Events

TWISTERS FALL FESTIVAL

Join us for the 1st Annual Twisters’ Fall Festival (Open House) at Strasburg Rec…obstacle course, games, bounce house, crafts, bake sale, and much more! Wear your costume and come enjoy this FREE event, hosted by Twisters Athletics. This is your chance to see the gymnastics gym and have some Halloween fun at the same time! AGE: All ages are welcome; DATE: Saturday, October 26th; TIME: 2:00-4:00pm; LOCATION: Strasburg Rec (1932 Burton Street); COST: Free

HALLOWEEN DANCE & COSTUME PARTY – Sponsored by I-70 SCOUT

Calling all ghosts and goblins…come out to the Halloween Dance and Costume Party! Live DJ, raffle, costume contest, and prizes! DATE: Saturday, October 26; TIME/GRADE(S): 3rd-5th Grades from 5:30-7:30pm; and 6th-8th Grades from 8-10pm. LOCATION: Strasburg Legion Hall; COST: $5 per child (parents are free and always welcome to chaperone). Concessions available for an additional charge.

SENIOR EXCURSION

Enjoy a historical trip to the Denver Firefighter’s Museum, learn about the history of our brave firefighters and enjoy lunch at Village Inn. Advanced reservations required due to limited available seating, call (303) 622-4260; AGE: Senior Citizens; DATE: Thursday, November 7; TIME: Depart at 9:30am (return between 3-4pm); LOCATION: Strasburg Rec Center; FEE: Admission is $8 and transportation is included (lunch is additional).

STOCKING STUFFER ONLINE AUCTION

Get a head start on your Christmas shopping and support a great cause at the same time. The Stocking Stuffer Online Auction allows you to bid on your favorite gift cards, merchandise, and event certificates. All proceeds benefit the Friends of Strasburg Rec. DATE(S): Begins Nov. 14 at 6am and ends Nov. 18 at 10pm. For more information, see our website.

DECORATE-A-WREATH CONTEST

The 3rd Annual Decorate-a-Wreath Contest is here. Stop by the Rec Center and pick up your blank wreath beginning November 1. Take your wreath home and decorate it however you would like, then return your decorated wreath no later than November 30. Community members can vote for their favorite wreath during the ‘Christmas in the Park’ event on December 7.  There is no fee to participate and we will award the “Best Business” and “Best Individual” wreath following the event. Wreaths will be displayed during the month of December for everyone to enjoy!

CHRISTMAS IN THE PARK

Join Strasburg Parks & Rec in kicking off the “most wonderful time of the year” at Lyons Park. This fun-filled event includes pictures with SANTA, face painting, local entertainment, food vendors, self-guided walk through the illuminated park, wreath contest, and concludes with the lighting of the community Christmas tree. Photos with Santa are free with your own camera. DATE: Saturday, December 7; TIME: 4-7pm; LOCATION: Lyons Park; COST: Free