HRCA Oktoberfest 5K
Put on your lederhosen and your running/walking shoes and join us as we kick-start the annual Highlands Ranch Community Association’s Oktoberfest event in Town Center with the Oktoberfest 5K!
The HRCA Oktoberfest 5K course is a mixture of both sidewalk and gravel/dirty trails and is well suited for all ability levels. After the race, plan to stick around for all you can eat pancakes from Flipin Flapjacks’, free beer from Living the Dream Brewery and a fun post-race party! Come back later in the afternoon to get your polka on, enjoy German food and other HRCA Oktoberfest activities at the HRCA Oktoberfest event.
Mel Brooks at Bellco Theatre
Join the incomparable Mel Brooks on Saturday, October 6 for an exclusive, inside look at his storied career, and the making of the legendary and groundbreaking movie Blazing Saddles. This outrageous masterpiece, considered one of the top comedy films of all time, will be presented on the big screen followed by a live conversation and audience Q&A with Mel Brooks himself. Somebody give the Governor a harrumph! Memorable and monumental, Mel Brooks and Blazing Saddles…back in the saddle again.
Neil DeGrasse Tyson at Bellco Theatre
From Star Wars to Frozen to The Martian. An entertaining and enlightening review of all the science that our favorite movies got wrong, combined with some of the stuff they got right. Incorporates the latest films, as well as some classics that you may not have known had any science in them at all.
Join us Sunday, October 28 at Boulder Counties longest running Holiday Run and Festival…with jumpy castles, bungee jumpers, kids games, arts and crafts, costume and pie eating contest…the running races are 5k/10k and 3 kids races. 600 kids and 600+ adults. This years theme is ZOMBIES. 80% arrive in costume. Festival free…a fee to run races. 8th annual event.
Backcountry Wilderness Half Marathon
Saturday, November 3, 2018 marks the 10th Annual Backcountry Wilderness Half Marathon in Highlands Ranch! This 13.1 mile scenic trail run utilizes the Douglas County East/West trail and the beautiful Highlands Ranch Community Association’s Backcountry Wilderness Area trails.
Jerry Seinfeld at Bellco Theatre
America’s premier comedian, Jerry Seinfeld, comes to the Bellco Theatre in Denver, CO to perform his signature stand-up routine on Friday, Nov 16th. Seinfeld has been hailed for his uncanny ability to joke about the little things in life that relate to audiences everywhere. His latest projects include the Emmy nominated web series, Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee, and his Netflix special Jerry Before Seinfeld. Seinfeld continues to perform both nationally and internationally.
Two shows! Friday, November 16 –
7:00 PM and 10:00 PM
Politicon LIVE! at Bellco Theatre
Join us Saturday, November 17 at Politicon, the “Unconventional Political Convention,” is hitting the road with Politicon Live!, its first traveling road tour featuring former White House Communications Director Anthony Scaramucci, Turning Point USA founder Charlie Kirk and The Young Turks’ Hasan Piker. The tour will be stopping in Denver for one night only.
Politicon is the annual, non-partisan “Unconventional Political Convention” that brings Republicans, Democrats, and people of all political stripes together to banter and spar over the most topical issues in smart and entertaining ways that often poke fun at both sides of the aisle.
Castle Rock Starlighting
Join us Saturday, November 17! The Castle Rock “Lighting of the Star” has been a community event shared by residents dating back to 1936. The same spirit of volunteerism, generosity and love of tradition exists today as Castle Rock businesses and residents prepare to celebrate Starlighting downtown on the Saturday before Thanksgiving.
This year’s celebration will again include: hot chocolate, non-profit booths, strolling entertainers, live entertainment and of course Santa will be present for photos and visits. Don’t forget to enjoy the Rink at the Rock, an outdoor ice skating rink in downtown Castle Rock as well. Non-profit groups are invited to participate in this well-respected community event to spread the word about their organization. Click below to register, space is limited.
TEDxMileHigh at Bellco Theatre
Join us on Saturday, December 1st at the Bellco Theatre as we explore how we may reframe the ways we see entrenched challenges facing our world, reimagine new opportunities for collaboration, reaffirm our shared humanity, and reanimate our purpose. TEDxMileHigh: Reset will feature two live sessions of speakers, an interactive exhibits lounge, and a surrounding week of experiences that will create space for reflection and open doors for new opportunities and discovery!
Price is Right Live at Bellco Theatre
The Price Is Right Live™ is the hit interactive stage show that gives eligible individuals the chance to hear their names called and “Come On Down” to win. Prizes may include appliances, vacations and possibly a new car! Play classic games just like on television’s longest running and most popular game show…from Plinko™ to Cliffhangers™ to The Big Wheel™ and even the fabulous Showcase.
Join us Friday, December 7 through Sunday, December 9! From the turning on of the holiday lights in the miniature Santa’s Village to the ice skating pond; from the tree decorating contest to the Holiday Marketplace and a grand finale fireworks show, there will be lots for everyone to see and do.