Looks like this weekend will be a scorcher. Stay cool at one of these family-friendly events in and around Douglas County this weekend.
Friday, June 8
Castle Pines: Learn Origami, 4-5PM, FREE
Learn how to create a new paper project at Douglas County Libraries in Castle Pines. Learn more.
Parker: Parker Days, 5PM-Midnight, $
Enjoy carnival rides and games at this annual fair. The fair started on Thursday night and goes all weekend. Learn more.
Parker: Parker Days – BMX Sports Bike & Slackline Competition, 6-9PM, FREE
See some of the best athletes compete in these performances that are happening all weekend long at Parker Days. Learn more.
Saturday, June 9
Parker: Parker Days Parade, 8:45AM, FREE
What is a festival without a good parade? This year’s parade theme is Hometown Heroes. There will be marching bands, floats, horses and more! Learn more.
Highlands Ranch: KidFest, 9AM-Noon, FREE
Visit Civic Green Park for activities, live entertainment, and more. Come party in your own backyard. Learn more.
Highlands Ranch: Classic Car Show, 10AM-2PM, FREE
Enjoy a day of classic cars, food, drink and music. Learn more.
Castle Rock: 22nd Annual Ducky Derby, 11AM-5PM, FREE-$
Stop by Festival Park to see the annual ducky derby race. There will be food, fun, kid activities and more. The race starts at 3PM. Learn more.
Lone Tree: STEAMWorks, 2PM, FREE
Teens, drop by our Lone Tree branch to explore STEAM-related topics with experiments and more! Learn more.
Highlands Ranch: LEGO DIBS, 2PM, FREE
Families can escape the heat by building LEGO creations at the library. Learn more.
Sunday, June 10
Parker: Parker Days Car Show, 8AM-2PM, FREE
Enjoy some classic old cars during the fair. Learn more.
Highlands Ranch: Around the World with Crafts & Activities, 12-2PM, FREE
Families can learn about different countries through fun activities at the library. Learn more.