7NEWS list of the 7 best things to do in Denver this weekend, February 22-23

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


Ambiance Duo

What: With their interesting chord progressions, beautiful melodies and poetic lyrics. They play everything from ballads and bossonovas to dance music and everything betwixt and between!

Where: Red Frog Coffee, 15 Ken Pratt Blvd. #200, Longmont, Colo.


Saturday: 6 p.m.-8 p.m.

Admission: Free

More Information: http://www.denver.org/events/detail?e=19002&t=free_events


Now Building: Antarctic Explorers

What: Come and learn about the animals in the sea through these free workshops. For the Antarctic Explorers, we have created 4 missions that will take you on an unforgettable journey through the playful and thrilling features created by the Antarctic landscape.

Where: Seamless Toy Company Office, 1525 Spruce St #201, Boulder, Colo.


Saturday: 10 a.m.

Admission: Free

More Information: http://myatoms.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/01/Screen-Shot-2014-01-18-at-12.22.58-PM.png


Shrek the Musical

What: Shrek The Musical, based on the Oscar-winning DreamWorks film that started it all, brings the hilarious story of everyone's favorite ogre to life on stage.

Where: The Armory Performing Arts Center, 300 Strong Street, Brighton, Colo.


Saturday: 3 p.m.

Admission: $7-$12

More Information: http://www.brightonarmory.org/


Colorado Environmental Film Festival

What: The Colorado Environmental Film Festival is a celebration of the power of film to inspire, educate, and motivate audiences.

Where: American Mountaineering Center, 710 10th Street, Golden, Colo.


Saturday: 12 p.m.-9 p.m.

Admission: $7-$50

More Information: http://ceff.net/ceff_festival_program/


Saturday and Sunday

Cleo on Cleo

What: Cleo on Cleo features the internationally acclaimed Cleo Parker Robinson Dance Ensemble as both mediums and makers of powerful art works.

Where: Cleo Parker Robinson Dance Theatre, 119 Park Avenue West, Denver


Saturday: 7:30 p.m.

Sunday: 2 p.m.

Admission: $12-$25

More Information: http://www.cleoparkerdance.org/


Outdoor Ice Skating

What: A highlight of the winter season is the Southlands real ice skating rink. Enjoy skating with friends and family on The Pond daily.

Where: Southlands Shopping Center, 6155 South Main Street, Suite 260, Aurora, Colo.


Saturday and Sunday: 11 a.m.

Admission: $7-$10.50

More Information: http://www.denver.org/events/detail?e=18454&t=



Buffalo Bill Birthday Celebration

What: Celebrate the birthday of one of America’s greatest legends, William "Buffalo Bill" Cody. In the grand tradition of parties, the Buffalo Bill Museum and Grave will host the annual Buffalo Bill Birthday Celebration. Sing Happy Birthday, eat cake, play games and maybe even learn a thing or two on this very festive free day.

Where: Buffalo Bill's Museum and Grave, 987 1/2 Lookout Mountain Road, Golden, Colo.


Sunday: 12 p.m.-4 p.m.

Admission: Free

More Information: http://www.buffalobill.org/Exhibits%20Events%20at%20the%20Buffalo%20Bill%20Museum/events.html


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