Processing of Event Facility permit requests for the remainder of 2020 season will resume beginning 8:00 a.m. on Monday, July 20 (first come, first served). The first available permit date is Thursday, August 13.
Applicants will be contacted within two business days and if accepted, with permit requirements and remaining fees due.
Please note we are only accepting requests for the City Park Pavilion (max capacity is 26 attendees) and the Washington Park Boathouse (max capacity is 16 participants) at this time.
Central Park Pavilion, Chief Hosa Lodge, Fleming Mansion and Montclair Civic Building are closed for events/activities until further notice
New applications are not currently being accepted for any event facility in 2021. Please continue to check this webpage for updates.
Permit holders must agree to and follow the COVID-19 special requirements as a condition of the permit.
State and City Orders can affect the status of park and event facility permits. Affected permit holders will be contacted as soon as possible should that occur.
As the COVID-19 virus remains in our community, it is important to understand that information and guidelines around gatherings and special requirements may change at any time and can impact permits.
Applications ARE NOT accepted by email at any time and NO paper application is available to complete. All reservation requests are accepted online or in-person only and must be submitted at least 30 days in advance.
The following requirements must be met no later than 21 calendar days prior to event:
When all requirements are met by the deadline (21 calendar days prior to event date) approved permits will be sent via email no later than 14 business days prior to event date.
Free, guided one (1) hour tours are available for parties who wish to see the interior of an event facility and ask additional questions before submitting a reservation application. Registered tour attendees are invited to bring one guest. View instructions on how to schedule a tour.
Schedule a Walk-through (for permit holders only):
A one (1) hour walk-through with a DPR Event Facilitator is required to obtain your approved Event Facility Permit. The walk-through will cover day-of event logistics. Permit holders are strongly encouraged to bring any vendors, family or friends who will play a role in your event. Permit holders are limited to one walkthrough. View instructions on how to schedule a walk-through.
Tour and walk-through schedules are updated on the 25th of each month.
Walk-throughs do NOT need to be scheduled earlier than 60 days prior to your event date.
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201 W. Colfax Ave, Dept 1.G.1 (1st floor)
Denver, CO 80202
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