Published: July 12, 2013
Call before you go. Many events are free; some charge admission or require tickets. Events are subject to change. Phone numbers without a designated area code are 719.
Tuesday - Parker, Movie and a Martini; 5:30 p.m. happy hour with treats and cocktails, 7 p.m. showing of "Sixteen Candles," The Wildlife Experience, 10035 S. Peoria St., $25, 1-720-488-3300, thewildlife experience.org.
Wednesday and Thursday - Sedalia, castle tours, Cherokee Ranch and Castle, 6113 N. Daniels Park Road, buy one admission, get one free; 1-303-688-4600, www.cherokeeranch.org.
Friday-July 21 - Victor, Gold Rush Days; celebration of mining heritage, 9 a.m. Friday, 7 a.m. Saturday and July 21, free admission; 510-5898, www.victorcolorado.com.
Saturday - Divide, Full Moon Tour; 4 p.m., Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center, 4729 Twin Rocks Road, $25 for adults, $12 for ages 8-12, children younger than 8 not allowed, reservations, 687-9742, wolfeducation.org.
Saturday - Silverton, Barbershop Music Festival; Silverton School Gym; silvertoncolorado.com.
Saturday and July 21 - Evergreen, Summerfest; fine arts and crafts, children's area, music, beer, wine and food, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Buchanan Park, 32003 Ellingwood Trail; www.denver.org/events.
July 21 - Denver, SCFD Community Free Day; 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Denver Museum of Nature & Science, 2001 Colorado Blvd., fees apply to IMAX films and Planetarium shows, 1-800-370-6000, dmns.org.
July 21 - Sedalia, Match Game Murder Mystery dinner theater; 3:30-7 p.m., Cherokee Ranch & Castle, 6113 Daniels Park Road, call or go online for costs, 1-303-688-4600, cherokee ranch.org.
July 24-28 - Golden, Buffalo Bill Days; Cody's Wild West, parade, Muttin' Bustin', music, car show and more, Arapahoe Street between 12th and 13th streets; www.denver.org/events.
July 26 and 27 - Ordway, Crowley County Days; Conestoga Park, 500 Main St.; www.lajuntaevents.com.
July 26-28 - Breckenridge, Breckenridge Main Street Art Festival, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., North Main Street at Wellington, free admission; mountainartfestivals.com.
July 26-28 - Manco, Manco Days; parades, softball, music, food and more, various locations; mancos valley.com, 970-533-7725.
July 26-Aug. 17 - Durango; "In the Open Air" - Plein Air Painters of the Four Corners exhibit, Durango Art Center, 802 E. 2nd Ave.; durangoarts.org.
July 27 and 28 - Denver, Colorado Dragon Boat Festival; performing arts, vendors, dragon boat racing and more, Sloan's Lake Park, 4500 W. 17th Ave., free admission; www.denver.org/events.
July 28 - Gunnison, 39th Annual Art in the Park; 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Legion Park, free admission; 1-970-641-2883.
CARLOTTA OLSON, The Gazette