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15th Birthday Celebration

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Celebrating 15 Years!

Why? Because we appreciate everyone who has been a part of Majestic View Nature Center during the last 15 years.


Birthday Bash Free Family Fun

Saturday August 5, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Bring your blanket and a picnic to enjoy the entire day of entertainment with us.

  • 9 a.m.  Bike Ride, Meet at 72nd Ave parking lot (west of Carr)
  • 10 a.m. Birthday Bash Begins! Join the Nature Centers and Educators from the front range at interactive booths all day.
  • 10:30 - 11:30 a.m. Jeff and Paige performance: Engaging nature songs & stories
  • 11:30 a.m. Mayor's Monarch Pledge Proclamation
  • NOON Cake Cutting
  • 12:30 p.m. High-line Performance by American Record Holder Taylor VanAllen
  • 1:30 p.m. Prize Drawing (some prizes: $50 gift card from Bass Pro Shop, CO Parks and Wildlife $70, $75 CD set from Jeff and Paige)
  • 2 p.m. Close of activities


2017 Grand Tour Events 

Date/Time Event Title
Saturday, February 25, 11 a.m. Walking in a Winter Wonderland
Friday, March 24, 8 - 9:30 p.m. Dark Night, Star Light
Saturday, April 29, 10 - 11:30 a.m. Front Range Hiking for Your Generation
Saturday, May 13, 10 - 11:30 a.m. Animal Rescue: Zoos and Aquariums
Saturday, May 20, 10:30 a.m. - noon Rain Barrel Workshop
Saturday, June 10, 3 - 4:30 p.m. River Stewardship in the 21st Century
Saturday, June 17, 9 - 11 a.m. MVNC Service Day in the Park
Saturday, July 15, 11 a.m.  -12:30 p.m. Enchanted Garden Picnic
Saturday, August 5, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

15th Birthday Bash

Jeff & Paige performance 10:30-11:30 a.m.

Highline slack line demonstrations by Taylor VanAllen with Slackline Industries. Time TBA

Saturday, September 2 Time 10:30-12:00

Monarch Warrior Workshop and Garden Walk w/CSU
Tuesday, September 26, 6:30 - 8 p.m. Arvada's History: Then and Now
Saturday, October 7, Time TBA Take Better Nature Photos w/Mobile Phone
Saturday, October 14, Time TBA Arvada Heights through History
Tuesday, November 7, 6 - 7:30 p.m. All About Owls
Saturday, December 2, Time TBA

Finish Line Festivities

Grand Tour Special Promotions

  • Earn Entry for Prize Drawing! Fabulous prize drawings will be held at the Birthday Bash on August 5 and at the Finish Line Festivities on December 2! Show up at the birthday bash and you can enter to win a prize.
  • Earn Extra Entries for Prize Drawings!
    • Attend FIVE Grand Tour events, and you will be awarded one extra entry!
    • Attend TEN Grand Tour events and you will be awarded two extra entries!
    • If you attend ALL 15 grand tour events, you will receive three extra entries!
  • Early Bird Coupon! Register two weeks in advance for any Grand Tour event and get $5 off your next public program. One per family; one time only!

Here is a list of just some of the great prizes you will be drawing for (more to come):

  • Two $50 gift cards to Bass Pro Shop
  • $70 to cover an annual State Park Pass or camping fees in State Parks
  • $25 to Greenspot Nursery
  • Camping gear
  • Gardening gear
  • $75 value CD set from Jeff and Paige, children's musicians.
  • Two Garden Gift Packages from Home Depot
  • $50 gift card to Echters

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