Special Events


Paint and create a valentine’s masterpiece with your sweetie. Enjoy cookies and hot chocolate while you paint. DATE: Saturday, February 12; LOCATION: Legion Hall; TIME: 2:00pm COST: $35 per person AGE(S): 5 Years-Adult; DEADLINE: 2/9/22


Aloha from our favorite Hawaiian Princess! Come enjoy tropical luau treats, a sing-a-long with the Polynesian Princess, and a special keepsake craft. Individual and group photo opportunities. DATE: Saturday, March 26; LOCATION: Legion Hall; AGE(S): Preschool & Up; TIME: 12:00-2:00pm; FEE: $35.00 per child; DEADLINE: 3/18/22 (limited spots available)


Enjoy a sweet-filled day at Hammonds Candies, followed with lunch at Chili’s Bar & Grill. Advanced reservation required, due to limited spots. DATE: Thursday, April 22; TIME: 9:00am (return around 3:00pm); LOCATION: Strasburg Rec Center; FEE: Free Hammonds Tour + cost of lunch (transportation provided); Call (303) 622-4260 to reserve your spot.


You won’t need the luck of the Irish to enjoy the annual Leprechaun 5K Fun Run/Walk in March. After the race, celebrate St. Patrick’s Day during Happy Hour at Rookies. All ages are welcome! Rookies will offer food and drink specials for the entire family. Pre-registered racers will receive a commemorative t-shirt, medals for top finishers, prizes for best Irish costume, and a complimentary beverage. DATE: Saturday, March 12; TIME: 3:00pm (Check-in begins at 2:00pm); LOCATION: Rookies Restaurant; PRE-REGISTRATION FEE (includes shirt): $35 per participant. DEADLINE: 2/25/22; Race Day Registration Available (shirt not included); SPONSOR: ROOKIES OF STRASBURG RESTAURANT. Proceeds benefit the Friends of SMPRD.


Annual Easter EGG Hunt (separate age groups), fun Easter craft, sack races, and bounce house. Don’t forget to look for the golden egg to win the grand prize. There will also be a special visit from the Easter Bunny! DATE: Saturday, April 9; TIME: 10:00am (don’t be late!); LOCATION: Lyons Park in Strasburg; AGES: 10 & under; FEE: Free Event; SPONSOR: U.S. MECHANICAL