Things To Do in April

Spring has sprung! Fun is blooming in Aurora, Colorado. Check out some of these things to do.

After a cold and gloomy winter, spring sunshine is here to brighten your days! Get out and enjoy some of these events in Aurora for the month of April.

Upcoming Events:

Earthmade at Stanley
Where: Stanley Marketplace
When: April 15-16th 12-5 pm

Back for the third year, this Earth Day-inspired pop-up will once again take over The Hangar at Stanley Marketplace. Over 60 local merchants, eco-friendly small enterprises, and groups that promote sustainability and conservation will be on hand. Enjoy live music, adult beverages, and unique entertainment throughout the weekend.

Paranormal Cirque
Where: Town Center at Aurora
When: April 13th-16th

A crazy yet fun fusion between Circus, theatre, and cabaret. This new show will transport you to a dark world inhabited by creatures with incredible circus art abilities.

Aurora Symphony: Spring Masterworks: French Connection
Where: Cherokee Trail High School
When: April 1-2

Bring the entire family and enjoy symphonic music from some of France’s greatest composers! Featuring: Jules Massenet - Orchestral Suite no. 6, Scènes de féerie, Francis Poulenc - Sonata for Flute, Karlotta Davis, Flute and César Franck - Symphony in D minor.

Spring-A-Long Scavenger Hunt
Where: Gaylord Rockies Resort and Convention Center
When: Through May 14th

Embark on a springtime scavenger hunt as you search for clues throughout the Gaylord Rockies Resort. Wander through the Grand Lodge, full of spring flowers and seasonal colors, as you work at your own pace. Complete the hunt, solve the puzzle, and take home a springtime surprise! Good fun for the entire family.

Cockpit Demo Day
Where: Wings Over The Rockies Air and Space Museum
When: April 8th

Get an up-close look inside select aircraft at the museum and learn all about the history of the aircraft, instruments, and controls! Featured aircraft in April: Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-23 MLD, LTV A-7D Corsair II, Alexander Eaglerock, Cessna U-3A (Wheelchair accessible), Bede BD-5 (Wheelchair accessible).

Easter Egg and Scavenger Hunt
Where: Town Center At Aurora
When: April 8th, 1-3 pm

Bring the family to Town Center for a kid's Easter egg hunt and an adult scavenger hunt! The kid's egg hunt is on the lower level Fieldhouse end of the Town Center, while the adult scavenger hunt will be throughout the entire Town Center. Prizes will be given to the top three Easter egg collectors. As for the adult scavenger hunt, the Easter Bunny will hide special eggs around the Town Center. You can also reserve a time to take a photo with the Easter Bunny now through April 8th here.

Tick, Tick, Boom
Where: Vintage Theater
When: Through April 23rd

From the creator of RENT. Tick, tick … BOOM! cracks open the ticking-time-bomb world of creating theater to celebrate the power of finding your voice and holding on to a dream.

Treasure Island - A New Musical For A New Generation
Where: Aurora Fox Theater
When: April 28th- May 21st

Excitement runs high in this new musical adaptation of Robert Louis Stevenson's thrilling tale of pirates, treasure maps, and mutiny on the seven seas. When Jim Hawkins sets sail in search of a long-lost treasure, he has no idea what adventures and trials await him. Our young hero is on a race for hidden riches, but can he hold on to his humanity when pitted against the infamous sea dog, Long John Silver? Join us for a swashbuckling good time perfect for the entire family!

Discover Colorado Escape Room: Riches In The Rockies
Where: Gaylord Rockies Resort and Convention Center
When: Through May 14th

This is fun for everyone. Discover fascinating facts about Colorado history in this interactive escape room as you solve clues and riddles in order to break free!

Free Photos With The Easter Bunny
Where: Southlands Lifestyle Center
When: Through April 8th

Hop along to Southlands Lifestyle Center to snap a photo with The Easter Bunny. You can reserve a time here. Make sure to stop by guest services while you're there for a chance to win a 3-foot Chocolate Bunnies from Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory!