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Colorado Grown Family Fun Day 2018

Saturday, July 28 from 10am to 2pm

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

Join the museum for a day of food trucks, live music, and family-friendly activities! Celebrate Colorado’s 142nd  birthday and discover local history and heritage through tours, activity booths, Hands on History stations,  local history exhibits, and more!


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
  • Face painting by Fanciful Faces!
  • 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!