From tasty treats to things to do, explore our top places to visit this month in Aurora, Colorado.
While ice cream is a fan-favorite, how you enjoy it is up to you! The newly opened Milkroll Creamery Aurora specializes in Thai ice cream rolled to perfection. Add mix-in flavors and toppings to customize your sweet treat. Top off any order with whipped cream, candies, shredded coconut, and more. If you can’t decide, order something from their house creations menu complete with cereal, s’mores, and match flavors just to name a few.
Explore this modern-meets-retro arcade on the third floor of Stanley Marketplace. With more than 30 different games to choose from, hunt out classics like Pac-Man and Donkey Kong or challenge your friends to a newer multi-player game. The Stanley Arcade has rows of pinball machines alongside skee ball, racing games, and more. Perfect for kids and adults, the arcade is open from late afternoon into the evening. Bring your quarters to enjoy the games! Order a to-go drink at any of the Stanley businesses and bring it along to enjoy upstairs or grab a snack at the counter.
Discover seasonal beers in a cozy, inviting taproom at Resolute Brewing Company. This locally loved microbrewery has 12-unique taps rotating frequently. Can’t quite decide on one pour? Consider ordering a flight of tasters to try a little bit of everything. Enjoy sours, ales, IPAs, stouts, hefeweizens, and more. Resolute also has a gluten-free guest tap, making it easy for everyone to enjoy a beer.
Explore Hawaiian-inspired poke in Aurora! At the Poke Concept, you can expect classic poke (think Yellowfish tuna, seaweed, sesame oil) alongside exciting toppings. Diners can customize their own bowls with fresh veggies, raw fish, fruit, and more on a savory bed of rice. Located On Havana Street, grab lunch here before exploring one of the many other eateries on the block – including boba tea, international ice cream, and even Korean fried chicken for those of us already thinking about dinner directly after lunch.
Enjoy a golf-like game without all the hassle of lugging clubs. Top Golf Centennial is the perfect place for a happy hour with some friendly competition. Rent one of their temperature-controlled bays and enjoy crafty cocktails alongside other appetizers. Topgolf lets players compete with glowing targets on a driving range. While walk-ins are welcome, consider booking your bay before heading over.
Create a masterpiece you can enjoy well after your Colorado adventure comes to an end. The Paint Cellar, located in Southlands, is a step-by-step painting studio complete with materials and beverages. Choose the painting you’d like to re-create, schedule your class, and begin! Professionals will guide you through each part of the process. Perfect for groups, this activity is great for kids and adults alike.