Kids at Play

Summer is soon coming to an end and school will be back in session. What better way to say good-bye to the warm summer months than to soak up the outdoors with the range of parks and playgrounds in the city, indoor and outdoor games for children to play, and a variety of local outdoor recreation experiences that will bring joy to all.

  1. Play Street Museum - Highlands Ranch


    For the days when the August heat has you dreading outside play, check out Play Street indoor play area and Craft & Co.

  2. Backcountry Wilderness Area Base Camp

    ​Take in Backcountry Wilderness Area on horseback! From preschoolers on ponies to trail rides, there is an equine experience for everyone.

  3. Plains Conservation Center


    Learn about the dynamic prairie ecosystem and rich cultural history of the Great Plains. 

  4. Smooth Alpaca

    Discover the inside workings of a renowned alpaca ranch. You’ll be surrounded with surreal mountain views and immersed in nature.

  5. Main Event Highlands Ranch


    The perfect place for kid-friendly fun with indoor arcade games, bowling and more.

  6. Larkspur Community Park


    When you choose to have your family at Jellystone Park at Larkspur, you’ll have the perfect combination of relaxation and adventure. 


  7. Redstone Park


    Show your kids how to alley-oop — and boost your cool factor — at Redstone Skate Park, 22,000 square foot fenced concrete facility located in Redstone Park in Highlands Ranch.

  8. Pirates Cove Water Park


    There is something for everyone at Pirates Cove.  A lazy river, small slides, big slides, sand play area, lagoon. competitive pool and much more

  9. H2O'Brien Pool


    Enjoy a fun and relaxing day with the kids while they cool off at H2O'Brien Water Park!

  10. My Art Experience


    Help your child unlock their inner artist at My Art Experience! With classes everyday this is the perfect place to spend your summer days.

  11. Boondocks Food & Fun Parker


    Laser tag, go karts, bowling and more! Boondocks is a great place to escaped the heat this summer and have fun with the whole family!

  12. Sky Zone Trampoline Park


    Kids have too much energy? Head over to Skyzone Indoor Trampoline Park and help them get their wiggles out!

  13. SNÖBAHN Indoor Ski + Snowboard Center

    Missing those winter sports? Head on over to Snobahn and enjoy winter in August with experiences like skiing and snowboarding!

  14. Try'n Escape


    Unlock your inner detective at Try'n Escape! Fun for the whole family while you work together to escape themed rooms before time is up.

  15. monkey business parker


    Who doesn't love to monkey around? At Monkey Bizness, your kids ages 1 to 10 can enjoy all the fun there is to have!

  16. Denver Zoo


    Monkeys and penguins and elephants oh my! The Denver Zoo is a family favorite for all ages to learn and explore!