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Colorado Grown Family Fun Day 2019

Saturday, July 27 from 10am to 2pm

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 family-friendly activities.


Sample a variety craft sodas from the family-friendly “Soda Garden” and a variety of food truck offerings! Check back to see who will be joining us!


  • 11:30am to 1:30pmWirewood 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!
  • 12:00pm – Colorado’s Birthday Celebration! Let’s sing “Happy Birthday” and enjoy some cake!
  • Hands On History stations in exhibits throughout the museum
  • Interactive history booths and demonstrations
  • Learn about the city’s new bike share program – PikeRide!
  • Face painting by Fanciful Faces!
  • Fun photos with the Photo Love Bus!
  • Tour a CSFD Firetruck (10-11:30am)
  • Wishing Star Farm Animal Experience (10:30am-1:30pm)
  • Kids craft stations
  • Historic games station
  • Journey to Pikes Peak Guided tours (11am, Noon, 1pm, & 2pm)

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