What To Do For Dad’s Day – Madison & Company Properties

 

Whether his dad jokes are 10/10 or he’s been your life-long coach, Dads always make a special impact on their children’s lives. It’s time to celebrate the men who helped shape the people we are today and thank them for all they have done. We know not all Dads are created equal so we broke down a list of events any Father will love! Don’t forget to share your shenanigans with us on social media @MadisonProps.

 

Denver BBQ Festival 2019

Date: Friday, June 14th
Location: Broncos Stadium at Mile High | 1701 Bryant Street, Denver CO 80204
Time: 6PM
Price: Free general admission | $75 for VIP Lounge
Dad Type: Grill Master Dad
Link: General Admission: https://www.facebook.com/events/301888060480943/?event_time_id=301888067147609
VIP Lounge: https://www.facebook.com/events/2424928290915291/

The 2nd Annual Denver BBQ Fest returns to Broncos Stadium at Mile High Fathers Day weekend. Pig out with some of America’s most award-winning BBQ pitmasters. It is not about bragging rights (well, maybe a little), it is about feeding you a whole lotta hog. So come grab a slab, pound some pork, and bury your face in some brisket while enjoying cold drinks and killer live music. It is time to pig out!

Additional Description: Get ready to go hog wild this Father’s Day weekend at the second annual Denver BBQ Festival. We’re bringing back the world’s best pitmasters to serve you all the Q that made them famous. Even better, we’ve added a few new faces and expanded our menu way beyond the basics. So, bring your Mile High appetite and grab a slab, pound some pork and put some beef in your belly at the best BBQ festival on the front range.

• Entry is free!
• BBQ, beer, VIP experiences, and more will be available to purchase

 

Colorado Rockies vs. San Diego Padres

Date: Friday, June 14th
Location: Coors Field | 2001 Blake Street, Unit A, Denver CO 80205
Time: 6:40PM
Price: Varies; $10 – $144
Dad Type: Put Me in Coach Dad
Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/538485556653945/

WWE Live

Date: Saturday, June 15th
Location: Pepsi Center | 1000 Chopper Circle, Denver CO 80204
Time: Doors 6PM | Begins 7:30PM
Price: Starting at $20 / person
Dad Type: Put Me in Coach Dad
Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/580172262388462/

WWE Live at Pepsi Center!

Father’s Day Half Marathon / 1M / 5K / 10K / 10M

Date: Sunday, June 16th
Location: Central Park | 8801 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Denver CO 80238
Time: 7AM to 12:00PM Noon
Price: $15 – $55
Dad Type: Put Me in Coach Dad
Link: https://www.denver.org/event/fathers-day-half-marathon-1m-5k-10k-10m/59922/

MAKE IT A TRADITION! Get your FINISHER MEDAL as you get Father’s Day off to a great start in 2019 by coming out to Central Park in Stapleton for the Father’s Day 1 Mile/5K/10K/10 Mile/Half Marathon!

Make it a celebration of your choice – who’s your Daddy?! Run for someone, run for fun or run to compete on a flat and fast 1 Mile or 5K course in Central Park (7am Start Time) or bust out for a mixed dirt/pavement/concrete trail with a couple of gnarly hills for the 10K, 10 Mile or Half Marathon (8am Start Time). Better yet, run a DOUBLE; a 1 Mile or 5K at 7am AND a 10K, 10 Mile or Half Marathon at 8am.

Strollers and pets allowed!

Start the morning off with some great coffee or hot chocolate, take the kids over to the playground, engage in a pre-race fitness workout, watch the kids take part in the Kid’s Fun Run, enjoy the music and announcements and then make your way over to the Start/Finish line.

11th Annual Car Show Street Party & Concert (Brought To You By MedVed)

Date: Friday, June 14th
Location: Downtown Castle Rock
Time: 6PM to 9PM
Price: Free
Dad Type: History Buff Dad
Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/602478140193906/

Thank you to MedVed Autoplex for making this event possible!

Come on Downtown to the Car Show Street Party & Concert the night before our Award winning 10th Annual Classic Rock Cruise-In car show that takes place in the heart of Downtown.REGISTER A CAR: Registration not available yet, please check back in April. PARKING: Street side parking will be available around the event. Parking is available at the Douglas County parking garage located at 3rd and Jerry Street

 

Japanese Garden – History in the Details

Date: Saturday, June 15th
Location: Denver Botanic Gardens | 1007 York Street, Denver CO 80206
Time: Starts at 10AM
Price: $30 (Member) / ($35 Non-Member)
Dad Type: History Buff Dad
Link: http://catalog.botanicgardens.org/DateSelection.aspx?item=3569

Denver Botanic Gardens is home to the beautiful Shofu-en, or the Garden of Pine and Wind, a traditional Japanese stroll garden. Shofu-en draws inspiration from the climate and plants of Colorado’s Rocky Mountains and features 130 character pines transplanted from the foothill region. It was designed by Koichi Kawana and built in 1979. This class explores the symbolism and culture that shapes Shofu-en’s design. Participants also explore the Ella Mullen Weckbaugh Tea House and the Roji, or tea ceremony garden, that surrounds it. Learn about the development of the tea ceremony, how its principles support and inform traditional Japanese arts and shape Japanese aesthetic and cultural values in the modern world. Tea and sweets are served as part of the gathering.

Colorado Renaissance Festival (Opening Day)

Date: Saturday, June 15th (Opening Day); Also open Sunday, June 16th
Location: 650 W Perry Park Avenue, Larkspur CO 80118
Time: 10AM – 6:30PM, Rain or Shine
Price: Varies; $11 – $23.50 / person
Dad Type: History Buff Dad
Link: https://coloradorenaissance.com/

For the 43rd Anniversary season, be taken on a magical tour through time and legend. As you wander down the village streets and pathways of the Colorado Renaissance Festival, ready thyself to revel with master revelers, watch artisans create original works of their ancient craft and be taken in by the tantalizing aromas of roast turkey legs, steak on a stake, fresh baked goods and much more. Featuring a cast of hundreds of authentically costumed merrymakers living and working throughout the village and performing, continuously, upon the Festival’s seven stages, the illusion of a rollicking 16th Century festival day is created.

 

11th Annual 1940’s WWII Era Ball with the Glenn Miller Orchestra

Date: Saturday, June 15th
Location: Boulder Municipal Airport | 3393 Airport Road, Boulder CO 80301
Time: 4PM
Price: $69 / person for general admission
Dad Type: History Buff Dad
Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/357645541700385/

Join us for our unforgettably magical 11th annual celebration with THE WORLD FAMOUS GLENN MILLER ORCHESTRA, Pete Jacob’s Wartime Radio Review, Frank Sinatra, Bob Hope and Hollywood’s singing and tap dancing sweethearts the Satin Dollz!

Step into Hollywood’s WWII planes! Enjoy a night of dancing under the stars w/your sweetheart, amongst WWII planes/flybys/vehicles & re-enactors, listening to the most sought after big bands!

See an exhilarating new WWII air show, breath-taking set and prop designs, interactive scavenger hunts and much more!

Spend a night out in the ’40s! Enter our hangar at Boulder Airport made into Casablanca’s Rick’s Café Americain—w/belly dancers, movie set lights and props and even a roulette table that attendees can play on!

Walk down our French Parisian Victory St. Blvd. under a canopy of lights and sit at a French cafe, amidst WWII era vehicles and museum displays while watching our “Planes of WWII” airshow! Also with an authentic attire contest, swing dance lessons, dance hosting for singles & a dance contest!

2019 Theme: A Salute to the USO Stars and Allies of D-Day on the 75th Anniversary!

THE MUST DO, the most celebrated event of the summer! We strongly advise 1940‘s themed evening attire, party dresses and/or uniforms. Actual vintage dress is best, however if you cannot find period attire to wear, women can wear a modern dress that is cut like those from the era with vintage accents such as vintage jewelry and/or a flower in their hair and men can wear a modern suit that looks similar to those of the era with accents like a fedora, suspenders or a bow tie.

 

City Park Jazz

Date: Sunday, June 16th
Location: City Park | City Park, Denver 80010
Time: 6PM to 8PM
Price: Free
Dad Type: Life of the Party Dad
Link: http://cityparkjazz.org/2019-calendar/hmb

The City Park Jazz Summer Concert Series draws on a historic tradition that began more than 130 years ago. Photographs of City Park from the turn of last century offer scenes of ladies in fine hats and gentlemen in their Sunday best. They strolled around Ferril Lake and rested on the lawns while listening to concerts at the City Park bandstand. The current series began as a just a handful of jazz concerts in 1986. Each year since, thousands of fans of all ages, ethnicities and socioeconomic backgrounds (over 80,000 guests in 2011!) descend upon the bandstand to enjoy the special combination of music, nature and community.

This Sunday’s featured musician is Hazel Miller. HMB has toured North America, Europe, Far East, Middle East and Central America. Always led by Hazel and her powerful voice, this audience favorite has appeared in countless festivals, concerts and fundraisers to the delight of her loyal fans. Hazel is always backed by some of the finest musicians and vocalists in the world. The band performs original, Jazz, Blues, R&B and Top 40 music. Book the HMB to headline your event, or as opener for world class International acts.

 

RiNo Beer Fest

Date: Saturday, June 15th
Location: RiNo Beer Garden | 3800 Walnut Street, Denver CO 80205
Time: 2PM – 6PM
Price: Starting at $28 / person
Dad Type: Life of the Party Dad
Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/580172262388462/

Drink Colorado’s Best Independent Craft Beer this Summer in the RiNo Art District! RiNo Beer Fest features Unlimited Samples from 20 Breweries, a DJ Dance Party, Rocky Mountain Slices Food Truck & More to be announced!

 

Juneteenth Music Festival

Date: Saturday, June 15th and Sunday, June 16th
Location: Historic Five Points Neighborhood, Denver CO 80205
Time: Starts at 11AM
Price: Free Admission
Dad Type: Life of the Party Dad
Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/580172262388462/

Join us Saturday June 15 and Sunday June 16, 2019 in the Historic Five Points Neighborhood, Denver Colorado on 27th & Welton Street to celebrate Juneteenth. The annual Juneteenth Parade kicks off the fun, staging 9:00 am at Manual High School and beginning promptly at 11:00 am. The #DREAMBIG Awards Ceremony will commence at 12:00 pm at main stage on 25th & Welton St. Enjoy and engage with hundreds of vendors while the kids play in the youth zone.