Festivals and Major Events

More than 40 park sites are suitable for events like community festivals, arts and cultural events, concerts, races and walks, promotional functions, and other large-scale public functions.

These large events typically require insurance and coordination with several other agencies in addition to the festival, event and stage permits. Download the Insurance Requirement (PDF) (for groups of 100 or more).

Contact Us

For information:

Parks Permit Office
201 W. Colfax Ave
Room 1.G.1 (1st floor)
Denver, CO 80202

Office Hours: M-F 8am - 4pm
Phone: (720) 913-0700
Fax: (720) 913-0778  



This Colorado Sustainable Events Guide was designed for hosts and planners to help lessen negative impacts on the environment and make a positive contribution to the community and the planet. The content of this guide is drawn from best practices researched and the experience gained by the local Denver Greening Initiative of the 2008 Democratic National Convention. Download the sustainability guide.