Located on the Front Range of the Rocky Mountains, 30-miles north of Denver is the town of Frederick, Colorado. This vibrant and fast growing community seeks to preserve its small town feel and community togetherness, while embracing change. Frederick began as a coal-mining town with an immigrant population but today, while still celebrating its heritage, Frederick is based on commerce and boasts a wide variety of shopping, dinning and recreational amenities.
The area around Frederick offers a great deal of recreational fun for the whole family, starting with Anderson Farms. This family farm has turned into a local attraction that now offers year round fun in the form of festivals, educational field trips, and the longest operating corn maze in Colorado.
For dirtier entertainment, you cannot go wrong with either the Colorado National Speedway or the IMI Motor sports Complex. The IMI Complex features six different tracks for a variety of motor sport activities, while the national speedway has various racing events throughout the year including several NASCAR races.
Frederick is also home to 20 parks and open spaces, most of which include playgrounds and picnic facilities. br>Families with young children should make a point of visiting the WOW! Children Museum in nearby Lafayette. This fantastic facility aims to educate and entertain and is accessible to children as young as 18 months. Adults are welcome to visit the famous Dickens Opera House, which while offering live music, is anything but an opera house. Bring the family back together with a weekly trip to the AMC Cinemas in Brighton or Westminster, both less than a 20-minute drive away.
When the time comes to restock the grocery cupboard, or buy the latest fashion, you will find you have plenty of options. Two Super Target stores are within easy driving distance, along with a great Costco. The Orchard Town Center in Westminster is a great mall for most outings, with many top brands represented, but both Lark ridge and Twin Peaks Mall in Longmont are worth watching as they are both in the process of developing and welcoming major new retailers to their existing mix of brands.
Frederick is home to four public schools, with public education managed by the St. Vrain Valley School District. the universities and colleges found in Denver less than 30-miles away are the best for higher learning.
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