Denver Area Haunted House Guide for all ages

Haunted Field of Screams and Maize in the City – Thornton 10451 McKay Road, Thornton, CO 80233 Haunted Field of Screams - Ticket prices vary but start at $49 for the 3 attractions, more for instant access Denver Parent enjoyed visit for our 2nd year in a row and this time we brought teens along! The experience proved to be terrifying and exciting and didn’t disappoint. … [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...]

Great Wolf Lodge in Colorado Springs is fun for the whole family!

Great Wolf Lodge in Colorado Springs invited us to visit for a weekend, who am I to say no? I was a bit concerned when we arrived that the attractions would not appeal to my children as everything looked a little too kiddy oriented to me, I was pleasantly shocked at the amount of fun we had during the weekend. The main attraction is the water park which includes four … [Read more...]

He said/She said, a “duet” at the new Voicebox Karaoke

He said/She said - would you take two groups of kids on a date to a karaoke bar? We did! "How would you and your kids like to go to karaoke with me and my kids?" Karaoke? I can't sing, I don't want to get up in front of a bunch of strangers and embarrass myself. Could you possibly have a worse idea? Now, in a rare moment of self control, I managed to keep these thoughts … [Read more...]

Steampunk and more this summer at the Colorado Railroad Museum

If you haven't been out to the Colorado Railroad Museum lately, there's something for every age group. With over 100 narrow and standard gauge steam and diesel locomotives, passenger cars, cabooses HO Model Railroad and G-scale garden railway a 15-acre railyard. There is a great exhibit titled "Eating on the Rails: A Look at Dining on Railroads" where they explore the … [Read more...]