Skip the tie and cologne for Dad this year! Colorado has so much to offer, so get out and explore. Father’s Day is June 16th so we have compiled a list of unique ideas for every budget to give Dad a special experience this year.
Arvada – Olde Town Arvada never disappoints and if you haven’t been, this should be the weekend to try it out! Enjoy free entry to activities like bluegrass music with dueling bands, there will be an offering of drink specials and rare bourbons, check out The Bluegrass & Bourbon event here.
Breckenridge – Heading to the mountains this weekend? Why not step back in time and take Dad panning for gold? All equipment will be provided for this fun and FREE adventure, learn more here.
Castle Rock – For the adventurer, try out a variety of activities: Ziplining, Ninja Warrior course, rappelling, and more! Learn more at Castle Rock Pline Tours.
Denver – Help Dad hone his bbq skills by visiting the Free bbq festival at Bronco’s Stadium at Mile High! Food will be available for purchase while you listen to live music and visit pit masters and bbq restaurants. All the details are here.
Denver/RiNo – There is not a shortage of microbreweries in Colorado, does Dad fancy himself an amateur cicerone? Then head out for a microbrew tour! Enjoy an art tour and sample 10+ beers on this guided tour, check out all the options here.
Fountain – For the sports car enthusiast, Dad will enjoy 30-minute classroom instruction before heading out to the oval lap in a Ferrari to achieve speeds over 200 mph! Get all the details here.
Highlands Ranch – For a family-friendly experience, head over to the Game Train USA: Games, food, and a train simulator await you! Peruse their website to review all options here.
Littleton – Golf is a game that requires lifelong practice, why not treat your golfer to a round with a golf Pro? Arrowhead golf course is a beautiful and ideal setting for private instruction followed by a tasty dinner at their on-site restaurant, here.
Lone Tree – For the daredevil who isn’t quite ready to take the full plunge out of a plane, try Indoor Skydiving! iFly offers indoor skydiving for participants as young as 3 years old and is inclusive of everyone regardless of physical or cognitive challenges! Learn more here.
Salida – The nation’s largest whitewater festival is celebrating its 71st year! Events include kid’s fun runs, mountain bike races, raft & kayak events, and more! To read all about it, click here.
Happy Father’s Day to all the men who help raise children!