Things to do in April

Spring has sprung! Enjoy these events.

Spring has sprung! Enjoy holidays with the Easter Bunny, 5Ks, and must-see brunch spots. Remember to follow mask-wearing and social distancing guidelines enforced by the Colorado State and provided by the CDC. View updated COVID-19 community resources to assist you in planning your visit.

Two kids gather Easter Eggs in celebration of the holiday.


Plan ahead. Buy tickets, sign-up online, or do a little research before attending these events and activities.

Adult Easter Egg Hunt
Where: Dry Dock Brewing Company
When: Sat. April, 3

With brew in hand, celebrate the Easter weekend with an adults-only egg hunt! Hop along to Dry Dock Brewing Company North and reserve your table now. Enjoy live music, giveaways, beermosas, prizes, and brunch offered by The French Press. Tickets for a four-person table start at $50 and includes beermosas, egg hunt, and more! Reserve your spot today!

Free Photos with the Easter Bunny
Where: Southlands
When: Sat. April 3

Starting at 12 PM until 4 PM, sign up for a snapshot with the Easter Bunny! Perfect for kids, this event will take place at the Clock Tower at Southlands. To make sure your family gets a spot, reserve your time online.

Visit with the Beauty & Bunny
Where: Town Center at Aurora
When: Sat. April, 3

Perfect for kids, enjoy Town Center at Aurora's special guests, Beauty & Bunny (from the movie Beauty & The Beast and the Easter Bunny). This event is free to attend and includes bunny crafts, Build Your Own Easter Basket, candy collecting, giveaways, and snacks for everyone. Starting at 11:30 AM, Beauty will arrive first, followed by The Bunny at 1:00 PM.

jk-co Professional/Advance Master Class
Where: The Hangar at Stanley
When: Tue. April, 6

With values rooted in equity, artistry, and community, jk-co offers a series of masterclasses to connect and engage with artists and audiences alike. This unique experience is available for $20 per person with a class limit of 10 spots. These classes encourage dancers to abandon boundaries and channel joy through technical explorations, choreographic games, improvisation exercises, and jk-co repertoire teaching; these classes encourage dancers to abandon limits and channel joy—Email to reserve your spot.

Live Music: Blue Oak Lane
Where: The Hangar at Stanley
When: April 9 – April 11

Join jk-co for an evening of dance, step back in time to a place called home. Set in the round, this immersive performance explores the passage of time through the folding and unfolding of relationships. This genuinely excellent performance starts at 7 PM on April 9-10 and 2 PM on April 11. Grab your tickets now.

5K Walk/Trail Run Series
Where: Arapahoe County Fair Grounds & Events Center
When: Sat. April 10 beginning at 8 AM

Tag along for the Arapahoe County's inaugural 5K TRAIL WALK/RUN SERIES celebrating Open Spaces, fitness and good health, and Aurora's thriving local trail system. They will have prizes and free swag, light breakfast, and booths at the finish line! All ages are welcome. You can also sign up for our virtual race and walk/run the trails on your own time. Sign up here.

The Canvas Project: Earth Day
Where: Town Center at Aurora
When: Thurs. April 22

They are bringing new art and profound culture to our area with The Canvas Project! Look no further than Town Center at Aurora for the next great masterpiece. They are celebrating Earth Day, and everyone is welcome to join them in planting a flower!

Brunch at Three Little Griddles in Aurora CO


The following will be open throughout April, making it easy to plan your laid-back adventures in Aurora.

Brunch it Up!

Brunch is pure bliss. It's a lazy, lingering time to get your fill of sweet or savory treats, have an extra cup of joe, or maybe even indulge in a mimosa or Bloody Mary without having to rush anywhere. As the temperatures get warmer, consider dining outside at one of our many must-visit brunch spots. Read more.

Play a Round of Golf

With more than 300 days of sunshine annually, Aurora is a golfer's paradise. While most courses are playable year-round, April brings the warmer temperatures that make golfing outdoors more enjoyable. Discover Aurora's courses and choose your adventure. Here's a full description of the courses to try in the city.