Nature/Outdoors | Kids Out and About Denver

Garden of the Gods Visitor & Nature Center

Explore Colorado Springs' paradise in one magical stop. Garden of the Gods Park is a registered National Natural Landmark. Imagine dramatic views, 300' towering sandstone rock formations against a backdrop of snow-capped Pikes Peak and brilliant blue skies. This world-class Visitor & Nature Center and museum is the most visited attraction in the region with all new interactive exhibits.
1805 North 30th Street
Colorado Springsq , CO , 80904
Phone: 719.634.6666
38° 52' 42.2364" N, 104° 52' 11.172" W

Location:

Arapahoe Community College
5900 S. Santa Fe Drive
Littleton, CO, 80160
United States

Phone:

303-330-8237

10th Annual Affordable Arts Festival

Dates: 
08/29/2021
Time: 
9AM - 3PM

Organization:

Location:

245 Bear Creek Road
Colorado Springs, CO, 80906
United States

2021 Bear Creek Summer Nature Camp

Dates: 
07/26/2021
07/27/2021
07/28/2021
Time: 
See website for details.

Organization:

Location:

320 Pepper Grass Lane
Fountain, CO, 80817
United States

Phone:

719-520-6745

2021 Fountain Creek Summer Nature Camp

Dates: 
07/23/2021
08/02/2021
08/03/2021
Time: 
See website for details.

Organization:

Location:

6252 West 104th Ave.
Westminster, CO, 80020
United States

2021 Summer Camps at Butterfly Pavilion (ages 5-12)

Dates: 
07/23/2021
07/26/2021
07/27/2021
Time: 
9am - 4pm

Organization:

Lafayette Chamber

Location:

203 E Simpson St
Lafayette, CO, 80026
United States

Phone:

303-666-9555

Location:

Levitt Pavilion Denver - CO
1380 W Florida Ave
Denver, CO, 80223
United States

Location:

Eagle Pointe Recreation Center
6060 E. Parkway Dr.
Commerce City, CO, 80022
United States

Phone:

303.289.3600

Adventure Trek Summer Camp (ages 11-15) - Commerce City

Dates: 
07/26/2021
07/27/2021
07/28/2021
Time: 
7am - 6pm

Organization:

Arapahoe County Fair

Location:

25690 East Quincy Ave
Aurora, CO, 80016
United States

Arapahoe County Fair

Dates: 
07/23/2021
07/24/2021
07/25/2021
Time: 
Times vary--see schedule

Organization:

Location:

2805 Wilderness Place Suite 100
Boulder, CO, 80302
United States

Phone:

720-249-2412

Avid4 Adventure Summer Camp (Multiple Cities)

Dates: 
07/23/2021
07/26/2021
07/27/2021
Time: 
9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Organization:

Location:

11255 E Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
Denver, CO, 80238
United States

Phone:

(303) 945-6717

Bluff Lake Nature Center Summer Camp

Dates: 
07/23/2021
07/26/2021
07/27/2021
Time: 
9am-3pm

Location:

650 Perry Park Ave
Larkspur, CO, 80118
United States

Phone:

(303) 688-6010

Colorado Renaissance Festival 2021

Dates: 
07/24/2021
07/25/2021
07/31/2021
Time: 
10:00am - 6:30pm

Location:

COLORADO STATE FAIRGROUNDS
1001 Beulah Ave
Pueblo, CO, 81004
United States

Phone:

303.869.9005

Colorado State Fair

Dates: 
08/27/2021
08/28/2021
08/29/2021
Time: 
See website

Organization:

City of Commerce City

Location:

7887 E. 60th Ave.
Commerce City, CO, 80022
United States

Phone:

303.289.3600

Commerce City Cultural Council's Music in the Park (Commerce City)

Dates: 
07/29/2021
08/05/2021
08/12/2021
Time: 
6:30pm - 8:30pm

Location:

Clement Park - Littleton, CO
7306 W Bowles Ave
Littleton, CO, 80123
United States

Phone:

303-409-2100

Concerts in Clement Park

Dates: 
07/29/2021
08/05/2021
08/12/2021
Time: 
7:00pm - 8:30pm

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Danbury Library presents: The Reading (Virtual) Road Trip

Dates: 
07/26/2021
08/02/2021
08/09/2021
Time: 
10 a.m.

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Danbury Library presents: What is it Wednesdays! Virtual Guessing Game for ages 5+

Dates: 
07/28/2021
08/04/2021
08/11/2021
Time: 
3 p.m.

Location:

Colorado Springs Event Center
3960 Palmer Park Blvd
Colorado Springs, CO, 80909
United States

Dino Stroll - Colorado Springs

Dates: 
09/04/2021
09/05/2021
Time: 
See website for details.

Organization:

Location:

16831 W. Alameda Parkway
Morrison, CO, 80465
United States

Phone:

303.697.3466

Dinosaur Ridge Summer Day Camps

Dates: 
07/23/2021
07/26/2021
07/27/2021
Time: 
9:00AM-3:00PM

Location:

Historic Downtown Castle Rock - CO
.
Castle Rock, CO, .
United States

Phone:

303.688.4597

Douglas County Fair Parade 2021

Dates: 
07/31/2021
Time: 
9 AM

Organization:

Landis Arboretum

Location:

174 Lape Road P.O. BOX 186
Esperance, NY, 12066
United States

Phone:

5188756935

Dragonflies and Damselflies

Dates: 
07/24/2022
Time: 
1:00PM - 3:00PM

Organization:

Orchard Town Center

Location:

14697 Delaware Street, Suite 850
Westminster, CO, 80023
United States

Phone:

7205600177

FACE at Orchard Town Center

Dates: 
07/31/2021
Time: 
6 p.m.

Fall 2021 Gardening Lecture Series

Dates: 
09/01/2021
09/12/2021
09/19/2021
Time: 
7:00PM EST (Sept 1), 2:00 pm EST (other dates)

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Family Nature Club - Birds

Dates: 
08/07/2021
Time: 
9:00AM

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

FOFM Summer Camps- VIRTUAL

Dates: 
07/23/2021
07/26/2021
07/27/2021
Time: 
9:00AM – 3:00PM

Organization:

Location:

1849 C St NW
Washington, DC, 20240
United States

Phone:

202-208-6843

Free Entrance Days in the National Parks!

Dates: 
08/04/2021
08/25/2021
09/25/2021
Time: 
See website for details.

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Free Online Climate Workshops For Elementary and Middle School Students

Dates: 
08/04/2021
08/07/2021
08/11/2021
Time: 
4PM - 5PM EST on Wednesdays 11AM - 12PM EST on Saturdays

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Fun Garden Projects to do with your Kids

Dates: 
10/10/2021
Time: 
2:00 pm EST

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Grades 1 and 2 - Disguises and Surprises (week-long camp)

Dates: 
07/23/2021
07/26/2021
07/27/2021
Time: 
10:00 AM

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Grades 1 and 2 - Zoo Explorers (week-long camp)

Dates: 
08/02/2021
08/03/2021
08/04/2021
Time: 
10:00 AM

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Grades 3 and 4 - Marine Mysteries (week-long camp)

Dates: 
07/23/2021
07/26/2021
07/27/2021
Time: 
10:00 AM

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Grades 3 and 4 - Wildlife Agents (week-long camp)

Dates: 
08/02/2021
08/03/2021
08/04/2021
Time: 
10:00 AM

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Grades 5 and 6 - Ocean Commotion (week-long camp)

Dates: 
07/23/2021
07/26/2021
07/27/2021
Time: 
11:00 AM

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Grades 5 and 6 - The Climate Challenge (week-long camp)

Dates: 
08/02/2021
08/03/2021
08/04/2021
Time: 
11:00 AM

Organization:

City of Northglenn

Location:

11701 Community Center Drive
Northglenn, CO, 80233
United States

Phone:

(303) 451-8326

HEAL Full Moon Bike Ride - With City of Northglenn

Dates: 
07/23/2021
08/21/2021
09/20/2021
Time: 
Times Vary

Location:

Highlands Square
W 32ND Ave
Denver, CO, 80211
United States

Highlands Street Fair 2021

Dates: 
08/28/2021
Time: 
See website

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

History of the George Landis Arboretum

Dates: 
08/20/2021
Time: 
7:00PM - 8:00PM

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Humber Arboretum Virtual Nature Camp

Dates: 
07/23/2021
07/26/2021
07/27/2021
Time: 
9:30 am - 11:30 am

Location:

Civic Green Park - Highlands Ranch, CO
9370 S Ridgeline Blvd
Highlands Ranch, CO, 80129
United States

Ice Cream Social - Highlands Ranch Metro District

Dates: 
08/04/2021
Time: 
5pm - 8pm

Organization:

Location:

10200 Smith Rd
Denver, CO, 80239
United States

Junior Counselor - FULL DAY (Ages 13+) - The Urban Farm

Dates: 
07/23/2021
07/26/2021
07/27/2021
Time: 
9am - 3pm

Organization:

Location:

10200 Smith Rd
Denver, CO, 80239
United States

Junior Counselor - HALF DAY (Ages 13+) - The Urban Farm

Dates: 
07/23/2021
07/26/2021
07/27/2021
Time: 
9am - 12pm

Location:

CityCenter Amphitheater - Englewood, CO
1000 Englewood Parkway
Englewood, CO, 80110
United States

Phone:

303-762-2300

Kidstage - City of Englewood

Dates: 
07/27/2021
Time: 
6:30pm - 8:00pm

Organization:

Location:

6550 Gateway Rd.
Denver, CO, 80022
United States

Phone:

303-289-0930

Let's Go Fishing: Catch the Fun! - Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge

Dates: 
07/23/2021
07/24/2021
07/25/2021
Time: 
sunrise to sunset

Location:

Centennial Park-Frederick
630 8th St.
Frederick, CO, 80530
United States

Phone:

720-382-5500

Miners Day - Frederick

Dates: 
09/18/2021
Time: 
see website

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Minnesota Zoo’s Virtual Summer Camp

Dates: 
07/23/2021
07/26/2021
07/27/2021
Time: 
times vary

Location:

2211 Xanthia Way
Denver, CO, 80238
United States

Phone:

303-322-8324

Montessori Summer Day Camp (ages 1-12)

Dates: 
07/23/2021
07/26/2021
07/27/2021
Time: 
Our summer camps are designed to fit around your family’s schedule, both work and play. We have daily schedule options ranging from half-days to extended-days (7:30am – 6:00pm).

Organization:

Thornton Recreation

Location:

9500 Civic Center Drive
Thornton, CO, 80229
United States

Phone:

303-255-7800

Neighborhood Movies in the Park - City of Thornton

Dates: 
07/24/2021
07/28/2021
07/31/2021
Time: 
Movies begin at dusk

Organization:

Location:

6550 Gateway Rd.
Denver, CO, 80022
United States

Phone:

303-289-0930

New Archery Range! - Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge

Dates: 
07/23/2021
07/24/2021
07/25/2021
Time: 
Refuge hours sunrise to sunset

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Online: Austin Reptile Shows

Dates: 
07/29/2021
Time: 
2pm

Location:

15625 E Iliff Ave
Aurora, CO, 80013
United States

Phone:

(303) 752-4083

Organization:

Orchard Town Center

Location:

14697 Delaware Street, Suite 850
Westminster, CO, 80023
United States

Phone:

7205600177

Phat Daddy at Orchard Town Center

Dates: 
07/24/2021
Time: 
6 p.m.

Location:

Plains Conservation Center - Aurora, CO
21901 E. Hampden Ave
Aurora , CO, 80013
United States

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Preschool/Kindergarten - I Spy Surprise (week-long camp)

Dates: 
07/23/2021
07/26/2021
07/27/2021
Time: 
9:00 AM

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Preschool/Kindergarten - Where the Wild Things Live (week-long camp)

Dates: 
08/02/2021
08/03/2021
08/04/2021
Time: 
9:00 AM

Location:

Downtown Westminster - Westminster, CO
5453 W 88th Ave
Westminster, CO, 80031
United States

Reels on Wheels Drive-In Movies at Downtown Westminster

Dates: 
07/23/2021
07/28/2021
07/29/2021
Time: 
Gates open at 6pm; Pre-show entertainment starts at 7pm

Location:

851 Trail Ridge Rd
Louisville, CO, 80027
United States

REGISTRATION OPEN Altitude Youth Ultimate Summer Camps (ages 7-16)

Dates: 
07/23/2021
Time: 
Times vary by camp selected. See website for details.

Location:

Isabella Bird Community School
2701 N. Lima St.
Denver, CO, 80238
United States

Registration Open for Camp Galileo (pre-K through 4th)

Dates: 
07/23/2021
07/26/2021
07/27/2021
Time: 
See website for times.

Organization:

Location:

923 10th St.
Golden, CO, 80401
United States

Phone:

303-278-3557

REGISTRATION OPEN Hands-on History Summer Camp - Golden History Museum & Park

Dates: 
07/23/2021
07/26/2021
07/27/2021
Time: 
8:30am - 4:30pm

Location:

Chatfield State Park
11500 N Roxborough Park Rd
Littleton, CO, 80125
United States

Phone:

(720) 249-2412

REGISTRATION OPEN Learn to Paddle (ages 4-6) - Avid4 Adventure - Golden

Dates: 
07/23/2021
07/26/2021
07/27/2021
Time: 
9am - 3pm

Organization:

Location:

3455 Nuckolls Avenue
Pueblo, CO, 81005
United States

Phone:

719-561-1452

REGISTRATION OPEN Pueblo Zoo Summer Camps!

Dates: 
07/23/2021
07/26/2021
07/27/2021
Time: 
9am - 3pm

Organization:

Location:

4250 Cheyenne Mountain Zoo Rd.
Colorado Springs, CO, 80906
United States

Phone:

719-424-7827

REGISTRATION OPEN Summer Camps at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo (K-9th grade)

Dates: 
07/23/2021
07/26/2021
07/27/2021
Time: 
Please see camp listings for specific time informatio.

Organization:

Location:

2300 Steele St.
Denver, CO, 80205
United States

Phone:

720-377-1400

REGISTRATION OPEN Summer Safari Camp - Denver Zoo

Dates: 
07/23/2021
07/26/2021
07/27/2021
Time: 
9am - 4pm

Location:

6249 South Turkey Creek Road
Morrison, CO, 80465
United States

Phone:

(303) 697-6829

Reopening of Tiny Town and Railroad

Dates: 
07/23/2021
07/24/2021
07/25/2021
Time: 
10am - 5pm

Location:

City Park Pavilion - Denver, CO
2001 Colorado Blvd
Denver, CO, 80205
United States

Rock in the Park - Parent Rocker Organization

Dates: 
08/15/2021
Time: 
4pm - 8pm

Organization:

Location:

700 Water St.
Denver, CO, 80211
United States

Phone:

303-561-4450

Shark Day at Downtown Aquarium

Dates: 
08/07/2021
Time: 
10am - 5pm

Organization:

Location:

4250 Cheyenne Mountain Zoo Rd.
Colorado Springs, CO, 80906
United States

Phone:

7194247847

Silent Night at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo

Dates: 
09/11/2021
Time: 
5:30pm - 7:30pm

Organization:

Location:

1800 Platte Drive
Denver , CO, 80202
United States

Phone:

720-306-8000

SPREE Summer Camps- 2021

Dates: 
07/23/2021
07/26/2021
07/27/2021
Time: 
8:30 AM to 5:00 PM. Please note that 2:30 - 5:00 PM requires an additional aftercare fee.

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Spring Into Gardening: Monarch Butterflies

Dates: 
07/28/2021
Time: 
6:30pm

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

Summer Backyard Stargazing

Dates: 
07/29/2021
Time: 
7:00PM-8:15PM

Organization:

Location:

20 Lakeview Dr Unit 107
Nederland, CO, 80466
United States

Phone:

(303) 258-0495

Summer Camp 2021

Dates: 
07/26/2021
07/27/2021
07/28/2021
Time: 
8:00AM, 4:00PM

Location:

ONLINE ONLY

SUMMER CAMP 2021 (Virtual) - Museum of Life and Science

Dates: 
07/23/2021
07/26/2021
07/27/2021
Time: 
See website for details.

Organization:

Location:

1007 York Street
Denver, CO, 80206
United States

Summer Camp 2021 - Denver Botanic Gardens

Dates: 
07/23/2021
07/26/2021
07/27/2021
Time: 
9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Organization:

Boulder Rock Club

Location:

2829 Mapleton Avenue
Boulder, CO, 80301
United States

Phone:

800-836-4008

Summer Camps at Boulder Rock Club

Dates: 
07/23/2021
07/26/2021
07/27/2021
Time: 
See website for details.

Organization:

Location:

1007 York Street
Denver, CO, 80206
United States

Location:

11777 Sheridan Blvd
Westminster, CO, 80020
United States

Phone:

(303) 426-8888

Summer Movie Nights at Victory Church

Dates: 
08/07/2021
Time: 
7pm - 10pm

Location:

E.B. Rains Jr. Memorial Park
11701 Community Center Dr,
Northglenn, CO, 80233
United States

Phone:

(303) 451-8326

Location:

Centennial Center Park - CO
13050 E Peakview Ave
Centennial, CO, 80111
United States

Phone:

(303) 325-8000

Summer Social: Centennial Center Park

Dates: 
07/29/2021
Time: 
6pm - 8pm

Organization:

Stanley Marketplace

Location:

2501 Dallas St
Aurora, CO, 80010
United States

Sunday Music Series at Stanley Marketplace

Dates: 
07/25/2021
08/01/2021
08/08/2021
Time: 
See website

Location:

CityCenter Amphitheater - Englewood, CO
1000 Englewood Parkway
Englewood, CO, 80110
United States

Phone:

303-762-2300

SunSET Concert Series - City of Englewood

Dates: 
07/29/2021
08/05/2021
08/12/2021
Time: 
6pm - 8pm

Organization:

Landis Arboretum

Location:

174 Lape Road P.O. BOX 186
Esperance, NY, 12066
United States

Phone:

5188756935

Trail Camera Tips and Tricks Workshop

Dates: 
09/04/2021
Time: 
7PM-8:30PM

Organization:

Water World

Location:

8801 N. Pecos Street
Federal Heights, CO, 80260
United States

Phone:

303-427-7873

Water World is Open for the 2021 Season!

Dates: 
07/23/2021
07/24/2021
07/25/2021
Time: 
See website

Organization:

Location:

1007 York Street
Denver, CO, 80206
United States

Welcome Home: Meet Your Habitat - Denver Botanic Gardens York Street

Dates: 
07/23/2021
07/24/2021
07/25/2021
Time: 
Sunday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday 9am - 8pm; Monday & Wednesday 9am - 3pm

Location:

7301 S Santa Fe Dr
Littleton, CO, 80120
United States

Welcome to the Jungle (grades 1st-5th) - The Thinkery Co-Lab

Dates: 
07/23/2021
Time: 
9am - 12pm OR 12:30pm - 3:30pm (depending on dates selected)

Location:

Anderson Park - Wheat Ridge, CO
44th Ave. and Field St.
Wheat Ridge, CO, 80033
United States

Phone:

+1 303-234-5900

Wheat Ridge Carnation Festival

Dates: 
08/13/2021
08/14/2021
08/15/2021
Time: 
See website

Organization:

Location:

6550 Gateway Rd.
Denver, CO, 80022
United States

Phone:

303-289-0930

Wildlife Drive at Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge

Dates: 
07/23/2021
07/24/2021
07/25/2021
Time: 
Daily from sunrise to sunset