Bordered by the State Capitol, the City and County Building, and the Denver Art Museum, Civic Center Park is the centerpiece of Denver's green space. The park blooms with 25,000 square feet of flower beds each summer and serves as a frequent event site.
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Ai Weiwei: Circle of Animals/Zodiac Heads
Oct 18, 2017 - Oct 17, 2018
Internationally acclaimed Chinese contemporary artist Ai Weiwei has reinterpreted the twelve bronze animal heads representing the traditional Chinese zodiac that once adorned the famed fountain-clock of the Yuanming Yuan, an imperial...
Denver Puzzling Adventure
Sep 2, 2017 - Feb 24, 2018
Puzzling Adventures™ are a cross between a scavenger hunt, an informative self-guided tour, and The Amazing Race®. Each adventure consists of a series of locations that you are guided to where you are required to answer questions or solve...
Tree of Transformation
Jan 18, 2018 - Apr 15, 2018
The Civic Center Conservancy is excited to announce the unveiling of Civic Center Art in the Park: Tree of Transformation. This temporary art installation, created by Denver-based artists Nick Geurts and Ryan Elmendorf of Yetiweurks, brings...
Civic Center MOVES: Fitness Tribe with November Project-Denver
Nov 1, 2017 - Apr 11, 2018
November Project is a free, grassroots, fitness tribe aimed at building community that relies on the accountability of our members to show up each morning regardless of the weather conditions or their busy schedules. Our exercise routines...
Cinco de Mayo Festival
May 5, 2018 - May 6, 2018
A weekend filled with food, fun and culture, Denver's Cinco de Mayo 'Celebrate Culture' Festival puts the spotlight on The Mile High City's vibrant Latino population. With more than 400,000 attendees expected, it's one of Denver's most fun...
Capitol Hill People's Fair
Jun 1, 2018 - Jun 3, 2018
People's Fair is Denver's oldest neighborhood festival and famous for bringing together a diverse population to celebrate community and enjoy the start to the summer. This Civic Center Park tradition welcomes community groups, artists, and...
Taste of Puerto Rico
Jun 10, 2018
The A Taste of Puerto Rico (ATOPR) Festival is deeply rooted in the Colorado community as the largest Caribbean Festival in the state. The event attracts 20,000 plus festival attendees each year. ATOPR is a fun family oriented event with...
Denver PrideFest 2018
Jun 16, 2018 - Jun 17, 2018
Recognized as one of the top ten pride events in the country, Denver's PrideFest is a celebration of community, heritage, family and culture. Produced by the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Community Center of Colorado (The Center),...
Jul 3, 2018
Join us for Independence Eve presented by Anadarko, the seventh-annual free community celebration featuring a concert, light show and fireworks display on Monday, July 3, 2018, in Denver's Civic Center Park (Colfax & Broadway) beginning...
Denver International Festival
Aug 4, 2018
The Mile High City is home to more than 2 million Denverites representing hundreds of countries and cultures from around the world. The Denver International Festival is a celebration of the best traditional food, music and art from our own...
A Taste of Colorado
Aug 31, 2018 - Sep 3, 2018
Delight your taste buds with creations from Colorado's favorite food establishments. Enjoy appetizers, entrees, and desserts in full-sized portions with friends or in sample sizes by yourself. Discover ethnic specialties or indulge in your...