- 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
A variety of recreational activities are available at Red Rocks Park & Amphitheatre. Guests enjoy drive-through sightseeing, family picnics and outdoor exercise. Nature enthusiasts can also see several species of plants and animals.
Red Rocks Amphitheatre is one of the most spectacular music venues in the world due to amazing view of the Denver metropolitan area. The amphitheater hosts a wide array of concerts from all music genres. On non-concert days, fitness junkies can get their kicks running up and down the amphitheater.
87% 45 votes
18300 W Alameda Parkway, Morrison, CO 80401 MoreLess Info
Film on the Rocks at the Red Rocks Amphitheatre in Morrison brings a surreal experience as you watch iconic movies. The theatre also offers fantastic views of the Denver metropolitan area in the background.
In operation since 2003, Boulder Creek Winery is a family owned and operated winery that produces an array of white, red, and blush wines, all made from Colorado grapes. The winery welcomes visitors for tastings.
Featuring five acres used for canine recreation and exercise, Grandview Dog Park offers mostly dirt fields with a separate small dog area. The park provides drinking water, dog waste bags, picnic tables and a double-gated entrance.
100% 1 votes
6631 S University Blvd, Centennial, CO 80121 MoreLess Info
A park and recreation district, South Suburban Parks & Recreation manages nearly 3,800 acres of developed park land and open space. The district features athletic fields, playgrounds, trails, recreation centers, golf courses, ice arenas, hockey rinks and recreational programs.
44% 242 votes
6350 Greenwood Plaza Blvd., Englewood, CO MoreLess Info
The largest outdoor amphitheater in the city area of Denver, Fiddler's Green Amphitheatre has a seating capacity of 7,500 people. It is open from May to December each year and hosts a variety of open air concerts.