Calling all foodies. Join the International Food Truck Festival this Saturday August 3rd in Downtown Denver’s Civic Center Park (Colfax/Bannock) for the 4th annual Denver International Food Truck Festival from 11 a.m. - 7 p.m. Featuring some of the best cultural food from around the world served by the following Denver’s best international food trucks. With 15+ International Food Trucks; 3 Live music performances; 10+ Cultural dance performances; Bar with International Beer and Wine; 30+ Local and National Vendors; Kids Village with free activities for children. This event is dog friendly (must be on a leash). For more info visit www.InternationalFest.org.
Join the Butterfly Pavilion and the Rodolfo “Corky” Gonzales Branch Library for the Butterfly Pavilion: Bug Safari. You will to meet invertebrates from environments around the globe and hear about their characteristics, where and how they live, and why they are important in our world. It will be held at the Rodolfo “Corky” Gonzales Branch Library, 1498 Irving St. in Denver on Wednesday July 31, from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. Visit www.butterflies.org for more information.
Join the 44th Annual FunFest at Holy Trinity, 7595 Federal Blvd. in Westminster, for a great opportunity to support the community and enjoy time with your family. This family friendly event has great food and drinks and games for all ages. The 44th Annual FunFest at Holy Trinity is open Friday, August 2nd from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.; Saturday, August 3rd from 5 p.m. to 11 p.m. and Sunday, August 4th from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Visit www.HTCatholic.org for more information.
Centennial Village Museum’s (1475 A St. in Greeley) baby animals have grown up, so it’s time for the annual Pets ‘N’ Popsicles event, August 2nd through the 4th and again August 9th through the 11th. Guests can experience the animals and enjoy a frozen treat. Wagon rides are available on Saturday and Sunday, weather permitting. While the grounds are open to walk through, the historical buildings are closed for this event. Admission is $3 per person, ages 3 and older. Visit www.friendsoftgm.org for more information.
Bring the whole family to the Pueblo Zoo, on Saturday August 3, and enjoy the thrill of camping amongst your favorite animals. Your adventure includes dinner, camp games, an exclusive tour, continental breakfast in the morning and admission to the zoo all day Sunday. This is a great family getaway, a chance to try camping in a safe, local setting, a bonding experience, and just an awesome, unique evening under the stars. Check-in will be from 5 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. at the front gate of the zoo. If you find that you will be late, please make an effort to contact the Zoo’s reception area (719) 561-1452 ext. 100 during standard business hours. If you have additional questions about the program, please call (719) 561-1452 x103.