The list below includes 292 free or cheap things to do in or near Longmont, Colorado, including 81 different types of inexpensive activities like Breweries, Recreation Centers, Bowling and Jazz/Blues Bars.
From Rough & Ready Park to St. Vrain State Park, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Longmont and in nearby cities like Golden, Denver, Estes Park and Fort Collins.
Verboten Brewery, which opened its doors in 2013, is a popular boutique brewery that creates handcrafted ales using local, seasonal ingredients whenever possible. Guests can enjoy a variety of beers in the taproom with an adjacent 3-barrel brewery.
AMC Flatron Crossing 14 is a local theater with stadium seating facility, well-stocked refreshments and an open bar. Recently upgraded, the theater uses digital projection techniques and maintains a good sound system.
Pau Derda Recreation Center is a local entertainment venue which houses a variety of exercise equipment, basketball and volleyball courts, deep and shallow pools with water slides and an indoor playground for kids. The staff offers a wide range of fitness classes .
Eldorado Canyon is believed to be one of the most popular rock climbing sites in the country with more than 500 climbing routes. There are also a number of scenic trails surrounding the Canyon which are good for hiking and mountain biking.
One West FlatIron Crossing Drive, Broomfield, CO 80021
FlatIron Crossing Mall is a local establishment which houses multiple upscale shopping stores that sell everything from apparel to home accessories alongwith a variety of restaurants and a movie theater.
2 miles west of Wilson and Eisenhower, Loveland, CO
Nature & Wildlife Areas
Apart from being a preserved wildlife habitat and multiple species of plants, Devil's Backbone Open Space is also known for its many rock formations, especially the Keyhole. There is also a network of trails which can be used for jogging, biking, trail running and more.
Often referred to as the Yosemite of Boulder Canyon, Boulder Falls are natural waterfalls with the fall of approximately 70 feet into the Middle Boulder Creek. The surrounding landscape is beautiful and the site is often visited by hikers and rock climbers.
Broomfield Ctr, 100 Nickel Street, Broomfield, CO 80021
Chipper's Lanes provides fun for people of all ages by featuring live music, karaoke nights, bowling, good food, laser tag, volleyball, an arcade, and more. Daily specials make it an affordable place to have a fun time with friends.
Broomfield 9/11 Memorial is built inside a local park and comprises of bronze statues of civilians and firefighters as well as tableaus depicting the World Trade Center, Pentagon and the field in Pennysylvania where a hijacked flight crashed.