What is Denver Days?
Mayor Michael B. Hancock envisioned a city where neighbors not only knew their neighbors but as a result felt safer and more connected to the communities they call home.
Four years ago the Mayor turned that vision into reality by creating Denver Days, a program during the first week of August that encourages neighbors to get to know their neighbors by hosting block parties, picnics, and service projects with the focus on small, organic gatherings.
Denver Days Event Criteria
To be considered a Denver Days event, events must fit any to all of the below criteria:
Denver Days Benefits
Please keep in mind the following registration deadlines as you plan your events:
Note: Insurance is required for Park events. Insurance is not required but is strongly encouraged for residential block parties. The City does not provide insurance for Denver Days events.
I'M INTERESTED IN PARTICIPATING, NOW WHAT?!
Check out our Toolkit to learn more!
As you’re posting status updates, tweets, pictures and videos, please use the hash tag #DenverDays2016 so we can capture all of Denver’s amazing moments from Denver Days 2016!
Denver Parks & Recreation(DPR) offers volunteer projects throughout the year, giving groups, individuals and businesses the opportunity to help keep their park and community beautiful. Click here for open projects.
Check out what's happening in your neighborhood by clicking on the map below!
There's no reason to feel left out!
Every year in the spirit of Denver Days, local businesses offer product/service discounts to residents during the week of Denver Days.
Simply register your discount as a Denver Days event and we'll help promote it!