Mother's Day is fast approaching and those looking to do something special for that woman in their lives need look no further than the Denver area. The city has a number of great family-friendly activities, many of which are free to the public. Here are just a few of the options in the area.
Free Days at Clyfford Still Museum
Apr. 28 thru Apr. 30 @ 10 a.m. and May 13 @ 10:30 a.m.
1250 Bannock Street, Denver, CO 80204
Come out for three free days of family fun at the Clyfford Still Museum this weekend as part of the Doors Open Denver event. The annual event allows residents and visitors to get out and explore the city. Free guided architectural tours of the museum will be available and visitors can check out all of the exhibits the museum has to offer. Families can also come out to the museum to celebrate Mother's Day on May 13 for a free family tour that takes kids and their parents on an art adventure that features crafts and games.
Spring Plant Sale at the Denver Botanic Gardens
May 12 and May 13 @ 8 a.m.
Denver Botanic Gardens, 1007 York Street, Denver, CO 80206
Fifteen plant divisions will be on hand at the Denver Botanic Gardens for their Spring Plant Sale. The experts will answer all your questions and will be more than happy to help you pick out the perfect greenery for your home. Admission to the sale and the Gardens is free.
Mother's Day Brunch Honoring Single Moms
May 6 @ 10:30 a.m.
Impact Rock Church, 710 Austin Ave #200 Erie, CO 80516
Impact Rock Church will be hosting a free Mother's Day Brunch next Thursday. The brunch will be honoring single mothers as a way to thank them for all that they do. Mothers from the city and the surrounding area are invited to come out and enjoy the good food and company.
Gift Giving Made Simple With Essential Oils
May 2 @ 6:30 p.m.
The Firehouse Art Center, 667 4th Ave, Longmont, CO 80501
The Firehouse Art Center will be hosting a Team Essential Glow shopping event on May 2 featuring essential oils. Find gifts for all of the mothers on your list. There will also be plenty of do it yourself demonstrations and ideas for those who want to give something that comes from the heart.
Pump & Pamper
May 5 @ 8:30 a.m.
Athleta, 3300 South College Avenue Ste 130, Fort Collins, CO 80525
The fitness wear store Athleta will be holding a free Pump & Pamper event at their Fort Collins location. The event will include a workout, breakfast and massages. Then enjoy some private shopping.