Denver Comic Con is Fun for the Whole Family

We’re on a quest this Summer to find new things to do as a family. We’ve done a lot of the mainstream things Denver has to offer so I’m always keeping an ear out for new and unexpected things to try out. I was standing in line at Target recently when I overheard a conversation about Denver Comic Con being one of the only Comic Cons in the country that is promoted as kid … [Read more...]

Enjoying Date Night overnight in the mountains

My girlfriend, odd terminology at my age, was out of town for my birthday. She had wanted to get away for a night at a romantic location, together. She had used Denver Date Night to plan an evening out when we were first dating and decided to use the service again for our romantic overnight. We were booked for an overnight at Devil's Thumb Ranch outside of Tabernash, CO. I … [Read more...]

Upscale Arcade and Bowling Alley is a Win For All

It’s been years since I spent any significant time in an arcade. I used to spend a lot of time (and a lot of quarters) at the arcade at Northglenn Mall (back when it was a mall). And my parents dragged me to the old bowling alley on Thursday nights for their league. When I was at either the arcade or the bowling alley – it felt like I was a being a little rebel (I’m not really … [Read more...]

An Intergalactic Feast for the Eyes and the Stomach

We're going to cheat and admit we actually did this amazing two-some between Christmas and New Years when the kids were bored, but it's not too late!  Plus, if your kids are like ours they need cheering up after heading back to school! First, go check out  "Star Wars and the Power of Costume" at the Denver Art Museum. This amazing show runs through April 2nd and you'll love … [Read more...]

Meet Local Snowboarder, Red Gerard

Last weekend at the Dew Tour in Breckenridge, Denver Parent had the privilege to sit down with 16-year-old pro snowboarder and Summit County resident, Red Gerard. When I first walked in, Red looked like he'd just gotten off the slopes...helmet hair stuffed in a hat and a bag of ice on his ankle. He flashed me a smile that only a kid who plays outside all day long doing what … [Read more...]