Local Events

Local Events

Date Event Description Time / Location

Big River: The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

Big River: The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, based on the novel by Mark Twain is coming to the Lone Tree Arts Center April 24th - May 4th.The story sweeps down the mighty Mississippi as rebellious teenager Huck takes off on a raft with runaway slave Jim. The pair discovers a friendship that defies convention and defines the American dream as their adventure introduces them to unforgettable characters and tricky situations. The pair are challenged by their beliefs, by society, by each other, and by their circumstances as they join together to pass through the “Muddy Water” in an attempt to reach a better life. If you like big, traditional musicals or if you're a fan of classic literature, this is a show not to be missed. Click here for more information and tickets click here.

INFO Various Show Times, at Lone Tree Arts Center: 10075 Commons Street, Lone Tree CO. 80124

University of the Rockies Career Fair

You are invited to join a FREE Career Fair at University of the Rockies! The event will be held at University of the Rockies’ facility located at 1201 16th St., Suite 110 in downtown Denver, Colorado on Thursday, May 1, 2014 from 11:00 am - 3:00 pm. The event will feature over 20 local businesses. You will have the opportunity to meet with our Career Services Specialist at no cost. This event is designed for baccalaureate and higher educated candidates who are seeking to start their career, change careers, or advance their career in a diverse array of industries. For more information and to register click here.

INFO 11am - 3pm, at University of the Rockies -1201 16th St., Suite 110

21st Annual Furry Scurry

KYGO presents the 21st Annual Furry Scurry, the single largest dog walk in the country, benefitting the Denver Dumb Friends League.

This wildly popular Denver tradition benefits homeless animals in the Dumb Friends League care and features a two-mile walk around Wash Park, refreshments for participants and their dogs, entertainment, demonstrations and shopping at the "Flea-less Market."

Register you and your pup online by clicking here...collect pledges and earn fun prizes for both you and your pooch!

INFO Registration: 7am/Walk: 9am, at Washington Park: S Downing St & E Louisiana Ave Denver, CO 80209

Helicopter Ball Drop

Join North Metro Little League for 2014 Opening Day Ceremonies on May 3, 2014 at Northwest Open Space Park. Festivities will feature the HELICOPTER GOLF BALL DROP; a unique raffle style event where you ‘buy’ numbered golf balls which are dropped from a helicopter.  If your number lands closest to the target we have set out, you stand to win prizes beyond your wildest dreams!  Be here early to witness this spectacular event! Find further information and purchase golf balls here.

INFO 9am, at Northwest Open Spaces Park

University of the Rockies Open House

Colorado of the Rockies prides itself on being a leader in graduate degree programs in the social and behavioral sciences. Learn more about our doctorate and master’s degree programs at a special Open House on Saturday, May 3r from 10am- 12pm in Downtown Denver. For more information and to register click here.


INFO 10a-12p, at University of the Rockies -1201 16th St., Suite 110

Star Wars at the Hangar

KYGO invites you to Star Wars at the Hangar at the Wings Over the Rockies Air & Space Museum on Sunday, May 4th. Bring the whole family out to mingle with costumed characters, test your aim at Blast-a-Trooper, Create your own Star Wars creature in the Galactic Zoology Nursery and MORE! All ages are welcome. Listen to KYGO the week of April 28th to win tickets! For more details about Star Wars at the Hangar click here.

INFO 9am - 3pm, at Wings Over the Rockies Air and Space Museum: 7711 East Academy Boulevard Denver, CO 80230-6929