- Our list of the best things to do in Thornton, Colorado, features the top 364 nearby activities — including 143 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Thornton, CO has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Entertainment & Shows, Amusement, and Sports & Fitness.
- The results below include the top 16 things to do within the city of Thornton, CO , followed by 348 popular activities in nearby cities, including Boulder, Golden, Denver, Littleton, Aurora, Longmont, Wheat Ridge, Broomfield, Arvada, Westminster, Morrison, Englewood, Evergreen, Commerce City, Lakewood, Brighton, Centennial, Highlands Ranch, Parker, Fraser, Westminster and Northglenn
100% 2 votes
12120 W 64th Avenue, Arvada, CO 80004 MoreLess Info
Promoting health and wellness within the community, Racquetball & Fitness Center, Apex Parks and Recreation is a multi-purpose facility. The center is equipped with both racquetball and wallyball courts along with a weight room, sauna and workout equipment room.
Wild West Ranch is a large ranch providing a variety of equestrian related services. Available services include horse boarding, year round trail rides, and horseback riding lessons. The ranch also hosts pony parties and hay rides.
A roller rink erected in 1958, Wagon Wheel Skate Center has polished wood floors with beams painted like trees to go along with its old-school ambiance. There is also an arcade and a cafeteria with snack bar.
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.
72% 18 votes
4005 Kipling Street, Wheat Ridge, CO 80033 MoreLess Info
A community run and operated facility, Wheat Ridge Recreation Center promotes health and wellness amongst residents. Along with a lap pool and walking track, an array of fitness classes, racquetball court and gymnasium are also available.
Featuring rec and fitness classes, 5280 Gymnastics teaches children skills like tumbling, Taekwondo, and cartwheels. The center hosts open gymnasium hours where kids can play with parachutes and jump in the foam pit.
With amenities for children and youth of all ages, Discovery Park is a great way to get the kids outside and active. Features include a skate park, playground, splash pad, walking trails, sports field, and a wet sand play space.
As an annual event, Zoppe Italian Family Circus provides entertainment like acrobatics, juggling, horseback riding, and magic shows. One of the main attractions is a trained dog that can jump through hoops.