Activities in Lowry

$75 for $150 Worth of Services Capoeira Duas Terras

Capoeira Duas Terras

Delmar Parkway

$150 $75

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Flight Simulation and Museum Day for One, Two, or Four from Aviation Xtreme at Wings Over the Rockies Air & Space Museum

Aviation Xtreme at Wings Over the Rockies Air & Space Museum

Lowry Neighborhood

$46 $24

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Learn how the pros pilot a fighter jet during simulated flights; explore a former Air Force hangar with more than four dozen airplanes

Spotlight Theatre Company 2014–15 Season Pass, August 30–July 25 (Up to 45% Off)

Spotlight Theatre Company

Spotlight Theatre Company - The John Hand Theatre

$89 $49

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2014–15 season includes farces such as The Foreigner, the thriller Rope, and the Aaron Sorkin story A Few Good Men

Four-Week Boot Camp with Three or Five Workouts per Week at Greater Denver Adventure Boot Camp (Up to 75% Off)

Greater Denver Adventure Boot Camp

Denver

$199 $49

One-hour boot-camp classes can lead to a reduction of body fat, weight loss, and improved posture, endurance, strength, and self-confidence

Two Hours of Bowling and Shoe Rental for Two, Four, or Six at AMF Bowling Co. (Up to 56% Off)

AMF Bowling Centers

Multiple Locations

$40 $17

Bowling at over 250 locations across the country hosts groups of two, four, or six for two hours of bowling

Martial-Arts Program for One or Two, or One or Two Private Classes with Uniform for Kids Ages 3-15 (Up to 63% Off)

Okinawa Karate

Denver

$129 $45

Seasoned senseis with third-degree black belts teach students self-defense and discipline at their results-oriented dojo

Two, Four, or Six Personal Training Sessions and Nutritional Consultations at Colorado Body Tech (Up to 73% Off)

Colorado Body Tech

Denver

$300 $89

Friendly, nonjudgmental trainers help clients to achieve fitness goals through one-on-one workout sessions and nutritional guidance

5, 10, or 20 Yoga Classes at Kindness Yoga

Kindness Yoga

Multiple Locations

$220 $99

Impassioned brigade of instructors forges yogic community with physically engaging and mentally centering classes for all skill levels

Four or Six Weeks of Small-Group Personal-Training Sessions at Up Gym Functional Training Center (80% Off)

Up Gym Functional Training Center

Park Hill

$215 $43

Tone bodies with resistance training, cardio, nutritional counseling, and core fitness during small-group classes

Visit for 2, 4, or 6 or Single, Senior Couple, or Family Membership to Four Mile Historic Park (Up to 50% Off)

Four Mile Historic Park

Cherry Creek

$10 $5

Memberships to Denver’s oldest house and 12-acre pioneer-era park includes discounts on special events and free wagon rides

12 Introductory CrossFit Classes from Crossfit Banshee (75% Off)

Crossfit Banshee

Aurora

$150 $38

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One, Three, or Five Personal Training Sessions at Hard Core Fitness (Up to 67% Off)

Hard Core Fitness

Hard Core Fitness

$60 $25

Trainers help students build powerful, lithe physiques, with special emphasis on core strength exercises

5 or 10 Martial Arts Classes at Stapleton Family Karate (Up to 80% Off)

Stapleton Family Karate

Park Hill

$150 $30

Burn fat and tone muscle while soaking up self-defense techniques from black-belt instructors

$50 for $100 Groupon — On The Move Studio

On The Move Studio

Southeast Denver

$100 $50

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$85 for One Month of CrossFit Classes plus Four Intro Classes at CrossFit Cherry Creek ($200 Value)

CrossFit Cherry Creek

Southeast Denver

$200 $85

Coaches lead athletes through warm-up, skill work, and a high-intensity workout combining cardio with weightlifting

$36 for $65 Groupon — FORMULA FITNESS TRAINING STUDIOS

Formula Fitness Training Studios, Llc

Hale

$65 $36

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3 Months of Unlimited Kids' Martial Arts Classes at Tonbo Dojo LLC (65% Off)

Tonbo Dojo

Denver

$285 $100

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5, 10, or 20 Kickboxing Classes at Tanny Academy of Martial Arts (Up to 56% Off)

Tanny Academy of Martial Arts

Aurora City Place

$50 $25

Learn punches, kicks, and knee strikes while burning calories and building strength during circuit training workouts

One-Hour of Laser Tag for Four, Six, or Eight at American Paintball Coliseum (Up to 57% Off)

American Paintball Coliseum

Park Hill

$80 $40

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Players face off inside an indoor or outdoor arena using a laser system that attaches to paintball guns

$105 Toward One Month of Martial Arts Training Including 1 Private Lesson & Up to 3 Group Classes Each Week

Z Ultimate Self Defense Studios

Aurora

$250 $105

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All-Day Paintball Package for Up to 4, 6, or 12 & Equipment Rental from Paintball International (Up to 82% Off)

Paintball International

Multiple Locations

$100 $19

Equipped with rental paintball markers and masks, groups vie for supremacy over outdoor fields

Indoor Paintball with Gear Rental for Four or Six at The Paintball Park Aurora (Up to 54% Off)

The Paintball Park Aurora

Sable Ridge

$170 $78

Paintballers strategically play game across a 3,000-square-foot close-quarters field or a 4,000-square-foot ball field

$55 for $100 Groupon — U S Martial Arts

U.s. Martial Arts

Aurora

$100 $55

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$60 for $120 Groupon — Us Martial Arts & Mixed up Fitness

Unified Systems Of Martial Arts

Aurora

$120 $60

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Five Group Pilates Mat Classes or Three Private Pilates Classes at pH7 Pilates (Up to 51% Off)

pH7 Pilates

Multiple Locations

$75 $37

In small groups or one on one, instructors help students of all fitness levels tone and tighten their cores and arms

5 or 10 Reformer Classes or One Month of Unlimited Fitness Classes at Pilates Infusion (Up to 73% Off)

Pilates Infusion

Cherry Creek

$125 $49

5-person beginner Pilates reformer classes ensure plenty of personal attention; kickboxing and Pilates boot camps sculpt muscles for summer

One or Three Personal-Training Sessions at Peak Performance Personal Training (Up to 63% Off)

Peak Performance Personal Training

Colorado Kettlebell Club

$130 $49

Each client receives development of a personal program and nutritional consultation; results-driven, mountain-athlete style of training

$20 for 30 Classes from MetaBody Yoga & Fitness Pass ($350 Value)

MetaBody Yoga & Fitness Pass

Multiple Locations

$350 $20

Instructors encourage full-body results in a variety of fitness classes supplemented by a success guide and nutritional coaching

$20 for 30-Class Yoga and Fitness Pass from Yoga & Fitness Passport ($300 Value)

Yoga & Fitness Passport

Multiple Locations

$300 $20

Students can use this 30-class pass at multiple locations to take everything from yoga to Zumba, signing up on an easy online platform

$43 for $85 Groupon — Avantgardefitness

Avantgarde Fitness

Cherry Creek

$85 $43

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Four, Six, or Eight Personal Training Sessions at Fitness With Animal (Up to 85% Off)

Fitness With Animal

Denver

$240 $39

Brent Cameron—aka "Animal"—draws on 20 years of experience as he leads clients through personal training sessions

Three or Six Personal Training Sessions at BodyMindAlignedFitness.com (Up to 60% Off)

BodyMindAlignedFitness.com

Busy Body Fitness.

$225 $89

Trainers help clients toward their goals of losing weight, building muscle, or bolstering cardio health

$98 for 10 Pilates Classes at Club Pilates ($170 Value)

Club Pilates

Cherry Creek

$170 $98

A Cherry Creek studio hosts strengthening Pilates Reformer, sculpting, and stretching classes taught by certified instructors

$25 for Three Classes and a 30 minute Massage ($50 Value) — The Apprentice of Peace Wellness Studio

Apprentice Of Peace Wellness Studio

Cory - Merrill

$50 $25

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Punch Card for 10 Fitness Classes or One Month of Unlimited Fitness Classes at Ascent Fitness (Up to 51% Off)

Ascent Fitness

Ascent Fitness

$100 $49

Stop in for toning Pilates classes, meditative yoga classes, early-morning boot camp, or tone zone classes that focus on specific body parts

$39 for a Couple’s Introductory-Class Package with Two Dance-Practice Parties ($104 Value)

Salsaville Dance Studios

Multiple Locations

$104 $39

Couples learn the basic techniques of salsa dancing in 4 weeks of group lessons, showing off their new skills at 2 dance-practice parties

5 or 10 Fitness Classes or One-Month Membership at Tran's Fitness & Kickboxing (Up to 78% Off)

Tran's Fitness & Kickboxing

Multiple Locations

$100 $25

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Martial-arts-influenced classes utilize modern heart-rate monitors to provide real-time feedback on workout effectiveness.

Classes or Kids' Birthday at Professional Martial Arts Xtreme (Up to 91% Off). Five Options Available.

Professional Martial Arts Xtreme

Denver

$289 $27

Third-degree black belt helps build self-confidence and self-defense skills; party with 30-minute class and white belts for 15 guests

$49 for an Eight-Week Gymnastics Program for Kids aged 3–6 at Colorado Gymnastics Institute ($109 Value)

Colorado Gymnastics Institute

Aurora

$109 $49

Boys and girls develop and improve motor skills, hand-eye coordination, strength, flexibility, balance, memory, and socialization skills

Four barre3 Fitness Classes or One Month of Unlimited barre3 Fitness Classes at barre3 (Up to 54% Off)

Barre3

Cherry Creek

$80 $39

The barre3 workout combines yoga, Pilates, and the ballet barre to develop lean muscles, burn calories, and improve posture

10 Fitness Classes or One Month of Unlimited Fitness Classes at Let's Do This Fitness (Up to 80% Off)

Let's Do This Fitness

Denver

$120 $20

High-energy Zumba workouts burn calories with moves set to Latin beats; BodyPump classes use barbells to tone the major muscle groups

Social Painting Class for One or Two at Vino & Picasso (Up to 57% Off)

Vino & Picasso

Vinue Food and Wine Bar

$35 $17

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Two-hour classes included all art supplies, and students can order drinks from Vinue Wine Bar's menu

Three or Five Personal-Training Sessions at Ancillary One (Up to 72% Off)

Ancillary One

Cherry Creek

$210 $60

Seasoned, supportive personal trainers work one-on-one with exercisers, customizing sessions based on clients' fitness goals

One Month of Introductory or Advanced CrossFit Classes at D Town Crossfit (Up to 59% Off)

D Town CrossFit

University Hills

$150 $69

Functional, intense, and constantly varied workouts; Elements classes are intended for new students

Six Fitness Classes or a Month of Unlimited Fitness Classes at Pearl Street Fitness (Up to 54% Off)

Pearl Street Fitness

Multiple Locations

$60 $29

Fitness classes, including yoga and full-body conditioning, provide workouts that are never the same

$49 for Four Private Guitar Lessons with Free Lesson e-Book at American Guitar Academy ($ 129.95 Value)

American Guitar Academy

Multiple Locations

$129.95 $49

Under the tutelage of skilled instructors, prospective rock icons learn scales, chords, and soloing techniques during 30-minute lessons

Comedy Mystery Dinner Theater from Lumber Baron Murder Mystery Dinners (Up to 34% Off). Two Options Available.

Lumber Baron Murder Mystery Dinners

Multiple Locations

$79.99 $59

Fun murder-mystery dinners let audiences try to work out crimes as they feast inside a creep mansion or luxurious, modern hotel

Half-Price Movie Admission Coupon with Drinks and Popcorn for Two or Four at Elvis Cinemas (Up to 59% Off)

Elvis Cinemas

Multiple Locations

$19.50 $9

A trio of theaters show films a few weeks after their initial release dates; includes a 32-oz. drink and 85-oz. popcorn

Consultation and Fascial Stretch with Optional Personal Training Session at VOX Fit Denver (Up to 54% Off)

VOX Fit Denver

City Park West

$125 $59

Trainers help clients improve flexibility by stretching fascia, the connective tissue that holds muscles in place

$50 for $100 Groupon — Sunlight Music Academy

Sunlight Music Academy

City Park West

$100 $50

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Four Personal Training Sessions with Diet and Weight-Loss Consultation from PowerHour Personal Training (79% Off)

Powerhour Personal Training

Denver

$300 $63

We'll do a movement screen, coach your diet, build a workout program, and get you the lean, athletic body you want.

5 or 10 Boot-Camp Classes at Motion Fitness and Massage (Up to 61% Off)

Motion Fitness and Massage

Multiple Locations

$45 $19

A licensed personal trainer and massage therapist combines cardio and strength training during these intense boot-camp workouts

10 Personal-Training Sessions from Finding Fitness LLC (45% Off)

Finding Fitnessllc

Aurora

$600 $330

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$5 for $15 Worth of Mat Pilates — Brittany's Pilates

Brittany's Pilates

Aurora

$15 $5

Free-flowing classes where every person can comfortably move at his or her own pace

10 CrossFit Classes or 1 Month of Unlimited CrossFit Classes at Glory Bound CrossFit (Up to 59% Off)

Glory Bound CrossFit

Glory Bound CrossFit

$120 $49

Learn and master functional movements that make everyday activities easier at a CrossFit studio focused on women and children.

One Month of Unlimited Self-Defense Classes for One, Two, or a Family at Women of Ruffhouse (Up to 86% Off)

Women of Ruffhouse

Aurora

$150 $45

Instructors teach verbal, judo, and jiujutsu self-defense techniques; Piloxing, Zumba, Insanity, and Pachanga classes are also available

Four- or Eight-Week Irish Step-Dancing Class at Wick School of Irish Dance (Up to 68% Off)

Wick School of Irish Dance

Multiple Locations

$55 $20

Step-dancing champ leads classes teaching good posture and precise footwork for dancing reels and jigs

Two or Four One-Hour Drum Lessons at Drum Lessons by Nick Soave (63% Off)

Drum Lessons by Nick Soave

Denver

$80 $30

An avid drummer since age five, Nick Soave teaches aspiring percussionists of all ages skills such as polyrhythms and playing with a band

Boot Camp Classes and Personal Training at Denver Boot Camps (Up to 67% Off). Four Options Available.

Denver Boot Camps

Denver

$119 $59

A former Marine Corps personal trainer leads challenging boot camps designed to help students shed pounds and gain stamina and self-esteem

4, 10, or 20 Classes at Samadhi Center for Yoga (Up to 59% Off)

Samadhi Center for Yoga

Uptown

$239 $99

Welcoming center hosts vinyasa, yin, and power yoga classes for practitioners of all skill levels

Haunted Historical Walking Tour for Two or Four from D-Tours (Up to 63% Off)

D-Tours

Subculture

$60 $24

Groups take a jaunt through the city, visiting historic sites such as Millionaire's Row

Two Hours of Roller Skating with Skate Rental for Two or Four at Skate City (50% Off)

Skate City

Multiple Locations

$14 $7

Skaters of all ages roll across smooth white rinks during open-skate sessions

One-Day or Weekend Admission for Two, Four, or Six People to Self Reliance Expo November 7-8 (50% Off)

Self Reliance Expo

National Western Complex

$20 $10

Hear from experts on self-reliance and emergency-preparedness tactics like injury treatment, natural medicine, and solar-oven cooking

Skylab XX Featuring Tiësto, Eric Prydz, and Seven Lions with VIP Entry on Saturday, September 20 (Up to 49% Off)

SKYLAB XX

Denver Coliseum

$173.90 $89

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Successful DJs from around the globe, including Tiësto and Eric Prydz, share their mixed beats

Boot Camp or One Personal Training Session at Turbo Training Fitness Center (Up to 85% Off). Three Options.

Turbo Training Fitness Center

Denver Tech Center

$240 $59

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High-impact boot-camp classes crafted by former Mr. Colorado and endorsed by Donald Trump’s Miss USA

Four or Eight Weekly Group Guitar Lessons at Strum and Sip (Up to 71% Off)

Strum and Sip

Multiple Locations

$120 $39

Laid-back beginner's lessons teach basic chords and strumming techniques; Rockstar sessions cover a new song each week

10 or 20 Classes at The Yoga Mat (Up to 70% Off)

The Yoga Mat

Five Points

$130 $45

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Classes for both beginners and advanced students focus on breath, movement, and alignment

2 Hours of Jump Time for 1 or 2, Weekday Party for 8, or 10 Visits at Jumpoline Park in Aurora (Up to 50% Off) 

Jumpoline Park

Mission Viejo

$18 $9

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Bright colored trampolines fling jumpers into the air, with separate areas for kids under 7 and high-flying dodge ball games

One or Two Months of Krav Maga or Kickboxing Classes at Evolve Martial Arts and Fitness (Up to 75% Off)

Evolve Martial Arts and Fitness

Denver

$129 $39

Pupils achieve a full-body kickboxing workout or learn practical self-defense techniques originally developed for the Israeli Defense Force

Denver Urban Avengers Race Registration for One, Two, Four, or Six on October 25 (Up to 56% Off)

Denver Urban Avengers

Stoney's Bar and Grill

$44 $22

Clad in costumes, teams of two to six pursue clues and challenges as they race through Denver in a superhero-themed scavenger hunt

Private and Group Dance Lessons at TG Danzport Studio (Up to 74% Off). Three Options Available.

TG Danzport Studio

Hampden South

$110 $29

Private and group dance lessons teach any of the six styles offered, including Ballroom, Latin, Swing and Country Swing

$19 for 10 Boxing or Kickboxing Classes at Easton Training Center ($300 Value)

Easton Training Center

Multiple Locations

$300 $19

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People of all skill levels steel their muscles in intense 60-minute kickboxing and boxing classes

Wine-Tasting Package for Two, Four, or Six at Mile High Winery (Up to 59% Off)

Mile High Winery

Denver

$35 $17

Handcrafted wines served in a space with art and decor inspired by downtown Denver

Admission for Two, Four, or Eight to CELL Counterterrorism Education Learning Lab (Up to 53% Off)

CELL Counterterrorism Education Learning Lab

Golden Triangle

$16 $8

Developed by counterterrorism experts, the interactive exhibit educates visitors about global terrorism's history, tools, and media coverage

$30 for Six-Week Yoga Basics Class at Iyengar Yoga Center of Denver ($60 Value)

Iyengar Yoga Center of Denver

Washington Park West

$60 $30

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Practitioners learn basic Iyengar yoga poses during six weekly classes

10 or 20 Yoga Classes at 621 Yoga and Massage (Up to 71% Off)

621 Yoga and Massage

Central Business District

$120 $39

Stretch in the sunlight that pours in through the studio's tall windows during relaxing, rejuvenating yoga classes

3- or 12-Month Membership with Unlimited Online Classes from YogaDownload.com (Up to 67% Off)

YogaDownload.com

Online Deal

$24 $15.99

Online yoga site features more than 400 yoga classes for streaming or downloading in variety of styles, levels, and themes

Half-Day Basic or Full-Day Intermediate Rock-Climbing Trip for One or Two from Apex Ex (Up to 75% Off)

Apex Ex

On Location

$199 $59

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Learn basic rock-climbing skills and explore intermediate paths on half- or full-day trips with gear rental included

$90 for $180 Worth of Salsa-Dance Classes — Salsa Classes

Salsa Classes

On Location

$180 $90

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Intensity and accessibility form the cornerstones of the CrossFit philosophy. Unlike traditional fitness classes, each workout is unique, incorporating a wide range of functional movements into sweat-inducing sequences intended to bolster strength, stamina, flexibility, coordination, and more. The workouts are intended to be taxing; however, students have the ability control the load and intensity of each exercise and safely challenge themselves at their own pace. As a result, students of virtually any age and fitness level can attend provided that they are prepared to pursue a demanding workout regimen.

Self-motivation is vital, but Lowry CrossFit's instructors are also on hand to provide support, guidance, and encouragement. Safety is of paramount importance, so the instructors ensure that every student knows how to use the Rogue Fitness and Rage Fitness equipment scattered across the 3,000 square foot facility. The building also features a separate area for Olympic lifting as well as an outdoor section with a 15-foot-tall structure that students can climb using a rope.

990 Dayton Street
Aurora,
CO
US

The sounds of slap shots and blades carving the ice resound through Big Bear Ice Arena as it sets the stage for visitors participating in hockey, figure skating, and a host of other games. Hockey programs for kids and adults follow the rules and regulations set forth by USA Hockey, which allows slap shots but not checking or doing burnouts in a Zamboni. When pucks aren't careening from board to board, figure skaters can glide out onto the ice for programs that range from a Learn to Skate class to competitive team events. Less competitive patrons, meanwhile, can log their time on the ice through games such as bandy and broomball or casual open skates.

8580 E Lowry Blvd
Denver,
CO
US

Whether a touring professional or a casual amateur, Trackman technology manages to assist golfers shave strokes off their score. It performs this feat by reading swing and ball flight parameters while players hit shots on the range. The software provides feedback with an accuracy of within one foot at 100 yards, whether the shot is a 350-yard missile, a 150-yard iron approach, or a 30-yard pitch.

On the range at CommonGround Golf Course, Level 2 Trackman Certified Professional Tom Polifka harnesses Trackman's capabilities at Golf Flight Lab, LLC. He brings this technology to golfers so that they too can identify weak spots in their game, from too-high trajectories to slices that always seem to end up in the neighbor's windshield. As golfers hit range balls into the air, the technology measures and displays the full trajectory of any shot and presents the golfer with a long list of the shot's statistics including club speed, spin rate, and attack angle.

10300 East 4th Way
Aurora,
CO
US

Nature meets the city at CommonGround Golf Course. As golf balls crest through the air, the verdant Colorado Front Range and the steely Denver skyline both stand proudly behind the 18-hole terrain. A lengthy undertaking at 7,229 yards from the back tees, the course was designed by architect Tom Doak—former student of the legendary course designer Pete Dye and creator of four courses currently listed among Golf Magazine’s top 100 in the world. Mr. Doak installed four sets of tees so that players of all skill levels could navigate the densely lush fairways, putt on the carpet-like greens, and sketch loving portraits of him into the frequent bunkers.

Alongside the 18-hole championship course lies the nine-hole par 3 course, a testament to CommonGround’s commitment to growing the game. Youngsters will enjoy the kid-friendly length, with holes averaging a shade over 100 yards.

10300 E Golfers Way
Aurora,
CO
US

Aviation Xtreme's simulators let land-locked folk fly aboard jetfighters and WWI- or WWII-era aircraft in aerial missions or close-range combat. Aspiring aces strap into the cockpit of their simulator and choose from aircraft such as an F-15A Eagle, F-4 Phantom, or P-51 Mustang. After a short instructional video, they take off into the realistic blue yonder on a chosen mission, which can include an anti-ship mission or ground-attack mission. Each simulator is part of a larger computerized network, allowing friends to go head-to-head in a dogfight or team up to carve clouds into self-portraits.

Aviation Xtreme is housed inside Wings Over the Rockies Air & Space Museum, the former locale of the 1930s-built Lowry Air Force Base that closed in 1995, reports Frommer’s. These days, the 150,000-square-foot hangar houses more than four dozen airplanes, including five Century Series fighters and one of two B-1A Lancers on display in the world. The museum is even home to a full-size X-Wing Starfighter from Star Wars and the Harrison Ford Welcome Theater, where the staff starts each day in hiding to surprise Mr. Ford in case he visits.

In addition to aircraft from films, the museum’s space and rocketry exhibits include full-scale replicas of boilerplate spacecrafts used to train Apollo missions to the moon. Others models recreate planes in all their glory, such as the 16-foot Titan II launch vehicle, while hands-on exhibits replicate the conditions of space travel.

7711 E Academy Blvd
Denver,
CO
US

John Hand had a theory: for any problem a person might have, someone in their local community has a solution. To that end, he founded Colorado Free University, continuing a tradition that began with the Denver Free University of the 1970s and early '80s. Whereas the Denver Free University was created as a political move to make education more accessible, the Colorado incarnation sets its sights on simple personal betterment, becoming more of a learning network than a school. All of its teachers are independent contractors culled from the local community, and together they helm skill-based and enrichment classes for adults, spanning a range of artistic, humanitarian, and business disciplines.

Students can receive training in foreign languages or ASL, business or digital marketing, or acting, visual arts, or woodworking. The school's facilities also accommodate CompuSkills computer-training classes, which progress from basic sessions in computer operation to advanced sessions in photoshopping a ghost out of a family portrait. There are cooking classes, foreign language courses, and style classes, all of which turn out well-rounded pupils. The campus's 89-seat John Hand Theater, meanwhile, hosts intimate performances from local Firehouse Theater Company and Spotlight Theatre Company.

7653 E 1st Pl
Denver,
CO
US