Quick Picks: Movies Under the Stars; moose day; Broncos training camp

Friday, July 26

Movie night

Escape the summer heat and enjoy a family-friendly movie during the Glade Park Movies Under the Stars presentation of Oscar-winning animated film “Brave,” rated PG.

Movies Under the Stars is a free evening event on Fridays during the summertime with pre-movie entertainment (this week it is provided by the Highland Rogues), children’s games and hay rides at the Glade Park Volunteer Fire Department, 16400 DS Road on Glade Park.

The evening also is a fund raiser for the volunteer fire department with the concession stand opening at 5:30 p.m. and the grill at 6 p.m. The movie begins at dusk.

Take chairs and warm clothes as it is cooler on Glade Park than it is in the valley. No outside food/beverage are allowed.

Saturday, July 27

Watch for moose

The moose may be one of the most difficult animals to spot in Mesa County, so take this day to get some help.

From 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. people can get viewing tips and information on the elusive, but present, local animal during Grand Mesa Moose Day at the U.S. Forest Service Visitor’s Center, 20090 Baron Lake Drive, on Grand Mesa.

Through Aug. 15

Don’t pass on this

Are you ready for some football? The first week of Broncos training camp is under way at Paul D. Bowlen Memorial Broncos Centre in Englewood. Fans can see the 15 practices left at training camp.

Practice times vary based on date, so check denverbroncos.com for the most up-to-date info, including a long list of prohibited items and parking notes. All public practices in Englewood begin at 8:50 a.m. or 10:25 a.m.

The Broncos open the regular season Sept. 5 in Denver against the defending Super Bowl Champion Baltimore Ravens.


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