park, 4500 West 17th Avenue, Denver
Saturday: 8 a.m.-7 p.m.
Sunday: 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
More Information: http://www.cdbf.org/
Chessman Park Art Festival
What: This outdoor summer art festival will offer shoppers and art enthusiasts an unsurpassed, family-friendly experience that showcases a variety of mediums in a wide range of prices. Festival attendees can browse the vibrant works of glass artists, painters, photographers, jewelers, and potters from all over the country while enjoying acoustic street performances, fare from local food trucks, and artist demonstrations.
Where: Cheesman Park, Franklin Street and Eighth Street, Denver
Saturday: 10 a.m.-8 p.m.
Sunday: 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
More Information: http://www.riograndefestivals.com/festivals/denver-show/
All Weekend Long
Arapahoe County Fair
What: Don’t miss the demolition derby, rodeos, carnival, concerts and fireworks at the 2013 Arapahoe County Fair.
Where: 25690 E. Quincy Ave., Aurora, Colo.
Friday-Sunday: 11 a.m.-9 p.m.
More Information: http://www.arapahoecountyfair.com/
Buffalo Bill Days
What: Pay tribute to Buffalo Bill Cody with music, mutton’ bustin’ and a classic car show.
Where: Downtown Golden, Colo.
Friday: 5 p.m.-10 p.m.
Saturday: 6 a.m.-10 p.m.
Sunday: 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
More Information: http://coloradoparent.com/event/buffalo-bill-days-51a0fe60c4a16.html
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