A Taste of Colorado in Denver, Labor Day Weekend

Every Labor Day weekend, A Taste of Colorado, a huge event with food, games, art and other vendors, is fun for the whole family. A great end-of-summer celebration in the Mile High City.

Paper.Work Exhibit at the Arvada, CO, Center for the Arts and Humanities

A visit to the free galleries at the Arvada Center for the Arts and Humanities near Denver, Colorado. The Center includes an amphitheater and main stage plus large sculpture garden and many other artistic facilities.

Free Tour of the State Capitol Building in Denver

Another deal added to the ATFT summer book sale - don't miss it! This week: A photo tour of the Colorado State Capitol building in Denver. The Mile-High City hosts the Colorado state legislature in grandeur. And you can take a family-friendly free tour. Don't miss the shiny pictures!

Buffalo Bill’s Gravesite and Museum (Pahaska Teepee), Golden, CO

Buffalo Bill's Grave and Museum (Pahaska Teepee) on Lookout Mountain in Golden, CO. Just outside of Denver, this is a family, kid-friendly tourist destination. The views are spectacular and the museum is well done.

Historic Georgetown Loop Railroad Steam Train in Silver Plume, Colorado

The Georgetown Loop Railroad that departs from either Devil's Gate Station or Silver Plume Depot is a fun tourist attraction for the whole family. It traces a restored mining route, can include a mine tour and panning for gold or silver, and uses historic, restored steam locomotives. At a moderate price, it's a good daytrip from Denver, Colorado, into the Rockies.