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Nominees for Denver Top 20 Survey

The following is the list of nominees in's annual survey of the Top 20 Places to Take Kids for the Denver area. (Click here to see last year's Top 20 and category winners.)

If it is before June 21 at midnight and you haven't already voted, click here to access our 2024 survey to place your votes for your top three venues and educator categories.

HERE ARE SOME GREAT SUGGESTIONS! (You can also write in your own venues on the survey.)

Venue Nominees

"My Local Library"

 A Northern Colorado Corn Maze

Activate Indoor Activity Park

Adventure Golf and Raceway

American Mountaineering Museum

American Museum of Western Art - The Anschutz Collection

Anderson Farms

Apex Center

Berry Patch Farm CSA and Pick Your Own

Bird Conservancy of the Rockies

Bluff Lake Nature Center

Butterfly Pavilion

Black American West Museum & Heritage Center

Boondocks Food and Fun

Boulder JCC

Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art

Broomfield Recreation

Buffalo Bill Museum and Grave

Carousel of Happiness

Celtic Steps at Woodlake Center

Celtic Steps Colorado Springs

Celtic Steps Denver Dance Studio

Celtic Steps Frederick CO

Celtic Steps Irish Dance Boulder Classes

Center for Colorado Women's History


Cheyenne Mountain Zoo

Children's Museum of Denver at Marsico Campus

Colon Orchards

Colorado Avalanche

Colorado Mammoth

Colorado Pumpkin Patch

Colorado Railroad Museum

Colorado Rockies

Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum

Colorado Symphony Orchestra

Cottonwood Farm

Covered Bridge Ranch

Denver Art Museum

Denver Botanic Gardens - York Street

Denver Botanic Gardens-Chatfield Farms

Denver Botanic Gardens-Mount Goliath

Denver Broncos

Denver Firefighters Museum

Denver Museum of Miniatures Dolls and Toys

Denver Museum of Nature & Science

Denver Nuggets

Denver Zoo

Devil's Thumb Ranch Resort & Spa

Dinosaur Ridge

Downtown Aquarium

Ela Family Farms

Elitch Gardens

Fiske Planetarium

Forney Museum of Transportation

Fountain Creek Nature Center

Four Mile Historic Park

Fritzler Farm Park

Garden of the Gods Visitor & Nature Center

Gateway Park Fun Center

Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park

Golden History Museum & Park

Happy Apple Farm

Heritage Lakewood Belmar Park (formerly Lakewood Heritage Center)

History Colorado Center

iFly Denver

Kids Wonder

Lakeside Amusement Park

LLT Fun Center

Lone Creek Farms

Loveland Museum

Lucky Strike Lanes - Lakewood

Majestic View Nature Center and Park

Mazzotti Farms

Miller Farms & Corn Maze

Mines Museum of Earth Science

Molly Brown House Museum

Morrison Natural History Museum

Morrison Nature Center at Star K Ranch

Museum of Boulder

Museum of Contemporary Art - Denver

My Gym - Arvada

National Western Stock Show

Osborn Farm Pumpkin Patch

Plains Conservation Center

Podium Karting & Events

Red Rocks Park and Amphitheater

Rock Creek Farm Pumpkin Patch and Corn Maze

Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge

Rocky Mountain Dinosaur Resource Center

Rocky Mountain National Park

Rocky Mountain Pumpkin Ranch

Rocky Mountain School of Expeditionary Learning

Rocky Mountain Theatre for kids - Boulder

Rocky Mountain Theatre For Kids- Denver

Rocky Mountain Vibes

Santa's Workshop, North Pole Colorado

Senac Creek Nature Center at Aurora Reservoir

Shredder Ski and Play Gym - Lafayette

Skate City of Colorado

SNÖBAHN - Indoor Ski & Snowboard

Splash at Fossil Trace

Staenberg Loup Jewish Community Center

Sunflower Farm

The Argo

The Bay Aquatic Park

The Hudson Gardens and Event Center

Tiny Town and Tiny Town Railroad

Urban Adventure Quest

Urban Air Adventure Park - Denver

Water World

Western Museum of Mining & Industry

Westlands Park

Westminster Parks and Rec

Wings Over the Rockies Air & Space Museum

Wishing Star Farm

WOW! Children's Museum

YMCA of Metro Denver

Arts Educators

Adventure Quest with Renaissance Adventures

American Music School

Art Students League of Denver

artSPARK Creative Studio

Arvada Center for the Arts and Humanities

Athena Project

Brighton Recreation Center

Broadway Music School

Broomfield Children's Chorus

Castle Rock Dance Academy

Center for the Arts Evergreen

City of Aurora Cultural Services Division

Colorado Children's Chorale

Colorado Children's Theatre

Colorado Music Institute

Createry Workshop - Littleton

Creative Dance Kids

David Ross Piano Studio L.L.C.

Denver Academy of Ballet

Denver Center for the Performing Arts

Denver Music Institute

Downtown Aurora Visual Arts

Elite Dance Academy- Boulder

Elite Dance Academy- Broomfield

Foothills Art Center - Golden, CO

Fort Lupton Recreation Dept.

Friends of Chamber Music

Heritage Irish Stepdancers-Dance Academy

Heritage Irish Stepdancers-Friendship Irish Dance Center

Heritage Irish Stepdancers-Jazzercise Evergreen

Heritage Irish Stepdancers-Taps ?N Toes

Inside the Orchestra

Jesters Dinner Theatre & School for the Performing Arts

Littleton Ballet Academy

Littleton School of Music

Lone Tree Arts Center

Longmont Museum

Michelle Latimer Dance Academy

Mizel Arts and Cultural Center

Mizel Museum

Moovment House

My Art Workshop

Northglenn Arts

PAA - Performing Arts Academy

Phamaly Theatre Company


School of the Poetic City

School Of Rock Denver

Summer Camps at Kent Denver School

Swallow Hill Music

Swallow Hill Music-Lowry

The Aurora Fox

The School Of Beats

The Seasoned Chef Cooking School

Tinker Art Studio

Town Hall Arts Center

Twinkle Together LLC

Young Voices of Colorado 


Sports Educators

5280 Gymnastics

A-1 Scuba & Travel Aquatics Center

Aerial Cirque Over Denver

Altitude Youth Ultimate

Arvada - Susan M. Duncan Family YMCA

Belly Bliss

Big Bear Ice Arena

Boulder Rock Club

Camp Gladiator

Central Park Recreation Center

Cleo Parker Robinson Dance

Colorado School of Gymnastics

Colorado School of Mines

Colorado Therapeutic Riding Center Inc.

Dardano's School of Gymnastics

Dark Horse Brazilian Jiu-Jitzu

Denver Aikikai

Denver Divers and the Swim School of Denver

Denver Judo

Denver Ki-Aikido

Denver Ving Tsun Kung Fu

Edge Ice Arena

Enshin Academy

Evolve Martial Arts and Fitness & Krav Maga Institute

Gates Tennis Center

Goldfish Swim School

Green Mountain Recreation Center

Hearts & Horses Inc.

Ice Centre at the Promenade

JET Kids Gymnastics

Meadow Creek Tennis & Fitness Club

Monument Ice Rinks

Movement Climbing + Fitness Denver

Ocean First

One World Dive and Travel

Peak Community & Wellness Center

PGC Basketball

Radiant Beginnings Yoga

SafeSplash Swim School

Seo's Martial Arts

Skyhawks and SuperTots Sports Academy

South Suburban Family Sports

Sport Stable

The Apollo Center / Iluminar Aerial

The Little Gym

The River Yoga

TIGAR Gymnastics & Cheer

Tiger Kim's Academy

TOCA Soccer and Fitness Center

Universal Kempo Karate

Utah Indoor Pool

Velocity Recreation

Wash Park Martial Arts

Waterworks Aquatics

Westminster Swim & Fitness Center

YMCA of Metro Denver

STEM Educators

Bird Conservancy of the Rockies

Bluff Lake Nature Center

Butterfly Pavilion

Code Ninjas

Coding with Kids

Colorado Code Club

Cool Science

Curious Jane

DECtech Outreach Program at Colorado School of Mines

Destination Imagination Colorado

Engineering For Kids Denver

Hack World

iD Tech

Inspire to Learn & Imagine

Mad Science of Colorado

S.T.E.A.M. Academy CO

Strategic Kids


The Logan School for Creative Learning

UC Denver Architecture in the City Summer Camp

WAVE Global

Whiz Kids Tutoring