Things to Do Archives

Reuter-Hess Reservoir to Add Recreation Opportunities

The bond that allowed Parker to build the Reuter-Hess Reservoir was approved over 10 years ago now, and finally the site will be open for recreation opportunities.   According to the Parker Chronicle, earlier this year the ... Read More

Annual ‘Shave the Mayor’ Even Set for April 18

Town Mayor Mike Waid and more than 30 other participants are gearing up for the third annual “Shave the Mayor” event on April 18.   According to a city release, the annual event features the mayor and ... Read More

2nd Annual Mayor’s Ball and Gala set for Feb. 28

The Town of Parker and the Rotary Club of Parker is gearing up for the second annual Mayor’s Ball and Gala. This year’s event is set for 6 p.m. Feb. 28 at the Vehicle Vault Automotive Museum, 18301 Lincoln ... Read More

Parker’s Teen Court to Host Open House Jan. 29

Parker’s Teen Court is holding an open house from 5:30-7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 29 at Town Hall, and teens interested in learning more about the program are invited to come.   Teen Court is a community-based intervention ... Read More

Annual Parker Christmas Carriage Parade is Dec. 13

Downtown Parker’s annual Christmas Carriage Parade I set for noon Saturday, Dec. 13 and all are welcome to come and be festive. The parade will start heading west on Mainstreet right at noon.   According to a ... Read More

Free Holiday Carriage Rides in Parker

The holiday season is officially here and locals can enjoy all the sights downtown Parker has to offer while taking a free carriage ride through town any Saturday night from now until Christmas.   According to the ... Read More

Parker’s Trick or Treat on Mainstreet to Return for Another Year

Halloween is just around the corner and Parker area kiddies are invited to take part in the annual Trick or Treat on Mainstreet.   According to Things to Do in Parker website, this Halloween tradition is run ... Read More

6 Ways to Make the Most of Your Kitchen Space

Don’t we all wish we had a bigger kitchen? Custom cabinet maker Christian Brothers Cabinets says that a kitchen’s layout and architectural design - especially in older homes - doesn't always make the most sense, ... Read More

‘We Dig Books’ Celebration Aims to Engage Readers

The Town of Parker and Douglas County Libraries (DCL) are getting ready to celebrate the next chapter of their partnership together with its “We Dig Books” event on Tuesday, Oct. 21.   A new library, which will ... Read More

Smokin’ Brew BBQ Draws Douglas County Crowds

The last weekend of summer ends with a Smokin' Brew BBQ from Aug. 29 through the 31 in downtown Parker, Colorado. Douglas County BBQ lovers and pit masters are preparing for this tasty event held each year.     More than ... Read More