HRHS Tours

RTD-National Western Stock Show: Pro Rodeo

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Date and Time: 
Thursday, January 24, 2019 - 9:00am to 3:00pm
Speaker: 
Horses! and Cowboys!

National Western Stock Show: Pro Rodeo at the Denver Coliseum

REGISTRATION CLOSED, ACCEPTING WAITING LIST....call Nancy 720-932-6990

Thursday, January 24, 2019 10:30 AM show starts   (Total time approx. 9 am-3 pm)

$20 HRHS Members, $22 non-HRHS Members

Bulls and broncs, cowboys and cowgirls – rodeo’s biggest superstars perform amazing feats of athleticism during each performance of our professional rodeo. Whether you prefer thrills and spills or speed and agility, the National Western’s Pro Rodeo is the event for you. Grounds admission included with ticket.

Note: RTD fare is an additional $3 per person, round trip, paid cash to the bus driver

REGISTRATION CLOSED, ACCEPTING WAITING LIST....call Nancy 720-932-6990

Location

National Western meet at RTD Dad Clark Park and Ride
Meet near the Bus Boarding area
8392 S. Burnley Ct.
Highlands Ranch 80129

RTD Dior: From Paris to The World

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Date and Time: 
Tuesday, January 29, 2019 - 9:15am to 3:00pm
Speaker: 
Denver Art Museum

RTD Dior: From Paris to The World at the Denver Art Museum

REGISTRATION CLOSED, ACCEPTING WAITING LIST....call Nancy 720-932-6990

Tuesday, January 29, 2019     Approx. 9:15 am - 3:00 pm

$22.00 HRHS Members,  $24 non-HRHS Members

 

Dior: From Paris to the World surveys 70 years of the House of Dior’s enduring legacy and its global influ­ence. A selection of more than 200 couture dresses, as well as accessories, costume jewelry, photographs, drawings, runway videos, and other archival material, will trace the history of the iconic haute couture fash­ion house, its founder, Christian Dior, and the subse­quent artistic directors who carried Dior’s vision into the 21st century.

 

NOTE:  RTD fare is an additional $3 cash round trip, paid directly to the bus driver.

REGISTRATION CLOSED, ACCEPTING WAITING LIST....call Nancy 720-932-6990

Location

Denver Art Museum via RTD Dad Clark Park and Ride
Meet near the Bus Boarding Area
8392 S. Burnley Ct.
Highlands Ranch 80129

Denver Mob Tour

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Date and Time: 
Tuesday, March 12, 2019 - 10:45am to 3:00pm
Speaker: 
Tom Hackett

 

Small group (limited to 14)  tour to 20 sites in Denver, followed by lunch at Gaetano's.
Meet at Gaetano's Restaurant where our Tour Leader Tom will pick us up, and transport us to Denver's North Side for
a driving tour and narration of these sites and people.
We finish our tour at Gaetano's Restaurant, which was owned by the Smaldone family.  
The Basement (accessed by stairs, no elevator) may also be visited. 
Lunch is on your own at Gaetano's
 
Total time approx. 10:45 am till 3:00 pm
 
Cost: $32 HRHS members, $34 non-members
Lunch is on your own, approx. $15 
  
Reservation & Payment Deadline one week prior to the tour 
 

 Contact Nancy with any questions   720-932-6990

Location

Gaetano's Restaurant
3760 Tejon St.
Denver 80211

RTD Tour-Sound Of The Rockies Sing! Sing! Sing!

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Date and Time: 
Saturday, March 23, 2019 - 1:00pm to 5:00pm
Speaker: 
Sound of the Rockies Singers

RTD Tour:  Sound Of The Rockies Sing! Sing! Sing! at the Newman Center

Saturday, March 23 At 2:00 PM    (total time approx. 1:00 pm-5:00 pm

$25 HRHS Members, $27 non-HRHS Members

Under the direction of Mark Hale, the 100-voice, interna­tionally 4th-ranked Sound of the Rockies chorus wel­comes the arrival of spring with a selection of energetic, family-friendly songs in a variety of styles. The a cappella show also features a salute to liberty as the chorus pre­pares to serve as musical ambassadors at the 75th anniversary of D-Day in Normandy, France in June.

Our special guest quartet will be The Newfangled Four. They are the current Barbershop Harmony Society 2018 International 6th place finalists. Their on stage comical adaptations of songs you know (and some you don’t know) will keep you laughing throughout their performance.

NOTE:  RTD fare is an additional $3.00 per senior 65 +, paid in cash directly to the bus driver.

 

Location

The Newman Center via RTD Dad Clark Park and Ride
Meet near the Bus Boarding Area
8392 S. Burnley Ct.
Highlands Ranch 80129

Denver Mob Tour

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Date and Time: 
Thursday, April 11, 2019 - 10:45am to 3:00pm
Speaker: 
Tom Hackett

 

Small group (limited to 14)  tour to 20 sites in Denver, followed by lunch at Gaetano's.
Meet at Gaetano's Restaurant where our Tour Leader Tom will pick us up, and transport us to Denver's North Side for
a driving tour and narration of these sites and people.
We finish our tour at Gaetano's Restaurant, which was owned by the Smaldone family.  
The Basement (accessed by stairs, no elevator) may also be visited. 
Lunch is on your own at Gaetano's
 
Total time approx. 10:45 am till 3:00 pm
 
Cost: $32 HRHS members, $34 non-members
Lunch is on your own, approx. $15 
  
Reservation & Payment Deadline one week prior to the tour 
 

 Contact Nancy with any questions   720-932-6990

Location

Gaetano's Restaurant
3760 Tejon St.
Denver 80211

Denver Mob Tour- TUESDAY, MAY 14

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Date and Time: 
Tuesday, May 14, 2019 - 10:45am to 3:00pm
Speaker: 
Tom Hackett

 

Small group (limited to 14)  tour to 20 sites in Denver, followed by lunch at Gaetano's.
Meet at Gaetano's Restaurant where our Tour Leader Tom will pick us up, and transport us to Denver's North Side for
a driving tour and narration of these sites and people.
We finish our tour at Gaetano's Restaurant, which was owned by the Smaldone family.  
The Basement (accessed by stairs, no elevator) may also be visited. 
Lunch is on your own at Gaetano's
 
Total time approx. 10:45 am till 3:00 pm
 
Cost: $32 HRHS members, $34 non-members
Lunch is on your own, approx. $15 
  
Reservation & Payment Deadline one week prior to the tour 
 

 Contact Nancy with any questions   720-932-6990

Location

Gaetano's Restaurant
3760 Tejon St.
Denver 80211

Native American Prayer Trees-Field Trip to Fox Run Regional Park

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Date and Time: 
Saturday, June 8, 2019 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Speaker: 
John Anderson

                                                        

Field Trip to See Native American Prayer Trees at Fox Run Regional Park
Colorado Springs   

Saturday, June 8, 2019   

9:00 am - noon
    
$16  HRHS Members
$18  non-members

TRANSPORTATION IS ON YOUR OWN


 

  John Anderson, author and presenter, will lead the moderate hike/walk around beautiful Fox Run Regional Park, in Black Forest, North Colorado Springs, to see many Native American Prayer Trees.   Transportation is on your own to the venue, in North Colorado Springs/Black Forest.   Directions to meeting location: (very important, follow these!) I-25 to exit 158, Baptist Rd. Go east on Baptist 4 miles. Turn Right on Roller Coaster Road Go 0.1 mile. Trailhead on your right. Rollercoaster Rd. Trailhead.  Visit the park website for   video, photos, and more info.   Suggest bringing a brown bag lunch to enjoy on your own after the tour.    Wear hiking boots/closed toed shoes, bring water, walking stick (if you have one, hat, dress for weather. Parking is limited, carpooling is recommended.

 

Location

Fox Run Regional Park
2110 Stella Dr.
Colorado Springs 80921

Field Trip to Native American Prayer Trees at Fox Run Regional Park

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Date and Time: 
Saturday, September 21, 2019 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Speaker: 
John Anderson

 

Field Trip Date is Saturday September 21 , 2019 from 9 am till approx. 12 noon

HRHS Current members $16,   non- members $18

Transportation is on your own 

First, Call or email Nancy to Register:   720-932-6990    Tours@theHRHS.org

Then,    Download and complete the Tour Info Form HERE,

or Register ONLINE here---->

Mail check and Tour Info Form within 7 days of Registration to:

The Highlands Ranch Historical Society

PO Box 631334, Highlands Ranch  80163

 

John Anderson, author and presenter, will lead this moderate hike/walk around beautiful Fox Run Regional Park, in Black Forest,  North Colorado Springs, to see many Native American Prayer Trees.     This tour will follow a different trail thru Fox Run, to see trees not seen on the June 2019 Field Trip.  Transportation is on your own to the venue, in North Colorado Springs/Black Forest.  We will meet in the parking lot of Pavilion 4-5, Pine Meadows area.  .  Detailed driving directions will be provided before the field trip.  Visit the park website for   video, photos, and more info.   Suggest bringing a brown bag lunch to enjoy on your own after the tour. Wear comfortable shoes and dress for the weather.   A walking stick is helpful.   The overall trail is easy, but we will be going a short distance off-trail to get up close and personal with the trees.  http://adm.elpasoco.com/CommunityServices/ParkOperations/Pages/FoxRunRegionalPark.aspx

Click HERE for the Fox Run Park Map

 

Wear hiking boots/closed toed shoes, bring water, walking stick (if you have one, hat, dress for weather. )

 

 

 

 

                  

Location

Fox Run Regional Park
Pavilion 4-5
Pine Meadows Area
Colorado Springs 80921
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