Denver is not just a sports town - the area's cultural attractions are also a hot ticket. In the days of the "wild, wild west", Denver earned a reputation as the place to be for cultural entertainment, a reputation that continues today.
Whether you prefer ballet, theater, or concert renditions of classical pieces by Mozart and Bach, metro Denver has something to satisfy everyone.
The children enjoy dramatic performances from local children's performance troupes. The Colorado Children's Chorale is a popular singing troupe training children in vocal arts. Kids have their own museum too, full of hours of fun and exciting things to do and explore. Local libraries offer story hour and the Denver Puppet Theatre is a fun place to take a break from the everyday.
Through local school districts, older children and youth enjoy active programs such as drama, band, orchestra, choir and art shows full of student works. Community opportunities are abundant including the Colorado Youth Symphony Orchestra and multitudes of dance and drama troupes.
Adults in the Mile High City appreciate the excellent caliber of professional talent at the Denver Center for the Performing Arts. Ballet, theatre, symphony, orchestra, and opera are all enjoyed in Denver.
The whole family will enjoy the variety of museums and galleries, and the Denver Zoo! Colorado's Ocean Journey will be a special experience, too. Don't forget the Botanic Gardens for a special springtime stroll!