• Aurora Magazine

    SUMMERFUN: Wildlife Experienced?

    CU South Denver’s Wildlife Experience in Parker is a hodgepodge of much of what makes Colorado so cool. It’s part museum, part art gallery, part movie theater, and almost all of it celebrates the state’s outdoors and the wildlife that live there.

  • Aurora Magazine

    SUMMERFUN: Beer and a Ride on the FoCo Magic Bus

    Anyone serious about their brews has already canvassed the best that FoCo has to offer, but the Magic Bus in Fort Collins is a solid way to steer your out-of-stater inebriation tourists away from the pot shops for most of a day and appreciate the fact that before this became the marijuana capital of America, Colorado kicked the rest of the country’s keister in filling bottles, cans, kegs and barrels with the sudsy stuff.

  • Aurora Magazine

    SUMMERFUN: Riding Shotgun at the Movies

    But the newest auto-centric cinematic experience Denver has to offer is the Denver Mart Drive-In, set to launch its second season on Memorial Day weekend with gates opening at 7 p.m. for shows Fridays through Sundays.

  • Aurora Magazine

    SUMMERFUN: Stress Re-Leaf at Boulder Dushanbe Teahouse

    Nestled against the Rocky Mountain Foothills in Boulder Colorado alongside Boulder, this visual work of art is considered one of Boulder’s most attractive and popular tourist attractions, as well as being a local favorite for great food, tea and atmosphere.

  • Aurora Magazine

    SUMMERFUN: 68th Annual Burro Days

    So head to that always-under-appreciated spot on the windy mountain plains: Fairplay. And get your butt there on the last weekend in July, when Burro Days descends on the tiny town in Park County.

  • Aurora Magazine

    SUMMERFUN: It’s Still a Kick: Aurora Rodeo at Coal Creek

    The 10-acre rodeo arena is the gateway to the Sand Creek Regional Greenway, one of the best trails for equestrians in the metro area. It’s also a neighbor to Kenlyn Arabian Stables, where out-of-state riders can lodge their horses while visiting the state.