Explore Aurora | Heartland Emmy-Winning Coverage
October 05, 2018
The 2018 Emmys were filled with stars and exceptional productions. Aurora, Colorado is also part of the winner’s circle. AuroraTV’s Robert Barnett won an Emmy at the 2018 Heartland Emmy Awards for his video essay, Light Their Way Home.
Discover the award-winning video:
Light Their Way Home in an annual event hosted by Colorado Freedom Memorial to honor the 6,000+ Colorado veterans who gave the ultimate sacrifice. A team of dedicated volunteers prepares luminarias to flood the 4-acre park with light every fall. The flickering candles are often scripted with messages from loved ones, neighbors, or community members. Visitors are welcome to pass by the memorial in the evening to see the glow of thousands of lights.