From duck races to road races, Cinco de Mayo festivals to live concerts, Colorado is packed with events this weekend. With the days getting longer and the temperatures getting warmer, you’ll have plenty of time to get outdoors and experience Colorado’s endless events. To explore more Colorado events, check out our BRAND NEW OutThere Colorado Events Calendar!

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1. Cinco de Mayo “Celebrate Culture” Festival

Head to downtown Denver for the state’s largest Cinco de Mayo celebration with live music, dance performances, contests, a community parade and endless vendors to choose from.

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A starry Colorado sky. Photo Credit: Bryce Bradford.

2. Star Light-Star Bright Observatory Public Viewing Night

Spend the evening beneath the Colorado sky at the Star Light-Star Bright Observatory in Colorado Springs. Get a closer look at outer space and learn about astronomy from The National Space Science and Technology Institute.

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Shakin' at the Basin Spring Concert Series - Arapahoe Basin - OutThere Colorado
Pg. 6ix ready to perform at Arapahoe Basin’s Shakin’ at the Basin Spring Concert Series. Photo Credit: Arapahoe Basin.

3. Shakin’ at the Basin Spring Concert Series

Enjoy free, live music from the band Pg. 6ix at the base of Arapahoe Basin Ski Area.

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Rubber ducks race through Estes Park. Photo Credit: pamocampo.

4. 29th Annual Estes Park Duck Race & Festival

The Estes Park Duck Race is a fun, family-friendly event that benefits local charities. Race your duck down the river for a chance to win awesome prizes then stick around downtown Estes Park for the live music, beer garden, food vendors and other entertainment.

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Racing down the finish line. Photo Credit: JAWS123

5. Broncos FIT 7K Series Run/Walk

If you love running and the Denver Broncos, this Woodland Park event is for you! Following a 7K road race, participants will attend a post-race celebration with current and former Bronco players, Miles the mascot, the Denver Broncos cheerleaders and fun, family activities. All participants will be entered into giveaways and will receive a t-shirt and finisher’s medal.

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