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80s Hangar Dance 02/13/2016

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6:00 – 11:00 PM

Make it the best Valentine’s Day weekend ever and take your sweetheart back to the 80s with a totally tubular and romantic evening! Slip on your favorite leg warmers, crimp your hair and let loose with all your 80s dance moves. Whether you want to Moon Walk or do the Electric Slide, you’ll feel like you’re walking on sunshine, because That Eighties Band and Denver’s own Slick Ricky Springs will be playing your favorite songs all night long.

  • Learn how to do the Robocop, the Whop, the Worm, the Sprinkler and the Carlton
  • Contests for Best 80s Outfit, Best 80s Hair and Best 80s Dance Moves
  • Test your 80s pop culture knowledge with our trivia battles!
  • Enjoy tastings and dinner from Denver’s top caterers!

For more information and to register go to WingsMuseum.org.

(303) 360.5360. Cost: Tickets start at $55.00. Wings Over the Rockies Air & Space Museum, Denver

Rocky Mountain Train Show 03/05/2016 - 03/06/2016

All Aboard for the Rocky Mountain Train Show –

Visit the largest model train show west of the Mississippi River at the Denver Mart.

Make it a day or a weekend of Family Fun with 2 1/2 acres of model and toy trains of all scales, with 30 operating train layouts including an animated model of Disneyland.

See classic and modern trains from American Flyer, Athearn, Atlas, Bachmann, Blackstone, Broadway Limited, Kato, LGB, Lionel, Marx, MTH and Walthers.

FREE kids activities include Kids Hands-On Layouts, Railroad Story Time, Kid-In-A-Cab, Railroad Theater, Train Town and our Build-A-Layout project.

Train rides, Face painting and Lil Engineer portraits are available for additional fare.

For adults we have 20 workshops and clinics, and over 600 tables of trains for sale!

Representatives from numerous train manufacturers, including Bachmann, Marklin/LGB, Intermountain, Blackstone, Soundtraxx, Kato, ExactRail, Rapido, Scenic Express, North American Railcar, Motrak Models, Evergreen Hill Designs, Sundance Marketing and Weathering Solutions will be on hand to show their newest products.

The show features thousands of dollars of door prizes including a train set every hour!

Take the Train Station Challenge for your chance to win a complete LGB Indoor/Outdoor train set.

Food is available onsite.

. Cost: $10. Denver Mart, Denver

Rocky Mountain Train Show 03/06/2016 - 03/07/2016

All Aboard for the Rocky Mountain Train Show –

Visit the largest model train show west of the Mississippi River at the Denver Mart.

Make it a day or a weekend of Family Fun with 2 1/2 acres of model and toy trains of all scales, with 30 operating train layouts including an animated model of Disneyland.

See classic and modern trains from American Flyer, Athearn, Atlas, Bachmann, Blackstone, Broadway Limited, Kato, LGB, Lionel, Marx, MTH and Walthers.

FREE kids activities include Kids Hands-On Layouts, Railroad Story Time, Kid-In-A-Cab, Railroad Theater, Train Town and our Build-A-Layout project.

Train rides, Face painting and Lil Engineer portraits are available for additional fare.

For adults we have 20 workshops and clinics, and over 600 tables of trains for sale!

Representatives from numerous train manufacturers, including Bachmann, Marklin/LGB, Intermountain, Blackstone, Soundtraxx, Kato, ExactRail, Rapido, Scenic Express, North American Railcar, Motrak Models, Evergreen Hill Designs, Sundance Marketing and Weathering Solutions will be on hand to show their newest products.

The show features thousands of dollars of door prizes including a train set every hour!

Take the Train Station Challenge for your chance to win a complete LGB Indoor/Outdoor train set.

Food is available onsite.

. Cost: $10. Denver Mart, Denver

4th of July Spectacular 07/04/2016

Celebrate Independence Day with a fireworks show that lights up the area skyline.  Hundreds are drawn each year to hear stellar live musical performances and activities, games and crafts for all ages.  The Aurora Municipal Center is the perfect viewing area for the well-known fireworks display, which is revered as one of the best in Colorado.

(303) 739-6706. Cost: Free. The Great Lawn-Aurora Municipal Center, Aurora

Holiday Tree Lighting 12/06/2016

Enjoy the sights and sounds of the holiday season!

•  Snack on seasonal treats
•  Live musical performances
•  Visit Santa & Mrs. Claus
•  View the spectacular outdoor lights display

(303) 739-6706. Cost: Free. Aurora Municipal Center, Aurora