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.
Friday and Saturday
Loveland Loves BBQ, Bands and Brews
What: As Loveland’s unofficial ‘kick-off to summer’ event, Loveland Loves BBQ, Bands and Brews offers Loveland residents and visitors the opportunity to celebrate summer
the American way – with live entertainment, local craft beer, vendor fair, family-friendly activities and of
course, a variety of BBQ flavors and cuisine.
Where: Downtown Loveland, 152 East 5th Street, Loveland, Colo.
Friday: 12 p.m.-10 p.m.
Saturday: 11 a.m.-10 p.m.
More Information: http://www.denver.org/events/detail?e=14147&t=free_events
Horseshoe Craft & Flea Market
What: The Horseshoe Craft & Flea Market is a place where emerging, undiscovered and experienced artists,
designers, crafters, and vintage collectors can set up their own little shop, showcase their talents and
meet their customers. It's a rare and wonderful shopping destination where customers can interact with
and buy directly from their source. You're sure to stumble upon some pretty awesome, lucky finds.
Where: 46th and Tennyson Street, Denver
Saturday: 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
More Information: http://horseshoemarket.com/
Boulder Festival of the Arts on Twenty-Ninth Street
What: Held in 29th Street, join an expected crowd of 70,000 to see some great artwork.
Where: 29th Street, Boulder, Colo.
Saturday: 10 a.m.
More Information: http://calendar.denverpost.com/boulder_co/events/show/308006387-boulder-festival-of-the-arts-on-twenty-ninth-street
The Duke Street Kings’ Blues N’ BBQ Festival
What: What can be better than spending a Sunday afternoon listening to blues and eating BBQ?
Rain or shine, come to the Duke Street Kings’ 16th annual Blues N’ BBQ Festival where you can
eat some of the best BBQ in Colorado. This will be in front of 18 bands on three stages.
Where: Grandview Ave. between Olde Wadsworth Blvd. and Upham St., Arvada, Colo.
Sunday: 12 p.m.-8 p.m.
More Information: http://www.bluesnbbq.com/
The Music of John Williams and the Movies
What: Featuring music from films such as "Star Wars," "Superman," "Jaws," and the Colorado premiere
of the complete "Downtown Abbey Suite," plus music from other iconic films and TV shows.
Where: Red Rocks Amphitheatre, 18300 W. Almeda Pkwy., Golden, Colo.
Sunday: 7:30 p.m.
More Information: http://coloradoparent.com/event/the-music-of-john-williams-and-the-movies-518bd1fc0eb4c.html
All Weekend Long
Colorado Irish Festival
What: Celebrate all things Irish with Gaelic sports, demonstrations, music, dance and food.
Where: Clement Park, Wadsworth & Bowles in Littleton, Colo.
Friday: 5 p.m.-10 p.m. (5-6 p.m. Free Admission)
Saturday: 10 a.m.-10 p.m.
Sunday: 10 a.m.-7 p.m.
More Information: http://coloradoparent.com/event/colorado-irish-festival.html
What: The 17th annual Biergarten Festival offers traditional German food, entertainment, music,
dance groups and beer. This event is open to the public and provides an atmosphere of German summer
family time together, reminiscent of the times families spent in Biergarten throughout Germany.
There will also be plenty of games and activities for the children.
Where: TEV Edelweiss Pavilion, 17832 Hwy 8, Morrison, Colo.
Friday: 4 p.m.-10 p.m.
Saturday: 11 a.m.-10 p.m.
Sunday: 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Admission: Friday and Saturday: $8 ($15 all-you-can-eat buffet), Sunday: Free
More Information: Call: 303-837-1146
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