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Description
Aurora is home to the Aurora Reservoir. This municipal park offers recreational activities year-round, including swimming and boating. The city also offers hiking and bicycling trails as well as 16 golf courses. Saturdays from May through October (also Thursdays, June through September) vendors offer fruit, vegetables, specialty items and baked goods for sale at the Southlands Farmer's Market, at the Southlands Outdoor Retail Center at Smoky Hill Road and E470; phone (303) 693-3662.
Special events proliferate in Aurora and include Kidspree, in early June. It takes place in the Aurora Municipal Center with live entertainment and hands-on activities for children. Early October brings Punkin' Chunkin' Colorado, held at the Arapahoe County Fairgrounds; festivities include hay rides, music, scarecrow building, a pumpkin patch and a pumpkin launch.
Visitor Info
Aurora Chamber of Commerce 15151 E. Alameda Pkwy. Suite 5200 AURORA, CO 80012. Phone:(303)344-1500
Things to See
Aurora History Museum
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