12 Things to Do in Douglas County This Weekend With Kids

Family Activities & Events in Highlands Ranch, Parker, Castle Rock, Lone Tree, & Nearby Areas

By Kyrie Collins, Macaroni KID Highlands Ranch-Parker-Castle Rock-Lone Tree Publisher January 29, 2023

Are you looking for fun family activities this weekend in and near Douglas County? We've got some recommendations for you! 

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1. 🚧 Construction Slime Event (Ages 3-8) at Play Street Museum, Highlands Ranch

2. 💕 Father and Daughter Sweetheart Ball ~ February 3 & 4 (All Ages) at Highlands Ranch Mansion

3. 🌟 Glow ~ Every Fri/Sat (Teens) at Sky Zone, Parker

4. 🆒 Middle School Madness (6th-8th Grade) at The MAC, Castle Rock

5. 🎭 The Sound of Music ~ Last Weekend! (All Ages) at PACE Center, Parker


6. 🧒 Little Leapers (Jumping-Age 4) at Sky Zone, Parker

7. 💖 Kids' Workshop: Valentine's Vase (Ages 5-12) at The Home Depot

8. 🐴 Pony Rides (Ages 3-10) at Backcountry Wilderness Area, Highlands Ranch

9. 🐴 Tales for Tails: Read to Horses (Ages 6+) at Harmony Equine Center, Franktown

10. 🏹 Fairy Tale Ball: Robin Hood (Ages 4-10) at DCL in Parker

11. 💕 Winter Ball (All Ages) at Douglas County Fairgrounds and Events Center


12. 🤣 Girls Only: The Secret Comedy of Women ~ February 1-March 5 (Ages 16+) at Garner Galleria Theatre, Denver


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