Future Fest


Future Fest Logo


We want to see you at Future Fest 2024, on April 13 at Civic Center Park.

Bring your friends to this free event that’s all about YOUth!

  • Make new friends!
  • Try an activity!
  • Meet your Mayor!
  • Enter a creative competition!
  • Watch a performance!
  • Check out future careers!
  • Take part in a sports clinic!

YOUth belong at Future Fest 2024!
Brought to you by the City and County of Denver.


What's Future Fest?

  • Future Fest is an inclusive, free, citywide event for young people of all ages and their families.
  • Future Fest celebrates Denver’s young people for their contributions to their communities.
  • Future Fest brings dozens of incredible resources to one place, to give young people access to new skills, opportunities, and ideas.
  • Representatives will be on hand from community organizations that provide youth-centered services and opportunities.
  • Professionals from dozens of backgrounds and careers will help kids connect their passions to future interests and even careers right here in their hometown.
  • The City and County of Denver’s Office of Human Resources is coordinating Future Fest, led by their Talent Acquisition team, as a way to build community in the heart of our city, and to celebrate the promise and possibility of our youngest generation of leaders.


Plan Your Day!

Time Event
10:00 a.m. Kick Off Parade
Featuring Youth ROTC, Marching Bands, Drill Teams and Youth Service Organizations
11:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Meet Your Mayor!
Hear from City and County of Denver Mayor Mike Johnston
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
"Shark Tank"-Style Pitch Competition
Find out what team will have the winning business pitch
1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Performing Arts Showcase
Watch Denver youth show off their talents
3:00 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.
PeeWee Flag Football, Ages 5-7
Hosted by Denver Parks and Recreation and the Denver Broncos
4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Flag Football, Ages 9-14
Hosted by Denver Parks and Recreation and the Denver Broncos
4:45 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. Youth on Record Concert
Enjoy a concert on the Main Stage featuring Izel Rosas and Dogtags!
All Day Sports clinics with the Avs & Nuggets, hunt for insects, learn fire safety, explore the "Curiosity Cruiser" and more!


Location Map

Future Fest Map

Download the event map(PDF, 6MB)

Community Partners

Future Fest 2024 Community Partner Logos


Department/Agency Partners

Denver Arts & Venues
Denver Children’s Affairs
Denver Department of Transportation & Infrastructure
Denver Economic Development & Opportunity
Denver Fire Department
Denver Human Services
Denver International Airport
Denver Office of Human Resources
Denver Parks & Recreation
Denver Peak Academy
Denver Police Department
Denver Department of Public Health & Environment
Denver Public Library