Denver Days

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Mark your calendars for Denver Days 2024, from July 27th through August 3rd! Kick off the summer with a community picnic, neighborhood block party, or service project, together with neighbors, colleagues, your faith or community organizations, nonprofits, and more! REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!

Your HRCP team is also putting together a very special celebration for the 12th anniversary of Denver Days. Follow us on our social media channels, X @HRCPDenver and FB @DenverHRCP, and/or subscribe to our HRCP in ACTION newsletter to be the first one to hear about all the amazing events coming your way this summer!



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Event Permits

  • Fees for park picnic permits are waived. Before planning your picnic, visit Denver Parks Rules and Regulations.
  • Fees for block parties are waived. Block party barricades are provided free of charge.
  • After you have registered your Denver Days event, you must apply for one of the permits below: 



What is a Denver Days Event? 

  • A Denver Days Event is a neighborhood block party, community picnic, and/or a service project held in a small and organic setting. If your event requires a permit from The Office of Special Events, this event does NOT qualify as a Denver Days Event. 
  • Please visit Office of Special Events Permit to learn about the Special Events Guidelines and Application Process.

What are Denver Days Park Permits? 

  • Denver Days Park Permits are free of charge to those holding a picnic which must be free to the public. Denver Days Picnics must abide by Denver Parks Rules and Regulations.

What are Denver Days Picnics? 

  • Denver Days Picnic Reservations are accepted up to 24 hours before the picnic is to occur. Reservation requests are not processed on Saturdays and Sundays. Reservations requests for Saturday and Sunday must be made by Friday at noon.
  • Picnic sites have CAPACITIES that may not be exceeded. Picnics cannot have stages, large sound systems, bands, food trucks, alcohol (for sale or service) and other similar features. Picnic attendees may consume their own beer, wine, or champagne.
  • Picnic activities must stay within the boundaries which are shown on the INVENTORY LIST on our webpage. Click on the park name for map with boundary.

What do I need to apply? 

Please be prepared to provide the following information:

  • Name of Picnic (i.e. Neighborhood BBQ)
  • Number of Attendees (please do not exceed the capacity of the picnic site)
  • Organization Name (if applicable)
  • Customer Name
  • Address
  • Email Address
  • Phone Number
  • Park Name
  • Picnic Site #
  • Date of Picnic
  • Picnic Timeline
  • Event Description

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General Questions about Denver Days? 


Registered Events

Check out our Denver Days Event Calendar for events in your area!

Event Calendar

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