Great Plains Park

- Great Plains Park

Tucked away in the city of Aurora, Colorado is the locally known “jewel off of Jewel” called Great Plains Park. This hidden gem is ideal for outdoor lovers and families, featuring multiple playgrounds, a sprayground, picnic shelters, a softball diamond, a sports field, a half-court basketball court, fitness stations, and walking paths. In this blog […]

Plains Conservation Center

- Plains Conservation Center

Surrounded by miles of suburbs, the Plains Conservation Center is an outdoor education center located in Aurora, Colorado. Owned by the Aurora Parks, Recreation, and Open Space department, the center is open to the public for free educational programs and events. But, why? Why not use the land for more development? Let’s dive in. While […]


- Southlands

Tucked away in the southeast suburbs of Aurora is a little shopping center that has it all—Southlands. With easy access to food, drink, and entertainment, Southlands is the perfect destination for a fun night out or a casual day of exploring. Here are just a few of the many reasons why Southlands is the best […]

Cherry Creek State Park

- Cherry Creek State Park

Tucked away in the southeast corner of Denver is Cherry Creek State Park, a hidden oasis for outdoor enthusiasts of all stripes. This 880-acre state park features a reservoir, swim beach, multi-use trails, and more, making it the perfect place to spend a day (or a weekend) in the great outdoors. Here’s everything you need […]

Stanley Marketplace

- Stanley Marketplace

Have you checked out Stanley Marketplace yet? If not, you’re missing out! While the marketplace opened in 2017, its history began in the 1950s as an aviation manufacturing facility. After decades of use and multiple owners, the building was shuttered in 2009.  Today, its parking lot overflows with Denver natives eager to experience all that […]

The Wreck Room Escape Game

- The Wreck Room Escape Game

Imagine being locked in a room with only one hour to escape. You and a few others must solve puzzles, find clues, and work together to make your way out before time runs out. This is the basic premise of Wreck Room Escape Game, an interactive adventure game designed for everyone. With multiple rooms to […]