Active Adult Day Trips

Carbon Valley Active Adults (age 55 and older) are always on the go! Join us for day and extended trips to exciting destinations in Colorado and beyond. Register for your next excursion or getaway online, in person at the Carbon Valley Senior Center, or by calling 303-833-2739.  

Trip Exertion
Each trip description below includes an exertion level number. This is a generalization of the exertion levels that participants can expect on a trip.

  Trip Exertion Chart: 

  1. Easy, mostly sitting
  2. Easy, mostly sitting with some walking
  3.  Moderate, some walking, possible stairs
  4.  Moderate to high, lots of walking, outside, some elevation
  5.  High, long day, lots of walking, stairs, elevation

Pricing Codes:
M - Senior Center Member
D - District Resident
ND - Non-District Resident

GLEN

NOVEMBER

DAVE AND BUSTER'S (3)
Enjoy the ultimate food and play combo at Dave and Buster's in Westminster. Their "Million Dollar Midway" arcade area is packed wall to wall with interactive games and simulators. Fee includes a delicious lunch, a game card with $20 game play, tax, gratuity, transportation, and escort. Cancellation Deadline: November 21
Thursday, November 29
11 am-5 pm
$45 M, $48 D, $50 ND

DECEMBER

GEORGETOWN CHRISTMAS MARKET (5)
Each December the town of Georgetown transforms into a bustling Christmas scene reminiscent of
Christmas of long ago. Thousands come to this tiny mountain town to experience a traditional
holiday where Christmas hasn't changed in 100 years. Enjoy roasted chestnuts, holiday shopping,
horse-drawn wagon rides through historic Georgetown, and wonderful sights and smells. Fee includes
transportation, ticket, parking, and escort. Lunch at your own cost.
Cancellation Deadline: November 21
Saturday, December 1
8 am-4 pm
$15 M, $18 D, $20 ND

BLOSSOM OF LIGHTS AT THE DENVER BOTANIC GARDENS (4)

This annual holiday lights extravaganza transforms York Street in Denver into a twinkling winter wonderland. Enjoy the interactive light display, featuring a large field of sound-reactive, animated LED lights. Also available for purchase are holiday treats, warm drinks, and HoloSpex glasses. Fee includes show, transportation, parking and escort. Cancellation Deadline: November 27
Tuesday, December 4
4-10 pm
$25 M, $28 D, $30 ND

DECEMBER

BREAKFAST CLUB - FIRST WATCH THE DAYTIME CAFE (2)
First Watch, a breakfast, brunch and lunch café in Denver is named after a nautical term that refers to the first shift of the day. It features award-winning entrees such as omelets, pancakes, sandwiches and salads, and unique specialty items like the fan-favorite Chickichanga® and fresh fruit crepes. Fee includes transportation, ticket, parking and escort. Breakfast at your own cost. Cancellation Deadline: November 29
Thursday, December 6
8 am-10 am
$5 M, $8 D, $10 ND

SUPPER CLUB - HEAVEN DRAGON CHINESE (2)
At Heaven Dragon Chinese in Brighton, only the freshest and natural ingredients are used to prepare every dish. This newly renovated restaurant features a cozy and inviting ambiance where you can enjoy a great meal and authentic atmosphere. Fee includes transportation. Dinner, drinks and tip on your own. Cancellation Deadline: December 4
Tuesday, December 11
4:30-7:30 pm
$5 M, $8 D, $10 ND

HOLIDAY LIGHTS TOUR (4)
Take a stroll along the bike path in St. Vrain Ranch in Firestone to see the holiday lights. Enjoy cookies and hot chocolate with friends and family on this 1.2 mile walk. Fee includes transportation and escort.
Cancellation Deadline: December 7
Saturday, December 15
4-10 pm
$5 M, $8 D, $10 ND

MARDI GRAS CASINO (4)
Feeling lucky? Sit back and relax as you are comfortably taken to the Mardi Gras Casino in Blackhawk. The casino package includes $10 food credit, $5 free play on card, and free drinks while gambling. A player’s card must be used to earn and receive the package. Meals are on your own. Fee includes transportation. Age: 21+ Cancellation Deadline: December 3
Monday, December 17
8 am-4:30 pm
$5 M, $6 D, $10 ND

CIRQUE ELOIZE HOTEL AT THE BUELL (3)
Acrobatics, theatre, dance and live music, will draw spectators into a colorful, timeless world. All that remains is to enter through the lobby door and get swept away by the grandeur and poetry of Hotel. Fee includes dinner, show, escort and transportation. Cancellation Deadline: November 20
Thursday, December 20
3:30-9 pm
$50 M, $52 D, $55 ND

SUPPER CLUB - MAZA KABOB (2)
Enjoy the complex flavors and mouth-watering aromas of delightful authentic recipes brought straight from
the heart of Afghanistan. Enjoy this scratch kitchen in Ft. Collins where everything is made to order. Fee
includes transportation and escort. Dinner, drinks, and tip on your own. Cancellation Deadline: December 20
Thursday, December 27
4:30-7:30 pm
$5 M, $8 D, $10 ND