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Jun 06

Best Summer Ever In Parker Checklist

Posted on June 6, 2022 at 8:59 AM by Ryne Dittmer

Panoramic view of H2O'Brien Outdoor Pool with swimmers in water and golden sunset in the sky.


Work your way through this list of Town-organized activities and events to have the best summer ever in Parker! 


•  Swim and Slide at H2O'Brien Pool Open Through Labor Day 

•  Run through the Discovery Park Play Fountain All Season Long

•  Attend a Free Discovery Park Summer Concert Series Show Thursdays in June and July 

•  Welcome Summer At the Parker Police Department Summer Kick-Off June 8

•  Try New Activities and Win Prizes with the Square Up Fitness Challenge June 13 to July 17

•  Run or Walk the Cattle Crossing 5K & Family Fun Trek June 18

•  Ride to the Bike to Work Day Breakfast Station June 22

•  See Footloose: The Musical at the PACE Center June 24 to July 17 (Or Any of Several Other Shows)

•  Spend Your Independence Day at the Parker Stars & Stripes Celebration 

•  Attend Parker Arts' 2022-2023 Season Announcement Party July 13

•  Swim Bike and Run at the Kids TRY-athlon July 16

•  Buzz Over to the Honey Festival Aug. 7

•  Light Up the Night at H2O Glow Swim Aug. 12

•  Wrap Up Your Summer at the So Long to Summer 5K/10K Sept. 17


Plus: 

•  Tour the 2022/2023 Art Encounters Sculptures Along Mainstreet 

•  Enroll in a Parker Arts or Parker Parks and Recreation Summer Camp, Program or Enrichment Class

•  Participate in Youth or Adult Summer Sports Leagues

•  Explore Parker’s Many Public Parks and Trails


Choose Parker: Find a new favorite shop, restaurant or meet-up spot in town. Explore Parker’s unique business and dining options on the Made in Parker Blog or the Choose Parker Campaign website.


Create Your Own Trip: Click over to the Visit Parker website to see more of what Parker has to offer during summer and all year long. Find even more activities on the Town Calendar, Parker Parks and Recreation Calendar and Parker Arts Calendar.


Share Your Adventures: Tag the Town’s official social media accounts and add #TownOfParkerCO, #ParkerRec and #ParkerArts to your posts to let us know what you did this summer in Parker.