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Need some fun time? There are a lot of things to do in Colorado this time of year. So, make plans to hang out with one another this Thursday. Also, to help in this, look for a sign up board by the main entrance. You can see who is signed up for which activity and sign up as well. Or, if you want, you can take the RTD to one of these locations or one of your choice. Just click on the RTD link and when you get to the RTD Travel Planner page put in 500 Interlocken Blvd, Broomfield, CO 80021, USA as either your starting or destination. RTD will figure out the bus/rail/tram route needed. Have fun!

Scheduled Activities

Thursday April 19, 2018 - All Day Long


ISC International Golf Masters Tournament

ISC Golf Tournament
The first ever Major golf tournament for all those with the Christmas spirit! Ok, let's be honest, for us duffers and everyone else
9:00 AM to 3:00 PM


Blood Drive

8:00 AM to 1:30 PM


Sliegh Level Sponsosrs Santa Sleigh Show Sliegh Level Sponsosrs

11:00 AM to 3:00 PM


Some Things You Can Do on Your Own


Two MAJOR events in Denver
Degas Showing and The Dead Sea Scrolls


Prices and hours of operation change all the time, so please call or visit the website of the activity you wish to partake in to verify that nothing has changed. Also, there may be some restrictions - so again, visit the website or call.


  • Denver Art Museum

    "The Scientific and Cultural Facilities District (SCFD) is metro Denver’s unique commitment to its arts, cultural and scientific organizations. Since its 1989 inception and initial voter approval, taxpayers’ SCFD dollars fund world-class cultural programming for all ages.

    Degas (only US Showing): A Passion for Perfection showcases prolific French artist Edgar Degas’ works from 1855 to 1906. More than 100 works consisting of paintings, drawings, pastels, etchings, monotypes, and sculptures in bronze are on view. The exhibition focuses on the most prominent and recurring themes throughout Degas’ 60-year career. These include his interest in learning from the art of the past and from that of his contemporaries, a lifelong fascination with the nude, a passion for horses, and his strong interest in opera and dance.

    Museum Hours
    MON Closed
    TUE–THU 10AM–5PM
    FRI 10AM–8PM
    SAT–SUN 10AM–5PM

    General Admission:
    Resident/Non-Resident
    Adult $10 / $13
    Senior (65+)/Military $8 / $10
    College Student $8 / $10
    Youth (0–18) FREE / FREE
    Address
    100 W 14TH Ave Pkwy,
    Denver, CO 80204




  • Denver Museum of Nature and Science

    Dead Sea Scroll Exhibit: The Dead Sea Scrolls are a record of laws, customs, and beliefs in the ancient Middle East, written in Hebrew, Aramaic, and Greek between 200 BCE and 70 CE.

    March 16 - September 3, 2018
    The regional premiere of the Dead Sea Scrolls is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to see authentic Dead Sea Scrolls, ancient manuscripts that include the oldest known Biblical documents dating back over 2,000 years. In addition, the largest collection of artifacts from Israel ever assembled for display will allow guests to explore the traditions, beliefs and iconic objects of ancient Israel that continue to impact world cultures today. There are over 500 authentic objects including inscriptions, weapons, terra cotta figures and remains of religious symbols.

    Exhibit Hours of Operation
    Daily 9 - 5

    Address
    2001 Colorado Blvd.
    Denver, CO 80205
    303.370.6000
    Tickets need to be purchased in advance
    The regional premiere of this exhibition is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to see authentic Dead Sea Scrolls. Special timed ticket required.

    Ticket prices range from +$6 (Child/Junior) to +$9 (Adult)



  • Aquarium and Restaurants

    "The Downtown Aquarium was purchased by Landry's Restaurants, Inc. in 2003, when it was Colorado's Ocean Journey Aquarium. On July 14, 2005, Landry's reopened the redesigned complex as Downtown Aquarium. The entertainment and dining complex features a public aquarium boasting more than a million gallons of underwater exhibits that highlight fascinating ecosystems around the world. Downtown Aquarium houses over 500 species of animals, the interactive Stingray Reef touch tank, Aquarium Restaurant, Dive Lounge, the Nautilus Ballroom and amusements for the entire family.

    With a full-service restaurant, an upscale bar, a fully equipped ballroom, aquatic and geographic exhibits and shopping, Downtown Aquarium has it all!"

    Exhibit Hours of Operation
    SUN - THU:
    10am – 9pm
    FRI and SAT:
    10am – 9:30pm

    Address
    700 Water Street, Denver, CO 80211
    Restaurant Hours of Operation
    SUN - THU:
    11am – 9pm
    FRI and SAT:
    11am – 9:30pm




    Aquarium Exhibit Only
    Adults (12-64) $20.50
    Seniors (65+) $19.50
    Children (3-11) $14.50
    Children (2 and under)FREE
    Aquarium Exhibit Plus Pass
    Adults (12-64) $25.50
    Seniors (65+) $24.50
    Children (3-11) $19.50
    Children (2 and under)FREE

  • Forney Museum Experience Transportation History!

    "The Forney Museum of Transportation is a one-of-a-kind collection of over 600 artifacts relating to historical transportation. It began 60 years ago with a single 1921 Kissel, but soon expanded to include vehicles of all kinds. Today it includes not just vehicles, but also buggies, motorcycles, steam locomotives, aircraft, carriages, rail equipment, fire apparatus, public transportation, sleighs, bicycles, toys and diecast models, vintage apparel and much, much more!

    Our collection highlights include: Union Pacific 'Big Boy' Steam Locomotive #4005, Amelia Earhart's 1923 Kissel 'Gold Bug', Forney Locomotive, Colorado and Southern Caboose, 1923 Hispano-Suiza, 1913-53 Indian Motocycle Collection, Denver and Rio Grande Dining Car, Stutz Fire Engine, 1888 Denver Cable Car, 1923 Case Steam Tractor, 1817 Draisenne Bicycle, 500 Piece Matchbox Collection, and more!"

    Hours
    Monday-Saturday 10am to 4pm
    Sunday 12pm-4pm
    *Museum Parking is Free*

    Admission Rates:
    Adults: $11.00
    Seniors(65+): $9.00
    Children(3-12): $5.00
    Children under 3: Free
    Address
    4303 Brighton Blvd
    Denver, CO 80216



  • The Stanley Hotel

    "Historic Colorado Hotel
    The Stanley Hotel, known for its architecture, magnificent setting, and famous visitors, may possibly be best known today for its inspirational role in the Stephen King's novel, "The Shining." This Colorado hotel has been featured as one of America's most haunted hotels and with the numerous stories from visitors and staff, The Stanley Hotel continues to "shine" today, as it did in 1909 when first opened. Explore the haunting history of The Stanley Hotel with one of many tours and special events which are offered by the Stanley Tour Office!"

    Hours
    They have Day and NIGHT
    tours, which last about 90 min.
    Call 970-577-4111
    to make a reservation
    Admission Rates:
    Depending on the tour,
    prices range from
    $20 - $28

    Address
    333 Wonderview Avenue
    Estes Park, CO 80517



  • Coors Brewing

    "See and taste traditional brewing in the Rocky Mountains! The brewery experience includes a 30-minute self-paced tour through our malting, brewing and packaging processes, sampling of Coors fine products in our hospitality lounge and shopping in the Coors and Co. gift shop. Samples are limited in quantity and available only to guests 21+ with a valid ID. Non-alcoholic beverages also available. Please no purses or bags; cameras are OK. Strollers are not permitted on tour/in brewery."

    Hours
    MON - SAT: 10am-4pm
    SUN: Noon-4pm
    To make a reservation call:
    (303) 277-BEER (2337)
    Admission Rates:
    The tour is free, but
    the beer isn't, you must
    have a ticket

    Address
    13th St. and Ford St.,
    Golden, CO 80401



  • The Butterfly Pavilion

    The Butterfly pavilion is "home to over 5,000 animals! Embark on an adventure to the realm of Rosie, our famous tarantula. Step to Water’s Edge to be immersed in an underwater world full of sea creatures. Explore our tropical rainforest where 1,600 butterflies rule the sky! End your journey in our gardens and nature trail where you’re sure to see critters of all kinds."

    Hours
    Daily from:
    9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    303-469-5441


    General Admission
    Adults – $11
    Westminster Res – $9
    Seniors (65+) – $9
    Children (2-12) – $7
    Children (under 2) – FREE
    Address
    6252 W. 104th Avenue
    Westminster, CO 80020

    Just 15 Min from
    Downtown Denver

  • Hammond's Candies

    "Ever wonder how lollipops, candy canes and other Hammond’s treats are made? Bring your curiosity and your sweet tooth for a complimentary tour of our factory. Thousands of kids and kids at heart visit us every year to watch as their favorite treats are pulled, twisted, shaped and packaged by hand—just like they have been since 1920.

    With large video screens installed throughout our factory, you’ll get an “up close and personal” look at how our delicious candies are made, while learning about our history in the Mile High City and hearing fun tidbits about the nostalgic candy you know and love. Plus, take home a tasty sweet treat, fresh from our factory!

    Hours
    Tue - Fri from:
    9:30 am - 3:00 pm

    Saturday from:
    10 am - 3:00 pm
    303-333-5588
    General Admission
    Check the website for change
    Admission: Free




    Address
    5735 N. Washington Street
    Denver, CO 80216
    Downtown Denver




  • Celestial Seasonings Tea Factory

    Join us here in beautiful Boulder, CO for a free factory tour. From raw ingredients to finished products, you’ll learn all about the wonderful world of tea and see how our wholesome products are blended, packaged and shipped. You'll never look at tea the same way again!

    The Celestial Seasonings factory tour is not your average tour experience. We take you into our tea manufacturing facility itself – so you get to be in the heart of the action!

    Our free tour takes 45 minutes to complete. After a short video introduction, visitors enjoy a 30-minute walking tour through our tea factory. Tours are guaranteed on the hour for walk-in public. Maximum 45 people per tour. Tickets are first come, first served. Please see below for important information about wheelchair accessibility, minimum age requirements and more.

    Free Tours
    M - Sat: 10 AM - 4 PM
    Sun: 11 AM - 3 PM
    Free Samples Art Gallery
    M - F: 9 AM - 4 PM
    Sat: 9 AM - 5 PM
    Sun: 10 AM - 5 PM
    Tea Shop
    M - Sat: 9 AM - 6 PM
    Sun: 10 AM - 5 PM
    General Admission
    FREE







    Address
    4600 Sleepytime Drive
    Boulder, CO 80301
    303-581-1266







  • Denver Mint

    And I don't mean chocolates.
    "Learn the rich history of the United States Mint and how we produce billions of coins each year for the American public with a free, guided tour of the Denver facility. Tours are recommended for children 7 years and older.

    Tour Tickets
    Free tour tickets are available at the Tour Information window located at the Gift Shop entrance gate on Cherokee Street, between West Colfax Avenue and West 14th Avenue. The Tour Information window opens at 7 a.m., Monday- Thursday (excluding observed federal holidays), and will remain open until all tickets have been distributed. Tickets are for same-day tours only; no advance tickets are available. Tickets will be distributed on a first-come, first-served basis and are limited to 5 per person. Tickets are in high demand and go quickly when released at 7:00 a.m., this includes Spring Break, from March 13 to April 3, 2017."

    Tour Hours
    MON - THU:
    8:00 am - 3:30 pm
    Tour takes ~45 min
    General Admission
    Free
    See note above

    Address
    320 West Colfax Avenue
    Denver, CO 80204-2693


  • Black Hawk Casinos

    Feel like a game of chance, casinos, and maybe some winnings. Then visit the Black Hawk casinos in the City of Black Hawk. The city is about 37 miles from Denver, or about 46 minutes away.


  • Central City Casinos

    Feel like a game of chance, casinos, and maybe some winnings. Then visit the Central City casinos in at Central City. The city is about 37 miles from Denver, or about 46 minutes away.


  • Denver Interlocken Golf

    Are you needing more golf? We have it for you, right here at the Interlockin Resort.
    Green fees are $105 for those not staying at the hotel, and $85 for those that are. See, there is value staying at the resort!

    All rates include 18-hole guest fee, cart fee, practice facility and use of the GPS system.

    Just want to hit some ball? Practice range balls are $30 for non-members/non-guests, and $15 members/guests of members and resort guests.


  • Rocky Mountain National Parks

    "Rocky Mountain National Park’s 415 square miles encompass and protect spectacular mountain environments. Enjoy Trail Ridge Road – which crests at over 12,000 feet including many overlooks to experience the subalpine and alpine worlds – along with over 300 miles of hiking trails, wildflowers, wildlife, starry nights, and fun times. In a world of superlatives, Rocky is on top!"

    Phone: (970) 586-1206
    General park questions: (970) 586-1206.
    Recorded Trail Ridge Road status: (970) 586-1222


  • Colorado Rockies MLB!

    Batter Up!!!

    "The Most Exciting Park in Baseball History
    In 1999, Coors Field firmly founded itself as the most prolific offensive ballpark ever created. The Rockies and their opponents combined for 303 home runs, the most ever in a season at one venue, with one or more tenants. The average 1999 score was 8-7. And, like the park's previous seasons, no lead was safe. The Rockies on one occasion lost after relinquishing an eight-run lead. Two days later, they entered the bottom of the ninth down 12-5, but rallied for five runs and stranded the tying run on second.

    But while the experts are still debating whether the egg preceded the chicken, one thing is obvious: Offensive baseball came well before Coors Field. Even after the park's inception in 1995, American League teams have consistently compiled higher batting averages and more hits than the Rockies. And, Mark McGwire hit only one of his 70 home runs in Denver during his magical 1998 season. In the park's short lifetime, there's also been a no-hitter and 14 shutouts. Coors was only a small cog in baseball's shift to a hitter's game; it wasn't the catalyst.

    Tours of Coors Field are available Monday through Saturday during the season and Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday during the offseason. Our tours provide a behind-the-scenes look at one of the premier ballparks in Major League Baseball.

    All tours begin at Gate D (21st and Blake Street). Tours typically last 70-80 minutes and cover a distance of approximately one mile. Private tours with young children typically last 45-60 minutes. All tours are accessible for guests with disabilities."

    Public Tours
    During the Baseball Season
    MON - SAT
    Non-Game Days:
    10:00 am, 12:00 pm, 2:00 pm
    Evening Game Days:
    10:00 am, 12:00 pm
    Afternoon Game Days:
    No Tours

    During the Offseason:
    MON, WED, FRI, SAT
    12:00 pm and 2:00 pm
    Public Tour Prices
    Adults: $10
    Seniors (55 and older): $8
    Children (12 and under):$7



    Game Ticket Prices
    These range from $4 - $70+
    Depending on where you sit



    Address
    21st and Blake Street
    Denver, CO
    (303) ROCKIES
    (303) 762-5437