Special Events

SENIOR STROLL AND FITNESS DAY

This free event features a one-mile fun walk on a paved trail, delicious refreshments, socializing with friends, prize giveaways, and information with an emphasis on senior health and wellness.  DATE: Wednesday, May 29; TIME: 11am; LOCATION:  Legion Hall; FEE: Free

FATHER’S DAY AT THE ROCKIES FUNDRAISER

Join us for Strasburg Parks & Rec Day at the Colorado Rockies. Ballplayers wearing their softball or baseball uniforms can participate in the pre-game parade around the warning track at Coors Field. This is a fundraiser for the district and we appreciate your support! DATE: Sunday, June 16, at 1:10pm; FEE: Lower-Level – $32, Right Field Mezzanine – $25, Upper-Level – $22, Lot B Parking Pass – $23; DEADLINE: 5/28/24

OUTDOOR MOVIES

Enjoy a family movie, under the stars, on a huge 24-foot movie screen! Bring your chairs and blankets. Concessions will be available for an additional charge. TIME: Seating opens one hour before Dusk; LOCATION: North Baseball Field, 56401 Sunset Ave. in Strasburg; FREE admission, but donations are appreciated to help fund Youth Programs and Scholarships.

  • June 7: HOME, Sponsored by High Plains Sanitation
  • July 19: Beetlejuice, Sponsored by Corridor Collision
  • August 10 (Hometown Days): Shrek, Sponsored by Bijou Telephone Co-op
  • September 6: The Great Outdoors, Sponsored by Inspection Specialties, INC

DADS VS. SONS NERF “WAR”

Sponsored by U.S. Mechanical Company

Watch as Lyons Park turns into a nerf arena, for an epic battle between dads and sons! Each participant will be provided with a nerf gun, safety glasses, and ample ammo to take down the opposing team! We will have various barricades set up so the dads can be sneaky with their shots! Refreshments and snacks will be provided. DATE: June 8; AGE(S): 5-Adult; TIME: 12:00-2:30pm; LOCATION: Lyons Park, 1409 Railroad St; FEE: $20.00 per person; DEADLINE: 6/3/24

FAMILY NIGHT AT THE PARK

Enjoy an evening in the park with your family and friends playing a pickup game of Sand Volleyball or Kickball.

Sand Volleyball—Dates: June 5 & July 10; AGES: 10 and up; TIME: Starting at 6pm; LOCATION: Community Park, 1867 Wagner St

Kickball—Dates: June 26 & July 29, AGES: All ages welcome; TIME: Starting at 6pm; LOCATION: Community Park, 1867 Wagner St

SUMMER FIELD TRIPS

Sponsored by U.S. Mechanical Company

Let your kids enjoy a field trip in the summer! Transportation and an adult chaperone will be provided, but all students will need to pack a lunch for the day. Bus trips will leave promptly at 9:30am and students will need picked up by 3:00pm. THANK YOU to Mountain View Fellowship for providing transportation. TIME: 9:30-3:00pm; LOCATION: Pick-up and drop-off at Strasburg Rec, 1932 Burton St.; FEE: $30.00 per child (limited seats available).

Grades: 3rd-5th:                                                                                      

  • Tuesday, May 28: The Children’s Museum; DEADLINE:  5/20/24
  • Tuesday, June 11: Lava Island; DEADLINE: 6/2/24
  • Tuesday, July 9: Denver Zoo; DEADLINE: 6/30/24

Grades: 6th-8th:

  • Wednesday, May 29: Denver Aquarium; DEADLINE: 5/20/24
  • Monday, June 10: Museum of Illusion; DEADLINE: 6/2/24
  • Monday July 8: Sky Zone; DEADLINE: 6/30/24

WATERCOLOR ART CLASS

Learn techniques unique to working with liquid watercolor paint. Put those skills into practice and leave with a finished watercolor painting. This is a beginner class and all supplies are provided. LOCATION: Legion Hall, 56423 Westview Ave

Adults (16+) – TIME: 6-8:30pm; FEE: $35 per person

  • Thursday, May 30: Lilly Pad Lake; DEADLINE: 5/24/24
  • Thursday, June 27: Meadow Path; DEADLINE: 6/21/24
  • Thursday, July 25: Tulips; DEADLINE: 7/19/24
  • Thursday, August 29: Horses at Sunset; DEADLINE: 8/23/24

Kids (10-16 yrs) – TIME: 10am-1pm; FEE: $20 per child

  • Monday, June 10: Geometric Fox; DEADLINE: 6/2/24
  • Monday, July 8: Boho Sunrise; DEADLINE: 7/2/24

FOAM FUN DAY

Sponsored by Crandall Drilling & Pump Service and 21st Century Equipment

Come join the fun of FREE FOAM DAY, sponsored by the Strasburg Fire District. Children should bring a towel, sandals, and goggles. The foam is nontoxic, similar to soap. Hoses will be available to wash off. DATE: July 20; AGE(S): All Ages; TIME: 1pm-3pm; LOCATION: Strasburg Community Park, 1867 Wagner St