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.
Five 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.
To be considered a Denver Days event, events must fit any to all of the below criteria:
Denver Days Benefits
For instructions on how to apply for block party permits and park permits.
Want to know where events happened throughout the city during Denver Days 2017? Find out here!
For the most up-to-date information on EVERYTHING Denver Days, including tips on how to host block parties, plan barbecues, and organize service projects.
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!
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.