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2024 Food Truck Pilot: Feast In Denver's Nature

Denver Parks and Recreation (DPR) is pleased to announce a pilot food truck hub coming to some Denver parks during the summer—Feast in Denver’s Nature! This expansion of food and beverage offerings is intended to enhance park activation and quality social experiences for park users. Find more details below and help us evaluate this pilot program by providing feedback on your experience

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Session A: June 5 - July 17

Commons Park (Little Raven & 16th St.)
  • Thursdays: 5:00-8:00 p.m.
Paco Sanchez Park (1280 Knox Ct.)
  • Wednesdays: 4:00-8:00 p.m.
  • Saturdays: 11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Washington Park (E. Kentucky Ave. & S. Downing St.)
  • Wednesdays: 4:00-8:00 p.m.
  • Saturdays: 12:00-8:00 p.m.

Park road & parking lot closures

Beginning in 2020, roads and parking lots in various parks closed to provide more space for recreation. These closures remain at some parks*. ADA parking spots are provided along the perimeter of the park where roads have been blocked. View park maps to find more information on closures

Washington Park Recreation Center:
Vehicle access to the recreation center is open via Franklin Street at both the E. Exposition and E. Kentucky Avenue entrancesView the Washington Park road closure map.


*Continued road closures: Parks & Recreation Advisory Board Presentation (2/10/21) | Survey Findings & Next Steps

Sloan's Lake Environmental Assessment

Sloan's Lake is a beloved regional asset in northwest Denver that is in need of environmental improvements to remain a resilient ecosystem and recreational amenity. 

For Sloan's Lake Environmental Assessment click here

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