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Things to do in Thornton

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Movie Theatre
“Close movie theater with discounted tickets through the week and a full bar and menu. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Breakfast Spot
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“This place is great for brunch, although you'll have to usually wait in line.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 2 locals recommend
Lodging
“An incredible, outdoor water park on 67 acres of land, making it one of the largest water theme parks in America. Our favorite place in the summer!”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Nice atmosphere close to home with great happy hour pricing without overpriced items.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“The food here is really great, we always have the BBQ Nachos as appetizers. The burgers are great also. The wait staff are always friendly also!”
  • 5 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
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  • 1 local recommends
Bar
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  • 1 local recommends
Bowling Alley
“Long-standing chain of bowling alleys featuring casual grub & pitchers, leagues & party events.”
  • 1 local recommends
Grocery or Supermarket
“There are a couple within walking distance. Like a Kroger’s or Giant Eagle ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bakery
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“Good place for bakery goods and breakfast on the go, but closed on Sundays. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Wine Bar
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“Located in the Orchard Town Center shopping area, this is the best wine bar in the area and you will find they have a charcuterie list that is exquisite. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Store
“Closest recreational dispensary to us! Great product and customer service. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bar
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“ Lively chain steakhouse serving American fare with a Southwestern spin amid Texas-themed decor.”
  • 3 locals recommend
General Entertainment
“We personally have never done one of these, but it has great reviews and looks fun!”
  • 4 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Whether you are a golfer or not, Top Golf is a great place to hang out alone or with family and friends. Brand new to Thornton and a must see!”
  • 2 locals recommend