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Colorado Grown Family Fun Day 2019

Saturday, July 27 from 10 am to 2 pm

This event is rain or shine! Music and activities will move inside in the event of heavy rains.

Show your Colorado pride and celebrate The Centennial State’s 143rd birthday! Join the museum for a day of food trucks, live music, birthday cake, and FREE family-friendly activities.


Enjoy a variety of tasty food truck offerings from local vendors!

  • K2 Cuisine
  • Kabob Kaboose
  • Sapo Guapo Tacos
  • Kokomo Sno Shave Ice


FREE slices of Colorado Cake at noon!

  • 10 – 11:30 a.m. – Tour a Colorado Springs Fire Department Firetruck
  • 10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. – Wishing Star Farm Animal Experience
  • 11 a.m., Noon, 1 p.m., & 2 p.m. – Journey to Pikes Peak Guided Tours
  • 11:30 am to 1:30 pmWireWood Station FREE Outdoor Concert – Award winning Rocky Mountain Acoustic Variety Band. Colorado Dancegrass at its best! Bring blankets and chairs to set-up on the museum grounds!
  • 12 p.m. – Colorado’s Birthday Celebration! Let’s sing “Happy Birthday” and enjoy some cake!


  • Hands On History stations in exhibits throughout the museum
  • Interactive booths and demonstrations: The Money Museum, Macaroni Kid, Piecing Partners Quilters Guild, Garden of the Gods Visitor and Nature Center
  • Face painting by Fanciful Faces!
  • Fun photos with the Photo Love Bus
  • Kids craft stations
  • Historic games station

WireWood Station – Free concert in the outdoor gazebo on the museum grounds 11:30 am-1:30 pm!