Fun Fall Activities in Denver

Let’s indulge in the beautiful change of seasons with fun fall activities around the Metro area. Whether a pumpkin patch calls your name, a getaway to a fall festival sounds fantastic or a horror film marathon beckons, we’ve got ample family friendly (and adult day-date) ideas to fill your autumn calendar!

 

Botanic Gardens Pumpkin Festival

October 11-13, 2019

The Denver Botanic Gardens Pumpkin Festival is a must this October! Plan a visit to Chatfield Farms where you can explore the 10-acre pumpkin patch, listen to live music, navigate a corn maze and play games with the kids. Food trucks will also be on-site! 

 

Golden Beer Tasting & Chili Cook-Off

October 12, 2019

If you want to get outside and do something different this year, why not head to Parfet Park in Golden and support some local chili enthusiasts? The afternoon event will be filled with over 90 beers and 30 chili recipes to sample as you listen to the tunes of Half Pint & The Growlers. 

 

Halloween Harvest Festival

October 18, 2019

The city of Westminster is putting on their annual gathering featuring carnival games, a hot air balloon show, live musical performances, a beer garden, crafts, a BBQ competition, trick-or-treating for the kids and a bonfire at their Halloween Harvest Festival. The music kicks off at noon! 

 

Brighton Harvest Festival

October 26, 2019

Bring the whole family to Brighton’s downtown for a free street fair including vendor booths, kids activities, a bounce house, face painting and food trucks. The festivities will be held at the corners of Bridge and Main Streets.

 

Halloween Kid’s Fest at Downtown Aquarium

October 26-27, 2019

Sit back and enjoy a kid-appropriate haunted train ride, pumpkin painting, science experiments and all the fun the Downtown Aquarium has to offer. Children in costumes who are accompanied by a parent get half off their entry ticket.

 

Taste of Greenwood Village

October 23, 2019

Back for its 19th Annual event, indulge in outstanding cuisine while mingling with local artists, breweries and distilleries at the Taste of Greenwood Village. Tickets range from general admission to VIP.

 

Boo at the Zoo

October 19, 20, 26 & 27, 2019

The Denver Zoo is again hosting its wildly popular Halloween themed days at the zoo. In addition to the creepy, crawly animal meet and greets, there will be trick-or-treating stations and entertainers to admire during your visit. 

 

Colorado Made Artisan Fall Showcase & Craft Fair

November 30, December 1 2019

Take in two days of fall and holiday shopping from some of our state’s own most talented artists at the Arapahoe County Fairgrounds. The Artisan Fall Showcase features 80 unique vendors and is free and open to the public!

Curious what’s going on around our neighborhoods? Check out the Copperleaf HOA Calendar for more fall festivities!