7News list of the 7 best things to do this weekend, February 14-16, 2014

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.

Friday and Sunday

Loveland Snow Sculpture in the Dark

What: Snow Sculpture in the Dark is a destination event featuring a live Snow Sculpting competition by professional and amateur snow sculpting teams. A state sanctioned competition, the winners of this competition will compete at the U.S. Snow Sculpting Nationals.

Where: 152 East 5th Street, Loveland, Colo.


Friday: 9 a.m.-9 p.m.

Saturday: 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

Admission: Free

More Information: http://www.lovelandsnowsculpture.com/



What’s Living In Your Dirt?

What: Children love dirt and they will be able to get messy in this class. Kids will be able to observe an active wormery, get their hands in the dirt and play with the worms, work the "ph" meters and moisture meters. There is no fee or class limit.

Where: Tagawa Gardens, 7711 S. Parker Road, Centennial, Colo.


Saturday: 10:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m.

Admission: Free

More Information: http://www.tagawagardens.com/tgevents.htm


Aeromodeling at the Hangar

What: Join Wings Over the Rockies for a day of aviation education and fun. Experience radio-controlled (R/C) planes and helicopters, acrobatic and control line demonstrations and, if the weather permits, a jet engine demonstration

Where: Wings Over the Rockies Air and Space Museum, 7711 East Academy Boulevard, Denver


Saturday: 10 a.m.

Admission: $6-$11

More Information: http://www.wingsmuseum.org/component/jcalpro/view/310


Saturday and Sunday

Boulder International Film Festival

What: One of the '25 Coolest Film Festivals" in the world by MovieMaker Magazine and is the most influential young film festivals in the U.S. Over 20,000 film enthusiasts, media, and industry will attend films, events, workshops and parties

Where: Boulder Theater, Boulder High School and First United Methodist Church, Boulder, Colo.


Saturday: 10 a.m.-9:45 p.m.

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

Admission: Free

More Information: http://www.biff1.com/


Nuclear Cowboyz

What: The highly acclaimed 2014 Nuclear Cowboyz freestyle motocross tour (FMX) is one of the most explosive choreographed arena-based productions in the world. The production is led by an award-winning creative team and features the world’s top freestyle motocross athletes.

Where: Pepsi Center, 1000 Chopper Circle, Denver


Saturday: 7:30 p.m.

Sunday: 2:00 p.m.

Admission: $30 and above

More Information:  http://www.altitudetickets.com/event/nuclear-cowboyz/1698



Aurora Symphony Children's Concert

What: Enjoy some classical music featuring the wonderful vocal talents of Heidi McAuley and George Arvidson.

Where: Highpoint Church, 6450 S. Southlands Parkway, Aurora, Colo.


Sunday: 3 p.m.-5 p.m.

Admission: Free

More Information: http://aurorasymphony.org/concerts/annual-childrens-concert


All Weekend Long

Southwest Rink in Skyline Park

What: What a better way to celebrate Valentine’s Day, then by going to the skating rink. The rink is located in Skyline Park next to the historic Daniels and Fisher Clock tower and near the intersection of 16th and Arapahoe streets. Skating will once again be free to the public, bring your skates or rent a pair for just $2.

Where: Skyline Park, Arapahoe Street and 16th Street Mall, Denver


Friday and Saturday: 10 a.m.-11 p.m.

Sunday: 10 a.m.-7 p.m.

Admission: Free admission. Rent a pair of skates for $2

More Information: http://www.downtowndenver.com/ai1ec_event/southwest-ice-skating-rink-in-skyline-park?instance_id=778


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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