Country artist Buckstein performs at Discovery Park amphitheater. Buckstein is 6-foot-4-inch bass-baritone comparative to artists such as Trace Adkins and Toby Keith.
Purchase a souvenir wine glass for $20 and take that around with you to enjoy wine samples provided by participating Parker Area Chamber merchants. Learn more about their amazing goods and services while sipping and shopping and getting to know Downtown Parker. Tickets are $20, and you must be 21 years of age or older to participate. ParkerChamber.com
Tailgate Tavern will celebrate its seventh anniversary with two nights with “Aeromyth” and “Black Ice” Friday night beginning at 6 p.m. on the patio and Saturday at 8 p.m. on the main stage. TailgateTavern.com
Rock the Runway Model Search is a competition for young aspiring models. The competition is divided into different age groups, and approximately 20 winners will be chosen to appear in the upcoming event Outlets at Castle Rock, Outlets at Silverthorne and Outlets at Loveland advertising campaigns and fashion shows. For more information, call Roberto Johnson at 323.887.6221.
Bring your blankets and lawn chairs to enjoy Incredibles 2 at O’Brien Park from 6–9 p.m. Dress yourself and your kids in layers, for one never knows what to expect in the Colorado weather. ParkerColorado.net
Boogie Machine plays its '70s disco tunes, along with a hint of funk and rock. Bring your picnic baskets, blankets and lawn chairs to enjoy an evening of free music. Food trucks available. ParkerArts.org
Colorado author Andrea Bobotis will talk about her newly released debut novel, The Last List of Miss Judith Kratt, at Douglas County Libraries in Lone Tree. A book sale and signing will follow the author's talk. The event is free, but registration is required at 303.791.7323 or DCL.org.
Get up close to a variety of whirlybirds at Exploration of Flight's monthly showcase featuring helicopters. A helicopter is an incredibly complex machine that makes a tremendous difference in our daily lives. See the Bell 505, Bell 407 and Bell 206 along with the Children’s Hospital’s Flight for Life Helicopter, the Airbus H130 T2. ExplorationOfFlight.org
Come join the summer celebration every Sunday in August at the Parker Farmers Market. Walk the streets of downtown Parker to check out the more than 70 vendors that share their creations. TheLocalColorado.com
Come run, walk and have fun at the So Long to Summer 5K/10K & Family Fun Trek with RNK Running & Walking. Enjoy prizes, pancakes and T-shirts after the race. The Family Trek is 1.3 miles. ParkerRec.com/SoLong
Wings Over the Rockies Air & Space Museum is proud to partner with the EAA Young Eagles program to give children ages 8 to 17 years old the opportunity to experience the thrill of flight, free of charge, on the third Saturday of every month. RSVPs are required to attend. Links are posted around the first of every month. ExplorationOfFlight.org
Come discover the work of local artists at Art in the Park, sponsored by Parker Artists Guild. This is a family-friendly event with things for the kids to do including a face painting booth (for a small charge) and a children’s art station where kids can create their own art projects. There will also be music and food. ParkerArtistsGuild.com
Travel columnist, author and photographer Ron Stern shares expert tips and secrets for traveling in grand style on a budget. Learn how to get great deals on airfare, accommodations, cruises and entertainment, plus ideas for creative lodging. Douglas County Libraries in Parker. The event is free, but registration is required at 303.791.7323 or DCL.org.
Test your athletic and mental toughness and support the Multiple Sclerosis Society at the same time at the MuckFest. MuckFest features 18 obstacles primed to make you fly and climb higher than you've gone before. Conquer the 5K course, and afterward, proudly wear your new MuckFest T-shirt and relive the adventure and celebrate your accomplishment. Spectators are free. NationalMSSociety.org