Family-Friendly Activities

Opportunities families and children can participate in at ACEP19*

  • Kickoff Party at the National Western Complex - Sunday, Oct. 26 from 7:30 pm to midnight
    Children are welcome to explore the entire venue with their parents, enjoy snacks specifically designed for kids’ tastes, music, dancing and loads of western-themed games and activities for families of all ages.
  • The Exhibit Hall is open Sunday - Tuesday to children accompanied by an adult.
  • Denver offers a wide array of kid-friendly attractions from interactive museums, incredible zoos and more. Find the best things to do in Denver with kids.

*Adult supervision required for everyone under 18

All guests 18 and over will need to purchase ($75) an ACEP19 guest pass to access events.

Child Care Opportunities

You MUST pre-register for childcare by October 21, so they are able to staff accordingly. Drop-in accommodations will not be available.

Child Care Cost:
Daytime childcare is FREE if you make advanced reservations by October 15.

After October 15 the following rates apply.


Available Child Care Hours

Sunday, October 27 7:00 am - 6:00 pm

Monday, October 28 7:00 am - 6:00 pm

Tuesday, October 29 7:00 am - 6:00 pm

Wednesday, October 30 7:00 am - 1:30 pm

Alternative Child Care Resources

ACEP cannot guarantee openings or program quality of the compnay listed. Furthermore, ACEP does not make any representations about, and does not endorse, warrant or guarantee the kind or quality of childcare provided. Please carefully review the qualifications of any childcare service you choose.

If you would like to coordinate local childcare, Nanno is a nationally-recognized service with sitters available for your individual needs. Please visit for more information and for booking.

ACEP Family Facebook Group

Make plans to meet up with other families to tour Denver, go to dinner, or plan other activities while at ACEP19. Join the ACEP Family Facebook Group to connect with other families while in Denver.

Mother's Room

A Mother's room for nursing moms will be provided at the Colorado Convention Center, Embassy Suites Denver-Downtown and Hyatt Regency Denver. Sponsored by US Acute Care Solutions.