Get out and about this week with these family-friendly events in Denver!

We've found the best events happening in and around the metro area this week. Check out the list of things to do below!

Events in Denver on Monday, January 13

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National Western Stock Show

When: January 11-26
Where: National Western Complex
Price: $3-$24

This 16-day event is one of Denver's biggest draws for tourists and is considered to be the premier livestock, rodeo, and horse show in the nation. Read our complete guide to this year's National Western Stock Show!

Ice Skating at DIA

When: Through January 20
Where: Denver International Airport Plaza
Price: Free

Enjoy ice skating at DIA in between your flights! Skates are available on-site for free; all ability levels welcome.

The Science Behind Pixar

When: Through April 5
Where: Denver Museum of Nature & Science
Price: $8 Members; $9 Nonmembers (plus Museum admission)

If you're a Pixar fan, this is one exhibit you don't want to miss! Get an inside look at the science behind some of your favorite Pixar movies, including Toy Story, A Bug's Life, WALL-E., and more!

Events in Denver on Tuesday, January 14

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Colorado Avalanche vs. Dallas Stars

When: January 14
Where: Pepsi Center
Price: $31+

Watch as the Avs take on the Stars!

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Tribute

When: January 14
Where: Boettcher Concert Hall, DCPA
Price: Free

"The evening will feature special guest performances and will honor recipients of the 2020 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Humanitarian Awards," according to the Colorado Symphony website. The event is being held in partnership with MLK, Jr. Holiday Commission and Denver Arts & Venues.

Events in Denver on Wednesday, January 15

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Denver Nuggets vs. Charlotte Hornets

When: January 15
Where: Pepsi Center
Price: $15+

Watch as the Nuggets take on the Hornets!

Randy Rogers Band

When: January 15
Where: Mission Ballroom
Price: $30-$60

Calling all country music fans! You don't want to miss out on seeing The Randy Rogers Band live as they perform at Denver's Mission Ballroom. "The Randy Rogers Band built its audience by combining forces: It's a dynamic live act centered around songs that fit the rowdy, party vibe of the concert circuit, but their songs also say something," states Mission Ballroom. Here's the full 2020 concert lineup for Mission Ballroom.

Events in Denver on Thursday, January 16

Colorado Avalanche vs. San Jose Sharks

When: January 16
Where: Pepsi Center
Price: $34+

Watch as the Avs take on the Sharks!

Are there other fun events happening in Denver that we missed on our list? Share them with us in the comments below.